Film and Television

  • Film Screening: From Ashes to Eden (2018)

    Friday, July 19, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

    From Ashes to Eden: An Immigrant’s Story tells the inspiring story of an Iranian-born American who strives to rehabilitate a five-acre hillside in the heart of the Griffith Park, creating the welcoming oasis now known as Amir’s Garden.

  • Ken Burns' Country Music Screening Event

    Saturday, July 27, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

    Dust off your denim for a night of Americana on the Autry lawn with singer-songwriter Austin McCutchen and an exclusive sneak preview of Ken Burns’ upcoming documentary, Country Music

  • Weird West Film Series: Walker (1987)

    August 3, 2019, 1:30 p.m.

    How far did "manifest destiny" extend? This dramatization of the 1850s conquest of Nicaragua by William Walker (in a powerful performance by Ed Harris) retells a forgotten episode of American expansion as a background for 1980s politics in Central America.

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  • North by Northwest (1959) on the Autry Lawn

    Saturday, August 3, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

    Music, food, movies—plus every event is dog-friendly!

  • Fargo (1996) on the Autry Lawn

    Saturday, August 10, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

    Music, food, movies—plus every event is dog-friendly!

  • Screening of Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

    Saturday, August 17, 2019, 1:30 p.m.

    Screened in 35 mm. James Dean’s final film is a powerful, groundbreaking tale of teenage delinquency and generational conflict.

  • Members' Movie Night: Angels in the Outfield (1994)

    Saturday, August 24, 2019, 5:00 p.m.

    Autry Members and their friends can enjoy a special screening, activities, refreshments, and more! 

  • The Shining (1980) on the Autry Lawn

    Saturday, August 31, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

    Music, food, movies—plus every event is dog-friendly!

  • Screening of The Naked Spur (1953)

    Saturday, September 7, 2019, 1:30 p.m.

    The Naked Spur, an Academy Award–winning Mann-Stewart collaboration, is often described as noir, with its shifting alliances, blurred moral lines, and Jimmy Stewart’s tortured anti-hero.

  • Navajo Code Talkers: A Journey of Remembrance (2017)

    Saturday, September 14, 2019, 2:00 p.m.

    This poignant film follows the return of six surviving Navajo Code Talkers to five Pacific island sites—where their unbreakable battlefield terminology, based on the unwritten Navajo language, helped U.S. forces overcome Japanese expansion in the Pacific theater during World War II.

  • The Silent Treatment Film Series: Greed (1924)

    Saturday, September 21, 2019, 2:00 p.m.

    Watch silent movies the way they were meant to be seen—on the big screen with live musical accompaniment. Original theatrical release screened at 24 fps (frames per second).