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GROOVE

This independent film, a big hit at the 2000 Sundance Film Festival, was shot entirely in the San Francisco Bay Area between 16 August 1999 and 14 September 1999.


NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Filming Locations —

Berkeley, Alameda County.

Oakland, Alameda County: Toll-plaza of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

City and County of San Francisco: Pier 1 at Fort Mason Center. MUNI Train. 20th Street at Illinois. 23rd Street at Illinois. 3rd Street. The Endup at 401 -6th Street.

Treasure Island, City and County of San Francisco.

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Several of the opening credits' insert-shots,
including this one, were done at Fort Mason.
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The classic Groove shot was done on MUNI,
but what line and station was this at?
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San Francisco, probably from Treasure Island.
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Leyla lives in Berkeley, and the City of Berkeley is thanked in the credits, but there's no such address as 9844 Harper at Ashby as she wrote in the e-mail. Where was this filmed?
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Parking lot at the foot of 20th Street at Illinois.
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Looking east from 435 -23rd Street at Illinois.
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The rave party was filmed at Pier 1 of Fort Mason Center, close to the Marina Safeway off Marina Boulevard.
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Some more shots from Pier 1 at Fort Mason Center.
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-23rd Street, east of Illinois, looking north
across the street from Airborne Express and Webvan.com.
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The southernmost staircase on the east side of Pier 1.
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San Francisco, possibly from Potrero Hill.
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Looking east, directly across the street from
the 435 -23rd Avenue address mentioned above.
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The Endup, 401 -6th Street at Harrison.
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The toll plaza of the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge.

Groove (2000)
CAST: Chris Ferreira, Elizabeth Sun, Steve Van Wormer, Dmitri Ponce from the Lower Haight, Mackenzie Firgens, Ari Gold, Rachel True, Denny Kirkwood, Bing Ching, Lola Glaudini, Hamish Linklater, Vincent Riverside, Wade Hampton....
WRITER: Greg Harrison
PRODUCER: Michael Bayne, Dorothy Fadiman, James Fadiman, Andrea S. Gard, Ray Greenwell, Greg Harrison, Danielle Renfrew, Jeff Southard, Todd Wagner, Jason Zemlicka
DIRECTOR: Greg Harrison
PRODUCTION DESIGNER: Chris Ferreira
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Matthew Irving
EDITOR: Greg Harrison

GROOVE
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MEDIA ARTICLES

Official Website: Groove
"... Young Internet Investors Helped... Make Film..." S.F. Chronicle, 22 February 2000.

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