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Chicago 68 - Riots by Staffan Lamm

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1969
0:06:44
United States of America
Anti-war rallies in Lincoln Park, Chicago during the August 1968 Democratic Convention.

Credits

Director: Staffan Lamm

Technical metadata

Physical formats available: 16mm, Mini DV
Digital formats available: MPEG-4 AVC
Audio & visual: Sound Black & White

Shotlist of full film

00:00
Introduction by the filmmaker with black & white/colour stills taken from the demonstration.
01:21
Scenes of demonstrators addressing the crowds and interaction between demonstrators.
02:11
Demonstrators resisting the force of the police, returning a thrown gas canister. Scenes of injured demonstrators.
03:13
Allen Ginsberg addresses a crowd.
04:10
Police patrolling at night and demonstrators peacefully protesting in parallel to the National Guard.
05:37
Gas drifting in the night air. Demonstrators animated. Clashes ensue.
Sub-Collection

Chicago 1968