Join us for family friendly activities at the American Indian Arts Marketplace, June 10 & 11.

Steve Martin Chevy Chase and Martin Short in costume for Three Amigos film

Film & Native Voices Theatre

What is a Western? Film Series: Three Amigos (1986) An Afternoon with Alfonso Arau 

Part of the series What is a Western? Film Series

Saturday, July 8, 1:30 pm

Wells Fargo Theater

Free for Autry Members | Museum Admission Included With Ticket
Reservations Recommended | Space is Limited

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About the Event

Screened in 35mm!

Three silent movie stars accept an invitation to a Mexican village to perform their onscreen bandit fighter roles, unaware it is the real thing.

Screening followed by a conversation honoring influential actor and director Alfonso Arau, discussing his experiences as a Mexican actor in Hollywood and his transition into the award-winning director of Like Water for Chocolate.  

Moderated by Luis Reyes, author of Viva Hollywood: The Legacy of Latin and Hispanic Artists in American Film 

Directed by John Landis | Starring Steve Martin, Chevy Chase, Martin Short, and Alfonso Arau 

¡Three Amigos! Official Trailer #1 - Steve Martin Movie (1986) HD

Land Acknowledgment

The Autry Museum of American West acknowledges the Gabrielino/Tongva peoples as the traditional land caretakers of Tovaangar (the Los Angeles basin and So. Channel Islands). We recognize that the Autry Museum and its campuses are located on the traditional lands of Gabrielino/Tongva peoples and we pay our respects to the Honuukvetam (Ancestors), ‘Ahiihirom (Elders) and ‘Eyoohiinkem (our relatives/relations) past, present and emerging.

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4700 Western Heritage Way

Los Angeles, CA 90027-1462
Located northeast of downtown, across from the Los Angeles Zoo.
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