Posts Tagged ‘1969’

“Live” Coverage Of The Apollo XI Moon Landing

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

CBS’ coverage, with Walter Cronkite reporting, of the 1969 Apollo XI moon landing. Found at YouTube from jkottke.

CBS Coverage Of Moon Walk

Found at YouTube from jkottke.

Bed Peace

Thursday, September 1st, 2011

Moved by the recent unrest in London, Yoko Ono has shared the 1969 film “Bed Peace” (directed by Yoko and John Lennon and filmed by Nic Knowland), online. Found at YouTube from Y0K0ON0.

Basic Brown, Basic Blue

Thursday, March 17th, 2011

Basic Brown, Basic Blue is film created in 1969 by Simpson’s creator Matt Groening’s father, Homer Groening. Coincidence? I think not.

Super Slow Motion Apollo 11 Saturn V Launch

Thursday, April 15th, 2010

This clip is raw from Camera E-8 on the launch umbilical tower/mobile launch program of Apollo 11, July 16, 1969. This is an HD transfer from the 16mm original. The camera is running at 500 FPS, making the total clip of over 8 minutes represent just 30 seconds of actual time. Narration is provided by Mark Gray. Found at Vimeo from Mark Gray.

Woodstock Home Movies, 1969

Saturday, August 15th, 2009

Filmmaker Barbara Bedick captures the ambiance at just before gave his speech. Found at YouTube from rbedick.

Apollo 11 Moon Landing Mission Video

Monday, July 20th, 2009

Today is . The following playlist includes clips from start to finish of that historic achievement, with . Watching them even today, when space travel is commonplace, it is still breathtaking when you consider what an extraordinary feat sending men to the moon was.