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Taking volcanoes as his focus, Herzog and his co-director, volcanologist Clive Oppenheimer, explore both the science and mythology behind the explosive formations.Her extended and layered JT Le Roy performance still infuriates many; but according to Albert, channeling her brilliant fiction through another identity was the only possible path to self-expression.(2016, 110 min, DCP ‘Scope)+ MY OWN PRIVATE IDAHO River Phoenix is stellar as Mike, a narcoleptic street kid who heads to Idaho, then Italy, in search of his mother; Keanu Reeves is equally fine as Scott, a slumming rich kid in search of himself, who joins Mike in his quest.sent shockwaves through the literary world when it unmasked “it boy” wunderkind JT Le Roy, whose tough prose about a sordid childhood had captivated icons and luminaries internationally. He was the creative expression of 40-year-old San Francisco former phone-sex operator turned housewife, Laura Albert.takes us down the infinitely fascinating rabbit hole of how Laura Albert—like a Cyrano de Bergerac on steroids—breathed not only words, but life, into her avatar for a decade.We believe that the best way to learn filmmaking is by making films with like-minded enthusiasts.With over 250 shorts screened to date, filmmakers continue to shine with several entries on the film festival circuit.SF Film Society presents BRIGHT LIGHTS: STARRING CARRIE FISHER AND DEBBIE REYNOLDS The complexities of one of the most wonderfully eccentric mother-daughter relationships in Hollywood are lovingly illuminated in Alexis Bloom and Fisher Stevens’ charming dual portrait.
Gus Van Sant's dreamily beautiful indie opus boldly reimagines Shakespeare's Henry IV in the milieu of Portland, Oregon's street hustlers, with William Richert's scuzzy Falstaff a standout in a supporting cast that includes James Russo, Grace Zabriskie, Udo Kier, and Brian Wilson.(1991, 102 min, DCP)SCARY COW 30TH SHORT FILM FESTIVAL Show stars at Scary Cow is a Bay Area co-op that makes short films using a community oriented model that empowers anyone with a passion for the art.We give back to our members and have awarded over 0,000 in budget money to date.So come support emerging filmmakers and vote for your favorite films. More info and tickets at SF Film Society presents INTO THE INFERNO WITH WERNER HERZOG Werner Herzog continues to engage his fascination with the power of nature in this wide-ranging documentary.
Albert’s epic and entertaining account plunges us into a glittery world of rock shows, fashion events, and the Cannes red carpet where Le Roy becomes a mysterious sensation.
As she recounts this astonishing odyssey, Albert also reveals the intricate web spun by irrepressible creative forces within her.