Late Night Films
Screening times vary
Roy Fridge’s Injun (1971)
Friday, June 21
9:30-11:30 p.m., Ross Avenue Plaza
In 1962, Claes Oldenburg staged a "happening" at the Dallas Museum for Contemporary Arts, recruiting local actress Flora Reeder and painter Jim Woodson. Texas artist Roy Fridge filmed the event, editing it into this black-and-white film of the daytime dress rehearsal.
Film is 15 mins. and will be shown on a loop. This film is not rated.
Friday, June 21
10:30 p.m., Horchow Auditorium
A documentary by independent filmmaker Ken Harrison, Jackelope provides a look into the Texas art scene of the mid-1970s. Focusing on three young artists, James Surls, George Green, and Bob Wade, the film gives a rare glimpse into an often overlooked scene.
This film is not rated. (59 min.). Footage provided by the Texas Archive of the Moving Image, texasarchive.org. Donor: Ken Harrison.
Promotional support provided by the Dallas Film Society
These films are presented in conjunction with Late Nights at the Dallas Museum of Art. Join us on the third Friday of each month, when the Museum is open until midnight. In addition to special film screenings, each Late Night offers hundreds of experiences for visitors of all ages with lectures, performances, concerts, readings, tours, family programs, and more!
Thursdays beginning August 1
7:00 p.m., Horchow Auditorium
Film tickets are $5. Purchase your ticket online at DMA.org/tickets or by phone at 214-922-1818. After 3:00 p.m. on the day of the event, tickets can be purchased on-site at the Visitor Services Desk.