Movie Nights at the Museum

Free movie screenings, free pop corn, free coffee & free conversations, every 1st and 3rd 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.

Previous Screenings and Conversations

“When It Rains” and “Final Insult by Charles Burnett

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Friday, April 6, 2018 at 7pm – When It Rains & Final Insult – Directed by Charles Burnett |  Total running time: 82 minutes When it Rains (USA, 1995, Directed by Charles Burnett, Video, 12 min.) What would you do if your mother, your sister, or your neighbor didn’t have the money…

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Free Movie Nights – screening: “Passing Through”

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Friday, April 20, 2018 at 7pm “Passing Through” – Directed by Leslie Dektor and produced by Tom MacMaster  Q&A with Manuel Compito, Leslie Dektor and Tom MacMaster. Exhibit of artworks by Manuel Compito aka OG Man. Leslie Dektor, a 2-time winner and 13-time nominee of the DGA Director of the…

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Civic Art: Four Stories from South Los Angeles

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Friday, February 2, 2018 at 7pm Movie Nights at the Museum  Location: Skid Row History Museum and Archive, 250 S. Broadway, Los Angeles, CA 90012 “Civic Art: Four Stories from South Los Angeles a film by Mark Escribano and Sara Daleiden, s(o)ul Filmmaker and artist Sara Daleiden will be there…

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Funders

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