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The A/V Geeks Film Archive is an ephemeral film collection curated by Skip Elsheimer. What started as a hobby more than ten years is now a lifetime commitment. His collection has grown to over 25,000 films gathered from school auctions, thrift stores, closets and dumpsters. He presents themed film shows in his home base of Raleigh, North Carolina and he's taken his shows on the road across the United States. Films from Skip's archive have been released on DVDs. For more information about A/V Gee...


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by NASA; Langley Research Center
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¿Por qué son las burbujas redondas?
Topics: NASA, KSNN, Carga, Positiva, Negativa, Agua, Molécula, Atracción
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by Walter J Klein Co
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Presents a study of the mineral resources of North Carolina, showing mining reclamation programs resulting in golf courses, baseball fields, parks and lakes.
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by March of Time
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Shows how interested citizens like those of Arlington County, Virginia, are able by working together to effect legislation and revitalize the public schools. Also describes the struggles to improve education in Arkansas, in Delaware, and in Long Island. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: schools, education
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by March of Time
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A survey of the problems of old age. Shows how medical science is meeting the challenge of degenerative diseases, and how the social security program is struggling to cope with economic security for the aged. Discusses the feeling of loneliness and uselessness that frequently comes with old age. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: senior citizens, elderly
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by Lilt
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INTRODUCES A FAMOUS HAIR STYLIST WHO SHOWS WOMEN HOW TO USE LILT TO DO HOME PERMANENTS WITH ROLLERS, ETC. We learn some hairdo techniques in doing a home permanent. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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by United States Army Pictorial Center.
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Training film for civil defense personnel which examines the importance of fact finding in civil defense. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topic: civil defense
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by U.S. National Institute of Mental Health
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Shows how the research, filming, editing and presentation of a television program about drugs affect the objectivity and credibility of the final story. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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Silent footage from the 1936 Berlin Olympics. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: Olympics, Hitler
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by Bell System / audio Production
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For telephone linemen (and other telephone company employees) to avoid unsafe activities - such as using a blowtorch to unfreeze a manhole, etc. Uses narration and still photos to illustrate the activities. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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We got this film on Ebay years ago with no explanation about what it is or what they are doing in the film. Thanks to the adopters who helped pay for the digitization - Jeff Butterworth, Jim Haverkamp, Dwight Swanson, Marsha Orgeron and Brenda Flora. Visit www.avgeeks.com/wp2/adopt-a-film to help with digitizing other films. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: home movie, hazing
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Shows how the relation of the earth to the sun influences time differences, seasonal changes, and regional climate. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: geology, Earth sciences
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by McCrory (John R.) for McCrory Studios
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Uses animated maps, cartoons and live photography to explain fundamental principles and organization of our Federal government. Portrays the check and balance system and separate functions of the three branches. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topic: United States government
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by Encyclopedia Britannica
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We see Susan and Jimmy sending to a mail order catalog for a gift for mom. Highlights everyday activities in a city post office. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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by Coronet
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Raises the question of spirit and sportsmanship when a high school basketball team plans retaliation against a rival school. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topic: school spirit
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by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
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Discusses the life of the Pacific salmon and describes the commercial fishery activities involved in taking it from the sea and putting it into a can for use as a healthful, protein-rich food on the family talbe. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: salmon, canning
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Motorcycle safety film. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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by New York (State). State Employment Service.; Louis De Rochemont Associates.
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A dramatization about a likable and ambitious teen-age boy who quits school to get a job. Portrays his joys, frustrations, and gradual disillusionment. Credits: Producer, Louis de Rochemont III; director, Karl Genus. Performer(s): Barry Primus, Anne Dee, Camillo Carrau. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: dropout, teen, high school
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by Coronet Films
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Three students follow the rules of effective writing to promote a school party--they make sure the material is complete, clear in purpose, accurate and the completed story properly edited. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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AV Geeks 16mm Lunch Streaming Show
Topics: 16mm, streaming
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AV Geeks 16mm film Lunchtime Streaming Show
Topic: AV Geeks 16mm film Lunchtime Streaming Show
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AV Geeks Lunchtime 16mm film daily streaming show
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AV Geeks Lunch 5 27 2021
Topic: AV Geeks Lunch 5 27 2021
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AV Geeks 16mm Lunch Streaming Show
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AV Geeks Lunchtime 16mm film daily streaming show
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AV Geeks 16mm Lunch Streaming Show
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AV Geeks 16mm Lunch Streaming Show
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(December 5, 1990) Episode 13 of Starfinder focuses on energy transfer. The Starfinder series makes use of information from the Hubble Space Telescope to teach science concepts.
Topics: NASA, Hubble Space Telescope, energy
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Aeronautics and Space Report 252 To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA
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Virtually all that is known of Neptune and its moon, Triton, was captured by the Voyager's mission. Highlights of Voyager 2's information gathering on the planet's upper atmosphere and orbiting arcs are shown, along with studies of Triton and its strange backward orbit. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Voyager 2, Neptune, Triton
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by NASA; Lewis Research Center
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The evolution of the NASA wind program is traced from 1973 to 1980. Wind turbines for producing energy are discussed extensively. This is part of the NASA at Work video series produced by Lewis Research Center. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, wind power
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by NASA
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Liftoff to learning : Assignment Spacelab (1995). Shows how the unique microgravity environment of Earth orbit is used for scientific experiments and how the rules of scientific experimentation and safety that apply to research on Earth also apply to astronauts in space. On-orbit scenes were taken during the STS-58 mission of "Columbia." To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: nasa, science, educational
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by NASA
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NASA researchers and scientists use measurement and estimation skills to help characterize health, environmental and other operational human biomedical risks associated with living in space and to identify strategies, tools or technologies to prevent or reduce those risks. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, NASA CONNECT, science, health
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AV Geeks 16mm Lunch streaming show
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by ASCE
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American Society of Civil Engineers try to stay hip and relevant showing young adults the exciting world of civil engineering. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topic: engineering
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In this episode of Liftoff to Learning the astronauts of STS-58 show how the unique microgravity environment of Earth orbit is used for scientific experiments. They explain how the rules of scientific experimentation and safety that apply to research on Earth also apply to astronauts in space. The program is intended for grades 5-8. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, STS-58, Spacelab
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by Public Health Service
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Hospitals for disaster, Packaged disaster hospitals. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact footage@avgeeks.com for more information
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by NASA
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Press conference with the crew of STS-1 describing mission highlights. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, STS-1, space shuttle
A/V Geeks
by NASA; Langley Research Center
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¿Por qué las palomitas de maíz explotan?
Topics: NASA, KSNN, Agua, Extensión, Vapor
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AV Geeks Lunch Time 16mm Streaming Show
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by NASA; Langley Research Center
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NASA Kids Science News segment explaining the technology of the computer mouse.
Topics: NASA, KSNN, Computer Mouse, Opto-Mechanical Device, Light, Motion, Signals, Computer, Cursor
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by NASA; Oklahoma State University
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Dr. Ghassem Asrar, Dr. Susan Ustin, John Katzenberger and Dr. Donald Johnson discuss Mission to planet earth and related science and technology topics, including the biosphere, climate change research, and the study of Earth from space. Leslie Bridgett demonstrates educational activities related to earth science and Mission to planet earth. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, climate change
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by NASA
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Discusses the development of modern aviation and space flight by considering the achievements of the people and machines involved in the major advancements of these fields. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, aviation, history
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by NASA
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Episode 4 of the Moonwalk series examines the research conducted on Moon rocks returned by the Apollo 11 mission. The studies revealed many aspects of the Moon’s characteristics. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Apollo 11
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by NASA; Lewis Research Center
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Focuses on Neil Armstrong’s historical first step on the Moon’s surface. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: NASA, Apollo 11, Neil Armstrong
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by NASA; Langley Research Center
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¿Por qué es el cielo azul?
Topics: NASA, KSNN
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AV Geeks 16mm Lunch Streaming Show
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AV Geeks Lunch 5 29 2020
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