The documentary, which already had one showing at a small theater in Oakland, includes tons of footage of 1970s conventions, including some amazingly DIY early costumes. (Papier mache Stormtrooper helmets! Glued-on Klingon eyebrows!) Witness the ardor of early fans who kept Star Trek alive and helped turn Star Wars into the enduring phenomenon we obsess over today.
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Heh. The man in the hawaiian is Joe Ferrara, owner of Atlantis Fantasyworld in Santa Cruz. I have many fond memories of spending much time and dollars in his shop.
One of the biggest reasons being that I met my wife when she worked there. ;-)