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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.



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Educational Films
by ABC News
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Title from data sheet A documentary which celebrates the 10th anniversary of America's landing on the Moon and probes 30 to 100 years into the future of man in space
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Project Apollo (U.S.), Exploration of outer space
Educational Films
by ACI Films, inc
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With teacher's guide Producer, Stellos Roccos; design, Karen Laurence Summary Surveys Chinese art from prehistoric to modern times, showing the influence of Europe, India and central Asia on Chinese culture, as well as China's influence on the outside world.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Needlework, Appliqué, Canvas embroidery, European history...
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Educational Films
by ACI Films, inc. [from old catalog]
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Illustrates the basic principle of weaving threads into cloth, and shows how very simple looms may be used creatively to produce a wide variety of effects. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Weaving, French language, Children's art activities, Spanish language,...
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Educational Films
by ACI Productions
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With guide Director and cameraman, Stellos Roccos; art director, Herbert Paston Summary Presents the work of John Sennhauser, an artist and craftsman who is now dedicated to interpreting Dante's Divine Comedy t./ia methe medium of the collage. Shows the technique for making a collage.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Collage, Handicrafts, Collage (Visual arts)
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Educational Films
by ACI Productions
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With teacher's guide Illustrates the unique characteristics of watercolor as a painting medium and the many ways in which it may be used from simple pan colors to a wide palette of tube colors. Emphasizes the importance of personal vision in the development of an individual style Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Presents the wide rang. of technical and expressive possibilities inherent in watercolor painting. Shows the use of the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Watercolor painting, Paintings, Children's art activities, French...
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Educational Films
by ACI Productions
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With teacher's guide Presents a variety of methods for making puppets, beginning with simple stick puppets and progressing to more technically involved processes including the use of sawdust and glue, shaped cloth, and papier-mâché. Indicates the wide range of materials which may be imaginatively used in fashioning puppet heads and costumes, and emphasizes the importance of individual inventiveness Summary Presents./iaanese puppeteers who demonstrate how puppet dolls are manipulated.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Puppets, Toys and puppets, Japan, Puppets and puppet plays
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Educational Films
by ACI Productions
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With teacher's guide Demonstrates the very wide expressive range which may be achieved with this simple and easily available material. Presents the basic processes involved in fashioning three-dimensional forms, from making the core to finishing and painting the surface Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Papier-mâché
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Educational Films
by AFL-CIO. Film Division; AFL-CIO. Department of Education; Films Incorporated
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Words of F.D.R. spoken by Charlton Heston ; narrator, Arthur Kennedy ; consultant, Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, New Deal (1933-1939), Industrial relations, New Deal, 1933-1939, Labor...
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Educational Films
by AIMS Media, Inc
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Contrasts the life of wild fish and hatchery-raised fish. Shows the stripping of eggs and sperm from adult fish by hatchery workers, the embryos, and the emergence of young fish from eggs, followed by the raising of the fish in hatchery tanks and their subsequent release into streams. Musical accompaniment, no narration Summary Compares the life cycles of trout in a mounta./ia mok and trout protected and raised in a trout hatchery. Without narration.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Trout, Fish culture, Mountains (Geology), Mountains (Geography)
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Educational Films
by AIMS Media, Inc
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Covers such family planning techniques as the rhythm method, the pill, the diaphragm, intrauterine devices, vaginal spermicides and condoms, casevtomy, and tubal ligation, and discusses moral objections to birth control. Medical explanations and counseling sessions assist couples by taking into account their individual circumstances. From the Family planning and Sex Education series Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Birth control
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Educational Films
by Ackerman, James S
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Palladio, the architect and his influence in America Reel 1 Reel 2 available here Writer, James S. Ackerman; cinematography, John Terry Survey of the works of the Italian architect Palladio, including views of many buildings he designed in Italy and buildings in the United States influenced by his style
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: Palladio, Educational Film, Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Architecture, Influence...
Educational Films
by Ackerman, James S
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Palladio, the architect and his influence in America Reel 2 Reel 1 available here Writer, James S. Ackerman; cinematography, John Terry Survey of the works of the Italian architect Palladio, including views of many buildings he designed in Italy and buildings in the United States influenced by his style Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: Palladio, Educational Film, Palladio, Andrea, 1508-1580, Architecture, Influence...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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The short-lived, but brutal, Italian-Ethiopian War leads into an examination of Italian fascism, the character of Mussolini and how he came to power. This incident, coupled with the failure of the League of Nations was one of the chief episodes that paved the way for World War Two Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Italo-Ethiopian War (1935-1936), World War (1939-1945), World War,...
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Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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Producers, William T. Cartwright and Kenneth Koerner; writer, Anthony Potter; narrator, Eric Sevareid Both Hitler and Roosevelt appreciated the value of mass communications. FDR took to "fireside chats," among other things, and Hitler assigned Goebbels as Minister of Propaganda Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Shows that both Hitler and President Roose./it appreciated the value of mass communications. Traces their careers...
favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945, Hitler, Adolf,...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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From the Bolshevik Revolution in 1917 until the Roosevelt Administration attempted to officially recognise the USSR in the first detente in 1933, American relations with the Soviet Union were mistrustful and hostile. Cold war attitudes can be traced to this period
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Revolution (Soviet Union : 1917-1921), World politics, Diplomatic...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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Host narrator, Eric Sevareid A documentary presentation on the events of and the attitudes towards the Spanish Civil War Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Examines the Spanish Civil War and points out that the inadequate response of the great democratic powers heightened the contempt of the Axis powers for the democratic world.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939), Diplomatic relations, Series: Between...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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Originally broadcast in 1978 Using documentary footage, examines four decades of U.S. intervention in Latin America from the Spanish American War in 1898 until World War II
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945, Monroe doctrine,...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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Host narrator, Eric Sevareid A documentary presentation on the events of and the attitudes towards the Spanish Civil War
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Civil War (Spain : 1936-1939), Diplomatic relations, Series: Between...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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Writer, Anthony Potter; producers, Charles Musser, Anthony Potter; editor, Charles Musser; host narrator, Eric Sevareid A documentary presentation on America during the Depression and how the economic collapse changed its outlook on the world
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Depressions, Diplomatic relations, Series: Between the Wars (1978)
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions; Film Incorporated
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Writer, Anthony Potter; producers, Michael D. Ornstein, Anthony Potter; editor, Michael D. Ornstein; host narrator, Eric Sevareid A documentary presentation on the Chinese-Japanese War, and on the relations between Japan and the United States highlighting events preceding America's involvement in World War II Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Probes the Japanese invasion of China in 1937 and Japan's eventual conquest of French...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Diplomatic relations, China (Ancient to 1949), International...
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Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions; Films Incorporated
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Producer and writer, Anthony Potter; narrator, Eric Sevareid President Wilson's idealistic hopes for world peace through collective security clashed with the harsh old-world "real-politik" of Europe, which wanted to punish Germany. The resultant punitive treaty, in effect, sowed the seeds of World War II. Wilson was forced to compromise his ideals, but returned home to fight for ratification of the League of Nations, firm in his belief that it would be the cornerstone for a lasting...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924, World War (1914-1918), Treaty of...
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Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions; Films Incorporated
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Title on film can: War comes to Pearl Harbor
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Pearl Harbor, Attack on (Hawaii : 1941), Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions; Xerox Films
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In Search of Ancient Astronauts Reel 2 Reel 1 available here Examines the theory that the Earth once had visitors from outer space as it explores the clues which can be found in ancient monuments, artifacts, and documents. Summary Presents speculation based on the works by Erich Von Daniken from ancient records as to the evidence of s.ace flight and rockets.
Topics: Educational Film, Aviation (Aeronautics), Rocket engines, Series: In Search of Ancient Astronauts,...
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions; Xerox Films
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In Search of Ancient Astronauts Reel 1 Reel 2 available here Examines the theory that the Earth once had visitors from outer space as it explores the clues which can be found in ancient monuments, artifacts, and documents. Based on the book Chariots of the Gods? : Unsolved mysteries of the past by Erich von Däniken
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Topics: Educational Film, Series: In Search of Ancient Astronauts, Civilization--Extraterrestrial...
Educational Films
by Alan Rank
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Excerpts of the prologue from Henry V, dramatizing with Elizabethan musical backgrounds the activity in Shakespeare's Globe Theater before a presentation of the play around the year 1600
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Theater, Authors, Plays, English...
Educational Films
by Alex Haley; Wolper Productions
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Roots: 8 -- Chicken George, Part 1, Reel 1 Reel 2 available here Chicken George earns his name as he becomes a well respected gamecock trainer. Kizzy hears of the death of Kunta Kinte and returns with her husband to visit Kunta Kinte's grave.
Topics: Educational Film, Series: Roots, Series: Roots (1977)
Educational Films
by Alex Haley; Wolper Productions
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Roots: 9 -- Chicken George, Part 2, Reel 2 Reel 1 available here Chicken George's reputation as a gamecock trainer continues to rise. When one of his cocks loses a match, Chicken George is sent to England to help his master satisfy the debt owed on that match. In return for going to England, Chicken George is told that he will be free upon his return to the U.S. Summary Explains that the aristocratic Squire James offers to buy Chicken George and his family from Tom Moore, promising the family's...
Topics: Educational Film, Series: Roots, Series: Roots (1977), Television broadcasting, Slavery (United...
Educational Films
by Alex Haley; Wolper Productions
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Roots: 12 -- Freedom, Part 2, Reel 1 Reel 2 available here The long awaited return of Chicken George after the Civil War, bringing news of a promised land and freedom, overwhelms his family. After a lifetime of slavery, this family finds freedom in Tennessee. Summary Relates how Chicken George and his family concoct a plan./i leave slavery forever and fulfill Kunta Kinte's abiding dream of freedom.
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Topics: Educational Film: Series: Roots, Series: Roots (1977), Television broadcasting, Peru - History,...
Educational Films
by Alex Haley; Wolper Productions
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Roots: 9 -- Chicken George, Part 2, Reel 1 Reel 2 available here Chicken George's reputation as a gamecock trainer continues to rise. When one of his cocks loses a match, Chicken George is sent to England to help his master satisfy the debt owed on that match. In return for going to England, Chicken George is told that he will be free upon his return to the U.S.
Topics: Educational Film, Series: Roots, Series: Roots (1977)
Educational Films
by All American Productions and Publications
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Provides an analysis of correct techniques, demonstrates elementary and advanced drills, and shows game play Summary Shows elementary and advanced drills in volleyball with an analysis of correct techniques.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Volleyball
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Educational Films
by All American Productions and Publications
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Demonstrates drills and shows team strategy. Elementary and advanced skills are analyzed in slow motion. Includes sequences from a practice session of a national championship team, the Hollywood YMCA Stars
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Volleyball
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Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth: 2--The Frozen World Explores the snowy peaks of the Andes, Antarctica, and the Arctic to show how plants and animals survive under the most extreme conditions. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth (1984)
Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth: 1--Building of the Earth reel 2 Part one of a twelve-part study of how organisms have adapted to their physical environment as the Earth has changed over the millennia. Examines how huge forces formed the Earth, how continents move, and how the planet has become so varied. Visits an erupting volcano in Iceland, observes giant plants on Mount Kenya, and investigates the recolonization by wildlife of Krakatoa and Mount St. Helens. Search Educational...
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Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth (1984)
Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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The Long Search: 3 -- Buddhism: Footprint of the Buddha, Reel 1 Reel 2 available here A look at how Buddhism is practiced in Sri Lanka and India. A religion with high moral standards and no deity, Buddhism centers around monastic communities and personal meditation.
Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Long Search (1977)
Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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The Long Search: 3 -- Buddhism: Footprint of the Buddha, Reel 2 Reel 1 available here A look at how Buddhism is practiced in Sri Lanka and India. A religion with high moral standards and no deity, Buddhism centers around monastic communities and personal meditation.
Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Long Search (1977)
Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth: 4--Jungle reel 2 As host David Attenborough descends a kapok tree in a tropical rain forest, he describes the remarkable variety of flora and fauna he encounters, explaining their interdependence among each other and the tree. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth (1984)
Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth: 3--The Northern Forest reel 2 Visits the largest tract of trees in the world, stretching around the Northern Hemisphere from the Arctic Circle to Florida. Describes the trees of the coniferous and deciduous forests and observes the variety of animals dependent on these trees for their survival.
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Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth (1984)
Educational Films
by American Arbitration Association
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A film of an arbitration case from the files of the American Arbitration Association Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Portrays a teacher with ten years seniority who is bypassed for promotion to chair of the department because of her activities in the community. Follows ./e arbitration procedure and discusses flaws in the contract language and the inadequate preparation of the case by the unnamed teacher's organization. Stresses the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Arbitration and award, Grievance procedures, Seniority, Employee,...
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Educational Films
by American Educational Films
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Dead Wrong: The Story of John Evans Reel 1 Reel 2 available here Chronicles the life of a criminal who had an ordinary, middle-class background.
Topics: Educational Film, Series: Dead Wrong: The Story of John Evans
Educational Films
by American Educational Films
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Dead Wrong: The Story of John Evans  Reel 2 Reel 1 available at here Chronicles the life of a criminal who had an ordinary, middle-class background.
Topics: Educational Film, Series: Dead Wrong: The Story of John Evans
Educational Films
by American Foundation for the Blind
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Narrated by Ed Blake Follows a boy who meets his first blind person on a busy street corner and shows the problems that he encounters in walking, talking, and dining with a blind person Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Takes a humorous look at myths and misconceptions about blind and visually impaired people. Follows the adventures and misadventures of Phil as he learns that common courtesy and common sense conquer all.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Blind, Interpersonal relations, Human relations, Handicapped...
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Educational Films
by American Gas Association
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Key topics include the generation of static electricity in industry and the home, its hazards, and its control Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Electrostatics
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Educational Films
by American Medical Association
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In an interview with Frank McGee on the "Today" show, Dr. Russell B. Roth, president of the AMA, outlines objections to the NBC television special, What Price Health? (50278). Deposited by the AMA
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Medical care
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Educational Films
by American Meteorological Society; Modern Learning Aids, New York; Universal Education and Visual Arts
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Describes the spectral distribution of incoming solar radiation, the outgoing infrared terrestrial radiation, and the interactions of these two types of radiant energies with atmospheric gases Summary Examines the effects of solar radiation on the earth. Uses instruments to study the light spectrum and light absorption.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Solar radiation, Space (Astronomy), Energy and matter, Astronomy
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Educational Films
by American Meteorological Society; Universal Education and Visual Arts; Ward's Natural Science Establishment, inc; National Film Board of Canada; Education Development Center
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Also issued in super 8 mm A view of the field of meteorology. Describes interrelationships, potentials, and unsolved problems of the atmospheric sciences. Includes effects of solar radiation, current research on general circulation, numerical forecasting, hurricane reconnaissance, satellite meteorology, and weather modification Summary Reports on current circulation research, numerical forecasting, satellite meteorology and weather modification. Shows the effects of solar radiation on the earth...
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Meteorology, Geophysics, Weather and climate Meteorology, Weather and...
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Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Explains that drawing can express what one sees, knows, and feels; discusses the effects and special qualities of different kinds of drawing materials Intermediate/Elementary through college Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Introduces various drawing materials, such as chalk, crayons, pencils, ./ia metadatercolor, felt-tip pens and oil pastels. Stresses the special qualities of each material and the value of experimentation.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Drawing materials, Visual and performing arts, Creativity, Drawing
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Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Examines the myths of Ancient Greece and Rome as stories about gods and man invented in an attempt to explain natural phenomena and man's behavior. Includes stories of Ceres and Proserpina, Appolo-and Daphne Intermediate/Elementary through senior high Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Mythology, Classical, Mythology, Greek, Mythology, Roman
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Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Examines the myths of Ancient Greece and Rome as stories about gods and man invented in an attempt to explain natural phenomena and man's behavior. Includes stories of Ceres and Proserpina, Appolo-and Daphne Intermediate/Elementary through senior high
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Mythology, Classical, Mythology, Greek, Mythology, Roman
Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Examines the myths of Ancient Greece and Rome as stories about gods and man invented in an attempt to explain natural phenomena and man's behavior. Includes stories of Ceres and Proserpina, Appolo-and Daphne Intermediate/Elementary through senior high
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Mythology, Classical, Mythology, Greek, Mythology, Roman
Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Explains that the basic strategy for beginners is to keep the ball in play. Shows that placing the ball where opponent least expects it is good strategy. Includes basic stroke fundamentals, correct positions, changing direction of shots, way to take advantage of opponent's weaknesses, and ways to regain position Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Tennis
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Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Describes and demonstrates such tennis strategies as how to move on a court with a partner in relation to where the ball is served, how to react to offensive and defensive play, ball control, and the attack.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Tennis
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Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Examines the myths of Ancient Greece and Rome as stories about gods and man invented in an attempt to explain natural phenomena and man's behavior. Includes stories of Ceres and Proserpina, Apollo and Daphne. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Examines the myths of ancient Greece and Rome as stories invented by ancient humans in an attempt to explain natural phenomena and human behavior. Explores the morality lessons incorporated in the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, History of the ancient world, Ancient Rome, Ancient Greece, Mythology
Educational Films
by BNA Incorporated
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With leader's guide Saul Gellerman discusses the approaches of behavioral science to motivation and how these approaches can be used by management
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Management, Personnel management, Motivation (Psychology), Labor...
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Educational Films
by Babatunde Olatunji, Michael; Dallie; WCAU-TV (Television station : Philadelphia, Pa.); Carousel Films
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Produced by WCAU. Hosts, Babatandu Olatunji and Dallie Traces the development of music from its primative origins to the 20th century; for example, pointing out the origins of the blues in the forests and savannahs of Africa. Looks at the ancient musical art of body percussion, showing how a simple drumbeat is laid down, improvised upon, and added to. From the Tell It Like It Was series
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Music, Jazz music, African American history, Black history, American...
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Educational Films
by 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,...
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Educational Films
by Bezark, Stephen Michael
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Urban Gateways Drama Workshop, a Chicago Model Cities Leisure Time Project involving black children from the fourth and fifth grades, is designed to give children the basic tools of acting, using the definition "acting is the art of making an audience believe that real things are happening to real people." Incorporates the use of games, charades, and imaginary objects, both indoors and outdoors
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Urban Gateways Drama Workshop (Chicago, Ill.), Children's theater
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Educational Films
by Bibic, Vladimir
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Film advisor, Dr. Wesley A. Fisher Depicts the family life of Ivan, a construction worker; his wife, Antonia, a nursery teacher and their sons, Yura and Kolia Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Families, Manners and customs, Social conditions
Educational Films
by Bill Snyder Films
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With teacher's guide
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Marshes
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Educational Films
by Blais, Roger. drt; Stone, Noel; National Film Board of Canada; Contemporary Films/McGraw-Hill
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Commentator, Noel Stone Art director, Pierre L'Amare ; photographers, Don Wilder, Roger Moride, Roy Nolan
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Travel
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Educational Films
by Blandau, Richard J; Canedo, Anthony; University of Washington. School of Medicine; University of Washington Press
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Title from container; production credits from other sources Richard J. Blandau and Anthony Canedo ; University of Washington School of Medicine Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film ./ia metadata physiologyofreproductionintheraternal changes that may be observed during the reproductive cycle in the rat. Includes various reproductive phenomena such as running, mating behavior and related ear quiver. Illustrates the method of egg transport from the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Rats, Reproduction, Ovaries (Human), Land transportation, Human...
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Educational Films
by Bloom, Claire, 1931-; Acklin, Joss; Gateway Films
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Cataloged from contributor's data
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: C.S. Lewis Through the Shadowlands, Educational Film, Lewis, C. S. (Clive...
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Educational Films
by Blume, Friedrich, 1893-; Abert, Anna Amalie, 1906-; Ruhnke, Martin, 1921-
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Vol.2 edited by A.A. Abert and Martin Ruhnke Includes bibliographical references Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Describes the special problems, needs and strengths of the inner - city child. Explains that there is a gap between his cultural values and those of the teacher, and considers how to bridge it.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Music, Urban studies, Artists, Portraits
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Educational Films
by 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.
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Prehistoric peoples, Europe, Prehistoric times, Archeology, History
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Educational Films
by Bourgain, Jean Serge
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Recommended for junior high through college and other adult groups Images, Jean Serge Bourgain, Équipe Arcady; montage, Bella Brodsky; musique, Maurice Thiriet Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Monet, Claude, 1840-1926, Impressionism (Art), Art, French
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Educational Films
by British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
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Also issued as videocassette
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: Joey, Educational Film, Deacon, Joseph John, Children with disabilities,...
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Educational Films
by British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service
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Also issued as videocassette
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: Joey, Educational Film, Deacon, Joseph John, Children with disabilities,...
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Educational Films
by British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; Time-Life Films
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A study of American folk art produced by itinerant American painters in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Shows the simple, primitive, and naively charming style of these painters, and points out the influence of this style on artists in the 20th century Summary Surveys primitive art in the United States from 1775 to 1875, emphasizing objects in the Smithsonian collections and the art of the Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch collection. Includes samples of carved eagles,...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Primitivism in art, Painting, American, Painting, Colonial, United...
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Educational Films
by Brooklyn Botanic Garden. Women's Auxiliary. [from old catalog]
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Demonstrates the techniques of planting and transplanting flowers, shrubs, and trees. Includes root and top-pruning, potting, watering, mulching, and soil preparation, as well as dividing iris and rooting chrysanthemums. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Demonstrates the techniques of planting and transplanting flowers, shrubs and trees. Inclu./ia metadata plantingaing, potting, watering, mulching and soil preparation, as well as...
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Gardening, Flowers, Iris (Human), Art media and techniques, Trees
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Educational Films
by Bryan, Julien Hequembourg; International Film Foundation
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A Julien Bryan production The working Russian has only in recent years had time for leisure activities. Now, as shown in this film, Russians enjoy sports and amusement parks, visit museums, enroll in adult education classes, read, and travel to resorts. From the Russia Today series Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Recreation
Educational Films
by Bryan, Julien Hequembourg; International Film Foundation
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A Julien Bryan production The working Russian has only in recent years had time for leisure activities. Now, as shown in this film, Russians enjoy sports and amusement parks, visit museums, enroll in adult education classes, read, and travel to resorts. From the Russia Today series
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Recreation
Educational Films
by Burnford, Paul; Pyramid Films, inc
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Combines humor, satire, and visual beauty in presenting contemporary and historical art scenes to demonstrate the interdependence of man, his feelings, and the visual arts he creates Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Art
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Educational Films
by Butts, R. Freeman; Coronet Instructional Films
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Educational collaborator: R. Freeman Butts Portrays the progress of American education from 16th century New England through the mid-20th century. [Pt. I.] In actual locations of dame schools, Latin grammar schools, church schools, and pauper schools, this film portrays the progress of American education from the time when early New England school laws were made for public education in the Northwest Ordinance. [Pt. II.] Discusses the development of free public school systems from the time of...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Education, Series: Education in America (1958), Twentieth century...
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Educational Films
by CB Communicators
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Director, Charles J. Bailey Questions the use of capital punishment from the viewpoint of those most closely involved: governors, execution squad members, correctional employees, and inmates. Includes footage of actual execution, showing its preparations and procedures and the effect on those performing the execution Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Questions the use of capital punishment from the viewpoint of those most closely...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Capital punishment, Employees
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Educational Films
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Robert Ryan, narrator
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, World War (1914-1918), World War, 1914-1918, Economic history,...
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Educational Films
by CBS News. Public Affairs Department; Film Associates of California
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Martin Gabel, Alan Bedel, Peter Donat, Dennis King ; Charles Collingwood, narrator Originally broadcast on the television program Chronicle Summary Shows four playlets, each presenting a profile of Caesar as he was seen by four great men - - Caesar himself, Plutarch, Shakespeare and G B Shaw.
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Caesar, Julius, Men
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