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Under the Stars

Under the Stars – Precita Park

Saturday, October 2, 2021

Precita Avenue @ Folsom Street

Music: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

Namorados Da Lua — NDL, a Brazilian band well known in the Bay Area, is led by Nilo Portugal and brings together musicians from the Americas, Africa and Europe. NDL’s music is a provocative fusion of styles incorporating influences from reggae, jazz, pop, rock, and funk, as well as uniquely Brazilian rhythms of samba, forró and axé

Films: 7:00 – 9:30 pm

We’re back UNDER THE STARS at PRECITA PARK for a night of music and films.

You know the drill: Bring a picnic, a blanket, a low-back chair and dress for cool weather. No reservations required. Join us as we celebrate the filmmakers whose films we feature tonight.

This is an outdoor event, in the park

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Film Lineup

LA VIE DE MINZA
Colette Niglio
Animation      1:54
The story of Minza the Dog.

I WENT ON A DATE WITH A POLAR BEAR
Jenn Guitart
Animation, Music video      4:07
When Jenny goes out for a drink with a polar bear, they hit it off. But can they solve the bigger problems of the world?

ANOTHER PACK
George Nelson
Animation      5:56
Rocky the dog learns that unexpected changes can yield new opportunities.

LIFT EVERY VOICE AND SING
Drea Cooper and Robert Rosenwasser,
Lines Ballet
Live Performance      3:09
Jazz pianist Jason Moran and singer/songwriter Lisa Fischer perform Lift Every Voice and Sing, a hymn often called the Black national anthem. 

INTERMISSION

THE LAST BLACK MAN
IN SAN FRANCISCO
Joe Talbot
Narrative      2:02:00
Joined by his best friend, Mont, Jimmie Fails dreams of reclaiming the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco.