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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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A/V Geeks
by General Motors
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Pretty awesome report about GM's efforts to make safer less polluting cars. 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: General Motors
A/V Geeks
by General Motors
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This film holds workers responsible for the Delco manufacturing plant closings. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact  A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: avgeeks, manufacturing, GM, Delco
A/V Geeks
by General Motors
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A report about General Motor's efforts to make safer less polluting cars. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: General Motors, pollution
A/V Geeks
by General Motors Corp
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Designed for classroom use in driver education. Made in co-operation with the National Education Association. A teen learns about frugal driving to save gas and wear and tear on his clutch, tires and transmission. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: driving, mileage
A/V Geeks
by General Motors Corp
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Stresses the year-by-year changes in the automobile and the reasons behind the changes. Shows color reproductions of old and restored models of cars which were pioneers in the history of American automobile transportation. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archives. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
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Topics: automobile, design
A/V Geeks
by General Motors Corporation
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One of a set of audio-visual aids designed by General Motors for driver education classes. Teachers' manual is made in cooperation with National Education Assn. 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: driving