High Society – Rochdale College

DML interviews Bob the artist about his fond memories of Rochdale College – an experimental Toronto school and student dormatory run by students themselves. Opened in 1968, it became a home to thesbians, film-makers and drug dealers. Speed and Alcohol killed it, but the spirit lives on. Clips from “Grass” director Ron Mann’s film “Dream Tower”.

Clips from the Ron Mann film “Dream Tower”.


Pictures from “Rochdale” by Brian J. Grieveson, Charasee Press, 1991

Soundtrack from Nilsson’s “The Point”.

Thanks to my friend Gary for lending me the video, and Robert lending me the book.

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