This Week at EPFC

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HOLDING HANDS WITH ILSE by ABRAHAM RAVETT

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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LA AIR: GELARE KHOSHGOZARAN

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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  • MMM
  • EPFC
  • May 15th, 2017
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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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  • MMM
  • EPFC
  • May 8th, 2017
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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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  • News
  • EPFC
  • May 7th, 2017
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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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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.