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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
Jun 28, 2022 Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Wan-go Weng
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Chinese, Civilization
Educational Films
Aug 6, 2021 Barnouw, Erik, 1908-2001; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.). Circulating Film Library; International Film Seminars (Firm); Columbia University. Press. Center for Mass Communication
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Harvard Film Archive, projection print somewhat scratched, HFA Item no: 9675. From The Amos Vogel Annenberg School of Communications Collection Running time on release was 16 minutes, Cf. OCLC website July 13th, 2009 Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Shows the destruction brought to Hiroshima and Nagasaki by two atomic bombs in August, 1945. Uses original footage.
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, World War (1939-1945), Political violence in mass media, World War,...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
Jul 2, 2021 Boulton Hawker Films, Ltd; International Film Bureau
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Archeological adviser, Stanley E. West Outlines English history from the end of Roman rule around 410 to the Norman invasion in 1066. Presents the various raids and migrations which changed the face of England; details the settlements of the Anglo-Saxons by recent excavations at Cadbury, West Stow, and Winchester; and portrays the growth of the monasteries
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Topics: Old English, ca. 450-1100, English language, History of English literature.
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
Feb 9, 2021 Mir, Ezra; Bose, Modhu; Information Films of India
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Kathak ( Dance of India ) SummaryPresents Malabar's age - old dance drama, the gorgeous spectacle of Kathakali. Explains the meaning of the Kathakali gesture language. Enacts in traditional Kathakali style three famous episodes from the Indian epic 'THE MAHABHARATA.'. Focuses of the life of Peter Boru, a sixteen-year-old former herdsboy who has become a boarding school student. The question, "Education for what?" is posed when both tradition and forces of change common to the...
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Topic: Kathak (Dance)
Educational Films
Jan 12, 2021 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.
( 1 reviews )
Topic: Music, African
Educational Films
Nov 19, 2020 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
Oct 2, 2020 Ishtar (Firm)
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Title from data sheet
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Topics: Sarton, May, 1912-1995, Authors, American
Educational Films
Sep 18, 2020 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
May 31, 2020 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
May 27, 2020 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
May 9, 2020 Lighthill, Stephen; Icanus Films
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Participants: Kenneth Cockrel, Justin Ravitz, Sheila Murphy
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Topic: Socialists
Educational Films
Apr 15, 2020 Ichac, Marcel; Herzog, Maurice, 1919-2012. Annapurna premier 8,000. English; Brandon Films, inc
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Based on the book by Maurice Herzog
( 1 reviews )
Educational Films
Aug 26, 2019 Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963. Profiles in courage; I.Q. Films
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A dramatization of John Quincy Adams' support of President Thomas Jefferson's embargo, despite its adverse effect on the shipping economy of New England. From the Profiles in courage series
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Topics: Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848, Embargo (1807-1809), Embargo, 1807-1809, Presidents
Educational Films
Jul 30, 2019 International Defence and Aid Fund; Icarus Films
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Produced by the International Defense and Aid Fund
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Politics and government, Race relations
National Film Preservation Foundation
May 26, 2019 International Newsreel
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International Newsreel story about beauty pageant contestants in Los Angeles. Preserved in collaboration with the New Zealand Film Archive and the Library of Congress.
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Topics: silent film, New Zealand Project
A/V Geeks
Jan 21, 2019 Ideal Pictures, Inc; Dodge
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Armand Davis leads motor expedition in Africa, powered by Dodge cars. We digitized and uploaded this film on behalf of the A/V Geeks 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: Africa, travelogue
A/V Geeks
Sep 3, 2018 Industrafilm, Inc.; Aetna
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About safety hazards in the home.  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: home safety
A/V Geeks
May 15, 2018 International Film Forum
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An American girl tells her classmates about her visit to her grandmother's farm in a Polish Village. She tells them about vilage life, farming, schools, church, a wedding, and briefly about some of the cities: Lowicz, Krakov, Zakopane, Gdvina. 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: poland
Educational Films
Apr 11, 2018 International Film Bureau
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With guide Introduces the basic techniques of motion picture making by following a young director through the production of a short film. Demonstrates the planning, shooting, and editing of the film; explains the functions of various crew members, and their roles in bringing about a finished film
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Motion pictures
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
A/V Geeks
Jan 3, 2018 Ivan Klíma; Miloš Vacek; František Belfín; Československý filmexport.; Phoenix/BFA Films & Video.
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The twelfth episode of the famous children cartoons about little Mole. In this one Mole finds a set of colors, paints the fur and feathers of all animals and together they frighten a bad fox so that he runs away. CLICK HERE to see episode 11: Mole and the Umbrella CLICK HERE for a Wikipedia article about the Mole (little Mole) character.
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Topics: animated, mole
A/V Geeks
Oct 21, 2017 International Film Bureau.
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Discusses safety procedures for people who work with high-voltage equipment.
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Topic: electric safety
Educational Films
Aug 5, 2017 British Films Ltd; Educational Foundation for Visual Aids (Great Britain); National Committee for Audio-Visual Aids in Education; International Film Bureau
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Title from data sheet
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Topics: Anatomy., Physiology., Nervous System.
Educational Films
Mar 24, 2017 McLaren, Norman, 1914-1987; Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750; National Film Board of Canada; International Film Bureau
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Produced by the National Film Board of Canada
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Topics: Animated films, Short films
Educational Films
Oct 16, 2016 Boulton-Hawker Films, ltd; International Film Bureau
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Producer, D. C. Chipperfield Surveys the early development of mankind in Europe, showing aspects of the paleolithic period, followed by a look at the tools and culture of the mesolithic, neolithic, stone, bronze, and iron ages Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Relates the story of the probable development of man based on agreed archeological deductions. Shows products, tools and progress by periods to the Roman rule.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Prehistoric peoples, Europe, Prehistoric times, Archeology, History
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
Sep 27, 2016 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.
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Digestive organs, Animal anatomy, Zoology
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
A/V Geeks
Sep 2, 2016 Irvmar Productions
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Shows how children meet and correctly cope with situations calling upon them to remember each of the safety rules they have been taught. 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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Educational Films
Apr 14, 2016 Calvin Productions; International Film Bureau
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Shows how an eighth grade teacher adjusts her teaching to the reading skills of her students after using a standardized group test to obtain information about their skills. Discusses the criteria used in the selection of an appropriate test, the administration of the test, the reliability of a test, and the interpretation of the results
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Kansas City (Mo.), Educational tests and measurements
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
Apr 5, 2016 Bemelmans, Ludwig, 1898-1962. Madeline; United Productions of America; International Film Bureau
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Madeline Surveys the origins, rituals, and symbols of the major religions of the world, including Hinduism, Buddhism, Judaism, Christianity, and Mohammedanism (Islam).
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Topics: Children, School etiquette, Individualism
A/V Geeks
Mar 23, 2016 ISU
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Look at the wasteful consumer culture - planned obsolescence, packaging, commercialization of holidays. 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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A/V Geeks
Feb 29, 2016 Indiana University, Audio-Visual Center
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Describes the qualifications and procedures of registration and voting. Distinguishes between 'SPLIT TICKET' and 'STRAIGHT TICKET' voting methods. Explains the importance of a secret ballot. Shows a closed primary and a general election. 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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A/V Geeks
Feb 26, 2016 Indiana Univ Audio Visual Center
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Anatomy Series Shows internal anatomy of fetal pigs by systems to illustrate techniques of mammal dissection. Shows pig within uterus, examines internal anatomy, exposes the abdominal cavity, points out internal organs and discusses the functions of the brain. 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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Educational Films
Feb 21, 2016 Bryan, Julien Hequembourg; International Film Foundation
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A Julien Bryan production
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Recreation, Recreation
A/V Geeks
Jan 23, 2016 IFF
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Shows the transitions the preschool child goes through in becoming a member of a group. The child usually comes into pre-school just having a sense of autonomous self. The film shows how a group of children, with the usual individual differences, learn to relate to others, adjust to the needs of others, and discover gratification in the process. like a nature film but with preschool kids. Lots of hitting and crying. Great! This film can be purchased on DVD and higher quality versions of the...
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A/V Geeks
Jan 4, 2016 International Film Bureau
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This film is designed to show student projectionists some of the steps to be taken in getting ready for good film projection. A classroom scene shows a high school boy beside the projector stand as he signals to his assistants to pull the window shade. 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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A/V Geeks
Dec 26, 2015 Irwin A Moon; Moody Institute of Science.
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Earth's natural wonders give testimony to the creative work of a majestic God. 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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Educational Films
- Weng, Wango H. C; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by Wan-go Weng
Educational Films
- Richardson, Boyce. aus drt nrt; Ianzelo, Tony. drt; Low, Colin. pro; National Film Board of Canada
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Produced for the program Challenge for change (Société nouvelle) in cooperation with departments and agencies of the Government of Canada
Topics: Mistassin Indians, Indians of North America
Educational Films
- International Film Foundation
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Both the Waika and Makiritare Indians gather food in the jungle. A snake is caught and cooked. Fish are caught by mixing beaten leaves with mud which are stirred into the river to handicap the fish's oxygen absorption. The stunned fish are then easily collected
Topics: Indians of South America, Carib Indians
Educational Films
- International Film Bureau; Stewart Film Distributors
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Ohm's law, Electricity
Educational Films
- 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
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
- Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963. Profiles in courage; I.Q. Films
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Presents a profile of Judge Lindsey, who attacked child labor, political corruption, and social conditions in Colorado in 1901. As a result, Lindsay was investigated by a governor's committee, his life was threatened, and he was denied party backing for re-election as a judge. From the Profiles in courage series
Topics: Lindsey, Ben B. (Ben Barr), 1869-1943, Social justice, Judges
Educational Films
- Smith, G. Buckland; International Film Bureau
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Also issued with English narration
Topics: German language, Travel
Educational Films
- Fernandez, Peter; International Film Foundation
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Peter Fernandez
Topic: South America.
Educational Films
- National Film Board of Canada; International Film Bureau
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Intended audience: Kindergarten through adult
Educational Films
- Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906. Et dukkehjem
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PART I MAY BE VIEWED HERE (LINK) INSTRUCTOR'S  GUIDE AVAILABLE (CLICK HERE) Presents Ibsen's play in a modern setting to emphasize the timeliness of his message. Shows how Nora discovers that she has been living in a fantasy world, which Ibsen calls her doll's house, and shows how Ibsen slowly destroys her illusions about herself and her situation. Another issue. b&w
Topic: Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906
Educational Films
- Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906. Et dukkehjem
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PART I MAY BE VIEWED HERE (LINK) Probes the roots of aggression in human behavior, determines the difference between constructive and destructive aggression, and examines various outlets for aggression.
Topic: Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906
Ephemeral VHS
- Inter nations
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German
Topics: vhs, Spracharbeit
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
- Investors Business Daily
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Investors Business Daily"....learn how to set yourself apart from the majority of investors who miss out on the most significant gains in the market....learn how to make the most of IBD's time-saving features and increased news coverage."
Topics: vhs, William J. O'Neil, seminar, stocks, mutual funds
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
- 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
- Polonius Films; International Film Bureau
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Cooking, French, Cooking, Wine and wine making, Cookery, French, Cookery, Travel
Educational Films
- Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Communication- Verbal., Drama- Technique.
Educational Films
- Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (Göttingen, Germany)
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Produced by the Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film
Topics: Cardiovascular system., Physiology.
Educational Films
- Martin, Melissa; Irvine, Marion; Roper, Gail; Barr Films
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Melissa Martin
Topics: Irvine, Marion, Roper, Gail, Sex discrimination in sports, Women athletes, Motivation (Psychology),...
Educational Films
- Iwanami Eiga Seisakujo; Film Associates
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With study guide Explains the function of flowers in the life cycle of the plant. Includes an analysis of the basic parts of the flower, the structure of a pollen grain, and the process of fertilization Summary Explores the function of flowers in the life cycle of a plant. Investigates a flower's stamens and pistils after identifying th./iasic parts of a flower. Uses microscope to illustrate the structure of a pollen grain.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Flowers, Fertilization of plants, Plant life cycles
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
- 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
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
- Berne, Eric; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Presents interviews with Eric Berne in which he explains the assumptions upon which his theory of transactional analysis is based
Topic: Social interaction
Educational Films
- 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
- 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
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
- International Film Foundation
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Producer, Sam Bryan; consultant, Mounir Farah; animator, Michael Sporn; photographers, Sam Bryan, Julien Bryan; editor, Patricia Saunders
Topics: Middle East., Petroleum., African /Middle Eastern Studies., Industry., Israel., Lebanon.,...
Educational Films
- International Cinemedia Center
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Addresses the problems of personal conflicts intruding on the workplace. Trained specialists discuss the difficulties in balancing personal problems and work, and suggest four approaches that can help a supervisor resolve such difficulties: know when to intervene; empathize with the employee's problem; listen carefully; and maintain a balance between personal and professional involvement
Topics: Personnel management, Psychology, Industrial, Employee morale, Employees
Educational Films
- International Cinemedia Center; Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Communication in personnel management, Communication in management
Educational Films
- Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (Göttingen, Germany); International Film Bureau
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Chaotic behavior in systems, Double pendulums, Chaos, Pendule
Educational Films
- International Film Foundation; Contemporary Films/McGraw-Hill
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Producer, Julien Bryan; director and photographer, William James; narrator, Basil Beyea; film editor, Joseph E. Dushock
Topics: Social life and customs., East Asia
Educational Films
- International Film Bureau
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Produced in collaboration with Municipal Museum and Art Gallery, the Hague; director and producer, Nico Crama
Topics: Mondrian, Piet, 1872-1944, De Stijl
Educational Films
- International Film Bureau
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Surveys the history of Germany's political systems from Charlemagne to modern times. Looks at the regional differences that were the inheritance of the independent states of the 18th century. Considers the 19th-century wars of unification, World War I, and Nazism
Topics: Europe- History, 20th century., Germany.
Educational Films
- International Tele-Film Enterprises
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CLICK HERE TO SEE THE STUDY GUIDE FOR THIS FILM Encourages teachers to be aware of body language and shows how it can be applied in the classroom. Offers suggestions on nonverbal behavior for improving communication, including gesturing, pointing, increased eye contact, and other techniques Made in Canada
Topics: Teacher-student relationships, Nonverbal communication, Nonverbal communication, Teacher-student...
Educational Films
- International Educational Pictures
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The story of the motion picture, showing how it gradually evolved from the inventions of numerous great men
Topic: Motion pictures
Educational Films
- Columbia University; International Film Bureau
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Illustrates the chief phenomena and techniques of research in visual perception. Covers phi phenomenon, optical illusions, color constancy, eye movements in reading, and perception span, ending with an actual experiment in digit span
Topic: Vision
Educational Films
- Vara Television; Icarus Films
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Kim Phúc, Kim Phúc, 1963-, Vietnam War (1961-1975), Vietnam War, 1961-1975
Educational Films
- Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (Göttingen, Germany)
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Illustrates general motor activities of the octopus, including respiratory movements, probing with tenacles, walking along the bottom, and swimming. Specific activities include pigment migrations resulting in light and dark phases, capturing and eating a crab, moving and arranging rocks in front of the home cave, and mating. Each section is preceded by a short title in German
Topic: Octopuses
Educational Films
- Silber, Glenn; Vasconcellos, Tete; Icarus Films; Catalyst Media
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This film examines the civil war in El Salvador in light of the Reagan administration's decision to "draw the line" against "Communist interference" in Central America. It offers an overview of U.S. military and economic policy in Central America since 1948, with extensive background to the current crisis. Includes scenes with both government and guerilla forces, and discusses U.S. aid to the Junta. Is this the beginning of a "new Vietnam"? A Blue Ribbon Winner,...
Topic: Diplomatic relations
National Film Preservation Foundation
- International Film Foundation
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Subtle case study produced for parents, teachers, and mental health professionals on the importance of constructive parenting in overcoming childhood fears. The parents of a healthy five-year-old do not grasp why their child fears entering a cave. The mother tries to be sympathetic, but the father shows impatience. Feeling anger at his father, the child drowns his stuffed bear. After the parents take time to think about their son’s behavior, they resolve to show greater understanding, and...
Topic: sponsored film
Educational Films
- Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011; Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011. Vision and prayer; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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USA Composers: Electronic Music (1966) Discusses some of the important American composers of the 20th century, including Ives, Piston, Harris, and Copland. Shows how their music reflects their own creative personalities rather than an abstract American tradition.
Topics: Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011, Electronic music
Educational Films
- 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
- Crama, Nico; International Film Bureau
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Produced by Nico Crama
Topics: Daumier, Honoré, 1808-1879, French wit and humor, Pictorial, Social conditions