• Short Summary

    Prisoners exhibit and sell their art at San Quentin prison.

  • Description

    San Quentin Prison, San Francisco, California, United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'Prison Art Shown at San Quentin'.

    BGV. Main entrance of San Quentin prison. GV. Low angle shot of watch tower. MS. Prison guard looking out of tower. MS. Notice board outside prison "California State Prison". MS. Guard opening large iron gates of prison. LV. San Quentin prison. Various shots of the visitors pouring through gates to see prisoners art collection. Various shots of the visitors looking at the exhibits, art work done by the prisoners, some are even bought for high prices. MS. Two girls walking away with the paintings they have bought.

    (Comb.F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 29/08/1963.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    2677.07
    Media URN:
    79476
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:10:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:14:00 / 01:25:24:00
    Canister:
    UN 3791 E

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