Category archives: Animation

  • Abina and the Important Men

  • Koret Auditorium @ De Young Museum (50 Hagiwara Tea Garden Dr) 6PM-8PM - [GET THIS TICKET] Abina and the Important Men (ani, 60min) by Soumyaa Behrens – Trevor Getz and Liz Clark’s graphic novel about a young woman who fights for her freedom in the courts of Africa’s gold coast in the late 1800’s comes to life in an animated feature produced by the Documentary Film Institute at San Franci[...]
  • Am Still Here

  • FRIDAY - LUSH LIFE THEATER (1320 Fillmore Street) 6PM-8PM [BUY TICKET] Am Still Here (fea, 104min) by Stephanie Bell & written/directed by Mischa Marcus– I AM STILL HERE is the story of 10-year old Layla, who was stolen from her family and thrown into America’s child sex industry. Stories of courage drawn from interviews with trafficking survivors are the foundation for the fiction[...]
  • DayBlack

  • Saturday. 2nd Act. 2pm DayBlack (19m, U S A) dir. by Justin Jordan Beneath the polluted clouds of Day Black, Georgia exists a mysterious who has killed to survive for a very long time. But Mercer no longer wants to simply exist, he wants to live. Day Black is the story of a former slave who was bitten by something in the cotton fields. Three hundred years later, he works as a tattoo arti[...]