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South Slope Cinema

OPENING NIGHT—South Slope Cinema

Friday, October 1, 2021

Alemany Market Plaza • 100 Alemany Blvd
7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Gates open at 6:00 pm

Entry by registration only.

Registration opens September 24. Mark your calendars!

Opening Night—South Slope Cinema finds us back at Alemany Market Plaza for a “pop-up drive-in” thanks to the wonderful folks at the Department of Real Estate.

It’s free admission, but capacity is limited; therefore, we must require resesrvations for each vehicle and entry is on a first-come, first-serve basis.

Sound is broadcast via an FM station on your car or portable radio.

No entry to walk-ins or people on cycles.

This is a drive-in event.

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Film lineup

SENTIENCE
Jo Niglio
Animation     2:02
A battle between a peculiar red apple and an oversized fire ant.

EMPEROR’S NEW CLOTHES  
Mark West & Barbara Bayne
Animation      3:34
A parable for all times, Hans Christian Andersen’s cautionary tale is about a vain emperor who gets exposed before his subjects.

INTRODUCING COVID MOUTH
Jin Joo
Comedy      1:13
Covid Mouth technology allows people to lead normal lives during pandemic restrictions… just like before COVID… only better.

ANOTHER PLANET
Jose Garrotte
Visual Essay     1:39
Where are we, anyway?

ARTWorks, Part 1
Drea Cooper, Robert Rosenwasser,
Lines Ballet
Dance      5:34
Alonzo King, Lines Ballet, directs dancers in rehearsal at SFMOMA.

LINEAGE
Marjorie Sturm
Documentary      7:08
Entheogenic cultivator Niko Summers discusses how plant medicines and a lineage of herbalists have helped him throughout his life.

INSIDE IN
Ana Arcioni
Experimental      5:00
What is the impact of the pandemic lockdown on our inner essence, inside?

FIRE IN THE MOUNTAIN
Eric Koziol
Dance      12:38
Carrying their ancestors’ rituals on their backs and the places they lived in their bones, at times immigrants are called by Nature to return to their mythic selves.

280 PROJECT
Sophie Constantinou
Documentary      6:00
Christopher Renfro is a young BIPOC entrepreneur, a vintner with a mission — growing grapes in San Francisco.

HARRY THE NIGHTGOWN –
“THE PAINTER”
Noah Gavrich
Music video      4:14
In a narrative music video for Harry the Nightgown’s new single “The Painter,” the singer reflects on a past relationship.

CHANGE IS COMING
Sophie Montoya
Documentary      2:15
In the midst of the earth’s destruction, a new generation of activists fights the status quo to save the earth and their own future.

TSURU-ISMS
Emiko Omori
Documentary 2:51
Artist Akemi Ina paints “Tsuru-isms” on giant origami tsuru — paper cranes symbolizing compassion, healing, peace and hope.

GUEST ARTIST
Carl Lischeske
Narrative      4:28
An artist discovers that she is not the only talented person in her home.

INDIVISIBLE
Ryan Javier
Documentary      5:17
Facing an increase in terrifying attacks, the Asian American community begins to speak out, making sure that they are HEARD.

RUBBER TRAMPS RENDEZVOUS
IN THE DESERT
Paige Bierma
Documentary      5:11
Bob Wells, the founder of the Rubber Tramps Rendezvous, goes into VanLife kicking and screaming, but comes out a believer in the nomad life.

ACROSS
Mathew Riutta
Drama      12:13
A grieving father’s journey over a bridge goes awry after he picks up a homeless veteran.

MOM’S SECRET LIFE OF TRASHING
Joshua Klipp
Documentary      7:06
A 73-year-old mom explains why picking up trash on San Francisco’s Twin Peaks is much more than just another chore.