The San Francisco International Ocean Film Festival will screen over 40 films from more than a dozen countries beginning this week. Executive Director Ana Blanco stopped by KALW to give us a preview of this year’s program.
"When I go to the ocean now I realize, that what might be happening to us here locally, is probably happening to somebody else halfway around the world as well."
Satyajit Ray is India’s most acclaimed filmmaker. But from Friday, January 17th, film lovers in the Bay Area will be able to see something people in India don’t really get to experience anymore. The films of Ray, restored and cleaned, on the big screen.
Another Hole in the Head is the most popular indie horror and sci-fi film fest in San Francisco and it is marking its tenth year this month by expanding its usual two-week run to three with more locations, more movies, and more local filmmakers. George Kaskanlian spoke with KALW’s Ashleyanne Krigbaum about what creeps you’re in for this year.