A group of North Philadelphia teenagers go into business selling junk in inner city.
A dramatized sequence in a feed mill setting emphasizes the role of emotional distraction as a factor in causing accidents. Implied gore and lots of corniness.
Electronic Computers, Data Processing Machines, USA, 1961, 16mm.
Explains the basic principles and operations of electronic computers. Discusses the use of binary arithmetic so as to make the number systems and place value concept more meaningful.
Explosives Expert Takes Care of Blast Cap, USA, 1970s, 16mm.
Made by the Institute Of Makers Of Explosives, this film tries to discourage kids from playing with explosive fuses they might find in the out-of-doors.
Democracy and Despotism, 1950s, 16mm. Released after WWII, this amazing film illustrates the thesis that all communities can be ranged on a scale running from democracy to despotism. The two chief characteristics of despotism restricted respect and concentrated powerare defined and illustrated.
Looks at the history of rocketry leading up the Saturn rocket, 1960s, 16mm
Educational film designed to impress children with need to be on guard against molesters, without arousing fear or curiosity. Dramatizes circumstances & places in which children may encounter "dangerous strangers". Says that uninformed, naive children are most frequent.
Educational safety film focuses on a handyman and various work accidents involving ladders, USA, 1970s, 16mm.
Shows how a teacher, by helping a first-grade child to discover his need for learning, teachers him to read, write, and do arithmetic Available in HD or UHD.
Irwin Moon hosts this one about the senses. A lecture demonstration in which Dr Moon presents evidences of the limited range of man's senses, discusses the narrow band of the electronic spectrum visible to man, demonstrates the existence of ultrasonic waves, and shows how odor influences our sense of smell,