This Week at EPFC

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  • EPFC
  • January 19th, 2019
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ACTION! CINEMA AS CONNECTION WORKSHOP: TANI IKEDA - SURVIVOR LOVE LETTER

In this two-day free workshop as part of the ACTION! Cinema As Connection series, survivors of sexual assault and their loved ones are invited to write a Survivor Love Letter that celebrates their lives. Anyone may leave the workshop at any time if they are feeling triggered, and workshop leader Tani Ikeda has received sensitivity training.

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  • Cinema
  • EPFC
  • January 19th, 2019
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ACTION! CINEMA AS CONNECTION PRESENTS: TANI IKEDA - RESIST

Tani Ikeda will present several personal and documentary works in this program. Three episodes of "RESIST"-- a series focused on the Justice L.A. and Dignity & Power Now campaigns as they protested a proposed 3.5 billion dollar jail expansion in Los Angeles--will be featured during this screening. The series is directed by Ikeda, and calls for a reform of the prison system. This free screening is part of ACTION! Cinema as Connection, a series curated and facilitated by Penelope Uribe-Abee presenting documentary films and workshops by female filmmakers of color. ACTION! is made possible with the support of The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

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  • Cinema
  • EPFC
  • January 25th, 2019
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FORMS AND FIGURES

These complicate the relationship between the performing subject and the subject performed, pushing and pulling both to stretch the possibilities of the personal and subjective as sources of intellectual knowing.

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  • News
  • EPFC
  • January 5th, 2019
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Films and Food Saturday, January 6 at EPFC!

The Fem Tour Truck all the way from Spain’s Basque region makes a stop in Los Angeles tonight for a free Queer Food Experimental Food Workshop at 6 pm followed by a screening of feminist video art at 8 pm… See you there!

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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.