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Women Filmmakers at the 2017 DTLA Film Fest

It’s the secret that everybody in Hollywood knows about: Women are grossly underrepresented in the film industry. A new study from USC’s Annenberg School forCommunication and Journalism, as reported in the Los Angeles Times, makes it starkly clear: "Of the 100 top-grossing movies released last year, only five were directed by women. Men received nearly

2017-11-17T12:58:53+00:00 November 17th, 2017|

Iran Filmmaker Wins Pioneer Award in LA

The 9th Downtown Los Angeles Film Festival (DTLA), held Sept. 21-30, granted its Female Pioneer Award to Iranian movie director Shiva Sanjari for her documentary biopic ‘Here the Seats Are Vacant’. Read Full Story

2017-10-16T15:00:58+00:00 October 16th, 2017|

Specialty Box Office Preview

Like Vaxxed, The Pathological Optimist did not go to other high profile festivals but did screen at the DTLA Film Festival starting on Sept. 25. The Film Arcade is opening the title at the Angelika today, followed by the Laemmle Monica on October 6 in L.A. Read Full Article

2017-10-16T14:55:47+00:00 October 16th, 2017|

Weekend Planner: 20 Of The Coolest Things To Do In Los Angeles

THE CAT THAT CHANGED AMERICA (Film) The Cat That Changed America is the documentary on P22, the mountain lion who lives in Griffith Park.The film screens at the DTLA Film Festival on Friday at 7 p.m. at Regal LA Live Cinema, followed by a Q&A with Beth Pratt-Bergstrom from Save LA Cougars and Poison Free

2017-10-16T14:49:24+00:00 October 16th, 2017|

DTLA Film Festival Announces 2017 Filmmaker Awards

DTLA Film Festival Announces 2017 Filmmaker Awards Tommy Swerdlow’s A THOUSAND JUNKIES Takes Best Picture LOS ANGELES – September 30, 2017 – In Closing Night ceremonies earlier this evening for the 9th DTLA Film Festival, A Thousand Junkies — Tommy Swerdlow’s bittersweet dark comedy about a day in the life of three Los Angeles addicts

2017-10-12T12:02:06+00:00 September 30th, 2017|

9th DTLA Film Festival To Close With 25th Anniversary Screening Of Robert Altman’s Seminal Hollywood Satire ‘THE PLAYER’

9th DTLA Film Festival To Close With 25th Anniversary Screening Of Robert Altman’s Seminal Hollywood Satire ‘THE PLAYER’ Cast and Crew Reunite for Special Screening on Saturday, Sept. 30, 6 pm, Regal L.A. LIVE Closing Night Gala Reception To Follow At Jason Vass Gallery in the Arts District LOS ANGELES — September 25, 2017 —

2017-09-25T12:30:19+00:00 September 25th, 2017|

Robert Altman’s ‘The Player’ Closes 9th Annual DTLA Film Fest

The film called "one of the all-time great Hollywood satires" by Rotten Tomatoes will appear on the big screen for one night to culminate the DTLA Film Fest. In addition, many of the original cast and crew will reunite to celebrate Robert Altman's seminal send-up of Hollywood. View Full Article

2017-10-06T13:40:26+00:00 September 25th, 2017|

Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape

Whether or not it's another nostalgic fad, cassette tapes, like vinyl records, are experiencing a resurgence, which director Zack Taylor explores in his new film, Cassette: A Documentary Mixtape. Taylor interviews Lou Ottens, the 91-year-old Dutch engineer who, while at Philips, helped develop the cassette and who, like many of us, is amused by the

2017-10-06T13:40:36+00:00 September 24th, 2017|

The DTLA Film Fest Is Back, With 100 Movies in 10 Days

DTLA - Fall brings several film trends. It’s the time of year when Hollywood studios shift from summer blockbusters to more cerebral fare. It’s also when early Oscar buzz is generated, through appearances at the Toronto International Film Festival and other happenings. Read Full Article

2017-10-06T13:40:54+00:00 September 24th, 2017|