sf|noir photos by Scott Chernis.sf|noir photos by Scott Chernis.sf|noir photos by Scott Chernis.
Understanding sf|noir with Kamala Harris and Michael Deflorimonte & clip from Ella Fitzgerald Tribute at the Palace of Fine Arts.

“We need, each of us, to begin the awesome difficult work of love: loving ourselves so that we become able to love other people without fear.”

- June Jordan


The Spring Wine Event!

sf|noir, VIN12 and theREGISTRYBayArea.com present The Spring Wine Event! at Impact HUB Oakland on May 10, 2014. Sample Over 70 Wines – Champagne Gallery – Enjoy Music, Culture, Art & Small Bites – Mix & Mingle – Wine For Good – Dine After Wine Spend your early evening with us sipping wine and champagne, nibbling [...]


Dear White People

The San Francisco International Film Festival returns April 24-May 8 and sf|noir co-presents Dear White People, first time director Justin Simien’s award-winning satire about being a black face, in a white place. On the campus of Winchester University, a civil war is starting to erupt. An all-black residential hall is in the process of electing a new student head, [...]


Freedom Summer

The San Francisco International Film Festival returns April 24-May 8 and sf|noir co-presents Freedom Summer. Stanley Nelson’s follow up to his Emmy-winning documentary Freedom Riders (2010) powerfully captures the incendiary events of the summer of 1964 in Mississippi, the nation’s most segregated state at that time. Through the use of rare archival footage, as well as incisive [...]


Giants of Jazz on Film: Broadway to Hollywood and All That Jazz

Join sf|noir on Saturday May 3, 2014 as we continue our partnership with JCCSF to bring you the Giants of Jazz on Film series. A lot of the repertoire of classic jazz can be largely traced to the Broadway stage and Hollywood musical. Join us for an evening of film featuring jazz performances of compositions by the Gershwins, Rodgers and [...]



GOLDEN – A new refined nightlife experience draws nearly 500 to San Francisco

GOLDEN, brought to you by sf|noir in collaboration with theREGISTRYBayArea.com, combined elements of art, music and culture with a targeted marketing campaign that resonated among young and “young spirited” professionals, artists and creatives. By design, GOLDEN brought its guests back to a memorable period in music. It was a journey back to the GOLDEN Era of Hip [...]

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