GenreDocumentary, History, Music CountryUnited States
Release date1968 (1968) WriterNorman Martin, Jack OConnell GenresDocumentary, Music, Historical fiction CastAce of Cups (Themselves), Herb Caen (Himself), Country Joe and the Fish (Themselves), Louis Gottlieb (Himself (as Lou Gottlieb)) Similar moviesThe Matrix, Step Up, The Matrix Revolutions, Silver Linings Playbook, Footloose, Magic Mike
TaglineThe weird rites of the Hippies
Revolution 1968 documentary 1968 gonzo summer of love
Revolution is a documentary film by Jack O'Connell made in San Francisco in 1967. It was subsequently revived with added reminiscences.
Although most interviewees are not named some of them have been identified, such as Kurt Hirschhorn, Frank Jordan, Cecil Williams and Herb Caen. Daria Halprin appears in the film as herself. Also appearing in the film are the Ace of Cups, Country Joe and the Fish, and Dan Hicks.
Revolution 1968 sf documentary
The soundtrack album features Steve Miller Band, Quicksilver Messenger Service, and Mother Earth who also appear in the film. It was released in 1968 by United Artists Records (UAS 5185) and produced by Ben Shapiro. It was released both in stereo and mono versions.
Mother Earth – "Revolution" (Jack O'Connell, Norman Martin) – 2:56
Quicksilver Messenger Service – "Codine" (Buffy St. Marie) – 5:20
Steve Miller Band – "Superbyrd" (Steve Miller) – 4:37
Steve Miller Band – "Your Old Lady" (Elmo Glick, King Curtis, O'Kelly Isley, Jr.) – 5:50
Quicksilver Messenger Service – "Babe, I'm Gonna Leave You" (Anne Bredon, Erik Darling, Paul Bennett) – 5:03