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Title:
Berkeley in the sixties [videorecording DVD]
Physical Description:
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 1990.

"Dedicated to Fred Cody of Cody's Books, 1916-1983, The Heart of Berkeley"--Opening frames.

DVD format ; NTSC.

Special features include: archival gems, deleted scenes, archival photo gallery, original theatrical trailer, trailer gallery, chapters, newly remastered.
Contents:
pt. 1. Confronting the university: the free speech movement (42 min.) -- pt. 2. Confronting America : the anti-war movement (32 min.) -- pt. 3. Confronting history: the counter-culture movement (45 min.).
Abstract:
Through interviews with participants and archival footage, presents a history of Berkeley, California in the 1960s. Chronicles student participation in protest movements at the University of California, Berkeley, from the 1960 demonstration against the House Un-American Activities Committee in San Francisco to the 1969 People's Park confrontation. This film captures the decades events, the birth of the Free Speech Movement, civil rights marches, anti-Vietnam War protests, the counter-culture, the women's movement, and the rise of the Black Panthers. Dramatic archival footage interwoven with present-day interviews and 18 songs from the Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, Joan Baez, The Band, and the Jefferson Airplane.
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1:DVDNF (DVD) 973.92 Berkeley
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