Category Archives: Screenings

Powerful Reflections: Final Screening Q&A

On May 4, 2014 we had a fantastic final screening at Mercado La Paloma to celebrate the completion of four short films in the Urban Oasis Film Academy! Friends, family, community members, mentors and filmmakers joined together to watch these great pieces and reflect on the experience of bringing them from ideas to production. Check out this great video capturing […]

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UOFA 2014 Final Film Screening & Celebration – May 4!

Sunday, May 4, 2014 Come celebrate Urban Oasis Film Academy 2014! Our youth worked hard EVERY SUNDAY for 3 months to brainstorm, write, film & edit 4 ENTIRELY YOUTH-PRODUCED short films! We couldn’t have done it without the support of some incredible & dedicated volunteers & we are excited to share! Join us to check out their work and meet […]

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Film Screening & Celebration!

On Saturday, over 30 youth, mentors, staff and supporters of the Urban Oasis Film Academy gathered at Mercado La Paloma to screen the 2013 films and celebrate their successes. After screening the six films from this year’s session, Esperanza, Sound Waves, X-Men, Youth With Attitude, The Last Man on Earth, and L.O.V.E., the filmmakers sat on a panel to discuss […]

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Film Screening & Celebration!

Join us for the UOFA 2013 Film Screening & Celebration Saturday, August 24, 2013 4pm-6pm FREE Mercado La Paloma 3655 S Grand Ave Ste 240, Los Angeles, CA 90007

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Bresee Film Fest May 18

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2013 Youth Film Festival on Social Justice Saturday, May 18, 2013 – 1pm-3pm Films will screen from 1:30-2:30 at the community center with awards presentations at 3:30pm. Urban Oasis Film Academy is proud to be participating in the festival again this year! Please come support youth films. Bresee Community Center 184 Bimini Pl. Los Angeles, CA 90004 The 2013 Theme […]

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Urban Oasis Film Academy Screening – Expressive & Evocative Youth Voices

“Will you see me as a vital, creative human being deserving of a place in this society, or a teenager from the hood to be ostracized or feared?” On Saturday we premiered eight short films of young people from our Urban Oasis Film Academy. The room was packed and the youth did a fantastic job of creating expressive evocative short […]

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Inner City Youth Score Big With “Raw” New Film

On Saturday May 23rd close to 100 audience members were awed and inspired by the Premiere of the Urban Oasis Film Academy‘s latest production “Moment of Decision.” Made by a collective of young people under the guiding hand of Mark Schwartz (Alchemy Media) and Charles Campbell, this was a story about the kind of decisions young people in Los Angeles […]

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Moment of Decision

You are invited to the premiere screening of… M.O.D. – Moment of Decision A band of urban Los Angeles teenagers have caught the filmmaking fever. Under the guidance of the HBO supported Urban Oasis Film Academy, 10 teens have devoted their weekends over the last 5 months into making “M.O.D.”– a 20 minute film dramatizing the dreams and challenges of […]

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