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From Yale University’s Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library…

A home movie (originally captured on 16mm film) taken by Julian Stein of Gertrude Stein’s oldest brother Michael Stein’s home, designed by Le Corbusier, in Garches, France followed by scenes of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas at the Hotel Pernollet in Belley, France.

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The Pentagon’s release of some of the video clips found on the computers captured in the raid of Bin Laden’s hideout was the big news in home video this week. The most personal and strange was this one of Bin Laden watching himself on television.

The home movie-centric video for 1995’s “Before I Lose My Style” by the band Space Needle.

Source: YouTube