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She Wore a Yellow Ribbon

Feature film by John Ford
(USA 1949, 103 mins, English original version)
14 January 2013

Program accompanying the special exhibition "R.B. Kitaj (1932-2007) Obsessions"

A scene from the film with John Wayne

Still picture from "She Wore a Yellow Ribbon"
© Beta Film GmbH, photo: Deutsches Filminstitut, Frankfurt


14 January 2013, 7:30 pm


Old Building, ground level, Auditorium


free, with seat ticket only (available at the cash desk)

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Tel: +49 (0)30 259 93 488


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After the battle at Little Bighorn, a retired Captain (John Wayne) embarks on a mission to prevent a massive Indian attack. Kitaj captures a scene from this film in his painting "The Ohio Gang," in which a girl with a yellow ribbon is courted by two suitors.

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