T. Christian Miller of Pro Publica first wrote about an uninvestigated rape in 2015. The story has been turned into an article, a radio show and a book. Now it's on television.
An American indie with underlying honesty, and a documentary, 'The Life and Times of Molly Ivins'.
This week: a magnificent magical realist fable from the slums of Mexico City; plus, a heartfelt paean to psychedelic sage Ram Dass.
A bad-boy journey back to the music and art scene of the '80s, Mexico City style; plus an Iranian classic at the Pacific Film Archive
Gangster movie fans will love Giovannesi's 'Piranhas;' Plus: animated Buñuel for adults and precocious youth alike.
The Netflix show has come in for its share of criticism, not least for its graphic depiction of issues such as suicide and rape.
Some highlights of the 39th San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, which kicks off on July 18, with many East Bay screenings.
Three movies to see: a Palestinian drama about a dangerous extra-marital affair; a sharp critique of Catholicism from Jacques Rivette; and a prescient pop culture feature.
In the pantheon of filmmaking greats, Pier Paolo Pasolini stands alone. Now another great director, Abel Ferrara, has made a movie of his life, depicting his final day on earth.
This satirical comedy about one of the world's best soccer players is odd, yet entertaining.
Telegraph Avenue is a lot more "bougie" than when he was growing up, says Rob Richert, who graduated Berkeley High, a reflection of the city's changing demographics.
A documentary about the world’s first female film director (you're not alone in not knowing who that is), and the 'quiet' member of the Rolling Stones.