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Lou Perica films
1991-14  
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Lou Perica films
    Dates: 1974-1981
    Collection Number: 1991-14
    Creator/Collector:
    Extent: 1.25 linear feet (1 carton)
    Repository: GLBT Historical Society
    San Francisco, California 94103
    Abstract: This collection contains several 8 mm films on gay and non-gay subjects in San Francisco during the late 1970s and early 1980s. One of Perica's films “Lou and Dan” is a self-study of the long term relationship between Perica and his lover Dan McFarland.
    Language of Material: English

    Access

    Collection is open for research.

    Preferred Citation

    Lou Perica films. GLBT Historical Society

    Acquisition Information

    Gift of Daniel D. McFarland on August 6, 1991.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    This collection contains several 8 mm films on gay and non-gay subjects in San Francisco during the late 1970s and early 1980s. One of Perica's films “Lou and Dan” is a self-study of the long term relationship between Perica and his lover Dan McFarland. Other creative works include are “Mural Mural On the Wall: A Study of San Francisco Murals”, “Tutti-Fruiti (A Comedy)”, “The Social Drinker”, and “Gloomy Sunday: A Study in Sorrow”. Documentary style films include various “Gay Parade” films from the mid 1970s which include Harvey Milk, “Police-Gay Baseball Game”, “Parade Out-Takes”, and 13 short reels on various subjects. Documentary Films: Anon. Film, Drag & Muscle Competition in Hotel, Mr. Marcus MC 1975; Gay Parade 1974 (Ernie, Clayton, Toby Dancing); Gay Parade 1975; Gay Parade 1977, 2 Reels and 1 Reel of Out-Takes; Parade Out-Takes (all years); San Francisco (5/75); Greenwich Village, April 1975; Ringling Brothers Circus, 1975 (Clayton, Dorothy, Kitty, SF Views); Christmas 1976, Dan & Lou Out-Takes; Police-Gay Baseball Game, 1977; 13 Short Reels on Various Subjects Creative Works: Dan & Lou - This is a 50 minute autobiographical film on the long-term relationship of Lou Perica and his lover Dan McFarland; Mural Mural On the Wall: A Study of San Francisco Murals; Tutti-Fruiti (A Comedy); The Social Drinker; Gloomy Sunday: A Study in Sorrow; 1 folder of firm notes for “Dan & Lou.” GSSO linked terms: http://semanticscience.org/resource/SIO_000297; http://purl.obolibrary.org/obo/GSSO_001021

    Indexing Terms

    Film/Video
    San Francisco Bay Area (Calif.)
    Gay pride celebrations