Rick Prelinger: No More Road Trips?

LA Filmforum at the Downtown Independent!

Sunday November 15, 2015, 7:30 pm

Rick Prelinger in person! Los Angeles premiere!

Rick Prelinger, the person most known for being behind the Prelinger Archives and its online manifestation at Internet Archive, visits Los Angeles for the local premiere of his wonderful home movie compilation, No More Road Trips?

Rick Prelinger, an archivist, writer, filmmaker and teacher founded Prelinger Archives, a collection of ephemeral non-theatrical film, in 1982. The collection has since transitioned into an archives of home movies and amateur film. His films PANORAMA EPHEMERA (2004) and NO MORE ROAD TRIPS? (2013) have played around the world, and he has made 18 participatory interactive urban history films throughout the U.S. In 2004, he co-founded Prelinger Library, an appropriation-friendly library in San Francisco. He is Associate Professor in UC Santa Cruz’s Department of Film & Digital Media.  More at  http://nomoreroadtrips.blogspot.com/

“…The audience is actively encouraged to shout at the screen, making this easily the most interactive SFIFF event, equal parts enlightening and fun.” – Sherilyn Connelly, SF Weekly

$10 general, $6 students/seniors; free for Filmforum members


Tickets available HERE or at the door!


Rick Prelinger will be doing a completely different presentation on Monday November 16th atREDCAT, Lost Landscapes of Los Angeles.

Also Check out the UCLA Film & Television Archive’s symposium on November 13-14, This Is the City: Preserving Moving Images of Los Angeles, followed by a great film series.

For more event information: www.lafilmforum.org, or 323-377-7238           

Time: November 15, 2015 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm

Location: The Downtown Independent Cinema

Event Type: screening