Silent, color footage from the Golden Gate International Exposition on Treasure Island in San Francisco (1939/40), produced by Orville C. Goldner. Features scenes from the Art in Action exhibition, including coverage of Diego Rivera and Miné Okubo working on the Pan American Unity Mural and of various artists demonstrating: sculpture; mosaics; printing; doll making; weaving; pottery and axe carving. Note that Movette Film Transfer of
San Francisco remastered this 16mm negative film print in March 2018 in
2K resolution (2048x1556 pixels), using a Lasergraphics film
scanner. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
To access more detailed information about Rivera's work on the Pan American Unity Mural, visit City College of San Francisco's The Diego Rivera Mural Project (web link below):
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