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
‘Lane 1974’ Selected As Centerpiece Film by 2017 DTLA Film Festival Director S.J. Chiro’s coming-of-age story to have its Los Angeles theatrical premiere on Sunday, Sept. 24, 7 pm, Regal L.A. LIVE LOS ANGELES — September 22, 2017 — Director’s S.J. Chiro’s poignant coming-of-age story Lane 1974, a 2017 SXSW Film Fest selection, will have
LOS ANGELES — September 14, 2017 — The 9th annual DTLA Film Festival, Sept. 21-30 at L.A. LIVE, announced today its short film line-up comprised of 10 distinctly different programs of all genres.
Apple's retail arrival in Downtown Los Angeles has been rumored many times, but now it's been reported that the deal is basically sealed for a famed venue on a section of southern Broadway that's been heating up for a while. The tech giant is "in the in the process of securing a lease for retail
Along the walls of The Theatre at Ace Hotel in downtown Los Angeles is a pair of murals, painted in 1927 when the space was known as the United Artists Theatre, depicting members of Hollywood’s creative class in heaven and studio heads as demons. In the back of the theater is a projection booth, added
LOS ANGELES - September 1, 2017 - The 9th annual DTLA Film Festival, Sept. 21-30 at L.A. LIVE, announced today its feature films including all documentary and narrative feature-length films in competition. The festival’s lineup includes motion pictures of all genres, representing countries spanning the globe. In keeping with this year’s theme - "Movies. Not walls" - the festival will host the first Enemy Nations Film Series. This series will present films from the countries labeled by immigration initiatives and Presidential tweets as homes to enemies of the state.
Here’s your chance for BIG SCREEN exposure for the cost of a good idea. DTLA Film Festival announces its 2017 trailer contest, which we’re dubbing “Café Society.” There was a time in the not-to-distant past when today’s “creative class” was called Café Society. Really. Look it up. We figure today’s denizens of DTLA are the
Sponsor Spotlight – UCLA Extension Campus Offers Entertainment Industry Classes in the Heart of DTLA
UCLA Extension helps students go from big idea to big screen and from passion to pro. If you live or work in downtown LA, top caliber training in screenwriting and other entertainment fields is right at your doorstep. UCLA Extension offers continuing higher education courses and an exceptional learning experience, all from the convenience of
Someone once asked, why is youth wasted on the young? Obviously, they had never met a student filmmaker. The next gen of directors, writers, cinematographers and editors will get their own spotlight at the next DTLA Film Fest. By popular demand, the Festival has added a new Student Film program with all selected films to
Downtown Los Angeles is undergoing its largest construction boom in modern times, and foreign investment, especially from Chinese developers, is adding thousands of residences and construction jobs, as well as restaurants, retail stores and entertainment venues, reports Lia Zhu from Los Angeles. Read Full Article