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  1. Canyon Cinema 50

    Canyon Cinema 50 Begins Now!

    Mark your calendars! Canyon Cinema 50 launches this week with the first of many (many!) screenings, performances and events commemorating the 50th anniversary of the formal incorporation of the Canyon Cinema Co-op. We’re planning eleven months of programming in the Bay Area with our presenting partners Exploratorium, Pro Arts Gallery, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film […]

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    Canyon Cinema office closed Monday, February 20th

      The Canyon Cinema office in San Francisco’s lovely Bayview neighborhood will be closed Monday, February 20th. Urgent questions or booking requests should be sent to This email address will be monitored.  

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    Canyon Cinema 50 // February 16th // Changing the Shape of Film: An evening with Barbara Hammer at Exploratorium

    Thursday, February 16th, 2017 7:30pm Kanbar Forum, Exploratorium – Pier 15, San Francisco Buy Tickets Facebook event add this event to your calendar Join us Thursday, February 16th for an evening of transmuted cinema, where images break through the traditional rectangular screen and emerge as unexpected and amorphous shapes. Working since the late 1960s, Barbara Hammer’s career […]

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    New on 35mm – Traces/Legacy, by Scott Stark

    We are pleased to announce that Scott Stark’s most recent 35mm film is now available from Canyon Cinema Traces/Legacy (2015 | 9 minutes | COLOR | SOUND) A follow-up to my 2012 film Traces, Traces/Legacy uses a device called a film recorder to print a series of digital still images onto 35mm film. Discarded Christmas trees, […]

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Spotlight on Rose Lowder

Jardins du Marais (Marsh Gardens)
Jardins du Marais (Marsh Gardens) by Rose Lowder

Jardins du Marais (Marsh Gardens)

This magnificent garden, in the Parc naturel régional de Brière, in the middle of the presqu#île de Guérande, Loire-Atlantique, in... More »