Talk about public displays of affection! This weekend kicks off the 2009 Good Vibrations Independent Erotic Film Festival. Remember, it’s OK to get a little dirty.
Saturday, September 12
What: Screening of Courtney Trouble’s new release, Speakeasy; live music; prizes; and Good Vibes merchandise for sale
When: 9 p.m.
Where: El Rio at 3158 Mission Street in San Francisco
Sunday, September 13
What: Dr. Carol Queen presents weird and vintage XXX clips
When: 9 p.m.
Where: Amnesia at 853 Valencia Street in San Francisco
Tuesday, September 15
What: screening of BDSM: It’s Not What You Think! followed by a director Q&A, again hosted by Dr. Carol Queen
When: 7:30 p.m.
Where: Center for Sex and Culture at 1519 Mission Street in San Francisco
Wednesday, September 16
What: an art show involving April Flores’ Voluptuous CyberSkin Love Toy, plus a Glamazons DVD release party
When: 5 to 7 p.m.
Where: Good Vibrations Polk Street Gallery at 1620 Polk Street in San Francisco
What: Georgina Spelvin will accompany her classic film The Devil in Miss Jones
When: 7 p.m.
Where: Lumiere Theatre at 1572 California Street in San Francisco
Thursday, September 17
What: Peaches Christ and Dr. Carol Queen host the main attraction, the actual film competition
When: 8 p.m.
Where: Castro Theatre at 429 Castro Street in San Francisco
What: the after party with the filmmakers
When: 10 p.m.
Where: Trigger at 2344 Market Street in San Francisco
Cost: Free to festival audience