Note: this clip includes scenes of partial nudity. Amateur 8mm silent film shot by Karl Griepenburg in c1970, featuring a visit by his family with friend David Smith to a rock concert in Golden Gate Park, in San Francisco. Includes views of people dancing, relaxing and milling about in large crowds. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
Amateur 8mm silent film shot by Karl Griepenburg on June 26th 1966, featuring views of the Sutro Baths in San Francisco burning down in a fire. Includes views of people watching the fire from a hillside, shots of parts of the structure collapsing and of firefighters tackling the blaze. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
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