SF Library Film Festival: The Maltese Falcon

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John Huston sketches a dark, cynical world with painfully deep perception. Detective Sam Spade’s (Humphrey Bogart) search for his partner’s killer leads him to a group of determined individuals who want the jeweled falcon of Malta: Brigid O'Shaughnessey (Mary Astor), the beautiful femme fatale, cowardly Joel Cairo (Peter Lorre), and pompously inflated Casper Gutman (Sydney Greenstreet).

This is a Films & Videos program from SFPL. From feature films to youth-made videos, we’ve got something great to watch.

Library film festival showing movies set in and/or filmed in San Francisco.

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