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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 ACI Productions
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With teacher's guide Illustrates the unique characteristics of watercolor as a painting medium and the many ways in which it may be used from simple pan colors to a wide palette of tube colors. Emphasizes the importance of personal vision in the development of an individual style Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Presents the wide rang. of technical and expressive possibilities inherent in watercolor painting. Shows the use of the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Watercolor painting, Paintings, Children's art activities, French...
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Educational Films
by ACI Productions
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With teacher's guide Presents a variety of methods for making puppets, beginning with simple stick puppets and progressing to more technically involved processes including the use of sawdust and glue, shaped cloth, and papier-mâché. Indicates the wide range of materials which may be imaginatively used in fashioning puppet heads and costumes, and emphasizes the importance of individual inventiveness Summary Presents./iaanese puppeteers who demonstrate how puppet dolls are manipulated.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Puppets, Toys and puppets, Japan, Puppets and puppet plays
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Educational Films
by ACI Productions
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With teacher's guide Demonstrates the very wide expressive range which may be achieved with this simple and easily available material. Presents the basic processes involved in fashioning three-dimensional forms, from making the core to finishing and painting the surface Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Papier-mâché
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Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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John Hurrell Crook, British anthropologist, studies the social organization of Gelada baboons in their natural state in the mountains of Ethiopia. Shows the Gelada baboons, which have a red heart-shaped patch on their chests, playing, eating, grooming, mating, and avoiding conflict. Solves the mystery of broken bones by tracing them to the lammergeirer, a large bird of prey
Topics: Gelada baboon, Baboons
Educational Films
by American Broadcasting Company; International Film Bureau
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Technical assistance, Nicholas Wyeth, Al Schwartz, Hal Wallace
Topic: Wyeth, Andrew, 1917-2009
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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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...
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Meteorology, Geophysics, Weather and climate Meteorology, Weather and...
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Educational Films
by Araneda Dörr, Hugo
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Topic: Economics
A/V Geeks
by Army Pictorial Center
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Follows preparatory training for soldiers just arriving to Vietnam. they learn about booby traps and how to deal with the climate. 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
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Educational Films
by BFA Educational Media
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Explains that the basic strategy for beginners is to keep the ball in play. Shows that placing the ball where opponent least expects it is good strategy. Includes basic stroke fundamentals, correct positions, changing direction of shots, way to take advantage of opponent's weaknesses, and ways to regain position Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Tennis
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Educational Films
by Bader, Alfred, M.D; Université de Lausanne. Center for the Study of Plastic Expression; Columbia University. Press. Center for Mass Communication
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Live
Topics: Art, Schizophrenia
Educational Films
by Bailey Films (Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.)
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Second edition
Topics: Glaciology, Glaciers
Educational Films
by Barron, Arthur; Kuralt, Charles, 1934-1997
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Examines the reactions of people in Webster Groves to the TV documentary special, 16 In Webster Groves
Topics: Attitude (Psychology), Youth
Educational Films
by Basehart, Richard, 1914-1984; Kennedy, John F., 1942- Nation of immigrants; Films Incorporated
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Narrated by Richard Basehart
Topics: Ellis Island Immigration Station (N.Y. and N.J.), Emigration and immigration
Educational Films
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Continues an interview with Dr. Eric Berne on transactional analysis during which he explains his use of the terms game, script and the others. Presents a group session during which Dr. Berne explains a psychological problem
Topics: Social interaction, Group psychotherapy
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 British Broadcasting Corporation; Time-Life Films
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Producers, John Freeman, Hugh Burnett
Topics: Jung, C. G. (Carl Gustav), 1875-1961, Psychoanalysis
Educational Films
by British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; Time-Life Films
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A study of American folk art produced by itinerant American painters in the late 18th and early 19th centuries. Shows the simple, primitive, and naively charming style of these painters, and points out the influence of this style on artists in the 20th century Summary Surveys primitive art in the United States from 1775 to 1875, emphasizing objects in the Smithsonian collections and the art of the Edgar William and Bernice Chrysler Garbisch collection. Includes samples of carved eagles,...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Primitivism in art, Painting, American, Painting, Colonial, United...
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Educational Films
by Brown University
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Examines the mechanisms and processes of infant development through controlled laboratory experiments at the sensory assessment and conditioning laboratory, Providence lying - in hospital. Describes infant responses to selected stimuli, and discusses changes which occur when rewards are associated with particular stimuli. The story of Valjean, the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean.
Topic: Infants
Educational Films
by Bryan, Julien Hequembourg; International Film Foundation
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Director and photographer, Hermann Schlenker
Topics: Bozo (African people), House construction
Educational Films
by Bryan, Julien Hequembourg. [from old catalog]; International Film Foundation, inc., New York. [from old catalog]
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African village life, no. 5
Topics: Fula (African people), Cattle trade
Educational Films
by Bryan, Julien Hequembourg. [from old catalog]; International Film Foundation, inc., New York. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Bozo (African people)
Educational Films
by CBS
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The Futurists (1967) Discusses the physical, social, and economic forces which have contributed to world civilization.
Topic: Civilization
Educational Films
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Robert Ryan, narrator
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, World War (1914-1918), World War, 1914-1918, Economic history,...
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Educational Films
by CBS Television Network; CRM Films
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National Health Test: 2 - Reproduction and Birth Presents questions and answers about the role of exercise in physical fitness, balanced diets, dental health, poison and first-aid treatment.
Topics: Sex, Sex (Biology), Health education
Educational Films
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Performances by the Dave Clark Five and the Supremes illustrate commercial pop
Topics: Popular music, Jazz
Educational Films
by CRM Films
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Commentary by Duke Ellington Traces lesser streams of American music such as the hoedown, square dance, and hillbilly song. Tex Ritter at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry discusses country music. A close relation, folk music, is discussed and performed by Peter, Paul, and Mary Summary Traces the development of popular music or jazz in American history and life. Presents pictures and reproduced music that show the African and European roots in New Orleans jazz and gospel./ia metadata...
Topics: 16mm Film, Series: American music, from folk to jazz and pop., Educational Film, Popular music,...
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Educational Films
by Children's Film Foundation (Great Britain); Sterling Educational Films, inc
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Also issued in b&w
Educational Films
by Chronicle Productions (N.Y.); Sterling Educational Films, inc
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Presents a story about two men who sit to play a friendly game of chess that ends up not so very friendly
Topic: Race relations
Educational Films
by Creative Film Society
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A student-produced film which spoofs commercial motorcycle movies
Topics: Animated films, Short films
Educational Films
by Dimension Films; Churchill Films
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Portrays the images and sensations evoked by a group of piglets sleeping, eating, and exploring a barnyard Kindergarten through Intermediate/Elementary
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Swine
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A/V Geeks
by Douglas Film Industries; Amer Dairy Assn
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Encourages teen-age girls to participate in total fitness programs and to take an active part in sports. Includes scenes from the lives of teen-age girls highlighting some of their problems and giving solutions. 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
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Educational Films
by Doyle, Arthur Conan, 1859-1930. Lost world; Spectra Pictures; Sterling Educational Films, inc
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With study guide
Topic: Trick cinematography
Educational Films
by Eastman Kodak Company
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An abstract film in which vivid colors in many shapes are melted together to the accompaniment of fast-paced music
Topic: Skinner, John, 1949 or 1950-
Educational Films
by Education Development Center
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The ten short computer-animated segments in this program are designed to assist the comprehension of quantum phenomena by illustrating the time development of wave packets in various one-dimensional environments. All of the phenomena are described by the time-dependent Schrodinger equation
Topic: Quantum theory
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 Educational Services, Inc; Universal Education and Visual Arts
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Positron - Electron Annihilation An analysis of the social, political and economic conditions which led to a split between the North and the South. The narration is supported with a music score of folksongs dramatizing the events as they are analyzed.
Topics: Electrons, Force and energy, Positron annihilation, Electrons, Force and energy, Positron...
Educational Films
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
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Second edition Collaborator, F.A. Urquhart Traces the life cycle of the monarch butterfly from egg, through larva and chrysalis to imago. Show in detail its form and coloring and describes its migration pattern
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Topic: Monarch butterfly
Educational Films
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
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Producer, John Barnes; director, Robert Q. Lovett Recounts the case of Feiner vs. the people of New York to examine the meaning of the basic rights of freedom as defined in the Bill of rights. Points out that the Feiner case raises fundamental questions concerning the persistent issues of freedom versus security, liberty versus law, rights versus responsibility, and liberty versus license
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Freedom of speech
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Educational Films
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
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Meaning in Modern Painting, Part I (1967) Tells the story of the 369th infantry regiment in World War I. Explains that it was composed of Blacks, who brought American jazz to Paris and Europe.
Topics: Art, Abstract, Painting, Modern, Modernism (Art)
Educational Films
by Flaum-Grinbert
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Analyzes the resurgence of interest in Humphrey Bogart, ten years after his death with clips from his feature films, rare tapes, stills, and newsreel material with observations by some who knew him
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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.
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Topics: automobile, design
Educational Films
by Hearst Metrotone News, Inc
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With study guide Traces the roots of unrest that led to conflict between Israel and Egypt in the short war of June 1967 Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Traces the r.ots of unrest that burst into conflict between Israel and Egypt in the lightning war of 1967.
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Israel-Arab War (1967), Israel-Arab War, 1967, War, Twentieth century...
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Educational Films
by Hunt, Joseph McVicker, 1906-1991; University of Illinois Film Center
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Demonstrates the scale for the construction of operational causality. This scale is concerned with one branch of what Piaget has called the "construction of reality." The categories of reality include causality, space, and time. Shows infants ranging in age from twelve weeks to twenty-three months. J. McV. Hunt
Topics: Causation, Infants
Educational Films
by Hunt, Joseph McVicker, 1906-1991; Užgiris, Ina Č; University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Motion Picture Service
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Presents a demonstration of the scale for the construction of object relations in space. Shows evidences of perceiving and of anticipating the loci of concrete things with 12 infants ranging from 3 months to 23 months
Topics: Space perception, Infants
Educational Films
by Hunt, Joseph McVicker, 1906-1991; Užgiris, Ina Č; University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign campus). Motion Picture Service
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Presents a demonstration of the scale for the construction of schemes which is composed of behavioral items utilized by infants in their interactions with objects. Shows children ranging in age from 2 months to 23 months
Topic: Infants
Educational Films
by Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906. Et dukkehjem
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PART I MAY BE VIEWED HERE (LINK) Probes the roots of aggression in human behavior, determines the difference between constructive and destructive aggression, and examines various outlets for aggression.
Topic: Ibsen, Henrik, 1828-1906
Educational Films
by Institute for International Order. World Law Fund; McGraw-Hill Book Company
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Previously issued under the title The hat
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Peace, Disarmament, International organization
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Educational Films
by International Film Bureau
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Surveys the history of Germany's political systems from Charlemagne to modern times. Looks at the regional differences that were the inheritance of the independent states of the 18th century. Considers the 19th-century wars of unification, World War I, and Nazism
Topics: Europe- History, 20th century., Germany.
Educational Films
by International Film Bureau; National Film Board of Canada
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English version of the French film entitled Notes sur un triangle
Topic: Triangle
Educational Films
by Ladip.o, Duro. Oba Koso; Ladip.o, Duro. King did not hang; Duro Ladip.o National Theatre
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Produced in collaboration with the Federal Film Unit of Lagos, Nigeria
Topics: Ladip.o, Duro, Dramatists, Nigerian, Theater, Folk songs, Yoruba, Yoruba (African people), Folk...
Educational Films
by Lucey, Eric. pht; University of Edinburgh. Department of Animal Genetics. Research Film unit
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Director, Eric Lucey
Topics: Sedimentary rocks, Sedimentary structures, Geology, Paleopedology, Paleontology
Educational Films
by Magnum Films; Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation
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Intended audience:Junior high school through adult Contrasts pre-1949, agrarian China with the industrially oriented regime of the 1960's. Surveys problems of an underdeveloped, untrained, and expanding population. Examines the concern with how increasing power is to be used
Topics: China., Asia., Industries and Processes.
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Educational Films
by Mathematical Association of America; Modern Learning Aids, New York
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Mathematician, Morris Schreiber
Topics: Calculus., Mathematics.
Educational Films
by McGraw-Hill Book Co.
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End of the Trail: American Plains Indian reels 1 and 2 Descibes the American westward movement and its tragic impact upon the American Indian. Discusses the imprint of the West upon the American mind and the American legend. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Tells the story of the American Plains Indians. Narrated by Walter Brennan.
Topics: Educational Film, Indians of North America, United States of America (USA), History, U S Federal...
Educational Films
by McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980. Medium is the massage; National Broadcasting Company; McGraw-Hill Book Company
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Issued in two parts
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Topic: McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980
Educational Films
by Michigan State University. Instructional Media Center
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Director and cameraman, G. William Hughes
Topic: Superconductivity
Educational Films
by Music Therapy Center
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A Song for Michael A story about the intense affection that develops between a little boy who lives in a remote village and a baby elephant which has strayed from its parents, telling how the boy cares for the elephant until it is sold to an animal trader and then makes a long and arduous journey to set the animal free. Setting: the jungle of Cambodia, near the ruins of Angkor-Vat.
Topic: Music therapy
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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Explains how the moon was surveyed by machines before man landed there. Reviews segments of the manned expeditions to the moon as well as the scientific results of those missions. To license this film and get a higher quality version for broadcast/film purposes, contact A/V Geeks LLC .
Topic: NASA, Apollo
A/V Geeks
by NASA
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The history of aviation; covers the years 1917-1967 and the Langley Research Center. 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
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Educational Films
by National Broadcasting Company; Graphic Curriculum, inc., New York
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Traces the rise of the primates. Examines the anatomical changes, the beginnings of sociality and speech, the more complex brain, the semi - erect posture and other human - like characteristics. Describes the early crystal set, and the invention of the valve and its development up to recent times. Explains how the germanium diode and the transistor function, and includes details concerning the crystal lattice, "p" and "n" type germanium, and hole conduction. Discusses some...
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Topic: Primates
Educational Films
by National Broadcasting Company; Graphic Curriculum, inc., New York
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Produced in cooperation with the National Education Association, the National Science Teachers Association, the American Library Association, and the American Institute of Biological Sciences
Topic: Biological rhythms
Educational Films
by National Commission on Safety Education
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Topic: School safety patrols
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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USA Dance: New York City Ballet (1965) An assault on the alienation of modern industrial life, this film takes the viewer on a chilling tour of a paper factory. Set to dissonant music and accompanied by poetic and often abstract narration whose scope extends beyond problems of the factory to suggest the insanity of modern existence in general.--Peter De Domenico, 6/94.
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Topics: New York City Ballet, Ballet
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Produced by NET Looks at the rehabilitation of persons afflicted with total or partial loss of speech under a new program at the University of Chicago. Explains the language modalities test, and instrument designed to diagnose the level of speech loss in aphasics, developed by Dr. Wepman, professor of psychology and surgery at the University of Chicago. From the Spectrum series Summary Pictures stroke victims and others afflicted with aphasia, the total or partial loss of speech. Explains the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Aphasia, Speech therapy, Neurological disorders, Physical...
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Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; Indiana University, Bloomington
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Artists : Jack Tworkov Shows artist Jim Dine at work and at home; includes footage of Dine discussing his life, his artistic development, and "what is called ugly" in his work. Examines a number of Dine's works from different periods, including his tie paintings, tool paintings, palettes, collages, and "happenings"; considers Dine's concern with objects in his work.
Topic: Tworkov, Jack
Educational Films
by National Educational Television and Radio Center; New York Pro Musica
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Presents the music of the Renaissance Band focusing on individual instruments. Includes selections from the works of Michael Praetorius, Heinrich Isaac and Orlando Di Lasso. Discusses the decline of Western Europe's power and influence throughout the world since World War I. Depicts the change in Western Europe's status in international politics and shows the effect which this decline has had on current problems of foreign relations. Host is C. Dale Fuller.
Topic: Music
Educational Films
by National Film Board of Canada
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Producer, Cecily Burwash; director and photographer, Denis Miller; editor, Kathleen Burwash
Topic: Summerhill School
Educational Films
by National Film Board of Canada
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French version released under the title Jouets
Topics: Child study, Military miniatures, Toys
Educational Films
by National Film Board of Canada
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Producer, Nicholas Balla; writer and director, George Kaczender; music, Robert Fleming; photographer, Robert Nichol; editors, George Kaczender, Donald Rennick
Topic: Children
Educational Films
by National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Dr Leakey and the Dawn of Man (1966) Uses actual photographs and movies to depict events in the life of Dwight D. Eisenhower, following his military career from his days at West Point until he became a five-star general, and describing his political career as President of the United States.
Topics: Leakey, L. S. B. (Louis Seymour Bazett), 1903-1972, Human evolution, Human beings
Educational Films
by National Geographic Society (U.S.)
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Dr, Leakey and his wife toiled for years to prove the theory that mankind first lived in Africa. He finally found remains of a man many thousand of years older than any previously found
Topics: Leakey, L. S. B. (Louis Seymour Bazett), 1903-1972, Human evolution, Human beings
A/V Geeks
by Office of Civil Defense.
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About emergency operations centers, RADEF (Radiation Defense) operations 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: civil defense
Ephemeral VHS
by Peace Corps
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"'Destination:Paraguay' takes viewers to one of two landlocked countries in South America to observe the lives of Gildo and Felix in their rural environment, and Elsa and Laura in their urban environment....viewers gain insights into rural and urban life in Paraguay and Peace Corps activities there."
Topics: vhs, Paraguay, Peace Corps, Espinillar, Gildo Esquivel, Sally Duffy, Ybycui, Elsa Albina de...
Source: VHS Panasonic AG-1980>Panasonic DMR-E30>CDR via OSX
Educational Films
by Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
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Shows how to use the technique of contour drawing to develop powers of observation. Contour drawing aids in seeing unusual details and also in developing hand and eye coordination [' Summary Provides orientation to general problems of mental retardation. Shows some of the characteristic of mental retardation and possible learning programs for retardates. .//ia', ' Summary Shows how the techniques of contour drawing can be used to develop powers of observation. Discu./ia mhe need for attention...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Drawing, Visual and performing arts
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