• News & Blogs

    First Showing: "Disney Re-Releasing More Pixar/Disney Classics in 3D in 2012/2013"

    Oct 4, 2011

    "Disney has officially announced today that 'on the heels of the phenomenal success' of The Lion King 3D, they're now setting up 3D re-releases of four Disney/Pixar classics over the next two years, starting with Beauty and the Beast in 3D," reports Alex Billington. More at firstshowing.net.

  • News & Blogs

    Below the Line: "SPY Delivers Visual Effects, DI and Stereo Conversion for Coppola's 'Twixt' "

    Sep 22, 2011

    "San Francisco-based visual effects and post house SPY, a FotoKem company, recently contributed hundreds of visual effects shots, the digital intermediate and 3D conversion services for Francis Ford Coppola’s latest feature film, Twixt," reports Below the Line. More at btlnews.com.

  • July 5, 2011

    'The Big Uneasy'

    Jul 10, 2011

    Playing at Roxie, new Katrina doc 'The Big Uneasy,' questions the levees' failure in New Orleans and uncovers impending dangers in the city's future. Director and comedian Harry Shearer is scheduled to appear at both evening screenings on July 10. More at roxie.com.

  • July 5, 2011

    'Cave of Forgotten Dreams'

    Jul 7, 2011

    Viewers that may have missed the original run of Herzog's astounding 'Cave of Forgotten Dreams' have three "last" chances to catch it in the luxurious, historic environs of the Castro Theatre. Screens in 3D. More at castrotheatre.com.

  • Reviews

    Top 10s of 2009: Insiders and Fans

    Susan Gerhard
    Dec 29, 2009

    It was a big year for 3D, but Bay Area critics and film-industry folk found many other dimensions in the cinema of 2009.

  • Reviews

    3D Reloaded: Where Does 3D Go From Here?

    Sean Uyehara
    Dec 27, 2009

    The release of Avatar puts a fitting capstone on a frenzied campaign by studios to reintroduce stereoscopic 3-D to audiences in 2009.

  • Festivals

    A Royal Family

    Susan Gerhard
    Feb 21, 2007

    It's a big week for Peter Morgan, partly because the SFFS announced he'll receive the Kanbar Award for excellence in screenwriting at the 50th SFIFF.