The San Francisco Independent Film Festival (SF Indie) celebrates its “Sweet 16″ from February 6-20, 2014. This annual festival showcases the best in independent, alternative, and subversive cinema from around the globe.
“One of the city’s biggest film festivals” – SF Station
”Sundance may have sold out, but SF IndieFest keeps it real” - Annie Lo, Flavorpill
Past guests have included Gregg Araki, Abel Ferrara, Larry Kent, Robert Romanus, Chris Gore, Don Argott, Don Coscarelli, Bruce Campbell, Penelope Spheeris, Jon Cryer, Jennifer Beals, Ryuhei Matsuda, James Duvall, Toyoda Toshiaki, Uwe Boll, Bill Plympton, Christopher Coppola, Glenn Shadix and many more. Check out the lineups of past festivals in our Archives and some of the PRESS from past festivals.
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SF IndieFest’s Sweet 16 Concludes With Another Stellar Year Looks to the Future with 2 New SF DocFest Programmers The 16th SF IndieFest came to a close last week after another fantastic year of showcasing the world’s best independent cinema at the Roxie and Brava Theater’s in San Francisco, and the New Parkway in Oakland. [...]
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Zack Parker’s third feature PROXY has been has been enjoying a controversial buzz since it premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last fall. We’re thrilled to have it at this year’s SF Indie, screening on Sunday Feb 16th and again on Thursday Feb 20th (tickets HERE). The tale begins with the violent attack of [...]
We’ve been given permission to play THE CONGRESS one more time, so if you missed it on Opening Night, here’s your chance to catch this amazing live/animation hybrid film by Ari Folman (Waltz With Bashir) starring Robin Wright, Harvey Keitel, Jon Hamm and Paul Giamatti. The film plays at the Roxie Theater Saturday February 15 [...]
Adam Hartzell at Fandor.com reports on three of this year’s festival selections that deal with disability: “It’s nice to see Indiefest include a couple films that step beyond the documentary in featuring disabled actors playing disabled characters. One is short Japanese feature There Is Light (Yukihiro Toda) and the other is the Chadian film Grigris (Mahamat-Saleh Haroun, 2013). The [...]