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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 Boulton Hawker Films, Ltd; International Film Bureau
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Archeological adviser, Stanley E. West Outlines English history from the end of Roman rule around 410 to the Norman invasion in 1066. Presents the various raids and migrations which changed the face of England; details the settlements of the Anglo-Saxons by recent excavations at Cadbury, West Stow, and Winchester; and portrays the growth of the monasteries
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Topics: Old English, ca. 450-1100, English language, History of English literature.
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Carter, Ledford C., film director, screenwriter; Carmony, Donald F. (Donald Francis), consultant; Elliott, Helen, 1893-1982, consultant; Indiana University. Audio-Visual Center, production company
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Director and writer, Ledford C. Carter ; consultants, Donald F. Carmony, Helen Elliott
Topics: Utopias, Collective settlements, Historic sites
Educational Films
by Indiana University Audio-Visual Center
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Writer, George Vuke; consultant, Harper Follansbee; photographers, Tom Held, George Vuke Examines the streaming of cytoplasm in single celled animals, diffusion, and both open and closed internal circulatory systems of more complex animals Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Biological transport
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topic: Linden, Barbara
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Author and editor, George Vuke; photographers, George Vuke, Tom Held Compares the digestive systems of a variety of phyla, examining digestive cavities and organs Summary Shows the variety of ways animals obtain food and the types of digestive cavities. Discusses peristalisus, gizzards and villi.
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Digestive organs, Animal anatomy, Zoology
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Author and editor, George Vuke; photographers, George Vuke, Tom Held Compares the excretory systems of a variety of phyla. Points out principal excretory organs and shows the excretory organs in a dissected dog Summary Discusses the excretory organs of animals, including the paramecia, amoebae, hydra, planaria, earthworm, grasshopper, crayfish, frog and dog.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Excretory organs, Animal anatomy, Animal excretory system, Zoology
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by McLaren, Norman, 1914-1987; Bach, Johann Sebastian, 1685-1750; National Film Board of Canada; International Film Bureau
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Produced by the National Film Board of Canada
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Topics: Animated films, Short films
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET
Topics: Veterans Administration Hospital (Palo Alto, Calif.), Mentally ill
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Producer and director, Dick McCutchen; consultant, Prentice Williams
Topics: Prisons, Prisoners
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana. University. Audio-Visual Center. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Sex instruction
Educational Films
by Vuke, George J; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Photographers, George Vuke, Tom Held Covers movement of oxygen and carbon dioxide across a moist permeable membrane; evolution of transport systems for movement of materials in large animals; spiracles and tracheal system of grasshopper and gills of axolotl, clam, crayfish, and fish; exchange of gases in frog; and X-ray photography of breathing movements of rib cage and diaphragm in humans. From the Animal Systems series. George Vuke
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Respiratory organs
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation