Bill Day was an early member and producer at Metro Media, Vancouver.
Donated by Bill Day, November 2016:
- 38 videotapes (3/4″ Umatic and VHS) + 1 folder of textual/graphic material
- Material related to Metro Media and personal productions.
A video done with the Open Eye dance troupe from New York in Hawaii and Vancouver. Jean Erdman was the troupe producer. Erman was married to Joseph Campbell well-known philosopher/anthropologist. Campbell appears on tape. The crew stayed at the Erdman estate in north Oahu during rehearsals.
Unedited video documentation of the Vancouver International Stone Sculpture Symposiumexhibit at Van Dusen Gardens  . Includes interviews with the sculptors. [See Women In Focus fonds for another documentary on this subject]
Footage of Dylan’s Vancouver concert An experiment in recording live events on a Portapack video camera. c.1974
Williams Lake Stampede documentation.
Unidentified content. Day believes it is a compilation of programs about the environment produced by Metro Media.
Unidentified content. Possibly work done by Metro Media with Channel 9 [PBS] in the 1970s.
Videos are not digitized. Please contact us for access.