Me and My Brother

Two Films by Robert Frank

This screening, presented to complement the exhibition Robert Frank and Todd Webb: Across America, 1955, is included with Museum admission. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Beat poets Allen Ginsberg and Peter Orlovsky spring Orlovsky’s brother Julius from a New York psychiatric hospital and take a road trip to San Francisco. The ensemble cast includes Roscoe Lee Browne, Joseph Chaikin, and Christopher Walken.

4K restoration by the Museum of Modern Art (New York) in collaboration with the Andrea Frank Foundation, with funding provided by the Celeste Bartos Film Preservation Fund.

“Robert Frank and Todd Webb: Across America, 1955” is organized by the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

Major support is provided by:
The June Leaf and Robert Frank Foundation

Generous support is provided by:
Anne Levy Charitable Trust
Krista and Michael Dumas
Patricia J. Eifel and James A. Belli
Cindy and David Fitch
Wendy & Mavis Kelsey Jr.
Joan Morgenstern
Fannie and Peter Morris

Me and My Brother

Directed by Robert Frank
(USA, 1968, 91 minutes, in English)
Brown Auditorium Theater, Digital


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