October 31, 2011
Les Blank Retrospective
Friday, November 18 and Sunday, November 20, 6-10 p.m.
The Museum is collaborating with the Austin Music Film Festival to present a retrospective of award-winning documentarian, Les Blank’s historical music films – four of which focus on legendary Texas Norteño, Tex-Mex, and Blues musicians. The Les Blank Retrospective will showcase historic Texas music films such as Chulas Fronteras (now in the Library of Congress Film Registry), The Blues Accordin’ to Lighting Hopkins, Del Mero Corazon, A Well Spent Life, The Sun’s Gonna Shine, and Cigarette Blues. Free for members. $12 for one evening/ $20 for both.
For reservations, please call (512) 936-4649.