UC Berkeley Black Mask Rally

 
Date: 12/24/1967
Reference Number:
KRON 16-14
Format:
16mm, color co-magnetic sound film
Description/Summary:
KRON-TV News report from December 24th 1967, featuring a counter-culture rally at UC Berkeley, involving students wearing black masks and singing along to The Beatles song 'Yellow Submarine'. When interviewed, one of the students explains their actions represent a symbolic statement that: "This new generation is hacking out a whole new vocabulary and whole new style of action to suit its new demands."
Availability:
Mp4 video file streaming online in DIVA:
https://diva.sfsu.edu/collections/sfbatv/bundles/189602
Collection/Copyright Holder:
KRON-TV
Further Details:
Contact resident Film Archivist Alex Cherian (Email: acherian@sfsu.edu)