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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 Alinsky, Saul David, 1909-1972; National Film Board of Canada
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Topic: Community organization
Educational Films
by American Meteorological Society; Universal Education and Visual Arts; Ward's Natural Science Establishment, inc; National Film Board of Canada; Education Development Center
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eye 5,490

favorite 129

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Also issued in super 8 mm A view of the field of meteorology. Describes interrelationships, potentials, and unsolved problems of the atmospheric sciences. Includes effects of solar radiation, current research on general circulation, numerical forecasting, hurricane reconnaissance, satellite meteorology, and weather modification Summary Reports on current circulation research, numerical forecasting, satellite meteorology and weather modification. Shows the effects of solar radiation on the earth...
( 1 reviews )
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Meteorology, Geophysics, Weather and climate Meteorology, Weather and...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Anderson, Gary; Longfellow, Elizabeth; Welles, Orson, 1915-1985; Forum on New Hampshire's Future (Organization); Cineworks (Firm); Phoenix/BFA Films & Video; New Hampshire Movies (Firm)
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eye 323

favorite 3

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Writer: Elizabeth Longfellow
Topics: Local government, Political participation, City planning, Country life, Rural conditions
Educational Films
by Anderson, Robert, 1912- aus drt; National Film Board of Canada
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eye 285

favorite 6

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Describes typical symptoms of the hypomanic state, demonstrating the triad of symptoms which reflect exaggeration of otherwise normal moods of behavior--over-activity, increased and accelerated ideation, elation. For medical profession and allied scientific groups
Topics: Psychology, Pathological, Manic-depressive illness
Educational Films
by Anderson, Robert, 1912- drt; Jackson, Stanley, 1914-1981. pro; National Film Board of Canada; Canada. Department of National Health and Welfare
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eye 197

favorite 6

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National Film Board Archive Collection
Topic: Senile dementia
Educational Films
by Angelico, Irene Lilienheim; National Film Board of Canada
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Produced by the National Film Board of Canada. Filmmaker: Irene Lilienheim Angelico
Topic: Children of Holocaust survivors
Educational Films
by Arlyck, Ralph; New Day Films
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eye 559

favorite 1

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Title from data sheet
Topics: Arlyck, Ralph, Motion picture producers and directors, Producers and directors
Educational Films
by Arno Press; New York Times Company
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Traces the origins of slavery, examines the basis of racial sterotyping as it developed in the dehumanizing conditions of slave life and work, and describes the varieties of active and passive black resistance
Topic: Slavery
Educational Films
by Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011; Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011. Vision and prayer; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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eye 947

favorite 23

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USA Composers: Electronic Music (1966) Discusses some of the important American composers of the 20th century, including Ives, Piston, Harris, and Copland. Shows how their music reflects their own creative personalities rather than an abstract American tradition.
Topics: Babbitt, Milton, 1916-2011, Electronic music
Educational Films
by Barron, Evelyn; Barron, Arthur; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Filmakers Library, inc
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eye 2,832

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Produced by Arthur and Evelyn Barron for NET
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Topics: Pregnancy, Childbirth
Educational Films
by Barry, Martin; Nold, Werner; Leduc, Yves; National Film Board of Canada
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eye 529

favorite 13

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Director, script, animation, character designer, music, Martin Barry ; editor, Werner Nold ; producer, Yves Leduc
Topics: Comedy films, Children's films
Educational Films
by Berne, Eric; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center
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Presents interviews with Eric Berne in which he explains the assumptions upon which his theory of transactional analysis is based
Topic: Social interaction
Educational Films
by Blais, Roger. drt; Stone, Noel; National Film Board of Canada; Contemporary Films/McGraw-Hill
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eye 2,632

favorite 56

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Commentator, Noel Stone Art director, Pierre L'Amare ; photographers, Don Wilder, Roger Moride, Roy Nolan
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Travel
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Blume, Judy; Perkins, Jack, 1933-; National Broadcasting Company; Films Incorporated
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"A Films Incorporated presentation."
Topics: Blume, Judy, Authors, American, Children's literature
Educational Films
by Brandon, Liane; New Day Films
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eye 362

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Cataloged from contributor's data
Topics: Society., War, Social Change., Citizenship.
Educational Films
by Braverman, Charles; Nelson, Sandy, 1938-; Pyramid Film Producers
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Music by Sandy Nelson
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Topic: History, U.S.A.
Educational Films
by British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; Northrim Associates; Films Incorporated
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The Last Great Race on Earth Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Documents the 19./ia mearod Trail Race from Anchorage to Nome, Alaska. Shows the 55 mushers as they participate in a 15 - day - long dogsled race of over 1,000 miles. Talks with leading contenders during the race.
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Topics: Iditarod (Race), Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, Alaska, Sled dog racing
Educational Films
by British Films Ltd; Educational Foundation for Visual Aids (Great Britain); National Committee for Audio-Visual Aids in Education; International Film Bureau
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Title from data sheet
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Topics: Anatomy., Physiology., Nervous System.
Educational Films
by Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.). Juvenile Guidance Center; New York University. Film Library
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Diagnosis of Childhood Schizophrenia SummaryTraces the step - by - step procedure of screening clinical data in order to establish the diagnosis of childhood schizophrenia. Includes a therapeutic sequence and demonstrates the clinical approach to the child. Shows why many commonly used algorithms confuse elementary students. Outlines more meaningful division algorithms based upon multiplication and subtraction.
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Topics: Schizophrenia, Child psychiatry
Educational Films
by Brown, Rosemary; National Film Board of Canada
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Intended audience: junior high through adult
Topics: Women, Poor women
Educational Films
by Brumbach, David; Ginny Durrin & Associates; New Day Films
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Title from data sheet
Topic: AIDS (Disease)
Educational Films
by Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993; John McGreevy Productions; Nielsen-Ferns Ltd
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Also issued as videocassette
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993, Travel
Educational Films
by Canada. Department of National Health and Welfare; National Film Board of Canada
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eye 277

favorite 1

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French version released under the title Petit monde à quatre et cinq ans
Topics: Child development, Nursery schools
Educational Films
by Canada. Department of National Health and Welfare; National Film Board of Canada; McGraw-Hill Book Company
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eye 300

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Another issue. b & w
Topic: Child development
Educational Films
by Canada. Department of National Health and Welfare; National Film Board of Canada; McGraw-Hill Book Company
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French version released under title Petit monde à deux et trois ans. Depicts pushing, pulling, crawling, climbing, and other never-ceasing, seemingly aimless activities of the 2-year-old. Shows how the orbit of the 3-year-old expands to a point where he becomes interested in the activities of those around him and is even willing to share briefly his toys
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Topic: Child development
Educational Films
by Canada. Department of Public Works. Fire Prevention Branch; National Film Board of Canada
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eye 676

favorite 11

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Also issued in 35 mm
Topics: Fire prevention, Fires
Educational Films
by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation; National Film Board of Canada
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eye 530

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Producer, Roman Kroitor; directors, Roman Kroitor, Wolf Koenig; commentary, Don Brittain; cameraman and editor, Wolf Koenig
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Topic: Stravinsky, Igor, 1882-1971
Educational Films
by Canadian Wildlife Service; National Film Board of Canada
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eye 324

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Producer, George Pearson; director, writer, and editor, Mike McKennirey; commentary, Ken McCready; commentator, Alexander Scourby; original music, Karl du Plessis; photography, Douglas Kiefer
Topics: Wildlife conservation, Rare animals
Educational Films
by Cassel Hospital for Functional Nervous Disorders (Richmond); New York University. Film Library
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eye 357

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A ten-month record of the play activities of a group of preschool children living in a hospital with their mothers who are being treated for severe neurotic problems. Shows how the anxieties of two boys about themselves and their parents were revealed in play, and how the nature of these anxieties seemed to be related to their mothers' difficulties. Points out that adults should realize that a child often tries to master his fears and feelings by playing
Topics: Play, Child psychology
Educational Films
by Clark, Eugenie; National Geographic Society (U.S.); WQED (Television station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
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eye 2,296

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The Sharks Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film As a consequence of the Boston Tea Party, Johnny Tremain and the Sons of Liberty learn to understand the true meaning of liberty and the rights of man. Taken from the feature film "Johnny Tremain"
Topic: Sharks
Educational Films
by Columbia University. Press. Center for Mass Communication; National Educational Television Film Service
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Shows the relationship of the Constitution to the issue of prior restraint on freedom of expression. Presents the case of Burstyn v. Wilson challenging the constitutionality of New York State's film censorship system and Cantwell v. Connecticut involving questions of freedom of speech and religion. Discusses the questions pertaining to freedom of speech when multiplied via recordings or film, and how the claims of free expression can be weighed against claims for local, state, or federal...
Topics: Freedom of speech, Censorship
Educational Films
by Contemporary Films/McGraw-Hill; National Film Board of Canada
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In the Challenge for change program, in cooperation with departments and agencies of the Government of Canada
Topic: Indians of North America
Educational Films
by Cowling, Barry; National Film Board of Canada
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Credits: writer and editor, John Brett
Topic: Marine resources
Educational Films
by Cram, Bestor, direction; Robart, Scott, production; Valley Filmworks, Inc; Vietnam Era Media Fund; Northern Light Productions; Copyright Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Copyright: Northern Light Productions. DCR 1983; PUB 7Aug83; REG16Oct84; PA248-080
Topics: Veterans, Vietnam War, 1961-1975, Vietnam Veterans Memorial (Washington, D.C.)
Educational Films
by D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-; NBC Television Network; Edgar J. Scherick Associates
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eye 2,026

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Title from data sheet
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Topics: D'Amboise, Jacques, 1934-, Ballet, Dance for children, Dancing and children
Educational Films
by Davis, Peter, 1937-; Dodge, James W. (James William), 1939-; Northeast Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages; Northeast Conference Films
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Sight and Sound Media in Foreign Language Teaching (1969) The story of egg production on a large, commercial egg farm. Emphasizes the care given to hens in clean and scientifically-regulated laying houses. Describes the gathering of eggs from open nests and trap nests. Explains the purpose of the cooling room, candling machine, electric egg cleaner, grading machine track, and shipping cases.
Topics: Languages, Modern, Teaching
Educational Films
by Dobyns, Lloyd; NBC News; Films Incorporated
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eye 339

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Title from data sheet
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Topics: Occupational retraining, Economic aspects., Automation, Machinery In Industry.
Educational Films
by Drouin, Jacques; National Film Board of Canada
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eye 416

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With teacher's guide
Topics: Creative ability, Imagery (Psychology), Painting
Educational Films
by Education Development Center; National Film Board of Canada
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Cameras follow the men on a seal hunt. Each man with his dogs explores the white waste seeking scent of a seal's breathing hole. Then he waits in the cold to make his strike. He kills, and the others gather for a feast of liver and blubber
Topic: Eskimos
Educational Films
by Education Development Center; National Film Board of Canada
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A look at Netsilik communal activities. A ceremonial igloo is built with individual igloos in the community forming an alcove. The men return to their sealing and the women play with the children
Topic: Eskimos
Educational Films
by Education Development Center; National Institute of Education (U.S.)
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eye 6,023

favorite 40

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With teacher's guide and resource book
Topics: Teenage girls, Adolescent psychology, City and town life
Educational Films
by Educational TV and Film Center; New Day Films
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A story about a little boy who wins a goldfish in a game of chance and takes it home to become a friend of his canary, telling how the pets almost succumb to a predatory alley cat.
Topics: Corporations, American, Women, Industrial hygiene
Educational Films
by Fadiman, Clifton, 1904-1999; Bestor, Arthur Eugene, 1908-1994; KTCA-TV (Television station : Saint Paul, Minn.); National Educational Television and Radio Center
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Dr Arthur Bestor, Professor of history at the University of Illinois, comments on the importance of a disciplined mind and outlines the methods of obtaining intellectual discipline in a democratic society. States that life adjustment education has two essential elements: first, to help young people develop the skills, knowledge, and the attitudes for dealing intelligently with the immediate situations of everyday living; and second, to help them understand the persistent aspects of a situation...
Topic: Education
Educational Films
by Feeney, John; National Film Board of Canada; Contemporary Films/McGraw-Hill
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eye 983

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Photography, Franc̜ois Séguillon ; music, Eldon Rathburn Visits the Eskimo artist in Canada's Arctic showing the rare beauty of the world from which she draws inspiration. Observes her duties as wife and mother and visits Cape Dorset's Cooperative Art Colony to follow the work of transferring designs to stones and making rice-paper prints from them Summary Visits Eskimo woman artist, Kenojuak. Shows the art center of Cape Dorset where the Stone Cutter Iyola and the printers use her designs...
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Kenojuak, Eskimo art, Printmakers, Indians of North America (Canada),...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Flynn, John; Larison, Jim; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Producer, Jim & Elaine Larison ; narrator, John Flynn
Topics: Forest ecology, Forest conservation, Forests and forestry
Educational Films
by Fonda, Henry, 1905-1982; Nielsen-Ferns Ltd; New York Times Productions; Learning Corporation of America
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Series editor, Drew Middleton; narrator, Henry Fonda; music, Patricia Cullen
Topics: Ben-Gurion, David, 1886-1973, Politics and government
Educational Films
by Fossey, Dian; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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eye 1,316

favorite 10

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Produced by the National Geographic Society
Topics: Fossey, Dian, Gorilla, Mammals
Educational Films
by Freed, Fred, 1920-1974; Giovannitti, Len; Huntley, Chet, 1911-1974; NBC Television Network; NBC News; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc
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Dramatizes the boredom of production - line work in a small papermill town in Quebec, Canada. A discussion of classical ballet by George Balanchine, choreographer for the New York City Ballet. Patricia McBride and Edward Villella dance the "Tarantella," Jacques D'Amboise and Suzanne Farrell dance the "Meditation," and Melissa Hayden and Jacques D'Amboise dance the "Grand Pas de Deux." From the USA series.
Educational Films
by Freeman, Bee, 1899-1986; Tucker, Lorenzo; Nguzo Saba Films; Beacon Films
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Title from data sheet
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Topics: Micheaux, Oscar, 1884-1951, Micheaux, Oscar, 1884-, Producers and directors, African Americans
Educational Films
by Freud, Sigmund, 1856-1939; National Broadcasting Company
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favorite 14

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Interview of the Dean of English, American psychoanalyist and close friend of Sigmund Freud. In the library of the New York Psychoanalytic Society and Institute, Dr. Jones presents the first systematic explanation of the basic theory of psychoanalysis, and reminisces about his experience with Freud
Topics: Psychoanalysis, Psychology
Educational Films
by Fulfit, John; National Film Board of Canada
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Fulfit, John, Ship models in bottles, Models and modelmaking
Educational Films
by Galdikas, Biruté Marija Filomena; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Produced by the National Geographic Society
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Topics: Galdikas, Biruté Marija Filomena, Orangutans, Mammals
Educational Films
by Gilbert, Perry W; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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eye 608

favorite 13

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Attack Patterns of Sharks (1966) Object animation by the first French animator, Emile Cole, about a moving company placing furniture in a house. Pots, pans, baskets and furniture move themselves in a dizzy ballet.
Topics: Sharks, Shark attacks
Educational Films
by Glover, Guy. fmp; May, Derek. drt aus; Cohen, Leonard, 1934-2016. cmp; Duckworth, Martin. cng; Gillson, Malca. sds; Alexander, Ron. rcd; Stormy Clovers. mus; National Film Board of Canada
movies

eye 384

favorite 17

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Tinted stock
Topics: Photography, Cinematography
Educational Films
by Goodall, Jane, 1934-; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Also issued as videocassette
Topic: Chimpanzees
Educational Films
by Goodall, Jane, 1934-; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Jane Goodall: Studies of the Chimpanzee. Tool Using (1976) Presents candid scenes of ceramist Dik Schwanke at work in his studio. Demonstrates his method of combining pottery and sculpture.
Topics: Chimpanzees, Tool use in animals, Mammals
Educational Films
by Greene, Barbara; Daly, Tom, 1918-; National Film Board of Canada
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Directed by Barbara Greene and produced by Tom Daly for the National Film Board of Canada
Topic: Family life education
Educational Films
by Griffin, John. pht; Hardy, Hagood. arr; Muggeridge, Malcolm, 1903-1990. wam; Ferns, Pat. drt; Pyke, Roger. fme; Canadian Broadcasting Corporation; Nielsen-Ferns Ltd
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eye 629

favorite 7

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Director, Pat Ferns; photographer, John Griffin; editor, Roger Pyke; music, Hagood Hardy; script, narrator, Malcolm Muggeridge
Topics: Dostoyevsky, Fyodor, 1821-1881, Biographical films, Prisoners as authors, Literature, Authors,...
Educational Films
by Griffith, D. W. (David Wark), 1875-1948; Kirkwood, James; Miller, Christie, 3n; Arvidson, Linda; Norris, Frank, 1870-1902. Pit; Blackhawk Films
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Linda Arvidson, James Kirkwood, Christie Miller
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Topics: Short films, Motion pictures
Educational Films
by Grunbaum, Judith; Newton Public Schools
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eye 307

favorite 1

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Produced by Judith Grunbaum
Topic: Art
Educational Films
by Hanson, John; Nilsson, Rob; Cine Manifest Films
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eye 241

favorite 3

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Directed by John Hanson and Rob Nilsson
Topics: National Nonpartisan League, Politics and government
Educational Films
by Heathcote, Dorothy; Northwestern University Film Library
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Continuing her work with the group depicted in Park 1, Heathcote poses three moral dilemmas, using drama to evoke focus and feeling. From the Dorothy Heathcote Teaching series
Topic: Drama in education
Educational Films
by Herbert, Don; National Educational Television Film Service
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Childhood of the Chimpanzee Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Discusses the child's major emotions--fear, curiosity, anger, jealousy, and joy--and points out the principal characteristics of each.
Topic: Chimpanzees
Educational Films
by Hewett, Frank M; National Educational Television and Radio Center
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eye 715

favorite 8

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An episode of the television program Spectrum
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Topic: Autistic Disorder
Educational Films
by Hibbs, Albert; National Broadcasting Company; Graphic Curriculum, inc., New York
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eye 687

favorite 8

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Untouched Land: Pre-columbian America to 1492 Describes recordings as a teaching tool to be used in an inquiry approach to the teaching of social studies at the secondary level. Suitable for independent use by individual teachers or as part of an in-service course. From the Using media for inquiry in social studies series.
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Topics: Columbus, Christopher, Indians, Antiquities, Discovery and exploration, Norse
Educational Films
by Hicks, Dennis; Hanig, Josh; New Day Films
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favorite 8

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Coming of Age Documents a summer week when 180 young people of many different backgrounds gathered at a mountain camp with twenty-five counselors. They shared their opinions on vital interpersonal issues such as racial prejudice, homosexuality, and sexism. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: Youth, Interpersonal relations, Racism, Homosexuality, Sexism, Conduct of life, Prejudices
Educational Films
by Holling, Holling Clancy. Paddle-to-the-Sea; National Film Board of Canada
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Paddle to the Sea (1966) Winsome tale of the little boy who dreams everyone else has vanished. Alone in Copenhagen, Palle does everything a small boy longs to do; he drives a streetcar, a fire engine, a stray auto and helps himself to candy and toys. An exciting climax flies him to the moon and parachutes him back to bed.
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Topic: Children's films
Educational Films
by Hott, Lawrence R; Sherman, Roger M., 1951-; Nature Conservancy (U.S.)
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favorite 11

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Produced and directed by Lawrence R. Hott and Roger M. Sherman for the Nature Conservancy
Topics: Wildlife conservation, Habitat (Ecology), Ecology
Educational Films
by Howard, Brice, production; Rabin, Arthur W., production; Minnix, Bruce, direction; Davis, Ossie, writing, cast; Dee, Ruby, cast; Voices Incorporated (Musical group), music; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Peabody Collection. African-American History and Culture Programs; Peabody Collection. Women's History and Culture Programs
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Slavery Uses a combination of high and low magnification, phase contrast, dark field, bright field, normal speed and time-lapse cinephotomicrography to show the life cycle of one Myxomycete, and uses animation to point out details such as mitosis. Stresses the uniqueness of Myzomycetes and indicates similarities and differences in the life cycle of different species.
Topics: Slavery, African Americans, Slaves' writings, American
Educational Films
by Howe, John. cmm; Ball, Ian. drt; Hoffmann, Banesh, 1906- cst; Page, Ken. sde; Goldsmith, Sidney. pro; Lamb, Derek. pro; Crelinsten, Jeffrey. wam; Horn, Kenneth. ani; Humble, Robert. pht; Marleau, Lucien. fme; Gresko, Richard. arr; National Film Board of Canada
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1634 feet
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Topics: Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955, Physics, Relativity (Physics), Space and time
Educational Films
by Howells, Barrie; Kemeny, John; Klein, Bonnie Sherr; National Film Board of Canada; Challenge for Change/Société Nouvelle
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eye 199

favorite 5

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Editor: Roger Hart
Topics: Alinsky, Saul David, 1909-1972, Citizens' associations, Community organization
Educational Films
by Hullfish, H. Gordon (Henry Gordon), 1894-1962; National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Philosophies of Education: Experimental Approach to Education (1961) Describes village life on the coast of Ghana, the newest independent member of the Commonwealth of Nations. Shows the people in a village who have for centuries lived by and from the sea, explaining that the net is owned by the chief of the village and that he takes a half-share of the tiny catch. Visits a larger town where many new things are seen, including a fishiat which can go farther to sea and take larger catches.
Topics: Education, Philosophies of education
Educational Films
by Institute for Child Mental Health; New York University. Film Library
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Observes infant rearing in an Israeli kibbutz organized around the activities of Hannah, seen both as a young mother and as a metapelet (care - giver) for four infants. Follows her weekday work as she cares for four under - a - year - old infants in their baby house from early morning to mid - afternoon and as she takes scheduled breaks to visit her own children in their nearby children's houses. Depicts Hannah's adroit blending of household tasks with tender, expert infant care and upbringing....
Topics: Infants, Mother and child, Kibbutzim
Educational Films
by Institute for Child Mental Health; New York University. Film Library
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Producers and directors, L. Joseph Stone, Jeannette G. Stone
Topics: Child psychology, Parent and child, Children, Kibbutzim, Child Development, Infant, Parent-Child...
Educational Films
by Institute for Child Mental Health; New York University. Film Library
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eye 157

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Producers and directors, L. Joseph Stone, Jeannette G. Stone
Topics: Kibbutzim, Child care