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Films on the Great Lawn - The Birds

Sunnylands' free outdoor movie series, Films on the Great Lawn, is presented on three Fridays in September. This weeks featured film is Alfred Hitchcock's, "The Birds." Birds suddenly begin to attack people in this classic, 1963 thriller from director Alfred Hitchcock starring Tippi Hedren and Rod Taylor. Nominated for an Oscar, "The Birds" is a winner of a Golden Globe and recipient of an Edgar Allan Poe Award.

Gate opens at 7pm, with the film beginning at 7:30pm. Film-goers are encouraged to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and small picnic items for the outdoor screening. Large coolers, alcohol, smoking, and pets are not permitted. Please see information about Sunnylands policies regarding pets and picnics. With limited parking, carpooling is strongly advised. The movie will be introduced by a representative of the Palm Springs International Film Festival. No reservations are required. For more information please contact the education department at 760-202-2234 or email

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