This home movie from the Murphy Family Collection captures scenes of the family celebrating Christmas in a festively decorated home. They open presents, eat, drink, and laugh with each other in front of a lovely Christmas tree. A baby takes some of his first steps, a boy gets loving kisses from his dog, and a […]
This home movie from 1976 captures scenes from a homecoming event at a church in Nat, a small community northwest of Nacogdoches. At the gathering, attendees sing a song together and watch specific performances. One musical performance includes an accordion. While the footage does contain sound, the audio is largely absent.
This home movie from 1976 captures scenes from a homecoming event at a church in Nat, a small community northwest of Nacogdoches. At the gathering, a quartet performs a song for the attendees. While the footage does contain sound, the audio is largely absent.
This 1970s-era home movie filmed by the Picón family in San Angelo depicts moments in the life of their young daughter Diane, starting with a Christmas morning, where she received a microphone, followed by various scenes of her performing with that gift, dancing with her grandmother, and playing with the family dog.
This home movie from the Ryan-Martin Collection captures scenes of a concert in 1960 near Corpus Christi, Texas. Many performers take the stage, including Peter Palmer, William Bendix, Rose Marie, the Holly Twins, and Susan Hall. Scenes include several performances, as well as the acts signing autographs and posing for photos with Sari Martin and […]
This home movie footage captures the band DEVO performing at the Armadillo World Headquarters in Austin.
This home movie captures footage of David Bowie performing a concert on his Heroes tour at the Dallas Convention Center on April 10, 1978.
The Alan Frye Collection, no. 17 – Experimental Film Techniques and Concert Footage Featuring Talking Heads and David Bowie
The first section of the film is of Alan Frye and friends experimenting with fast motion and pixilation animation, followed by concert footage of the band Talking Heads at the Armadillo World Headquarters and a brief clip of David Bowie.
The Alan Frye Collection, no. 10 – Gators Norvells Evolutionary History of French, Sally, Chris + More
Bands performing in a house are captured in fast motion as well as normal speed.