“The Birds”

Artist Unknown, Minimalist Movie Poster: Alfred Hitchcock’s “The Birds”

The film premiered March 28, 1963 in New York City. The Museum of Modern Art hosted an invitation-only screening as part of a 50-film retrospective of Hitchcock’s film work. The MOMA series had a booklet with a monograph on the director written by Peter Bogdanovich. The film was screened out of competition in May at a prestigious invitational showing at the 1962 Cannes Film Festival with Hitchcock and Tippi Hedren in attendance.

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