Bobby Seale calls for Huey P. Newton's Release

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KPIX Eyewitness news report from August 1968 in Oakland featuring brief scenes of a press conference by Bobby Seale, who calls for the release of Huey P. Newton from jail. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

Note that Movette Film Transfer of San Francisco remastered a 16mm print of this film in November 2019 in 3K resolution (3840x2160 pixels), using a Lasergraphics film scanner. This positive reversal print was remastered again in August 2021 in 4K resolution (4096x2970), using a 6.5K Lasergraphics film scanner with high dynamic resolution (HDR). 

Type of material
archival newsfilm
Duration
0:55
16mm b&w co-magnetic sound film
Rights for this video belong to
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Date aired
c. August 1968
Originally aired on
KPIX-TV
Identifier
KPIX 31253
Views
6089

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