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Ephemeral Films

Ephemeral films are non-fiction films usually made for educational, industrial, or promotional purposes. The two classic ephemeral film collections found on the Archive are the Prelinger Archives and AV Geeks.



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Ephemeral VHS
by Blockbuster
movies

eye 7,157

favorite 55

comment 2

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

eye 194

favorite 0

comment 0

"Introducing Spanish-speaking parents to the Homeside Activities Program.  Building on family strengths through conversations and activities in the home language."-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, spanish, conversation, activities, language, home
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Discovery Channel School
movies

eye 3,844

favorite 7

comment 0

"...Meet a photographer whose passion for the Great Wall has driven him to uncover thousands of forgotten miles of the barrier built by China's dynasties."
Topics: vhs, Great Wall of China, Chinese history, European history
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Dr. Baskaran Pillai
movies

eye 402

favorite 1

comment 0

Lecture from Dr. Baskaran Pillai
Topics: vhs, spirituality
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Gravity Post Production
movies

eye 330

favorite 5

comment 0

"1. Dhamma Kaya Cetiya pagoda (13 min) 2. The Project to revive Buddhism in a developing Thai society (22 min) 3. World Peace through meditation (9 min)"-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, meditation, buddhism, pagoda
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Gucci
movies

eye 490

favorite 4

comment 0

Reviews the Gucci Collection for Autumn and Winter 2000/01.
Topics: vhs, Fashion, Haute Couture
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Hallelujah Acres Inc.
movies

eye 141

favorite 1

comment 0

"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
Ephemeral VHS
by House of Dior
movies

eye 924

favorite 5

comment 0

Christian Dior Fashion show  for Summer 2000.   Paris, France.  
Topics: vhs, French Fashion
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Jean Paul Gaultier
movies

eye 514

favorite 4

comment 1

Jean Paul Gaultier's Summer 2000 fashion show in Paris.
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: vhs, French Fashion
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Julia Johnson-White
movies

eye 419

favorite 1

comment 0

"A six-part videotape featuring excerpts from conferences and interviews with African experts, world leaders, and U.S. Secretaries of State and Defense, as well as brief documentaries" -- description from box.
Topics: vhs, Africa
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Lisa Campbell Ernst
movies

eye 1,541

favorite 4

comment 0

"Thirty years after Goldilocks first met the three bears, she returns to fix up their cottage and soothe her guilty conscience."
Topics: vhs, Lisa Campbell Ernst, juvenile fiction
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Living Arts
movies

eye 1,443

favorite 6

comment 0

"Based on the principles of yoga and Pilates, this unique Beginner's Workout introduces you to basic stretching and resistence movements that can help you improve strength, coordination, balance and flexbility."-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, fitness
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
The Dope Tapes
by Michael Aldrich
movies

eye 142

favorite 0

comment 0

MED MJ 2000 (Jan-May 2000). Board of Supervisors 1-24-2000 hears Mark Leno’s resolutiojn to have SF Dept. Public Health (SFDPH) adopt a card i.d. system for medical marijuana patients and caregivers (first in CA). Jeff Jones, Ken Hayes, Daniel Gomez, Mike Aldrich, Wayne Justmann testify. Leno’s friend’s story of being locked up 8 hours. Confidentiality of marijuana use and medical condition – no files kept on individuals, and card voluntary, not mandatory. Tom Ammiano speaks against it!...
Topics: vhs, Drugs, San Francisco, Oakland, Berkeley
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Mind Your Manners, Inc.
movies

eye 2,091

favorite 13

comment 0

"As Seen on TV. Good Table Manners! Telephone Etiquette! Plus: Thank You Notes Making Introductions Respect for Property & More Everyday Etiquette!" "Ages 4-11"-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, manners, etiquette, children
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by National Service Learning Partnership
movies

eye 250

favorite 0

comment 0

"Meeting a community need through service learning. Funded by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation."-- description from box. (Date estimated)
Topics: vhs, service learning, Miami, OK
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Terry Jackson; Jim Hurlbut; Devielle Johnson
movies

eye 418

favorite 0

comment 0

"A three part series on citizenship"-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, citizenship, constitution
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by The Learning Company
movies

eye 13,331

favorite 10

comment 0

"Join Reader Rabbit and his pals at the all-you-can-eat diner where the musical specials of the day are featured on an amazing jukebox!" -- description from box.
Topics: vhs, children's education
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Tom Guleff; Gregory Greg
movies

eye 338

favorite 2

comment 0

"Watch as Fred P. Trophyman comes to life and helps Joey learn about Soccer. Then let Grant and Clark show you the Basics with Great Drills to help you get better too!"-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, soccer, training
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Video Professor, Inc.
movies

eye 467

favorite 3

comment 0

Instructional video on how to use Access 2000 for Windows 95. -- description from box.
Topics: vhs, access 2000, windows 95, software
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Welcome Addition Club
movies

eye 1,069

favorite 4

comment 0

"Parenting is a journey that begins before you meet your baby face-to-face.  Birth and the days and weeks that follow are wonderful, exciting, and challenging.   They also require time, patience, support and information.   This program will help you through your first few days at home with your new baby."
Topics: vhs, Similac, Welcome Addition Club
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
by Weston Woods
movies

eye 1,049

favorite 5

comment 0

Texto e ilustraciones de BARBARA COONEY. Traducci ó n de Phoebe Ann Porter.
Topics: vhs, picture books
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 738

favorite 4

comment 0

"A powerful award winning documentary on the contributions of African Americans in World War II"-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, african american history, world war II
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 566

favorite 6

comment 1

"Easy daily exercises to be performed on your bed that will return you to a normal life. Exercise program of 10 minutes a day will change your life" -- description from box.
favoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: vhs, fitness, back pain
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 4,085

favorite 4

comment 0

"Circuit 3-4 includes a new sectional progression circuit to accelerate body toning/shaping" -- description from box.
Topics: vhs, fitness
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 629

favorite 2

comment 0

State of California-produced infant-care video for Spanish-speaking new mothers.
Topics: vhs, infant care
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 466

favorite 0

comment 0

State of California-produced infant care video for Spanish-speaking new mothers.
Topics: vhs, infant care
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 1,891

favorite 10

comment 1

favorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: VHS, Sex Has A Price Tag 2000
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 417

favorite 2

comment 0

Topics: VHS, Be a Hula Girl
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 184

favorite 4

comment 0

Topics: VHS, Nintendo64 Majoras Mask - Banjo Toole Preview
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 2,712

favorite 5

comment 0

Jim Lehrer interviews Jimmy Carter, Gerald Ford, Bob Dole, Ronald Reagan, John Anderson, Walter Mondale, Geraldine Ferraro, George Bush, Bill Clinton, and James Stockdale on the role of televised debates in American presidential elections.
Topics: vhs, presidential debates, united states history
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
movies

eye 684

favorite 5

comment 1

Title on label: The Great Barrier Reef
( 1 reviews )
Topics: Coral reef ecology, Natural history
Ephemeral VHS
movies

eye 268

favorite 2

comment 0

"The whole family will enjoy this whimsical, warm-and-fuzzy look at Hua Mei, the first surviving giant panda cub born in the United States, as she grows up at the world famous San Diego Zoo"-- description from box.
Topics: vhs, pandas, zoos
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX