Opening Night Reception & Film: Bikes vs. Cars
Fredrik Gertten, Sweden, 2015, 90 min
Bikes are changing the cities around us. Bikes vs. Cars investigates this daily traffic battle in Sao Paulo & Los Angeles.
Happy Hour at FestHQ
Ticket and pass holders are invited to join us at the weekend for a complimentary drink & to share your views on the Festival films. 21+
May 29 (5:00 - 7:00pm), May 30 & 31 (5:00-7:00pm), 518 Valencia
Centerpiece: Divide in Concord
Kris Kaczor, USA, 2014, 82 min
An entertaining tale of banning bottled water in small town America. A story of revolution & dedication as one community makes history.
Sunday, May 31, 8:30pm, Roxie Theater
Director's Choice: An Omnivorous Family's Dilemma
Hwang Yun, Republic of Korea, 2014, 105 mins
When a Korean mother becomes vegetarian she goes on a journey of discovery: revealing the impacts of intensive pig farming and the personal implications of our food choices.
Tuesday, June 2, 8:30pm, Roxie Theater
Closing Night: Landfill Harmonic
Brad Allgood and Graham Townsley, USA, 2014, 84 min
The world sends them garbage and they send back music. The Orchestra takes its inspiring spectacle of trash-into-music around the world.
Wednesday, June 3, 6:00pm, Roxie Theater
Closing Night & Party: Racing Extinction
Louie Psihoyos, USA, 2015, 90 min
Academy Award-winning The Cove director Louie Psihoyos bears witness to another global problem—mankind's role in precipitating mass extinction.
Wednesday, June 3, 8:30pm, Roxie Theater