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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.



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Educational Films
by Weston, Edward, 1886-1958. Daybooks; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Photography: The Day Books of Eedward Weston - The Strongest Way of Seeing Describes the provisions of Public Law 94-142, the Education For All Handicapped Children Act.
Topics: Weston, Edward, 1886-1958, Photography, Artistic
Educational Films
by Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Wan-go Weng
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Topics: Chinese, Civilization
Educational Films
by Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Wan-go Weng
Educational Films
by Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Educational Films
by Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Wan-go Weng
Educational Films
by Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Wan-go Weng
Topic: Tang Dynasty (China)
Educational Films
by Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Wan-go Weng
Topic: Qing Dynasty (China)
Educational Films
by Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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VHS
Topic: Civilization
Educational Films
by WNDT (Television station : Newark, N.J.); Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Composers: the "American" Tradition University students illustrate, by using student photographs, old and new theories of photography and how to combine them for best results.
Topic: Composers
Educational Films
by Vuke, George J., film director, screenwriter, editor of moving image work; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center, production company
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Photography, Clarence Flaten, George Vuke ; editor, George Vuke
Topics: Embryology, Developmental cytology, Developmental biology
Educational Films
by Vuke, George J; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Photographers, George Vuke, Tom Held Covers movement of oxygen and carbon dioxide across a moist permeable membrane; evolution of transport systems for movement of materials in large animals; spiracles and tracheal system of grasshopper and gills of axolotl, clam, crayfish, and fish; exchange of gases in frog; and X-ray photography of breathing movements of rib cage and diaphragm in humans. From the Animal Systems series. George Vuke
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Respiratory organs
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Educational Films
by Tracy, Spencer, 1900-1967; Lang, Fritz, 1890-1976; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Starring Spencer Tracy An excerpt from Fritz Lang's 1936 feature film. Agitators inflame a mob into burning down the town jail when the sheriff refuses to surrender a prisoner suspected of kidnapping a child Summary Shows how circumstantial evidence involves an innocent man in a kidnapping charge. Tells how the temper of the townspeople becomes inflamed before .roper investigation can be made, a mob forms and because the sheriff and deputies are unable to hold th./iob at bay, the jail is...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Lynching, Kidnapping
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Educational Films
by Torrey, Theodore W. (Theodore Willett), 1907-1986, screenwriter; Klinge, Paul E., screenwriter; Severin, Charles, 1896- screenwriter; Lytle, Charles F., screenwriter; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center, production company; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center, former owner
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Educational authors, Theodore W. Torrey, Paul Klinge, Brother H. Charles, Charles F. Lytle
Topics: Earthworms, Anatomy, Comparative
Educational Films
by Stollak, Gary E; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Otto: the Phenomenological Perspective Dr. Bruce Denner presents the psychoanalytic perspective in abnormal psychology by interpreting a case study involving a middle-aged man's problems in coping with reality. Psychologists representing the behavioral, phenomenological, and social perspectives of analysis respond.
Topics: Psychology, Pathological, Phenomenological psychology
Educational Films
by Stockton, Phil, film director, editor of moving image work; Price, Richard H., presenter; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center, production company
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Otto: The Social Perspective Clifton Fadiman introduces the study of the play Our Town, by Thornton Wilder. He summarizes the story of the play, illustrates its unique staging by means of a model theater, explains the functions of each of the play's characters and the stage manager, and discusses the theme of the play.
Topics: Psychology, Pathological, Social psychiatry
Educational Films
by Stockton, Phil, film director, editor of moving image work; Denner, Bruce, presenter; Heller, Kenneth, moderator; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center, production company
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Otto: The Psychoanalytic Perspective Dr. Richard Price presents the social perspective in abnormal psychology by interpreting a case study involving a middle-aged man's problems in coping with reality. Psychologists representing the psychoanalytic, behavioral, and phenomenological perspectives of analysis respond.
Topics: Psychology, Pathological, Psychoanalysis
Educational Films
by Richter, Richard. Executive Producer; Louw, Joseph. Producer. Writer; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Producer, Joseph Louw; editor, Bill Doreste
Topic: Mexican Americans
Educational Films
by Ray, Nicholas, 1911-1979; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Directed by Nicholas Ray An excerpt from the 1963 feature film 55 Days at Peking. In 1900 a Chinese secret society, the Boxers, supported by the Dowager Empress, attempted to oust foreign representatives who controlled much of China. Their unsuccessful attempts resulted in the termination of dynastic rule in China within a decade Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary An excerp./ia methe motion picture 'FIFTY - FIVE DAYS AT PEKING.' In 1900...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Boxer Rebellion (China : 1899-1901), Society
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Educational Films
by Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-1979; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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USA Writers: S.J. Perelman (1966) Investigates the writing career of novelist Irving Stone through an interview with Stone and his wife, Jean. In addition to Stone's own works, the novelist and his wife speak informally about the functions of a writer, the hard work and perseverance which professional writing entails, and the problems involved in transforming books into screenplays.
Topics: Perelman, S. J. (Sidney Joseph), 1904-1979, Fiction
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Examines the civilization of ancient Africa and its significance to the American Negro. Shows that white historians ignore old civilizations of Africa below the Sahara. Explores this little - known past through art and pageantry. Features Ossie Davis.
Topic: Civilization
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Reviews highlights of the civil rights struggle from 1954 - 64. Examines the impact of Negro militancy on Negro and white Americans. Shows film coverage showing Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, Medgar Evers and Presidents Kennedy and Johnson. Features Ossie Davis. Portrays the underlying and immediate causes of the civil war between Nigeria and the breakaway province of Biafra.
Topic: African Americans
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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With fact sheet
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Topics: Cosindas, Marie, 1925-, Photography, Artistic
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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USA Artists: The New Abstraction: Morris Louis, Kenneth Noland (1966) John Canady documents various aspects of the six major medieval cathedrals of France, explaining the symbolism of the architectural and sculptural styles, and pointing out that the cathedral stands as a visable summary of the philosophical and intellectual world of the Middle Ages.
Topics: Louis, Morris, 1912-1962, Noland, Kenneth, 1924-2010
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Producer, director, and editor, Shelly Grossman; story and research, Mary Louise Grossman, John Hamlet; narrator, John Hamlet
Topic: Pesticide residues in food
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Explores the meaning of 'the Southern way of life.' Includes interviews with black and white citizens and shows scenes of segregated schools. Profiles a middle-aged man who has been unable to keep a job for five years due to an obsessive-compulsive condition. Explains that neurotics have reasons for performing ritual acts--even when they know the ritual is meaningless. Patient expresses his feelings about his symptoms, and his progress in therapy is shown. From the Disordered Mind series. R....
Topic: African Americans
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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The Violent Universe, Part 4 (1969) Tells the story of the Bryn Mawr Summer School for Women Workers as seen through the eyes of its alumnae fifty years later at a planned reunion.
Topic: Astronomy
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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The Violent Universe, Part 3 (1969) A comprehensive report of astronomical theories, research, and discoveries. Visits thirty astronomers at their observatories throughout the world as they discuss pulsars, infra-red galaxies, red giants, white dwarfs, cosmic rays, and redshift. Includes a motion picture view of a quasar.
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Topic: Astronomy
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Free at Last (1965) Examines early childhood education and its role in a school-oriented society. Considers the relationship between theories of education and learning and the changes in pedagogical techniques that have grown out of these theories.
Topic: African Americans
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Features Fela Sowande of Nigeria, African musicologist, composer, and organist, who explains how contemporary African music has mingled traditional African and Western idioms to create new forms. Presents music of Shakespeare's time played by the New York Pro Musica.
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Topic: Music, African
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Photography: Dorothea Lange Under the Trees Presents quotations from the Daybooks of Edward Weston to explain his inner feelings and shows photographs from his soft-focus portraits, his abstract motifs, and his work done in Mexico. Two of his sons, his second wife, and one of his former students discuss and evaluate the artist and their relationship to him.
Topics: Lange, Dorothea, Photography, Artistic
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Producer and director, Dick McCutchen; consultant, Prentice Williams
Topics: Prisons, Prisoners
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Novel: Saul Bellow The World of The Dangling Man History of black Americans in music and poetry. Their emergence from the slave state of over three hundred years ago to the present unrest. Poems of Langston Hughes and Countee Cullen. Statements by James Baldwin, Malcom X and Stokeley Carmichael. A warning that the black culture will no longer be put off.
Topic: Bellow, Saul
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Producer, Dick McCutchen; director, Gordon Parks; editor, Michael Misch
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Topics: Thomas, Piri, 1928-2011, Puerto Ricans in New York (City)
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topics: Veterans Administration Hospital (Palo Alto, Calif.), Mentally ill
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topics: Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984, Photography, Artistic
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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USA Dance: New York City Ballet (1965) An assault on the alienation of modern industrial life, this film takes the viewer on a chilling tour of a paper factory. Set to dissonant music and accompanied by poetic and often abstract narration whose scope extends beyond problems of the factory to suggest the insanity of modern existence in general.--Peter De Domenico, 6/94.
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Topics: New York City Ballet, Ballet
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Artists : Jack Tworkov Shows artist Jim Dine at work and at home; includes footage of Dine discussing his life, his artistic development, and "what is called ugly" in his work. Examines a number of Dine's works from different periods, including his tie paintings, tool paintings, palettes, collages, and "happenings"; considers Dine's concern with objects in his work.
Topic: Tworkov, Jack
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET Looks at the rehabilitation of persons afflicted with total or partial loss of speech under a new program at the University of Chicago. Explains the language modalities test, and instrument designed to diagnose the level of speech loss in aphasics, developed by Dr. Wepman, professor of psychology and surgery at the University of Chicago. From the Spectrum series Summary Pictures stroke victims and others afflicted with aphasia, the total or partial loss of speech. Explains the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Aphasia, Speech therapy, Neurological disorders, Physical...
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Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: Race relations
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: Television
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Shows how Dr Joseph Smagorinsky and his colleagues at the Environmental Science Services Administration experiment with mathematical equations and computers for predicting the weather. Morris Shamos, Roscoe Braham of the University of Chicago, Louis Battan of the Institute for Atmospheric Physics, and Jerome Spar of the U.S. Weather Bureau discuss rain, hail, and lightning. Research is aimed at modifying large-scale weather systems, such as cyclones. From the Science and engineering TV journal...
Topics: Numerical weather forecasting, Meteorology
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: Race relations
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Poetess Nikki Giovanni, singer Lena Horne, Bibi Amina Baraka (wife of poet-playwright Leroi Jones) and other Black women discuss the role of Black women in contemporary society
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: English language
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topics: Communism, Politics and government
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topics: Climatology, Weather, Weather control
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET Views the political and legal career and personal philosophy of Earl Warren Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Discusses the political career and personal philosophy of Earl Warren.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Warren, Earl, 1891-1974, Series: The Warren Years (1969), Philosophy
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Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Verdun Principle of the vernier scale and its application to a micrometer and to inside and outside calipers; how to use and read vernier micrometers and vernier calipers.
Topics: Verdun, Battle of (France : 1916), Verdun, Battle of, Verdun, France, 1916, Travel
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; Indiana University, Bloomington
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The Violent Universe, Part 5 (1969) Examines the forces that combined after the Supreme Court desegregation decision to ignite the civil rights movement in the South. Illustrates representative moments in the history of the protest, such as the Montgomery, Ala., bus boycott and the lunch counter sit-ins.
Topic: Astronomy
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; British Broadcasting Company, Television Service; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Introduced by David Prowitt
Topics: Weather forecasting, Climatic changes
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; British Broadcasting Company, Television Service; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Introduced by David Powitt
Topics: Weather forecasting, Climatic changes
Educational Films
by Mintz, Jerome R., filmmaker; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Voices: Charles Vitaliano, Ronald Montaperto, Rebecca Ansary, Carla Mintz
Topics: Rural families, Foreign workers, Spanish
Educational Films
by KQED-TV (Television station : San Francisco, Calif.); National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Poetry:William Carlos Williams Demonstrates the annihilation of positron-electron pairs. Emphasizes the conservation of energy and the transformation of matter into radiation.
Topic: Williams, William Carlos, 1883-1963
Educational Films
by KPBS (Television station : San Diego, Calif.); Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Producer, Ronald R. Martin; cinematographer, Wayne Smith
Topic: Autism in children
Educational Films
by John Coltrane Quartet; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET Music by the John Coltrane Quartet Summary Explores the relationship of the Bla.k policeman to other blacks by interviewing those on both sides in New York City and Los Angeles. Points out that some see Black police officers as representing a white system badly in need of change while other Blacks accuse the Black cop of seeking only the instant authority that comes with a badge.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, African American police, Police-community relations, Civil rights,...
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Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Radio and Television Services; Indiana University, Bloomington. African Studies Program; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Performed in French with English subtitles and an English introduction
Topics: Drama., French language., Drama- Technique.
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Arts and the University: Graphic Design at Yale (1965) Looks at the internal structure of the atom and traces the history of 20th-century physics.
Topics: Graphic arts, Communication
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Communication- Verbal., Drama- Technique.
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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With guide, manual, and filmstrip Educational authors, Clarence Flaten, Theodore Torrey Summary Traces heart development in the early chick embryo./ia metadata deive streak stage to changes in the shape and pulse rate. Studies the effects of the development of the truncus, ventricle and sino - atrial region on the rate of the heartbeat.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Heart, Birds, Animal body growth and development
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Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Author and editor, George Vuke; photographers, George Vuke, Tom Held Compares the digestive systems of a variety of phyla, examining digestive cavities and organs Summary Shows the variety of ways animals obtain food and the types of digestive cavities. Discusses peristalisus, gizzards and villi.
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Digestive organs, Animal anatomy, Zoology
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Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Costume, Theater, Dressmaking
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Author and editor, George Vuke; photographers, George Vuke, Tom Held Compares the excretory systems of a variety of phyla. Points out principal excretory organs and shows the excretory organs in a dissected dog Summary Discusses the excretory organs of animals, including the paramecia, amoebae, hydra, planaria, earthworm, grasshopper, crayfish, frog and dog.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Excretory organs, Animal anatomy, Animal excretory system, Zoology
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Senses and sensation, Eye, Human nose and throat, Human nervous...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Hollywood's version of U.S. history from 1805 to the outbreak of the Civil War
Topics: U.S. Foreign relations., U.S. History: 1783-1860., U.S. History: Colonial period.
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: Linden, Barbara
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Profiles William Penn's early life in England when he opposed parliamentary limitation on freedom of religion. Tells of his conversion to the Quakers and of his plan to found the colony of Pennsylvania. From the Cavalcade of America series Summary An excerpt from the 'CALVALCADE OF AMERICA' television program. Recounts the story of William Penn, who through his father's close association with King Charles II and the Duke of York obtains a grant of land in the American colonies where he...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Penn, William, 1644-1718, Biography (Persons), Television programs,...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Pictures the sculpture and architecture of Florence, Italy. Reviews the history of the Medici family. Exposes the forces which encouraged and undermined the greatness of Florence. Discusses the Pazzi conspiracy and the influence of a Dominican monk, Savanarola. Looks at the baobab trees that grow in the dry bush country of Africa and shows the ecosystem created by them.
Topic: Travel
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Living chick embryos and perspective drawings illustrate early development of the amnion, chorion, yolk sac, and allantois. Describes amnion contractions, yolk sac folds and blood vessels, yolk sac withdrawal, and later interrelationships among the four membranes, including chorioallantoic membrane formation. From the Developmental Anatomy of Vertebrates series Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Uses drawings and photomicrography to...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Birds, Mammals, Animal anatomy, Animal body growth and development
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Paracelcus The most common variety of schizophrenia is characterized by delusions of persecution. Story of a man who believes that everyone is part of a vast "organization" whose sole object is to destroy him. Within a matter of months after the beginning of treatment, he begins to gain some insight into his condition. Eventually he is able to return to his former employment inghly responsible position with a large company. From the Disordered Mind series. Dated, but of historical...
Topic: Paracelsus, 1493-1541
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Jerome Mintz
Topics: Rural families, Migration, Internal, Shoemakers
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Describes techniques and resources used to produce sound for motion pictures, the history of sound in movies, and how files of sound effects are used. From the Movies and You series. Dated, but of historical interest
Topic: Sound
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Sequences from A Tale of Two Cities, A Christmas Carol, Great Expectations, and David Copperfield show adaptations of Dickens' writing to the motion picture medium and demonstrate his mastery of character delineation Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Presents sequences from 'A TALE OF TWO CITIES,' 'A CHRISTMAS CAROL,' 'GREAT EXPECTATIONS' and 'DAVID COPPERFIELD' in order to study the adaptation of Dickens' writings to the screen.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870, Characters and characteristics,...
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Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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The Art Director SummaryShows how moving picture ./ia metadata theartdirecstructed and indicates the research necessary to make them authentic. Presents Marie Cosindas' color photographs with comments by museum visitors, art critics, and persons who have sat for her. Shows Miss Cosindas creating a still life and making two portraits.
Topic: Motion pictures
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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A dramatization of the John Peter Zenger case of 1734. After Zenger printed a story about corruption in the New York royal governor's administration, his press was destroyed and he was arrested. Alexander Hamilton, Zenger's counsel, successfully defended him and established the precedent of freedom of the press. From the Cavalcade of America series Summary Adapted from the 1953 Cavalcade of America TV program. Portrays the libel trial of John Peter Zenger, colonial publisher who dared to...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Zenger, John Peter, 1697-1746, Trials (Seditious libel), Freedom of...
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Educational Films
by Hullfish, H. Gordon (Henry Gordon), 1894-1962; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Philosophies of Education: Experimental Approach to Education (1961) Describes village life on the coast of Ghana, the newest independent member of the Commonwealth of Nations. Shows the people in a village who have for centuries lived by and from the sea, explaining that the net is owned by the chief of the village and that he takes a half-share of the tiny catch. Visits a larger town where many new things are seen, including a fishiat which can go farther to sea and take larger catches.
Topics: Education, Philosophies of education