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Klimt Klimt
Klimt; courtesy of Outsider Pictures

Hey film nerds, here's my weekly installment of film happenings in your neighborhood. Until next time kids, don't forget to be bad and get into trouble baby.

Happenings Around Town

•    Klimt (2007) Dir. Ruiz - Lumiere

Whodunit? Kenneth Branaugh Done It

Sleuth; courtesy of Sony Pictures

… In the Kitchen … With The Revolver

Island Living: The Sequel

photography by Stefanie Michejda

If Day One of Treasure Island Music Festival featured electro-centric headliners who were all about wooing the crowd with personality, Day Two’s indie rock focused lineup adopted more of a strictly business attitude, delivering mostly banter-free sets that left the audience responsible for their own between-song entertainment (resulting in the skyrocketing popularity of roving stilt-walkers and scantily-clad hula hoopers who seemed to still be recovering from Burning Man).


Island Living

photography by Stefanie Michejda

Treasure Island Music Festival

Under the Bright Lights

photography by Misha Vladimirskiy

An Uncommon Man

photography by Misha Vladimirskiy

Kweller on the Train Track

Alt pop singer/songwriter Ben Kweller played a show at Bottom of Hill that had him crooning sweet nothings from his latest self-titled album, which came out last year.

Ben Kweller at Bottom of the Hill

Ben Kweller at Bottom of the Hill

Ben Kweller at Bottom of the Hill

Fiddy Strikes Again

photography by Misha Vladimirskiy

Gangsta rapper 50 Cent blew through SF's 106 KMEL in advance of his third album, Curtis, released on Sept. 11 and comprising a string of tracks like "Ayo Technology," "I'll Still Kill" and "All of Me" that feature heavy hitters like Timbaland, Akon, Dr. Dre, Mary J. Blige and Eminem.


Show Me the Music

The next few weeks are packed full of great not-to-miss shows coming to an SF venue near you. Here are three of them that are definitely worth checking out:

Editors at the Fillmore on Thursday, September 20.


courtesy of Editors
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