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  • [Election Night at Tsongas Illinois]

    00:00 Footage of a preliminary hearing for the David Duke presidential campaign, whose place on the Illinois ballot was contested. 03:00 Dawn Larson, organizer of a petition to put David Duke on the ballot in Illinois, talks about her efforts to a reporter. “So you think that anyone who wants to run for president of the United States should be allowed to run?” “Absolutely.” She then talks about inconsistencies in the primary system, and points out that New Hampshire and … Continue reading

  • Stoney Does Dallas

    Stoney Does Dallas

    An irreverent series of interviews by comedian and actor Stoney Burke during the 1984 Republican National Convention in Dallas, TX. The interviews are juxtaposed with footage of various protests going on outside the convention. Continue reading

  • [The 90's Election Specials raw: DNC 1]

    [The 90's Election Specials raw: DNC 1]

    Raw footage shot for The 90′s election specials. This tape features footage of the American Samoan delegation arriving in New York for the Democratic National Convention plus footage of the festivities inside and outside Madison Square Garden. Continue reading

  • [Five Day Bicycle Race raw #31]

    [Five Day Bicycle Race raw #31]

    This video contains raw footage shot for “Five Day Bicycle Race,” a project comprised of live in-studio commentary and taped edited coverage of the 1976 Democratic National Convention in New York City. Produced by independent videomakers calling themselves The Image Union (including many members of TVTV and Videofreex), it aired on Manhattan Cable for three hours per night for five days during the convention. This video features a Jimmy Carter press conference at the Americana Hotel in Midtown Manhattan. Continue reading

  • [Five Day Bicycle Race raw #28]

    [Five Day Bicycle Race raw #28]

    This video contains raw footage shot for “Five Day Bicycle Race,” a project comprised of live in-studio commentary and taped edited coverage of the 1976 Democratic National Convention in New York City. Produced by independent videomakers calling themselves The Image Union (including many members of TVTV and Videofreex), it aired on Manhattan Cable for three hours per night for five days during the convention. This video documents a champagne breakfast and fashion show at Bloomingdale’s in Manhattan. Various attendees and convention delegates are interviewed about their experience in New York and their thoughts on the convention. Continue reading

  • [None of the Above raw #19]

    [None of the Above raw #19]

    Raw footage for “None of the Above,” a documentary on non-voters during the 1996 presidential election. This tape features footage from the 1996 Republican National Convention in San Diego, CA. Continue reading

  • [None of the Above raw #74]

    [None of the Above raw #74]

    This tape features raw footage for the documentary “None of the Above,” an in depth ethnographic look at non voters in the U.S. We watch as the videomakers spend time with non-voter Frank RePass and his family at a number of different activities in New Orleans. Continue reading

  • [None of the Above raw #29]

    [None of the Above raw #29]

    Raw footage for the documentary “None of the Above,” a documentary focusing on non-voters during the 1996 presidential election. This tape features footage from in and around the Democratic National Convention in 1996. We watch as the camera operator, Tom Weinberg, makes his way to the United Center in Chicago on the last day of the convention. We also see footage from a Media Reform Conference that took place on that weekend. Continue reading