This Week at EPFC

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Holding Hands With Ilse (2017) is Abraham Ravett’s documentary film about the search for the German teenage girl who took care of the filmmaker between 1948-1950 in Walbrzych, Poland where he was born.

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EPFC’s April/May 2017 Artist In Residence Gelare Khoshgozaran is an interdisciplinary artist and writer working across the mediums of installation, performance and writing.

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  • May 15th, 2017

A Space Exodus

The theme of Marvelous Movie Mondays for May is “Stateless” and explores the works of diaspora Syrian and Palestinian artists and their stories. A Space Exodus quirkily sets up an adapted stretch of Stanley Kubrick’s Space Odyssey in a Middle Eastern political context.

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  • May 8th, 2017

9 Days from my Window in Alleppo

The Marvelous Movie Mondays theme for May is “Stateless.” Curator Roger Hill: “This incredibly personal and moving documentary brings the audience into Aleppo and the life of the filmmaker [Issa Touma].”

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  • May 7th, 2017

It’s Time For ACTION! New Summer Series at EPFC!

ACTION! series: Cinema as Sanctuary features political documentary films and filmmaking workshops that re-assert the images and stories that remind us that a compassionate world rooted upon solidarity, friendship, and collective action is possible.

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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.