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Out of Africa

Silicon Valley African Film Festival features screenings, marketplace and more

Mountain View's Community School of Music and Arts, 230 San Antonio Circle, hosts the sixth annual Silicon Valley African Film Festival this weekend, Oct. 16-18. Between Friday night's opening ceremonies and Sunday evening's awards, there's a chance to browse the African marketplace, sit in on discussion forums, enjoy live performances and catch more than 25 film screenings. An all-access pass is $50; single day tickets are $20-$30. For more information including a full festival schedule, go to svaff.org or call 415-774-6787.

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