German Currents Kino Presents: Transit (May 17 – May 23)

As fascism spreads, German refugee Georg (Franz Rogowski) flees to Marseille and assumes the identity of the dead writer whose transit papers he is carrying. Living among refugees from around the world, Georg falls ...

Reel Science: WORLD WAR Z (May 17)

The Reel Science Film Series (presented by Digital Gym Cinema and San Diego Natural History Museum) returns for its third edition with a new slate of science-fiction movies. Featured films will be paired with a ...

German Currents Kino Presents: My Friend Raffi (Rettet Raffi)  (May 19)

A young boy embarks on a rescue mission after his pet, the adorable hamster Rafifi, is kidnapped by a smuggler named Rocky.   Synopsis: Eight-year-old Sammy has lost his favourite pet and is now searching for ...

Visions of Science Fiction – Planet of the Apes (1968) (April 8)

A year-long celebration of under-appreciated science fiction films. Presented by the Film Geeks San Diego.   “By its appeal to both the imagination and the intellect within a context of action and elemental ...

Mary Magdalene (April 19 – April 25)

The incredible story of Mary Magdalene is brought to the big-screen by director Garth Davis (LION) in collaboration with Rooney Mara as the titular character and Joaquin Phoenix as Jesus.   “An interesting ...

Film Consortium Presents: San Diego Film Week (April 13 – 14)

The 3rd Annual San Diego Film Week is a 10-day-long celebration of film in America’s Finest City. Local, national and international films will be showcased along with workshops, awards and market. The 2019 ...

Last Chance Indies: Wild Nights with Emily (May 10 – May 16)

Molly Shannon plays Emily Dickinson in this creative, charming, and comedic biopic that focuses on her struggle with being taken seriously in a male-driven literary world and her romantic relationship with another ...

Last Chance Indies: Woman at War  (May 3 – May 9)

Halla is a 50-year-old environmental activist who crusades against the local aluminum industry in Iceland. As her actions grow bolder, her life changes in the blink of an eye when she’s finally granted ...

3 Faces  (May 3 – May 9)

Iranian director Jafar Panahi’s fourth completed feature since he was officially banned from filmmaking is one of his very best. Panahi begins with a smartphone video shot by a young woman (Marziyeh Rezaei) who ...

Free Screening: Knock Down the House (May 11)

When tragedy struck her family in the midst of the financial crisis, Bronx-born Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez had to work double shifts in a restaurant to save her home from foreclosure. After losing a loved one to a ...