Film & video

saturday | 27

“Red, Hot and Be-Bop.” Part of “Jazz on Film: Giants of Jazz.” At Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California St. 8 p.m. $18-$20. (415) 292-1233.

monday | 29

“Commissar.” Screening followed by lecture with Janis Plotkin. At Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California St. 7 p.m. $15-$18. (415) 292-1233.

tuesday | 30

“Chants of Sand and Stars.” Sponsor: San Francisco Jewish Film Festival. At Jewish Community Center of San Francisco, 3200 California St. 8 p.m. $8-$9. (415) 292-1233.

wednesday | 31

“New Jewish Filmmaking Project.” Screening of clips from young Jewish filmmakers. Sponsor: San Francisco Jewish Film Festival. At Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, 701 Mission St., S.F. 6:30 and 8:15 p.m. $6-$7. (415) 978-2787.