This Week at EPFC

  • Cinema
  • EPFC
  • January 24th, 2017
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Okinawa Graveyard Club: Films by Chikako Yamashiro

Chikako Yamashiro is a contemporary video artist and photographer based in Naha, Okinawa exploring the legacies of Japanese colonization in the nineteenth century; the brutal Battle of Okinawa of World War II; and the ongoing occupation of Okinawa by both Japan and the American military to the present. Most of Yamashiro's practice utilizes her own body, serving to symbolize the situation of Okinawa.

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  • Cinema
  • EPFC
  • January 26th, 2017
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Femme Frontera Filmmaker Showcase

The Femme Frontera Filmmaker Showcase is a collection of short films directed by six female filmmakers from El Paso, Texas, Las Cruces, New Mexico, and Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua.

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  • Cinema
  • EPFC
  • January 28th, 2017
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THE THEATER OF CONFLICT

A rethinking of the performance of resistance and staging of dissidence, a questioning of how they can be represented – and made manifest – in moving image culture, as demonstrated by the many fragmentary works presented here that were initially intended to be viewed on the Internet.

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  • News
  • EPFC
  • January 18th, 2017

EPFC IN MEXICO CITY!

EPFC’s Paolo Davanzo and Lisa Marr are in Mexico City this week for the 12th installment of The Sound We See, an ongoing community film project that celebrates the urban environment, collaborative creativity and handmade film.

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  • MMM
  • EPFC
  • January 18th, 2017

The Park – Privacy Rules

This week, Marvelous Movie Mondays guest curator Brian C. Short presents The Park – Privacy Rules, first part of Robert Ashley’s four-part opera for television, Perfect Lives.

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EPFC at CAVE

Minneapolis friends, this one’s for you!!!! FRIDAY, JANUARY 13, Day 3 of CAVE (the Festival of Cinematic & Audio Visual Experimentation) is co-presented by The White Page Gallery and Hair & Nails Gallery in South Minneapolis. The film programs feature work curated by Ariel Teal of the Echo Park Film Center (LA) and 16mm films by Robert Todd (Boston), and installation work by Hannah Piper Burns (Portland) at Hair & Nails Gallery (35th St. & 23rd Ave).

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Watch

  • 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.