Amateur Night: Home Movies from American Archives


Welcome San Francisco Movie Makers
Dr. Frank S. Zach
Courtesy of the San Francisco Media Archive

David H. Jarret
Courtesy of the Orgone Archive

Alfred Hitchcock Home Movies
Alfred Hitchcock
Courtesy of the Alfred Hitchcock Estate and the Academy Film Archive
Commentary by Patricia Hitchcock O’Connell

Baby Squirrel and Chicago Bus Ride
Stuart Dimond
Courtesy of the Walker Art Center
Music by 4 Five VI

Last Great Gathering of the Sioux Nation
Arthur P. Howe
Courtesy of the Nebraska State Historical Society
“Omaha Song” from the album Songs of the Sioux courtesy Canyon Records, all rights reserved.

Heart Mountain Relocation Center
Naokichi Hashizume
Courtesy of the Japanese American National Museum
Commentary by Kimie Hashizume Ouchi

Naushon Sheep Drive
Alexander Forbes
Courtesy of Northeast Historic Film
Music by 4 Five VI

The Coker Avenue Gang
C.C. Minnich
Courtesy of the Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound
Music by 4 Five VI

Morris Margolin
Morris and Dorothy Margolin Collection
Courtesy of the Archive of Documentary Arts, Rare Book, Manuscript and Special Collections Library, Duke University

A Day on Featherlane Farm/Meet the Neighbors
Mortimer Goldman
Courtesy of the National Center for Jewish Film
Music by 4 Five VI

Atom Bomb
Louis C. Harris
Courtesy of the Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection, University of Georgia Libraries
Commentary by Hap Harris

Fairy Princess
Margaret Conneely
Courtesy of the Chicago Film Archives

Smokey Bear
Homer C. Pickens
Courtesy of the New Mexico State Records Center and Archives
Commentary by Jimmy Pickens

Nixon Visits Idaho Falls
Super 8 Motion Picture Film Collection Roll # S-32
Nixon White House Staff
Courtesy of the Nixon Presidential Library and Museum

Lower 9th Ward
Helen Hill
Courtesy of the Harvard Film Archive and Paul Gailiunas
Commentary by Paul Gailiunas

Our Day
Wallace Kelly
Courtesy of the Center for Home Movies and Martha Kelly
Music written, performed and recorded by Rachel Grimes
Music mixed at the Funeral Home with Kevin Ratterman, Louisville KY, © 2010 BMI