The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
Bernard and Irene Schwartz Classic Film Series
Frederick Zollo, Kati Marton
Fri, May 12th, 2017 | 7:00 pm


Justice in Film
Join us for the New-York Historical Society’s film series, featuring opening remarks by notable directors, writers, actors, and historians. Explore how film has tackled social strife, morality, and the perennial struggle between right and wrong—conflicts that manifest across cultures and history.

The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
In this classic Western, three men travel to the remote Sierra Madre Mountains in search of gold. Directed by John Huston. Starring Humphrey Bogart, Walter Huston, Tim Holt. 126 min.


Frederick Zollo is an American film and theatre producer who has produced over 100 plays in New York, London, and on tour. He has been nominated for the Tony Award 18 times and has won six times. Kati Marton is an award-winning journalist, human rights activist, and author of several books.


Entrance to the film series is included with Museum Admission during New-York Historical’s Pay-as-you-wish Friday Nights (6–8 pm). No advanced reservations. Tickets are distributed on a first-come, first-served basis beginning at 6 pm. New-York Historical Society Members receive priority.


The Robert H. Smith Auditorium at the New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024

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