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2010 Opening NIght

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Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema™
2011 season

Wednesday, August 31 – Sunday, September 4

5 FREE Nights / 5 Bernal Sites


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Wednesday 8/31 — 6:30–9:30 pm
Opening Night at The Old Clam House
299 Bayshore Boulevard
Reception, Films & Music
Benefit for Bernal History Project. Suggested donation at the door of $15 includes two (2) drink tickets

6:30–7:30 pm Music & Reception
Mister Odom and the Odom Poles
7:30–8:00 pm Awards Presentation
8:00–9:00 pm Film Screening


Thursday 9/1 — 6:30–9:30 pm
Block Party on Tiffany Avenue
between 29th & Duncan Streets
in partnership with Mobile Arts Platform
Outdoor Films, Music & Fun

6:30–7:30 pm Live Music & Activities
The Patsy Chords
Make Your Own Film
Plant a Seed
7:30–9:30 pm Film Screening


Friday 9/2 — 5:00–10:00 pm
Film Crawl on Cortland Avenue
between Bennington & Anderson Streets
Music, Lounge, Films & After Party

6:00–8:00 pm Red Hill BooksHeadquarters & Lounge
401 Cortland
Michael Groh and Ted Savarese
7:00, 8:00 & 9:00 pm Film Screenings
Simultaneous presentations at 7 sites. Screening times at some sites are limited. Check the venue film listing for times.

- Progressive Grounds — 400 Cortland
- Four Star Video — 402 Cortland
- Kingmond Young Studio — 416 Cortland
- Bernal Yoga — 461 Cortland
- Bernal Branch Library — 500 Cortland
- Bernal Heights Neighborhood Center
  515 Cortland
- Inclusions Gallery — 627 Cortland

- After Party at The Lucky Horseshoe
  453 Cortland (21 years and over venue)


Saturday 9/3 — 6:30–9:30 pm
Under the Stars at Precita Park
Folsom Street at Precita Avenue
Meet-the-Fillmmakers, Music & Films

6:30–7:30 pm Live Music & Reception
Classic Rain featuring Karen Huggins
7:30–9:30 pm Film Screening


Sunday 9/4 — 6:30–9:30 pm
Closing Night at El Rio
3158 Mission Street — 21 years and over venue
Meet-the-Fillmmakers & Films
Suggested donation at the door of $10 includes
two (2) food tickets
No-host bar; No cover

6:30–7:30 pm Filmmakers Reception
7:30–9:30 pm Film Screening


Free admission. Seating at all screenings is on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees are encouraged to bring blankets and low-back beach chairs for outdoor venues. Each site is easily accessible to neighbors and citywide residents on foot or directly by BART 24th Street and SF Muni bus lines #12, #14, #24, #49 and #67.

Sponsorship and advertising opportunities can be customized for local businesses. Please contact Leslie Lombre, leslie@bhoutdoorcine.org for details.

Volunteers needed.
Program/poster distribution — to local businesses, cafes, libraries, bulletin boards, public announcement boards, and other legal posting areas. Drop announcements to businesses/residents located adjacent to screening sites.

On-site crew — set-up, welcome duties, assist at Information table, pass out programs/surveys, audience direction, light break-down.

Benefits include — an official Outdoor Cinema bicycle cap; VIP seating at all events; invitation to Wrap Party at one of our newest Local eateries.

If interested, go to Contact page/Volunteer form.

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2011 Season Sponsors

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PGE logo
PSAV logo
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Clear channel
KQED logo
KALW logo
BHNC logo
SFPT logo
Recology logo
BH REalty logo
Old Clam House
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Locavore logo
The Marsh
Brava theatre
Sports Basement logo
EHS Pilates logo