Jack Valenti on 'X-rated' movies

 
Date: 10/10/1969
Reference Number:
KPIX 100400
Format:
16mm newsfilm
Description/Summary:
KPIX Eyewitness News report from October 10th 1969 in San Francisco featuring an interview with President of the Motion Picture Association of America (MPAA) Jack Valenti, who discusses the film ratings system he introduced in 1968 and so called 'X-rated' movies. Valenti argues that: "In the long run the community is the arbiter of its own morals."
Availability:
Mp4 video file streaming online in DIVA:
https://diva.sfsu.edu/collections/sfbatv/bundles/189944
Collection/Copyright Holder:
CBS5 KPIX-TV
Further Details:
Contact resident Film Archivist Alex Cherian (Email: acherian@sfsu.edu)