Grateful Dead Meet Up At The Movies 2013: "Sunshine Daydream"
On a blistering summer day in 1972, the Grateful Dead took the stage on the grounds of the Oregon Country Fair in Veneta, Ore. for what would become one of the most legendary concerts of the band’s storied history. Join us this summer when we screen the previously unreleased concert film “Sunshine Daydream” as part of our now annual Grateful Dead Meet Up At The Movies.
Originally shot on 16mm film and painstakingly restored to HD resolution, "Sunshine Daydream" captures the band at the height of their powers (fresh off the Europe ’72 tour) and at the epicenter of the counterculture movement. Special features include never-before-seen footage of the concert day as well as recently recorded interviews with key participants from the time such as Ken Babbs, Sam Cutler, Wavy Gravy and Carolyn "Mountain Girl" Garcia, who provide insight on how the community came together for this special event to help raise money to keep the local town’s Springfield Creamery afloat. This extraordinary screening also shines a spotlight on some mighty fine tunes, with a playlist containing all new Stereo and 5.1 Audio mixes done by Jeffrey Norman at TRI Studios in San Rafael, Calif. and mastered by Grammy® winning engineer David Glasser at Air Show Mastering in Boulder, Colorado, with tape transfer and restoration by Plangent Processes.
"Sunshine Daydream" will only be playing on the silver screen for one night! Come along and connect with Dead Heads in your neighborhood on Thursday, August 1 at 7:30 p.m. local time.
Tickets are now available at www.FathomEvents.com.
Look and listen: "China Cat Sunflower" from "Sunshine Daydream":
Is this the same Sunshine Daydream originally shot and directed by Philip DeGuere? He traveled around with a film by this name back in the mid-70s before going on to work on the Baretta TV show.
so funny no-one even thinks to mention a blu-ray release.
I mean HELLO!!!
blu-ray release is ESSENTIAL.
why would anyone want compressed, lossy dvd still??
it's 2013 people. WAKE UP!!
EDIT: noon read my mind.
I was excited to see it is playing my local theater, until I realized I need to be out of town that day -- bummer.
So, any chance this HD remaster will get released on BluRay with the 5.1 mix? Fingers crossed.
The sunburn on that girl made me cringe!!!!
With a preview like that, got my tickets, I can't wait. I hope there is a DVD!
.... boy I bet that sun burn hurt!
This year keeps getting better and better! Keep up the great work :) We love it!
I literally can't wait
how long how long do we have to wait>