Medium Cool

  • 1969
  • Movie
  • R
  • Political

This minor classic from the 60s time capsule is a self-conscious essay on the meaning of the media and the nature of political commitment. During the summer of 1968, with anti-war sentiment growing daily, a host of hippies, Yippies, and other countercultural types descended on Chicago for the Democratic Convention, an event marked by all-out battles between...read more

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Medium Cool - Official Trailer
01:33 — Documentary of life in the 60's as seen through the eyes of a jaded news cameraman. Includes footage of the chaotic '68 Democratic convention and subs (more…)
Medium Cool - Trailer
03:29 — Documentary of life in the 60's as seen through the eyes of a jaded news cameraman. Includes footage of the chaotic '68 Democratic convention and subs (more…)

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