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Schedules are for Wed/5 through Tues/11 except where noted. Double features are noted with a . Director and year are given when available.

ARTISTS' TELEVISION ACCESS 992 Valencia; 824-3890. $5. Courier Disaster Response Team training, with videos and a discussion for cyclists trained in disaster preparedness and response and newcomers interested in learning more about the program, Thurs, 7. "Heroes and Villains," short films presented by the Tiny Picture Club Sat, 8. Pardon! Pardon! The Cajun Mardi Gras Chase (Broussard, 2002) Sun, 8. Filmmaker Rene Broussard in person.

CASTRO 429 Castro; 621-6120. $4.50-7. Murderous Maids (Denis, 2000) 7, 9:30 (also Sat-Sun, Wed, 2, 4:30). Through Wed/12.

'FILM NIGHT IN THE PARK' Central Field, Broadway at Bank, Fairfax; (415) 453-4333. $2-5. "Against All Odds: The American Individual": Field of Dreams (Robinson, 1989) Sat, 8:40. Outdoor screening; bring seating.

FINE ARTS CINEMA 2451 Shattuck, Berk; (510) 848-1143. $4.50-8. Night of Fate (Bahloul, 1997) Wed-Thurs, 7:15 and Devil in a Blue Dress (Franklin, 1995) Wed-Thurs, 9:05 (also Sun, 5:15). It Happened Here (Brownlow and Mollo, 1963) Fri-Wed, 7:15 and Casablanca (Curtiz, 1942) Fri-Wed, 9:10 (also Sun, 5:15).

GOETHE INSTITUT INTER NATIONES 530 Bush; 263-8760. $5. "A Tribute to Wim Wenders (His Early Years)": Falsche Bewegung (1975) with "Polizefilm" (1968) Tues, 7:30.

ISTITUTO ITALIANO DI CULTURA 425 Washington; 788-6210. Free. "Homage to Nichetti": Stefano quantestorie (Nichetti, 1993) Tues, 6:30. In Italian with English subtitles.

KORET AUDITORIUM San Francisco Public Library, Main Branch, 100 Larkin; 557-4277. Free. "Before Stonewall: Pioneers of Gay and Lesbian Rights": Before Stonewall: The Making of a Gay and Lesbian Community (Rosenberg, Scagliotti, Schiller, 1984) Thurs, noon. Large-screen video presentation.

McCLYMONDS HIGH SCHOOL AUDITORIUM 2607 Myrtle, Oakl; (510) 597-1619. $5-15. A Place Named Destiny (Ginnocchio, 2002) Sat, 7. A benefit for the Destiny Arts Center.

MECHANICS' INSTITUTE LIBRARY 57 Post; 393-0100. $5. "CinemaLit Film Series 2002": Casablanca (Curtiz, 1966) Fri, 6.

MICROCINEMA Jezebel's Joint, 510 Larkin; www.sfindie.com. Free (donations accepted) Dropping Out (Osborne) Wed, 8. Ozark Savage (Steinauer) Thurs, 8. William Gibson: No Maps for These Territories (Neale) Fri, 8. Existo (Sams) Sat, 8. Digitally projected films presented by the San Francisco Independent Film Festival.

NEW PFA THEATER 2575 Bancroft, Berk; (510) 642-1412. $4.50-7. "Elegies: The Visionary Videoworks of Alexander Sokurov": And Nothing More (1982-87) with "Sonata for Hitler" (1979) Wed, 7:30; Oriental Elegy (1996) and Dolce (1999) Sat, 7:30; Dmitri Shostakovich: The Viola Sonata (1981-86) Sun, 5:30. "The Films of Joris Ivens: Cinema Without Borders": Song of the Rivers (1954) with "Indonesia Calling" (1946) Thurs, 7:30; "Visual Poetry: Short Films by Joris Ivens" Tues, 7:30. "The Films of Andrzej Munk": Passenger (1963) Fri, 7:30.

PALACE OF FINE ARTS 3301 Lyon; 392-4400, www.stirfryseminars.com. $15. Last Change for Eden, Parts One and Two (Lee, 2002) Fri, 6. Documentary about people's experiences with racism and sexism; director Lee Mun Wah in person.

RAFAEL FILM CENTER 1118 Fourth St, San Rafael; (415) 454-1222. $5.50-8.50. Enigma (Apted, 2001) call for times. Domésticas (Meirelles and Olival, 2001) Wed-Thurs, call for times. Lagaan (Gowariker, 2001) Wed-Thurs, call for times. Bartleby (Parker, 2001) Fri/7-Thurs/13, call for times. Murderous Maids (Denis, 2001) Fri/7-Thurs/13, call for times.

RED VIC 1727 Haight; 668-3994. $3-6.50. Metropolis (Rintaro, 2001) Wed-Thurs, 7, 9:20 (also Wed, 2). Wendigo (Fessenden, 2002) Fri/7-Thurs/13, 7:15, 9:15 (also Sat-Sun, 2, 4; Wed, 2).

ROXIE 3117 16th St; 863-1087. $3-7. Culture Jam (Sharpe, 2001) Wed-Thurs, 6, 8, 10 (also Wed, 2, 4). City of Lost Souls (Miike, 2000) Fri/7-Thurs/13, 7, 9:30 (also Sat-Sun, Wed, 2, 4:30; no 7 show Mon/10-Tues/11). Sunday (McDougall, 2002) Mon-Tues, 7.

SAN FRANCISCO CINEMATHEQUE Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 701 Mission. "(Mostly) New 35mm Films from Canyon Cinema" Thurs, 7:30.

SFLGBT COMMUNITY CENTER 1800 Market; www.queerculturalcenter.org. The Fatboy Chronicles (Broussard, 2001) Mon, 8. Filmmaker Rene Broussard in person.

VICTORIA THEATRE 2961 16th St; www.monsturd.com. $6. Monsturd (Popko and West, 2002) Fri-Sat, 8 (also Sat, 10); Sun, 3.

YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS 701 Mission; 978-ARTS. $3-6. "Artist-in-Residence Ellen Bruno: Samsara, Satya, and Sacrifice": Sacrifice (1998) with "Samsara" (1990) and "Satya: A Prayer for the Enemy" (1994) through July 14, Tues-Sun, noon, 2, 4. "The Film Art of Isaac Julien": Looking for Langston (Julien, 1989) through July 14, Tues-Sun, 11a.