Movie Nights at the Museum

Free movie screenings, free pop corn, free coffee & free conversations, every 2nd and 4th Friday of the month at the #skidrowmuseum. We screen movies about issues that are important to our Skid Row and downtown community such as gentrification, income inequality and racism.

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Black History Month – Free Movie Nights

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During February’s Black History Month, Los Angeles Poverty Department’s Free Movie Nights will screen two films that honor the struggles of African Americans. Fri, Feb 24, 7:30 pm:  “Revolution ‘67” Directed by Marylou Tibaldo-Bongiorno | Running time: approx. 1 hr 27 min “Revolution ’67” is an anatomy of a riot….

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“Bustin’ Loose” – Free Movie Nights At The Museum

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Friday, December 9: 7pm @ Skid Row History Museum & Archive Holiday celebration! Film courtesy of NBCUniversal. About “Bustin’ Loose” Directed by Oz Scott | Running time: 1h 34min Starring the one and only Richard Pryor and with music by Roberta Flack, “Bustin’ Loose” will take you from Philadelphia to Washington…

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The Avanguardian: Life on Another Planet – Free Movie Nights at the Museum

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Friday, October 28, 7:30 PM at Skid Row History Museum & Archive, 440 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90013. Los Angeles Poverty Department is pleased to announce Free Movie Nights at the Museum’s first sneak-peak world premiere! Please join us for “The Avanguardian: Life on Another Planet”, a film about…

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LAPD’s Skid Row History Museum and Archive project is supported with funding from the California Arts Council’s Creative California Communities Program, The Doris Duke Charitable Foundation and The National Endowment for the Arts.