Filmmaker Attempts to Shed Light on Navajo Nation’s COVID Crisis and Monumental Effort to Protect its Most Vulnerable
After visiting the Navajo nation earlier this month, filmmaker Karney Hatch (Overdrawn, Plant This Movie!) was overcome by the staggering number of cases and the scale of the loss facing the community and decided to volunteer in hopes of helping the Navajo & Hopi Families COVID-19 Relief Fund raise money by shooting some footage…
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Congratulations to our longtime Premier Venue Partner (and local treasure!) Rialto Cinemas® on their 20th Anniversary! While we all have our fingers crossed that we’ll be enjoying movies together at the theater soon enough, we encourage everyone to check out Rialto virtual cinemas, which is offering a host of first run art house and independent films, including one of SDFF 2020’s top official selections, The Booksellers. The virtual cinema is also a way to continue to support our local art house theater while sheltering in place. Rialto owner Ky Boyd is also giving daily film recommendations which are (unsurprisingly) fantastic and a great way to be adventurous and sample something that may fall outside of your usual film fare.
Happy Earth Week!
SDFF 2018 Environmental documentarian helps Confront Extinction through free live lesson on Earth Day
Oscar-winning short by SDFF 2010 Alum Streams Free!
SF Gay Men’s Chorus Dedicates Original Piece to COVID-19 First Responders
SDFF2020 Original Teaser & Program
Presents Bellingcat: Truth In A Post-Truth World
with a Conversation on Investigative & Citizen Journalism
Present Dick Ogg: Fisherman & The Wild
Larry Robinson & Rebecca Evert