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MACY'S: CONGA LINE

NORTHERN CALIFORNIA
Filming Locations —

Oakland, Alameda County: On June 17-18th, 1999, Arthur J. Lang Productions shot this Macy's commercial at various locations in Downtown Oakland: Paramount Theater, 14th & Franklin Streets, Lake Merritt Boat House and Gondola, City Hall at Frank Ogawa Plaza, State Building, Flatiron Building, and 12th & Franklin. The commercial premiered on national television in August 1999.

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Paramount Theater on Broadway.
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14th Street at Franklin,
from above the Merchants Parking Garage.

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Lakeside Park Boat House on Bellevue Avenue at Lake Merritt.
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Gondola at Lake Merritt.

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Gondola at Lake Merritt.
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City Hall at Frank Ogawa Plaza.

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Lobby of the Elihu Harris State Building,
1515 Clay Street between 14th and 16th Streets.
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Flatiron Building at the corner of 14th & Broadway.

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Again, the State Building lobby, second level.
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North on Franklin Street near 12th. We did not have this many
background extras on the day we shot this scene, so I am
guessing some of these people were duplicated with
visual-effects during post-production.


PRODUCTION COMPANY: Arthur J. Lang Productions (San Francisco, CA)
PRODUCER: Arthur Lang
DIRECTOR: Lisbon Okafor
CINEMATOGRAPHER: Robert Gantz
EDITOR: Frank Hom
LOCATIONS DEPARTMENT: Jonathan Shedd, Scott Trimble
ASSISTANT DIRECTORS: Brian Sullivan, Jani Vournas, Damon Reynolds


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