With special guests!

Glowing in the Dark

  • Glowing neon Buddha behind a musician. Mic stands and person with long hair and a stripe shirt and drums in front of the neon sign.
  • Neon dragon sign with a white background. From the Dragon Inn.
  • Black and white image with neon glowing white sign outlining The Sun sign.

Introduced by Al Barna and Randall Ann Homan of SF Neon. Followed by a live Q&A with filmmaker Alan Goldman, plus neon historian John Atkins.

Get ready to immerse yourself into this vibrant neon scene of the 1990s. Set against a backdrop of spectacular neon footage of Vancouver, Los Angeles, and Las Vegas, this 1997 film is an illuminating exploration into the vibrant history and contemporary use of neon. The movement, power, and raw exuberance of neon is revealed through a fascinating demonstration of how neon is made, a montage of notable neon installations and commentary from a colorful array of neon experts. 

Playing as part of San Francisco: City of Neon Series. You will get a discount code for this screening if you purchase a ticket to other events in the series.

0h 48m
Harry Killas


Saturday, March 9, 2024 1:00 PM
Location Big Roxie

Note films start right at the listed showtime.
Free or discounted for members.

All ticket sales are final.