Dina Merrill Film Program

Dina Merrill, daughter of Marjorie Merriweather Post

Dina Merrill, daughter of Marjorie Merriweather Post


Enjoy classic cinema, short films, and documentaries in the magnificent surroundings of Hillwood’s estate. 

Marjorie Post enjoyed entertaining guests with screenings of first-run films in her Pavilion. Her tradition of entertaining through film continues at Hillwood through the generous support of her youngest daughter, Hollywood actress Dina Merrill.

Annual screenings include:


Upcoming events

  • Divas Outdoors, Dina Merrill Film Program, Gay Day
    Thursday 18 September - 6:30pm to 10:00pm

    The weather may be cooling down in September, but this film is sizzling! Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon star in Some Like it Hot  under the stars at Hillwood, with our with presenting partner Reel Affirmations. This camp classic is sure to inspire laughter and fun across the Lunar Lawn. Help set the scene by coming in character or entering our elaborate picnic competition, and enjoy films from the classic Hollywood era.

    Tickets available

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