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A hundred years of San Francisco’s Roxie Theater

By Óscar Palma  San Francisco loves creativeness and uniqueness. Art in all its forms. Writing, music, dance, film, social and artistic movements, they have all combined to turn the city into a space where people have a great appreciation for … Continue reading

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60th San Francisco International Film Festival: Latino cinema

Alejandro Jodorowsky, Hong Sang-soo, Amat Escalante, los hermanos Dardenne, Brillante Mendoza, Peter Bratt, Cristi Puiu, Natalia Almada, James Ivory, Eleanor Coppola, George Lucas, Albert Serra, Ramona Diaz, Matías Piñeiro… El festival de cine con más larga trayectoria en las Américas apuesta por lo seguro para celebrar su 60 cumpleaños. Películas de cineastas consagrados, atesoradas por […]

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‘La jaula de oro’: interview with director Diego Quemada-Díez

Hundreds of people fleeing poverty in Central America perched on top of a train travel across Mexico, where they are subject to harassment by authorities, hustlers and thugs. For those who saw Sin nombre (2009), the film by Bay Area’s … Continue reading

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‘Beira Mar’: Interview with directors Filipe Matzembacher & Marcio Reolon

How do you film youth? These two young Brazilian filmmakers were able to capture the fleeting nature of youth in Beira Mar [Seashore], a vivid film with stunning performances that beautifully portrays the relationship that develops between two young boys. … Continue reading

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