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LGBTQ lives explored in SFJFF 38

LGBTQ lives explored in SFJFF 38

By David Lamble

The 38th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival returns, with 49 programs including a handful of LGBTQ-themed features.

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By Tavo Amador | July 18, 2018

Exceptionally handsome, tall, buffed, blonde, blue-eyed, Tab Hunter - named by agent Henry Willson, who also christened Rock Hudson - was labeled the "Sigh Guy," and had countless teenage girls (and boys) fantasizing about him.

By Sari Staver | July 18, 2018

The San Francisco Jewish Film Festival will screen two films and will hold a panel discussion focusing on women behind and in front of the lens who are revolutionizing the way women are presented in film.


By David Lamble | July 18, 2018

In "The Cakemaker" Thomas, a baker living in Berlin, meets Oren, a furtive Israeli with a sweet tooth.

By David Lamble | July 11, 2018

Here's a summary of films from Frameline 42 that have already secured theater distribution or TV deals.


By Erin Blackwell | July 11, 2018

Watching Bruce LaBruce's new movie induced flashbacks of woman-only space in all its glory and terror.

By David-Elijah Nahmod | July 10, 2018

Arthur Andrew Kelm has died, age 86. World famous as Tab Hunter, he became an iconic heartthrob in 1950s Hollywood and also enjoyed a successful career as a recording artist.


By David Lamble | July 4, 2018

Documentary director Eugene Jarecki delivers an impressive cast of show-biz heavyweights to give their take on Elvis Presley from the backseat of his 1963 Rolls-Royce.

By David Lamble | July 4, 2018

San Francisco's Roxie cinema, in business since 1909, offers an eclectic array of summer fare ranging from indie master Hal Ashby's best to classics from queer auteur Gus Van Sant.


By David Lamble | June 27, 2018

The Castro Theatre ends June and kicks off July with an arresting series of big dramas from SF's Francis Ford Coppola and NYC-raised expat Stanley Kubrick.

By Sura Wood | June 27, 2018

Amidst recent campaigns for recognition of black talent in front of and behind the camera, "Black Powers: Reframing Hollywood" couldn't be more timely.


By Erin Blackwell | June 27, 2018

There are so many lesbians running around now, it's hard to imagine a time when they were at a premium.

By Erin Blackwell | June 27, 2018

A 2017 documentary, shot in 2014, introduces the work of a tall Dutchman named Piet Oudolf, an innovative landscape gardener.


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