Experience selections from fourteen years of CROSSROADS, San Francisco Cinematheque’s annual film festival in this ongoing daily screening, gathered by festival curator and co-founder Steve Polta as part of Bay Area Now 9. Inaugurated in 2010 and currently presented at San Francisco venue Gray Area, CROSSROADS is a curated snapshot of contemporary aesthetic trends in non-commercial artist-made film, video, and performance. For program details (and the “online echo” of CROSSROADS 2023) please see sfcinematheque.org →

Curated by BAN9 Curatorial Counsel member Gina Basso, the ongoing BAN9 Film series will span the entirety of the exhibition, featuring acclaimed Bay Area filmmakers, collectives, and new media artists. Offerings will vary monthly, reflecting BAN9’s curatorial themes and diving into the breadth and depth of the Bay Area’s vibrant film scene by highlighting the local organizations and individuals who contribute to the shape and form of the region’s rich cinematic landscape.