Please enable JavaScript to use this site.

Home Movie Day, Palm Springs...

Experts share vintage home movies shot in and around the region. Rare Palm Springs footage! Learn about home movies and enjoy the local sights and lively audio commentary. $15 (43 minutes)
Streaming thru May 31, 2021.
Category: Film, Presentation, Talk


Not Available
Photo Gallery
gallery photo
gallery photo
gallery photo
gallery photo
Full Details

Traveling Through Time with Obsolete Media: See rare Palm Springs footage!  Join home movie experts/collectors and Palm Springs residents Melissa Dollman and Devin Orgeron in their living room where they will take viewers on a guided tour of amateur films shot in and around the region (1940s-1970s). 

See footage of important and long-gone desert landmarks and events like the original Bullocks on Palm Canyon, Higgins Ladd Hardware, The Desert Circus, El Mirador, Thunderbird Country Club in Rancho Mirage, and Desi Arnaz’s Western Hills Hotel in Indian Wells. 

Follow these midcentury amateur cinematographers as they document Movieland Wax Museum, Calico Ghost Town, Santa’s Village, Solvang, Las Vegas at night, and much, much more. 

BONUS: Learn about Home Movie Day, Palm Springs, an annual celebration of all things 8mm, Super 8, and 16mm hosted by Melissa and Devin who invite you to go digging and bring your own home movies (found, borrowed, purloined) for inspection and projection ON ORIGINAL MECHANICAL EQUIPMENT.  Resources.


The organizer of this program is Home Movie Day, Palm Springs. This program is streaming through May 31, 2021.


Order Summary
No items available.