If you’ve never been to the San Francisco DocFest in the Mission, then this is the year to go! The 9th Annual San Francisco DocFest will feature more than 50 documentary films between Oct. 14 and Oct. 28.
The event kicks off on Thursday, Oct. 14, with a 7:15 p.m. showing of “Everyday Sunshine: The Story of Fishbone,” co-directed by Chris Metzler and Lev Anderson, followed by an opening night party from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at DNA Lounge at 375 11th St. (get in free with your ticket stub for the movie).
All films will be shown at The Roxie, located at 3117 16th St. Ticket prices are from $10 to $12 and show times will vary by film (start times are usually 7:15 p.m. and 9:30 p.m. with a few showings at 5 p.m. and 8 p.m.). Check out the calendar for more details.
If you’d like to check out the closing party, it’s happening Oct. 28 from 8 p.m. to 2 a.m. at CellSpace at 2050 Bryant St. Not to be missed, it’s got a “Star Wars” theme and features Tatooine cocktails and “Star Wars” parodies in the screening rooms plus prizes for the best costumes. Tickets are $5 or free if you show up in costume or have an SF DocFest ticket stub or a festival pass.
SF DocFest Calendar of Events
SF Indie Parties