Films Month of Thursday, February 3, 2022-Wednesday, March 2, 2022


Ernie Barnes, The Sugar Shack, 1976, acrylic on canvas
The Sugar Shack Through December 31, 2022

The iconic painting The Sugar Shack, by American artist Ernie Barnes, is on loan to the MFAH and on view in the Kinder Building, the Museum’s home for modern and contemporary art.

30 Sep Fri / 2022

02 Oct Sun / 2022

  • El Norte
    El Norte
    2 p.m.—4:30 p.m.

    A brother and sister flee Guatemala on a perilous journey to the United States after their family is killed in a government massacre. Directed by Gregory Nava (Selena).

07 Oct Fri / 2022

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20 Oct Thu / 2022

  • Black Power Mixtape 1967–1975
    The Black Power Mixtape: 1967–1975
    2 p.m.—3:45 p.m.

    Interviews with Stokely Carmichael, Eldridge Cleaver, Angela Davis, Bobby Seale, and other leaders of the Black Power movement highlight a mosaic of images and music from the late 1960s and early 1970s.

21 Oct Fri / 2022