Iranian Demonstration in San Francisco

 
Date: 10/15/1971
Reference Number:
KQN 1411
Format:
16mm newsfilm
Description/Summary:
KQED News report from October 15th 1971 in San Francisco featuring scenes from a large demonstration by Iranians, protesting against the Shah of Iran and his regime's celebration of the 2500th anniversary of the Persian Empire. Includes views of angry protesters marching, making speeches and an interview with a woman, who feels that Iran should be funding basic social welfare programs rather than expensive celebrations.
Availability:
Mp4 video file streaming online in DIVA:
https://diva.sfsu.edu/collections/sfbatv/bundles/189745
Collection/Copyright Holder:
NCPB/KQED
Further Details:
Contact resident Film Archivist Alex Cherian (Email: acherian@sfsu.edu)