Flagellants of Nocera Terinese – 1960’s

Every seven years in the town of Nocera Terinese, Italy, a mysterious rite hundreds of years old still takes place

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Coney Island, USA – 1952

Coney Island, USA – 1952             Please support Weirdo Video Saw the movie – Now

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Lincoln Highway Groundbreaking – 1913

A promotional film for the Lincoln Highway from 1913, this short reel shows a groundbreaking ceremony for Carl G. Fisher’s

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Olympics in Tokyo – 1964

A short newsreel recounting the Olympics held in China’s uneasy neighbor Japan. Over 60 years ago, notice the absence of over-the-top

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3rd Ave. El – 1950’s

What is a 3rd Ave. El? It’s the elevated train that used to run up and down Manhattan until the

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New Orleans – 1920’s

Newsreel documentary from the 1920’s with photography and animations illustrating old New Orleans, the Crescent City, at work and at

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Hamburg Red Light District – 1950’s

Let us reminisce of beer celebrations held nightly during the 1950’s and ’60’s in the Teutonic hamlet of Hamburg. A

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Iran – 1953

This documentary about Iran produced in 1953 is a fascinating look at the nation of Iran before the 1979 revolution.

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Newsreel: El Cortez Hotel Glass Elevator – 1956

In this newsreel from 1956, the great newsreader Ed Herlihy describes the futuristic glass elevator recently installed in the El

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The Labor of Thy Hands … – 1950’s

In this vintage promotional film produced by the Jewish women’s group Hadassah, viewers are reminded of the need to develop

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Olvera Street: A Street of Memory – 1937

Olvera Street: Street of Memory – 1937           Please support Weirdo Video

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