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Can’t wait until October’s Home Movie Day? Then head down to Orlando for the Home Movie Extravaganza tomorrow at the University of Central Florida.

From BoingBoing: Just one example of the classic home movie genre, the stop-motion car-less car race, aka The Butt Race.

And in the Comments section, more links and discussion of the history of the venerable tradition.

April 21, 1946. 7th Avenue, College Point, Queens

Through the late 1970s and into the 1980s, Boy Scout Troop 379 of St. Louis Park, Minnesota filmed their travels across the American West and Canada with an epic series of short films and slide shows, 53 of which have recently been uploaded to YouTube.

From Secrets of the City

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