2017 Photos and Videos

Experience the Screenland 5K

Capture a birds eye view of the family fun Screenland 5K produced by Austin Coombs-Perez (45 seconds).

See Zumba, CC Strummers, Ghostbusters and Sonny videos below photo carousel.

Dance the 5K Tootsie

Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts dance troupe led by Louis Chavez as “Tootsie” performs at Sony Pictures Studios in this 2-minute video shot and edited by former Superintendent Josh Arnold.


Lions and Tigers and Bears! Oh My!

Screenland 5K rained cats and dogs, along with birds, bears, lions, giraffes and werewolves. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Action Heros!

Real-life superheros powered through the Screenland 5K. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Running Start!

More than 3,000 Screenland 5K guests start out on the right foot along the yellow brick road.  Click on image to see full-size prints.


That’s Entertainment!

These show stoppers, who performed at the Screenland 5K, rival the montage of performers in That’s Entertainment, a production of Culver City’s Metro Goldwyn Mayer. Click on image to see full-size prints.


That’s a Wrap!

More than 3,000 Screenland 5K guests come to the end of the yellow brick road and into the Emerald Kingdom in a photo finish. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Movie Icons!

Thank your lucky stars you were seeing stars at the Screenland 5K.  Click on image to see full-size prints.


Road Runners!

More than 3,000 runners graced the wet streets in the Heart of Screenland on Academy Awards Sunday. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Star-Studded Cast!

More than 250 cast members volunteered at attractions, finish line festival, registration, start line and along the course in the Screenland 5K on Academy Awards Sunday for more than 3,000 registered guests and over 1,000 spectators. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Arm Raisers!

Screenland 5K guests exalt during their centennial run on Academy Awards Sunday in the Heart of Screenland. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Munchkins!

Kids hit the streets for Best Child Actor awards, turning Culver City into a set of All My Children. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Hello Dorothy!

More than 50 Dorothies were saying, “There’s no place like home,” and “Toto, I’ve got a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore,” during the Screenland 5K on Academy Awards Sunday. Click on image to see full-size prints.


High Muckamuck!

Everyone’s a star!  Mayor Jim Clarke, who founded the Culver City Centennial Celebration Committee, works the crowd and runs the Screenland 5K, along with other dignitaries and city personnel. Click on image to see full-size prints.


In the Land of Oz!

Filmed in Culver City, Wizard of Oz highlighted the 2017 Screenland 5K, and guests dressed the part. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Zumba, Zumba!

Zumba teams led by Julie Schatz and Yvonne Beraldi warm up to the course attractions and win several of the 100 swag bags filled with $10,000 of prizes. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Storybook Characters!

Screenland 5K guests dressed as their favorite storybook characters for oohs, ahhs and swag bags. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Costume Contest for Swag!

Costumed contest committee led by Culver City Board of Education member Anne Allaire awarded 100 swag bags valued at $10,000 to best themed screenland costumed characters.  Awards included Most Original, Best 5-Minute Throw Togethers, Most Likely to Get You Arrested, Scariest and Funniest. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Singing in the Rain!

Screenland 5K cast members perform movie and television show tunes along the course during morning sprinkles in the Heart of Screenland.  Some adorn rain gear from Gene Kelly’s Singing in the Rain filmed in Culver City at MGM Studios. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Baby Buggy Bonanza!

Screenland 5K guests received buggy rides, while others shouldered on in the family friendly Culver City Centennial event on Academy Awards Sunday. Click on image to see full-size prints.


I’ll Get You, My Pretty!

Screenland 5K guests delighted in a witches brew of costumes from the Wizard of Oz and other screen gems. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Dress Rehearsal!

Damsels dress for success to finish the 3.1 mile run and walk in the Heart of Screenland. Click on image to see full-size prints.


The Gold Medal!

More than 3,000 Screenland 5K guests had their eyes on the prize. Click on image to see full-size prints.


What a beautiful sight!

The morning mist brought out rainbows. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Special Teams!

Almost 200 teams participated in the Screenland 5K. Click on image to see full-size prints.


Turning Point!

Screenland 5K runners and walkers make the race’s final turn on Washington Bl. at the Turning Point, and are greeted with entertainment by Golden Wizard Sponsor Turning Point School. Click on image to see full-size prints.

Culver City High School Academy of Visual and Performing Arts choir led by Dr. Tony Spano sings in The Culver Studios near mile 2 in the Screenland 5K on Academy Awards Sunday for 3,000 runners and walkers.

Julie Schatz and teamOZumba frolic in the Screenland 5K.

Cali Rose and her Minions sing Pharell Williams’ Happy from the movie Despicable Me 2.

Culver City Strummers perform Somewhere over the Rainbow from Wizard of Oz filmed in Culver City.

Cali Rose and the Culver City Strummers perform Jailhouse Rock from the Elvis Presley movie filmed in the Sony Pictures lot.

Southland Ghostbusters patrol Sony Pictures Entertainment, as more than 3,000 guests enjoy the sights and sounds of movie magic in the Screenland 5K on Academy Awards Sunday.  

Culver City Strummers perform I Got Rhythm from American in Paris and Somewhere Over the Rainbow from Wizard of Oz, both filmed in Culver City.

Martin Bennett (Sonny) performs Culver City hits on Washington and National near the 3-mile marker at the “Washington Block Party” of the Screenland 5K.