This Week at EPFC

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12/24: A NIGHT OF EXPERIMENTAL ANIMATION

From stop-motion chewing gum to CGI dancing trolls, 12/24 (Twelve Twenty-four) features a kaleidoscope of handmade and self-produced animations from both emerging and established creators mostly living and working in LA. It’s a program that celebrates the passion and struggle inherent to working frame-by-frame — whether it’s 12 or 24 per second.

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Nepantla EPFC Summer Youth Class

Nepantla: Migration Narratives - The EPFC Summer Youth Filmmaking Workshop

Nepantla (Nahuatl word for being in-between): Migration Narratives is a free 4 week, 8 session film class for youth to explore migration narratives, especially focusing on migration to Los Angeles. We invite local youth to delve into and express these untold immigrant stories through film and video. We welcome all directly impacted by immigration, whether undocumented or documented, queer and/or trans; we have all experienced Nepantla. All equipment, materials and instruction provided FREE to participating youth by EPFC.

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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.

  • 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.