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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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Ephemeral VHS
by BBC Enterprises Ltd
movies

eye 1,204

favorite 5

comment 0

"Goals! Goals! Goals! Sixty-five minutes of non-stop action with 101 Great Goals from BBC Sports coverage of English International, FA Cup, Football League and League Cup matches between 1969 and 1987." -- description from box.
Topics: vhs, football, soccer, sports
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by BBC4
movies

eye 773

favorite 9

comment 0

Topic: autism
Ephemeral VHS
by Baby Think It Over, Inc.
movies

eye 608

favorite 4

comment 0

"...'BabyThink It Over Program' ... is not intended as a toy for children. 'The Baby Think It Over Program' is designed as an aid to be used by educators, doctors, and other professionals to help young people make responsible informed choices about parenting.   It is not intended to promote abortion or to pressure pregnant teens into adoption instead of self-parenting, there are significant differences between it and a real infant.   Users should be informed of these differences, and a...
Topics: vhs, Teen Pregnancy
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 2,022

favorite 5

comment 0

"Check out the mission, weapons,and tactics of the elite Force Reconnaissance Marines!  From the grueling selection process to the battlefield and beyond, get an inside look at Force Recon.   Watch these special warriors patrolling on land, assaulting targets from the sea, and parachuting in deep-behind enemy lines.   A must-have for anyone with an interest in the U.S. Marine Corps and their special warriors"
Topics: vhs, Marine Corps, Brendan W. Tully
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Benjamin B. Bederson, Kristian T Simsarian, ACM SIG CHI
movies

eye 193

favorite 1

comment 0

"This program is a compilation of 11 videos and 6 video figures.   Videos have written summaries in the CHI 98 Summary.   Video figures are linked to papers in the CHI 98 Conference Proceedings."
Topics: vhs, Semantic Highlighting, Developing a Community Internet, Computer- Human Interaction
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Bill Gothard
movies

eye 295

favorite 0

comment 0

Bill Gothard discusses "The Three Competing Affections" and how they impact our lives from a religious perspective.  
Topics: vhs,, Wrath Of God, Basic Life Principles, Holy Ghost
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by BioSlim
movies

eye 526

favorite 2

comment 0

"The complete step-by-step guide to losing weight & maximizing your health with the breakthrough BioSlim Natural Weight Loss System."-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, weight-loss, nutrition
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 311

favorite 2

comment 0

"Four black women - Joy, Debra, Jill and Brenda, retell and relive their experiences with drug addiction."-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, african american, drugs, addiction
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Blackslide
movies

eye 275

favorite 0

comment 0

"...profiles of three scientists of color whose work in computer science and mathematics has taken them to positions of importance...All...discuss their work, their lives and the journey...in an important area of science and technology...Valerie Taylor, Richard Tapia, Freda Porter-Locklear"
Topics: vhs, Valerie Taylor, computer science, African-American, Northwestern University, Richard Tapia,...
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Blockbuster
movies

eye 7,110

favorite 54

comment 2

Blockbuster Customer Service
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: Blockbuster, training videos
"Join travel photographer Bob Krist as he journeys through Italy to capture the "Spirit of Place.""-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, nikon, photography, training
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Bob Tillman
movies

eye 253

favorite 1

comment 0

"Whether you like big towns or small towns, skiing or scuba diving, ballet or boating, this information-packed video will help you identify the "retirement paradise" that's the right place for you."-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, retirement
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Body Flex
movies

eye 708

favorite 2

comment 0

"Introduces... The Tummy Tuck, Face Lift, Complete Bodylift without Surgery, Only 15 Minutes a Day, No Diet"-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, exercize
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Brandenburg Productions, Inc. & The The Production Companies, Inc.
movies

eye 5,068

favorite 46

comment 0

"Driver's Education for the information Superhighway."-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, internet
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Orgone Archive
by Bray Productions
movies

eye 88

favorite 1

comment 0

Bobby Bumps Starts for School We digitized and uploaded this film from the Orgone Cinema 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
Topics: school, animation, bray, orgone archive
Ephemeral VHS
by Brentwood Music
movies

eye 17,389

favorite 6

comment 1

Gospel interpretation of a variety of children's songs.  "A Live Action Sing-Along Video"
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: vhs, Children, Gospel
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 1,261

favorite 10

comment 0

Tokion Magazine/Knee High Media present A Mochilla Film KEEPINTIME : Talking Drums and Whispering Vinyl featuring: Roy Porter - played drums on "A Night in Tunisia" with Charlie Parker. He led a bebop big band and first recorded Eric Dolphy. In the late sixties he recorded several albums that are considered rare groove classics. He died a year before we found funding. This film is dedicated to him.  Earl Palmer - Given a drum set, Earl turned his tap skills into drum skills. By 1947...
Topics: Roy Porter, Earl Palmer, Paul Humphrey, James Gadson, Babu, J Rocc, Cut Chemist, DJ Shadow, beat...
Ephemeral VHS
by Buddy Hatton
movies

eye 683

favorite 10

comment 0

Travel film.
Topics: vhs, travel, peru
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Orgone Archive
by Burlingham Adventures
movies

eye 33

favorite 1

comment 0

An Arctic Hike on the Great Aletsch Glacier We digitized and uploaded this film from the Orgone Cinema 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
Topics: Arctic, Hike, great Aletsch Glacier, orgone archive