This Week at EPFC


Driftless: A Film by Gina Kelly

Driftless is a piece of direct cinema by artist/filmmaker Gina Kelly (b.1979) and was made with the intention of witnessing a friend in a state of transition on multiple levels.

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IfNotNow presents 77 STEPS

77 Steps (56 min, 2010), directed by Palestinian-Israeli filmmaker Ibtisam Mara'ana, is a personal and direct look at the political upheavals that swept Israel in 2009 and had an immense impact on the director.

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  • EPFC
  • May 22nd, 2018

The Road To Magnasanti

Just as all movies end, we will all end, and even this planet will end. What will come after is unknowable. But before all that, Marvelous Movie Mondays May curator LJ Frezza is posting videos that address progress, eschatology, and other terminal points.

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  • The Sound We See: A Los Angeles City Symphony

    Shot on Super 8 black-and-white film, this is a cinematic exploration of Los Angeles’s many environments and landscapes. A collaboration between the Los Angeles City Symphony and the Echo Park Film Center

  • I Started Off Holding The Camera and Then I Passed It On

    An EPFC Filmmobile community video project facilitated by visiting British filmmaker, artist and educator Ed Webb Ingall.

  • Free Time and Sunshine: Home Movies In Southern California

    A documentary exploring and celebrating the home movie in Southern California created by the Echo Park Film Center Fall 2013 Youth Class.

  • Chinatown Takeout

    An film noir homage exploring issues of gentrification and displacement in LA's Chinatown created by the Echo Park Film Center Spring 2017 Youth Class.