Welcome to the Coastside Film Society website!
The Coastside Film Society exists:
- To provide a venue for the viewing of independent films, emphasizing
works produced by local filmakers;
- To offer workshops in filmmaking skills of all types and levels;
- To encourage local film projects by society members.
Next Event: May 24, 2013
An Evening of Contemporary Animation
Animation historian Karl Cohen will host a night of contemporary international animation guaranteed to expand your consciousness of what this art form can be.
Enjoy award-winning work from Japan, Argentina, Canada, England and the US. This selection of films explores a wide range of techniques and new creative approaches to storytelling. An outstanding collection intended to amaze adults and older teens.
Karl Cohen is an animation historian and collector, a professor of animation history at San Francisco State University, president of the San Francisco chapter of the international animation organization, ASIFA, and author of many books and articles on animation. He will lead a discussion about his selected films after the program.
Click on the links below for details.