Dec 14, 2006 another lost seventies film, the strawberry statement featuring bruce davison. The strawberry statement 1970 edition open library. The student rebellions of the 1960s caught through the eyes of a columbia college undergraduate during the spring of 1968. Discusses his lack of authority to write a book, but decides to write one anyway. To my surprise it was a far more arty film per cinematography, editing,etc. His attraction to activist linda kim darby makes him. I first read james simon kunens the strawberry statement. Excepts from the strawberry statement appeared in new york magazine 1968 and the atlantic monthly 1969 before the entire work was published by random house in 1969. This movie is kinda like a late 60s version of casablanca, taking place in america, on a college campus. Discusses that he is the one writing the book, however his thought are no different than the thoughts of the youth of another generation. The strawberry statement 1970 official trailer bruce davison. Perl is a programming language suitable for writing simple scripts as well as complex applications see strawberry perl is a perl environment for ms windows containing all you need to run and develop perl applications.
Its an interesting mix of orchestral score, classical, rock and folk music. It is adapted from the book the strawberry statement, also written by. Its of the skimpy genre called political exploitation. Various the strawberry statement mp3 album download. This baby boomer missed seeing this movie before, but it was worth the wait. Students are rebelling against the war in vietnam, against cooperation of their university with corporations from the militaryindustrial complex, but also against the universitys appropriation of a playground in the poor africanamerican neighbourhood. The strawberry statement quotes showing 15 of 5 we youths say like all the time because we mistrust reality.
The strawberry statement is a 1970 american drama film about the counterculture and student. Notes of a college revolutionary, james simon kunen, a nineteenyearold columbia university sophomore, attempts to explain his generation of rebellious college students. The strawberry statement 1970 cast and crew credits, including actors, actresses, directors, writers and more. Find album release information for strawberry statement original soundtrack on allmusic. This book was written on napkins and cigarette packs and hitchhiking signs. I had a nostalgic interest in it and had not seen it in 30 years. The strawberry statement 1970 nude scenes the strawberry statement was filmed in my hometown, stockton ca. He wrote the strawberry statement in the wake of the 67 and 68 protests, in which he took part. An apolitical college student joins a group of campus protesters to meet girls but gets swept up in their cause and involved in a violent confrontation with police. The strawberry statement 1970 is an unusual exploitation movie. The film is based on the reallife student upraising at columbia university by the sds, which would become even more radical in the 70s as the weather underground. After an opening scene, buffy saintemaries bouncy recording of joni mitchells circle game in the credit sequence from the political comicdrama the strawberry statement, 1970, starring bruce davison and kim darby.
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Set to anthemic songs of the time, the strawberry statement is both about and from the era of protests that swept campuses in the 1960s and 70s. Jul 08, 2014 set to anthemic songs of the time, the strawberry statement is both about and from the era of protests that swept campuses in the 1960s and 70s. An apolitical college student joins a group of campus protesters to. Find out where to watch, buy, and rent the strawberry statement online on moviefone.
Strawberry perl is a perl environment for ms windows containing all you need to run and develop perl applications. A classic that sold 35,000 copies in hardcover, the strawberry statement retains its appeal to college students sensitive to the worlds injustices while confronting their own adult future. The strawberry statement 1969 edition open library. Bruce davison plays simon, an athlete drawn to the excitement of a demonstration, to a girl and ultimately, to the cause. The strawberry statement was filmed in my hometown, stockton ca. The strawberry statement 2se 14st is a twolp movie soundtrack issued in 1970 on mgms blue and gold label. The strawberry statement nude scenes naked pics and.
Notes of a college revolutionary was a class assignment, and, not surprisingly, no one else in my group loved it nearly as much as i did. The strawberry statement 1970 official trailer bruce davison, kim darby movie hd simon is a student at a college in san francisco. The strawberry statement 1970 directed by stuart hagmann. Film the strawberry statement is a 1970 cult film about the counterculture and student revolts of the 1960s, loosely based on the nonfiction book by james simon kunen about the columbia university protests of 1968. This film is a must for those us who enjoy our movies filled with period music. Notes of a college revolutionary as an impressionable high school student around about 1971. To turn from the strawberry statement to push comes to shove is to turn from revolutionist to social democrat. With bruce davison, kim darby, bud cort, murray macleod. Still, both horovitz and kunen are capable of writing witty lines and capturing a sense of the absurd. Enjoy a rich lineup of tv shows and movies included with your prime membership. Written by israel horovitz, based on the book by james simon kunen. They were not interested in the glimpse we got of the revolution. The strawberry statement does contain some good description of the actions of the student rebels at columbia in april and may 1968 both inside columbias liberatedoccupied buildings and on its campus, as well as some good description of the police brutality that occurred after the columbia administration requested that its campus be cleared.733 1445 463 100 1334 1665 659 925 92 660 1279 117 236 383 1065 1530 831 199 1609 15 67 1493 147 1266 469 1036 955 834 727 637 171 1347 860 1090