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Cultural & Academic Films

This library of academic and cultural films features collections from the Academic Film Archive and the Media Burn Independent Film Archive, as well as a selection of documentaries created by Dorothy Fadiman. In addition, films from the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archeology and Anthropology are presented including those by Watson Kintner who used film to document his world travels, and the popular television show from the 1950s: “What in the World?”

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Port Washington Performing Arts
by PWPL Oral History Workshop
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Interviews with members of the 1954 Play Troupe production of "Peter Pan". Elmer Tangerman directed. Staging by Edwin Bostick. Linda Pollock Ives played Peter Pan. Mr. Tangerman and Mr. Bostick were interviewed in 1982 as part of the PWPL Oral History Workshop. Linda Pollock Ives was interviewed in 2018 by Mark Mastrocinque.
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1983 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Grease".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Corey Berman.  Choreography by Deborah Rosenthal.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  Carrie Palmer Weber Junior H.S.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1983 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Grease".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Corey Berman.  Choreography by Deborah Rosenthal.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  Carrie Palmer Weber Junior H.S.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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1984 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "Annie".  Directed by Pamela Meadows.  Musical Direction by Sandra Vigliotti.  Produced by Ronald T. Meadows.  Assistant Producer - Janet Grunwald.  August 19th, 1983.  Port Washington, NY.
Topic: Performing Arts
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Play Troupe of Port Washington
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2018 Play Troupe of Port Washington staged performance of "Fair Liberty's Call", a musical story of Revolutionary America based on traditional songs.  July 13th, 2018.  Port Washington Public Library, Port Washington, NY.  Musical score and original story conceived and written by Pamela Meadows.  Directed by Kate Beckman.  Musical adaptations, arrangements and direction by David Barnett.  Videography by David Barnett.  Dramaturge Brian E. Long.  Historical consultant Andrew C....
Topic: Play Troupe of Port Washington
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2018 Play Troupe of Port Washington staged performance of "Fair Liberty's Call", a musical story of Revolutionary America based on traditional songs.  July 13th, 2018.  Port Washington Public Library, Port Washington, NY.  Musical score and original story conceived and written by Pamela Meadows.  Directed by Kate Beckman.  Musical adaptations, arrangements and direction by David Barnett.  Videography by David Barnett.  Dramaturge Brian E. Long.  Historical consultant Andrew C....
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Mark Mastrocinque
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Presentation of Play Troupe's 90th year retrospective.  April 13th, 2018.  Port Washington Public Library.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Varsity Choral Society
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2018 - Varsity Choral Society 29th Annual Christmas Concert. December 16th, 2018. Congregational Church. Manhasset, NY. Directed by Craig S. Tocher. Organist - Eric Birk. Pianist - Bernadette Hock. Soloists: Molly Davey Soprano, Melissa Maravell Alto, Robert Horowitz Tenor, Stan Lacy Baritone. Instrumentalists: Eric Birk Organ, Anton Polezhayev Violin, Megan Atchley Viola, Daeil Yang Cello, Kageki Nagao Bass Violin.
Topic: Varsity Choral Society
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Varsity Choral Society
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2018 - Varsity Choral Society 29th Annual Christmas Concert. December 16th, 2018. Congregational Church. Manhasset, NY. Directed by Craig S. Tocher. Organist - Eric Birk. Pianist - Bernadette Hock. Soloists: Molly Davey Soprano, Melissa Maravell Alto, Robert Horowitz Tenor, Stan Lacy Baritone. Instrumentalists: Eric Birk Organ, Anton Polezhayev Violin, Megan Atchley Viola, Daeil Yang Cello, Kageki Nagao Bass Violin.
Topic: Varsity Choral Society
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Port Washington Play Troupe
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2018 Port Washington Play Troupe production of "The Buddy Holly Story".  March 9th, 2018.  Port Washington Public Library.  Port Washington, N.Y.  
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Port Washington Performing Arts
by Play Troupe of Port Washington
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Play Troupe 90th year retrospective presented at the Port Washington Public Library.  April 13th, 2018.  Port Washington, NY.  Hosted by Mark Mastrocinque.
Topic: Port Washington Play Troupe
Memories to Light: Asian American Home Movies
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Description : The Gee family of Sacramento was your typical nuclear family living in Suburbia. Mom. Dad. Son. Daughter. Occasionally a pet fish. Dad worked for the government (it IS Sacramento after all), Mom worked as a nurse at UC Davis. Son and Daughter studied hard, took piano lessons, enjoyed summer break playing in the back yard. Being a tech geek (in the 1970s), Dad bought a movie camera and was able to document our lives. The treat of the year was our summer vacations, where we’d all...
Topics: waterfalls, Oregon, Yellowstone, Silver Falls, South Falls, North Falls, home movies, Filipino,...
Washington State University Libraries
by Washington State University
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Annual yearbook of Washington State University.
Topics: Washington State University, College yearbooks, Washington (State)
Source: Is found in WSU 46, WSU Publications - Chinooks at Washington State University Libraries' Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections (MASC) http://libraries.wsu.edu/masc
University of Washington Libraries
by University of Washington.
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Produced by the Urban Systems Research Center at the University of Washington, this film portrays examples of computer simulations being used to aid in urban planning.  Shows a student going through the steps involved to use computer simulations for the modeling of a hypothetical bus service through the city of Seattle.
Topic: City planning, Computer graphics, Computer simulation, Seattle (Wash.)
Washington State University Libraries
by Washington State University Libraries
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This file illustrates the effects of repeated lossy video compression using the h.264 codec.
Topics: Video compression, digital video