Skip to main content

Ephemeral Films

Ephemeral films are non-fiction films usually made for educational, industrial, or promotional purposes. The two classic ephemeral film collections found on the Archive are the Prelinger Archives and AV Geeks.

rss RSS


Show sorted alphabetically

Show sorted alphabetically

up-solid down-solid
Date Reviewed
A/V Geeks
Jan 19, 2017 Beech Aircraft

eye 1,491

favorite 6

comment 1

Discussed man's constant desire to fly, the relationship of the engineer with today's computerized technology to the design of today's aircraft. This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the film can be purchased for stock footage purposes. Contact for more information
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
A/V Geeks
Jul 26, 2007 Bert Salzman

eye 3,721

favorite 20

comment 1

It’s Joshua’s last day in Harlem before leaving for a college in Texas where he has earned a track and field scholarship. He runs joyfully through New York’s central park but his joy ends when he is the victim of a racial slur uttered by a five year old boy that he had befriended. Later, on his way home Joshua is able to work out his anger during a fight with a boy his age. The confrontation releases Joshua’s frustration and after the fight , in a dramatic scene Joshua is able to fly a...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Bert Salzman