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Calendar, Night&Day Crossing Borders

Crossing Borders

Sabah, the opening-night selection in this year's Arab Film Festival, is an intelligently made, feel-good movie about a 40-year-old virgin, the put-upon sister in a large Syrian-Canadian family, who dares to sneak out of her house to swim in a…
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Calendar, Night&Day Keeping Occupied

Keeping Occupied

Legend has it that Italian director Gillo Pontecorvo's 1965 film The Battle of Algiers has served a pretty dubious dual purpose. A docudrama that chronicles the popular uprising in the Algerian capital during the late '50s against French colonial rule,…
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Best of San Francisco, Food & Drink

Best New Restaurant

You're dazzled the moment you walk in -- by the light, airy ambience, the sweeping bay views, the soaring ceilings, the rich draperies, the dramatically backlit bar, the thickly embroidered banquettes, and the deep-blue Mediterranean shade that informs not only…
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