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*DCEFF Late Night Drink Specials at 9:30pm E Street Screenings - $1 Off Select Beers and Wines. Just show them your ticket! Concrescence Static winter forms melt in sunlight.   Directed by Dan Browne (Canada, 2017, 2 min.)     Even In Paradise This experimental documentary takes an unblinking look at California landscapes bearing the scars of wars fought elsewhere. Serene forest groves and opaque Silicon Valley windows provide the visual framework for an assumption-challenging essay film inspired by Rebecca Solnit's radical historical geographies and the political cinema of Travis Wilkerson. The film's minimalist visual style features locked-down landscape cinematography and on-screen text, provoking a new way of revealing the costs of war as they are found in the very flesh of California.   Directed by Duane Peterson (USA, 2018, 10 min.)     The Los Angeles River Directed by Margaret Brown (Be Here To Love Me, The Order of Myths, The Great Invisible), the film explores the rich natural and human diversity of the Los Angeles River with a delicate, poetic touch. The short documentary is a moving and beautiful portrait of one of the great and unknown anomalies of Los Angeles -- a river that was covered in concrete and is slowly being brought back to life. To make the film, Brown and her co-director, Jeff Peixoto, explored the river on foot over the course of a full year.   Directed by Margaret Brown& Jeffrey Peixoto (USA, 2019, 18 min.)     Becoming This short film explores the miraculous genesis of animal life. In great microscopic detail, we see the "making of" an Alpine newt in its transparent egg, from fertilization to hatching. The first stages of embryonic development are roughly the same for all animals, including humans. In the film, we can observe a universal process that is normally invisible: the very beginning of an animal's life. A single cell is transformed into a complete, complex living organism with a beating heart and running bloodstream. The sal
  • Start:March 15, 2019
  • End:March 15, 2019
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  • Where:Landmark Theatres E Street Cinema, E and 11th Sts. NW, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 20004
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