On View

film series
event series

  • Documentary Voices

    September 1–November 10, 2021

    This fall our ongoing series Documentary Voices returns to BAMPFA’s Barbro Osher Theater with a selection of classic and contemporary nonfiction films that bring history to light in a variety of engaging and inventive ways.

  • Alternative Visions

    September 8–November 17, 2021

    We open this year’s Alternative Visions series with a film/performance/lecture by Nicolás Pereda, a selection of found media curated by Jaimie Baron, and a presentation by artist Al Wong of the BAMPFA preservation of his 1977 Twin Peaks and a film installation.

  • Mill Valley Film Festival at BAMPFA

    October 8–17, 2021

    BAMPFA is pleased to partner with the Mill Valley Film Festival to present selected screenings from MVFF44 in the Barbro Osher Theater. 

  • Streaming: Recent Releases & Restorations


    Limited Streaming Engagements

    Enjoy newly released films and restored classics selected by our curators, now available in your own home.

  • Tutorials: Streaming from Home

    If you would like to watch a film from BAMPFA’s rotating selection of streaming films, you can learn how to get started with these helpful tutorials.