American Experience: Summer of Love DVD

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Item #: WA9962
In the summer of 1967, thousands of young people from across the country flocked to San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district to join in the hippie experience, only to discover that what they had come for was already disappearing. By 1968 the celebration of free love and music had descended into a maelstrom of drug abuse, broken dreams, and violence. American Experience ... More
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In the summer of 1967, thousands of young people from across the country flocked to San Francisco's Haight-Ashbury district to join in the hippie experience, only to discover that what they had come for was already disappearing. By 1968 the celebration of free love and music had descended into a maelstrom of drug abuse, broken dreams, and violence. American Experience offers a complex portrait of the peak of the 1960s counter-culture movement.

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Online text: Visit the film's Web site, where you can: * explore the summer's legacy * see a video timeline * access a teacher's guide, and more pbs.org/amex/love

Producer: Vincente Franco, Gail Dolgin
Production Year: 2007
Rating: TV-PG
Narrator: David Ogden Stiers
Number of Discs: 1
Length: 60 minutes
Language Track: English
Audio Format: Stereo
Aspect Ratio: 16x9 Widescreen