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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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Educational Films
by Alvarado, Trini; Merlin, Joanna; Colon, Miriam; Highgate Pictures (Firm); Learning Corporation of America
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eye 367

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Title from data sheet
Topics: Vocational guidance, Choice (Psychology), Choice
Educational Films
by Anderson, Alan. drt; Morris, John. wam; Bagnall, Frank. pro; Wraxall, Gordon. sde; Duncan, Alistair. sde; Hughes, Robert. arr; Free, Colin, 1925-1996. wam; Douglas, Clive, 1903-1977. arr; Australia. Repatriation Department; Australia. Commonwealth Film Unit
movies

eye 582

favorite 6

comment 0

Producer, Frank Bagnall; director, Alan Anderson; script, Colin Free, John Morris; sound, Gordon Wraxall; music, Robert Hughes, Clive Douglas
Topics: World War (1914-1918), World War, 1914-1918, People with disabilities
Educational Films
by Anderson, Alan. drt; Morris, John. wam; Bagnall, Frank. pro; Wraxall, Gordon. sde; Duncan, Alistair. sde; Hughes, Robert. arr; Free, Colin, 1925-1996. wam; Douglas, Clive, 1903-1977. arr; Australia. Repatriation Department; Australia. Commonwealth Film Unit
movies

eye 557

favorite 5

comment 0

Producer, Frank Bagnall; director, Alan Anderson; script, Colin Free, John Morris; sound, Gordon Wraxall; music, Robert Hughes, Clive Douglas
Topics: World War (1914-1918), World War, 1914-1918, People with disabilities
Educational Films
by Atget, Eugène, 1857-1927; Harold Becker inc., New York
movies

eye 597

favorite 3

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Uses still photographs of Paris made by Eugène Atget at the turn of the century in presenting a visual tour of Paris of that period, set against the music of Erik Satie
Topic: Travel
Educational Films
by Bartholomew, George A. (George Adelbert), 1919-2006; Harper & Row, Publishers
movies

eye 193

favorite 2

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Examines the wide range of ecological conditions in the Galapagos archipelago and the patterns of speciation and adaption shown by Opuntia and Scalesia. Growth and patterns of reproduction are related to the major vertebrate herbivores. From the Galapagos: Laboratory for Evolution series. G.A. Bartholomew
Topics: Opuntia, Scalesia, Plant ecology
Educational Films
by Bayley, Nancy, 1899-1994; Hunt, Jane V; University of California, Berkeley. Institute of Human Development; Psychological Corporation
movies

eye 923

favorite 4

comment 0

VHS
Topics: Infants, Psychological tests for children, Motor ability in infants
Educational Films
by Beck, Lester F. (Lester Fred), 1909-; Hartley Productions
movies

eye 840

favorite 11

comment 0

With exhibitor's bulletin
Topic: Hypnotism
Educational Films
by Bennis, Warren G; Levin, Gilbert; Hobel, Michael; Hobel-Leiterman Productions; Document Associates
movies

eye 195

favorite 1

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Director, Michael Hobel; producers, Philip S. Hobel, Douglas Leiterman; consultants, Gilbert Levin, Warren Bennis
Topics: Organizational effectiveness, Teams in the workplace
Educational Films
by Bernstein, Sidney, 1899-; Hitchcock, Alfred, 1899-1980; Blake, Brian
movies

eye 5,059

favorite 53

comment 1

Director, 1945 edition, Sidney Bernstein; consultant, Alfred Hitchcock; director, 1985 edition, Brian Blake
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Holocaust, Jewish (1939-1945), World War (1939-1945), Jews, World War, 1939-1945, Concentration...
Educational Films
by Bird, Lance; Johnson, Tom; Robards, Jason; Hirson, Kate
movies

eye 7,705

favorite 53

comment 5

The World of Tomorrow Reel 2 Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 5 reviews )
Topics: New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.), New York World's Fair, Exhibitions, Documentary...
Educational Films
by Boleslavsky, Richard, 1889-1937; March, Fredric, 1897-1975; Laughton, Charles, 1899-1962; Hardwicke, Cedric, 1893-1964; Hugo, Victor, 1802-1885. Misérables; Twentieth Century-Fox Film Corporation; United Artists Corporation
movies

eye 4,900

favorite 19

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Les Miserables Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryAn excerpt from the 1935 feature film of the same title. Based on Victor Hugo's novel. Tells the story of a paroled convict, Jean Valjean, who dedicates his life to helping others. Describes his encounter with police inspector Javert, an encounter which reveals the difference between law and justice. Discusses the system of lighting in television and demonstrates some of the limitations...
Topics: Feature Films-Excerpts, French literature., Authors, French.
Educational Films
by Bower, Gordon H. nrt csl; Harcourt Brace Jovanovich; Vision Associates
movies

eye 271

favorite 4

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Consultant and narrator, Gordon H. Bower
Topics: Memory, Memory disorders, Human beings, Mémoire, Psychophysiologie
Educational Films
by Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012. I sing the body electric; Highgate Pictures (Firm); Learning Corporation of America
movies

eye 2,778

favorite 19

comment 0

Title from data sheet
Topics: Short films, Robots, Single-parent families
Educational Films
by Bradford, Ernle Dusgate Selby. Ulysses found; Homer. Odyssey; CBS News; Carousel Films
movies

eye 364

favorite 5

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Originally telecast on CBS-TV
Topics: Homer, Odyssey (Homer)
Educational Films
by Bradford, Ernle Dusgate Selby. Ulysses found; Homer. Odyssey; CBS News; Carousel Films
movies

eye 2,540

favorite 16

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The Search for Ulysses Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryBritish sailor and scholar Ernle Bradford explains his theory that Homer's Ulysses really lived and that his adventures took place on islands which still exist. A review of key events in the last stage of World War II--from early 1943 to the surrender of Japan in 1945. Uses footage from newsreels, Government films, and captured Axis films to illustrate the scope, the cost, and the...
Topics: Homer, Odyssey (Homer)
Educational Films
by Breitrose, Henry S; Silverman, Marvin; Gibbs, James Lowell; Holt, Reinhart, and Winston, inc; BFA Educational Media
movies

eye 568

favorite 6

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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 Bryan, Julian; Phelps, Roy; Beyea, Basil; Horst, Louis; International Film Foundation
movies

eye 504

favorite 5

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Pacific Island A children's odyssey about the journey of a hand-carved toy canoeman from Canada's northern forest downstream to the distant sea.
Topic: Manners and customs
Educational Films
by Camerint, Michael; McDonald, James; Hess, Ron; University of Wisconsin--Madison. South Asian Area Center; Worldview Productions Film
movies

eye 190

favorite 2

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In native dialects with subtitles and narration in English
Topics: Civil procedure, Justice, Administration of
Educational Films
by Carmichael, Robert; Lowe, Greg; Huntley, Timothy; Sports Imagery Inc; Pyramid Films, inc
movies

eye 714

favorite 7

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Title from data sheet
Topics: Bennett, Beth, Hill, Lynn, 1962-, Rock climbing, Women mountaineers, Mountaineers
Educational Films
by Chastain, Don; Hrabec, Hana; Morgenthal, Paige; University of California, Los Angeles. Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
movies

eye 149

favorite 4

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Don Chastain
Topic: Indians
Educational Films
by Chastain, Don; Hrabec, Hana; Morgenthal, Paige; University of California, Los Angeles. Center for Medieval and Renaissance Studies
movies

eye 127

favorite 2

comment 0

Don Chastain
Topics: Indians, Christianity, Discoveries in geography
Educational Films
by Courlander, Harold, 1908-1996; Herzog, George, 1901-1983; Learning Corporation of America
movies

eye 708

favorite 6

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A folktale by Harold Courlander and George Herzog from the Liberian rain forest which recounts the death and return to life of Ogalussa, the hunter
Topic: Folklore
Educational Films
by Curtin, Sharon R. Nobody ever died of old age; Henry Street Settlement (New York, N.Y.)
movies

eye 990

favorite 5

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Uses both serious and humorous character studies to show what it is like to grow old in the United States in the 1970s. Dramatizes the lives of a number of resourcefully independent senior citizens who are struggling to survive in a youth - oriented society. Demonstrates through extensive use of X-ray motion pictures some of the characteristics of speech sound articulation in normal speakers.
Topics: Nobody Ever Died of Old Age, Geriatrics (Medicine), Biology, Human biology, Medical specialty...
Educational Films
by Dubin, Charles; Harris, Julie; Luce, William. Belle of Amherst; KCET (Television station : Los Angeles, Calif.); Dome Productions; International Film Exchange
movies

eye 1,820

favorite 9

comment 0

Title from data sheet
Topics: Dickinson, Emily, 1830-1886, Poets, American
Educational Films
by E.C. Brown Trust Foundation; Henk Newenhouse, Inc
movies

eye 667

favorite 10

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Describes the mechanism whereby human characteristics are passed from generation to generation. Explains and illustrates the function of chromosomes, genes, and DNA in the heredity pattern Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Explains how characteristics such as color of hair or skin and types of body are inherited. Contains a reference to the number of chromosomes that is no ./ia metorrect.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Human genetics, Heredity, Human, Blood plasma, Chromosomes
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Fadiman, Clifton, 1904-1999; Yust, Larry; Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Dr. Heidegger's experiment; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
movies

eye 381

favorite 7

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Collaborator and commentary, Clifton Fadiman
Topics: American literature, Fantasy films
Educational Films
by Freed, Fred, 1920-1974; Giovannitti, Len; Huntley, Chet, 1911-1974; NBC Television Network; NBC News; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc
movies

eye 903

favorite 11

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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 Gardner, Robert, 1925-2014; Harvard University. Film Study Center; Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
movies

eye 1,070

favorite 11

comment 0

VHS
Topic: Bororo (African people)
Educational Films
by Graham, Martha; Kroll, Nathan; Hammid, Alexander; Taylor, Paul, 1930-; Ross, Bertram, 1920-; Rembrant Films
movies

eye 3,941

favorite 20

comment 0

Martha Graham, Betram Ross, Paul Taylor
Topic: Modern dance
Educational Films
by Green Mountain Post Films; Human Arts Association; First-Run Features (Firm)
movies

eye 201

favorite 1

comment 0

Title from data sheet
Topics: Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin, Dichlorophenoxyacetic acid, Trichlorophenoxyacetic acid, Agent Orange,...
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
movies

eye 604

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 Guthrie, Scott; Huckert, John
movies

eye 277

favorite 4

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An experimental film by Scott Guthrie and John Huckert about a young black woman who fantasizes about becoming a documentary filmmaker. The obstacles she encounters symbolize her oppression by a white, male-dominated world. Judge's Award, Penn State Student Film Festival, 1976
Topics: Motion pictures, Polish., Drama., Amnesia, Poland, Medical care, Feature films.
Educational Films
by H & H Enterprises; University of Kansas. Audiovisual Center
movies

eye 195

favorite 3

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Describes various activities of a retarded boy who is attempting to find an independent life in the community in order to illustrate problems associated with the normalization of developmentally disabled citizens and suggest local solutions
Topic: People with mental disabilities
A/V Geeks
by H J Heinz Co
movies

eye 593

favorite 3

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A history of the tomato. Begins with the discovery of the plant by Cortes when he conquered Montezuma. 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 ( 2 reviews )
Ephemeral VHS
by HSP Productions
movies

eye 681

favorite 3

comment 1

Gordon Parks is considered by many to be a seminal figure of the twentieth century.  Photographer, musician, writer and film director.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: vhs, Biographical
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
by Hack Swain Productions
movies

eye 398

favorite 5

comment 0

Title from data sheet
Topics: Statue of Liberty (New York, N.Y.), Statue of Liberty, New York
Educational Films
by Hadden, Arthur Archibald, 1888-1953; Genger, Victor K., joint author
movies

eye 422

favorite 5

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From Sociable Six to Noisy Nine Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film SummaryShows the typical behavior and sensible parental guidance of several children of six to nine years of age. Explores the nature and impact of schizophrenia through the examples of two adults who suffer from the disorder and from the comments offered by the mother of a young schizophrenic whose emotional torment drove him to suicide. Includes additional insights from a...
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Machine-shop practice, Metal-work
Educational Films
by Haesaerts, Paul, 1901-1974; Brandon Films, inc
movies

eye 487

favorite 9

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American adaptation, Thomas J. Brandon; narrator, William Watson; music, André Souris
Topics: Renoir, Auguste, 1841-1919, Seurat, Georges, 1859-1891, Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973, Painting
Educational Films
by Hagquist, Wilhelm
movies

eye 188

favorite 2

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"Rättelser", inserted at end
Topics: Art, Chinese., Dance., China., Folk dancing.
Educational Films
by Haigh, Kenneth, 1929-; Films for the Humanities (Firm)
movies

eye 189

favorite 3

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An intimate look at the internationally popular Russian poet Yevgeny Yevtushenko, viewing his philosophy of the universality of human love and creativity, his home life, and his encounters with audiences abroad. The poet reads from his works in Russian as narrator Kenneth Haigh translates in English
Topics: Yevtushenko, Yevgeny Aleksandrovich, 1933-, Poets, Russian
A/V Geeks
by Hal Kopel; Rose H Alschuler; Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc.
movies

eye 2,101

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Mickey Taylor thinks politeness is all that grownups think about. His lack of courtesy (and his youth) doesn’t keep him from being elected President of the United States. Will a near riot in the Oval Office convince him to reconsider his policy on good manners? To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
Educational Films
by Halas and Batchelor Cartoon Films
movies

eye 2,526

favorite 13

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SUMMARY: An animated story of the night before Christmas when a red-faced Santa drives his reindeer through the sky, comes down the chimney and eats the meal left for him while the toys come alive and act out a melodramatic villain-heroine-hero adventure
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: Santa Claus, Christmas stories, Animated films, Films for preschoolers, Fiction
Educational Films
by Haley, Alex. Roots; Wolper Productions
movies

eye 5,454

favorite 5

comment 0

This is the ABC-TV production based on the book of the same title by Alex Haley
Topics: American Civil War (1861-1865), Slavery
Ephemeral VHS
by Halibutt Productions
movies

eye 475

favorite 1

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"A health education video from the Seafood Consumption Information Project at Save San Francisco Bay Association."-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, seafood, San Francisco Bay, fishing, cooking, contamination
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
by Halleck, DeeDee; Icarus Films
movies

eye 249

favorite 3

comment 0

Directed by DeeDee Halleck
Topics: Pentecostal churches, Pentecostalism, Pentecostals
Ephemeral VHS
by Hallelujah Acres Inc.
movies

eye 140

favorite 1

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"How to use your Juice Extractor. Techniques, Tips, and information to help you get the most from your juice extractor" 
Topics: vhs, Nutrition, Health, The Bible
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
by Hallet, Jean-Pierre, 1927-2004; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
movies

eye 937

favorite 2

comment 0

With teacher's guide
Topic: Pygmies
Educational Films
by Hamburg, Harry
movies

eye 511

favorite 8

comment 0

A humorous, nostalgic demonstration by a German immigrant couple of how to make chicken soup, kosher style Director, Kenny Schneider Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Soups, Cooking (Chicken), Jewish cooking
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
A/V Geeks
by Hamilton Beach
movies

eye 779

favorite 4

comment 1

great footage of a chef using the electric knife. 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 Hamilton, Guy, 1922-2016; Douglas, Kirk, 1916-; Olivier, Laurence, 1907-1989; Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950. Devil's disciple; Indiana University, Bloomington
movies

eye 774

favorite 8

comment 0

Directed by Guy Hamilton
Topic: Feature films
A/V Geeks
by Hammond Organ
movies

eye 306

favorite 1

comment 1

promotional film to sell organs to churches. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: organ
A/V Geeks
by Hammond Organs
movies

eye 232

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Promotional film for Hammond Organs for the home. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: organs
Educational Films
by Hampshire Communications Corporation; Appleton-Century-Crofts Film Library
movies

eye 176

favorite 2

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Applies basic behavioral procedures in a student-developed program for teaching arithmetic to retarded children. Demonstrates procedures in teaching of the concepts of more and less, order, equality, and addition which can be adapted to improve the effectiveness of teaching any subject
Topics: Arithmetic, Children with mental disabilities
Educational Films
by Hancock, David, direction; Ericstam, Björn, production, direction
movies

eye 66

favorite 0

comment 0

"Toward the end of 1974, six American auto workers spent a month working in an engine assembly plant in Sweden in an effort to gauge their reactions to an experimental program designed to improve the quality of working life. One section of the Saab-Scania plant to which they were assigned has abandoned the traditional assembly-line approach to auto making in favor of group assembly. In this process, teams of three workers assemble engines according to a schedule the group sets for itself,...
Educational Films
by Hancock, John, 1939-
movies

eye 821

favorite 4

comment 0

Shows a group of Madison Avenue touch football buffs who are beaten by a teenaged boy and begin to feel their age
Topic: Football
Educational Films
by Handel Film Corporation
movies

eye 349

favorite 5

comment 0

With study guides
Topic: Archaeology
Educational Films
by Handel Film Corporation
movies

eye 126

favorite 0

comment 0

Producer, director, and writer, Leo A. Handel
Topics: Fire extinguishers, Fire detectors
A/V Geeks
by Handel Film Corporation
movies

eye 3,292

favorite 63

comment 2

Stresses the importance of cleanliness, good diet, and exercise as prerequisites for a healthy body and a beautiful face. Explains how to apply basic facial makeup, including foundation, blush powder, and eye makeup. 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 ( 2 reviews )
Educational Films
by Handel Film Corporation
movies

eye 274

favorite 4

comment 0

Subjective camera techniques at historic sites trace the life of Benjamin Franklin, scientist, statesman, scholar, and sage. From the Americana series
Topic: Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790
National Film Preservation Foundation
by Hans Burger
movies

eye 362

favorite 5

comment 0

Portrait of a forward-looking public library in New Jersey. The film illustrates the unique place of libraries in American communities. Note:  Inspired by head librarian Margery C. Quigley and William Elder Marcus’s book  Portrait of a Library  (New York: Appleton-Century, 1936).
Topic: sponsored film
Educational Films
by Hanson, John; Nilsson, Rob; Cine Manifest Films
movies

eye 234

favorite 2

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Directed by John Hanson and Rob Nilsson
Topics: National Nonpartisan League, Politics and government
Educational Films
by Haramis, Peter; University of California (System). Extension Media Center
movies

eye 258

favorite 4

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Co-writer and research consultant, Katerina Kakouri; narrator, David Grozier Documents the Kalogeros, a community fertility rite surviving from the days of ancient Greece, symbolizing the triumph of life and fertility over death Summary Demonstrates Kalogeros, a community fertility rite led by the chief initiate.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Kalogeros, Fertility
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Harcourt, Alfred, 1881-1954
movies

eye 303

favorite 8

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"Privately printed by Alfred and Ellen Harcourt, and copies are not for sale"--P. [5]
Topics: Harcourt, Alfred, 1881-1954, Harcourt, Brace, and Company
Educational Films
by Hardin, Garrett, 1915-2003; Biological Sciences Curriculum Study; Holt, Rinehart, and Winston, inc
movies

eye 280

favorite 1

comment 0

With guide
Topic: Ecology
Educational Films
by Hardy Jones Productions
movies

eye 245

favorite 4

comment 0

Title from data sheet
Topics: Fisheries, Dolphins
Ephemeral VHS
by Hardy Jones/Julia Whitty Productions
movies

eye 425

favorite 3

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"Spotted Dolphin - Born into a world of crystal clear water, the spotted dolphin is welcomed by excited relatives...Sea Otter - The baby sea otter is born in the translucent green canopy of the towering kelp forest..."
Topics: vhs, spotted dolphin, sea otter, marine life, survival, Atlantic hammerhead, sea mammal, otter pup,...
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
National Film Preservation Foundation
movies

eye 283

favorite 5

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Documentary about the Hampton Institute’s philosophy of integrated work and study. The film illustrates the opportunities for African American students in the trades, agriculture, home economics, the arts, education, and business and also shows young men and women in civilian and military training programs. Note:  The documentary premiered at the home of President Franklin D. Roosevelt in Hyde Park. The Amateur Cinema League listed the film as one of the 10 best 16mm pictures of 1941....
Topic: sponsored film
National Film Preservation Foundation
by Harmon Foundation
movies

eye 764

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Review of the artistic achievements of African Americans. Among the artists profiled are Aaron Douglas, Richmond Barthe, James Allen, and Georgette Seabrook. Also spotlighted is an exhibition of African American art at the Whitney Museum of American Art. Note:  NARA also holds outtakes. 
Topic: sponsored film
National Film Preservation Foundation
by Harmon Foundation
movies

eye 764

favorite 24

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Educational film surveying the instruction of the fine and performing arts at leading African American institutions, including Calhoun, Dillard, Fisk, Hampton, and Howard. The film argues that exposure to theater, music, dance, and the fine arts produces well-rounded students and enriches their lives. Note:   Art in the Negro Schools  was part of the sponsor’s Negro Education for American Living series. The foundation provided funds for parks, established the Religious Film Association,...
Topic: sponsored film
A/V Geeks
by Harold Becker
movies

eye 2,599

favorite 19

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Views blind folk singer Gary Davis and the world in which he lived. Shows the interior of his room and the streets of Harlem as a background for the sound track and his final song 'DEATH DON'T HAVE NO MERCY.'. 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.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 4 reviews )
A/V Geeks
by Harold Becker Productions
movies

eye 555

favorite 6

comment 1

Bruce Gordon, a 22-year-old organizer for the Student Non-violent Coordinating Committee, is interviewed in Selma, Alabama, during the height of a drive to register Negro voters. 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.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
National Film Preservation Foundation
by Harold Mayer Productions
movies

eye 1,311

favorite 7

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Documentary celebrating the 50th anniversary of the Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America by outlining the improvements the union has won for clothing workers over its five decades.  The Inheritance  draws from archival and modern live-action footage and features songs contributed by popular artists. Note:  The film premiered theatrically in New York City and was shown widely to unions and community organizations. It was also distributed in 40- and 16-minute versions.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topic: sponsored film
Educational Films
by Harold S Diehl; Audio Productions.; McGraw-Hill Book Company.
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Endocrine Glands: How They Affect You Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Uses animation to show the location of endocrine glands in the human body and to explain how hormones which are secreted by these glands affect growth, metabolism, sexual development, and behavior. Discusses the use of animal hormones in the treatment of human diseases.
Topics: Endocrinology, Hormones
Educational Films
by Harper & Row, Publishers
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eye 639

favorite 9

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Presents interviews with children and adults to show a large variety of language disorders, describing the nature of each disorder. Designed for courses in speech pathology, speech therapy, and speech correction Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Identifies the visual and aural symptoms associated with language disorders of children and adults.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Language disorders, Speech therapy, Series: Identifying Speech...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation
Educational Films
by Harper & Row, Publishers
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favorite 25

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Examines behavior and cognitive patterns which are characteristic of the first eighteen months of life, including object permanence, stranger and separation anxiety, reaction to discrepancy, and maturing coordinations. Discusses individual differences in infant temperament Jerome Kagan and Howard Gardner Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Examines behavior and cognitive patterns which are characteristic of the first eighteen months of...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Infant psychology, Child Development, Child Psychology, Infant,...
Source: Lasergraphics ScanStation