Film and Television

  • Documentary Screening and Discussion: Tribal Justice (2017)

    Sunday, April 22, 2018, 1:30 p.m.

    In this documentary produced and directed by Anne Makepeace, two Native American judges reach back to traditional concepts of law in an effort to reduce incarceration rates, foster greater safety for their communities, and create a more positive future for youth.

  • Whirlwind (1951) and On Top of Old Smoky (1953)

    Saturday, April 28, 2018, Noon–2:30 p.m.

    On the fourth Saturday of every other month, two Gene Autry films are screened in the Autry Museum’s Wells Fargo Theater. 

  • Screening of Man From Del Rio (1956)

    Saturday, May 12, 2018, 1:30 p.m.

    The May and June movie screenings allow a historically marginalized group to stake a claim as equals in the mythical frontier of America’s past. Introduced by guest curator Anthony Macias, Associate Professor of Ethnic Studies, UC Riverside. 

  • Artbound, “The Art of Basketweaving” (2018)

    Sunday, May 20, 2018, 10:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

    Drop in to learn more about this practice through The Art of Basketweaving, co-produced by the Autry and KCETLink Media Group and inspired by the California Continued exhibition. 

  • Easy Rider (1969) on the Autry Lawn

    Saturday, May 26, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

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

  • The Silent Treatment Film Series: The Kid Brother (1927)

    Saturday, June 9, 2018, 2:00 p.m.

    Watch silent films the way they were meant to be seen—on the big screen with live musical accompaniment. 
  • Screening of The Ride Back (1957)

    Saturday, June 16, 2018, 1:30 p.m.

    Starring Anthony Quinn as Roberto Kallen, an accused killer seeking refuge in Mexico after fleeing Texas, The Ride Back tells the story of a marshal bringing in a desperado for a fair trial. 

  • The Big Show (1936) and Twilight on the Rio Grande (1947)

    Saturday, June 23, 2018, Noon–2:30 p.m.

    On the fourth Saturday of every other month, two Gene Autry films are screened in the Autry Museum’s Wells Fargo Theater. 

  • Clerks (1994) on the Autry Lawn

    Saturday, June 23, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

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