Events on Thursday, February 7

Portal A: The New World of Political Advertising

Film: Video Art

Portal A: The New World of Political Advertising

Thursday 2/ 7 @ Jewish Community Center of San Francisco

With Nate Houghteling, Zach Blume, and Kai Hasson A video production company formed by three East Bay twentysomethings, pals since kindergarten,... 

Cory Doctorow / Homeland, the sequel to Little Brother, at The Booksmith

Books

Cory Doctorow / Homeland, the sequel to Little Brother, at The Booksmith

Thursday 2/ 7 @ The Booksmith

Fast-moving, passionate, and as current as next week, Homeland is every bit the equal of Little Brother -- a paean to... 

Jeff Garlin's Combo Platter

Comedy: Stand up

Jeff Garlin's Combo Platter

Thursday 2/ 7 @ Jewish Community Center of San Francisco

With special guests Rob Corddry and Jenny Slate Presented by SF Sketchfest Jeff Garlin’s talent encompasses writing, producing, directing, acting and... 

Ongoing Events

SF Indiefest

Film: Independent

SF Indiefest

Thursday 2/ 7 @ Various locations

Eight paties, 43 programs, and 102 screenings over 14 days. SF Indiefest turns 15 this February and the favorited annual film... 

SF Sketchfest

Comedy

SF Sketchfest

Thursday 2/ 7 @ Various San Francisco venues

Each year, in the midst of bitter weather conditions and mid-to-late January doldrums, 16 days arrive to tickle our souls with... 

<em>Girl with a Pearl Earring: Dutch Paintings from Mauritshius</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Girl with a Pearl Earring

Thursday 2/ 7 @ de Young Museum

Get ready, San Francisco: the original Netherlandish mystery girl is headed to the de Young, accompanied by over 200 drawings and... 

<em>Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance</em>

Art

Rudolf Nureyev: A Life in Dance

Thursday 2/ 7 @ de Young Museum

This special exhibition is dedicated to the life and work of the legendary dancer and choreographer Rudolf Nureyev (1938–1993). It will... 

Bay Area Latte Art Competition

Food/Wine: Competition

Bay Area Latte Art Competition

Thursday 2/ 7 @ Various locations

Aaaah, latte art, that sublime foamy touch that adds a fern- or heart-shaped message of love and caring into your bleary...