The Story of the Grape (1962)
A KRON-TV special report from 1962 featuring a look at the 16th Annual Valley of the Moon Vintage Festival in Sonoma County, CA. Includes scenes of: the official opening (and blessing of the grapes); a street parade in Sonoma; people enjoying the festival and dancing in Sonoma plaza and aerial views of the surrounding countryside (whilst the narrator quotes passages from writer Jack London's prose). Also includes detailed views of the wine making process at Buena Vista Winery, owned by Frank Bartholomew. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.
- Originally aired on
- Date aired
- Recording medium
- 16mm color optical sound film
- Rights for this video belong to
- Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
- Type of material
- documentary film
- KRON 459