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  • [The 90’s: Robert Demella]

    [The 90’s: Robert Demella]

    Raw footage for the award-winning series The 90’s. Cab driver Robert Demella tells us a series of stories, zipping from one topic to another. The camera mostly focuses on Demella but there are some shots of the New York streets. Continue reading

  • [The 90’s raw: who should be president questions from Cambridge, MA]

    [The 90’s raw: who should be president questions from Cambridge, MA]

    Raw footage for the award-winning series The 90’s. In Cambridge, Massachusetts, people are interviewed about who they would trust to be president. Among the answers are Niels Bohr, Patricia Ireland, Martin Luther King, Jesse Jackson, Bill Moyers, “a born-again Christian who believes in the Bible,” and Jesus Christ (because there wouldn’t be gays or fornication). One of the more notable interviewees is the Vice Mayor of Cambridge, who suggests W.E.B. Dubois. [The spelling of their names is approximate.] Continue reading

  • [The 90’s raw: Laura Flanders]

    [The 90’s raw: Laura Flanders]

    Raw footage for the award-winning series The 90’s. Interview with Laura Flanders (1961-), prominent feminist journalist who was born in Great Britain, about what the rest of the world thinks of America. “The British, being the falling empire that they are, revel in a sort of patronizing attitude towards the rest of the world and in particular, the United States.” She also talks about common American attitudes towards the British, claiming that a British accent is practically synonymous with intelligence in America, but says that “the British deserve more suspicion than that.” Continue reading