Tag: counter-culture

Valley Uprising-2014 8.2

Valley Uprising-2014

In the shady campgrounds of Yosemite valley, climbers carved out a counterculture lifestyle of dumpster-diving and wild parties that clashed with the conservative values of the National Park Service. And up on the walls,...

Sympathy for the Devil-1968 6.3

Sympathy for the Devil-1968

Godard's documentation of late 1960s Western counter-culture, examining the Black Panthers, referring to works by LeRoi Jones and Eldridge Cleaver. Other notable subjects are the role of news media, the mediated image, a...

Cop Killers-1977 5.8

Cop Killers-1977

Two hippies on their way to a cocaine deal get stopped by the police at a roadblock, resulting in a shootout where they kill the cops. They then go on a crime spree of robbery and murder.::[email protected]

Where the Buffalo Roam-1980 6.7

Where the Buffalo Roam-1980

The deranged adventures of Gonzo journalist Hunter Thompson and his attorney Oscar Acosta, referred to in the movie as "Laslow". Thompson attempts to cover the Super Bowl and the 1972 Presidential election in his typical...

The Substance: Albert Hofmann’s LSD-2011 7.1

The Substance: Albert Hofmann’s LSD-2011

In 1943, the year in which the first A-bomb was built, Albert Hofmann discovered LSD, a substance that was to become an A-bomb of the mind. Fractions of a milligram are enough to turn our framework of time and space upsi...