The Whispering Forest

Silver Lake Picture Show

A project in by Nicholas Fox Robbins

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Free outdoor movie theater screening feature films. Introduces films with shorts by local filmmakers and performances from local bands.
Backers: 34
Average Pledge Per Backer: $60

Funded: $2,050 of $2,000
Dates: Jun 5th -> Jul 5th (30 days)
Project By: Nicholas Fox Robbins
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Latest News

Pee Wee's Big Adventure Was A Success!

June 24th - via:
Pee Wee's Big Adventure was a success!  Silver Lake - you're gorgeous, you're awesome and you like good movies.  We see a perfect summer ahead. Most of the SLPS team went to college together - a tiny wonderful Arts school in Seattle called Cornish... (Read More)

Testimonial - The Dell Sisters love SLPS!

June 21st - via:
The dynamic film-making duo of the Dell sisters - Emily and Elizabeth - love SLPS! We screened their short “The Compass Rose” last season. Take a cue from those who know the power of supporting local artists and follow the link below to back our... (Read More)

"FRAMES" a short film by Jordan Crowder

June 19th - via:
Your support helps local film makers like Jordan Crowder get their work seen! “FRAMES” opens up the Picture Show this year on Thursday, June 25 before the screening of “Pee Wee’s Big Adventure.” “Frames” comes to us from local... (Read More)

Space Balls - Trailer

June 19th - via:
Before you die there is something you should know about us, Lone Star...At Sunset Triangle Plaza on Thursday, July 23rd we will be screening our 3rd feature of the season, SPACE BALLS! The mastermind of Mel Brooks, starring Bill Pullman and Rick... (Read More)

An SLPS call to action.....

June 18th - via:
I've certainly heard the word “weird” applied to both the show and me and lots of other uses of that, but I never look at it like that. I always felt like it was conceptual art, but no one knew it because I went out of my way to make people feel... (Read More)

Trailer - Amelie

June 16th - via:
Come chill with your Silver Lake community at Sunset Triangle Plaza on Thursday, July 9th for the second feature in the SLPS 2015 season- Amelie!  This weird, wonderful, and whimsical film stars Audrey Tatou and is directed by Jean-Pierre... (Read More)

SLPS Fact #2

June 14th - via:
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June 13th - via:
A hungry artist is one who is constantly searching for supportive outlets and new platforms to share their creativity with their community. Some find open mics, a blank city wall or a corner on Hollywood Boulevard. Many go online and some even find... (Read More)

Supporting the Picture Show IS supporting the arts and artists in your community!

June 12th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play 00:00 00:00 Submit your short film or music. Donate to our Kickstarter. Get cool rewards. Enjoy live music, films by local filmmakers and awesome feature films all summer long.  (Read More)

Why are we asking for donations?

June 9th - via:
The Picture Show is coming at you for another great season. But being a grassroots community event, we don't rely on corporate sponsors who would want to charge for attendance. That's why we're counting on you to make a small donation so that the... (Read More)

Picture Show Fact #1 (reprised)

June 8th - via:
Ok, so our last update had a typo. But this one's good! And a fun fact about the Origins of the Picture Show  (Read More)

Picture Show Fact #1

June 7th - via:
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Trailer - Pee Wee's Big Adventure

June 7th - via:
Come by Sunset Triangle Plaza on Thursday, June 25th for the 2015 inaugural Silver Lake Picture Show event! Featuring Pee Wee's Big Adventure with Paul Reubens and directed by Tim Burton.   (Read More)

Silver Lake Picture Show Origins

June 6th - via:
Every great journey has captivating beginning. An origins story. A tale that defines the hero, builds off their unique characteristics, and capitalizes on the life lessons they learn along way. The Picture Show's Humble Beginnings The Silver Lake... (Read More)

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