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Berkeley in the Sixties

1990 Rated NR 1hr 57m

University of California, Berkeley, alumni recount how their quiet school became the epicenter of 1960s campus activism, starting with the free speech movement and evolving into organized opposition to the Vietnam War. The students also championed civil rights, the women's movement and the Black Panther party. Archival footage is interwoven with present-day interviews and songs by the Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, Joan Baez and Jefferson Airplane.

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Movie Details

1990 Sundance Film Festival®
  • Audience Award: Documentary
  • Grand Jury Prize: Documentary nominee
Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1



Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Other features

Filmed in color and B&W; interactive menus; scene access; trailers; deleted scenes; photo gallery.