This week is full of screenings that are part of the San Francisco International Film Festival, and it’s full of shows that are part of our unofficial Fauxchella week — the week between the Coachella weekends when many of the artists hop up to the Bay Area to do concerts. Below are our picks for where to spend some free time this week.
MONDAY, APRIL 15
Screening of Nothing Fancy: Diana Kennedy
As part of SFFILM, which kicked off last Wednesday, go check out this charming food-focused documentary about a beloved figure of the Bay Area food world, cookbook author, teacher, and chef Diana Kennedy. At 95, Kennedy has solidified her position as one of the globe’s authorities on Mexican cuisine — and most recently she consulted with chef Gabriela Cámara on the opening of Cala in San Francisco. This 68-minute portrait by Elizabeth Carroll won a special