Angela Davis and Terry Hallinan Speak In DeFremery Park

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KRON-TV newsfilm footage from November 12th 1969 featuring scenes of Angela Davis and Terry Hallinan speaking at a Black Panther Party rally in Oakland's DeFremery Park. Davis reflects on the how the miltary-industrial complex could switch from concentrating efforts on the Vietnam War to repressing political dissent in the homeland. Hallinan complains that the demonstration itself is being organized by white people but nevertheless talks about how America needs to find some additional, "compensatory way" to "make up for the hell that we visited black people with for 200 years in this nation." Ends with brief views of crowds and of a young girl holding a protest sign.

Note that Movette Film Transfer of San Francisco remastered a 16mm positive print of this film in December 2018 in 2K resolution (2048x1556 pixels), using a Lasergraphics film scanner. Opening graphic designed by Carrie Hawks.

Date
11/12/1969
Format
16mm color magnetic sound film
Digital Format
mp4 file
Genre
local newsfilm
Copyright Holder
Young Broadcasting of San Francisco, Inc.
Duration
6:18
Identifier
KRON 2171-9-2K
Views
617

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