July 13, 2012 – July 19, 2012
Alejandro Zambra’s slender novella provides the scaffolding for Chilean director Cristián Jiménez’s meta-literary movie and is, in some ways, improved by the adaptation. With its shabby locations, deadpan exchanges, and a lively indie-rock score, Bonsái is a small, grounded, cumulatively poignant tragicomedy of student-boho life.
Tickets are available online or by calling the box office at (415) 762-0500.
San Francisco Film Society Cinema
1746 Post St.,
San Francisco, CA