Showtime Theater at The Blue Note
Willy Wilson @ Ragtag
Little Chapel @ The Picturehouse
The Cage Fighter (formerly Secret Screening Krypton)
3:45 - 5:09pm
The Cage Fighter (formerly Secret Screening Krypton)Even though Joe Carman endangers his marriage, custody of his kids and his mental and physical health, the 40-year-old pipefitter can’t pull himself away from the ring. Co-presented with the San Francisco International Film Festival
Distant Constellation (work-in-progress)
3:15 - 4:35pm
Distant Constellation (work-in-progress)Full of Tarkovskian atmospherics and featuring the inhabitants of a Turkish retirement home – pranksters, historians, artists and would-be Casanovas. A T/F Work-In-Progress Screening.
4 - 6pm
Filmmaker FêteThe Fête is our banquet to honor visiting filmmakers. Hosted by our friends at Orr Street Studios and featuring artful culinary creations from Sycamore chef Mike Odette, a James Beard Award finalist. Enjoy delicious treats, hard cider, wine, and bubbly courtesy of St. James Winery; beer from Logboat, Public House, and Rock Bridge breweries; and hand-brewed coffee from Kaldi’s all while gazing upon work by the artists of Orr Street Studios. Ticket required; open to Super Circle and Silver Circle passholders. Presented By HBO Documentary Films
Landmark Fired Up! Saturday!
4:30 - 8:30pm
Landmark Fired Up! Saturday!Another evening of warm and friendly sounds from chamber chorale (Vox Nova), to lo-fi indie (Dubb Nubb), to folk punk duo (The Big Sky), to honky tonk stomp (The Kay Brothers). Free & open to the public.
Berlin Saturday Night Showcase
8 - 12:30am
Berlin Saturday Night ShowcaseAnni Rossi, Thanya Iyer, and Mobley gift us with R&B, jazz, and harmonic bliss. Nevada Greene will be on hand to provide the evening’s soundscape, seeping into the silences with wavy loops. Free for Super/Silver, Lux, Busker Band, Juggernaut passholders, $5 general admission.
Rose Saturday Night After Party
9:30 - 1am
Rose Saturday Night After PartyThe Big Sky will greet you at the door as you prepare to dance, drink & be merry with the rockabilly grooves of Max & the Martians, the South American street stylings of Very Be Careful and the soon-to-be country legend Jack Grelle. Free for Super/Silver, Lux, Busker Band, Juggernaut passholders, $5 general admission.
10 - 11:30pm
Gimme Truth!America's favorite documentary game show challenges the audience plus a panel of esteemed contestants to determine truthiness. Local non-professional filmmakers attempt to fool seasoned directors by presenting their totally true or totally false two-minute docs. Emceed by new host Brian Babylon, who takes the baton from fallen legend Johnny St. John. Babylon is a Chicago-born comic and a frequent guest on NPR weekly news quiz show Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me. The 2017 contestants/judges are Khalik Allah (dir. Field Niggas, T/F 2015), Steve James (dir. Abacus: Small Enough to Jail), and Amanda Lipitz (dir. Step). Tech support provided by CAT. Ticket required. Presented by Showtime Documentary Films