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Schedules are for Wed/20 through Tues/26 except where noted. Double features are noted with a . Director and year are given when available.

AMC KABUKI 8 1880 Post; www.sffs.org. $8-9. "New Italian Cinema Event": What Are You Looking For (Puccioni, 2001) Wed, 7; One Man Up (Sorrentino, 2001) Wed, 9:30; and Thurs, 7; The Comeback (Angeli, 2001) Thurs, 9:30; and Fri, 7; If I Were You (Manfredonia, 2001) Fri, 9:30; and Sat, 4:30; Our Tropical Island (Cesena, 2001) Sat, 2; and Sun, 4:30; Let's Have the Truth about Love (Apolloni, 2001) Sat, 7; and Sun, 2; Not Fair (de Lillo, 2001) Sat, 9:30; Francesca and Nunziata (Wertmuller, 2001) Sun, 7.

ARTISTS' TELEVISION ACCESS 992 Valencia; 824-3890. $5. Urban Warrior (Ehling, 2002) Thurs, 8. The Hate Man, Street Philosopher (Jaigirdar, 2002) Fri, 8. "Other Cinema": Scumrock (Moritsugu, 2002) Sat, 8:30, 10. The Last Zapatistas (Tabone) Sun, 7.

BRAVA THEATER CENTER 2789 24th St; www.cinefemme.org. $5-20. "Ecofemme," works by female directors that fuse feminist and ecological concerns Fri, 7:30, and Sat, 2.

CASTRO 429 Castro; 621-6120. $4.50-7. "Let There Be Kino!": Himalaya (Valli, 2000) Wed, 2, 4:30, 7, 9:20. "Footsteps in the Fog: Alfred Hitchcock's San Francisco": Vertigo (1958) Thurs, 7:30. Screening includes a slide presentation on Hitchcock's San Francisco filming locations by Footsteps in the Fog authors Jeff Kraft and Aaron Leventhal, as well as an appearance by Patricia Hitchcock O'Connell. Beauty and the Beast (Cocteau, 1946) Nov 22-27, 2, 4:30, 7, 9:15.

COPPOLA THEATRE San Francisco State University, 1600 Holloway; 338-6507. $3. "Counterflow: An Evening of Experimental Films" Fri, 7.

EL RIO 3158 Mission; 282-3325. Free. Karmen Geï (Ramaka, 2001) Tues, 7.

FINE ARTS CINEMA 2451 Shattuck, Berk; (510) 848-1143, www.fineartscinema.org. $4-8. All the President's Men (Pakula, 1976) Wed-Sun, 7; and Dick (Fleming, 1999) Wed-Sun, 9:35. Revenge (Wadja, 2002) Sat-Sun, 1:45, 4. Theater closed Nov 25-29.

GALERÍA DE LA RAZA 2857 24th St; 826-8009. Call for price. Ballad of a Soldier (Valdez) Thurs, 7.

JEZEBELS JOINT 510 Larkin; www.sfindie.com. Free. "SF IndieFest Microcinema": The Rocky Horror Picture Show (Sharman, 1975) Wed, 8; Ocean Park (Warfield) Thurs-Fri, 8.

LOCUS 1640 1640 Post; 863-0814, ext 117. $5-7. "A Conversation with Filmmaker Evan Leong": BLT Genesis (2002) Wed, 7:30. Screening and discussion with Leong, whose documentary is about the making of Sundance Film Festival hit Better Luck Tomorrow.

MECHANIC'S INSTITUTE LIBRARY 57 Post; 393-0100. $5. To Be or Not to Be (Lubitsch, 1942) Fri, 6.

METREON Action Theater, second fl, Fourth at Mission; 369-6086. Free. "Cowboy Bebep Weekend," back-to-back anime films Fri, 7; Sat, noon-9:30pm; Sun, noon-8pm.

MISSION CULTURAL CENTER FOR LATINO ARTS 2868 Mission; 821-1155. $6. "Cine en Español": El circo de la muerte Thurs, 7.

ODC THEATER 3153 17th St; www.odcdance.org. Free. Of Civil Rights and Wrongs: The Fred Korematsu Story (Fournier, 2000) Wed, 7.

PFA THEATER 2575 Bancroft, Berk; (510) 454-1222. $4.50-7. "Weird America": Atomic Ed and the Black Hole (Spiro, 2002) with "Stanley" (Matheson, 1995) and "Richart" (Renwick and Smallman, 2001) Wed, 7:30. "Margaret Mead Festival": Railroad of Hope (Ying, 2001) with "The Good Son" (Sandoval, 2001) and Old Believers (Sevcikova, 2001) Thurs, 7; (A)fghanistan, an Impossible State? (Rahimi, 2002) with "The World as We Know It" (Haptas and Samuelson, 2002) and Breaking Bows and Arrows (Thompson, 2001) Fri, 7; The Boot Factory (Kowalski, 2000) Fri, 9:10. "Malevich and the Cinema": Happiness (Medvedkine, 1934) Sat, 7; The Tailor from Torzhok (Protazanov, 1925) Sat, 8:30; The Kiss of Mary Pickford (Komarov, 1927) Sun, 5:30; Dorothy Vernon of Haddon Hall (Neilan, 1924) Sun, 7:10. "Trials and Film": The Thin Blue Line (Morris, 1988) Mon, 3. "Ang Lee": Ride with the Devil (1999) Mon, 7. "Alternative Visions": "Living Color: And Then," short films Tues, 7:30.

RAFAEL FILM CENTER 1118 Fourth St, San Rafael; (415) 454-1222. $5.50-8.50. Heaven (Tykwer, 2002) call for times. Rivers and Tides (Riedelsheimer, 2001) call for times. Alias Betty (Miller, 2001) call for times. Naqoyqatsi (Reggio, 2002) call for times. Standing in the Shadows of Motown (Justman, 2002) Nov 22-28, call for times. Her Israel (Tehrani, 2002) Thurs, 7. "An Academy Salute to Les Blank": "An Evening with Les Blank": "God Respects Us When We Work, But Loves Us When We Dance" (1968), "The Blues Accordin' to Lightnin' Hopkins" (1969), and "Dry Wood" (1973), plus Blank in person Fri, 8; "Werner Herzog Eats His Shoe" (1979) and "Garlic Is as Good as Ten Mothers" (1980) Sat, 2; "A Well Spent Life" (1971) and "Always for Pleasure" (1978) Sun, 2; Burden of Dreams (1982) Sun, 7.

RED VIC 1727 Haight; 668-3994. $3-6.50. Shaft (Parks, 1971) Wed, 2, 7:15, 9:25. Superfly (Parks, 1972) Thurs, 7:15, 9:20. Minority Report (Spielberg, 2002) Fri-Sat, 7, 9:55 (also Sat, 2). Atanarjuat: The Fast Runner (Kunuk, 2001) Sun, 2, 5:30, 9. A Skin Too Few: The Days of Nick Drake (Berkvens, 2000) Mon-Tues, 7:15, 9:15.

ROXIE 3117 16th St; 863-1087. $3-7. Maya (Singh, 2001) Wed-Tues, 7, 9:30 (also Wed, Sat-Sun, 2, 4:30).

SAN FRANCISCO CINEMATHEQUE Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 701 Mission; 552-1990, www.sfcinematheque.org. $4-7. "Discreet and Continuous Border Crossings: The Art of Lynn Marie Kirby:" "Program Two: The Observer and the Boundary" Thurs, 7:30. San Francisco Art Institute, 800 Chestnut. "Program Three: Relocating Boundaries" Sun, 7:30.

SAN FRANCISCO MAIN LIBRARY Koret Auditorium, 100 Larkin; 557-4277. Free. "The Western": Ballad of Cable Hogue (Peckinpah, 1970) Thurs, noon. Large-screen video presentation.

WHEELER AUDITORIUM UC Berkeley, Berk; www.berkeley.edu/news/mideast/calendar.html. Free. Her Israel (Tehrani, 2002) Sun, 4.

YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS 701 Mission; 978-ARTS. $6-7. "SF Jewish Film Festival Presents": Her Israel (Tehrani, 2002) Wed, 7:30. American Shorts," presented by NAATA's San Francisco International Asian Film Festival" Thurs, 8:15.

WHEELER AUDITORIUM UC Berkeley, Berk; www.warrenmiller.com $15.50. Storm (Miller, 2002) Wed, 8. (Also Thurs/14, 6 and 9pm and Fri/15, 6:30 and 9:30pm, Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, 3301 Lyon, S.F.)