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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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Ephemeral VHS
by 3-G Home Educational Series
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"...brings children a classroom-like video interactive program that updates the time tested 3x5 card learning method of repetition of basic spelling words....includes the latest in computer graphics that entertain, and teach kids, on their own T.V.,  the fundamentals of how to spell the most commonly used words at school...."  
Topics: vhs, Educational, Fun, Grades 2-6
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
by Andrews, Markita; Glyn Group; Walt Disney Training and Development Programs (Firm)
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Title from data sheet
Topics: Andrews, Markita, Selling, Girl Scouts, Cookies
Educational Films
by Ashton, Marie; Gilman, Charlotte Perkins, 1860-1935. Yellow wallpaper
movies

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Based on the short story by Charlotte Perkins Gilman which was written in 1890
Educational Films
by Boesak, Allan, 1945-; Cassirer, Hugo; Gordimer, Nadine; Felix Films Entertainment (Firm); Zebra Pictures Productions (Firm)
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Narrator, James Earl Jones
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Boesak, Allan, 1945-, Apartheid, Race relations
Educational Films
by Breitrose, Henry S; Silverman, Marvin; Gibbs, James Lowell; Holt, Reinhart, and Winston, inc; BFA Educational Media
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Cinematography, editing, animation, Marvin Silverman ; music, James L. Gibbs ; editorial consultant, Henry Breitrose
Topics: Kpelle (African people), Ethnology, Customary law, Manners and customs
Educational Films
by British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; Open University; Gass, I. G. (Ian Graham); Styles, Peter
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Presenter: Ian Gass, Peter Styles
Topics: Oceans., Historical geology.
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 Carter, Virginia L; Field, Fern; Grasshoff, Alex; Dawkins, Johnny; Jones, Ron. Wave; T.A.T. Communications Company; American Broadcasting Company; Texture Films, inc
movies

eye 1,508

favorite 16

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Bruce Davison, Lori Lethin, John Putch
Topics: Fanaticism, Prejudices, History
Educational Films
by Centre for Educational Television Overseas, London; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
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Shows the use of various microphones and sound mixes and illustrates the importance of sound perspective. Explains difficulties encountered in achieving good sound quality in a television studio and use of sound to achieve effects. Describes how cleft palates affect speech. Using cineradiography, examines the functions of the velopharyngeal mechanism, as well as anterior dentition, dental arch form, and other types of abnormal physiologic activities. Briefly discusses the effects of surgery and...
Topic: Television broadcasting
Educational Films
by Centre for Educational Television Overseas, London; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
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Sets: Construction and Display Analyzes the principles of design in articles of everyday use, and presents seven guideposts for good design--function, humanization, material, shaping process, structure, economy, and appearance.
Topic: Television
Educational Films
by Centre for Educational Television Overseas, London; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library
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Who Does What? Explains how mountains are formed by deformation of the Earth's crust, showing that uplifting movements are occurring at present, and new elevations replace those being eroded. For schools.
Topic: Television
Educational Films
by Chait, Michael; Grossman, Len, joint author
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Examines a man's emotional and psychological reactions to the death of his father. Raises questions about the reasons for emotional restraint among men
Topics: Men, Bereavement, Expression
Educational Films
by Chamberlain, Richard, 1935-; Grand Canyon Natural History Association
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eye 580

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Cataloged from contributor's data
Topics: Powell, John Wesley, 1834-1902, Natural history
Educational Films
by Davenport, Tom; Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863. Hänsel und Gretel; Tom Davenport Films
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Producer and director, Tom Davenport; assistant filmmakers, Catherine Hartz, Mimi Davenport; original music and sound effects, Michael Lawrence
Topics: Tales, German, Fairy tales, Children's films, Folklore
Educational Films
by Davenport, Tom; Grimm, Jacob, 1785-1863. Master thief; Film Ideas (Firm)
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Kent Jackman, Deidre Johnson
Topic: Children's films
Educational Films
by DeRossi, Marc; Gasgarth, Gary
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CAST: Don Jordan
Topics: Mime, Films without narration
Educational Films
by Films Incorporated; Granada Television International
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Publisher's catalog series title: The Russian revolution series
Topics: Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich, 1870-1924, Communism
Educational Films
by Floethe, Ronald; Floethe, Louise Lee; Charles Cahill and Associates; Gordon-Kerckhoff Productions; AIMS Instructional Media, Inc
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655 ft
Topics: Older people, Crime prevention
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.
Prelinger Archives
by G. Clyde Fisher of the American Museum of Natural History.
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Life history of the bee, the economic value of bees through honeymaking and pollinization, and the habits and appearance of the garden and trap door spider.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
National Film Preservation Foundation
by G. Edward Griffin
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Right-wing film arguing that the civil rights movement and urban disturbances of the 1960s were evidence of a worldwide communist revolution and growing dominance at home. The polemic warns that communists may be planning to create an independent African American state. Note: A narchy, U.S.A.  incorporates purchased news footage.
Topic: sponsored film
Educational Films
by G.B. Instructional, ltd., London; United World Films, inc
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Circulation Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Describes the excitement and drama of circus day, showing the preparation necessary for staging the big show. Depicts the performance of the circus animals, the acrobats, and the clowns.
Topic: Blood
Ephemeral VHS
by G.D. Long
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Introduction to Amplifiers is a training video for testing and understanding discreet components in the electronics industry.
Topics: vhs, electronics, amplifiers, electrical engineering, testing
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by G.D. Long
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Training video for the electronics industry covering the topic "Single- Stage Amplifiers" and includes testing, schematics and operation in a circuit.  This is lesson two of a five part video series. 
Topic: vhs
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by G.D. Long
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Lesson two of a five part training video series covering testing, operation and schematics of single stage amplifiers.
Topics: vhs, electronics, electrical engineering, testing, single stage amplifiers
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by G.H. Conrades, IBM
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IBM COMMON Fall '90 Conference G.H. Conrades Keynote October 30, 1990 "Make no mistake, we intend to be the open systems vendor of choice in the industry - a leader in both industry standards compliance as well as in our investments in developing new standards. That's the only way to be the best at responding to your needs..."  -- George H. Conrades Dear COMMON Member, The Fall 1990 COMMON conference in Cincinatti marked the celebration of COMMON's thirtieth anniversary. Our thirty...
A/V Geeks
by GATX Corporation
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Promotional film for GATX railroad cars. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: promotional film, railroads
Educational Films
by Gaines, Ernest J., 1933-
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Converted into 2, 3/4 in. videotape cassettes
A/V Geeks
by Galahad Studios
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A young girl in Jewish Confirmation class doubts the teachings about the Ten Commandments. After talking with her rabbi and father, she figures it all out. Features Shepperd Strudwick 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.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: judaism, Ten Commandments
Educational Films
by Galbraith, Clare K. Victor
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Based on the book of same title by Clare Galbraith
Topics: Children's films, Mexican Americans
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Written and narrated by John Kenneth Galbraith
Topics: Colonies, Colonization, British colonies
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; Canadian Broadcasting Corporation; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Ontario Educational Communications Authority
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"A personal view by John Kenneth Galbraith."
Topics: Land reform, Land use, Economic history
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. Age of uncertainty; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Also issued as videocassette
Topics: Lenin, Vladimir Ilʹich, 1870-1924, Economics, World politics, Socialism
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. Age of uncertainty; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Also issued as videocassette
Topics: Economic history, World politics
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. Age of uncertainty; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Also issued as videocassette
Topics: Democracy, Leadership
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. Age of uncertainty; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Also issued as videocassette
Topics: Cities and towns, Social history
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. Age of uncertainty; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Also issued as videocassette
Topics: Keynes, John Maynard, 1883-1946, Economics, Economic history
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006; Ontario Educational Communications Authority
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To be used with chapter 3 of John Kenneth Galbraith's book, The age of uncertainty
Topics: Marxian economics, Economics, Economic history, History
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. Age of uncertainty; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Based on the book The age of uncertainty, by John Kenneth Galbraith
Topics: Capitalists and financiers, Capitalism, Economic history
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. Age of uncertainty; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Based on the book The age of uncertainty, by John Kenneth Galbraith
Topics: Smith, Adam, 1723-1790, Malthus, T. R. (Thomas Robert), 1766-1834, Ricardo, David, 1772-1823,...
Educational Films
by Galbraith, John Kenneth, 1908-2006. wam; Kennard, David. pro; Farrar, Henry. pht; Meheux, Phil. pht; British Broadcasting Corporation
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Producer, David Kennard ; script, John Kenneth Galbraith ; photography, Phil Meneux, Henry Farrar
Topics: Philips' Gloeilampenfabrieken, Economics, Economic history, Corporations, Capitalism
Educational Films
by Galdikas, Biruté Marija Filomena; National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Produced by the National Geographic Society
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Galdikas, Biruté Marija Filomena, Orangutans, Mammals
Educational Films
by Galdone, Paul. King of the Cats; Weston Woods Studios
movies

eye 1,068

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Title from data sheet
Topics: Fairy tales, Folklore, Cats
Ephemeral VHS
by Gallaudet University
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"... DEAF MOSAIC  is produced monthly by Gallaudet University Television.   DEAF MOSAIC  is aired weekly on the Discovery Channel and is seen on selected PBS affiliated television stations."
Topics: vhs, Charles and Victoria Wildbank, The Silent News, Eric Hansen, Frances Riddle
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Gallaudet University
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"... DEAF MOSAIC  is produced monthly by the Department of Television, Film and Photography at Gallaudet University, the worlds leading academic and research center on deafness.   DEAF MOSAIC  is broadcast monthly on The Discovery Channel and is seen on selected PBS affiliated television stations." 
Topics: vhs, Leda Silva, Jevron Whetter, Robert Johnson, "Dino-man", Dr. Ursula Bellugi, KODA,...
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
by García Torres, José; West Glen Films
movies

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Directed by Jose Garcia Torres
Topics: Burgos, Julia de, 1914-1953, Poets, Puerto Rican
Educational Films
by Gardner, Robert, 1925-2014; Harvard University. Film Study Center; Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
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eye 1,070

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VHS
Topic: Bororo (African people)
Educational Films
by Gardner, Robert, 1925-2014; Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
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Portrays the people called the Hamar, who live in the scrubland of southwestern Ethiopia. Points out that in this society, the men are the masters and the women are slaves and shows how this sexual inequality affects the mood and behavior of the people
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: Hamar (African people)
Educational Films
by Garfield, James B. Follow my leader
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Based on the book of the same title by James B. Garfield
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Guide dogs, Blind, Children's films
Educational Films
by Garvin, Philip. pro; Yale University. Media Design Studio
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Producer, Philip Garvin
Topics: Piaget, Jean, 1896-1980, Child psychology, Knowledge, Theory of, in children
A/V Geeks
by Gary Goldsmith
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Follows the reporting of a local news event, showing the step-by-step processes of writing, editing, printing, and delivery of a newspaper. Describes the variety of news items, features, and advertising which the newspaper brings to a community each day. 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 ( 1 reviews )
Educational Films
by Gass, I. G. (Ian Graham); Jenkyns, Hugh C; Mckenzie, Dan, Dr; Firstbrook, P. L
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Introduced by Ian Gass, Open University ; Speakers: Dr Dan Mckenzie, University of Cambridge and Dr Hugh Jenkyns, University of Oxford
Topics: Submarine geology, Paleoceanography, Sea-floor spreading
Educational Films
by Gateway Film Productions
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An experiment illustrating the various patterns which are produced by agitating the surface of the water in a ripple tank. Shows the changes in the pattern of the waves as two dippers are moved various distances apart on the water surface
Topics: Fluid dynamics, Wave-motion, Theory of
Educational Films
by Gateway Films
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Produced by Christian Blackwood. Narrated by David Alpern
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Fear of crime, Crime
Educational Films
by Gaunt, Marilyn
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favorite 1

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English narration with Arabic dialog and English subtitles
Topic: Women
A/V Geeks
by Gebrüder Diehl Film
movies

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A puppet animation adaptation of the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm about the wicked fairy and the princess who slept for one hundred years. Silent. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks Archive. 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 )
Topic: fairy tale
A/V Geeks
by Geigy
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Depicts the webbing clothes moth from egg to adulthood. Closeups show moth grub severing wool fibers. Describes colorless chemical compound which renders wool unpalatable to damaging insects that someday may be driven back to the fields. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: insects, pesticide, clothing
Educational Films
by Gelles, Heinz
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Presents a collection of 24 television commercials from around the world. Aims to assist in the study of television advertising and its influence on modern society and culture. Includes several commercials in Japanese and a few in French
Topic: Television advertising
A/V Geeks
by General Electric
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About the chemistry and uses of silicone in everyday life. 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 )
A/V Geeks
by General Electric
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Looks to be a speech about the new GE sales logo but it talks about troubled times - inflation, unemployment, etc.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Educational Films
by General Electric Educational Films
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Describes the general properties of light, focusing on reflection and refraction. Includes coverage of the laser
Topics: Light, Lasers
A/V Geeks
by General Motors
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Pretty awesome report about GM's efforts to make safer less polluting cars. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. 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 )
Topic: General Motors
A/V Geeks
by General Motors
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This film holds workers responsible for the Delco manufacturing plant closings. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact  A/V Geeks LLC .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Topics: avgeeks, manufacturing, GM, Delco
A/V Geeks
by General Motors
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A report about General Motor's efforts to make safer less polluting cars. 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: General Motors, pollution
A/V Geeks
by General Motors Corp
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Designed for classroom use in driver education. Made in co-operation with the National Education Association. A teen learns about frugal driving to save gas and wear and tear on his clutch, tires and transmission. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. Email us at footage@avgeeks.com if you have questions about the footage and are interested in using it in your project.
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: driving, mileage
A/V Geeks
by General Motors Corp
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Stresses the year-by-year changes in the automobile and the reasons behind the changes. Shows color reproductions of old and restored models of cars which were pioneers in the history of American automobile transportation. 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 ( 2 reviews )
Topics: automobile, design
A/V Geeks
by General Motors Corporation
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One of a set of audio-visual aids designed by General Motors for driver education classes. Teachers' manual is made in cooperation with National Education Assn. We digitized and uploaded this film from the A/V Geeks 16mm Archive. 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: driving
National Film Preservation Foundation
by Gentron Productions
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Anti-union film dramatizing a strike staged by the International Association of Machinists in Princeton, Indiana, in 1956–57. Note:  The film was based on a fictionalized pamphlet by Rev. Edward Greenfield, an anti-strike movement leader who worked as a propagandist for a right-to-work organization in California.  And Women Must Weep  was used to counter union organizing campaigns; in 1963, the National Labor Relations Board nullified a union representation election because the film was...
Topic: sponsored film
National Film Preservation Foundation
by George Backer Film
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Australian preview for a now-lost American film from 1917, preserved with the collaboration of the National Film and Sound Archive of Australia and the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.
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Topics: silent film, lost film
Ephemeral VHS
by George Bekes
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part 5 - Ancillary electrical services, part 6 - Special electrical practice for oil, gas, and chemical tankers, part 7 -Electrical survey requirements 
Topics: vhs, marine engineering, ships, electrical equipment
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by George Bekes
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Part 1- Ships Electrical Systems, Part 2 - Electrical Distribution, Part 3 - Alternators and Main Circuit Breakers, Part 4 - motors and starters. Step by step illustration and demonstrations for marine electrical systems.
Topics: vhs, marine electrical systems, testing, ship electrical systems, marine engineering, Robert...
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
National Film Preservation Foundation
by George C. Stoney
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Portrayal of African American midwives in rural Georgia, with a focus on the work of Mary Coley in Albany. The film traces the course of pregnancy through birth. Note:  Although designed principally for training certified midwives, the film was widely praised and screened for broader audiences. Selected for the National Film Registry.
Topic: sponsored film
Educational Films
by George Johnson
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This classic, wordless film from the "Look Again" series tells a story that appeals to all ages, and is used widely in environmental education courses around the country. A boy makes a decision about how to dispose of a green glob he has concocted. What will happen if he dumps it into a stream? Where does water come from and where does it go? This film illustrates the water cycle and raises many questions about environmental responsibility and the consequences of our decisions. Other...
Topics: Children's films, Look Again series, Water
Educational Films
by George Johnson
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In a young boy's dream-world anything can happen--even magic. What magic is there in the child's world of fantasy? What magic is there in everyday things such as electricity and magnetism? Intermediate students will want to discuss their own "magic tricks," while younger children can make hypotheses about why some events cannot really happen. Other titles in the  Look Again  series are: Between the Walls (LINK)  - One girl finds a clever way to remove a mouse. Connections (LINK)...
Topics: Children's films, Look Again series
Educational Films
by George Johnson
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What is it about the night that stirs the imagination towards enchantment and mystery? A girl views the city at night from her balcony, wondering about the sights and sounds of her familiar world after dark. Several viewings will allow students to look again and experience the magic of night from different perspectives. Film without words. Other titles in the Look Again series are: Between the Walls (LINK)   - One girl finds a clever way to remove a mouse. Connections (LINK) - Making...
Topic: look again series