Black Panther Party: Free Huey Rally At Alameda County Courthouse
KPIX Eyewitness news footage from August 26th 1968 featuring a rally by the Black Panther Party outside the Alameda County Courthouse in Oakland, in support of Huey P. Newton. Includes scenes of Black Panthers marching and singing: "Revolution has come / off the pigs / time to pick up the gun" and "Free Huey / Black is beautiful!"
Note that Movette Film Transfer of San Francisco remastered this 16mm positive film print in May 2017 in 2K resolution (2048x1556 pixels), using a Lasergraphics film scanner. The print was remastered again in August 2021 in 4K resolution (4096x2970), using a 6.5K Lasergraphics film scanner with high dynamic resolution (HDR). Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
- Originally aired on
- Date aired
- Recording medium
- 16mm b&w co-magnetic silent/sound film
- Rights for this video belong to
- CBS5 KPIX-TV
- Type of material
- archival newsfilm
- KPIX 36441-4k