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Wednesday Events: Super 8 filmmaking in Echo Park | Land grant war discussion in East L.A. | Royal Canoe plays Highland Park

Wednesday, September 12

By JACQUELINE FERNANDEZ

Here are today’s highlights from our Eastside Events Calendar and some bonus events to consider:

  • In 1967, Reies Tijerina led a movement to take back land that was lost to Hispanos as a result of the U.S. Mexican War. The East Los Angeles Library presents a discussion with members of Mr. Tijerina’s family and a screening of his speech at UCLA. Go here for details
  • The Hi Hat in Highland Park presents Canadian indie pop band Royal Canoe along with Begonia and Palm Desert’s own Yip Yops. Go here for details
  • Learn the fundamentals of Super 8 documentary filmmaking in this 6-session class at the Echo Park Film Center. No previous filmmaking experience necessary. Go here for details

Make sure to check with event organizers for last minute changes.

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