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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 Young America Films
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Stresses the common safety hazards existing in every kitchen and illustrates specific examples of each. Simple precautions that can be taken to prevent accidents in the kitchen are shown. 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 Young America Films
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First impressions are hard to shake, so this film teaches youngsters the importance of greetings and introductions.  Like many films in this genre, the film’s producers are asking a lot of children who just a generation earlier were instructed to “only speak when spoken to.” Now, it seems, not only are kids expected to quickly assess their family and friends’ position on the social ladder, they are also supposed to provide newly-introduced adults with topics of conversation. To license...
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A/V Geeks
by Young America Films
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favorite 4

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Depicts important safety principles applying to the activities of children of elementary school age; shows some of the typical safety hazards found in the home, and explains how they can be avoided. 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: safety
A/V Geeks
by Young America Films
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Shows how each child can be his own traffic policeman by learning and following safety rules in traffic. 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: safety
A/V Geeks
by Young America Films
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On a trip to her uncle's farm, Judy learns how cows are milked and cared for and how milk is transported. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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Topics: milk, dairy
A/V Geeks
by Young America Films
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favorite 6

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Presents factors that affect the flow of electricity in a simple circuit and application of such a circuit in the home. 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: electricity
A/V Geeks
by Young Americans for Freedom
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favorite 8

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Framed around staged United Nations hearings we hear about the tyranny of communist rule in various countries and how the United States is targeted next. Mentions NC-native Robert Williams who plotted to start a revolution in the United States. 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 Young Women's Christian Associaton
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Public service announcement for the Young Women's Christian Association. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
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