Pull My Daisy

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.

Robert Frank and painter Alfred Leslie codirected this New American Cinema classic featuring poets, artists, and musicians gathering in downtown New York. Narrated by Jack Kerouac from his play Beat Generation.

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

Pull My Daisy

Directed by Robert Frank
(USA, 1959, 28 minutes, in English)
Brown Auditorium Theater, 16mm

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