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Identifier: F.2004-01-0001
Filmmaker: Lieber, Jeffrey, Sherlock, Michael, Stenberg, Margaret
Identifier: F.2005-04-0021
Filmmaker: Glick, Jacob, Glick, Dorothy
Identifier: F.2005-04-0010
Filmmaker: Glick, Jacob
Identifier: F.2013-09-0004
Identifier: V.2013-01-0045
Filmmaker: Janiak, Larry, Childs, Chet
A collection of home movies documenting the Godman family of Chicago and Evanston, Illinois. The patriarch of the family, Carl Lawrence Godman, shot the majority of the collection. The films primarily feature his wife, Fay F. Godman, and their three sons, David, Andrew, and James. Collection highlights include a 1968 Chicago River boat tour, a trip to the Lincoln Park Zoo as well as home movies Carl shot while serving in the Korean War.
Identifier: F.2006-06-0001
Filmmaker: Kuttner, Peter
Identifier: SF
Filmmaker: Thompson, Warren E.
The Cynthia Holmberg Collection consists of 16mm home movies shot primarily by Henry Brooks, Cynthia’s father, and 8mm home movies shot by Cynthia’s husband Ron Holmberg. Ranging from the late 1930s to the mid-1960s, the 16mm films document Cynthia’s childhood and the life of a middle class family living in Chicago. The 8mm home movies document Ron and Cynthia Holmberg’s family and life in the suburbs of Chicago in the 1970s and early 80s. They include various locations around Chicago as well as family trips to Wisconsin, various U.S. National Parks, and Florida.
The David Szabo Collection is mainly comprised of films and ephemera from David Szabo's time as a student at Columbia College in the late 1960s and his time as a freelance editor and partner of the Szabo-Tohtz editing company in the 1970s and 1980s. Included are distributed prints that are unclear as to Szabo's involvement, 16mm films and intermediate materials Szabo worked on during his time at Columbia College, advertisements he worked on as an editor in the 1970s and 1980s, and 8mm home movies dating from 1948-1963.
Identifier: F.2009-07-0004
Identifier: F.2006-06-0002
Filmmaker: Kuttner, Peter
Identifier: F.2004-02-0087
Filmmaker: Hirsch, Buzz
Identifier: F.2004-02-0058
Filmmaker: Dole, Kevin, Kramer, Marion
The six films in this collection represent the early work of documentary filmmaker and Hollywood cameraman Peter Kuttner. The films include a student film made at Northwestern University, two films he made with students at Dillard University in New Orleans as part of the War on Poverty in 1965, and three kinescopes of shows he made at Chicago's public television station WTTW.