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Friday, May 27

Bike-in Movie Night and Free Popcorn | Albany
Friday, May 27 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Albany Community Center
Bike-in Movie Night and Free Popcorn | Albany
May is Bike Month! Join the Albany Community Center for a “Bike-in Movie.” They have plenty of space to park your bike in a protected area, complete with a massive bike rack. The popcorn is free and will be flowing!. They will be showing ‘Breaking Away,’ a ...

Saturday, May 28

Fog City Movie Night: Finding Nemo | Richmond Dist.
Saturday, May 28 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rossi Park
Fog City Movie Night: Finding Nemo | Richmond Dist.

The Richmond District proudly presents the next installment of their outdoor movie series in Rossi Playground with family films shown in high definition on a 26 foot screen under the stars, or under the fog, as it is the Richmond after all. Come early with your ...

Wednesday, June 1

“Stations Of The Cross” Film Screening | SF
Wednesday, June 1 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*5$ Suggested donation.
| Goethe-Institut
Maria (Lea van Acken) is 14 and lives with her parents and three siblings in a small town in southern Germany. They are all strict Catholics and are part of the (fictional) Society of St. Paul. “Stations of the Cross” convincingly grapples with religious imagery and ...
Win Tix: Food on Film: “Eat Drink Man Woman” & Chef Talk | JCCSF
Wednesday, June 1 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Jewish Community Center of SF
SF Film Society and the JCCSF present a screening of Eat Drink Man Woman, along with an insightful conversation on food.  > Buy Tickets – $27 Renowned chefs and owners of State Bird Provisions and The Progress, Stuart Brioza and Nicole Krasinski consider the power and history of ...
Free Sneak Peek: “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows” | SF
Wednesday, June 1 – 7:30 pm | Cost: FREE*
*RSVP code required; arrive early as admission is not guaranteed.
| AMC Metreon 16
Free Sneak Peek:
Attend an exclusive free sneak preview advanced screening of “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows,” an American 3D science fiction action comedy film, based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles characters. Free Film Screening: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows June 1, 2016 | 7:30 ...

Thursday, June 2

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, June 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 ...

Friday, June 3

First Friday Shorts | The New Parkway
Friday, June 3 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
First Friday Shorts | The New Parkway

First Friday Shorts screens short films by Bay Area filmmakers and media arts organizations using film and video to tell stories not usually seen or heard. Join The New Parkway and discover local filmmaker talent and learn something new about your Bay Area community.

Win Tix: Senator Barbara Boxer: The Art of Tough | JCCSF
Friday, June 3 – 6:30 pm | Cost: WIN | Jewish Community Center of SF
What does it take to fight for real change? Senator Barbara Boxer calls it “the art of tough” – something she’s drawn on her whole life. Combining compassionate advocacy with scrappiness, she has spent more than three decades fighting for women, families, healthcare and environmental ...

Sunday, June 5

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, June 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 ...

Tuesday, June 7

Win: All-Star Comedy “Hail, Caesar” DVD
Enter by: Tuesday, June 7 – 12:00 pm | Cost: WIN*
*Win a free DVD
Four-time Oscar-winning filmmakers Joel and Ethan Coen (No Country for Old Men, True Grit, Fargo) write and direct Hail, Caesar, an all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood’s Golden Age. Starring Josh Brolin, George Clooney, Alden Ehrenreich, Ralph Fiennes, Jonah Hill, Scarlett Johansson, ...
Neighborhood Block Party by Proxy & SFJAZZ | Hayes Valley
Tuesday, June 7 – 5:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Proxy SF
Neighborhood Block Party by Proxy & SFJAZZ | Hayes Valley
In a reprisal of last-year’s event, PROXY and SFJAZZ host a neighborhood block party to kick-off the 34th San Francisco Jazz Festival. This free community soiree features live music from Brass Band Mission and Beso Negro, accompanied by movies on the big screen, a beer garden, ...

Thursday, June 9

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

Every 2nd Thursday of the month, California Independent Film Festival Association in association with Diablo Magazine present a free movie in Orinda Theatre’s classic movie series. The free films are sponsored by Cine Cuvee.

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

Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “Jurassic World” | Jack London Square
Thursday, June 9 – 8:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night:

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to family flick night, moviegoers can start their evenings early with dinner at one of Jack London Square’s ...

Sunday, June 12

Paraiso Parallax: Film Screening & Discussion | SF
Sunday, June 12 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Residence/SF
Paraiso Parallax: Film Screening & Discussion | SF

Join them for their 2nd Sunday in the Paraiso Parallax screening series. Paraiso Parallax is a screening series. Organized in collaboration with Simón García-Miñaúr and Ana María Montenegro Jaramillo. The selected screenings in this series aim to provoke discussion about social “imbalances’; these films were ...

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, June 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, June 13

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

Tuesday, June 14

“Bright Ideas” Student Film Festival | Concord
Tuesday, June 14 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE*
*Free. Donations are appreciated.
| Brenden Theatres
The inaugural Bright Ideas Film Festival, in partnership with the Brenden Theatres of Concord, will launch the screening of winning entries of a competition spotlighting the talents of high school, undergraduate and graduate student filmmaker from the Bay Area. Tony Alfaro and Madisun Marquez, both independent ...

Friday, June 17

Free Family Dinner & Movie | SF
Friday, June 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 ...

Saturday, June 18

Fog City Movie Night: “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” | Richmond Dist.
Saturday, June 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Rossi Park
Fog City Movie Night:

The Richmond District proudly presents the next installment of their outdoor movie series in Rossi Playground with family films shown in high definition on a 26 foot screen under the stars, or under the fog, as it is the Richmond after all. Come early with your ...

“Netflix & Chill” Open Air Movie Festival | Dolores Park
Saturday, June 18 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Dolores Park
Is this real? Would Netflix allow this? Would Dolores Park let 3,000 f*ck under blankets in the park? Something smells fishy to us, but 3,000 have already RSVPd on Facebook so we through we’d post and let you decide. Spotted presents the first “Netflix & Chill” Open Air ...

Thursday, June 23

Frameline Encore: Free Queer Film Series | Bay Area
Thursday, June 23 – 7:00 pm | Cost: FREE
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 ...

Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “The Devil Wears Prada” | Jack London Sq.
Thursday, June 23 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night:

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to family flick night, moviegoers can start their evenings early with dinner at one of Jack London Square’s ...

Sunday, June 26

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

Friday, July 1

First Friday Shorts | The New Parkway
Friday, July 1 – 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE | The New Parkway
First Friday Shorts | The New Parkway

First Friday Shorts screens short films by Bay Area filmmakers and media arts organizations using film and video to tell stories not usually seen or heard. Join The New Parkway and discover local filmmaker talent and learn something new about your Bay Area community.

Sunday, July 3

Kabuki on Film: Free Screening & Kabuki Expert Talk | San Mateo
Sunday, July 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 ...

Thursday, July 7

New Filmmakers Open Screening | Mission Dist.
Thursday, July 7 – 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 ...

Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night: “Ghostbusters” | Jack London Sq.
Thursday, July 7 – 8:00 pm | Cost: FREE | Jack London Square
Outdoor Waterfront Movie Night:

Cozy up on the waterfront this summer with free outdoor screenings of hit movies, as part of Jack London Square’s hit Waterfront Flicks series. From date night to family flick night, moviegoers can start their evenings early with dinner at one of Jack London Square’s ...

Sunday, July 10

Paraiso Parallax: Film Screening & Discussion | SF
Sunday, July 10 – 6:30 pm | Cost: FREE | Residence/SF
Paraiso Parallax: Film Screening & Discussion | SF

Join them for their 2nd Sunday in the Paraiso Parallax screening series. Paraiso Parallax is a screening series. Organized in collaboration with Simón García-Miñaúr and Ana María Montenegro Jaramillo. The selected screenings in this series aim to provoke discussion about social “imbalances’; these films were ...

Shapeshifters Cinema: Experimental Film & Music | Oakland
Sunday, July 10 – 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 ...