We kick off our coverage of the San Francisco International Asian American Film Festival and feature an in-studio performance by Good Night Robot!
Briar March’s award-winning documentary, There Once Was an Island, places a human face on the devastating effects of climate change. Donors to KPFA can receive the beautifully shot DVD and tickets to the SFIAAFF screening of Ninja Kids at the Castro Theater on Sunday, March 11 at 12:30 p.m.
We’re also excited to host a live performance by Good Night Robot, one of the acts performing in POST(al) Valentine, a music show benefiting Bindlestiff Studio in their new space!
Tree City Legends, a multidisciplinary theater work that melds post-hip hop aesthetics, urban folklore, Korean traditional tales, live music, legend, and parable, opens this week at Intersection for the Arts.
Dates: 8 p.m., February 16 – March 3, 2012
Tickets: $20-$25, www.brownpapertickets.com/event/221342
Location: Intersection for the Arts, 925 Mission St., San Francisco, CA 94103
Dream Day, at the I-Hotel Manilatown Center, pays tribute to the hip hop and graffiti pioneer with a commemoration and panel discussion event. Join in the live creation of a Dream altar. Share your thoughts and memories about Dream and your experiences with graffiti then and now.
Date: Saturday, February 18, 2-6 p.m.
Location: 868 Kearny Street
POST(al) VALENTINE: A Benefit Music show for Bindlestiff Studio features Good Night Robot, Golda + the Guns, The Savages with Special Guest
Dates: Saturday, February 18 Doors open at 7 p.m., show at 8 p.m.
Tickets: Only $10 All Ages Shows
Location: 185 Sixth Street at Howard Street
Bay Area Day of Remembrance: Carrying the Light for Justice: 70 years since EO9066, this year’s event is dedicated to the memory of Gordon Hirabayashi.
Date: Sunday, February 19, 2-4 p.m.
Location: Sundance Kabuki Cinema, 1881 Post Street, San Francisco