Mario Savio Reflects on the Free Speech Movement (1968)
KRON-TV News footage from February 20th 1968 featuring brief scenes from an interview with Mario Savio on the street, who is asked by a reporter to reflect on his involvement with the 1964 Free Speech Movement at UC Berkeley. Holding his infant son Stefan, Savio replies: "Would I do it again ... Absolutely! I think it was one of the most valuable events in American higher education and probably the best thing that ever happened to the University of California." Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
Added to Bay Area Television Archive on January 12, 2016.
- Originally aired on: KRON-TV
- Date aired: 2/20/1968
- Recording medium: 16mm b&w negative sound film
- Rights for this video belong to: Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
- Duration: 0:27
- Type of material: local newsfilm