Bruce Baillie (1931-2020)

Mr. Hayashi (1961)
Castro Street (1964)
All My Life (1966)

Bruce Baillie (born in 1931, Aberdeen, South Dakota) is an American experimental filmmaker and founding member of Canyon Cinema in San Francisco. In 1961, Baillie, along with Chick Strand and others, founded San Francisco Cinematheque.

In 1991 he was the recipient of AFI’s Maya Deren Independent Film and Video Artists Award.

His film Castro Street (1966) was selected in 1992 for preservation in the United States National Film Registry.