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Roxie Theater

3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
(415) 863-1087 http://www.roxie.com/

September 2018

Roxie Theater: I Am Not A Witch

September 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 7:00pm, repeating until September 27, 2018

Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Zambian-born Welsh director Rungano Nyoni is set to make her mark on British cinema with her groundbreaking first feature, I AM NOT A WITCH. Sharply satirical and boldly provocative, the film garnered incredible praise from audiences and critics alike at the Cannes 2017 Directors’ Fortnight. When eight-year-old Shula turns up alone and unannounced in a rural Zambian village, the locals are suspicious. A minor incident escalates to a full-blown witch trial, where she is found guilty and sentenced to life…

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Roxie Theater: Kusama – Infinity

September 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on September 21, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on September 21, 2018 at 8:50pm

One event on September 22, 2018 at 3:00pm

One event on September 22, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on September 22, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on September 22, 2018 at 8:50pm

One event on September 23, 2018 at 4:30pm

One event on September 23, 2018 at 6:30pm

One event on September 23, 2018 at 8:20pm

One event on September 24, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on September 24, 2018 at 8:50pm

One event on September 25, 2018 at 7:00pm

One event on September 25, 2018 at 8:50pm

One event on September 27, 2018 at 9:15pm

Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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For decades, Yayoi Kusama’s work pushed boundaries that often alienated her from both her peers and those in power in the art world. Kusama was an underdog with everything stacked against her: the trauma of growing up in Japan during World War II, life in a dysfunctional family that discouraged her creative ambitions, sexism and racism in the art establishment, mental illness in a culture where that was particularly shameful and even continuing to pursue and be devoted to her…

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Roxie Theater: The Song of Sway Lake

September 24 @ 9:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 9:00pm, repeating until September 27, 2018

Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Herbert Gold—the director and composer’s father and a Bay Area native—will lead a Q&A after the Friday 9/21 screening. Director Ari Gold will lead a Q&A after the 9pm screening on 9/26. It’s summer on Sway Lake, former playground of the Jazz Age New York aristocracy. Young music collector Ollie Sway (Rory Culkin) recruits his only friend, a rowdy Russian drifter (Robert Sheehan), to help him steal a one-of-a-kind vintage record from his own family’s glamorous lake house. Ollie believes…

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Roxie Theater: Joan Jett: Bad Reputation

September 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on September 27, 2018 at 7:00pm

Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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With brand new solo performance by Joan made for this early 9/26 screening! Footage will follow after the feature. Joan Jett is so much more than “I Love Rock ’n’ Roll.” It’s true, she became mega-famous from the number-one hit, and that fame intensified with the music video’s endless play on MTV. But that staple of popularity can’t properly define a musician. Jett put her hard work in long before the fame, ripping it up onstage as the backbone of…

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Roxie Theater: My Hero Academia: Two Heroes

September 26 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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One event on September 29, 2018 at 2:45pm

One event on October 2, 2018 at 7:00pm

Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Anime’s Hottest New Heroes Make Their Big Screen Debut! Deku and All Might receive an invitation to I-Expo, The World’s Leading Exhibition of Quirk Abilities and Hero Item Innovations. Amid the excitement, Deku meets a girl who is Quirkless, just like he once was. Suddenly, I-Expo’s Top-Of-The-Line Security System gets hacked by villains and a sinister plan is set in motion. It’s a serious threat to Hero Society and one man holds the key to it all. Directed by Kenji…

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Roxie Theater: Hola Mexico: Me Gusta Pero Me Asusta / I like It, But It Scares Me

September 28 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Hola Mexico Film Festival and RoxCine. In this box office hit from Mexico, Brayan Rodríguez, the innocent heir to a nouveau rich Sinaloa family, is sent to Mexico City to expand the mysterious family business. In the capital he meets Claudia, a spoiled millennial being pressured by her father to find a job, and their worlds collide. Appearances can be deceiving when hipster culture meets narco aesthetics in this deliciously subversive romantic screwball comedy starring Minnie West and…

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Roxie Theater: Hola Mexico: Camino a Marte / Road to Mars

September 28 @ 9:15 pm - 11:15 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Hola Mexico Film Festival and RoxCine. Emilia, who suffers from a terminal illness, embarks on a trip with her best friend Violeta, not knowing what the future holds. Along the way they meet Mark, who claims to be an extraterrestrial on a mission to destroy planet Earth because he considers humanity to be a virus. The meeting tests the friendship between Emilia and Violeta and will make them doubt everything they believed to be true. Meanwhile, Mark begins…

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Roxie Theater: Ottomaticake

September 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Director Gemma Cubero del Barrio, editor Kyung Lee, and the one-and-only Otto IN PERSON for a Q&A after the film! “Outstanding Made-in-Hawaii Documentary. An affectionate portrait of an unconventional individual.” – Mark Schilling, Film Critic at Japan Times Join the Otto Cake roller coaster ride and travel through the colorful world of Hawai’i. Cheesecake baking wizard Otto, a sweet-souled, punk rock roller-skating and drug-fighting impresario, shares his extraordinary secret recipe for joy. About the filmmaker: Gemma has been making documentary…

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Roxie Theater: SFLFF: Ruben Blades Is Not My Name

September 29 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Cine + Más San Francisco Latino Film Festival. Co-presented by RoxCine. Full schedule of SFLFF at the Roxie Theater can be found here. Latin American icon Ruben Blades was at the center of the New York Salsa revolution in the 1970’s. The film is a celebration of this living legend and his struggle to come to terms with his legacy.

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Roxie Theater: Hola Mexico: Vuelven / Tigers Are Not Afraid

September 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Hola Mexico Film Festival and RoxCine. Hailed by Oscar-winner Guillermo del Toro as one of the best Mexican films in recent years, Issa Lopez’s dark fantasy is a heartfelt genre film that surpasses all expectations. Its protagonist, 10-year-old Estrella, has three wishes. The first one is for her missing mother to return. Her wish is granted, but her mother is dead and her ghost follows her everywhere. Terrified, Estrella tries to escape by joining a gang of orphan…

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Roxie Theater: SFLFF: Oso Polar / Polar Bear

September 29 @ 9:15 pm - 11:15 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Cine + Más San Francisco Latino Film Festival. Co-presented by RoxCine. Full schedule of SFLFF at the Roxie Theater can be found here. Oso Polar is the first Mexican film entirely shot on an iPhone. It tells the story of 38-year-old Heriberto, a closeted gay man, who is seeing former classmates for the first time in many years. On a Saturday morning, Heriberto takes two of his elementary school friends, Flor and Trujillo, on a ride across Mexico…

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Roxie Theater: SFLFF: Cuban Food Stories

September 30 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Cine + Más San Francisco Latino Film Festival. Co-presented by RoxCine. Directed by Asori Soto. Documentary Feature / Cuba / 2018 / Biography, Documentary / 82 mins / English, Spanish with English subtitles / DCP / San Francisco Premiere. After ten years living as an expat in the United States, Asori Soto decides to return to his homeland of Cuba to search for the missing flavors of his childhood. Cuban Food Stories is a unique film about food,…

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Roxie Theater: Hola Mexico: Los Adioses / The Eternal Feminine

September 30 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Hola Mexico Film Festival and RoxCine. Introverted and bright, Rosario Castellano is a university student who is ahead of her time and doesn’t fit the expectations. In the early 1950s in Mexico City, she is fighting to have her voice heard in a society run by men. She is about to become one of the most important female writers in the history of Mexican literature, but her tumultuous love story with Ricardo Guerra will manifest her fragility and…

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Roxie Theater: SFLFF: Lucas Como Sara

September 30 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Roxie Theater, 3117 16th St
San Francisco, CA 94103 United States
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Presented by Cine + Más San Francisco Latino Film Festival. Co-presented by RoxCine. LUCAS COMO SARA movie trailer from Live the Reel on Vimeo. Directed by Day Garcia Narrative Feature / USA / 2017 / Comedy, Drama / 84 mins / English with English subtitles / DCP / World Premiere In Havana, Lucas has a psychedelic trip to back to the 80s after snorting his mother’s ashes while on a bender. Lucas becomes his mother somehow. He believes that being…

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