Rick Prelinger searches out archival film, home movies, political
reels, and other celluloid remnants to splice together long-unseen
film footage of San Francisco and then invites the audience to be the
soundtrack—to identify places and events, to ask questions, and to
talk with one another as the film unfolds.
This program highlights the first six years of Lost Landscapes,
focusing on home movies shot by citizen filmmakers and footage of San
Francisco's social and political struggles, spanning 1910–1970.
Prelinger will briefly talk about the process of creating the Lost
San Francisco, CA 94103 Map