You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

San Fran Fest Honoring Three

The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy.

Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, Europa,” Otar Iosseliani’s “And There Was Light,” Mike Ockrent’s “Dancin’ Thru The Dark,” Tian Zhuangzhuang’s “Li Lianying, The Imperial Eunuch” and Slamet Rahardjo’s “My Sky, My Home.”

Event also will highlight several new works by young filmmakers, including Jane Campion’s “An Angel At My Table,” Barbara Kopple’s documentary “American Dream” and Hal Hartley’s “Trust.”

This year’s restored classic will be Fritz Lang’s silent “Dr. Mabuse, The Gambler,” originally released in two parts in 1922.

More Film

  • Progression Image 3 of 3: Final

    Film Review: Pixar's 'Coco'

    The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy. Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, […]

  • Oliver Sacks Documentary

    Film News Roundup: Paul Allen's Vulcan Productions Backs Oliver Sacks Documentary

    The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy. Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, […]

  • The Disaster Artist

    AFI Fest Adds Galas for 'Call Me by Your Name,' 'Disaster Artist,' 'Hostiles'

    The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy. Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, […]

  • Harvey Weinstein

    Colony Capital Has Three-Week Window to Avert Weinstein Co. Bankruptcy (EXCLUSIVE)

    The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy. Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, […]

  • Boo 2! A Madea Halloween

    Box Office: 'Boo 2! A Madea Halloween' to Blow Away 'Geostorm' in Slow Weekend

    The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy. Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, […]

  • Lionsgate Unveils "The World of The

    Lionsgate Unveils World's First 'Hunger Games' Theme Park

    The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy. Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, […]

  • Lawyer: Weinstein Rape Accuser's "Biggest Regret

    Lawyer: Weinstein Rape Accuser's 'Biggest Regret Is Opening That Door'

    The San Francisco Film Festival will honor avant-garde filmmaker George Kuchar, cinematographer Ernest Dickerson and the late French director Jacques Demy. Fest’s 34th edition (April 26 to May 9) will also unspool Jean-Luc Godard’s “Nouvelle Vague,” Ousmane Sembene’s “The Camp At Thiaroye,” Manoel de Oliveira’s “No, Or The Vain Glory Of Command,” Agnieszka Holland’s “Europa, […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content