Silver Lake Picture Show

Filmmaker Q&A: Wanjiru Njendu

Thanks for sharing your short film with the Picture Show! Tell us a little bit about yourself as a filmmaker (and a person). I am originally from Kenya and went to film school in Boston – Emerson College. E.T was the film that influenced and inspired me to be a filmmaker. My parents encourage reading […]

Filmmaker Q&A: Boob Sweat

Thanks for sharing your short film with the Picture Show! Tell us a little bit about yourself as filmmakers (and as people). We all just graduated from USC’s School of Cinematic Arts in May and are facing the exciting, existential crisis-ridden independence that comes with it.  All of us love comedy and stories about awkward, […]

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The Legend behind Topo Chico

Topo Chico has been generous enough to sponsor two free outdoor movies this summer as well as the screening of two short films from local filmmakers! We’re really grateful for their dedication to supporting the arts in the community. Behind every great sip, there is a legendary story! We thought we’d share a little bit […]

Filmmaker Q&A: CSpence Group

Thanks for sharing your short film with the Picture Show! Tell us a little bit about yourself as a filmmaker (and a person). CSpence Group is a women-owned creative agency where we focus on transforming perceptions and creating meaningful experiences and impact. Where did this idea come from? How did the film come together? “Caño […]

Filmmaker Q&A: Mary Gulino & Laura Pollak

Thanks for sharing your short film with the Picture Show! Tell us a little bit about yourself as a filmmaker (and a person). As a filmmaker, I love telling stories about underdogs and weirdos. There’s a huge satisfaction in getting audiences invested in a person who they might not take the time to get to […]

Top 5 Outdoor Movies In June

…Well, top 6! We love outdoor movies in Los Angeles and the summer is here so let’s get this thing rolling! Here are our top 5 favorite outdoor movies in Los Angeles in the month of June (that AREN’T Dirty Dancing at the Silver Lake Picture Show on June 21st… there… I said it.) We […]

Picture Show 2018 Lineup

The time is near! That’s right, the Silver Lake Picture Show is almost back for its seventh summer in a row, and we’ve got a solid lineup of films for you to enjoy every other Thursday, all summer long. So bring a picnic, a blanket, your friends, your mom, your bae, your dog — whoever […]

Filmmaker Q&A: Mike Manning

At the Picture Show don’t just show free outdoor movies — we always highlight local filmmakers with a screening of a short film prior to our feature film. We screened “Nano” by Mike Manning before “District 9” on August 3rd to a packed plaza. Mike was kind enough to share a few reflections on his […]

Filmmaker Q&A: Lynelle White

At the Picture Show we always highlight local filmmakers with a screening of a short film prior to our feature film. We’re excited to be showing “An Uber Tale” by Lynelle White before “Cool Runnings” on June 22nd. Lynelle was kind enough to share a few reflections on her career as a filmmaker. Thanks for […]