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Los Angeles Filmforum is the longest-running organization in Southern California dedicated exclusively to the ongoing, non-commercial exhibition of independent, experimental, and progressive media art.

Filmforum is proud to be in the center of the cultural programming of a city with a rich history of avant-garde filmmaking and programming. Now in our 43rd year, we celebrate personal, hand-crafted and non-commercial work. Read more about our various programs, purchase tickets for upcoming screenings, explore our archives, or learn more about volunteering or making a tax-deductible donation on our newly remodeled website! 

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Upcoming Screenings

  • Generations

    Barbara Hammer, Superdyke: Ecstatic Subjectivity

    Date: December 8, 2018
    Time: 7:30pm
    Location: UCLA Film & Television Archive, Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum

    Throughout her career, many of Hammer’s more visually ecstatic works reveal a psychedelic thread running through her filmography, from her 1968 debut Schizy, to one of her final works on 16mm, Generations (made with Joey Carducci).  Here we highlight these films.

  • Dream Age

    Barbara Hammer, Superdyke: Hall of Mirrors

    Date: December 15, 2018
    Time: 7:30pm
    Location: UCLA Film & Television Archive, Billy Wilder Theater at the Hammer Museum

    Composed entirely of recently restored films from the Academy Film Archive, this program explores various modes of self-envisionment, a strong, recurring theme throughout Hammer’s art practice.