Online Streaming: Elliott Erwitt, Silence Sounds Good & The Making of a Mural

WE'RE STILL HERE - WITH YOUR HELP

OPEN 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM EVERYTHING ON SALE CASH ONLY PLEASE

Virtual Cinema

BRING THE MOVIES TO YOU!

View Our Movies

Buy a digital ticket and the studio will split the profit with us!

Gather 'Round

BOOK A PRIVATE SCREENING!

Click here for details.

$125 up to 12 people for 2 hours, $10 for each additional guest, includes a popcorn and drink!

Curbside Pickup

CALL US CURBSIDE (703) 978-6853

Curbside Menu

Pick up popcorn, soda, beer and wine as well as other goodies!

Online Streaming: Elliott Erwitt, Silence Sounds Good poster
Online Streaming: Elliott Erwitt, Silence Sounds Good & The Making of a Mural
July 3, 2020

Elliott Erwitt has spent his entire adult life taking photographs, of presidents, popes and movie stars, as well as regular people and their pets. The acclaimed photographer seemed to be everywhere in his heyday – at meetings with John F Kennedy, to public speeches by Che Guevara and in the studio with Marilyn Monroe, this documentary shows his simple, almost comical approach to taking pictures. His work is iconic in world culture while his life is largely unknown. Director Adriana Lopez Sanfeliu creates an intimate portrait of Elliott and a life oddly devoted to both companionship and craft. When they met, Elliott was heartbroken over a dog. Adriana was looking to start a career in photography and he needed a camera assistant for an assignment in Tokyo. The chance meeting led to five years traveling together around the world. When Elliott’s health began to decline, Adriana transitioned to his studio in New York and helped him manage his enormous catalogue. Then, in 2015, when the U.S. embargo against Cuba was lifted they decided to go on one last road trip and caught the first flight out of New York to Havana to see the country he last documented in 1964. The work in Cuba would inspire a new book project and lead to an unlikely companion for Elliott, a puppy named Canelo on a tobacco farm in the Cuban countryside. Elliott Erwitt – Silence Sounds Good is an intimate portrait of one of the greatest photographers of our time, and his commitment to craft.

ONE THOUSAND STORIES: THE MAKING OF A MURAL Follow artist JR in the creation of his first video mural project, The Chronicles of San Francisco.