South Slope Cinema — Opening Night — 10/9/20

OPENING NIGHT

Friday, OCTOBER 9
8:00–9:30 pm

Alemany Market Plaza
100 Alemany Boulevard
San Francisco

FREE admission by Eventbrite Reservation ONLY
SOLD OUT

FILM LINEUP

LETTER C!
Ryan Javier 夏浩德 
Animation
1:05
Stuck at home, Chelsea discovers the possibilities of words that begin with the letter C.

THE ESCAPE
Jo Niglio
Animation
1:30
A worm’s close encounter.

CHROMAVIRUS
J.D. Boxley
Comedy
4:19
One man trying to keep some semblance of control over his life during the time of COVID-19

WITH ME
George Nelson
Animation
2:46
Rocky, a dog, keeps himself busy while his owner is away.


TED NAIFEH – comic book artist

Jasmine Fu
Documentary
8:06
Ted Naifeh is a San Francisco artist. He discusses how overcoming his learning disability led to his work as a comic book artist.

THERE IS NO STANDING STILL, Part 1
Robert Rosenwasser
Dance
4:52
Separated by the pandemic, dancers from Alonzo King’s Lines Ballet perform in their respective spaces throughout the Americas.

LITTLE DREAMS
Phoebe Milvy-Soloff
Fantasy/Comedy
7:25
In this quirky dark comedy, a teenage girl prefers the fantasy version of her life until she discovers that growing up doesn’t mean putting away childish things

THE PERFECT FLIGHT
Joshua Izenberg
Documentary
4:58
An interest in the world of falconry opens doors and opportunities for a man in ways he couldn’t imagine.

SEWING IN THE TIME OF CONONAVIRUS
Valerie Soe
Documentary
2:00
Necessity is the Mother of Invention — In the hands of the Auntie Sewing Squad, hoarded film festival lanyards become a way to fight coronavirus.

SAD SONG KARAOKE AT EL RIO
Craig Lee
Documentary
5:18
The scene at El Rio, Your Dive bar in Bernal Heights on Sunday nights — singing sad songs is the theme of the evening.

THE HELIX SONATA
Matt Venuti
Music
3:14
Melodies, strings and bass with the Electronic Valve Instrument (EVI) and rhythmic patterns with the Free Integral Hang. Additional visuals created with the Dancing Helix; an amazing kinetic mobile that’s anchored with a crystal.

AFRICAN AMERICANS AND THE VOTE:
The Movement Lives On

Sophie Constantinou and Marisa Williams
Documentary
17.28
African American political leaders and change-makers highlight the importance and power of voting in San Francisco and the country.

SHARKS AND MINNOWS
Matthew Riutta
Drama
11:16
When Ben rehearses a dance with Shayne for their high school’s show choir, he discovers Shayne has more on his mind than jazz hands.

THE CONNECTION BETWEEN BATS AND CORONAVIRUS: Wildlife Is Not to Blame
Kristin Tieche
Documentary
10:34
What exactly is the connection between bats and coronavirus? And what are the consequences of sheltering-in-place on the further study of this relationship?

 

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