In a semi-autobiographical story, Jimmie Fails longs to return to the Victorian home his grandfather built in the heart of San Francisco. Each week he loving and covertly tends to the home, while avoiding the current occupants. When the homeowners are suddenly forced to leave the house, Jimmie seizes the opportunity to move in. But family secrets lay buried there and Jimmie realizes that family history isn't always certain. Joined on his adventures by his best friend and artist,
Montgomery, Jimmie searches for identity and belonging in a city that is ever changing.
The Last Black Man in San Francisco is one of our top picks from Sundance 2019. Listen to our full review below!
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