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Arthouse Movie Listings January 1-7, 2014

The Castro Theatre. Midnites for Maniacs: Nicolas Cage's 50th Birthday Extravaganza: Put those nasty Wicker Man memories to rest with a double feature of vintage Nic flicks Valley Girl and Raising Arizona. Fri., Jan. 3, 7:20 & 9:20 p.m.…
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Arthouse Movie Listings December 18-24, 2013

Artists' Television Access. Periwinkle Cinema: Voyeurs & Exhibitionists: The queer video series gets X-tra sexy for Xmas. Wed., Dec. 18, 8 p.m. $7. Shorts from the SFSU Cinema Department: S.F. State's Experimental Documentary Workshop present short films from the 2013…
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Arthouse Movie Listings December 4-10, 2013

Artists' Television Access. Other Cinema: Puppet Animation: Short films celebrate the art of stop-motion animators from the pre-pixel era. Sat., Dec. 7, 8:30 p.m. $6. 992 Valencia, San Francisco, 824-3890, Balboa Theater. Art Gods: Two premiere screenings of…
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Film, "Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?": Michel Gondry on Noam Chomsky?

"Is the Man Who Is Tall Happy?": Michel Gondry on Noam Chomsky?

How odd: a film about Noam Chomsky by Michel Gondry. And how great: a lucid dream about the basic nature of human communication. Neither a hagiography nor an ad hominem attack, this refreshingly agenda-less movie is self-described as "an animated…
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Arthouse Movie Listings November 27-December 3, 2013

Aquarium of the Bay. Who Cares About Kelsey?: Documentary about the struggles of children with behavioral disabilities, followed by a Q&A session with director Dan Habib. Mon., Dec. 2, 5 p.m. free. Embarcadero, San Francisco, 623-5300, Artists' Television…
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Music, Bouncer Bouncer Visits the Lion's Den: ING Cafe

Bouncer Visits the Lion's Den: ING Cafe

I have found Noam Chomsky's hell on earth. I have located purgatory for Occupiers. I have discovered Karl Marx's Hieronymus Bosch oil-painted nightmare. It is an investment bank cleverly disguised as an Internet cafe, and it is run by ING…
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Music, Bouncer Bouncer Talks Occupy with The Man at Sutter Station

Bouncer Talks Occupy with The Man at Sutter Station

I like bars for the same reason I like Facebook: I can come face-to-face (literally and metaphorically) with people who have different opinions than I do. When I was growing up in the middle of Illinois, liberals were hard to…
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Calendar, Urban Experience Anarchism for Dummies

Anarchism for Dummies

WED 6/29 Calling all lapsed anarchists! If you were one of those dorm-room anarchists with dirt under your fingernails and the answers to everything, you're already familiar with Noam Chomsky. But maybe something happened in the years post-college -- did…
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Music, Reviewed Department of Eagles

Department of Eagles

If you're going to call yourself Iron Chrysalis and Butterfly Emerging, you'd better make music that's damn good and weird. Luckily, the two New Yorkers in Department of Eagles have crafted a debut record that's as strangely goofy as their…
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Calendar, Urban Experience Underground Mission

Underground Mission

THURS 6/19 Sergei Eisenstein and Noam Chomsky had a love child, and they named him Craig Baldwin. A subversive intellectual with a lethal wit, the Mission District filmmaker is now 25 years into one of the most astonishing underground careers…
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Music, Reviewed Foreign Legion

Foreign Legion

Unlike its more sullen contemporaries, hip hop trio Foreign Legion has always been as concerned with making listeners smile as much as think. Sure, the Bay Area threesome name-dropped linguist Noam Chomsky on its debut CD, Kidnapper Van: Beats to…
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Calendar, Halloween

REAL ASTROLOGY For an Unreal World

Aries (March 21-April 19): I can wash a window, cook an omelet, change a tire, plant a tree, and interpret a dream faster than anyone alive. I can change a diaper while doing wheelies on a skateboard, write a great…
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