london: l.a. plays itself

check out the screening of los angeles plays itself [thom andersen / 2003] on wed - jan 21 [7pm] at the barbican centre. part of the architecture foundation’s architecture on film series, it’s an intelligent and entertaining essay charting hollywood’s ‘war against modern architecture', alongside an examination of the starring roles certain buildings have played across multiple movies from blade runner to laurel & hardy. location: silk street [city]. photo: first national bank building [meyer & holler / 1927] @ 6777 hollywood boulevard