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Thursday, January 19

“America’s Wine: Legacy of Prohibition” Film Screening | SF
Thursday, January 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | California Historical Society
Join CHS for a fun and engaging night that includes a screening of the abridged version of the award-winning film America’s Wine: The Legacy of Prohibition. Pose your questions to filmmaker Carla De Luca Worfolk and sip wine while you enjoy learning about the rich history ...
“Of Civil Wrongs and Rights: The Fred Korematsu Story” Film Screening | The Presidio
Thursday, January 19 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
In Presidio Dialogues, notable authors, artists, and conversation starters explore themes from ancient history to current events through interactive dialogues, stimulating talks, panels, performances, and films. Experience a screening of the two-time Emmy Award®-winning short documentary, Of Civil Wrongs and Rights: The Fred Korematsu Story (60 ...

Exploratorium After Dark: Cinema Arts & Mechanical Melodies | Pier 15
Exploratorium After Dark: Cinema Arts & Mechanical Melodies | Pier 15
The Musical Art Quintet accompanies a program of silent films from the early days of cinema in this program co-presented by the San Francisco Silent Film Festival. The films feature mechanical wonders and inspired inventions, evoking the whimsy and wonder of our temporary exhibition Curious ...
Free “Whose Line”-Style Improv Show & Comedy Film Night | SF
Free

Made Up Theatre is hitting the road Thursday nights at 8:30 pm and bringing their award-winning improv comedy show to the beautiful city of San Francisco. The show is totally FREE, but VIP Tickets can be purchased for $5. This guarantees your seat, otherwise guests ...

Friday, January 20

“Zoovie” Movie Night: “Finding Dory” | Oakland Zoo

Put on your jammies and enjoy an evening of Zoovie magic with the whole family as the Oakland Zoo brings you another fun, family movie night. Bring your pillows, blankets, and chairs and snuggle up in our auditorium for a specially selected animal or nature-themed ...

Saturday, January 21

As If: A 90’s Cult Classic Double Feature Film Screening | Danville
Saturday, January 21 – 2:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Village Theatre Art Gallery
As If: A 90's Cult Classic Double Feature Film Screening | Danville
Spend a Saturday afternoon at the Village Theatre with a bag of freshly popped popcorn, a cold soda, and a two cult classics on the big screen. Clueless (1995) When Cher, a rich and charismatic high school student, takes the new girl at school under her wing, ...

Sunday, January 22

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, January 22 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Tuesday, January 24

“Someone You Love: The HPV Epidemic” Screening & Light Dinner | SF
Tuesday, January 24 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | UC Hastings
A free movie documentary about the Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) and light dinner is being offered at UC Hastings at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, January 24th, 2017. The movie documentary follows 5 women who suffered from HPV related cancer. The presentation will include information about the ...

Wednesday, January 25

Encore Film Series: “Of The Sea” Film Screening | SF Main Library
Wednesday, January 25 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Public Library
Encore Film Series:
Join Green Film Fest at the SF Public Library on January 25 at 6pm for a free, encore screening of 2016 Festival favorite, Of the Sea. The film screening will be followed by a discussion with the film director, Mischa Hedges. Of The Sea synopsis: Fishermen ...

Thursday, January 26

Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series: “Strike A Pose” | Bay Area
Thursday, January 26 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Roxie Theater
Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series:

Join Frameline Encore, a free community screening series, as they revisit queer film favorites, every fourth Thursday of the month. Frameline Encore aims to increase accessibility to diverse queer stories, with an emphasis on films and discussions about underrepresented experiences, such as gender variant folks and ...

Free “Whose Line”-Style Improv Show & Comedy Film Night | SF
Free

Made Up Theatre is hitting the road Thursday nights at 8:30 pm and bringing their award-winning improv comedy show to the beautiful city of San Francisco. The show is totally FREE, but VIP Tickets can be purchased for $5. This guarantees your seat, otherwise guests ...

Friday, January 27

Outdoor Movie Nights For Free | Pier 39
Friday, January 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Pier 39
Outdoor Movie Nights For Free | Pier 39
Grab your blankets and head to Pier 39 for outdoor movie nights, held the last Friday of every month through September. Before the show, get a bite to eat at one of Pier 39’s restaurants, or take advantage of special movie night discounts at participating ...

Thursday, February 2

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, February 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Artists' Television Access
New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.

The Bay Area’s only Open Screening for up and coming filmmakers takes place on the first Thursday of each month at Artists’ Television Access in the Mission. Come enjoy a supportive community of filmmakers and see your work on the big screen. Feel free to ...

Free “Whose Line”-Style Improv Show & Comedy Film Night | SF
Free

Made Up Theatre is hitting the road Thursday nights at 8:30 pm and bringing their award-winning improv comedy show to the beautiful city of San Francisco. The show is totally FREE, but VIP Tickets can be purchased for $5. This guarantees your seat, otherwise guests ...

Sunday, February 5

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, February 5 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Thursday, February 9

A Walk in the Park with David Vassar | The Presidio
Thursday, February 9 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
A Walk in the Park with David Vassar | The Presidio
Take an intimate film journey with Academy Award®-nominated and Emmy Award®-winner David Vassar through some of the greatest national parks, while learning about his lifetime of environmental filmmaking. David introduces each clip with a story, sharing memories of behind-the-camera “moments,” and places into context the ...
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, February 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 7 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special guest appearances by actors and film makers. Bring some cash for popcorn and ...

Free “Whose Line”-Style Improv Show & Comedy Film Night | SF
Free

Made Up Theatre is hitting the road Thursday nights at 8:30 pm and bringing their award-winning improv comedy show to the beautiful city of San Francisco. The show is totally FREE, but VIP Tickets can be purchased for $5. This guarantees your seat, otherwise guests ...

Sunday, February 12

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, February 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Temescal Art Center
Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland

Shapeshifters Cinema is a monthly series featuring experimental filmmakers and video artists presenting moving image work live with accompaniment from musicians and sound artists. Shapeshifters takes place the second Sunday of every month, from 8 to 9 pm (unless otherwise noted) at Temescal Art Center ...

Monday, February 13

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, February 13 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.

Cyberpunk Cinema, by Thrillhouse Records, presents cyberpunk movie classics at The Knockout in the Mission every second Monday of the month from 6:30-9 pm. They’ll show one episode of Cowboy Bebop at 6:30 pm, followed by the feature film. Use #cyberpunkcinema during the event to share ...

Thursday, February 23

“Great Highway: Journey to the Soul of Surfing” Film Screening | The Presidio
Thursday, February 23 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Presidio Officers' Club
More than just three miles of heavy waves on Ocean Beach, the Great Highway is part of the early history of California surfing and beach life. This new documentary covers it all; from the Sutro Baths to the former six million-gallon saltwater Fleishhacker Pool, once ...
Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area
Thursday, February 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location
Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area

Join Frameline Encore, a free community screening series, as they revisit queer film favorites, every fourth Thursday of the month. Frameline Encore aims to increase accessibility to diverse queer stories, with an emphasis on films and discussions about underrepresented experiences, such as gender variant folks and ...

Classic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF
Thursday, February 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
Classic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF

Monthly showings of Mexican movies from the Golden Age (Epoca de Oro) 1935 – 1959 paired with tasting of Wahaka Mezcal, a premium small-batch mezcal from Oaxaca, Mexico. Film showing will be followed by a brief discussion of the film with the audience. The series ...

Sunday, February 26

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, February 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The Knockout
'90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.

Love The Simpsons? Know The Simpsons like the back of your hand? Then join in ’90s Simpsons Trivia Night at The Knockout in the Mission District from 6-9 pm, every fourth Sunday of the month. Watch some ’90s Simpsons and answer some trivia if you ...

Thursday, March 2

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, March 2 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Artists' Television Access
New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.

The Bay Area’s only Open Screening for up and coming filmmakers takes place on the first Thursday of each month at Artists’ Television Access in the Mission. Come enjoy a supportive community of filmmakers and see your work on the big screen. Feel free to ...

Sunday, March 5

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, March 5 – 1:30 pm | Cost: FREE | San Mateo Japanese American Center
Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo

San Mateo Kabuki Club is a well-established group that holds classes on the first Sunday of every month, focusing on Kabuki performances on film. Classes are open to the public. The group is led by two very passionate and knowledgeable experts on Kabuki. Films are ...

Thursday, March 9

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, March 9 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Orinda Theatre
Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre

The Orinda Theatre hosts a free movie night at 7 pm on every second Thursday of the month. Every month showcases a new interesting classic title and sometimes you can catch special guest appearances by actors and film makers. Bring some cash for popcorn and ...

Sunday, March 12

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, March 12 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Temescal Art Center
Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland

Shapeshifters Cinema is a monthly series featuring experimental filmmakers and video artists presenting moving image work live with accompaniment from musicians and sound artists. Shapeshifters takes place the second Sunday of every month, from 8 to 9 pm (unless otherwise noted) at Temescal Art Center ...

Thursday, March 23

Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area
Thursday, March 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Secret Location
Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area

Join Frameline Encore, a free community screening series, as they revisit queer film favorites, every fourth Thursday of the month. Frameline Encore aims to increase accessibility to diverse queer stories, with an emphasis on films and discussions about underrepresented experiences, such as gender variant folks and ...

Classic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF
Thursday, March 23 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $8 | Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
Classic Mexican Movie Night (1930s-50s) & Mezcal Tasting | SF

Monthly showings of Mexican movies from the Golden Age (Epoca de Oro) 1935 – 1959 paired with tasting of Wahaka Mezcal, a premium small-batch mezcal from Oaxaca, Mexico. Film showing will be followed by a brief discussion of the film with the audience. The series ...