Film and Television / Lectures and Workshops

Screening of The Exiles (1961) and Legacy of Exiled NDNZ (2014)

Saturday, August 4, 2018, 2:00 p.m.

The Autry: Wells Fargo Theater

Included With Museum Admission / Free for Autry Members
Space Is Limited / Reservations Recommended

About the Event

A documentary/reenactment directed by the late Kent Mackenzie, The Exiles depicts the life of a young group of American Indians over the course of a typical night in the Bunker Hill district of 1950s Los Angeles. A screening of the short film Legacy of Exiled NDNZ, created by contemporary filmmaker Pamela J. Peters (Navajo) in response to Mackenzie’s work, follows. After the films, stay for a discussion with Peters and other participants in the project.
Directed by Kent Mackenzie | Starring Yvonne Williams, Homer Nish, and Tom Reynolds
Screened in 35mm