EPFC Alvarado


Open Studio Sundays

Join us Sunday afternoons noon – 5 pm for Open Studio, EPFC’s weekly drop-in resource and skill share. Need advice about film stocks? Want to figure out how to thread a 16mm projector? Wondering about the difference between a Vidster and a PXL2000? Come on down and learn a thing or two with the EPFC staff and your fellow film lovers!

Equipment Rental

EPFC Members can rent an array of analog and digital filmmaking equipment at affordable prices. We’ve got cameras, projectors, sound recorders, light kits, editing kits, tripods and more! Not a member yet? Sign up today!

Lending Library

16mm and Super 8 film prints, DVDs, Laser Discs, VHS tapes, books, ‘zines and how-to guides… they’re all in the EPFC lending library!


EPFC offers an affordable film to digital transfer service for Super 8 Reversal film. The film is transferred to a Quicktime file; the rate is 15 cents/foot (no minimum) plus a $5.00 lab fee. Turnaround time is approximately two weeks.

Venue Rental

Intimate premiere? Cast and crew screening? Cinematic birthday party? Special event? EPFC is available for Friday night rentals 7 – 11 pm. $250 or $200 for non-profit organizations; fee includes a projectionist.