Introduced by curator Kathy Geritz, Pacific Film Archive
Part of Radical Light
Among the rare shorts presented in this program are works by Dion Vigne, Bruce Baillie, Scott Stark, the Miles Brothers, Jane Conger Belson Shimane, Robert Nelson, Mike Henderson, Leslie Thornton, and Alice Parker Severson. Program length: 80 minutes.
A Trip Down Market Street. The Miles Brothers. 1906, 35mm, 12 minutes. PFA Collection.
North Beach. Dion Vigne. 1958, 16mm, 5 minutes. PFA Preservation print.
Odds and Ends. Jane Conger Belson Shimane. 1959, 16mm, 5 minutes. Print courtesy the Academy Film Archive.
Castro Street. Bruce Baillie. 1966, 16mm, 10 minutes. PFA Preservation print.
Oh Dem Watermelons. Robert Nelson. 1965, 16mm, 11 minutes. PFA Preservation print.
Dufus!. Mike Henderson. 1970, 16mm, 8 minutes. Preserved by Academy Film Archive, new print at Filmmakers’ Coop.
Riverbody. Alice Anne Parker Severson. 1970, 16mm, 7 minutes. PFA Preservation print.
Degrees of Limitation. Scott Stark. 1982, 16mm, 3 minutes. PFA print.
Peggy and Fred in Hell: The Prologue. Leslie Thornton. 1984, 16mm, 21 minutes. PFA Preservation print.