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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

  • Four More Years

    Four More Years

    A documentary taped in 1972 at the 30th Republican National Convention in Miami Beach, Florida. It was the first independent videotape ever broadcast on national TV. The tape focuses on several aspects of the convention including the support Nixon received from young Republicans, the media coverage of the event, and the protests inside and outside of the convention. The end result of the spectacle was the nomination of Richard Nixon for President and Spiro Agnew for Vice President. Continue reading

  • [None of the Above raw #41]

    [None of the Above raw #41]

    Raw footage for “None of the Above,” a documentary about non-voters in the 1996 presidential election. Interview with Molly Ivins, political columnist for the Fort Worth Star Telegram. Continue reading

  • [None of the Above raw #5]

    [None of the Above raw #5]

    This tape features raw footage for the documentary “None of the Above,” an in depth look at non-voters during the 1996 election. In this video, we watch as the media prepares for the reporting of the voting results. Continue reading