Last week, SFFS Education hosted six free screenings of Fruitvale Station—with director Ryan Coogler and other special guests in attendance—for a combined audience of just over 2,000 teachers and students in San Francisco and Berkeley, including four theater screenings, one school screening, and one visit to the SF Juvenile Justice Center.Read More
Exciting news! We just announced the latest batch of FilmHouse residents, slated to move into FilmHouse in February 2013. Check out the projects they'll be working on below, and read more about the filmmakers here.
Serge Bakalian: Way of the Warthogs
Documentary feature, preproduction, 12-month residency
Way of the Warthogs features the Oakland Warthogs Youth Rugby program, the challenges faced by its student athletes and the impact of rugby in America’s inner cities. While interviewing coaches, parents, teachers, rugby players and community activists, the primary narrative of the documentary will follow the lives of four Warthog players at different stages, explore the challenges and realities of growing up in Oakland, and how the sport of rugby is changing their lives.Read More