‘Potter,’ ‘X-Men,’ ‘Apes’ vie for visual Oscar

The Academy Award for visual effects is shaping up into a showdown among such heroes as Harry Potter, the X-Men, the Transformers and Captain America…

Screening Room picks 2011′s Top 10 Films

Especially noteworthy is the performance of the last film in the Harry Potter franchise…

Movie crowds dip to 16-year low as apathy lingers

An “Avatar” hangover accounted for Hollywood’s dismal showing early this year, when revenues lagged far behind 2010 receipts that had been inflated by the huge success…

Screening Room – THE FLOWERS OF WAR

A group of convent girls, a bevy of famous prostitutes of the city and an American mortician, seek refuge in a Catholic cathedral…

Screening Room – Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy

retired spy George Smiley (Gary Oldman), returns to MI6 to flush out the mole at the top echelon of the British Secret Intelligence Service…

Zhang Yimou on THE FLOWERS OF WAR

In an exclusive interview with KTSF, Zhang Yimou says…

Screening Room – SHAME

Sex. Like food, it is one of the many joys in life. However, it is also…

Screening Room – THE ARTIST

When cinema began to provide entertainment for the masses in the early twentieth century…

Young Filmmakers Feature – Cinema as a Learning Tool

Deciding on the camera angle, 12-year-old Chinese student Miles Chen looked very serious…

Young Filmmakers Feature – Cinema as a Learning Tool

We have a network of 3,500 teachers in the Bay Area. We reach out to new teachers as well…