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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 01 Ṣāliḥ, Fakhrī; 01 صالح، فخري
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Shakespeare's Theater: The Globe Playhouse A dramatized incident is used to show how leadership arises in a group, what is involved in the concept of leadership, and how group membership and leadership are related.
Topic: Arabic literature
Educational Films
by A.C.W. Productions; American Broadcasting Company
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A young Puerto Rican boy builds a boat on the roof of his tenement. His imagination and dauntless ambition bring unity to his neighborhood. For elementary grades
Topics: Children's films, Puerto Ricans, City and town life
A/V Geeks
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Demonstrates how experienced and inexperienced drivers use their eyes in scanning and searching the road ahead. Suggestions are presented on how to improve your visual habits when driving.
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A/V Geeks
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Demonstrates that visual perception in driving is more than just seeing. Illustration is shown on how we use past experiences to interpret what we see and how we react. 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
by AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
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Addresses the advantages and limitations of small cars and points out special adjustments in driving habits which are required to more safely utilize these vehicles. 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
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: driver safety, compact cars
A/V Geeks
by AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety
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We see how many factors can contribute to an accident. Lots of great 80s cars and fashions. Excellent china girl at end of film 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
by ABC News
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CREDITS: Producer, writer, James Benjamin; director, Al Niggemeyer
Topics: Consumer education, Business, Food industry and trade, Industries, Agriculture
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 ABC News; Carousel Films
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Examines the condition of women in prisons. Shows how women are often treated brutally in prison and explores plans which put women offenders under community surveillance rather than behind bars
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Topic: Women prisoners
Educational Films
by ABC News; Carousel Films
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Examines the condition of women in prisons. Shows how women are often treated brutally in prison and explores plans which put women offenders under community surveillance rather than behind bars
Topic: Women prisoners
Educational Films
by ABC Video Enterprises; ABC Wide World of Learning (Firm)
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Title from data sheet
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Nineteen fifties
Educational Films
by ABC Video Enterprises; MTI Teleprograms Inc
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Groundwater, Environmental health, Eau souterraine, Hygiène du milieu
A/V Geeks
by AC-Delco
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An internal film for distributors and buyers of AC Delco products. Starts as a Laugh In knockoff, ends in a bizarre skit featuring Alex Karras. Wow!
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: internal sales, spark plugs
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
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Demonstrates safety rules for pedestrians, bicyclists, and ball players. For primary grades
Topics: Recreation, Safety
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 Media
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Surveys centuries of Arabian art and crafts traditionally influenced by the Islamic religion, specifically by the Koran and its decorative script . Though much craft work is now produced for tourists, Egyptian wood panels, Persian rugs, and bronze and gold metalwork are preserved in the Cairo Museum
Topic: Islamic art
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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A/V Geeks
by ACI Productions
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A filmmaker, Homer, records his young son, Matt, telling an imaginative story to his two younger sisters, Lisa and Maggie. Records the spontaneous tale with all the interruptions, comments and reactions of the sister. Can you name the celebrity in this film? To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topic: before they were famous
A/V Geeks
by AFL-CIO
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Presents the background story and exposes the outrageous lies in the anti-labor national right-to-work committee film. 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.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, New Deal (1933-1939), Industrial relations, New Deal, 1933-1939, Labor...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by AIMS Instructional Media Services; Los Angeles County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors
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Shows the step-by-step progression of a wife and mother into alcoholism. Focuses on facilities for rehabilitation and the treatments that are available for complete recovery
Topics: Women, Alcoholics, Alcoholism, Patient Education
Educational Films
by AIMS Instructional Media Services; Los Angeles County (Calif.). Board of Supervisors
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Topic: thesecretloveofsandrablain
Educational Films
by AIMS Media, Inc
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CLICK HERE TO SEE THE STUDY GUIDE FOR THIS FILM Close-up photography is used to illustrate basic safety points and operational procedures for the wood lathe. From the Wood Shop -- Safety and Operations series
Topics: Turning (Lathe work), Lathes
Educational Films
by AIMS Media, Inc
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Police training film uses six vignettes that re-enact crimes involving informers. Shows how to determine when there is probable cause for search warrant or arrest, and how to test the credibility of informers. From the Legal Information for Law Enforcement series
Topics: Police charges, Searches and seizures, Arrest, Informers
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)
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
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 AIMS Media, Inc
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Dramatizations demonstrate how correctional officers and prison guards and workers should respond if they are taken hostage. Discusses some of the reasons behind hostage taking and offers instructions on dealings with captors
Topic: Crime And Criminals.
A/V Geeks
by ALCOA
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A man describes a surreal dream he has about a fishing trip to his wife. All to sell aluminum foil we guess.. 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
by ALFRED HIGGINS PRODUCTIONS; AAA
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Uses a dramatized incident in which a car comes to life in the dream of a small boy to teach the See And Be Seen rules of traffic safety. Features Brian Forster (from The Partridge Family)
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A/V Geeks
by ASCE
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American Society of Civil Engineers try to stay hip and relevant showing young adults the exciting world of civil engineering. 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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Topic: engineering
Educational Films
by Academy Films, Hollywood, Calif
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Shows how iron ore, limestone, and coke are handled and prepared for the blast furnace in the making of pig iron
Topics: Cast-iron, Blast furnaces
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 Actuality Films (Firm); ABC Wide World of Learning (Firm)
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Title from data sheet
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Voyages and travels, Sailing ships
Educational Films
by Adams, Brandon; Jelks, Vaughn; Coronet/MTI Film and Video; Learning Corporation of America; Advanced American Communications, Inc
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Brandon Adams, Vaughn Jelks
Topic: Cats
Educational Films
by Adato, Perry Miller
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Producer and director, Perry Miller Adato
Topics: Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973, Artists, Art, Painting
Educational Films
by Adato, Perry Miller
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Producer and director, Perry Miller Adato
Topics: Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973, Artists, Art, Painting
A/V Geeks
by Adolph Coors Co
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Describes and evaluates various programs of the Adolph Coors Company in an attempt to acquaint industry with the way they have hired disadvantaged persons. Encourages the development of employment opportunity programs.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: employment
Educational Films
by Aengus Films
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Also issued as videocassette
Topic: Short films
Educational Films
by Affiliate Artists
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Follows several months in the life of dancer Kathy Posin as she choreographs a new dance for her troupe, gives solo performances as an Affiliate Artist, and prepares to open the new dance in New York
Topic: Posin, Kathy
A/V Geeks
by Affiliated Film Producers
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Depicts various factors that stimulate teenagers to drop out of school, using several case histories for illustration. Lists various reasons for dropping out, such as academic failure, need for money, and lack of being part of a group. 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
by Affiliated Film Producers.; McGraw-Hill Text-Films.
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Marriage for Moderns series Irving Jacoby; Richard Leacock; Judson Gooding; Henry Adelbert Bowman; Dramatizes the experiences of a young married couple whose quarrels undermine their happiness and prevent the development of adult love based on understanding. The husband sees his wife as spoiled, scheming and selfish. The wife sees her husband as controlling, uncaring and tyrannical. After keeping house and grocery shopping all day, the wife waits for the husband to come home from work. When he...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Educational Films
by Agency for Instructional Television
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Library orientation, Library orientation for youth
A/V Geeks
by Agra Films
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A career guidance film. Traces the development of the academic career of a prospective teacher. Dramatized episodes depict several  of the various important steps in a teacher training program. A  student is shown pursuing studies in both a major field and in areas related to the teaching field. Student teachers are seen developing proficiency in the teaching field by first observing a professional teacher and then participating in a supervised classroom teaching experience. We digitized and...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: education
A/V Geeks
by Aims Media, Inc
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Animation to highlight reasons for American metric conversion. Introduces the meter, liter, kilogram and Celsius. Emphasizes prefixes and stresses the decimal nature of the metric system. Points out the benefits of conversion. 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
by Aims Media, Inc; Los Angeles County
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A Remarkable Film For Young People...About Young People...On Alcohol Abuse. The Film Simply Relates Actual Experiences And Feelings Of Young People As They Relate To Alcohol. No Authoritarian Viewpoint Is Exhibited...Permitting The Audience To Arrive At Their Own Conclusions. 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.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: alcohol, beer, alcoholism
A/V Geeks
by Air Force Missle Test Center
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Various shots of early rocket tests and some manned missions before there was a NASA. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topics: rockets, missles
Educational Films
by Alan Landsburg Productions
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With teacher's guide
Topic: Antiquities
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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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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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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Explores the specific evidences that a technological and scientific knowledge was at work on Earth during prehistoric times. Presents the theory that visitors from outer space were responsible for things that seem inconsistent with the known abilities of ancient man
Topics: Civilization, Ancient, History, Ancient, Prehistoric peoples, Antiquities, Prehistoric
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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Host narrator, Eric Sevareid A documentary presentation on the events of and the attitudes towards the Spanish Civil War
favoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
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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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...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
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 Madison Productions
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Pinpoints major causes of boating accidents and shows how to operate a small boat safely
Topic: Boats and boating
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 Albany Institute of History and Art
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Bibliography: p. 48
Topics: Painting, Painting, American
Educational Films
by Albert Craig Baird; McGraw-Hill Book Company
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Shows the part the speaker's personality plays in getting ideas across to his audience. The effect speaking practice has on the personality development of the speech student. Shows how a speaker's interest, preparation, sincerity, vitality and confidence bring about successful communication. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary./iws why a speaker's personality is important in getting ideas across to an audience, and in turn, how speaking...
Topic: Public speaking
Educational Films
by Albert Einstein College of Medicine; Texture Films, inc
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With discussion gude
Topics: Sexual health, Sex (Psychology), Sex instruction
Educational Films
by Albert Whitlock
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STUDY GUIDE AVAILABLE (CLICK HERE)  Shows visual effects expert Albert Whitlock at work superimposing ancient Rome on a Hollywood set using realistic backgrounds painted on glass. Focuses on his work for the Mel Brooks film History of the World—Part I. Photographer, Pat Dawson ; film editor, Vidi Well Intended audience: Junior high school students through adults Issued also as videorecording
Topics: Cinematography, matte painting, albert whitlock, mel brooks, visual effects, vfx
Educational Films
by Alda, Alan, 1936-; Thomas, Marlo; Ms. Foundation for Education and Communication; MTI Teleprograms Inc
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Title from data sheet
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Women
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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