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Academic Film Archive of North America
by William Deneen
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Explains how Japan's rapid industrial growth has influenced the way of life in the country and has affected the international political and economic position of the country. Suggests that Japan turned to industrialization to support a rapidly growing population on a small and relatively poor land area. Deneen shot the aerial shots himself alone, while piloting a single-engine aircfraft, pointing the camera out the window. As an extra, Deneen appears on-camera in a 3:53 non-distributed film,...
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Topic: Japan Asia, industrial
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Arthur and Kate Tode (Kahop)
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain. Unedited travelogue (description illegible)
Topics: Mt. Fuji, Nikkō, Buddhist temples, Shinto temples, Ocean travel
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Higashi, Doshodaji, Toshodaiji, Ceremonial costume, Shintoism, Shinto ceremonies, Shinto shrines
WWII Archive
by United States. Army Air Forces
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National Archives description "MS Group of high Buddhist Priests, Monks and Nuns walking along sidewalk in front of the Chionin Temple in sacred ceremonial procession. The Priest, in brilliant red robes, is the high priest of the Temple. MS Same as above. Different setting. Priests are shown walking in sacred procession over a typical Japanese stone bridge which spans a pond within the Chionin Temple. A series of shots showing ten Buddhist Priests walking along sidewalk of Chionin Temple...
Topics: WWII, World War, 1939-1945, Kyoto (Japan), World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan, Rites And Ceremonies,...
PeriscopeFilm
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This 1960 color film on Japan is one of a series of Pan Am New Horizons travelogues. It is narrated by Ed Stokes and produced by Movietonews, Inc. It begins with a colorful ‘focus leader’ for the film operator (:06-:21). It opens with shots of the head of the Great Buddha statue in Kamakura (:22), Mount Fuji (:29), Himeji Castle (:34), and cherry trees in blossom (:38). A bird’s eye view of Tokyo is shown and the Pan American Jet Clipper taxis in ( 1:15 - 1:40 ). Western wear is the norm...
Topics: Stock Footage, High Definition
FedFlix
by National Archives and Records Administration
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National Archives and Records Administration - ARC 40150, LI 226-D-6615 - JAPANESE BEHAVIOR: Japanese Background Study Program - DVD Copied by Ann Galloway. Joint Chiefs of Staff. Office of Strategic Services. Field Photographic Branch. (01/04/1943 - 10/01/1945). Film Report: Excerpts compiled by OSS to try to provide a basic understanding of the social, economic, political and religious aspects of Japanese culture and how they effect national behavior. R.1: Illustrates the old, new, and...
Topics: archives.gov, public.resource.org
PeriscopeFilm
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Shot in the late 1920s or early 1930s by an unknown cameraman, this extraordinary silent home movie shows a visit to South Korea and Seoul. The film opens with shots of rickshaws on the move near an ancient wall. At :23 local women are seen doing their laundry. At :39 an older man in an badly fitting hat watches the cameraman warily. At 1:08 the Government-General Building, often called the capitol building by foreigners, is seen. At 1:23 is the Shrine of a Thousand Steps. These led to a Shinto...
Topic: Stock Footage
WWII Archive
by United States. Air Force
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News Events, Japan 1946: 11/1945 - 6/1/1946 Shot list from the National Archives: "Shot List March 22, 1946. The following scenes were recorded showing the eruption of Mount Sakaurajima which is located in the S part of of Kyushu near the city of Kagoshima. 11' Several aerial views showing volcano in eruption. 12' Several angles of the volcano as seen from the S coast road just outside Kagoshima city proper. 18.5' Several views of the volcano as seen looking across Kagoshima Bay. 16'...
Topics: WWII, Hiroshima-shi (Japan), Kyoto (Japan), Nagasaki-shi (Japan), Tokyo (Japan), Volcanoes, May Day...
"The Transportation and Communication of Japan" is a black and white, restricted film created between 1942 and 1947. It was official film #MISC 1061 and was produced for the War Department (which was dissolved September, 1947) by the Army Pictorial Service (created in 1942 by General George C. Marshall). It was assembled from Japanese films and used in the Civil Affairs Training Schools conducted by the Provost Marshal General. Its main purpose was to inform the viewers -- presumably...
Topic: Stock Footage
Educational Films
by Edwards, Mose; Wolper Productions
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Discusses the attempt by Yuichito Miura to ski down the side of Japan's Mt. Fuji
Topics: Miura, Yuichito, Skis and skiing
Educational Films
by Unicorn Productions
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Uses present-day photography intercut with paintings and miniatures of the period to re-create the atmosphere of Bruges, Belgium in the Middle Ages
Topic: Travel
Educational Films
by Coronet Instructional Films
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With teacher's guide
Topic: Cities and towns, Medieval
Quincy Access Television
by QATV
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A time-lapse version of the super moon eclipse from September 27, 2015.
Topics: Massachusetts, Quincy, Quincy Access Television, QATV, Public Access TV, Community Media, PEG,...
Community Video
by Roland De Leon aka Springtime65
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This was filmed from The Babcock North Area in San Antonio Texas USA .. 8:20 pm May 20,2012 Videographer : Roland De leon aka Springtime65 http://www.youtube.com/springtime65 http://www.facebook.com/thespringtime65
Topic: Annular Solar Eclipse of 2012 "May (Month)" science travel events san antonio texas
City of Columbia Government
by City of Columbia Government
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August 21, 2017 Across the country, the City of Columbia was deemed the best spot in the Southeast to watch the total solar eclipse and the eclipse did not disappoint. Thousands of visitors from around the world and across the United States flocked to the capital of South Carolina to watch this historic event. This video is just a snapshot of the unforgettable day in the City of Columbia. Pop Star by Audionautix is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution license...
Topics: Columbia, South Carolina, City of Columbia Government, Government Access TV, Community Media, PEG,...
The Sound of Young America: The Collection
by Jesse Thorn and Maximum Fun
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Mavis Staples is a legendary R&B and gospel singer. She began singing as part of a family gospel group formed by her father called The Staple Singers. Her newest album, produced by Jeff Tweedy of Wilco, is called You Are Not Alone.
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Attention K-Mart Shoppers
by Tape-A-Thon
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This is a digitized version of an in-store cassette tape that was played within a Kmart store. See the title of the file for the month and year. I worked at Kmart between 1989 and 1999 and held onto them with the hopes that they would be of use some day. Enjoy!
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Topics: Kmart, cassette, tape, in-store, in store, public address, PA, advertising, vaporwave, Kresge,...
Austin Center for Spiritual Living Audio Archive
by Rev. Richard Imprescia
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Austin Center for Spiritual Living presents You Don’t Need to be Fixed. You Are Complete Right Now! , a talk given by Rev. Richard Imprescia on Sunday, February 16, 2014. You are not a small, insignificant, unimportant, inadequate, human being that needs to be fixed.  You are an individual expression of all the power in the Universe.  You are a Godchild, made in the image of Perfection.  You are complete right now.
Topics: science of mind, religion, centers for spiritual living, religious science, podcast, audio, speech,...
Educational Films
by Cybern Film Systems; Perennial Education, inc
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Also issued in super 8 mm Videocassette also issued Summary Shows how multi - spectral sensing greatly expands man's ability to survey Earth resources and to diagnose ecological ills, demonstrates how scientists use computers to help analyze and interpret multi - spectral images and suggests practical applications for multi - spectral sensing.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Remote sensing, Spectrum analysis, Natural resources, Resources
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Educational Films
by Iwanami Eiga Seisakujo; Film Associates
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With study guide Explains the function of flowers in the life cycle of the plant. Includes an analysis of the basic parts of the flower, the structure of a pollen grain, and the process of fertilization Summary Explores the function of flowers in the life cycle of a plant. Investigates a flower's stamens and pistils after identifying th./iasic parts of a flower. Uses microscope to illustrate the structure of a pollen grain.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Flowers, Fertilization of plants, Plant life cycles, Flowers, Flowers,...
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Educational Films
by Encyclopaedia Britannica Films, inc
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Editor, David Harvey ; collaborator, Richard T. Hartman Traces the evolutionary development of algae in terms of structure and reproductive mechanisms; shows the typical forms of algae as they are adapted to various habitats; and explains the ecological role of algae in different environments. Uses photomicrography to reveal a variety of reproductive processes--Chlamydomonas in cell division, Ulothris releasing motile spores, and fertilization of an egg in Oedogonium Summary Describes the...
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Algae, Algae as food, Algae, Algae
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Educational Films
by McGraw-Hill Book Company
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With guide Advisers, DeWolfe Merriam, Gary L. Smith Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Describes the ways in which mosses are adapted to l./ing on land. Depicts the entire moss life cycle.
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Mosses, Mosses
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Educational Films
by Great Britain. British Transport Commission. Film Unit; ACI Films, inc
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Director, Geoffrey Jones; music, Wilfred Josephs Uses photography and music without narration to convey the pulse, motion, and excitement of rail travel. Blends past and present from the nostalgic beauty of the old steam engine to the sleek efficiency of the modern high speed electric trains
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Railroads
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Educational Films
by Blais, Roger. drt; Stone, Noel; National Film Board of Canada; Contemporary Films/McGraw-Hill
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Commentator, Noel Stone Art director, Pierre L'Amare ; photographers, Don Wilder, Roger Moride, Roy Nolan
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Travel
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Educational Films
by Public Media, inc; Films Incorporated
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Edited version of the motion picture made by Institut für Film und bild, Munich Shows the ancient ceremonies at the beginning of planting season and at harvest and demonstrates how Thailand rice farmers irrigate land to increase their harvest Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Rice
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Educational Films
by Whitney, John, Sr., 1917-1995; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.). Film Library; Motion Graphics, Inc
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Computer program by Jack Citron ; music by Balachander
Topics: Computer drawing, Computer drawing
Educational Films
by Whitney, John, Sr., 1917-1995, direction; Stevens, Delores, music; Soler, Antonio, 1729-1783. Sonatas. Selections; California Institute of Technology; International Business Machines Corporation; Motion Graphics, Inc
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Additional credit: Produced under a research grant from IBM and Caltech Arts Program
Topics: Computer drawing, Computer drawing
Educational Films
by Whitney, John, Sr., 1917-1995
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John H. Whitney explains the graphic art potential of the computer and the methods and philosophy involved in his computer film making. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film Summary Demonstrates and explains experiments by John Whitney with computer - produced motion graphics, showing the use of lines and dots to produce parallel and related pair structural relationships w.ich move in depth as well as time. Analyzes Whitney's film permutations as...
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Topics: 16mm Film, Educational Film, Animation (Cinematography), Computer graphics, Computers, Indians of...
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radio aporee ::: maps
by john grzinich
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deep echo from a cuckoo bird
Topics: field recording, phonography, soundscape, sound art, soundmap, radio, ephemeral, listening, radio...
radio aporee ::: maps
by Wu,Tsan-Cheng
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bird and Insect sounds, in the woods, Best with Headphone, Proposal to turn up the volume , Zoom H2n MS+XY ( SoundMap20160505-12) , recorded by Wu,Tsan-Cheng 吳燦政
Topics: field recording, phonography, soundscape, sound art, soundmap, radio, ephemeral, listening, radio...
A/V Geeks
by Zdeněk Miler; Československý filmexport.; Phoenix/BFA Films & Video.
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Tells a story about a little mole who is carried by a rocket to a deserted island in the middle of the ocean. Shows how the sea animals help repair the ruined rocket and go off in it with the mole. For elementary grades.
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Topics: animated, mole
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and are not in the public domain.
Topics: Funerary rites, Ceramics, Pottery, Chiang Mai, Lost wax bronze casting.
University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology Films
by Watson Kintner
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All rights are reserved by the University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology (Penn Museum). Any use of the footage in productions is forbidden unless rights have been secured by contacting the Penn Museum Archives at 215-898-8304 begin_of_the_skype_highlighting              215-898-8304      end_of_the_skype_highlighting, or email photos@pennmuseum.org. This film and all of the films in the Penn Museum collection are copyrighted by the Penn Museum, and...
Topics: Japan, Nikko, Toshogu Shrine, Nikkō Tōshō-gū, Shintoism, Shinto architecture
Educational Films
by Ambrose Video Publishing
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The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth: 2--The Frozen World Explores the snowy peaks of the Andes, Antarctica, and the Arctic to show how plants and animals survive under the most extreme conditions. Search Educational Film Journals at Media History Project for references to this film
Topics: Educational Film, Series: The Living Planet: A Portrait of the Earth (1984)
Educational Films
by Wildman, Sam Goodnow, 1912-; University of California (System). Extension Media Center
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A microphotographic record of the intense movement, remarkable behavior, and continual interaction of the organelles contained in protoplasm of living leaf cells, seen with the phase microscope and dark field microscopy
Topics: Plant cells and tissues, Plant cells and tissues
Prelinger Archives
by Middlecham (Ken) Productions
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18:04:58:28 CU Underside of black widow spider on web over title credits; VS CU black widow spider on web; CU red hourglass mark on black widow spider. Microscopic CU comb-foot of spider. Black widow sitting on piece of wood poked by stick. VS black widow hiding places; hand pulls back blanket lying outside, black widow hiding beside piece of wood; CU black widow on wall beside outdoor faucet. 18:06:37:01 VS CU black widow spinning web around cockroach. CU black widow fangs. Pan over black...
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Living New Deal Project
by Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration
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A drop of water is studied under a microscope. Shows rotifers, protozoa, cilia, paramecia, bristle worms, and small snails. Describes the cilia's reproductive processes and the amoeba's digestion. National Archives Identifier: 12347 Local Identifier: 69.33 * Creator(s): Federal Works Agency. Work Projects Administration. (07/01/1939 - 06/30/1943) (Most Recent) * From: Series : Motion Picture Films, compiled 1931 - 1937 * Record Group 69: Records of the Work Projects Administration, 1922 - 1944...
Topics: Motion pictures, water, protozoa, cilia, paramecia, worms, snails, Living New Deal
A/V Geeks
by Modern Learning Aids
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Explains how crystals are formed and why they are shaped as they are. Considers their actual growth under a microscope, how they may be grown, and the relation of these phenomena to the concept of atoms. From the PSSC Physics series. Blue Ribbon winner, American Film Festival. 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 British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service; Open University
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Investigates acinar cells using an electron microscope. Examines the structure of typical cells using such specialized analysis techniques as autoradiography and freeze-fracture. Cell sections are stained with uranium and lead ions for electron microscope analysis in place of colored dyes used to stain cells for analysis in a light microscope
Topics: Electron microscopy, Cells, Cytology, Fixation (Histology), Histology, Cells, Cytology, Electron...
Academic Film Archive of North America
by Bruce Russell
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To say Russell makes films on biology is sort of like saying Rodin threw some clay on a table and a few minutes later came up with a figure representative of a human. 'Light Microscope' starts out didactically (Russell was a former K-12 biology teacher) in instructing the student on proper microscope technique, then goes off into the hyperspace of lighting techniques, using light and colored filters, that make otherwise difficult-to-see phenomena visible. This film, frankly, borders on...
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Topics: biology, science, volvox, hydra, amoeba