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Tuesday, October 24

“Meeting Snowden” Exclusive Screening with Q&A | SF
Tuesday, October 24 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Parisoma
Join them for an exclusive screening of Meeting Snowden followed by a Q&A with director Flore Vasseur. “Meeting Snowden” will premiere in the US at the UNAFF Film Festival on October 19-29th. Three activists agreed to be filmed during an extraordinary conversation about their ongoing struggles the last bastions of democracy ...
16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill
Tuesday, October 24 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Bring cash for food and drinks
| Gallery Cafe
16mm Movie Night: Vintage Monster & Horror Movies | Nob Hill

Every fourth Tuesday come to the Gallery Cafe to watch classic scary films on a vintage old-timey 16mm projector. The cafe serves beer, wine, coffee and food. The movie is free. Prepare to be scared.

Wednesday, October 25

“CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap” Diversity Film Series Free Screening | Piedmont
Wednesday, October 25 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Ellen Driscoll Playhouse
CODE uncovers the history that led to today’s male-dominated tech world and highlights the efforts of women computer coders to open this field to girls and young people of color, focusing on expanding STEAM education for all.
Win Tix: 2017 Indie Horror Film Festival | SF Two weeks of sci-fi, horror and dark fantasy not usually found in your local cineplex

Thursday, October 26

Sunset Cinema: “Girls Trip” Outdoor Movie Night | Emeryville
Thursday, October 26 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Greenway 31
Sunset Cinema:

Come and enjoy Sunset Cinema at Greenway 31, starting on Thursday, August 31 until October 26. Come early to enjoy a pre-movie happy hour with Novel Brewing plus the Bay Area Roller Derby team will be providing skate up beer service starting at 6 pm. Movies begin ...

“Animals” Horror Movie Screening | SF
Thursday, October 26 – 7:30 pm | Cost: $10 | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Celebrate Halloween on the big screen with this totally unhinged new art-shocker, which combines malevolent marital drama, bitter black comedy, and overwhelmingly surreal horror.

Friday, October 27

Friday Movie in the Park: “Star Wars: Rogue One” | McCoppin Sq.
Friday, October 27 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | McCoppin Square
Friday Movie in the Park:

Enjoy free movies at McCoppin Square in the Sunset District happening on the first four Fridays in October 2017. Movies begin at sunset, approximately 7:15 pm, but come early as the fun starts at 6 pm. Grab your family and friends, and don’t forget to bring some popcorn and ...

Saturday, October 28

“CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap” Diversity Film Series Free Screening | Oakland
Saturday, October 28 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
“CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap” Diversity Film Series Free Screening | Oakland
CODE uncovers the history that led to today’s male-dominated tech world and highlights the efforts of women computer coders to open this field to girls and young people of color, focusing on expanding STEAM education for all.
Free Chinatown Outdoor Movie Night: Jackie Chan’s “Kung Fu Yoga” | SF
Saturday, October 28 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | St. Mary’s Square
Free Chinatown Outdoor Movie Night: Jackie Chan's
See Jackie Chan’s “Kung Fu Yoga” at St. Mary’s Square Movie Night on October 28, 2017. “Kung Fu Yoga” anyone? Come out for a special movie night at St. Mary’s Square in Chinatown (651 California St.) on Saturday, October 28, from 5 to 8 p.m. The ...
’80s Halloween Dance Party, Horror Flicks & Costume Bash | Alameda
Saturday, October 28 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forbidden Island Tiki Lounge
'80s Halloween Dance Party, Horror Flicks & Costume Bash | Alameda
Dress up in your best ’80s gear and enjoy Forbidden Island’s annual ’80s Halloween Party with dance tunes and freaky ‘80s horror films starting at 9 pm on Friday, October 28, 2017. Get ready to be rocked, shocked, gored and floored. It’s another Freaky Halloween ’80s Party at ...
“The Witch” Movie Screening & Interactive Black Mass | SF
Saturday, October 28 – 9:30 pm | Cost: $15*
*Charity event: All proceeds go to St James Infirmary.
| Vogue Theatre
Satanic San Francisco hosts a screening of Robert Eggers’ film “The Witch” with a live, audience interactive Black Mass onstage. All proceeds from this event benefit St James Infirmary. Tickets ($15)

Sunday, October 29

Cemetery Bike Tour: Presidio Graveyard & Movie Night | SF
Sunday, October 29 – All Day | Cost: FREE*
*We think it's free, but bring a few bucks just a case
| Buena Vista Park
Cemetery Bike Tour: Presidio Graveyard & Movie Night | SF
‘Tis the season…for getting spooky and visiting cemeteries by bike. Part 2 of this three-part series is a mixed-terrain ramble through the Presidio to check out San Francisco’s only remaining cemeteries, followed by a special movie screening. Route: To be discussed Details: 15-20 miles + 1,000-1,500 feet ...

Tuesday, October 31

2017 Hulaween: Creepy Tiki Halloween Party | Alameda
Tuesday, October 31 – 9:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Forbidden Island Tiki Lounge
2017 Hulaween: Creepy Tiki Halloween Party | Alameda
Come in costume and spend your Halloween at a spooky tiki-themed Halloween bash with live theremin, creepy tunes, a costume contest, and scary movies for Forbidden Island’s annual Hulaween at 9 pm on October 31, 2017 in Alameda. Featuring live “spooky music” on the theremin by Robert Silverman ...

Wednesday, November 1

“Chasing Coral” Free Movie Screening | SF
Wednesday, November 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | San Francisco Main Public Library
From the director of Chasing Ice comes an epic adventure to capture the changing oceans. Coral reefs around the world are vanishing at an unprecedented rate. A team of divers, photographers, and scientists set out on a thrilling ocean adventure to discover why and to reveal ...

Thursday, November 2

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, November 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, November 5

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, November 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, November 9

Free Movie Night | Orinda Theatre
Thursday, November 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 ...

Friday, November 10

Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park
Friday Nights at the de Young | Golden Gate Park

Friday Nights at the de Young is a free after-hours art “happening” in the museum’s public spaces. The event has a new theme every time, but typically includes an eclectic mix of live music, dance performances, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures, artist demos, hands-on art activities, and more. ...

Saturday, November 11

Free Sneak Preview Movie: “The Star” | AMC Van Ness
Saturday, November 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Van Ness 14
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “The Star,” a brand new animation, adventure movie directed by Timothy Reckart. Free Film Screening: The Star November 11, 2017 | 11:00 am AMC Van Ness 14 RSVP code: xjHnc89451 Tickets available through https://www.sonyscreenings.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending on demand, passes ...
Free Sneak Preview Movie: “The Star” | AMC Mercado
Saturday, November 11 – 11:00 am | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Mercado
Free Sneak Preview Movie:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “The Star,” a brand new animation, adventure movie directed by Timothy Reckart. Free Film Screening: The Star November 11, 2017 | 11:00 am AMC Mercado RSVP code: EjpXR19928 Tickets available through https://www.sonyscreenings.com/main/code_redeem Tickets are free, but subject to availability. Depending on demand, passes may be ...
Zoovie Night: “The Angry Birds Moovie” | Oakland Zoo
Saturday, November 11 – 6:30 pm | Cost: $7 | Oakland Zoo
Zoovie Night:
An RSVP is required.

Sunday, November 12

CatVideoFest 2017: Favorite Felines on the Big Screen | SF
Sunday, November 12 – 2:00 pm | Cost: $12 | Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
CatVideoFest 2017: Favorite Felines on the Big Screen | SF
Watch the best internet cat videos on YBCA’s big screen. CatVideoFest 2017 will feature 80 minutes of footage of your favorite internet felines and will be presented in the YBCA Theater. Arrive early to partake in cat-themed activities and stay afterward for their Happy Meow-hour. CatVideoFest ...
Veteran’s Day Free Movie Screening: “Dr Strangelove” | Oakland
Sunday, November 12 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| The New Parkway
Veteran's Day Free Movie Screening:
Come celebrate Veteran’s Day with The Mission Continues Oakland 1st and San Francisco 1st Service Platoons by enjoying a movie on the big screen while sitting in one of the New Parkway’s comfy couch amphitheaters. They’ll be showing Stanley Kubrick’s “Dr. Strangelove, or: How I Learned ...
Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, November 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, November 13

Cyberpunk Cinema Night | Mission Dist.
Monday, November 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 ...

Friday, November 17

Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF
Friday, November 17 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Minnie & Lovie Ward Rec Park
Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF

Every third Friday, the OMI Family Resource Center in San Francisco invites you to their free monthly dinner and movie night. Free, but please note, space is limited. Dinner is free, but it’s limited to the first 50 people. The menu varies monthly. Movies starts at 5 ...

Sunday, November 19

Sunday Film Screening & Free Popcorn: King Corn | Berkeley
Sunday, November 19 – 3:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free but an RSVP is required.
| Ecology Center
Sunday Film Screening & Free Popcorn: King Corn | Berkeley

They are excited to announce their Fall Film Series at the Ecology Center. In an effort to open up their space to the community, while providing an accessible format for fostering discussions around the various climate issues they cover, they will be hosting free monthly ...

Thursday, November 23

Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area
Thursday, November 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 ...

Sunday, November 26

’90s Simpsons Trivia Night & Watch Party | Mission Dist.
Sunday, November 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 ...

Sunday, December 3

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, December 3 – 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 ...