This Week at EPFC

  • Cinema
  • EPFC
  • September 24th, 2018

History and Memory: For Akiko and Takashige

More than simply calling attention to the gaps in the story of the Japanese American internment, this important film raises questions about collective history – questions that prompt Tajiri to daringly re-imagine and re-create what has been stolen and what has been lost.

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  • Cinema
  • EPFC
  • September 27th, 2018
2018-07-24 (2)

Belonging In The USA: Stories From Our Neighbors

A new documentary series from filmmaker, Arielle Nobile. Each episode tells the life story of an individual, our neighbor, and is framed by historical context and cultural influences, the wisdom this person has garnered as a result of their experiences, and what "belonging in the USA" means to them.

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  • MMM
  • EPFC
  • September 3rd, 2018

Marvelous Movie Mondays: Calypso

Inspired by Homer’s Odyssey, the film creates a queer reinterpretation of the nymph Calypso who traps Odysseus on her island. This intimate and sensuous rendition unveils the characters’ emotional states through subtle gestures and contemplative portraits, delving into feelings of love, longing and abandonment.

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  • News
  • EPFC
  • August 28th, 2018

EPFC On Holiday: SEPTEMBER 7 – 11

The EPFC Store and Cinema will be closed Friday September 7 through Tuesday September 11 as we take a little late summer holiday. Regular hours and events resume September 12. See you then!

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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.

  • 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.