San Francisco International Film Festival, April 5 – 19
The longest-running film festival in the Americas, the San Francisco International Film Festival (SFFILM Festival) is an extraordinary showcase of cinematic discovery and innovation in one of the country’s most beautiful cities. The 60th edition runs April 5–19 at venues across the Bay Area and features nearly 200 films and live events, 14 juried awards with close to $40,000 in cash prizes, and upwards of 100 participating filmmaker guests. See your newsletter for descriptions of the shorts.
Green Film Fest, at the Roxie, April 20 – 26
The festival includes a full program of animated ecology films from Russia and other program that include animated shorts. See your newsletter for descriptions of the shorts.