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Schedules are for Wed/21-Tues/27 except where noted. Director and year are given when available. Double features are marked with a •. All times p.m. unless otherwise specified.

ARTISTS' TELEVISION ACCESS 992 Valencia, SF; $6. "Periwinkle Queen Cinema Series," short films, Wed, 8. "Films from Four Mountain Ranges by Marcy Saude," Fri, 8.

BALBOA 3620 Balboa, SF; $20. "Opera and Ballet at the Balboa:" La Traviata, performed at the Royal Opera House, Wed, 7:30. •Class Concert and Giselle, performed by the Bolshoi Ballet, Sat-Sun, 10am.

BERKELEY FELLOWSHIP OF UNITARIAN UNIVERSALISTS 1924 Cedar, Berk; (510) 841-4824, $5-10. The Battle of Chernobyl (Johnson, 2006), Fri, 7.

CASTRO 429 Castro, SF; (415) 621-6120, $7.50-15. Mary Lou (Fox, 2010), Wed, 2, 5:15, 8:15. "Good Vibrations Indie Erotic Film Festival," party and short-film competition (more info at, Thurs, 7. The Little Mermaid (Clements and Musker, 1989), presented sing-a-long style, Fri-Sun, 7pm (also Sat-Sun, 2:30).

CHRISTOPHER B. SMITH RAFAEL FILM CENTER 1118 Fourth St, San Rafael; (415) 454-1222, $5.50-10.25. The Hedgehog (Achache, 2010), call for dates and times. Love Crime (Corneau, 2010), call for dates and times. Mozart's Sister (Féret, 2010), call for dates and times. Senna (Kapadia, 2011), call for dates and times. A Fall From Freedom (Minasian, 2011), Sun, 7. Farmageddon (Canty, 2011), Sun, 4:15.

"FILM NIGHT IN THE PARK" This week: Dolores Park, 19th St at Dolores, SF; (415) 272-2756, Donations accepted. Top Gun (Scott, 1986), Sat, 8.

JACK LONDON SQUARE 66 Franklin, Oakl; Free. "Waterfront Flicks:" Chocolat (Hallström, 2000), Thurs, sunset.

MECHANICS' INSTITUTE 57 Post, SF; (415) 393-0100, $10 (reservations required as seating is limited). "CinemaLit Film Series: Euro Passages:" Since Otar Left (Bertuccelli, 2003), Fri, 6.

"OAKLAND INTERNATIONAL FILM FESTIVAL" Grand Lake, 3200 Grand, Oakl; $10. Yelling to the Sky (Mahoney), Thurs, 8. Also Fri, 7:30 and Sat, 5:15 at NIMBY, 8410 Amelia, Oakl. Films, music, and food trucks.

PACIFIC FILM ARCHIVE 2575 Bancroft, Berk; (510) 642-5249, $5.50-9.50. "Kino-Eye: The Revolutionary Cinema of Dziga Vertov:" A Sixth Part of the World (Vertov, 1926), Wed, 7:30; Enthusiasm: Symphony of the Donbass (Vertov, 1930), Fri, 7; Kino-Pravda, Nos. 1-8 (Vertov, 1922), Sun, 2; Kino-Week Nos. 1, 3, 4, 5, 21–25 (1981), Tues, 7. "UCLA Festival of Preservation:" "On the Vitaphone: 1928-1930," Thurs, 7. "A Theater Near You:" Diary of a Country Priest (Bresson, 1950), Fri, 8:30 and Sun, 4:15. "Anatolian Outlaw: Yilmaz Güney:" Yol (Güney and Gören, 1982), Sat, 6:30; The Friend (Güney, 1974), Sat, 8:40.

LA PEÑA CULTURAL CENTER 3105 Shattuck, Berk; $5. "FistUp Hip-Hop Film Festival:" Black August (2010), Thurs, 7:30.

PRESIDIO 2340 Chestnut, SF; $5. "Slow Food on Film presents:" Lunch Line (Park and Graziano, 2009), Thurs, 6.

ROXIE 3117 and 3125 16th St, SF; (415) 863-1087, $5-9.75. Cold Fish (Sono, 2011), Wed, 6:50, 9:35 and Thurs, 9. The Future (July, 2011), Wed-Thurs, 7 (also Wed, 9). "San Francisco Irish Film Festival:" The Runaway (Power, 2010), Thurs, 8; festival continues Wed-Sun. Visit for schedule.

SAN FRANCISCO PUBLIC LIBRARY 100 Larkin, SF; Free. "Bay Area Community Cinema:" Women, War, and Peace (Disney, Hogan, and Reticker), Tues, 5:45.

SFFS NEW PEOPLE CINEMA 1746 Post, SF; $13-15. "Hong Kong Cinema," recent films from Hong Kong directors Benny Chan, Ann Hui, Johnnie To, and more, Fri-Sun.

YERBA BUENA CENTER FOR THE ARTS 701 Mission, SF; (415) 978-2787, $6-8. "Greetings on Behalf of the People of Our Planet!," short "live documentaries" by Dave Cerf and Sam Green, Thurs and Sat, 7:30.

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