Bruce Baillie

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Bruce Baillie (born in 1931, Aberdeen, South Dakota) is an American experimental filmmaker and founding member of Canyon Cinema in San Francisco. In 1961, Baillie, along with Chick Strand and others, founded San Francisco Cinematheque.

In 1991 he was the recipient of AFI’s Maya Deren Independent Film and Video Artists Award.[1] [2]

His film Castro Street (1966) was selected in 1992 for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.


Filmography[edit]

  • On Sundays (1960-1961)
  • David Lynn's Sculpture (1961, unfinished)
  • Mr. Hayashi (1961)
  • The Gymnasts (1961)
  • Friend Fleeing (1962)
  • Everyman (1962)
  • News #3 (1962)
  • Have You Thought of Talking to the Director? (1962)
  • Here I Am (1962)
  • A Hurrah for Soldiers (1962-1963)
  • To Parsifal (1963)
  • Mass for the Dakota Sioux (1964)
  • The Brookfield Recreation Center (1964)
  • Quixote (1964-1965, revised 1967)
  • Yellow Horse (1965)
  • Tung (1966)
  • Castro Street (1966) filmed on Castro Street in Richmond, California
  • All My Life (1966)
  • Still Life (1966)
  • Termination (1966)
  • Port Chicago Vigil (1966)
  • Show Leader (1966)
  • Valentin De Las Sierras (1967)
  • Quick Billy (1970)
  • Roslyn Romance (is It Really True?): Intro. 1 & II (1978)
  • The Holy Scrolls (completed 1998)


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