Compilation episode from Image Union featuring six videos. Videographers include Marcy Lynn, Maggie Annerio and Suzanne Zach, Barbara Freeman Bell, Stan Hughes, Blair Holmes, and D.A. Pennebaker. The focus of the videos vary between experimental, animation, and documentary.
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01:15Copy video clip URL “Shortenin’ Bread” by Marcy Lynn. B & W film. Kids make bread in this music video set to a rock & roll version of Shortenin’ Bread.
04:00Copy video clip URL “Fun City” by Maggie Annerio and Suzanne Zack. Color video. Early, pre-gangsta rap music is highlighted in this PSA-type music video about helping others.
06:45Copy video clip URL “Parents” by Barbara Freeman Bell. Color film. A domestic comedy about a husband, and father-to-be living up to his responsibilities to his expectant wife who is struggling with her own identity issues.
13:36Copy video clip URL “Black Magic” by Stan Hughes. Color animation. Shapes and colors are are the highlight of this animated piece.
19:41Copy video clip URL “Jetta” by Blair Holmes. Color video. A comedic car commercial parody for the V.W. Jetta.
22:17Copy video clip URL “Daybreak Express” by D.A. Pennebaker. Color film. A short, lyrical film made in 1958 by the legendary documentarian. Music by Duke Ellington.
27:39Copy video clip URL Image Union end credits.