List of Encyclopædia Britannica Films titles

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Encyclopædia Britannica Films was an educational film production company in the 20th century owned by Encyclopædia Britannica Inc.

See also Encyclopædia Britannica Films and the animated cartoon television series Britannica's Tales Around the World.

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Abraham Lincoln (Emerson Film Corp.); J. G. Randall bw-18m © August 10, 1951 Famous Men and Women of the World
Abraham Lincoln Scott Craig; Kathy Tallon bw-23m 1982
Acid (History of LSD) Art Ciocco (producer) c-26m © April 23, 1971 video [1]
Adaptive Radiation: The Mollusks John Walker (producer) c-11m © December 6, 1961 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life; video [2]
Adolescent Responsibilities: Craig and Mark Rose M. Somerville c-28m © August 15, 1973
Adoration of the Magi (Visual Images); David W. Powell, Cherill Anson & Richard McLanathan c-7m 1973
Adventure in Venice John Barnes c-25m © April 19, 1974 (completed '72) video [3]
Adventures of a Baby Fox (Aktiebolaget Svenski Filmindustri); Arne Sucksdorff bw-15m © June 27, 1955
Adventures of a Chipmunk Family Helen D. MacCracken c-10m © June 25, 1959
Adventures of a Young Eagle c-17m 1970
(The) Adventures of Bunny Rabbit (ERPI); Arthur I. Gates & Celeste C. Peardon; L. K. Eads (advisor); camera: Lynwood Chace bw-10m © May 1, 1937 video [4]
The Adventures of Bunny Rabbit Wolfgang Bayer c-11m 1983
Aerodynamic Generation of Sound Charles R. Conn & Bruce A. Egan (producer); John Friedman; editor: William Tannebring bw-40m 1969
Afghanistan: Threads of Life Irwin Dermer c-29m 1980
Africa: Central and Eastern Regions Jeffrey Osier c-17m 1993 Geography of Africa
Africa: Historical Heritage (Concept Films); Benjamin Quarles & Sterling Stuckey c-9m © January 5, 1972
Africa: Living in Two Worlds (Visual Education Centre) c-14m © February 5, 1971
Africa: Northern Region Jeffrey Osier c-17m 1993 Geography of Africa
Africa: Southern Region Jeffrey Osier c-17m 1993 Geography of Africa
Africa: Western Region Jeffrey Osier c-17m 1993 Geography of Africa
The Age of Exploration: How Did It Change the World? c-16m 1991
The Aggressive Impulse (Avatar Learning) c-19m © December 30, 1977
The Aging of Lakes (Concept Films); John Walker & Bert Van Bork c-14m © February 19, 1971 video [5]
Air and What It Does c-11m © September 24, 1962
Air around Us Donald G. Hoffman (producer); Bryan F. Swan bw-11m © June 30, 1954
The Airplane Changes Our World (ERPI); George T. Renner bw-10m © October 10, 1942
Airplane Trip Greg Heimer (producer); Janice Laine c-15m © December 21, 1972
An Airplane Trip (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-10m © September 30, 1938
An Airplane Trip bw-11m © January 24, 1955
An Airplane Trip by Jet Milan Herzog (producer); Paul Robert Hanna c-11m © December 20, 1961 video [6]
An Airplane Trip to Mexico (New Horizon Films) c-11m © May 28, 1952
Airplanes: How They Fly Bert Van Bork & Milton O. Pella c-11m © January 5, 1959
The Airport Paul Robert Hanna bw-11m © November 24, 1948 video [7]
Airport in the Jet Age Larry Yust & Robert B. Churchill; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © July 27, 1962 video [8]
Alaska, Reservoir of Resources (ERPI); Viljjalmur Stefansson bw-11m © December 30, 1941 revised 1946
Alaska, Settling a New Frontier National Geographic Society) c-22m © January 27, 1967
Alaska the 49th State David Jay (producer); Bear McKay c-24m 1985
Alaska the 49th State - Its People Ivaar Skarland c-16m © March 24, 1960
Alcohol and the Human Body Warren P. Everote & Anton J. Carlson bw-11m © June 13, 1949 video [9]
The Alcohol Problem: What Do You Think? Stanley Croner & Milan Herzog (producers); Martin P. Schulman c-18m © May 10, 1973
Alcoholism Selden D. Bacon & Raymond G. McCarthy bw-21m © February 19, 1952
Alexander Hamilton bw-18m © January 2, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
The Alimentary Tract (ERPI); A. J. Carlson bw-10m © December 2, 1938
All the Wonderful Things That Fly Frank Maniglia c-14m 1970
Allergies Warren P. Everote (producer); Abraham Colmes c-12m © October 23, 1952
The Amazon: People and Resources of Northern Brazil Milan Herzog (producer); Preston E. James c-21m © July 2, 1957
The American Flag: The Story of Old Glory Bruce Catton c-14m © December 11, 1959 revised 1969
American Flag: The Story of Old Glory Bruce Catton bw-14m © May 18, 1956
The American Indian Speaks Thomas G. Smith (producer); Stan Stiener c-23m © July 27, 1973 video [10]
American Indians of Today Ruth M. Underhill c-16m © May 2, 1957 video (black & white print) [11]
The American Revolution John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Aberg; camera: Louis Clyde Stoumen c-15m © April 22, 1953 video [12]
The Amish: A People of Preservation (Heritage Productions); collaborator: John A. Hostetler c-28m 1975
Amphibian Embryo: Frog, Toad, and Salamander K. T. Rogers & Ralph Buchsbaum c-16m © September 30, 1963 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Analysis of Behavior (Open University); Nick Watson; camera: Tim Chard; editor: Cath Guiver c-40m 1993
Ancient Aztec Indians of North America Stephen de Borhegyi; script: William Peltz c-8m © April 7, 1972
Ancient Baalbek and Palmyra F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller c-10m © September 29, 1953 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short Ruins of Palmyra and Baalbek
Ancient Inca Indians of North America Stephen de Borhegyi; script: William Peltz c-8m © April 7, 1972
Ancient Maya Indians of North America Stephen de Borhegyi; script: William Peltz c-8m © May 4, 1972
Ancient Moderns: Greek Island Art and Culture Harvey Bellin & Tom Kieffer c-19m 1979
Ancient Petra F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller c-10m © September 2, 1953 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short Petra the Lost City
Andrew Carnegie Harold F. Williamson bw-18m © August 10, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
Andrew Jackson Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. bw-18m © January 2, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
Andrew Jackson (COMWORLD); Arthur Pembleton; writers: Chris Gallagher & David Hamilton c-13m 1982
Angiosperms - the Flowering Plants John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum & Howard J. Arnott c-20m © June 18, 1962
Animal Babies Barbara Wehr c-10m 1983
Animal Breeding Warren P. Everote bw-13m © June 23, 1954 (completed '53)
Animal Homes Warren P. Everote and William James Hamilton; camera: Lynwood M. Chace bw-11m © January 6, 1955
Animal Populations: Nature's Checks and Balances Jerry Haislmaier c-22m 1983
Animal Town of the Prairie: Prairie Dogs and Their Neighbors Charles C Carpenter c-10m © June 2, 1959
Animal Tracks and Signs c-11m © October 11, 1961
Animals at Night William Kay (producer); camera: Warren Garst; advisor: Margaret McKibben Lawler c-11m © September 12, 1961 Basic life science, unit 2: The world of animals
Animals at Work in Nature Nicholas Dancy (producer); Warren P. Everote; William James Hamilton Jr.; camera: Lynwood Chase c-10m © June 14, 1956
Animals Growing Up Wilbur L. Beauchamp bw-11m © May 31, 1949
Animals in Autumn William V. Mayer c-11m © August 9, 1957
Animals in Modern Life (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-11m © October 15, 1937 video [13]
Animals in Spring Warren P. Everote; camera: Lynwood M. Chace c-11m © November 19, 1954
Animals in Summer Warren P. Everote; camera: Lynwood M. Chace c-10m © December 9, 1954
Animals in the City Paul Witty (producer) c-10m © April 24, 1978
Animals in Winter Warren P. Everote; camera: Lynwood M. Chace; assist: Ann H. Morgan bw-11m © October 30, 1950
Animals of the Indian Jungle F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller (producers); Charles McCann & Jack Cardiff c-11m © May 14, 1957 re-edit of a 1939 "World Windows" short Jungle
Animals of the Zoo (ERPI) bw-10m © April 3, 1933
Animals Useful to Man John Walker (producer) bw-11m © November 1, 1960
Animals - Ways They Eat (What Do They Eat?) c-11m © May 31, 1956 revised 1971
Animals - Ways They Move (How Do They Move?) c-11m © May 31, 1956 revised 1971
Answering the Child's Why (Personality Development Series) Milan Herzog (producer); Lawrence K. Frank c-14m © March 15, 1951 video [14]
Antarctica: Exploring the Frozen Continent (Avatar Learning) c-23m 1978
Antibiotics Milan Herzog (producer); Marvin J Johnson bw-14m © November 18, 1952
Ants William A. Anderson (producer); Warren P. Everote & Arthur C. Cole; camera: Lynwood M. Chace bw-11m © December 31, 1948
Anyone at All! Safety in the Community John Barnes (producer) bw-22m © September 13, 1954 video [15]
Aphids: Plant Lice (ERPI) bw-10m © April 3, 1933
The Apple Tree John Walker (producer); George I. Schwartz c-11m © July 4, 1966 Basic life science, a plant through the seasons
Apples - from Seedling to Market (Viking Pictures) c-11m © November 30, 1950 video [16]
Arabian Bazaar F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller c-11m © August 19, 1953 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short of the same title
Arabian Children Donald G. Hoffman (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen bw-15m © June 21, 1954 Children of Many Lands
The Aral Sea: Environment under Siege (Institut for Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht); HansjuÌrgen Hilgert; narrator: Norman Pellegrini c-16m 1994
Archeological Dating: Retracing Time Bert Van Bork c-18m © December 12, 1975
Archimedes' Principle Warren P. Everote (producer); Milan Herzog & O. W. Eshbach bw-6m © September 10, 1953
Are Manners Important? Hal Kopel (producer); Rose H. Alschuler; narrator: James Brill bw-11m © June 4, 1954 video [17]
Argentina: People of Buenos Aries (ERPI); Earle K. James bw-10m © December 10, 1940
Argentina: People of the Pampa John T. Bobbitt (producer) c-11m © May 2, 1957
Aristotle's Ethics, Book I: The Theory of Happiness John Barnes; writer: Mortimer Jerome Adler; art director: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Michael Livesey c-11m © March 6, 1963 video [18]
Army Ants, A Study in Social Behavior John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-19m © December 6, 1966 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life; video [19]
Art and Motion Paul Burnford (producer); Virginia Purcell c-12m © October 28, 1952
Art in the Western World (National Gallery of Art) Milan Herzog (producer); John Walker and Bert Van Bork c-30m © April 18, 1958 video of black and white version [20]
The Art of Huckleberry Finn Larry Yust; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; narrator: Clifton Fadiman c-25m © December 16, 1965
Art of the Middle Ages: Medieval France John Barnes; writer: John Canaday; art director: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Archer Goodwin; editor: Robert Johnson c-30m © April 10, 1963 video [21]
Art: What Is It? Why Is It? John Barnes; writer: John Canaday; art director: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Archer Goodwin & Bert Van Bork; editor: Robert Johnson c-30m © March 19, 1963
Arteries of Life (New York Zoological Society); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © July 6, 1948 The Living Forest
Arteries of the City (Arteries of New York City) (ERPI); Robert S. Lynd bw-11m © August 5, 1941 revised with added scenes in 1951; video [22]
Artimus and Old Laces: Long Multiplication (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © February 12, 1976 Math That Counts
The Artist at Work, Jacques Lipchitz: Master Sculptor James D. Breckenridge & Bert Van Bork c-12m © May 21, 1968
Arts and Crafts of Mexico M. D. C. Crawford bw-10m © January 3, 1939
Arts and Crafts of Mexico Part 1 William Deneen c-14m © May 10, 1961
Arts and Crafts of Mexico Part 2 William Deneen c-12m © September 5, 1961 video [23]
Arturo B. Fallico: Clay in Action John Ott bw-10m December 1949
Athens: The Golden Age John Barnes; writer: Charles Kahn; art director: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson c-30m © January 21, 1963 video [24]
Atlantic Crossing, Life on an Ocean Liner William Deneen & Elizabeth Graf c-21m © July 20, 1967 video [25]
The Atmosphere and Its Circulation bw-11m © December 30, 1944
Atmosphere of Motion William Kay (producer); Roscoe Braham c-20m © December 28, 1973
Atmosphere Pressure: The Magdeburg Experiment Robert Longini (producer); Harvey B. Lemon bw-11m © October 28, 1955
The Atom and Agriculture Warren P. Everote (producer); B. Connor Johnson bw-11m © July 22, 1953 (completed '52) University of Chicago, Division of Sciences Series
The Atom and Biological Science Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-14m © September 10, 1953 (completed '52) University of Chicago, Division of Sciences Series; video [26]
The Atom and Industry Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-11m © November 18, 1952 University of Chicago, Division of Sciences Series
The Atom and Medicine Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-11m © November 18, 1952 University of Chicago, Division of Sciences Series
Atom Smashers Warren P. Everote (producer) c-11m © May 27, 1953 University of Chicago, Division of Sciences Series
Atomic Alert Warren P. Everote c-15m © March 15, 1951 video [27]
Atomic Energy William F. Libby bw-11m © February 17, 1947
Atomic Energy: Inside the Atom Larry Yust (producer); Stanley Croner & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; narrator: Paul Wilkus c-15m © August 15, 1961
Atomic Energy: Inside the Atom David Jay (producer) c-20m 1982
Atomic Physics (Mechanics Series) bw-series of shorts (30m each) 1957 episode titles: Accelerated Motion : Laboratory / Anatomical Mechanics / Atomic Theory of Matter / Balanced and Unbalanced Forces / Ballistics : Laboratory / Center of Gravity : Laboratory / Center of Mass and Center of Gravity / Centripetal Force : Laboratory / Circular Motion / Coefficient of Friction / Composition of Velocities / Concurrent Forces : Laboratory / Conservation of Angular Momentum / Dynamics of Rotation / Energy and Momentum / Energy and Power / Equilibrium of Rigid Bodies / Falling Bodies : Laboratory / The Force Equation : Laboratory / Friction / Levers / Levers: Laboratory / Machines / Moment of Inertia : Laboratory / Newton's First Law of Motion / Newton's Law of Gravitation and Third Law of Motion / Newton's Second Law of Motion / Parallel Forces : Laboratory / Projectiles / Projectiles : Laboratory / Resolution of Forces / Resolution of Velocities / Rotational Equilibrium / The Simple Crane Laboratory / Speed and Velocity : Laboratory / Streamlining / Work and Energy
Atomic Radiation Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-13m © May 27, 1953
Atomic Theory and Chemistry David Jay (producer); Albert V. Crewe & Robert Deem c-20m 1985
Aunt Arie Steve Heiser and Eliot Wigginton c-18m © April 24, 1975
Australia Edmund de S. Brunner bw-11m © December 31, 1948
Australia: The Land and the People William Deneen & Charles M. Davis c-22m © June 4, 1959
Autumn on the Farm E. Laurence Palmer c-11m © March 25, 1948
An Autumn Story: Mrs. Pennypacker's Package Charles Calitri c-11m © August 14, 1967

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Baboon Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-10m 1984 Silent Safari
The Baby's Bath Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 25, 1947 Yale University of Child Development
A Baby's Day at Forty-eight Weeks (Behavioral Day at 48 Weeks) (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 4, 1935 Yale University of Child Development
A Baby's Day at Twelve Weeks (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-31m © February 4, 1935 Yale University of Child Development; video [28]
A Backward Civilization (ERPI); Ellsworth T. Huntington bw-10m © October 15, 1937
Bacteria c-20m 1980 video [29]
Bacteria (Gram Stain: Bacteria) Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum, R. A. Slepecky and Fred Strauss c-19m © June 21, 1962
Bacteria, Friend and Foe Warren P. Everote (producer); Stewart A. Koser c-11m © March 9, 1954 video [30]
Bacteriology Series c-series of 8mm film loops (4m each) 1969 titles: Where Bacteria Are Found / Common Bacteria Types / Using the Microscope Pt 1: Parts and Functions / Spontaneous Generation Part II: Effect of Microorganisms in the Air
Balanced Aquarium Milan Herzog (producer); Walter H. Chute bw-11m © February 16, 1955
Bali Today (Conde Nast Prodroductions); Clarence W. Sorensen c-10m © June 13, 1951
Ballad of the West Milan Herzog (producer); Frank Cellier & Merle Travis bw-20m © March 15, 1950
Ball-Handling in Basketball Wilbur Johns bw-11m © May 31, 1946
Ball-Handling in Football Andrew Kerr bw-11m © May 31, 1946
The Baltimore Plan John Barnes; writer: Selma Weisenborn; camera: Louis Clyde Stoumen bw-21m © April 13, 1953 (completed '52) video [31]
Banana Fever - Short Division (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © February 20, 1976 Math That Counts
Bartleby Larry Yust and Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; cast: Patrick Campbell and James Westerfield c-28m © October 10, 1969
Barua a Soltani (The King's Letter) John Barnes (producer); John Walker; narrator: Isak Dinesen bw-26m © May 29, 1959
Basic Atomic Structure Series (Eothen Films); Boreham Wood c-series of 8mm film loops 1969 titles: Conductors and Insulators / Introducing Atoms / Electron Shells / Semi-conductors
Basic Elements of Production: Natural Resources, Labor, Capital, Management bw-13m © November 29, 1954
The Battle of Yorktown Bert Van Bork and Allan Nevins c-14m © February 3, 1958
Baxter: Case Study No. 1 Partners in Quality (National Educational Media); Mike Wright (producer); camera: Hal Bernstein & Bill Jennings; cast: Ed Grennan c-25m 1990
Beach and Sea Animals (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © August 1, 1931
Beach and Sea Animals Warren P. Everote (producer); Hilary B. Moore; camera: William A. Anderson c-11m © December 19, 1957
The Beach: A River of Sand (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Warren Brown, John S. Shelton & D. Inman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky & Buddy Botham c-20m © January 13, 1966 video [32]
The Bear and the Hunter (Aktiebolaget Svenski Filmindustri); Arne Sucksdorff bw-11m © January 12, 1956
Bears: Kings of the Wild (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Charles Sutton and Donald R. Patten c-23m 1980
The Beaver John Haeseler c-11m © December 29, 1950
Beetles (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © October 1, 1931
Beginning to Date Milan Herzog (producer); Esther Lloyd-Jones bw-12m © November 18, 1953 video [33]
The Beginnings of Exploration (Crawley Films) c-14m © December 16, 1965 video [34]
Beginnings of Vertebrate Life Margaret McKibben Lawler (advisor) c-11m © June 6, 1963 Introduction to Biology
The Behavior of Matter David Jay (producer); Bear McKay c-15m 1982
Behavior Patterns at One Year (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 4, 1935 Yale University of Child Development
Belonging to the Group Robert J. Havighurst bw-16m © December 31, 1953 video [35]
Benediction (ERPI) bw-30m approx. © March 20, 1931
Benjamin Banneker, Man of Science Benjamin Quarles and Sterling Stuckey c-9m © December 21, 1971
Benjamin Franklin (Emerson Film Corp.); Carl Van Doren bw-17m © September 27, 1949 Famous Men & Women of the World
Benjamin Franklin (Osmond Commercial Productions - Kevin Kelly & Ron A. McCrob c-29m 1980
Berlin: Test for the West c-19m © August 29, 1962
Better Reading Paul Witty bw-13m © August 11, 1952
Bible As Literature Part 1: Saga and Story of the Old Testament John Barnes and Fred Denbeaux; co-camera: Isidore Mankofsky and Alfred Hicks; cast: Michael Higgins, Bernard Hughes and Earle Hyman c-27m © March 21, 1974 video [36]
Bible As Literature Part 2: History, Poetry and Drama of the Old Testament John Barnes and Fred Denbeaux; co-camera: Isidore Mankofsky and Alfred Hicks; cast: William Squire, John Rae, Gordon Jackson and Patrick Mower c-24m © March 21, 1974 video [37]
Big Animals of Africa James P. Chapin c-11m © March 27, 1957
The Big Cats: Endangered Predators (Avatar Learning) c-23m 1979
Big Land Animals of North America Milan Herzog (producer); William James Hamilton c-11m © June 14, 1956
Bike Safety- Making the Right Moves Thomas G. Smith c-15m © January 9, 1976
The Bill of Rights of the United States John T. Bobbitt (producer); Alpheus T. Mason bw-19m © February 28, 1956
Biography of the Unborn Milan Herzog (producer); M. Edward Davis & Edith L. Potter bw-16m © May 2, 1956 revised 1965; video [38]
Biological Rhythms: Studies in Chronobiology Bert Van Bork (producer) c-22m © November 2, 1977
Biological Technique Ralph Buchsbaum c-series of 8mm film loops (3m each) 1969 titles: Chromatography Using a Pie Plate / Planaria: Cutting for Regeneration Experiments / Neurospora Techniques
Biology Series Lynn H. Throckmorton & Ralph Buchsbaum c-series of 8mm film loops (4m each) © July 6, 1964 titles: Blood Smear Preparation / Crossing Drosophila / Drosophila Medium Preparation / Handling Drosophila
Biology, Form & Function: Is Seeing Believing? (Open University); presenters: Norman Cohen, Julie Berry, and Don Northcote c-24m 1990
Biology, Form & Function: Organelles and Origins (Open University); Rissa de la Paz (producer); consultant: Norman Cohen; presenters: Julie Berry and John Ellis c-24m 1990
Biology: Exploring the Living World Bert Van Bork and William V. Mayer c-19m 1979
Bionics: Man or Machine? (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Barry Clark; music: Richard LaSalle c-24m © April 28, 1978
Bip As a Skater (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 24, 1975 Art of Silence
Bip As a Soldier (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 28, 1975 Art of Silence; video [39]
Bip at a Society Party (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 26, 1975 Art of Silence; video [40]
Bip Hunts Butterflies (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © March 31, 1975 Art of Silence
Bird Homes Austin L. Rand and John Walker bw-11m © January 2, 1957
Bird of Prey: The Red Tailed Hawk Ed Harris (producer); Robert G. Hinckly c-14m 1972
The Bird Who Is a Clown (Blue-footed Booby) John Walker (producer); Robert Bowman c-9m April 1972 video [41]
Birds Are Interesting Paul Burnford c-11m © September 20, 1950
Birds in Winter Hal Kopel (producer); Emmet Blake c-11m © December 31, 1958
Birds of Prey (ERPI); T. Gilbert Pearon bw-10m © September 30, 1938 video [42]
Birth of the Soil (New York Zoological Society); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © July 6, 1948 The Living Forest
Bishop Turner: Black Nationalist (Steve Krantz Films) c-9m © November 25, 1970 (completed 1968)
Black Bear Twins (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-12m © October 4, 1939 revised 1952 by John Walker; video [43]
Black People in the Slave South Benjamin Quarles & Sterling Stuckey c-10m © December 23, 1971
The Blacksmith (Silver Dollar Inc.); Claude Locke] c-10m 1978
Blocking in Football Andrew Kerr bw-11m © May 31, 1946
Blood Sugar and Diabetes Rissa de la Paz (producer); narrator: Gina Landor c-25m 1990
The Blood John Walker (producer); George E. Wakerlin c-16m © August 15, 1961 video [44]
Blood, the Microscopic Miracle Bruce Hoffman (producer) c-22m 1982
Blood: The River of Life Bruce Hoffman c-22m 1983
Blue Dashiki: Jeffrey and His City Neighbors Roach Van Allen c-14m © October 9, 1969
Boats (ERPI); Ernest Horn, Arthur I. Gates, and Celeste C. Peardon bw-11m © December 21, 1938 video [45]
Boats and Ships Stanley Croner and Ernest Horn; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-16m © February 20, 1962
Bobcat Hugh and Suzanne Johnston (producers) c-9m 1984
Body Defenses Against Disease (ERPI); Paul R. Cannon bw-10m © June 15, 1937 revised 1946
Body Defenses Against Disease William Kay c-14m 1978 video [46]
Body Plans c-24m 1990
Booker T. Washington (Emerson Film Corp.); John H. Franklin bw-18m © August 10, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
Boots and Her Kittens Hugh and Suzanne Johnston (producers) c-10m 1986
The Boston Tea Party William Peltz and John C. Mller c-8m © April 7, 1972
Botany Series T Hoshizaki c-series of 8mm film loops 1969 titles: Testing for starch in green plants / Light requirement for starch production in green plants / Chromosomes-onion root tip preparation / Photosynthesis: chlorophyll requirement / Geotropism / Slime Mold
Bottle and Cup Feeding Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 25, 1947 Yale University of Child Development
A Boy Creates Bert Van Bork c-9m © July 25, 1971
Boy of Botswana (Visual Education Centre); H.J. Lemieux c-17m © November 30, 1970
The Brain (Open University); Nick Watson (producer) c-50m 1993
The Brass Choir Milan Herzog (producer); Ralph E. Rush; music: Hans Swarowsky & Vienna Symphony c-11m © September 7, 1956
The Brass Choir (ERPI); James Brill, revised with Peter W. Dykema bw-10m © December 10, 1930 revised 1938
Brazil: People of the Highlands c-17m © June 3, 1957
Brazil: People of the Plantations (ERPI); Earle K. James bw-10m © December 10, 1940
Bread bw-11m © February 15, 1946
Bread William Deneen; writer: Elmore Leonard c-11m © May 13, 1960
Bread: from Wheat to Table Paul Buchbinder c-14m 1983
Bring the World to the Classroom bw-19m 1938 promotional; video [47]
Britain: Searching for a New Role William Deneen & Barbara Ward Jackson c-21m © December 30, 1965 (filmed '62)
British Isles Harold S. Kemp bw-11m © November 24, 1948
British Isles: The Land and the People William Deneen and George Kish c-21m © December 31, 1963
Brush Techniques: The Language of Watercolor Eliot O'Hara c-11m © August 13, 1947
Buffalo: An Ecological Success Story John Walker (producer); Frances Haines c-13m © May 4, 1972
The Builders (ERPI) bw-10m © February 25, 1931
Building a Highway Warren P. Everote (producer); M. D. Lagaard bw-11m © November 24, 1948 video [48]
Building a House Warren Everote (producer); Paul Robert Hanna; camera: John Walker bw-11m © November 14, 1947
Building a House Milan Herzog (producer) c-11m © August 28, 1963
Building America's Houses: Can Costs Be Reduced? (Twentieth Century Fund); Miles L. Colean bw-11m © January 10, 1947
Buma: African Sculpture Speaks Henry R. Cassirer; script: Ladislas Segy c-9m © November 10, 1952
Burma: People of the River Milan Herzog (producer); William Deneen and Clarence W Sorensen c-14m © July 26, 1957
The Bus Driver Paul Robert Hanna bw-11m © February 15, 1946 video [49]
Bushland Symphony (Australian Animals) bw-11m © May 20, 1949
Business in Great Waters (ERPI); Charles W. Barell bw-20m © March 29, 1930
Butterflies (ERPI) bw-10m © June 1, 1931

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
The Cactus: Adaptations for Survival Ed Harris (producer); Charles E. Ackerman c-11m © May 10, 1973
The Cactus: Profile of a Plant Ed Harris (producer); Charles E. Ackerman c-11m © January 10, 1973
The Cage (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-9m © April 4, 1975 Art of Silence; video [50]
The Calendar: Our Record of Time Ruth O. Bradley c-11m © September 30, 1963
Can Primitive People Survive? (Reid-Cowan Productions); Richard Leiterman c-24m © November 10, 1976
Canada Goose Adventure (Borden Productions) c-11m © November 30, 1971
Canada: The Atlantic Provinces Mason Wade and J. Lewis Robinson c-16m © September 3, 1958
Canada: The Industrial Provinces Mason Wade and J. Lewis Robinson c-17m © February 14, 1958
Canada: The Pacific Province Mason Wade and J. Lewis Robinson c-16m © September 3, 1958
Canada: The Prairie Provinces Mason Wade and J. Lewis Robinson c-16m © December 31, 1958
Canada's Royal Canadian Mounted Police William Deneen and C. W. Halverson c-16m © February 24, 1961
The Canadians: Their Cities (Visual Education Centre) c-16m © April 26, 1974
The Canadians: Their Land (Visual Education Centre) c-16m © April 26, 1974
Canaletto (Visual Images) c-5m 1977
Canals of England (ERPI); Josoph A. Lauerys bw-20m © June 30, 1938 revised 1952
Cancer Warren P. Everote (producer); William B. Wartman bw-12m © May 15, 1953 video [51]
Canines, Pets and Predators (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Donald R. Patten c-23m 1980
Captain Huff and Harry - Problem Solving: Consumer Mathematics (Aesop Films Inc.) c-15m © February 11, 1977 (completed 1975) animated cartoon
Captain John Smith, Founder of Virginia John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Aberg; art director: George Haslam; camera: Michael Livesey; editor Charles Hasse; cast: Edwin Richfield bw-20m © May 10, 1955 video [52]
Carbon Fourteen Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-12m © June 17, 1953 (completed '52) University of Chicago, Division of Sciences Series
Care of Pets Ernest P. Walker bw-11m © October 25, 1944
Care of Pets Larry Yust; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © March 16, 1962
Care of the Feet bw-10m © December 13, 1943
Care of the Hair and Nails narrator: James Brill bw-11m © February 19, 1951 video [53]
Care of the Skin Francis Eugene Senear bw-11m © August 22, 1949 video [54]
Careers in the Office: Applying for a Job (Concept Films); Greg Heimer; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © March 11, 1971 video [55]
Careers in the Office: Choosing a Job (Concept Films); Greg Heimer; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © March 11, 1971
Careers in the Office: Getting a Promotion (Concept Films); Greg Heimer; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © March 11, 1971
Careers in the Office: Working Together (Concept Films); Greg Heimer; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © March 11, 1971
The Caretaker's Dilemma: Place Value (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © August 11, 1975 Math That Counts
The Cask of Amontillado Bernard Wilets c-18m December 1978 animated cartoon
Casualty Insurance Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-20m © October 18, 1954
Catalysis (ERPI); Hermann Irving Schlesinger bw-10m © October 15, 1937
Catching in Baseball Jimmy Dykes and Hollis Thurston bw-11m © February 11, 1947
Catholic Education (ERPI); Parick Cardinal Hayes bw-10m © February 20, 1931
Cattle Drive -A Day on a Western Range (Viking Pictures); J Frank Dobie & G. H. Griffiths c-11m © February 6, 1950
Cattleman: A Rancher's Story Robert H. Burns c-22m © November 13, 1964
Cattlemen (ERPI); William M. Gregory bw-10m © December 21, 1939
The Cave Community (Cumberland Caverns) Bert Van Bork, Thomas C. Barr & Carl H. Krekeler c-13m © April 25, 1961
Cave Dwellers of the Old Stone Age Hallam L. Movius and Leroi-Gourhan c-18m © February 16, 1960 video of black & white version [56]
Caves: The Dark Wilderness Matthew N. Herman c-22m © August 2, 1976
Central America bw-11m © September 22, 1944
Central America: Finding New Ways c-17m © April 19, 1974
Centralization and Decentralization John T. Bobbitt (producer); James L. McCamy bw-17m © October 9, 1952 American Democracy; video [57]
Cézanne (Visual Images); David W. Powell, Cherill Anson c-5m 1976
Change Master Companies: Putting the Theory Into Action (National Educational Media); Chuck Olin (producer); Rosabeth Moss Kanter c-37m 1987
The Changing Seasons Jerry Haislmaier (producer); Barbara Wehr c-14m 1981
Charlemagne, Unifier of Europe (Tadié Cinéma); Jean Hubert c-13m © April 16, 1964
A Charles Dickens Christmas John Barnes; art director: Wilford Arnold; editor Carmen di Belieff; cast: Roddy Hughes bw-22m © July 17, 1956 video [58]
Charting the Universe with Optical and Radio Telescopes I. S. Bowen & Robert I. Johnson c-13m © June 5, 1963
Chartres Cathedral John Barnes; writer: John Canaday; art director: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Archer Goodwin; editor: Robert Johnson c-30m © January 14, 1963 video [59]
Chaucer's England John Barnes; art director: Wilford Arnold; camera: Alfred Hick; cast: Michael Goodliffe & Ernest Thesigner c-30m © February 3, 1958 video [60]
Cheetah Jane and Peter Chermayeff c-11m 1971 Silent Safari
Chemistry and a Changing World (ERPI) bw-10m © December 26, 1940 revised 1953
Chemistry: Introductory Course David W. Ridgway (producer); camera: Isidore Mankofsky; cast: John F. Baxter bw-series of 162 shorts (30m each) 1958 Titles include (incomplete): Chemical Reactions in the Animal Body / Colors of Aquo Complex Ions, Coordination Number / Metals and Metallurgy / Natural Polymers - Carbohydrates and Proteins / Rates of Chemical eactions / Some Aspects of Complex Ion Theory / Some Typical Biochemical Laboratory Tests / Sulfur Oxides—Sulfuric Acid
Chemistry of Heredity (Milner-Fenwick) c-2 parts (15m each) 1979
The Cherry Orchard: Chekov - Innovator of Modern Drama John Barnes; co-writer: Norris Houghton; art direction: Robert Gundliff; camera: Joseph Brun; editor: Robert Johnson; cast: Maureen Stapleton, John Colicos, Frances Sternhagen, and Donald Moffat & Lou Gilbert c-20m December 1967
The Cherry Orchard: Comedy or Tragedy? John Barnes; co-writer: Norris Houghton; art direction: Robert Gundliff; camera: Joseph Brun; editor: Robert Johnson; cast: Maureen Stapleton, John Colicos, Frances Sternhagen, Donald Moffat, and Lou Gilbert c-20m December 1967
Chicago, Midland Metropolis Bert Van Bork and Clarence W. Sorensen c-22m © June 11, 1963
Chicano from the Southwest Julia Gonsalves c-15m © April 28, 1970 Newcomers to the City; video [61]
The Chick Embryo: from Streak to Hatching David W. Ridgway (producer); K. T. Rogers and Ralph Buchsbaum c-8m © October 11, 1960 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life; video [62]
Child Growth (ERPI); Charlotte Bühler bw-10m © August 10, 1930
Child of the Philippines: No Time for Play Bryan H. Easte (producer); Don Whyte; editor: Bill Henderson c-14m 1979
Children in Autumn Milan Herzog (producer); Bruce Hoffman c-11m © July 23, 1958
Children in Spring Milan Herzog (producer); Dennis Johnson c-11m © December 19, 1957
Children in Summer Milan Herzog (producer); Dennis Johnson c-11m © December 19, 1957
Children in Winter Milan Herzog (producer); William R. Clark c-11m © January 15, 1958
Children of China (Inside China) (ERPI); L. C. Goodrich; camera: Amos Burg bw-10m © December 26, 1940 Children of Many Lands
Children of Germany: in the Rhineland c-13m © March 25, 1955 Children of Many Lands
Children of Holland (ERPI); Arthur I. Gates; revised with Celeste C. Perason and Milan Herzog producing bw-10m © November 3, 1939 Children of Many Lands; revised 1949
Children of Japan (ERPI); Hugh Borton bw-11m © October 15, 1940 Children of Many Lands; video [63]
Children of Scotland Clarence W. Sorensen c-13m © March 3, 1958 Children of Many Lands
Children of Switzerland (ERPI); Arthur I. Gates and Celeste C. Peardon bw-10m © March 29, 1940 Children of Many Lands
Children of the Alps (Condor Film); Henry Fueter (producer) - Otto Ritter bw-13m © October 13, 1950 Children of Many Lands
Chile: People of the Country (ERPI) bw-10m © December 24, 1940
China under Communism Francis L.K. Hsu bw-22m © August 29, 1962 video [64]
China: A Network of Communes Ric Gentry; camera: Jens Bjerre c-15m December 1977
China: A Portrait of the Land (Magnum Films); Philip Gittelman (producer); René Burri (camera) c-18m © September 8, 1967
China's Industrial Revolution (Magnum Films); Philip Gittelman (producer); René Burri (camera) c-15m © September 15, 1967 video (black and white version) [65]
China's Villages in Change (Magnum Films); Philip Gittelman (producer); René Burri (camera) c-20m © September 5, 1967
Choosing What to Buy Howard Potter (producer); Michael A. MacDowell c-15m © December 16, 1977 (completed '76) video [66]
Choosing What to Make Howard Potter (producer); Michael A. MacDowell c-15m © November 24, 1976
Choosing Your Vocation (ERPI); Harry D. Kitson bw-10m © February 27, 1931
A Christmas Gift c-5m © December 9, 1953
Christmas in Germany: A Story of Giving Bert Van Bork c-24m 1979
Christmas Rhapsody Milan Herzog (producer); music: Charles Henry bw-11m © September 13, 1948 video [67]
Christmas through the Ages Milan Herzog (producer); Charles S. Braden c-14m © August 6, 1954
Chromosomes of Man John Walker (producer); Sajiro Makino & Ralph Buchsbaum bw-21m © August 22, 1957
The Circle of Life Bert Van Bork (producer); script: Tony Hutz; animation: David Alexovich c-21m 1983
Circus Day in Our Town Milan Herzog (producer); Grace Storm bw-11m © November 16, 1949 video [68]
Circus Kids Paul Buchbinder c-16m 1984
Circus! Paul Buchbinder c-15m 1984
Circus: Serrina Becomes an Acrobat Milan Herzog (producer); William Vincent c-11m © February 2, 1972
Cities: How They Grow Milan Herzog (producer); Robert S. Lynd bw-11m © May 13, 1953 video [69]
The City Gloria Cammarota c-11m © October 29, 1962
City Boy of the Ivory Coast c-16m © September 11, 1970
City Bus Driver Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © August 29, 1962
City Government- Closest to the People (Concept Films); Scott Anderson c-20m © April 1, 1976 (completed '73)
City in Winter Roach Van Allen c-10m © October 3, 1969
City Water Supply (ERPI); W. Rudolfs bw-10m © March 11, 1941 video [70]
The Civil War John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Alberg; camera: Louis Clyde Stoumen and Gordon Weisenborn c-16m © May 12, 1954 video [71]
Civilization in Chiapas Roger Snodgrass; camera: Brian Capener c-28m 1978
Classical Civilization: Emperor and Slave John Barnes; writer: Mortimer Adler; cast: George Hagan, Simon Lac, and Mortimer J. Adler c-29m © May 13, 1965
Classical Civilization: The Spirit of Rome John Barnes; writer: Charles Bell; cast: George Hagan, Simon Lac, and Mortimer J. Adler c-29m © April 20, 1965
Classifying- Juggling Shapes, Sizes, Colors, Textures Paul Buchbinder c-14m 1980 video [72]
Classifying Living Things Bruce Hoffman c-20m 1985
Claudius, Boy of Ancient Rome William Deneen and John Eadie; writer: Elmore Leonard c-16m © July 9, 1964 video [73]
The Climates of North America c-17m 1962
Cloth: Fiber to Fabric Bill Kay (producer); Emilie U. Lepthien; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-15m © August 27, 1968
Clothing (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-10m © October 15, 1937
Clothing John Barnes c-11m © September 28, 1955 (completed '54)
Clowns: The Laugh Makers (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Robert Boucher; script: Peter Kastner; narrator: Don Williams c-24m © February 15, 1978
Coaching and Counseling: Management Tools for Improving Performance Chuck Olin (producer); David W. Ross c-22m 1985
Coaching and Counselling: Case Studies (National Educational Media) c-15m 1987
Colloids (ERPI); Hermann Irving Schlesinger bw-10m © February 1, 1938
Colombia and Venezuela Milan Herzog (producer); Preston E. James c-17m © January 17, 1962
Colombia and Venezuela L. S. Rowe & William Manger bw-11m © December 19, 1944
Colonial America: Life in the Maturing Colonies c-17m 1991
Colonial Children (ERPI) bw-10m © January 2, 1940
Colonial Expansion (North America 1492-1763) (ERPI); Henry S. Commager bw-11m © November 20, 1942 video [74]
Coloquios Culturales (Producciones Ancora Espana); Milan Herzog and John W. Oller (producers); Antonio Ribas; consultant: Angel González Araúzo c-10 shorts (10m each) 1965
Color Paul Burnford c-6m © August 18, 1954 Art in Action
Color Keying in Art and Living narrator: James Brill c-10m © April 26, 1951 video [75]
Comb Jellies: Locomotion and Behavior c-8mm film loops 1969
Comets Robert L. McDonell], advisor: Dave Smith; artists: Arlene Skarani, Anthony A. Morse, and Gloriana Gill c-15m 1979
Coming Back from a Stroke Henry B. Betts, Arthur Dale Ericsson, and Howard G. Thistle c-19m 1982
Common Animals of the Woods J.E. Hill bw-11m © December 28, 1943
The Common Cold Warren P. Everote (producer); Thomas Francis Jr. bw-11m © June 2, 1949
Communicating with the Public Kenneth Zimmer c-12m © March 17, 1971 video [76]
Communities and How They Work c-12m 1987
The Community Ralph Buchsbaum c-11m © March 27, 1962 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
Competition and Big Business (Brookings Institution); "based on a study by" A. D. H. Kaplan c-22m © April 27, 1953 video [77]
Computer Glossery: or Coming to Terms with the Data Processing Machine Charles and Ray Eames c-10m 1973
Computers in Society David Jay (producer); Bear McKay c-17m 1983
Concepts in Chemistry c-series of 8mm film loops-(2m each) © July 6, 1964 titles: Buoyancy in Gas / Buoyancy in Liquids / Density / Phase Change / Volume
Conducting Good Music Milan Herzog (producer); Ralph E. Rush; music: Hans Swarowsky & Vienna Symphony c-11m © November 16, 1956
A Conflict of Interest (Open University); Rissa de la Paz (producer); consultant: Marion Hall; camera: Tim Chard; editor Doug McLeod c-25m 1993
The Congress John T. Bobbitt (producer); Hugh A. Bone bw-20m © December 9, 1954
The Coniferous Forest Biome John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum & Orlando Park c-16m © February 13, 1969
The Conquest of the Spoon Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 25, 1947 Yale University of Child Development
Conservation of Natural Resources (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-11m © January 1, 1938 video [78]
Constitution of the United States (Chuck Olin Associates) c-19m 1982
The Constitution of the United States Alpheus T. Mason c-22m © February 28, 1956
Consumer Economics and You Don Klugman c-16m © December 6, 1976
Consumer Economics: Making Decisions (Chuck Olin Associates) Chuck Olin & Larry Hall c-21m 1983
Consumption of Foods bw-11m © May 31, 1946 World Food Problems
Continent of Africa (Lands Below the Sahara ) Paul Bohannan c-21m © January 8, 1963
Continental Drift: The Theory of Plate Techtonics (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork (producer); Robert E. Boyer c-22m 1980
Control of Body Temperature (ERPI) bw-10m © September 23, 1940
Controversy Over Industrial Pollution: A Case Study Charles F. Finance (producer); Luther P. Gerlck; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-17m © November 29, 1972
Controversy Over the Moon Charles F. Finance; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-15m © March 31, 1971 video [79]
Copper -Mining and Smelting (Viking Pictures); advisor: John R. Lewis c-11m © February 6, 1950 video [80]
Copper: from Quarry to Cable (Institut for Film und Bild in Wissenschaft und Unterricht); writer: Hans Lehmbacker c-13m 1994
Corky the Crow (Cathedral Films); John Walker (producer); John Calvin Reid c-11m © May 31, 1960
The Corn Farmer (ERPI); William M. Gregory bw-10m © December 21, 1939
The Corn Farmer Larry Yust and W.N. Thompson c-11m © July 19, 1960
Cotton bw-11m © May 31, 1946
The Cotton Farmer William Deneen and William L. Giles c-14m © May 10, 1963
A Cougar and Her Cubs Barbara Wehr c-11m 1983
Country Vet John Barnes (producer); Sidney Milburn; camera: Michael Livesey; editor : Robert Johnson c-12m © April 13, 1972 (filmed '67)
Cowboys and Broncbusters bw-11m © October 24, 1949
Creation of a Portrait J. R. Kray c-11m © June 8, 1950
Creation of the World (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 16, 1975 Art of Silence
The Creative Approach to Education (ERPI); Hughes Mearns bw-10m © January 1, 1931
Crustaceans: Lobsters, Barnacles, Shrimp, and Their Relatives William A. Anderson (producer); Frank A. Brown c-13m © November 28, 1955 video [81]
Culture and Costumes: The Great Clothes Put-On John Barnes (producer) Robert Riley c-15m 1974

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
DNA: Molecule of Heredity Larry Yust and Dr. George Wells Beadle c-16m © October 11, 1960 video [82]
Daniel Boone (Emerson Film Corp.); Thomas D. Clark bw-18m © June 7, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
Daniel Webster (Emerson Film Corp.); Arthur C. Cole bw-18m © January 2, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
The Danube: The Valley and Its People George Kish (producer); William Deneen; writer: Elmore Leonard c-14m © September 17, 1964
Danzas Region Ales Espanolas (Regional Dances of Spain) (Producciones Ancora Espana); Milan Herzog (producer); John W Oller c-14m © March 21, 1966
Dashes, Hurdles and Relays (ERPI); Lawson Robertson bw-10m © March 1, 1938
A Day at the Fair Harry James Reed bw-11m © November 28, 1947 video [83]
Daybreak (Over Monumental Valley) Bert Van Bork c-9m © January 21, 1977
Days of the Week (Centron Corporation); consultants: Carol Elsholz & Jane Polcyn c-5m 1988 First Things First: Early Literacy Skills
The Declaration of Independence by the Colonies Henry S. Commager c-19m © March 23, 1956
Deer Live with Danger Les Blackcock c-11m © November 17, 1952
Defending the City's Health (ERPI) bw-10m © December 26, 1941
Defensive Footwork in Basketball Wilbur Johns bw-11m © May 31, 1946
Degas (Visual Images); David W. Powell, Cherill Anson and Evelyn Anderson; narrator: Peter S. Vogt c-7m 1973 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
Demetri Alexandros' Dive Athenagoras Aneste, George Louris, Emmanuel Vergis, and George Konstantopoulos c-9m © July 16, 1977
Democracy Harold Lasswell bw-11m © March 1, 1946 video [84]
Democracy and Deposition (Defining Democracy) bw-18m © March 19, 1954
Desert Arabs bw-11m © April 13, 1948
The Desert Michael Birch (producer); Richard Bunchsbaum, and Charles E. Olmsted c-22m © February 27, 1962 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology; revised 1971
The Desert Scott W. Benton c-11m 1988
The Desert Community Bert Van Bork c-11m © November 11, 1965 Basic life science series, unit 5: Plant and animal relationships
The Deserted Village A.J.H. Pullinger (producer); Clarence W. Hach & Oliver Goldsmith c-17m © April 17, 1971
Despotism Harold Lasswell bw-11m © March 1, 1946 video [85]
Development of Communication bw-11m © July 20, 1946 (completed 1942)
Development of Communications from Telegraph to TV bw-10m © June 27, 1955
The Development of Education (ERPI) bw-10m © April 2, 1942
The Development of Transportation (ERPI) bw-10m © December 1, 1931 video [86]
The Development of Transportation Ralph E. Turner c-11m © August 6, 1958
A Dialogue for This Decade: C. V. Narasimhan bw-20m © August 7, 1962
A Dialogue for This Decade: George W. Beadle bw-20m © June 5, 1962
A Dialogue for This Decade: Lady Barbara Ward Jackson bw-20m © July 9, 1962
A Dialogue for This Decade: Newton Minow bw-20m © June 21, 1962
A Dialogue for This Decade: Paul C. Asidou bw-20m © July 9, 1962
A Dialogue for This Decade: Sterling McMurrin bw-20m © June 5, 1962
Diffusion and Osmosis Stanley Croner (producer); Charles F. Finance c-14m © August 24, 1973 video [87]
Digestion of Foods (ERPI); A. J. Carlson bw-10m © January 15, 1938
The Digestive System Horace Davenport c-7m © October 18, 1965
The Digestive System Bruce Hoffman c-19m 1981
Dinosaurs: The Age of the Terrible Lizards Matthew N. Herman (producer); Graham Lee Mahim c-24m © December 29, 1976
Discovering the Forest Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-11m © December 8, 1966 Basic life science series, unit 5: Plant and animal relationships
Discovery and Exploration (ERPI) bw-10m © December 30, 1942
A Discussion in History bw-21m © February 19, 1951 Teaching by Discussion
A Discussion in the Physical Sciences bw-21m © February 19, 1951 Teaching by Discussion
A Discussion in the Social Sciences bw-21m © November 9, 1950 Teaching by Discussion
Distance Races (ERPI); Lawson Robertson; revised with Dean Cromwell & Brutus Hamilton bw-10m © May 17, 1938 revised 1946
Distributing America's Goods - What Does It Cost? bw-11m © March 14, 1946
Distributing Heat Energy (ERPI); H. Horton Sheldon bw-10m © December 6, 1938 revised 1946
Distribution of Foods bw-11m © May 31, 1946 World Food Problems
Distribution of Plants and Animals John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-16m © September 18, 1965 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
The Doctor Warren P. Everote (producer); Louis W. Sauer bw-11m © December 3, 1947 video [88]
The Doctor I. Blanche Bourne c-17m © June 18, 1968
Dr. Heidegger's Experiment Larry Yust & Clifton Fadiman; writer: Shirley Jackson; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; cast: Peter Brocco, Richard Hale, Edward Schaaf, Robert Guthrie, John Barclay, Leslie Bradley and others c-2 parts (21m/10m) © October 12, 1969 video [89]
Dr. Leakey and the Dawn of Man National Geographic Society c-26m © June 23, 1967
The Dodder (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © February 25, 1931
A Doll's House John Barnes; writer: Norris Houghton; camera: Joseph Brun; editor: Robert Johnson; cast: Frances Sternhagen & Paul Sparer c-2 parts (33m/28m) © January 11, 1968
Dolls of Many Lands c-9m © March 20, 1957
Dolphins in the Zoo Paul Witty (producer); George Rabb and Paul Buchbinder; narrator: Randy Brill c-11m 1979
Don't Be Afraid Hal Kopel (producer); Rose H. Alschuler bw-12m © August 5, 1953 (completed '52) video [90]
Don't Get Angry Milan Herzog (producer); Rose H. Alschuler; narrator: Ken Nodine bw-12m © March 16, 1953 video [91]
Drawing with Pencil Theodore Kautzky bw-11m © November 17, 1947
The Dream (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © August 4, 1975 Art of Silence
Dress for Health Pattric Ruth O'Keefe c-10m © October 27, 1957
Drive Defensively! c-11m © June 16, 1959
Drug Addiction Andrew C. Ivy; narrator: James Brill;cast: John Galvarro bw-22m © January 15, 1952 video [92]
The Drug Problem: What Do You Think? Stanley Croner (producer); Charles Gorodetsky c-18m © January 19, 1973
Dynamic (ERPI); William H. Kilpatrick bw-10m © February 24, 1931

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Early Play Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 25, 1947 Yale University of Child Development
Early Settlers of New England: Salem 1626-1629 (ERPI); Chester R. Arnold bw-11m © December 18, 1940 video [93]
Early Social Behavior (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 4, 1935 Yale University of Child Development
Early Victorian England and Charles Dickens John Barnes and Douglas Campbell; writer: Clifton Fadiman; art director: C. Walter Hodges c-34m © March 8, 1962 video [94]
The Ears and Hearing Warren P. Everote (producer); H G Kobrak, John Ralston Lindsay, and Henry B. Perlman; camera: John Walker and Andrew Costikyan bw-11m © January 20, 1950
The Ears and Hearing Charles F. Finance (producer); Richard Barlow c-22m © August 2, 1969 video [95]
The Ears of King Midas Fred Ladd c-10m 1977 animated cartoon
The Earth in Change: The Earth's Crust Jeffrey Osier c-16m © December 5, 1961
The Earth in Motion (ERPI); Walter Bartky bw-10m © November 15, 1936 video [96]
Earth Satellites -Explorers of Outer Space c-17m © December 31, 1958
Earth Science: Exploring Planet Earth Bert Van Bork (producer) c-20m 1978
Earth: Man's Home Charles M. Davis c-10m © February 24, 1970
Earthquakes: A Lesson in Disaster Bert Van Bork (producer) c-15m © August 27, 1971
Earthquakes: Exploring Earth's Restless Crust (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork (producer) c-22m 1983 video [97]
The Earthworm: Nature's Plowman (Science Pictures); David Spears, Paul Clayton and Madeleine Spears; camera: Richard Kirby and Tracey Penn; editors: Eric Robert and Anna Newton; editors: Ray Cooper and Patrick Flower c-12m 1991
Easing the Pain (Open University); Rissa de la Paz (producer); consultants: Chris Wells, John Miles, and Eric Ghadiali; editor: Andrew Cowin; camera: Manford Mueller c-25m 1993
East Africa: Kenya, Tanganyika, Uganda Paul Bohannan c-21m © July 27, 1962
An Easter Surprise c-6m © November 6, 1953
Eat for Health Hugh and Suzanne Johnston (producers); Barbara Wehr c-8m 1981
Eat for Health Hugh and Suzanne Johnston c-8m © September 30, 1954 video [98]
Echinoderms: Sea Stars and Their Relatives Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-16m © December 5, 1961 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Echinoderms, Sea Stars and Their Relatives Scott W. Benton c-13m 1987 video [99]
Eclipses of the Sun and Moon (2nd edition) Jeffrey Osier; consultants: William Buscombe and Robert Deem c-10m 1989
Eclipses of the Sun and Moon Jeffrey Osier c-11m © February 4, 1966 revised 1989
Ecology of a Hot Spring Bert Van Bork (producer); Thomas Brock c-15m 1972 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
Ecology: Barry Commoner's Viewpoint James Oliver (producer); music: Kent Smith; animation: John Haugse c-18m © July 5, 1977
Eggs G. F. Stewart bw-11m © October 18, 1946 video [100]
Egypt and the Nile Donald G. Hoffman (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen c-16m © June 3, 1954 video [101]
Egypt: Cradle of Civilization William Deneen c-11m © September 28, 1962
Electing the President Dennis S. Johnson c-30m 1983
Electric Circuits: You Can Do It Philip Stockton (producer); Scott W. Benton c-12m 1986
Electricity and How It Is Made Albert Piltz c-16m © June 9, 1964
Electricity: How to Make a Circuit Donald A. Boyer c-11m © May 19, 1959
Electrochemistry (ERPI); Hermann Irving Schlesinger bw-10m © March 10, 1937
Electrodynamics (ERPI); Walter Bartky bw-10m © November 15, 1936 revised 1946
Electromagnets - How They Work c-11m © March 24, 1960
Electrons (ERPI); Harvey B. Lemon bw-10m © March 10, 1937 revised 1946; video [102]
Electrons at Work Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-16m © August 15, 1961
Electrostatics (ERPI); Hermann Irving Schlesinger & Harvey B. Lemon bw-10m © March 17, 1933 revised 1950
The Elementary Teacher as a Guide (ERPI); Boyd Henry Bode bw-20m © February 27, 1931
The Elements of Electric Circuits (ERPI) bw-10m © December 16, 1943
Elephant Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-11m 1971 Silent Safari, video excerpt [103]
Elephant Baby Milan Herzog (producer); Ruth O. Bradley c-11m © December 31, 1958
Elephants (Elephant Tricks) (ERPI); Ernest Horn, Arthur I. Gates, and Celeste C. Pearson bw-11m © September 20, 1940 video [104]
Eli Whitney (Emerson Film Corp.); Harold F. Williamson bw-18m © August 10, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
Emergency Care - to Save a Life Vera Morkovin & Dale Collier c-10m 1979
Emilio En España (Level 3) (Producciones Ancora Espana); Milan Herzog and John W. Oller (producers); Antonio Ribas; consultant: Angel González Araúzo c-10 shorts (10m each) 1965
Emilio En Españan (Level 2) (Producciones Ancora Espana); Milan Herzog and John W. Oller (producers); Antonio Ribas; consultant: Angel González Araúzo c-27 shorts (10m each) 1964
Emilio En Españan: Lesson 11 Campos Manchegos (Producciones Ancora Espana), Milan Herzog, and John W. Oller (producers); Antonio Ribas; consultant: Angel González Araúzo c-7m 1964 video [105]
Emilio En Españan: Lesson 12 Molinos de Viento (Producciones Ancora Espana), Milan Herzog, and John W. Oller (producers); Antonio Ribas; consultant: Angel González Araúzo c-7m 1964 video [106]
Endangered Animals: Will They Survive? (Reid-Cowan Productions-Avatar Learning); Thomas R. Howell c-24m © July 6, 1976
Endocrine Glands (ERPI) bw-10m © January 2, 1940
The Endrocine System Bruce Hoffman (producer), William V. Mayer, and Richard L. Landau c-20m 1982 video segment [107]
Energy and Its Transformations Harvey B. Lemon and Hermann Irving Schlesinger bw-11m © June 18, 1946
Energy and Work Larry Yust; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © July 6, 1961
Energy for the Future (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork (producer); Robert E. Boyer c-17m © December 10, 1974
Energy from the Sun William H. Matthews c-11m © April 7, 1955 video [108]
Energy from the Sun (2nd edition) Bert Van Bork c-18m 1980
Energy: A Matter of Choices Charles F. Finance (producer); Luther P. Gerlach c-22m © December 7, 1973
England in the Middle Ages (Boulton-Hawker Films); David Boulton c-30m 1981
The English and Dutch Explorers Theodore E. Layng c-11m © November 22, 1965
English Children: Life in the City Harold S. Kemp bw-11m © February 23, 1949 Children of Many Lands; video [109]
English Life: Life in Sheffield Dirk Campbell c-22m © July 21, 1975
The Environment: Everything around Us William Kay (producer); Albert Larson c-13m © May 23, 1972
Equality under Law: The California Fair Housing Cases editor: Meredith Lefcourt and Frederic Goodrich; camera: Kenneth Plotin c-20m © October 7, 1969
Equality under Law: The Lost Generation of Prince Edward County John Barnes (producer); writer: Linda Gottlieb c-25m © August 22, 1967 completed in 1966; video [110]
Erosion and Weathering: Looking at the Land Bert Van Bark & Peter Fenner; script: James Clark c-17m © November 22, 1976
Erosion: Leveling the Land Stanley Croner (producer); Bill Varney & John S Shelton; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-14m © July 6, 1964
Eskimo Children (ERPI); Henry B. Collins bw-10m © December 29, 1941 Children of Many Lands
Eskimo Family William Deneen c-17m © December 11, 1959 video [111]
Eskimos- Winter in Western Alaska Frederick Machetanz c-10m © September 18, 1950 video [112]
Eugene Lonesco's the New Tennant Larry Yust and Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-2 parts (31m each) © November 13, 1975
Europe (Geography of Europe) (KAS Studio Ava); Jiri Vanek (producer); Rudolf Krejcik; co-writer: Jeffery Osier c-4 shorts (20m each) 1993 titles: Insular Region / Northern Region / Southern Region / Western Region
Europe Explores America: Northern Voyages and Settlements c-16m 1991
Europe Explores America: Southern Voyages and Settlements c-16m 1991
The Everglades: Conserving a Balanced Community Paul Buchbinder c-12m 1987
Evidence for Molecules and Atoms Larry Yust (producer); Stanley Croner and Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-19m © September 19, 1961
Evidence for the Ice Age (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Charles F. Finance, and Gary Lopez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-19m © March 16, 1965 revised 1988; video [113]
Evolution of Landscapes Bert Van Bork (producer) c-18m 1986
Evolution of Vascular Plants: The Ferns Howard Arnott and Ralph Buchabaum c-16m © September 12, 1962
Exercise and Physical Fitness Kent Smith (producer); Gerald Gardner c-22m © December 7, 1973
Exercise for Happy Living Arthur H Steinhaus bw-11m © November 30, 1950
Expanding Math Skills with the Minicalculator: Introduction (Aesop Films Inc.-National Semiconductor Corp.); Marvin L. Sohns c-16m © April 26, 1977 part animated cartoon
Expanding Math Skills with the Minicalculator: The Winner (Aesop Films Inc.-National Semiconductor Corp.); Marvin L. Sohns c-16m © April 26, 1977 part animated cartoon
Experimenting with Animals, White Rats c-10m © August 5, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, Animals with Backbones
Experiments in Physics Thomas G. Smith (producer); c-series of 8mm film loops 1970 titles: Cathode-ray Oscilloscope: Historical introduction. / Some elementary things an oscilloscope can do / The function of the amplifier in the oscilloscope / Electron gun 2--electron focusing / Phase and the oscilloscope / Oscilloscope controls and their functions / Frequency measurement 2--time base / Frequency measurement I--time base
Experiments in Physics (second series) (Kaye Instrument Company); Thomas G. Smith (producer); Albert V. Baez, Colan Powel & Homar Bosserman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-series of 8mm loop films (4m each) 1971 titles: Computer Animated Standing Waves in a Spring / Parametric Variations / Reflection of Pulses Parts 1 & 2 / Superimposition of Pulses / Supersition of Pulses
Explaining Matter: Atoms and Molecules Hal Kopel (producer); Larry Yust & Kenneth E. Vordenberg; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © November 27, 1958
Explaining Matter: Chemical Change David Jay c-16m 1982
Explaining Matter: Chemical Change Larry Yust, Robert Deem & Theodore A. Ansbacher c-11m © July 19, 1960
Explaining Matter: Evidence for the Atomic-Molecular Theory David Jay c-16m 1982
Explaining Matter: Molecules in Motion George Gamow c-11m © December 31, 1958
Exploring the Night Sky Milan Herzog (producer); F. W. Schlesinger bw-10m © April 5, 1956
Exploring the Universe (ERPI); Walter Bartky bw-10m © May 1, 1937
The Eyes and Seeing Stanley Croner (producer); Charles F. Finance, Jerome T. Pearlman, and Ralph Buchsbaum c-16m © April 18, 1968
Eyes and Their Care (ERPI); Collaborators: Department of Ophthalmology at College of Medicine, New York University and College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University bw-11m © December 21, 1941 video [114]
Eyes and Vision Margaret McKibben Lawler (advisor) c-10m © August 30, 1963

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Face of the Earth Paul Burnford & Arthur L. Swerdloff c-11m © November 18, 1953
Fact of the Earth. c-10m 1975
The Fall of the House of Usher (Aatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Guerdon Trueblood c-2 parts (30m/12m) © February 20, 1976
Falling Water Bert Van Bork (producer) c-13m 1987
La Familia Fernández Milan Herzog (producer); Irving Rusinow & John W. Oller; consultant: Angel González Araúzo c-series of shorts (40m approx., 54 completed by 1963) 1962
La Familia Fernández: Otra Carta Milan Herzog (producer); Irving Rusinow & John W. Oller; consultant: Angel González Araúzo c-10m 1963 video [115]
Fantasy of Feet c-8m © May 9, 1969
Far Western States Carl Dudley c-11m © June 3, 1955
Far Western States (ERPI) bw-10m © December 31, 1942
Farm Animals (ERPI); Ernest Horn & Arthur I. Gates bw-10m © October 15, 1937
Farm Animals John Walker c-11m © February 6, 1957
The Farm Community c-14m © February 12, 1969
Farm Family in Autumn Thomas G. Smith & E. Laurence Palmer c-15m © September 8, 1967 video [116]
Farm Family in Spring Thomas G. Smith & E. Laurence Palmer c-15m © February 22, 1968 video [117]
Farm Family in Summer Thomas G. Smith & E. Laurence Palmer c-15m © June 7, 1968 video [118]
Farm Family in Winter Thomas G. Smith & E. Laurence Palmer c-15m © September 8, 1967 video [119]
The Farmer Milan Herzog (producer) bw-14m © May 5, 1954
The Farmer in a Changing America John Barnes (producer); James P. Shelton c-27m © July 6, 1973 (filmed 1969)
The Faroe Islands Family (Nordisk Films-Statens Filmcentral) bw-11m © October 19, 1953
The Farrier: Shoeing a Horse (Silver Dollar Inc.); Claude Locke] c-10m 1979
FDR and World War Two bw-17m 1980
The Federal Reserve System: Origin, Purpose and Functions James W Angell & Frank Cellier bw-23m © October 5, 1950
A Few Tests of Child Intelligence (ERPI); Ina Craig Sartorius bw-10m © September 12, 1930
Fiber Optics (Science Pictures); Madeleine Spears (producer); Chris Barmer; camera: Tracy Gow & David Spears; graphics: Anna Newton; consultant: Robert Applebaum c-16m 1992 video [120]
A Field Becomes a Town c-14m © October 27, 1970
The Fig Tree c-10m 1971
Filbert and the Melon Cheater: Subtraction with Borrowing (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © October 9, 1975 Math That Counts
Finding His Voice (Western Electric Company); F. Lyle Goldman; animation producer: Max Fleischer bw-10m June 21, 1929 part animated cartoon video [121]
Fire Warren P. Everote (producer); Charles K. Arey; camera: John Walker bw-11m © February 26, 1947 video [122]
Fire in the Sea (Hawaiian Volcanoes) Bert Van Bork (producer) c-10m © May 10, 1973
Fire Mountain (Mt. Kilauea, Hawaii) Bert Van Bork c-17m © June 17, 1970
Fire Prevention (In the Home) bw-14m © June 25, 1951
Fire, Friend and Foe (Avatar Learning); Joy B. Day c-23m 1979
Fire: What Makes It Burn Illa Podendorf c-11m © August 16, 1962 video [123]
The Fireman (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-10m © November 3, 1939
The Fireman Milan Herzog (producer); Ernest Horn c-11m © October 8, 1954 video [124]
First Aid Filmettes (American Red Cross) bw-6 shorts (2m each) © April 6, 1951 titles: Artificial Respiration / Care of Wounds / Control of Bleeding / Extensive Burns / Splinting a Fracture / Treatment for Shock
First Aid on the Spot (American Red Cross) bw-11m © April 26, 1951 revised 1959
First Aid on the Spot Vera Morkovin & Dale Collier c-10m 1979
First Aid: Wounds and Fractures (ERPI) bw-10m © December 30, 1941
First Chicago: Case Study No. 2 Banking on Quality (Marchis Productions-National Educational Media); Mike Wright (producer); camera: Hal Bernstein, George Peebles & Mike Griffin; editor: Mary Frisoli; audio: Dave Durham, John Crisp & Les Stolarczyk; music: Nick Sanabria c-21m 1991
First Fifty- EBE's Golden Anniversary Retrospective c-16m 1978
The First Many-Celled Animals: Sponges John Walker (producer) c-17m © March 8, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
First Men Into Space: Solving the Space Survival Problems c-16m © February 14, 1962
The Fish Embryo: From Fertilization to Harching (Le Développement Embryonnaire du Poisson / Zebra Fish) National Film Board of Canada c-27m 1961 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life; (edited down for American release)
The Fish in a Changing Environment Thomas G. Smith & William P. Braker c-11m © December 6, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, Animals with Backbones
The Fish That Nearly Drowned (Moscow Educational Films) c-10m 1966
5000 Brains Tom Hollyman c-27m 1974
Flatboatman of the Frontier: Ohio Valley Farmers, 1790-1820 (ERPI); Thomas D. Clark bw-11m © December 26, 1941 video [125]
Flatworms: Platyhelminthes John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-16m © September 12, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Flood Forecasting Bert Von Bork (producer); c-20m 1986
Florida: Spanish Colony to American State (Advanced American Communications); Robert C. Peters & B. Don Greene (producer); Glenn & Karen Winters c-17m 1990
Flowering Barrie Whatley (producer); Andrew Crilly c-25m 1990
Flowering Plants and Their Parts Charles L. Finance & George I. Schwartz; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-16m © December 6, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, The World of Green Plants
Flowers Are Forever Jerry Haislmaier c-21m 1983
Flowers at Work John Walker (producer); William M. Harlow c-11m © April 20, 1956 video [126]
Flying a Kite Willard Abraham & John Barnes c-5m © October 2, 1952
Fog Bert Van Bork (producer) c-9m © September 24, 1971
Food Hermann D. Tauchert (producer); Edward P. Storke c-12m 1979
Food and Nutrition c-10m 1950 (probably a re-edit of an earlier film)
Food and People: An Introduction to the World's Food Problems Charles Benton bw-28m © November 10, 1955
Food from Our Garden (Crawley Films) c-10m © July 24, 1952
Food from the Sun Thomas G. Smith & John Wagner c-9m © July 4, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, The World of Living Things; video [127]
The Food Store bw-11m © February 15, 1946
The Food Store Marjorie D. Sharp c-13m © September 27, 1957
Foods and Nutrition (ERPI) bw-10m © January 2, 1940
For Your Baby: Postnatal Care (National Educational Media); Judith Conaway (producer); Ned Miller; editors: Suzanne Rosen & Randy McLeod c-15m 1990
For Your Baby: Prenatal Care (National Educational Media); Judith Conaway (producer); Ned Miller; editors: Suzanne Rosen & Randy McLeod c-15m 1990
Forces Larry Yust (producer); Stanley Croner; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-15m © August 15, 1961
Forest Conservation (New York Zoological Society); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © September 8, 1949 The Living Forest; video [128]
The Forest Grows (New York Zoological Society); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © September 8, 1949 The Living Forest
The Forest Produces (New York Zoological Society); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © September 8, 1949 The Living Forest
Forest Ranger (Viking Pictures); Gordon D. Marckworth c-12m © June 17, 1953
Form Paul Burnford c-6m © August 18, 1954 Art in Action
Fossils: Exploring the Past Bert Van Bork & William H. Mathews c-16m 1978
The Fox and the Rooster Warren P. Everote (producer); Grace E Storm; camera: Lynwood Chase bw-11m © June 25, 1951
Fox Hunt in Italy F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller c-10m © August 19, 1953 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short Fox Hunting In The Roman Campagna
Fragonard (Visual Images); David W. Powell & Cherill Anson; narrator: Peter S. Vogt c-7m 1973 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
France and Its People Milan Herzog (producer) bw-13m © May 2, 1955
France in the New World (Colonial Life in Canada) William Deneen & John Irwin Cooper c-16m © January 9, 1963
Frank and His Dog John Barnes & Gordon Weisenborn c-5m41s © October 2, 1952 video [129]
Frank Tends the Garden c-5m © October 2, 1952
Frederick Douglass Benjamin Quarles & Sterling Stuckey c-9m © January 7, 1972
Free Press Vs. Fair Trial By Jury- the Sheppard Case Stanley Croner; editor: James Kennedy; camera: Alan Capps & Isidore Mankofsky c-27m © August 26, 1969
Freedom of Religion Bernard Wilets c-19m 1982
Freedom to Speak, People of New York Vs. Irving Feiner John Barnes (producer); Robert Q. Lovett; writer: Linda Gottlieb; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-23m © July 20, 1967 video [130]
Freight Train c-12m 1979
The Freight Train Milan Herzog (producer); Paul Robert Hanna bw-11m © January 24, 1955
French and Indian War: Seven Years' War in America William Deneen; collaborators: John Irwin Cooper & Howard Peckham c-16m © March 9, 1962 video [131]
French Canadian Children (ERPI); John Walker bw-10m © May 27, 1940 Children of Many Lands
French Children (Une Famille Bretonne) Milan Herzog (producer); Elton Hocking bw-11m © April 16, 1948 Children of Many Lands
The French Explorers (Crawley Films) Theodore E. Laying c-11m © October 4, 1965
The French Revolution: Death of the Old Regime (NBC News) c-18m 1966 video [132]
The Fresh Water Pond John Walker (producer); Robert W. Hull c-13m © September 5, 1961 revised in 1985 with producer Scott W. Benton
The Frog (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © February 24, 1931
The Frog c-11m © June 14, 1957
The Frog c-series of 8mm loop shorts (3-4m each) © March 4, 1965 titles: The Anatomy of the Central Nervous System / The Breathing and Respiration / Circulation (Arteries) / Circulation (Veins) / The Digestive System / The External Anatomy / The Pithing / The Preparation of a Spinal Frog / The Reproduction and Urinary Systems of the Female / The Reproduction and Urinary Systems of the Male / The Simple Reflexes / Systems of the Male Reproductive and Urinary
From Creeping to Walking (ERPI); Arnold Gesell; editor: Alice V. Keliher bw-10m © October 15, 1934 Yale University of Child Development
Frontier Boy of the Early Midwest William Deneen; writer: Elmore Leanord c-16m © February 1, 1962
Frontiers in Space Milan Herzog (producer); I. S. Bowen c-11m © September 27, 1962
Fuels and Heat (ERPI); H. Horton Sheldon bw-10m © December 2, 1938 revised 1946
Fuels: Their Nature and Use Milan Herzog (producer) c-11m © June 25, 1958
Fun on the Playground Lawrence K. Frank bw-11m © November 28, 1947
Fundamentals of Acoustics Warren P. Everote (producer); camera: John Walker bw-11m © November 15, 1948 revised 1950
Fundamentals of Diet (ERPI) bw-10m © December 28, 1943 video [133]
Fundamentals of Football (ERPI) bw-40m © October 20, 1930
Fundamentals of the Nervous System Milan Herzog (producer); James Toman c-16m © December 8, 1959
Fundamentals of the Nervous System Cheryl Jefferson c-16m 1981
Fundamentals of Track and Field Gerald Heidt bw-24m © March 27, 1954
Fungi John Walker (producer); Josiah L. Lowe c-15m © October 11, 1960 revised in 1988 with Scott W. Benton
Fungus Plants (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © February 24, 1931
Fur Trapper of the North Ralph Bryenton c-11m © March 15, 1951
Furnace in the Sky Bert Van Bork (producer) c-21m 1983
Furniture Craftsmen (Meubelmakers) (ERPI); Edwin Hipkiss bw-10m © April 25, 1940
Fyodor Dostoyevsky's “The Crocodile” Larry Yust & Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-2 parts (28m/10m) © February 26, 1973

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
A Galactic Encyclopedia (York Films); Terence Murtagh (producer); writer: David Taylor; narrator: Kerry Frumkin c-12 shorts (240m total) 1993
The Galapagos: Darwin's World Within Itself John Walker (producer); Robert I. Bowman c-19m © November 10, 1971 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
Galileo's Laws of Falling Bodies Warren P. Everote (producer); Milan Herzog & O. W. Eshbach bw-6m © September 10, 1953
The Garbage Explosion John Walker (producer) c-16m © April 28, 1970 video [134]
Gardening (ERPI); Ellen Eddy Shaw bw-11m © December 10, 1940
Gardens for Everyone (Education Horizone) c-11m 1967
Gas for Home and Industry Wilbur L. Beauchamp bw-20m © October 28, 1949
Gas Laws and Their Application: Boyle, Charles and Gay-Lussac Milan Herzog (producer) bw-14m © November 19, 1954
The Gasoline Age (History of Transportation, Part 2) Ralph E. Turner c-14m © December 22, 1958
Gazelle Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-10m 1984 Silent Safari
Gene Action David M, Bonner c-16m © September 30, 1963
Genetic Fingerprinting (Science Pictures) c-20m 1992
Genetics and Plant Improvements (Science Pictures); David Spears, Paul Clayton & Madeleine Spears c-15m 1991
Geologic Time Bert Von Bork (producer); c-22m 1986
Geological Work of Ice (ERPI); Carey Croneis bw-10m © October 30, 1935
Geological Work of Ice Milan Herzog & John Walker c-11m © May 13, 1960
George Washington (Emerson Film Corp.); Allan Nevins bw-18m © January 2, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
George Washington (Osmond Commercial Productions); Kevin Kelly c-29m 1980
Germany: People of the Industrial West John T. Bobbitt (producer); Kenneth Richter c-16m © September 17, 1957
Getting a Job Hal Kopel (producer); Harry Dexter Kitson bw-16m © April 12, 1954
Getting Along with Parents Milan Herzog (producer); Carl R. Rogers bw-14m © June 30, 1954 video [135]
Getting the Facts John T. Bobbitt (producer); Ralph D. Casey bw-11m © October 6, 1953
Getting the News c-16m © September 8, 1967
Geyser Valley (Yellowstone) Bert Van Bork (producer) c-8m 1972
The Ghost of Captain Peale: Linear Measurement and Mapping with Metric Units (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © August 12, 1975 Math That Counts
The Gift of the Magi Bert Van Bork (producer); Jerrold Haisimaier; cast: Janice St. John & Jonathan Fuller c-15m 1980 video [136]
Giraffe Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-11m 1972 Silent Safari
Glacier on the Move Milan Herzog (producer); Richard Kucera c-11m © May 25, 1973
Glass: from the Old to the New through Science Warren P. Everote (producer) c-20m © January 22, 1954
Glasses for Susan: A New Day Maclovia Rodriquez (producer); Philip Carlin c-12m © January 10, 1973
Goats (Billy and Nanny, the Goat Twins) (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-11m © August 3, 1939 revised 1953
The Gold Rush Stanley Croner & John W. Caughey; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-24m © April 20, 1965
The Golden Axe (World TV Corp.); William Wilder bw-8m © April 8, 1952
The Golden Lizard: A Folktale from Mexico Thomas G. Smith c-19m © September 26, 1976
Goldfinch Family John Walker (producer); W. W. Bennett c-8m © June 29, 1956 video [137]
Goya (Visual Images); David W. Powell & Cherill Anson c-7m 1973 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
The Grasslands Ralph Buchsbaum & Charles E. Olmsted c-17m © February 21, 1962 video [138]
Gravity: How It Affects Us c-14m © June 29, 1960
Gray Gull, the Hunter (Aktiebolaget Svenski Filmindustri); Arne Sucksdorff bw-19m January 12, 1956
Gray Squirrel (ERPI); Ernest Horn & Lynwood Chace bw-10m © August 4, 1938
Gray Squirrel John Walker (producer); Elizabeth Graf c-10m © May 2, 1961
Great Apes: Fact vs. Fantasy (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); script: Lawrence M. Konner c-23m © April 12, 1978
The Great Books c-19m 1991
The Great Debate: Lincoln Versus Douglas John Barnes & Senator Paul Douglas (producer); Robert K. Sharpe; cast: Hal Holbrook c-30m © April 9, 1965
The Great Diamond: Long Division (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © December 12, 1975 Math That Counts
Great Expectations (The Novel Great Expectations) John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Clifton Fadiman; art director: C. Walter Hodges; editor: Robert Johnson c-2 parts (34m each) © February 21, 1962 videos [139] & [140]
The Great Lakes: How They Were Formed Harry Grubbs & Clifford J. Kamen; narrator: James Matthews c-11m 1948
Great Lakes: North America's Inland Seas William Kay (producer); Alfred Larsen c-17m © January 5, 1972
The Great Lakes: Their Link with Ocean Shipping Harry Grubbs (producer); Clifford J. Kamen; narrator: James Matthews c-11m 1948
The Great Plains: Land of Risk Michael Birch (producer) c-15m © August 18, 1966
Greek Children Milan Herzog (producer); L.S. Stavrianos bw-16m © February 26, 1951 Children of Many Lands
Greek Lyric Poetry John Barnes; writer: David Grene; art direction: C. Walter Hodges; cast: John Neville, Joe Rae, Mark Dignam & Edwin Richfield c-30m © September 24, 1962 video [141]
The Greek Myths John Barnes; co-writer: Gilbert Highet; camera: Mauro Barboni; editor: Robert Johnson c-2 parts (26m/24m) © December 6, 1971
Green Plants and Sunlight George I. Schwartz c-11m © November 16, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, The World of Green Plants
The Grizzly Bear: A Case Study in Field Research National Geographic Society - c-22m © October 23, 1967 video [142]
Ground Water (ERPI); Corey Croneis bw-10m © October 20, 1935
Groundwater Bert Van Bork c-18m 1982
Grouping Living Things Bruce Hoffman c-20m 1985
Grouse of the Grasslands (American Museum of Natural History) c-10m © August 15, 1950
Growing Roach Van Allen c-8m © August 27, 1969
Growing Girls (Film Producers Guild) bw-13m 1949
Growing Up Day By Day Hugh & Suzanne Johnston c-10m © February 24, 1959 revised 1980
The Growth of Adaptive Behavior (In the First Five Years) Arnold Gesell bw-11m © November 21, 1946 Yale University of Child Development
Growth of Cities (Cities: How They Grow) (ERPI); Robert S. Lynd bw-11m © December 12, 1941 revised 1952 with producer Milan Herzog; video [143]
The Growth of Infant Behavior: Early Stages (ERPI); Arnold Gesell; editor: Alice V. Keliher bw-10m © October 15, 1934 Yale University of Child Development
The Growth of Infant Behavior: Later Stages (ERPI); Arnold Gesell; editor: Alice V. Keliher bw-10m © October 15, 1934 Yale University of Child Development
The Growth of Motor Behavior (The First Five Years) Arnold Gesell bw-11m © November 21, 1946 Yale University of Child Development
The Growth of Plants John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-20m © June 18, 1962
Growth of Seeds John Walker (producer); William Morehouse Harlow c-13m © September 27, 1957
La Guarda Cuidadosa (Producciones Ancora Espana); Fernando García de la Vega; cast: Gloria Cámara & Pablo Sanz c-28m © March 25, 1966
Guatemala: Nation of Central America Preston E. James c-17m © March 1, 1960
The Guest Harry Grubbs (producer); Clifford J. Kamen; narrator: James Matthews c-11m 1948
Guidance in Public Schools (ERPI); Richard D. Allen bw-20m © March 28, 1931
Gymnosperms John Walker (producer); Jane Philpott c-16m © August 1, 1961 video [144]

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Halloween Party Gordon Weisenborn (producer); Willard Abraham c-6m © September 29, 1953 video [145]
Hamlet I: The Age of Elizabeth (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Maynard Mack; art directors: C. Walter Hodges & Brian Jackson; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson; with Stratford Shakespeare Festival Company c-30m 1959 video [146]
Hamlet III: The Poisoned Kingdom (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Maynard Mack; art directors: C. Walter Hodges & Brian Jackson; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson; with Stratford Shakespeare Festival Company c-30m 1959
Hamlet IV: The Readiness Is All (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Maynard Mack; art directors: C. Walter Hodges & Brian Jackson; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson; with Stratford Shakespeare Festival Company c-30m 1959
Hamlet IV: What Happens in Hamlet? (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Maynard Mack; art directors: C. Walter Hodges & Brian Jackson; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson; with Stratford Shakespeare Festival Company c-30m 1959
The Hands (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 4, 1975 Art of Silence; video [147]
The Hare and the Tortoise Grace Storm bw-11m © October 2, 1947 video [148]
The Hare and the Tortoise Paul Buchbinder; animation: Richard Pape; camera: Craig Witty; music: Bobbie Thomas c-9m 1979 animated cartoon
Harlem in the Twenties Benjamin Quarles & Sterling Stuckey c-10m © January 7, 1972 (completed '70)
Hawaii -The 50th State Jean E. Thompson (producer); William Deneen c-16m © June 11, 1959
Hawaii the 50th State Jerry Haislmaier c-24m 1984
Health in Our Community Larry Yust & Donald a Dukelow c-13m © April 17, 1959 video [149]
Hearing the Call (Open University); John Stratford (producer); consultant: David Robinson; camera: Tim Chard; editor: Ron de Mattos c-25m 1993
Heart and Circulation (ERPI); A. J. Carlson bw-10m © June 15, 1937 video [150]
The Heart and the Circulatory System Charles F. Finance (producer); Forrest H. Adams c-16m © January 1, 1975
Heart Care - Your New Lifestyle writer: Lauraine A. Thomas c-15m 1981
Heart Diseases: Its Major Causes Hal Kopel (producer); Wright Adams bw-11m © February 23, 1955 video [151]
Heartbeat of a Volcano Bert Van Bork, Howard Powers & John S. Shelton c-21m © May 13, 1970 video [152]
Heat and How We Use It Albert Plitz c-11m © February 28, 1963
Heat Series bw-series of shorts (30m each) 1957 titles: Change of State / Heat Capacity and Changes of State / Heat Energy and Gas Laws / Heat Engines / Heat Transfer / Latent Heat of Fusion: Laboratory / Liquid Air / Mechanical Equivalent of Heat: Laboratory / Radiant Heat / Refrigeration and Geysers / Thermal Expansion: Laboratory
Heat: Its Nature and Transfer Milan Herzog (producer); O. W. Eshbach c-11m © April 15, 1958
Heather Becomes a Firefighter Dennis S. Johnson c-13m 1980
The Helicopter Hal Kopel (producer) bw-11m © March 18, 1954 video [153]
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow (Emerson Film Corp.); Howard M. Jones bw-17m © September 27, 1949 Famous Men & Women of the World
Heredity (ERPI) bw-10m © January 3, 1939
Heritage in Black c-27m © May 12, 1969
Hibernation and Other Forms of Dormancy Charles C. Carpenter c-10m © February 20, 1962
The Hidden World: A Study of Insects National Geographic Society; Jack Haley Jr. c-24m © January 11, 1967 edited from a November 8, 1966 broadcast; video [154]
Hindu Family Milan Herzog (producer); W. Norman Brown bw-10m © January 23, 1952
Hitting in Baseball Jimmy Dykes & Hollis Thurston bw-11m © February 11, 1947
Hobo: at the End of the Line Carl Jones c-24m © November 22, 1977
Home Cookery of Fish bw-11m © June 20, 1946
Home Electrical Appliances Earl C. McCracken bw-11m © June 7, 1944 video [155]
Home Nursing (ERPI) bw-10m © October 3, 1941
The Honey Bee (ERPI) bw-10m © November 15, 1940
Horace Mann (Emerson Film Corp.); Edwin I. F. Williams bw-18m © August 10, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
The Horse (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-10m © October 15, 1941
Horsemen of the Western Trails bw-11m © November 10, 1949
Horses! (Avatar Learning); Donna L. denBoer c-22m © July 11, 1977 (completed '76)
The Hospital camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © November 16, 1966 video [156]
The House-Fly (ERPI); Melvin Brodshaug & (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © February 20, 1936
The House Fly Warren P. Everote (producer); Charles E. Palm; camera: William A. Anderson c-17m © September 18, 1958 video [157]
House of Man Part I: Our Changing Environment (Conservation Foundation) c-17m 1964
House of Man Part II: Our Crowded Environment (Conservation Foundation) c-11m © June 10, 1969 (completed '66)
How Behavior Grows: The Patterning of Prone Progression Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 25, 1947 Yale University of Child Development
How Computers Do It! David Jay (producer); Bear McKay c-13m 1985
How Level Is Sea Level? (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); John S. Shelton; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-10m © April 24, 1970 video [158]
How Long Does It Take? (Centron Corporation); consultants: Carol Elsholz & Jane Polcyn c-5m 1988 First Things First: Early Literacy Skills
How Nature Protects Animals (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © February 24, 1931
How Nature Protects Animals Warren P. Everote (producer); James A. Oliver; camera: William A. Anderson c-11m © March 30, 1959 revised 1988
How Our Bodies Fight Disease Milan Herzog (producer); Paul R. Cannon bw-8m © February 22, 1955 video [159]
How Pine Trees Reproduce: Pine Cone Biology William Morehouse Harlow c-11m © November 22, 1963
How Solid Is Rock? (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Charles L Finance; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-22m © April 16, 1968
How The Elephant Got His Trunk Ed Newman (director); Monica Kenfdalls (co-animator); Chris Weakley, Susan Kubinski, Nancy Guzik, Monica Kendall (set designs) c-13m 1987 clay animation
How to Bend Light Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © September 29, 1961
How to Block in Football bw-11m © September 8, 1949
How to Catch (In Baseball) bw-11m © February 25, 1948
How to Communicate Effectively (Advanced American Communications); Diane Marie Smith (producer); Kevin Hynes; writer: Lisa Rosenberg c-4 shorts (19-20m each) 1990 titles: Listen Actively / Manage Anger / Practice Delegation / Talk Clearly
How to Conduct a Discussion Cyril O. Houle bw-24m © March 12, 1953
How to Handle the Basketball bw-11m © October 13, 1949
How to Handle the Football bw-11m © October 5, 1949
How to Hit (In Baseball) bw-11m © February 25, 1948
How to Improve Your Footwork in Basketball bw-11m © October 13, 1949
How to Make a Simple Loom and Weave Ruby Day Niebauer c-16m © January 1, 1955
How to Make a Starch Painting Ruby Day Niebauer c-12m © January 1, 1955
How to Measure Time Larry Yust; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © August 15, 1961
How to Produce Electric Current with Magnets Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © July 6, 1961
How to Shoot Baskets bw-11m © October 13, 1949
How to Tackle in Football bw-11m © September 8, 1949
How to Throw (In Baseball) bw-11m © February 18, 1948
Huckleberry Finn and the American Experience Larry Yust; writer: Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-26m © December 16, 1965
The Human Adventure (ERPI); Charles Henry Breasted bw-8 shorts (edited later as a feature) © April 1, 1934
Human Biology (Eothen Films) c-series of 8mm film loops (4m each) 1971 titles: Joint Movement Introduction / Saddle Joint / Gilding Joints / Ball and Socket Joints / Pivot Joints / Hinge Joints
The Human Brain Bruce Hoffman (producer); William V. Mayer c-24m 1983
The Human Brain John T. Bobbitt (producer); Nathaniel Kleitman bw-11m © February 16, 1955 video [160]
Human Development: Enhancing Cognitive Growth in Children (Concept Media); Al Moore; writer: Janet Dignam c-3 parts (27-31m each) 1994 titles: Compliance, Self Control and Prosocial Behavior / 2 - Peer Relationships / 3 - Intellectual Growth and Achievement
Human Origins: A Walk through Time (Open University-BBC); David Jackson (producer) c-25m 1992
Human Reproduction Bruce Hoffman (producer); William V. Mayer, Rita Basuray & Phil McCrea c-26m 1985
Humanities: A Bridge to Ourselves Milan Herzog (producer); Clifton Fadiman c-29m © December 10, 1974 video [161]
The Humanities: What They Are and What They Do (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Clifton Fadiman; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson c-29m 1959 video [162]
Hungary and Communism: Easter Europe in Change William Deneen c-17m © October 8, 1964
The Hunt David Deverell (producer); adapted from Richard Connell's "The Most Dangerous Game"; cast: Mike Lloyd Gentry, Paul St. Michael & Jerry Creamer c-30m © April 23, 1975

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Iberian Peninsula Harold S. Kemp bw-11m © December 31, 1948
Ice Cream H. H. Sommer bw-11m © March 17, 1948
If You Could See the Earth Woody Conkling c-10m © May 3, 1967 revised 1987
Image of the City Charles and Ray Eames c-15m 1973 video [163]
Immigration Henry S. Commager bw-11m © January 28, 1947 video [164]
Immobility, Preventing Complications c-4 shorts (86m total) 1993
Immunization Warren P. Everote (producer); Michael Heidelberger, Yale Kneeland Jr. & Harry M. Rose; camera: Andrew Costikyan bw-11m © October 17, 1947 video [165]
Immunization Michael Heidelberger, Yale Kneeland Jr. & Harry M. Rose bw-11m © November 7, 1955
The Impact of Television (Chuck Olin Associates); Chuck Olin c-20m 1980
Impala Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-11m 1972 Silent Safari
The Importance of Selling Hal Kopel (producer); James R. Hawkinson bw-19m © October 14, 1952
In Case of Fire Larry Yust c-20m © November 4, 1959 (black & white copy) video [166]
In Case of Fire Dennis Johnson c-20m 1980
In Case of Fire Fire Drills and Fire Safety Lonnie Gilliland c-20m 1959
In Eskimo Land bw-11m © March 1, 1948
Increasing Productivity (National Educational Media) c-25m 1987
India, Diverse and Complex Land Sanjiv Prakash c-18m 1987
India: Customs in the Village F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller (producers); W. Norman Brown c-11m © July 26, 1957 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short A Village in India
India: Introduction to Its History F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller (producers) c-16m © October 25, 1957 video [167]
India: Pakistan and the Union of India Milan Herzog (producer); Clarence Woodrow Sorensen bw-17m © April 15, 1952
Indian Art of the Pueblos Bert Van Bork & Richard Conn c-13m © March 8, 1976
Indian Artists of the Southwest Bert Van Bork (producer); Charles D. Breckenridge c-15m 1972
Indian Dances (American Museum of Natural History) c-11m © November 14, 1951
Indian Family of Long Ago: Buffalo Hunters of the Plains c-14m © February 6, 1957
Indians of Early America c-22m © July 9, 1953
Individual Differences in Arithmetic (ERPI); Guy T. Buswell bw- 20m approx. © February 27, 1931
Indonesia -New Nation of Asia William Deneen & Peter Gosling c-16m © June 4, 1959 video [168]
The Industrial City c-17m © January 20, 1970
Industrial Provinces of Canada bw-10m © December 28, 1943
Industrial Purchasing (Purchasing Agent) Warren P. Everote (producer); Lyman White & Howard T. Lewis; camera: Andrew Costikyan c-22m © July 22, 1952
The Industrial Revolution (ERPI) bw-10m © October 29, 1942 video [169]
The Industrial Revolution in England John Barnes (producer); animation produced by W.M. Larkins c-25m © August 21, 1959 (completed '57) black & white video [170]
The Industrial Revolution: The Beginnings in the United States John Barnes (producer); Dennis Azzarella & Lee Kohns; writer: Linda Gottlieb; cast: Francis Lowell c-23m © October 11, 1968 video [171]
The Industrial Worker c-17m © April 5, 1970
Infants Are Individuals: The Beginnings of Personality Arnold Gassel bw-11m © February 25, 1947
Inflation (Twentieth Century Fund); John T. Bobbitt (producer); J. Frederic Dewhurst & Simon N. Whitney c-20m © February 20, 1953
Inland Waterways in the Development of American Transportation Albert S. Carlson c-16m © August 9, 1956
The Innovator: Producing Powerful Ideas (Centron Corporation); Robert Kohl (producer); Timothy Rebman; script: John Clifford c-23m 1988 Handling Creativity
Insect Life Cycle: The Periodical Cicada Henry S. Dybas (producer); Bert Van Bork c-11m © January 17, 1957 revised 1975
Insect Mouthparts c-12m 1991
Insect Parasitism: The Alder Woodwasp and Its Enemies G. H. Thompson & E. R. Skinnr c-18m © May 21, 1968
Insect Zoo Paul Burnford c-10m © June 3, 1950 video [172]
Insects Charles E. Palm & William A. Anderson c-10m © April 1, 1953 video [173]
Insects in a Garden George I. Schwartz c-11m © June 3, 1965 Basic life science, unit 2: The world of animals
Insects, the Lovely and the Lethal (Avatar Learning); Charles L. Hogue c-23m 1980
Inside India bw-11m © April 13, 1948
Inside Russia: Moscow and Leningrad bw-11m © April 9, 1948 video [174]
Inside Russia: Peasant Life bw-11m © April 13, 1948
Inside Russia: Siberia bw-11m © April 30, 1948
Instruments of the Orchestra from Ping to Bong Wayne Boyer c-11m 1988
Insurance Against Fire Losses c-13m © January 10, 1952
The Interior West: The Land Nobody Wanted Clarence Olmstead; camera: Arthur Botham c-20m © November 21, 1966 v
Intern: A Long Year John Barnes (producer); Karin Mack; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson c-10m © March 14, 1973 video [175]
Introduction to Biology Warren P. Everote (producer); R.O. Freeland bw-14m © June 2, 1952 video [176]
Introduction to Holography Thomas G. Smith (producer); Tung H. Jeong & Albert V. Baez c-17m © May 5, 1972 (completed '71) video [177]
Introduction to the Cathode-Ray Oscilloscope Thomas G. Smith (producer); c-11m © November 5, 1970
Introduction to the Laser Thomas G. Smith (producer); Charles Townes, Arthur Schawlow & Ali Javan c-18m © March 5, 1973
Introduction to the Water Cycle Bert Van Bork; narrator: Kerry Frumkin c-12m 1988
Investigating Hibernation: The Golden-mantled Ground Squirrel Thomas G. Smith (producer); Eric T. Pengelley & Sally Asmundsen c-14m 1972 video [178]
Iran: Between Two Worlds Kenneth Richter c-14m © March 4, 1954 video [179]
Irish Boy: The Story of Sean c-15m © June 2, 1972 video [180]
Irish Children: Rural Life in Western Ireland (Children of Ireland) Milan Herzog (producer); Conrad M. Arensberg bw-11m © March 29, 1948 Children of Many Lands
Irrigation Farming (ERPI); George T. Renner Jr. bw-10m © August 3, 1939 revised 1950
Is the Ice Age Coming? (Beid-Covan Productions) c-24m © March 14, 1977
Israeli Boy: Life on a Kibbutz Writer/producer/director Ruth Ariella Broyde c-17m © March 4, 1973
Italian Children: Harvest Time in Umbria Joseph G. Fucilla bw-11m © May 31, 1950 Children of Many Lands
An Italian Family: Life in a Farm John Barnes (producer); Edoardo Capolino c-21m © June 2, 1975 also known as "Farm Family In Italy"
Italy, Peninsula of Contrasts Clifford J. Kamen (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen c-17m © May 9, 1952
It's a Badger's World! Hugh & Suzanne Johnston (producers); Barbara Wehr c-12m 1980

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
James Dickey, Poet: Lord, Let Me Die, But Not Die Out Stanley Croner c-37m © July 23, 1970
James Fenimore Cooper (Emerson Film Corp.); E. Spiller bw-17m © September 27, 1949 Famous Men & Women of the World
Jamestown: The First English Settlement in America Milan Herzog (producer); Bert Van Bork & Clarence L. Ver Steeg c-22m © May 1, 1958
Jan: Boy of the Netherlands Milan Herzog (producer); Irving Rusinow c-19m © September 29, 1970
Japan: 80,000,000 Mouths to Feed Dickson Reck c-12m © January 22, 1953
Japan: Economic World Power (Trigon Film for Institut for Film und Bild); Brigitte Krause; consultant: Dr. Albert J. Larson c-15m 1992
Japan: Harvesting the Land and Sea William Deneen & Robert Hall c-27m © September 30, 1963
Japan: Miracle in Asia William Deneen c-30m © September 16, 1963 video [181]
Japanese Boy, the Story of Taro William Deneen c-20m © February 4, 1963 video [182]
Je Parle Français Deuxième Degré (Concept Films) c-approx 10 shorts (10m each) 1970
Je Parle Français Premier Degré: Deuxième Édition Edward F. “Frank” Wilgocki Jr. (producer); Michel Beaudry, Michel Boyer, Jean Goumain & Jean Leduc c-approx 20 shorts (10m each) 1974
Je Parle Français: Art and Life (L'Art Et La Vie) (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Je Parle Français: Aux Quatre Coins de France (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Je Parle Français: Loin de Paris (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Je Parle Français: Loisirs Et Vacances (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Je Parle Français: Manual 1 (episodes 1-27) (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw & c-series of shorts (10m each) 1960 First 13 titles: L'École Américane #1 / Permettez Moi #2 / Je M'appelle #3 / Ma Soeur Anne #4 / Ou Allez-Vous? #5 / Qu'est-ce que Vous Étudiez? #6 / Pouvez-vous Me Dire… #7 / Anne a L'université De Rennes #8 / Etes-vous Étudiante? #9 / Parlez-vous Anglais? #10 / Un Café d'Étudiants #11 / Le 9 Octobre #12 / Je Ne Sais #13
Je Parle Français: Manual 2 (episodes 28-66) (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw & c-series of shorts (10m each) 1961
Je Parle Français: Manual 2 Episode 51: L'Abbaye (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel c-7m 1961 video [183]
Je Parle Français: Manual 2 Episode 52: Le Mont Saint-Michel (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [184]
Je Parle Français: Manual 2 Episode 64: Le Pardon (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [185]
Je Parle Français: Manual 2 Episode 65: Fête Folklorique (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [186]
Je Parle Français: Manual 2 Episode 66: Les Menhirs (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel c-7m 1961 video [187]
Je Parle Français: Manual 3 (episodes 67-81) (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw & c-series of shorts (10m each) 1961
Je Parle Français: Manual 3 Episode 67: Chaumont (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [188]
Je Parle Français: Manual 3 Episode 81: Le Tour Eiffel (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [189]
Je Parle Français: Manual 4 (episodes 82-120) (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw & c-series of shorts (10m each) 1961
Je Parle Français: Manual 4 Episode 114: La Ferm (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel c-7m 1961 video [190]
Je Parle Français: Manual 4 Episode 117: Le Camping (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel c-7m 1961 video [191]
Je Parle Français: Manual 4 Episode 119: Carcassonne (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [192]
Je Parle Français: Manual 4 Episode 84: Le Palais De Versailles (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [193]
Je Parle Français: Manual 4 Episode 85: Les Jardin De Versailles (Tadié-Cinema); Milan Herzog, LaVelle Rosselot & Georges Matoré (producer); Georges Strouvé & Jacques Duhamel bw-7m 1961 video [194]
Je Parle Français: Quebec La Belle Province (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Je Parle Français: Rhythmes de Paris (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Je Parle Français: Une Lettre de Suisse (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Je Parle Français: Vivre Mieux, Demain (Concept Films) c-9m 1970
Jean and Her Dolls John Barnes & Gordon Weisenborn c-5m © October 2, 1952 video [195]
Jerry's Restaurant (H.S. Potter Productions); Jerry Myers c-12m © June 26, 1977
Jerusalem, the Holy City F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller (producers); Casper J. Kraemer Jr. c-10m © March 2, 1951 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short Jerusalem
Jesse from Mississippi Benjamin Quarles & Sterling Stuckey c-15m © November 10, 1971
Jet Propulsion (Emerson Film Corp.) bw-11m © November 24, 1952
Job Opportunities c-series of 8mm film loops (5m each) 1969 titles: Carpenters / Fire Fighters
Job Opportunities c-series of 8mm film loops (5m each) 1970 titles: Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Mechanics / Airplane Mechanists / All-round Machinists / Automobile Body Repairmen / Automobile Mechanics / Bricklayers / Carpenters / Cooks and Chefs / Dental Assistants / Dental Hygienists / Dental Laboratory Technicians / Electricians / Forestry Aides / Licensed Practical Nurses / Medical Technologists / Photographers / Registered Professional Nurses / Routemen / Sheet Metal Workers / Surveyors / Television and Radio Service Tehnicians / Waiters and Waitresses / Welders Oxygen and Arc Cutters
John C. Calhoun (Emerson Film Corp.); Avery O. Craven bw-17m © December 29, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
John Charles Fremont (Emerson Film Corp.); Allan Nevins bw-17m © June 7, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
John Greenleaf Whittier (Emerson Film Corp.); Cecil B. Williams bw-17m © June 7, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
John Keats John Barnes; co-writer: Archibald MacLeish; art director: Bernard Sarron; camera: Alfred Hicks; narrator: James Mason; cast: John Stride, Janine Faye, Richard Everett, Petra Davis, Ezra Barnes, Frank Barrie & Mark Dignam c-2 shorts adapted from a feature (20m each) © August 20, 1973 titles: Poet / His Life and His Death; video [196]
Joseph Mallord William Turner, R.A. (Visual Images); David W. Powell & Cherill Anson c-8m 1974 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
John Marshall (Emerson Film Corp.); Edwin S. Corwin bw-18m © December 29, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
John Quincy Adams (Emerson Film Corp.); Dexter Perkins bw-17m © January 2, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
John Singleton Copley (Visual Images); David W. Powell & Cherill Anson c-7m 1974 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
Johnny from Fort Apache Maclovia Rodrigues & Tony Machukay c-15m © July 28, 1971
The Joint-Legged Animals: Anthropods John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-18m © June 18, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Joy of Growing - Germs and the Space Visitors Warren Brown, Glenn Langer, Donald Kincaid & H. G. LaBranche c-7m © October 27, 1971
Joy of Growing - Health: Eye Care Fantasy Warren Brown, Glenn Langer, Donald Kincaid & H. G. LaBranche c-7m © March 5, 1972
Joy of Growing - Safety: Playground Spirits Warren Brown, Glenn Langer, Donald Kincaid & H. G. LaBranche c-7m © March 20, 1972
Joy of Growing - Safety: The Helpful Burglars Warren Brown, Glenn Langer, Donald Kincaid & H. G. LaBranche c-7m © October 27, 1971
Joy of Growing - the Dirt Witch Cleans Up Warren Brown, Glenn Langer, Donald Kincaid & H. G. LaBranche c-7m © November 10, 1971 video [197]
Joy of Growing - the Traffic Jungle Warren Brown, Glenn Langer, Donald Kincaid & H. G. LaBranche c-7m © October 25, 1971
Joy of Growing - Toothache of the Clown Milan Herzog (producer); Warren Brown, Glenn Langer, Donald Kincaid & H. G. LaBranche c-7m © January 24, 1972
Julius Caesar: The Rise of the Roman Empire William Deneen & John Eadie; writer: Elmore Leanord c-22m © April 24, 1964
Jumps and Pole Vault (ERPI); Lawson Robertson bw-10m © May 17, 1938
Jungles: The Green Oceans (Avatar Learning) c-23m 1980
Junior Rodeo Daredevils bw-9m © October 5, 1949 video [198]
Justice under Law: The Gideon Case John Barnes (producer); Isidore Stein & Christopher Young c-23m © December 21, 1966 video [199]

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Kangaroos (Australian Instructional Films); Lex Halliday bw-10m Aug 26, 1952
Keeping Clean and Neat Hal Kopel (producer); J. Wendell Yeo (collaboration); narrator: James Brill c-11m © August 9, 1956 video [200]
Keeping Your Teeth Healthy (Charles Cahill & Associates); Barbara Wehr c-8m 1981
Kentucky Pioneers (ERPI); T. D. Clark bw-11m © August 13, 1941 video [201]
Kentucky Pioneers Thomas G. Smith & Allan Eckert c-26m © March 13, 1969 (completed '67) video [202]
King Vat: Introduction to Decimals (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © December 29, 1975 Math That Counts
Kitchen Safety (National Educational Media); Diane Marie Smith (producer); Bill Sheridan; writer: Don Hall; host: Tom Bosley c-5 shorts (15m each) 1989 titles: Preventing Burns / Preventing Cuts / Preventing Falls / Preventing Fires / Preventing Machine Injuries
Kitchen Sanitation: Fighting Foodborne Illnesses (National Educational Media); Diane Marie Smith (producer); Bill Sheridan; writer: Don Hall; host: Tom Bosley c-20m 1989
Kitchen Sanitation: In Your Hands (National Educational Media); Diane Marie Smith (producer); Bill Sheridan; writer: Don Hall; host: Tom Bosley c-14m 1989

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
The Lady of Shalott A.J.H. Pullinger (producer); Clarence W. Hach c-10m © April 12, 1971
The Lady or the Tiger? Larry Yust (producer); Frank Richard Stockton; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-2 parts (20m/10m) 1969
Lafayette: Soldier of Liberty bw-16m © August 18, 1955
Lake Constance: Jewel of Central Europe c-15m 1992
Lambing (Royal Norwegian Ministry of Agriculture John Walker (producer); bw-20m 1967
Land of Friendly Animals (of the Galapagos Islands) John Walker (producer); Robert Bowman c-11m © May 1, 1972
Land of Mexico (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-10m © March 6, 1939
The Language of Maps Nadine I. Clark c-11m © May 5, 1964
Laplanders (Aktiebolaget Svenski Filmindustri); Arne Sucksdorff bw-8m © February 14, 1952
Latitude and Longitude (British Columbia Provincial Educational Media Centre) c-14m 1981
Laws of Heredity Curt Stern c-15m © April 2, 1963
Laws of Motion Milan Herzog (producer); O. W. Eshbach c-13m © October 23, 1952
The Leader: Encouraging Team Creativity (Centron Corporation); Robert Kohl (producer); Timothy Rebman; script: John Clifford c-23m 1988 Handling Creativity
Learning About Bears John Walker (producer) c-11m © August 16, 1960
Learning About Cells Howard Potter & Craig Witty (producers); Henson Swift c-16m © May 5, 1976
Learning About Deer (Bath-Film) c-10m 1981
Learning About Electric Current Thomas G. Smith (producer); Albert V. Baez c-8m © October 5, 1955
Learning About Electric Current (2nd edition) Thomas G. Smith (producer); Albert V. Baez c-15m © September 18, 1974
Learning About Flowers John Walker (producer); Walter Thurber c-14m © August 2, 1957
Learning About Heat Thomas G. Smith (producer); Albert V. Baez c-8m © July 22, 1955
Learning About Heat (2nd edition) Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-15m © September 17, 1974
Learning About Leaves John Walker (producer); Walter Thurber c-11m © August 29, 1958 video [203]
Learning About Light Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-8m © July 14, 1955
Learning About Light (2nd edition) Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-14m © April 29, 1976 video [204]
Learning About Magnetism Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-10m 1976
Learning About Nuclear Energy Thomas G. Smith (producer); Albert V. Baez c-10m © April 18, 1975
Learning About Seeds c-11m © September 14, 1960
Learning About Sound Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-8m © February 23, 1955
Learning About Sound Thomas G. Smith (producer); Albert V. Baez c-17m 1974
Learning About Sound (2nd edition) Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-16m © July 3, 1976 (completed '75) video [205]
Learning About Stroke Henry B. Betts, Arthur Dale Ericsson & Howard G. Thistle c-19m 1982
Learning About Your Nose Milan Herzog (producer); John Jacob Ballenger c-9m © January 16, 1956
Learning and Growth (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 4, 1935 Yale University of Child Development
Learning to Study John T. Bobbitt (producer); Harold A. Anderson bw-14m © June 15, 1954
Learning to Use Your Senses Robert Deem c-10m © July 23, 1968
Learning with Today's Media Irving Rusinow c-35m © January 28, 1974
Leaves (ERPI); Melvin Brodshaug & (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © February 20, 1936 revised 1947
Lee Baltimore - 99 Years (Odyssey Productions) c-16m © April 30, 1976
The Legend of the Magic Knives Bert Van Bork; sculptor: Tony Hunt c-11m © January 21, 1971 video [206]
Lemonade Stand: What's Fair? Thomas G. Smith (producer); Barbara Wehr; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © January 8, 1970
Leonardo da Vinci: Giant of the Renaissance John Barnes; camera: Michael Livesley; narrator: Michael Goodliff c-25m © March 21, 1957 video [207]
A Lesson in Courage on Washington's Birthday c-6m © November 23, 1953
Let Them Learn (Bell & Howell Co.) c-27m © February 27, 1967
Let’s Do: Bang! Roach Van Allen c-6m © May 12, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 2
Let’s Do: Clap! Roach Van Allen c-6m © May 12, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 2
Let’s Do: Follow Me Roach Van Allen c-6m © May 12, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 2
Let’s Do: Magic Hands Roach Van Allen c-6m © May 12, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 2
Let's Go to the Circus Milan Herzog (producer) bw-11m © November 10, 1949
Let's Play: Guessing Game Roach Van Allen c-6m © May 12, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 5
Let's Play: Matching Up Roach Van Allen c-6m © May 9, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 5
Let's Play: Choosing Up Roach Van Allen c-6m © November 11, 1969
Let's Play: Join Hands-Let's Go Roach Van Allen c-7m © May 9, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 5
Let's Play: Let's Do Roach Van Allen c-7m © May 9, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 2
Let's Pretend: Getting Along Roach Van Allen c-2m © October 31, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 4
Let's Pretend: Getting Even Roach Van Allen c-4m 1969 Magic Moments Unit 4
Let's Pretend: Holding On Roach Van Allen c-15m © October 31, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 4
Let's Pretend: Magic Sneakers Roach Van Allen c-8m May 12, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 2; video [208]
Let's See: Hands Grow Up c-7m © May 9, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 3
Let's See: Lopsideland Roach Van Allen c-5m © October 31, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 3
Let's See: Toes Tell Roach Van Allen c-6m © October 31, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 3
Let's Talk: Me Too? Roach Van Allen c-5m © October 31, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 1
Let's Talk: What If? Roach Van Allen c-5m © October 31, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 1
Let's Talk: What's Happening? Roach Van Allen c-5m 1969 Magic Moments Unit 1
Let's Talk: Whose Shoes? Roach Van Allen c-5m © October 31, 1969 Magic Moments Unit 1
Letters A-Z (Centron Corporation); consultants: Carol Elsholz & Jane Polcyn c-6m 1988 First Things First: Early Literacy Skills
Lewis and Clark (Emerson Film Corp.); Dan E. Clark bw-17m © June 7, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World; video [209]
Liberty under Law: The Schempp Case, Bible Reading in Public Schools (Freedom of Religion) John Barnes (producer); Dennis Azzarella; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-35m © October 29, 1969
Libraries and the Pursuit for Happiness Cheryl Jefferson (producer) c-29m 1981
A Library Is a Place Where c-17m © September 16, 1963
Library of Congress c-23m © February 14, 1969
Library Story Milan Herzog (producer); Margaret I. Rufsvald c-14m © May 22, 1952 video [210]
The Library: A Place for Discovery Irving Rusinow (producer) c-16m © April 25, 1966 video [211]
Life Along the Waterways Roy C. Wilcox (producer); G. E. Hutchinson & John A. Haeseler c-11m © May 5, 1952 (completed '50)
Life Between Tides (Life in a Tide Pool) Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum & Margaret McKibben Lawler; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © August 30, 1963 Basic life science series, unit 5: Plant and animal relationships
Life in a Vacant Lot Bert Van Bork, Albert B. Carr & John Wagner c-10m © July 4, 1966 Basic life science series, unit 5: Plant and animal relationships
Life in Ancient Rome William Deneen & John Eadie; writer: Elmore Leonard c-14m © July 9, 1964
Life in Old Louisiana (ERPI) bw-10m © December 26, 1941
Life in the Desert: American Southwest (Allied Film Artists); Franz J. Camenzind (producer); Ron Casden; sound: Linda Casden c-11m © April 28, 1978
Life in the Desert: North America Warren P. Everote (producer); William A. Anderson & Raymond B. Cowles c-11m © June 15, 1954
Life in the Forest: North America Warren P. Everote (producer); William A. Anderson & Orlando Park c-11m © January 31, 1955
Life in the Grasslands (Allied Film Artists); Franz J. Caaenzind (producer); script: Bob Casden c-11m © February 15, 1978
Life in the Grasslands: North America Warren P. Everote (producer); William A. Anderson c-11m © September 20, 1954
Life in the Sahara Clifford J. Kamen (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen c-14m © April 16, 1953
Life in the Sea bw-11m © April 7, 1958
Life of a Plant Warren P. Everote (producer); R.O. Freeland; camera: John Ott c-11m © January 6, 1950
Life Story of a Moth, the Silkworm c-16m © June 9, 1964 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of a Snake John Walker (producer); Margaret McKibben Lawler & Robert F. Inger c-11m © January 15, 1964 Basic Life Sciences, unit 2 Animals with Backbones
Life Story of a Social Insect: The Ant John Walker (producer); Christopher J Sanders c-11m © January 24, 1968 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of a Water Flea, Daphnia Bert Van Bork c-10m © January 25, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of the Crayfish John Walker (producer) c-10m © August 27, 1962 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of the Earthworm John Walker (producer) c-16m © September 16, 1961 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of the Grasshopper John T. Bobbitt (producer); Edwin C. Udey c-11m © November 21, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of the Hummingbird Emmet R. Blake & Margaret McKibben Lawler c-16m © May 15, 1961 Basic Life Sciences, unit 2 Animals with Backbones; video [212]
Life Story of the Ladybird Beetle George I. Schwartz & John Wagner; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-10m © February 10, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of the Paramecium Bert Van Bork, Robert Hull & Margaret McKibben Lawler c-11m © July 26, 1965 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of the Red-Winged Blackbird John Walker (producer); Margaret McKibben Lawler & Owen J. Grome c-11m © January 20, 1964 Basic Life Sciences, unit 2 Animals with Backbones
Life Story of the Sea Star Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum & Margaret McKibben Lawler; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © October 20, 1963 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones; edit from it released in 1968 for 8mm as "Sand Dollar"
Life Story of the Snail John Walker (producer); Robert Hull & Margaret McKibben Lawler c-11m © March 28, 1965 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Life Story of the Toad John Walker (producer) c-11m © September 26, 1961 Basic Life Sciences, unit 2 Animals with Backbones
Life: How Do We Define It? Bert Van Bork c-15m 1987
Light and Color Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © September 5, 1961
Light and Dark Paul Burnford c-6m © August 18, 1954 Art in Action
Light and What It Does Alexander B. Costea c-11m © September 30, 1962
Light Science: You Can Do It Philip Stockton (producer); Scott W. Benton c-13m 1986
Light Waves and Their Uses (ERPI); H. Horton Sheldon bw-10m © February 15, 1938
The Lighthouse (New Horizon); Cynthia Chapman, Hal Albert & Wilbur T. Blume c-11m © May 28, 1952
Like You, Like Me (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Kate Jackson (host) c-series of 6m shorts © October 26, 1977 part animated cartoon titles: Everyone Needs Some Help / I Can Do It / It's Up to Me / Let Me Try / Let's Be Friends / Let's Talk It Over / When I Grow Up / Why Me?
Linda and Billy Ray from Appalachia Robert Hoover c-15m © March 31, 1970 Newcomers to the City
Line Paul Burnford c-6m © August 18, 1954 Art in Action
Lines in Relief, Woodcut and Block Printing Bert Van Bork & Harold Joachim c-11m © July 6, 1964
Lintola: Addition with Carrying (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © November 11, 1975 Math That Counts
Lion Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-11m 1971 Silent Safari
The Lion and the Mouse David Alexovitch; script: Jeff Osier; camera: Mike Westphal c-12m 1988 animated cartoon
Listening to Good Music -The String Quartet (Fine Arts Quartet) bw-14m © October 20, 1955
The Little Black Lamb Hal Kopel (producer); Paul A. Witty bw-11m © September 28, 1955
Live Teddy Bears: The Koala bw-11m © October 17, 1947
Living & Non-living Things Scott W. Benton (producer); Maria Finitzo c-16m 1987
The Living Cell: An Introduction (The Living Cell DNA) Craig Witty (producer); Hewson Swift c-20m © August 28, 1974
The Living City (Twentieth Century Fund); John Barnes; camera: Haskell Wexler, Andy Costikian, Louis Clyde Stoumen; narrator: James Brill bw-23m November 25, 1953 (filmed ’52) Academy Award for Best Documentary (Short Subject); video [213]
Living Things Are Everywhere Bert Van Bork c-11m © December 31, 1963 Basic Life Science, unit 1 What Are Living Things?
Living Things in a Drop of Water Bert Van Bork & George I. Schwartz c-11m © November 25, 1965 Basic Life Science, The World of Living Things
Living with Stress (Milner-Fenwick) c-15m 1981
Living with Tourettes (Open University); Rissa de la Paz (producer); consultant: Sarah Bullock c-24m 1993
Lobbying: A Case Study (Pressue Groups) c-18m © August 24, 1977
Long Division Maurice L. Hartung bw-11m © February 26, 1947
Look in the Answer Book (Jack Spear Productions); Philip Carlin c-10m © January 17, 1973 (completed '71)
Look to the Land (Twentieth Century Fund); John Barnes & Robert W. Hartley; camera: Haskell Wexler & Louis Clyde Stoumen & Gordon Weisenborn c-11m © March 18, 1954 video [214]
Looking at Amphibians John Walker (producer); Bert Van Bork, W. E. Dickinson & Margaret McKibben Lawler c-11m © November 13, 1964 Basic life science, unit 2: The world of animals
Looking at Birds John Walker (producer); Margaret McKibben Lawler & Owen J. Gromme c-10m © April 16, 1964 Basic life science, unit 2: The world of animals
Looking at Mammals Thomas G. Smith & John Wagner; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © March 22, 1967 Basic life science, unit 2: The world of animals
Looking at Reptiles John Walker (producer); W. E. Dickinson & Margaret McKibben Lawler c-11m © February 2, 1965 Basic life science, unit 2: The world of animals
Los Habladores (Producciones Ancora Espana); Milan Herzog (producer); Fernando García de la Vega; cast: Alfonso del Real, Enrique Echevarrira, Blas Martin, Mary Paz Pondal c-17m © March 3, 1966
A Lost World bw-11m- © March 1, 1948 edit of The Lost World (1925 film); video: [215]
The Lottery Larry Yust & Clifton Fadiman; writer: Shirley Jackson; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; editor: Alpert Nalpas; cast: Olive Dunbar, William "Billy" Benedict, Willim Fawcett, Joe Haworth & Ed Begley Jr. c-2 parts (18m/10m) © October 17, 1969 video [216]
Louisa May Alcott (Emerson Film Corp.); Madeleine B. Stern bw-17m © June 7, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
Louisiana Purchase: Key to a Continent Hal Kopel (producer); Ray Allen Billington bw-16m © July 14, 1955
The Louisiana Purchase: Moving West of the Mississippi (Advanced American Communications); Robert C. Peters & B. Don Greene (producer); Glenn & Karen Winters c-16m 1990
Lucy Covington, Native American Indian (Odyssey Productions); Steve Heiser c-16m © March 1, 1978
Lumber for Houses (Viking Pictures) bw-12m © November 5, 1952
The Lungs and the Respiratory System Charles F. Finance & Bertrand J. Shapiro c-17m © April 22, 1975

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Macbeth, Part I: The Politics of Power John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; art direction: Ben Creme; camera: Joseph Ambor; editor: Charles Hasse; cast: William Squire, Gudrun Ure, Michael Gwynn, Duncan Lamont & George Hagen c-28m © July 3, 1964 video [217]
Macbeth, Part II: The Themes of Macbeth John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; art direction: Ben Creme; camera: Joseph Ambor; editor: Charles Hasse; cast: William Squire, Gudrun Ure, Michael Gwynn, Duncan Lamont & George Hagen c-28m © July 31, 1964 video [218]
Macbeth, Part III: The Secret'st Man John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; art direction: Ben Creme; camera: Joseph Ambor; editor: Charles Hasse; cast: William Squire, Gudrun Ure, Michael Gwynn, Duncan Lamont & George Hagen c-33m © August 19, 1964 video [219]
The Machine Maker (ERPI); Frank C. Hockema bw-10m © November 21, 1939 revised 1953
Maestros De La Pintura John W. Uller c-9m © October 4, 1965 video [220]
Magic Prison: The Poetry of Emily Dickinson John Barnes; co-writer: Archibald MacLeish; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; editor: Paul Stein; music: Ezra Laderman & English Chamber Orchestra; narrator: James Mason; cast: Frances Sternhagen & Michael Higgins c-36m © February 21, 1969 video [221]
The Magic Rectangle - Short Multiplication (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © January 15, 1976 Math That Counts
The Magic Shop Bert Van Bork & Clifton Fadiman; writer: Jerrold Haislmaier; cast: Robert Schneiderman, Bob Weiss & Ralph Freda c-12m 1980
Magna Carta, Part 1 John Barnes & Lacey Baldwin Smith; co-writer: James Sage c-16m © February 9, 1959 video [222]
Magna Carta, Part 2 John Barnes & Lacey Baldwin Smith; co-writer: James Sage c-16m © March 16, 1959 video [223]
Magnetic, Electric, and Gravitational Fields Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © September 5, 1961
Magnetism (Guild Holdings Ltd.) bw-16m © December 16, 1953
Magnets: The Dragon's Secret c-14m 1981 part animated cartoon; video [224]
Mahatma Gandhi (American Academy of Asian Studies) c-19m © July 7, 1955
The Mailman Milan Herzog (producer); Paul Robert Hanna bw-11m © January 10, 1947 video [225]
The Mailman Lorraine D. Peterson; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © June 30, 1964
Mainstreaming in Action (Togg Films); Grania Gurievitch & Ellen Barnes c-15m 1979
The Majestic Eagles of North America Scott W. Benton (producer); Barbara Wehr c-12m 1985
Major Goals in Gastrointestinal Emergency Care Charles F. Finance c-30m approx. 1980
Major Religions of the World: Development and Rituals Wilhelm Pauck & Warren P. Everote (producer); writer: Wallace Purcell bw-20m © November 4, 1953 video [226]
Make Buying Pleasant (ERPI) bw-10m © January 28, 1931
Making Books Milan Herzog (producer); Luther H. Evans bw-11m © November 17, 1947 video [227]
Making Bricks for Houses R. K. Kursh & John Walker bw-11m © December 12, 1947
Making Cotton Clothing Isabel B. Wingate bw-11m © August 5, 1946
Making Electricity Warren P. Everote (producer); S. Ralph Poers bw-11m © June 2, 1949 (filmed '48)
Making Films That Teach Hal Kopel (producer) part c-19m © November 5, 1954 video [228]
Making Friends Hal Kopel (producer); Rose H. Alschuler c-11m © December 9, 1953 revised 1975
Making Glass for Houses Warren P. Everote (producer); F. V. Tooley; camera: Andrew Costikyan bw-11m © March 17, 1948
Making Haiku Larry Klingman & Anette Klingman c-8m © February 25, 1972
Making Meetings Work: A Five Step Plan (Chuck Olin Associates); Chuck Olin & Larry Hall c-18m 1983
The Making of a Mural Thomas Hart Benton c-11m © July 3, 1947
Making Shoes J. Stanley McIntosh bw-11m © January 28, 1947
Making the Desert Green Warren Brown; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-16m © November 28, 1966
Making the Things We Need (Division of Labor) c-14m © August 20, 1969
Making Things Move c-11m © September 21, 1952
Making Work Faster c-10m © April 11, 1963
Making Yourself Understood: Introduction to Communication c-14m © November 18, 1953
Malaya, Land of Tin and Rubber Milan Herzog (producer); William Deneen & Clarence W. Sorensen c-14m © September 4, 1957
Malcolm Brewer, Boat Builder (Odyssey Productions) c-16m © April 30, 1976
Mammals Are Interesting Paul Burnford - Harold Davis c-12m © May 28, 1953
Man and His Culture Hal Kopel (producer); Robert Redfield bw-15m © June 21, 1954 video [229]
Man Looks at the Moon c-15m © March 4, 1971
Managing a Drug Free Work Environment (National Educational Media); Michael Grant Hall; writer: Anthony L. Kramer; cast: Irving Margol c-13m 1987
Managing Low Back Pain writer: Lauraine A. Thomas c-16m 1981
Managing People Problems (Centron Corporation); Robert Kohl (producer) c-3 shorts (14-15m each) 1987 titles: Are You Really Listening? / Dealing with Different Personalities / Motivating Employees: Trapped on a Plateau
Man's Basic Need: Natural Resources c-11m © April 1, 1969
Man's Problem (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer & John C. Gibbs (producer); John H. Storer c-19m © March 16, 1953 Living Water Series
Manuel from Puerto Rico Barbara Blourock & Antonia Pantoja; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-14m © December 10, 1968
Maps for a Changing World David Jay (producer) c-18m 1980
Maps for a Changing World (The Airplane Changes Our World) John Walker (producer); Larry Yust & George T. Renner; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © January 7, 1960
Marco Polo's Travels bw-19m © May 6, 1955 video [230]
The Marine Biologist Bert Van Bork c-14m © August 30, 1963
Marine Invertebrates c-23m 1990
Marine Life F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller c-11m © April 1, 1953
Maritime Provinces of Canada bw-10m © December 28, 1943
The Marsh Community John Walker (producer); Orlando Park c-11m © May 3, 1966 Basic life science series, unit 5: Plant and animal relationships
Martin Luther King Jr. Benjamin Quarles & Sterling Stuckey c-10m © January 10, 1972
Martin Luther King Jr. (Great Americans) (Chuck Olin Associates); Gordon Quinn & Alan Facemire c-24m 1980
The Maskmaker (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 9, 1975 Art of Silence; video [231]
Master Weavers of the Andes Peter Pilafian c-14m 1977
Mathsense David Wood & Scott Shearer; consultant: Mary M. Lindquist c-5 shorts (18m each) 1991 titles: Addition and Subtraction Work Together / How Decimals Work / How Fractions Work / How Numbers Work / Multiplication and Division Work Together
The Mayfly: Ecology of An Aquatic Insect Bert Van Bork & Calvin R. Fremling c-15m © July 6, 1973
The Mayor camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © October 5, 1966
Meaning in Modern Painting John Barnes & Roy MacMullin (producer); Louis Clyde Stoumen c-2 shorts (23m/17m) © June 2, 1967
The Meaning of Long Division Milan Herzog (producer); Maurice L. Hartung bw-11m © December 12, 1947
The Meaning of Plus and Minus Milan Herzog (producer); George E. Russell, Maurice L. Haunting, Henry Van Engen, Catherine Mahoney & Lois Knowles c-10m © June 25, 1953
The Meaning of Time in Science Milan Herzog (producer); Kent Smith; assist: Albert V. Baez, Dennis Piernick, James B. Gerhart, Buzz Aldrin, Vladimir Weinstein & Robert Cowles c-26m 1973 video [232]
Meat - from Range to Market: Production, Processing, and Distribution Robert Longini (producer); John T. Nickelson bw-11m © September 21, 1955 video [233]
Mechanics Series Quentin Brown; camera: Abraham Moronchnik bw-2 parts (30m/33m) 1964 titles: Secondary Flow / Waves in Fluids
Mechanics Series: Vorticity (The Bathtub Vortex) Ascher H. Shapiro bw-40m December 1961
The Mechanisms of Breathing (ERPI) bw-10m © December 8, 1936
Medical Effects of Alcohol (Milner-Fenwick) c-15m 1984
The Medieval Crusades Milan Herzog (producer); Kenneth M. Setton c-27m © April 25, 1956 video (black & white copy) [234]
The Medieval Guilds Milan Herzog (producer); David K Bjork c-21m © March 7, 1956
The Medieval Knights Milan Herzog (producer); Sidney Painter c-22m © March 9, 1956 video [235]
The Medieval Manor Milan Herzog (producer); George C. Homans c-21m © April 18, 1956 video (black & white copy) [236]
The Medieval Mind John Barnes & Linda Gottlieb; camera: Mauro Barboni; editor: Robert Johnson c-26m © September 7, 1969 video [237]
Mediterranean Africa Clifford J. Kamen (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen c-11m © December 31, 1952
The Mediterranean World Clifford J. Kamen (producer) c-22m © December 19, 1961
Meeting the World Lawrence K. Frank bw-11m © October 18, 1946
Megalopolis- Cradle of the Future Jean Gottmann c-22m © May 16, 1962
Meiosis and Mitosis c-12m 1991
Meiosis: Sex Cell Formation John Walker (producer); Eliot B. Spies, Ralph Buchsbaum & Theodore N. Tahmisian c-16m © March 7, 1963 revised 1980
Mental Health: Keeping Mentally Fit Hal Kopel (producer); David Slight c-12m © October 23, 1952 video [238]
Mesa Verde: Mystery of the Silent Cities Bert Van Bork (producer); Gilbert Wenger c-14m © December 19, 1975
Message from a Dinosaur John Walker (producer); George I. Schwartz c-11m © November 25, 1965 Basic life science series, The Stream of Life
Metal Craft (ERPI); Forest Grant bw-10m © June 14, 1939
Metal Hand Tools (Eothen Films) c-series of 8mm film loops (4m each) 1971 titles: The Cold Chisels / The Drill (Drills) / The Drill Press
Metamorphosis: Life Story of the Wasp advisor: Margaret McKibben Lawler c-14m © October 2, 1963 Introduction to Biology; video [239]
Meteors, Meteorites, Meteoroids Robert L. McDonell, advisor: Dave Smith; artists: Arlene Skarani, Anthony A. Morse & Gloriana Gill c-15m 1979
Mexican Boy: The Story of Pablo William Deneen; Carol Connor Amescua & Arnold Zweerts c-22m © January 17, 1961
Mexican Children (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-10m © December 2, 1938 Children of Many Lands
The Mexican-American Speaks. Heritage in Bronze Norman Foster & Milan Herzog (producer); Armando Morales c-20m © August 4, 1972
Mexico: The Land and the People (Life in Mexico) Roger Brown c-24m 1986
Mexico: The Land and the People (People of Mexico) William Deneen & Preston E. James c-20m © September 5, 1961 video [240]
Michael Discovers the Magnet bw-11m © June 22, 1955
Michelangelo John Barnes & Joseph Ambor; editor: Charles Hasse; narrator: Michael Gwynn c-30m © Apr 28, 1965 video [241]
Microscopic Life: The World of the Invisible Ann Matzner c-14m © May 1, 1958 (black & white version) video [242]
The Middle East bw-14m © November 29, 1954
The Middle States (ERPI) bw-11m © December 31, 1942 revised 1956
The Midnight Ride of Paul Revere Warren P. Everote (producer); Allan Nevins c-11m © July 9, 1957
Midwest, Heartland of the Nation Thomas G. Smith & Charles M Davis c-25m © November 1, 1968 video [243]
Migration of Birds - the Canada Goose John Walker (producer); Helen D. MacCracken c-11m © November 18, 1959
Mike and Steve Visit the Shopping Center c-14m © September 5, 1969
Milk bw-11m © March 4, 1946 revised 1956
Milk, from Farm to You Paul Buchbinder (producer); Gaylon Emerzion c-15m 1987
Milk: from Farm to You Thomas G. Smith (producer); Mary Hartzell c-27m © December 29, 1972
Minerals and Rocks (2nd edition) Bert Van Bork & John Sampson White; writer: Woody Conkling c-15m 1979
Minerals and Rocks: Stones of the Earth Milan Herzog (producer); John Sampson White c-16m © September 4, 1957
Miss Goodall and the Wild Chimpanzees National Geographic Society c-28m © December 10, 1965 video [244]
Mississippi System: Waterway of Commerce (A.D.M. Films); Charles F. Gritzner c-16m © April 28, 1970
Mitosis: Animal and Plant Eliot B. Spiess c-23m © October 24, 1961 revised 1980
The Modern Lithographer (ERPI) bw-10m © April 25, 1940
Molecular Theory of Matter bw-11m © June 7, 1946
Molecular Theory of Matter (Crawley Films); Margaret Nicholson c-11m © November 11, 1965
Mollusk: Snails, Mussels, Octopuses, and Their Relatives bw-14m © May 2, 1955
Mollusks, Mechanisms and Mind c-24m 1990
Monarch Butterfly Story (2nd edition) John Walker c-16m © October 12, 1967
Monarch Butterfly Story (Andre Film Features); Warren P. Everote (producer); William Andrew Anderson c-11m © February 8, 1951
The Monarch Butterfly Story Scott W. Benton c-9m 1987
Money and Its Uses c-11m © August 16, 1962
Money in the Marketplace (Howard Potter Prod.); Michael A. MacDowell c-15m December 1976
Money Money Money (Howard Potter Prod.); Michael A. MacDowell c-15m December 1976
The Monkey and the Organ Grinder Stanley Croner c-10m Feb 19, 1971
The Monkey Who Would Be King Warren P. Everote & John Walker (producer); Ruth O. Bradley; camera: Lynwood Chase c-11m © May 22, 1957
Monuments to Erosion Bert Van Bork c-11m © July 10, 1974
The Moon (ERPI); Walter Bartky bw-10m © November 15, 1936 video [245]
The Moon- a Giant Step in Geology (Media-Four); Charles F. Finance & Elbert A. King c-24m © July 21, 1975 video [246]
The Morning Star (Francis R. Line c-36m 1951
The Mosquito E. Laurence Palmer bw-11m © November 28, 1947 video [247]
The Mosquito: A Bite for Survival (Milner-Fenwick); C. Patey & Brian Laurence c-29m 1984
The Most Important Person (Sutherland Learning Associates); Philip Carlin c-series of shorts © April 3, 1972 animated cartoon distributed by EB on 16mm
Mother Cat and Her Baby Skunks Milan Herzog (producer); Ruth O. Bradley c-11m © May 26, 1958 (black & white version) video [248]
Mother Deer and Her Twins John Walker (producer); William James Hamilton c-10m © February 17, 1959
Mother Rabbit's Family Helen M. Robinson c-11m © January 16, 1957
Moths (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © October 1, 1931
Motorcycle Safety: Sharing the Road Thomas G. Smith (producer); Allen Robinson & Richard Van Cott c-14m © October 6, 1977
Mount Wilson Observatory: Jupiter, Saturn and Mars in Motion Karl G. Henzie; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-10m 1960
Mountain Building (ERPI); Corey Croneis bw-10m © October 30, 1935
Movement Everywhere Roach Van Allen c-11m © January 9, 1970
Mrs. and Mr. Peacock C. George Chaput c-10m © January 1, 1956
Much Ado About Nut Things - Problem Solving: Estimation (Aesop Films Inc.-National Semiconductor Corp.) c-13m © January 26, 1977
Muscle: Chemistry of Contraction Charles F. Finance & Wilfred Mommerts c-15m © September 24, 1969 video [249]
Muscle: Dynamics of Contraction Charles F. Finance & Wilfred Mommerts c-21m © October 16, 1969 video [250]
Muscle: Electrical Activity of Contraction Charles F. Finance & Wilfred Mommerts c-9m © October 29, 1969
Muscles, Their Structure and Function Dennis S. Johnson c-25m 1986
My Old Man (Ernest Hemingway's My Old Man) Larry Yust & Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-2 parts (30m each) © January 28, 1970 video [251]

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Nate the Great and the Sticky Case Paul Buchbinder; camera: Ned Miller; music: Michelle Linsner; cast: Jason Wasserman, Bob Fox & Meg Colleton c-19m 1985
A Nation of Painters (Visual Images); David W. Powell c-7m 1973 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
Nationalism John T. Bobbitt (producer); Hans Kohn bw-20m © October 29, 1952 American Democracy
Native American Myths (Reid-Cowan Productions-Avatar Learning Inc.); Alfonso Ortiz, Stephen S. Jones, Hazel John, Frank Collison, Barbara Bravo & Mary Lou Byler c-24m © July 15, 1977 (completed '76)
Natural Selection Ralph Buchsbaum, Richard W. Holm & Paul Ehrlich c-16m © October 22, 1963
Nature's Plan (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer & John C. Gibbs (producers); John H. Storer c-14m © March 16, 1953 Living Water Series
Navajo Children (Tasco the Navajo) (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-10m © June 22, 1938 Children of Many Lands
Navajo Indians (ERPI); Clark Wissler & John Walker bw-10m © March 6, 1939
Neighborhoods Are Different c-11m © June 3, 1963
Neighborhoods Are Different Bruce Hoffman c-12m 1987
Nematode Cary Lu & Richard Russell c-11m © May 11, 1973
The Nerve Impulse Charles F. Finance c-22m © February 1, 1971
The Nervous System (ERPI); Ralph W. Gerard bw-10m © June 15, 1937
The Netherlands: Blueprint for An Urban Society Milan Herzog c-16m © October 21, 1971
New England Fisherman Clarence W. Sorensen c-11m © December 22, 1967
New England Fisherman (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-10m © October 10, 1938 revised 1946
New England Town 1660, Call of the Frontier Clarence L. Ver Steeg c-18m © April 16, 1969
The New Telephone Manners (National Educational Media) c-11m 1986
Newspaper Story Kenneth E. Olson bw-20m © August 10, 1950 video [252]
Newspaper Story Thomas G. Smith & Louis Starr; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-30m © July 19, 1973 (completed '72) video [253]
The Night Before Christmas Milan Herzog (producer); music: Theodore A. Varges c-11m © May 19, 1955
The Night Sky Hermann D. Tauchert c-11m © February 5, 1969
The Nile Crocodile Dick Reucassel; narrator: Hugh Rouse c-27m 1982
The Nile Valley and Its People William Deneen c-19m © September 21, 1962
No Law Without Lawyers Sue Marx & Pamela Conn c-22m 1985
Noise: Polluting the Environment Thomas G. Smith (producer); Vern O. Knudson c-15m © May 6, 1971
The Northeast, Gateway for a Nation c-11m © March 3, 1967
The Northeast, Headquarters for a Nation John Barnes (producer) c-22m © March 3, 1967
The Northeastern States (ERPI); Howard W. Odum bw-10m © December 31, 1942
The Northeastern States (2nd edition) Howard W. Odum bw-11m © November 16, 1956
The Northwestern States (ERPI); Howard W. Odum bw-11m © December 31, 1942
The Northwestern States (2nd edition) Howard W. Odum bw-11m © May 18, 1956 video [254]
Norwegian Children: Farming on a Fiord bw-11m © February 21, 1950 Children of Many Lands
The Nose: Structure and Function Milan Herzog (producer); John J. Ballenger c-11m © June 3, 1954
The Novel: What It Is, What It's About, What It Does John Barnes (producer); Clifton Fadiman; camera: Michael Livesey; cast: John Stride, Judi Dench, Mark Dignam & Michael Gwynn c-34m © March 8, 1962
Nuclear Theory and Energy David Jay (producer); Albert V. Crewe & Robert Deem c-20m 1985 video [255]
The Number System Milan Herzog (producer); George E. Russell, Maurice L. Haunting, Henry Van Engen, Catherine Mahoney & Lois Knowles c-10m © May 28, 1953
Numerals Everywhere Roach Van Allen c-9m © January 16, 1969
Numbers 1-10 (Centron Corporation); consultants: Carol Elsholz & Jane Polcyn c-6m 1988 First Things First: Early Literacy Skills
The Nurse Warren P. Everote (producer); Hamilton McFadden & Elizabeth S. Bixler bw-11m © October 28, 1949
Nutrician for Better Health (Milner-Fenwick) c-15m 1984

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Oasis Arvin William Hahn c-11m © May 27, 1965
Obesity: Problems of Fat Formation and Overweight Milan Herzog (producer); John B. Youmans bw-12m © October 28, 1952
The Occult: Mysteries of the Supernatural (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); LaMar T. Empey c-23m © February 10, 1978
Ocean Dynamics: The Work of the Sea Bert Van Bork c-23m 1981
Ocean Tides: Bay of Fundy bw-14m 1956
Ocean Voyage John Barnes; camera: Michael Livesey bw-13m © May 19, 1955
Odyssey II: The Return of Odysseus John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Highet; art direction: Brian Jackson & Geogio Oddi; camera: Aldo Tonti; cast: Simon Lack, Ann Morrish, Dyson Lovell & Michael Gwynn c-26m © November 4, 1965 video [256]
Odyssey III: The Central Themes John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Highet; art direction: Brian Jackson & Geogio Oddi; camera: Aldo Tonti; cast: Simon Lack, Ann Morrish, Dyson Lovell & Michael Gwynn c-18m © November 4, 1965 video [257]
Odyssey: Structure of the Epic John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Highet; art direction: Brian Jackson & Geogio Oddi; camera: Aldo Tonti; cast: Simon Lack, Ann Morrish, Dyson Lovell & Michael Gwynn c-27m © January 25, 1966 video [258]
Oedipus Rex II: The Character of Oedipus John Barnes & Michael Roemer (producers); Douglas Campbell; co-writer: Bernard Knox; co-editor: Robert Johnson; art direction: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Micheal Livesey; with Stratford Shakespearean Festival of Canada c-30m 1959 video [259]
Oedipus Rex III: Man and God John Barnes & Michael Roemer (producers); Douglas Campbell; co-writer: Bernard Knox; co-editor: Robert Johnson; art direction: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Micheal Livesey; with Stratford Shakespearean Festival of Canada c-30m 1959
Oedipus Rex IV: The Recovery of Oedipus John Barnes & Michael Roemer (producers); Douglas Campbell; co-writer: Bernard Knox; co-editor: Robert Johnson; art direction: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Micheal Livesey; with Stratford Shakespearean Festival of Canada c-30m 1959 video [260]
Oedipus Rex: Age of Sophocles John Barnes & Michael Roemer (producers); Douglas Campbell; co-writer: Bernard Knox; co-editor: Robert Johnson; art direction: C. Walter Hodges; camera: Micheal Livesey; with Stratford Shakespearean Festival of Canada c-30m 1959 video [261]
Of All the Nerves Bruce Hoffman c-22m 1983
Office Courtesy: Meeting the Public Hamden L. Forkner bw-11m © July 17, 1953 video [262]
Office Etiquette Hamden L. Forkner bw-13m © May 25, 1950 video [263]
Office Teamwork bw-11m © July 17, 1952
Old Truths in New Garments (ERPI) bw-30m © December 1, 1931
Oliver Wendell Holmes (Emerson Film Corp.) bw-17m © June 7, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
Only Benjy Knows: Should He Tell? . c-4m © June 18, 1970
Orange Grower Warren Brown (producer); writer: Neal Rubin c-17m © February 7, 1958
The Orange Grower (ERPI); Edwin R. Parker bw-10m © October 3, 1939
The Oregon Trail John Barnes & Mildred Miles Main; editor: Carmen di Belieff bw-25m © May 31, 1956
Organizing Discussion Groups (How to Organize a Discussion Group) bw-21m © March 12, 1953
Oriental Brushwork Eliot O’Hara c-16m © June 19, 1954
Origin of Land Plants: Liverworts and Mosses John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-13m © January 16, 1963
The Origin of Life: Chemical Evolution Bert Van Bork & Cyril Ponnamperuma c-12m © August 20, 1969
Osmosis (A. S. Crafts) c-16m © December 12, 1958
Ostrich Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-10m 1984 Silent Safari
Our American Native Friends (Behrens Company); Bob Behrens c-10m 1970
Our Changing Cities: Can They Be Saved? William Kay (producer); Leon Stover c-16m © February 7, 1973
Our Changing Way of Life: The Dairy Farmer Bert Van Bork c-17m © May 13, 1965
Our Changing Way of Life: The Lumberman Bert Van Bork c-15m © April 9, 1965
Our Community Milan Herzog (producer); Paul Robert Hanna bw-11m © April 23, 1952 video [264]
Our Community Services c-12m © October 1, 1969
Our Earth (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-10m © January 1, 1938
Our Friends in Historic Cities (Behrens Company); Bob Behrens c-7m 1970
Our Friends on Farms and Ranches (Behrens Company); Bob Behrens c-10m 1970
Our Hispano-American Friends (Behrens Company); Bob Behrens c-10m 1970
Our Living Shield Bruce Hoffman c-22m 1984
Our Post Office c-10m © August 15, 1965
Our Post Office (A Letter to a Football Hero) Edward A. Krug c-11m © August 15, 1956 revised 1977
Our Soil Resources Warren P. Everote (producer); Firman E. Bear bw-11m © December 8, 1947
Our Town and Our Universe (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Clifton Fadiman; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson c-29m 1959 video [265]
Our Town and Ourselves (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Clifton Fadiman; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson c-29m 1959 video [266]
Our Vanishing Marshland Dennis S. Johnson c-22m 1983
Our Weather Nicholas Dancy (producer); George G. Mallinson bw-11m © August 12, 1955 video [267]
Our World of Science George G. Mallinson bw-10m © November 16, 1956
Overcoming Limitations of Learning (ERPI) bw-10m © June 20, 1936

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Pacific Canada bw-10m © December 16, 1943
The Pacific: Discovery and Development (British Council) c-11m © October 13, 1950
The Pacific West c-24m © March 18, 1969
The Painter (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 8, 1975 Art of Silence; video [268]
Painting An Abstraction: Using Planes Eliot O’Hara c-11m © June 15, 1950 (completed '49)
Painting Clouds with Eliot O'Hara Eliot O’Hara c-22m © March 20, 1955
Painting Reflections in Water Eliot O’Hara c-11m © June 2, 1947
Painting Trees with Eliot O'Hara Eliot O’Hara c-16m © January 22, 1954
Painting with Sand- a Navajo Ceremony (Viking Pictures); c-11m © February 6, 1950
Pakistan Milan Herzog (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen c-14m © January 31, 1955 video [269]
Pamela Wong's Birthday for Grandma (Lifestyle Productions); Pamela Wong; cast: Pamela Eng c-8m © January 6, 1977
The Panama Canal: Gateway to the World Milan Herzog (producer); Gene Feldman c-14m © July 5, 1961 (completed '60)
Pandas: A Gift from China Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-16m © June 10, 1974
Pantomime: Language of the Heart (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-9m © March 26, 1975 Art of Silence
Paper C. E. Libby bw-11m © September 6, 1946
Parasitism (Parasitic Flatworms) Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum & Robert W. Hull c-17m © March 5, 1963 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Parental Roles: Don and Mae Greg Heimer (producer); Rose M. Somerville c-29m © August 15, 1973
Parts of Our Body (Centron Corporation); consultants: Carol Elsholz & Jane Polcyn c-5m 1988 First Things First: Early Literacy Skills
The Passenger Train (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-11m © August 29, 1940
The Passenger Train (2nd edition) Milan Herzog (producer); Ernest Horn bw-11m © February 8, 1955 video [270]
Pat Explores His City c-14m © March 17, 1971
Pathfinding in the Brain: A Fish & Bird's Eye View (Open University); Rissa de la Paz (producer); consultant: Vicky Stirling; camera: Manford Mueller c-25m 1993
Paul Bunyan c-11m 1970
La Paurure (Guy de Maupassant's "The Necklace") Bert Van Bork; cast: Jill Shellebarger, Roger Mueller, Linda Kimbrough & Les Podewell c-22m 1980
People Along the Mississippi John Barnes & Gordon Weisenborn (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen bw-21m © February 21, 1952 video [271]
People of a City (Aktiebolaget Svenski Filmindustri); Arne Sucksdorff bw-18m © July 9, 1957
People of Greece Clifford J. Kamen (producer) c-14m © May 19, 1955
People of Hawaii (ERPI); Margaret Mead bw-10m © December 17, 1940
People of Mexico (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-10m © March 6, 1939
People of Spain Milan Herzog & Clifford J. Kamen (producer) c-16m © May 10, 1955
People of the Congo (ERPI); James P. Chapin; camera: Attilio Gatti bw-10m © July 6, 1939
People of the Netherlands Milan Herzog (producer); Kenneth Richter c-16m © September 11, 1957
People of the Reindeer: The Wind from the West (Svensk filmindustri); Clifford J. Kamen (producer); Arne Sucksdorff c-18m © January 12, 1956
People of Western China (ERPI); O. J. Caldwell; camera: Amos Burg bw-11m © December 26, 1940 video [272]
The People Places David & William Kay c-22m 1983
People You'd Like to Know: C. J. Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Dee Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Diana Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Elizabeth Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Harold Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Introduction Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: John Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Kai Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Mark Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Mary Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
People You'd Like to Know: Paige Dr. Francis Partridge Connor c-20m 1978
The Percussion Group (ERPI); James Brill, revised with Peter W. Dykema bw-10m © December 19, 1930 revised 1938
The Percussion Group Milan Herzog (producer); Ralph E. Rush; music: Hans Swarowsky & Vienna Symphony c-11m © October 9, 1956
Personality and Emotions Milan Herzog (producer); J. McVicker Hunt bw-13m © January 24, 1955 video [273]
Personality Development Series: Emergence of Personality Lawrence K. Frank bw-11m © December 13, 1948
Personality Development Series: Emergence of Personality; Baby Meets His Parents Lawrence K. Frank bw-11m © December 13, 1948
Personality Development Series: Helping the Child to Accept the Do's Lawrence K. Frank bw-11m © December 13, 1948
Personality Development Series: Helping the Child to Face the Don'ts Lawrence K. Frank bw-11m © December 13, 1948
Perspective Management: What We Learn from the Japanese P. Alexander Gibney (producer); Irving Saraf c-28m 1984
Peru: People of the Andes Preston E. James c-16m © May 4, 1959 video [274]
Peru: People of the Mountains (ERPI); Earl K. James bw-10m © December 26, 1940 video [275]
Peter Rabbit's Adventures bw-11m © February 25, 1948
Petroleum Lester E. Klimm bw-11m © February 3, 1947 World Energy Resources
The Philippines: Land and People William Deneen & Paul Robert Hanna c-14m © April 26, 1960
Photosynthesis Bert Von Bork (producer); William V. Mayer c-20m 1981
Photosynthesis John Walker (producer); Edgar F. Carell & Ralph Buchsbaum c-21m © March 1, 1963 revised 1967
The Physical Environment Ralph Buchsbaum; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © January 28, 1964 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
Physical Fitness: It Can Save Your Life (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Robert Bouche; cosnultant: Gerald W. Garner; narrator: John Bartholomew c-24m © December 27, 1977
Physics: The Complete Introductory Course cast: Harvey White bw-series of films (30m each) 1957 titles (incomplete): Algebra and Powers of Ten / The Atmosphere / Atomic Accelerators / The Bohr Atom / Change of State / Characteristics of Vacuum Tubes / Color / Cosmic Rays / Density and Weight Density: Laboratory / Diffraction and Interference / Discovery of the Electron / Dispersion / Electromagnetic Waves / Electron Optics / Electron Shell Structure / Electron Charge and Mass / Electronic Charge to Mass Ratio: Laboratory / Elements and their Isotopes: Laboratory / Geiger-Müller and Scintillation Counters / Horsepower: Laboratory / Inside the Nucleus and Fission / Lenses / Light Sources and their Spectra / Measurement of Distances and Angles: Laboratory / Newton's Law of Cooling: Laboratory / Nuclear Disintegration / Nuclear Energy / Oscillators, Amplifiers and Radio / The Photoelectric Effect / Photometry / Photon Collisions and Atomic Waves / Physics: An Exact Science / Polarization of Light / Radar and TV / Radiation Measurements / Radioactivity / Radioactivity Measurements: Laboratory / Reflection from Curved Surfaces / Reflection of Forces / Resonance, Beats and Dobbler Effects / Sound Energy and Hearing / Study of Lenses: Lab Experiment, Light / Transmutation / Units of Measurement / Vacuum Tubes / Wave Lengths of Spectrum Lines: Laboratory / Weighing the Air: Laboratory / X-rays
Pigeons! Pigeons! Roach Van Allen c-9m © November 17, 1969
The Pilgrims John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Aberg; art director: George Haslam; camera: Michael Livesey; editor Charles Hasse; cast: Simon Lack bw-22m © May 3, 1955 (completed '54) video [276]
The Pilgrims Howard Peckham & John I. Cooper c-16m 1973
Pioneers of the Plains (ERPI); James L. Sellers bw-11m © December 31, 1941 video [277]
Planets in Orbit - the Laws of Kepler (Film und Bild); Fred L. Whipple bw-10m © February 19, 1960
Plankton and the Open Sea Bert Van Bork; writer: Gary Lopez; narrator: Kerry Frumk; with Osborne Laboratories of Marine Science c-19m © September 27, 1962 Basic life science series, unit 5: Plant and animal relationships
Plankton and the Open Sea Dr. Mark Huntley & Dr. William V. Mayer c-22m 1986 video [278]
Plankton: Pastures of the Ocean Bert Van Bork & George I. Schwartz c-10m © November 11, 1965
Planning Our Foreign Policy: Problems of the Middle East bw-21m © January 6, 1955
Planning Your Career Harry D. Kitson c-16m © March 9, 1954
Plant Growth (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © February 25, 1931
Plant Physiology (Science Pictures); Madeleine Spears (producer); consultant: Philip McCrea; narrator: Franette Liebow c-25m 1995
Plant Reproduction (Science Pictures); Madeleine Spears (producer); consultant: Philip McCrea; narrator: Franette Liebow c-21m 1995
Plant Traps (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © October 1, 1931
Plant Traps: Insect Catchers of the Bog Jungle Warren P. Everote (producer); William M. Harlow & John Walker; camera: Lynwood Chase c-10m December 1954
The Plantation South James D. Sage (producer); Ray Allen Billington, Ph.D. (collaboration) c-16m © March 24, 1960 video [279]
Planter of Colonial Virginia (ERPI) bw-10m © June 25, 1940
Planting Our Garden (Crawley Films) c-11m © July 24, 1952
Plastic Art (ERPI); Forest Grant bw-10m © July 6, 1939
Plastics (Science Pictures); Madeleine Spears (producer); Chris Barmer; camera: Tracy Gow; graphics: Anna Newton; consultant: Robert Applebaum c-16m 1992
Plato's Apology, the Life and Teachings of Socrates John Barnes; script: Mortimer J. Adler; casr: Tony Van Bridge, Donald Moffat, George Gitto, Edward Grover & Angelis Alexandris c-30m © October 29, 1962
Play in the Snow Lawrence E. Briggs bw-11m © July 3, 1945 video [280]
The Play of Imagination in Geometry (ERPI); David Eugene Smith bw-10m © February 24, 1931
Play the Shopping Game (Consumers in a Changing World) (Avatar Learning); Don Klugman (producer); collaborator: Michael A. MacDowell c-20m © January 16, 1977
Pneumonia (ERPI); Dale C. Stahle, Harrison F. Flippin, Hobart A. Reimann, Edward L. Dortz, Charles L. Brown & W. W. G. MacLachlan bw-11m © October 3, 1941 video [281]
Poison Plants Stanley Croner c-11m © December 23, 1971
Poland and the Soviet Power; Background to Recent History c-26m © February 24, 1961
Poland: Land under Communism John Barnes (producer); Kenneth Richter & Bogdan Zaborski c-22m © April 26, 1960
Polar Bears and Their Frozen World Scott W. Benton (producer); Lars Aby & Thor Larsen c-16m 1987
Police Officer c-16m 1981
The Policeman c-16m © December 12, 1966
The Policeman (ERPI) bw-10m © November 30, 1940 revised 1954
Political Parties John T. Bobbitt (producer); Peter H. Odegard bw-21m © October 21, 1952 American Democracy
Political Parties in America: Getting People Together Robert Agranoff c-20m © April 1, 1976
Pompeii and Vesuvius F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller (producers); Casper J. Kraemer Jr. c-11m © March 2, 1951 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short The Eternal Fire
Pond Insects (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © January 15, 1932
Pond Life Curtis L Newcombe bw-11m © November 30, 1950
Population Ecology Stanley Croner, Ralph Buchsbaum & Harrison Brown; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-19m © February 19, 1964 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology; video [282]
The Portable Phonograph John Barnes; art director: Carlotta Barrow; cast: Michael Gwynn, William Squire, Philip Locke & David Buck c-2 parts (25m/10m) © August 24, 1977 video [283]
Portion Control: A Team Effort c-12m 1978
Postal Service: Letter To A Football Hero Irving Rusinow (producer); Dorothy A. Moore (consultant); featuring Larry Brown of the Washington Redskins c-13m 1977 3rd edition of Our Postal Service; video [284]
Posture and Exercise (ERPI) bw-10m © December 19, 1941
Posture and Locomotion (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-11m © October 15, 1934 Yale University of Child Development
Pottery Making (ERPI); Forest Grant bw-10m © June 23, 1939
Poultry on the Farm John Walker (producer); Ernest Horn; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-10m © March 15, 1960
Poultry on the Farm (ERPI); Arthur I. Gates bw-11m © October 1, 1937 video [285]
Power and Wheels: The Automobile in Modern Life William Kay (producer); Leon Stover c-17m © May 22, 1972
Practical Film Making (Julien Films) c-19m © August 4, 1972
Practicing Democracy in the Classroom (Educational Film Services); Keith Elliott, Theral T. Herrick & George B. Mills bw-20m © May 27, 1953
Prairie Provinces of Canada bw-10m © December 28, 1943
Preface to Chemistry Warren P. Everote (producer); Samuel Ralph Powers; camera: Gordon Weisenborn c-16m © November 25, 1953 video [286]
Preface to Physics Warren P. Everote (producer); Samuel Ralph Powers c-15m © May 28, 1954
Prehistoric Man in Northern Europe bw-14m © April 25, 1961
Prelude to Revolution Andrew N. Wyeth & John C. Dann c-12m © April 23, 1975
Preparation of Oxygen: Seven Demonstrations c-14m 1970 video [287]
President of the United States: Too Much Power? (Concept Films); narrator: Hubert Humphrey c-25m © February 23, 1972
The President John T. Bobbitt (producer); Pendleton Herring bw-17m © February 16, 1955
Presidential Elections John T. Bobbitt (producer) bw-17m © October 9, 1952 American Democracy
Pressure Groups (Lobbying: A Case Study) John T. Bobbitt (producer); Charles E. Merriam c-20m © November 5, 1952 Political Science; revised 1977
Pressure of Light Hal Kopel c-21m 1959
Pride, the Saddle Horse Ernest Horn & Arthur I. Gates bw-11m 1946 (© Jul 3, 1952)
Primary Cell: Electricity for Chemical Actionv Warren P. Everote (producer); Morris Meister; camera: John Walker bw-11m © June 2, 1944
The Primary Teacher at Work (ERPI) bw-20m © July 25, 1931
Primitive Artists of Haiti Benoit de Tonnancour (producer); AndreÌ de Tonnancour c-12m © May 12, 1950
Principles of Baking: Flour Mixtures bw-10m © December 16, 1943
Principles of Cooking: Meats and Vegetables bw-10m © December 15, 1943
Principles of Home Canning bw-11m © October 25, 1944
Principles of Radio: Receiving Radio Messages bw-10m © December 17, 1943
Principles of Radio: Vacuum Tubes Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-10m © December 28, 1943 video [288]
Printing through the Ages (Story of Printing) (Ministry of Education of UK) bw-13m 1948 (© October 18, 1950)
The Prisoner of Chillon A.J.H. Pullinger (producer); Clarence W. Hach c-15m © June 4, 1971 (completed '70)
Problems of Conservation: Air John Walker (producer); Gary Lopez c-15m © July 13, 1968
Problems of Conservation: Forest and Range John Walker (producer); Allan A. Sollers & George I. Schwartz c-14m © March 21, 1969
Problems of Conservation: Minerals John Walker (producer); Allan A. Sollers & George I. Schwartz c-16m © October 1, 1969
Problems of Conservation: Our Natural Resources John Walker (producer) c-11m © April 28, 1970
Problems of Conservation: Soil John Walker (producer); Allan A. Sollers & George I. Schwartz c-14m © October 29, 1969
Problems of Conservation: Water John Walker (producer); Gary Lopez c-16m © June 17, 1969
Problems of Conservation: Wildlife John Walker (producer) c-14m © November 10, 1970 video [289]
Problems of Flight (ERPI) bw-10m © June 12, 1941
Problems of Housing: The Individual Home Harold F. Clark bw-11m © December 30, 1944 video [290]
Productions of Foods bw-11m © May 9, 1946 World Food Problems
Productivity, Key to Plenty J. Fredeic Dewhurst bw-11m © March 28, 1949 video [291]
The Progressive Era: Reform Work in America (UPITN Corporation); James P. Shenton bw-23m © August 19, 1971
Project Discovery, a Demonstration in Education Irving Rusinow (producer) c-29m © July 21, 1965 video [292]
Property Taxation bw-11m © March 14, 1946
Protists: Form Function and Ecology Bert Van Bork & Jerry Paulin c-23m 1985
Protozoa: One-Celled Animals Warren P. Everote (producer); Bert Van Bork, John Corliss & Dr. Roman Vishniac c-11m © March 27, 1957
Public Opinion Harold Lasswell bw-11m © November 21, 1946
Pueblo Andaluz in Andlucia John W Oller c-14m © February 16, 1966
Puerto Rico: Its Past, Present, and Promise William Deneen & Thomas G. Matthews; writer: Elmore Leonard c-20m © May 13, 1965 video [293]
Pulmonary Tuberculosis (Tuberculosis) (ERPI); Esmond R. Long, C. Howard Marcy & Charles R. Reynolds bw-10m © October 17, 1940 revised 1951
Puppetry: String Marionettes Frank & Elizabeth Haines bw-11m © November 26, 1947 video [294]
Puss in Boots Grace Storm c-16m © April 15, 1958
Pygmies of Africa (Congo Pygmies) (ERPI); - H. C. Haven; camera: Attilio Gatti bw-10m © October 4, 1939

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Quest for Flight (Avatar Learning); David D. Hatfield c-23m © June 2, 1976 (completed ’75)
Questions About Behavior (Open University); Nick Watson (producer); consultants: Tim Halliday, Felicity Huntingford & Susan Foster; camera: Tim Chard; editor: Rog Vokes c-25m 1993

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
The Raccoons' Picnic (Crawley Films) c-5m © November 17, 1954
Racing: The Will to Win (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Charles M. Brown c-17m 1977
Radioisotopes: Tools of Discovery Bert Van Bork & Jay E Howell c-11m © March 13, 1969
The Railroad Builders Stanley Croner (producer); John Walton Caughey; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-14m © October 8, 1963
Reading Maps Milan Herzog & John T. Bobbitt (producer); Clarence W. Sorensen bw-11m © April 15, 1955
The Real Cell Rissa de la Paz (producer); narrator: Gina Landor c-23m 1990
Recognition of Orthopedic Emergencies Charles F. Finance c-30m 1980
Red Fox: A Predator John Walker (producer); George I. Schwartz c-10m 1961
Reflections on Time (American Geological Institute); Greg Heimer (producer); John Shelton c-22m © September 2, 1970
Reflections: A Japanese Folk Tale Thomas G. Smith c-19m © August 15, 1975
The Reformation: Age of Revolt (Signet Productions); Andrej Kaminski (producer); Paul Asselin; writer: Richard Slote; camera: Jess Paley & Tom Reichman; music: Mike Saul; narrator: James Mason c-23m © March 14, 1973 Excerpted on VHS as Martin Luther: Beginning of the Reformation (1990s)
Regulating Body Temperature Charles F. Finance & Robert Henshaw; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-10m © October 2, 1972
Reindeer in the Arctic: A Study in Adaptation David Jackson (producer); Dr. Caroline Pond c-25m 1990
Remaking Society in the New Nation: 1776-1787 c-21m 1991
Rembrandt (Visual Images); David W. Powell & Cherill Anson; consultant: Richard McLanathan c-7m 1974 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
The Renaissance: Its Beginnings in Italy John Barnes (producer); Ulrich Middledorf; writer: Anthony Kerrigan; camera: Michael Livesey & Gianni Boni c-25m © March 21, 1957 video [295]
Renoir (Visual Images); David W. Powell & Cherill Anson c-7m 1974 Art of Awareness (National Gallery of Art)
Reproduction Among Mammals (ERPI); Dr. H. H. Strandskov bw-10m © October 1, 1937
Reptiles c-14m © January 20, 1955
The Reptiles of Missouri c-22m 1985
The Republic of South Africa, Its Land and Its People Clarence W. Sorensen c-17m © July 10, 1963
Rescue Squad John Barnes & P. Craig Smith; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson c-14m © January 7, 1972 (filmed '67)
Respiration in Man Charles F. Finance & Bertrand J. Shapiro c-26m © March 19, 1969
The Respiratory System David Alexovich c-26m 1987 video [296]
Rhinoceros Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-11m 1972 Silent Safari
Rhythm in Paint Eliot O’Hara c-10m © October 18, 1954
Rhythm: Instruments and Movements Elizabeth Waterman bw-11m © November 30, 1950
Richard Hunt, Sculptor Bert Van Bork & Louise Dunn Yochim c-14m © May 17, 1970
Rikki, the Baby Monkey Frederick A. Ulmer Jr. bw-11m © April 22, 1949
The Rise of Big Business John Barnes (producer); Kenneth Vose; narrator: Bob Jordan c-27m © January 15, 1970
The Rise of Labor John Barnes & Linda Gottlieb c-30m © December 17, 1968
The Rise of the American City c-32m © August 20, 1970
The River Valley Bert Van Bork & Frances M. Hanson c-11m © March 25, 1964
Rivers: The Work of Running Waters (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork; narrator: Kerry Frumkin c-22m 1981
Road Map for Change (Chuck Olin Associates); Chuck Olin & Larry Hall c-2 shorts (29m each) 1983
Robert Cavelier, Sieur Dela Salle (Emerson Film Corp.); Grace Lee Nute bw-17m © June 7, 1950 Famous Men & Women of the World
Robin Redbreast (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-10m © November 3, 1938
Robin Redbreast John Walker (producer); Ernest Horn c-10m © September 25, 1957
The Robot Revolution David Jay (producer); Bear McKay c-19m 1984
The Rock Cycle Bert Van Bork c-22m 1982
Rock: The Beat Goes On (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer) c-23m 1977
Rockets: How They Work Willy Ley c-16m © December 1, 1958
Rocking Horse Cowboy (Altus Films); Carl Jones c-24m © November 5, 1976
Rocks That Form on the Earth's Surface Charles F. Finance & John S. Shelton; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-16m © June 9, 1964 video [297]
Rocks That Originate Underground (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Charles F. Finance & John S. Shelton; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-23m © April 25, 1966 video [298]
Roger Williams: Founder of Rhode Island John Barnes; art director: George Halsam; camera: Micheal Livesey; edior: Charles Hasse; cast: Donald Moffat bw-28m © October 23, 1956 video [299]
Rome, City Eternal F. W. Von Keller & E. S. Von Keller (producers); Casper J. Kraemer Jr. c-11m © March 2, 1951 re-edit of a 1938 "World Windows" short Rome Symphony
Room for Discussion Cyril Orvin Houle bw-24m © October 23, 1952
Roots of Plants E. O. Freeland c-10m © May 14, 1957
The Roots of Plants (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher; revised by Warren P. Everote bw-10m © July 25, 1931 revised 1946
Rotterdam - Europort Gateway Milan Herzog (producer); Irv Rusinow c-20m © May 26, 1971
Round the Bend: Plant Tropism Rissa de la Paz (producer); narrator: Gina Landor c-25m 1991
Roy, Sheep Dog of the Scottish Highlands John Barnes (producer); Helen M Robinson c-18m © July 23, 1958
Rumpelstilzkin (World TV Corp.) William Wilder bw-8m © April 11, 1952

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Safety Adventures Out of Doors Cecil G. Zaun c-11m © March 16, 1959
Safety in the Home Stanley Croner (producer); Bill Varney & Vivian Weedon; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-12m © May 27, 1965 video [300]
Safety in the Home (ERPI) bw-10m © October 10, 1940 revised 1951
Safety in the Home Bruce Hoffman c-12m 1990
Safety in the Work Place (series 1) (Centron Corporation co-production); Robert Kohl (producer); Ralph Mizia; s Andrea Warren; consultant: Vernon Speiser c-5 shorts (12m each) 1989 titles: Protecting Your Head / Protecting Your Ears / Protecting Your Feet / Protecting Your Eyes / Protecting Your Hands
Safety in the Work Place (series 2) (Centron Corporation co-production); Robert Kohl (producer); Ralph Mizia; s Andrea Warren; consultant: Vernon Speiser c-4 shorts (12-13m each) 1990 titles: Handling Fire Extinguishers / Preventing Back Injuries / Reducing Office Injury / Using Ladders
Safety in the Work Place: Avoiding Slips, Trips and Falls Centron Corporation coproduction); Donald L. Leonard (producer); Charles M. Weber & John M. Sanger c-10m 1990
Safety on Our School Bus Dennis S. Johnson c-11m © September 11, 1957 revised 1980
Safety on the Playground Bruce Hoffman c-12m 1990
Safety on the Playground John Barnes & Gordon Weisenborn bw-11m © April 20, 1953
Safety on the Street Bruce Hoffman c-12m 1990
Safety on the Street Herbert James Stack & Hal Kopel c-10m © April 8, 1952
Safety on the Streets Stanley Croner (producer); Bill Varney; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-10m © January 25, 1966
Safety with Electricity Donald A. Boyer c-10m © January 22, 1963
Sailing a Toy Boat c-5m © October 2, 1952
The St. Lawrence Seaway c-16m © October 26, 1959
The Salmon Story (Viking Pictures); Richard van Cleve c-11m © November 30, 1950
The Salt Marsh, a Question of Values Stanley Croner & Robert Reimold c-22m © March 5, 1975
The San Andreas Fault (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork (producer); William H. Matthews & John S. Shelton c-21m © February 4, 1974 video [301]
Santa Fe and the Trail Stanley Croner & John W. Caughey; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-20m © April 9, 1963
Save Those Teeth Warren P. Everote (producer); James R. Blayney & Walter G. Zoller bw-11m © September 21, 1949
Scag: The Story of Heroin (Concept Films) c-21m © September 21, 1970
Scandinavia bw-15m © June 30, 1950
Scandinavia: Norway, Sweden, Denmark William Deneen & George Kish c-22m © June 11, 1962 (completed '61) video [302]
School for Ted Irving Rusinow (producer) c-11m © November 5, 1964 video [303]
Schoolhouse in Red (Agra Films- W.K. Kellogg Foundation) c-40m December 1948
Science and Agriculture (The Soybean) (ERPI); W. L. Burlison bw-11m © December 21, 1939 revised 1953; video [304]
Science Essentials: Animals Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Kathryn Hallenstein (editor manager]; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer c-7m 1989 titles: What Is An Animal? / What Do Animals Need to Live? / How Do Animals Respond to the World? / How Do Animals Travel?
Science Essentials: Ecosystems Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; designer: Richard Laurant c-4 shorts (7m each) 1990 titles: What Is An Ecosystem? / Desert Ecosystem / Forest Ecosystem / Freshwater Pond Ecosystem
Science Essentials: Electricity and Magnetism Philip Stockton (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; consultants: Lawrence F. Lowery & Alan McCormack; animation: Steve Boyer c-4 shorts (8m each) 1989 titles: What Is Electricity? / How Does Electricity Travel? / What Is magnetism? / What Is Electromagnetism?
Science Essentials: Geology Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Kathryn Hallenstein (editor manager]; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer c-4 shorts (8m each) 1989 titles: How Does Wind Shape the Earth? / How Does Water Shape the Earth's Surface? / How Do Living Things Shape the Earth's Surface? / What Are the Different Shapes on the Earth's Surface?
Science Essentials: Heat Philip Stockton (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; consultants: Lawrence F. Lowery & Alan McCormack; animation: Steve Boyer c-4 shorts (8m each) 1988 titles: What Is Heat? / How Does Heat Travel? / How Does Heat Change Material? / Sources and Uses of Heat
Science Essentials: Human Body Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer) c4 shorts (6m each) 1989 titles: How Does Your Body Move? / How Does Your Body Use Food? / How Does Your Body Use Air? / How Does Your Body Make Sense of the World?
Science Essentials: Learning About Matter Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer c-6 shorts (7m each) 1990 titles: Looking for Gases / Looking for Liquids / Looking for Solids / How Do Gases Change? / How Do Liquids Change? / How Do Solids Change?
Science Essentials: Light Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer c-4 shorts (7m each) 1989 titles: What Is Light? / How Does Light Travel? / How Do Lenses Work? / What is Color?
Science Essentials: Matter Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer c-4 shorts (7m each) 1990 titles: How Does Matter Change State? / What Is a Gas? / What Is a Liquid? / What Is a Solid?
Science Essentials: Plants Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer c-4 shorts (7m each) 1989 titles: What Is a Plant? / What Do Plants Need to Live? / How Do Plants Respond to the World? / How Do Plants Travels?
Science Essentials: Simple Machines & Motions Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animators: David Wood & David Hancock c-4 shorts (7m each) 1990 titles: What Makes Things Move? / What Is An Inclined Plane? / What Is a Lever? / What Is a Pulley?
Science Essentials: Sound Philip Stockton (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; consultants: Lawrence F. Lowery & Alan McCormack; animation: Steve Boyer c-8m 1988 titles: What Is Sound? / How Does Sound Travel? / What Makes Sounds Different? / The Uses of Sound
Science Essentials: Weather Martha Hopkins (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; Kathryn Hallenstein (editor manager]; Lawrence F. Lowery (consultant]; animation: Steve Boyer c-4 shorts (8m each) 1989 titles: What Makes Wind? / What Makes rain? / What makes Clouds? / What Makes Weather?
The Scientific Method John Bobbitt & Warren P. Everote (producer); Philipp K. Frank c-12m © March 18, 1954
The Sea Michael Birch (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-27m © September 27, 1962
Sea Adventures of Sandy the Snail c-16m © April 18, 1957
Sea Beneath the Earth Bert Van Bork (producer) c-22m 1983
Sea Life around Baja California c-24m 1987
The Sea: Mysteries of the Deep (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer) c-23m 1977
The Seaport Larry Yust & Ernest Horn; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; music: Ramblin' Jack Elliott c-16m © February 26, 1962 video [305]
Seashore Life Warren P. Everote (producer); George L. Clarke c-11m © December 29, 1950 video [306]
Seasonal Affective Disorder (Open University); Nick Watson; consultant: Tim Halliday c-25m 1993
Seasons of Survival Wolfgang Bayer c-22m 1983
The Second World War: Allied Victory Michael Birch (producer); Louis Leo Snyder bw-28m © September 30, 1963 video [307]
The Second World War: Prelude to Conflict Michael Birch (producer); Louis Leo Snyder bw-29m © June 30, 1964 video [308]
The Second World War: Triumph of the Axis Michael Birch (producer); Louis Leo Snyder bw-25m © September 23, 1963 video [309]
The Secret Sharer Larry Yust & Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; cast: David Soul, Aron Kincaid, Paul Brinegar, William "Billy" Benedict, Patrick Campbell, Johnnie Collins III & Buck Kartalian c-2 parts (30m/10m) © February 27, 1973
Seed Dispersal (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © May 25, 1931
Seed Dispersal John Walker & Warren P. Everote (producer); Floyd Swink c-11m © September 24, 1956 revised 1971
Seed Germination William M. Harlow c-14m © October 25, 1960
Seeds of Destruction (New York Zoological Society); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © July 6, 1948 The Living Forest
Segmentation: The Annelid Worms John Walker (producer); Lester Ingle c-16m © January 26, 1962 video [310]
Self Discovery in a Mirror Arnold Gesell bw-11m © November 21, 1946 Yale University of Child Development
Sending Radio Messages (ERPI); Wilbur L. Beauchamp bw-11m © June 2, 1943 video [311]
The Senses and Perception, Links to the Outside World Charles F. Finance (producer); Lawrence Kruger c-18m © August 15, 1975
Separate But Equal c-8m © December 23, 1971
Series and Parallel Circuits Morris Meister bw-11m © April 3, 1944
Settlement of the Mississippi Valley (The Westward Movement Part 2) William Deneen & Ray Allen Billington c-16m © February 20, 1962 video [312]
Settlers of the Old Northwest Territory (The Westward Movement Part 1) William Deneen & Ray Allen Billington c-16m © April 10, 1962 video [313]
Settling of the Great Plains (The Westward Movement Part 3) Stanley Croner & John W. Caughey; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-17m © July 26, 1963 video [314]
Settling the Old Northwest (Advanced American Communications); Robert C. Peters & B. Don Greene (producer); Glenn & Karen Winters c-18m 1990
Settling the Oregon Territory (Advanced American Communications); Robert C. Peters & B. Don Greene (producer); Glenn & Karen Winters c-18m 1990
Sewing Hal Kopel (producer); Irene H Buchanan bw-11m © November 18, 1953
Shark: Maneater or Myth? (Avatar Learning); Donald R. Nelson c-23m © July 22, 1976
Sharks and Rays c-23m 1990
Shaw vs. Shakespeare I: The Character of Caesar John Barnes; art director: George Drew; camera: Beda Batka; editor: Robert Johnson; cast: Donald Moffat, Richard Kiley, Frances Sternhagen, Ernest Graves & Donald Madden c-33m © June 27, 1970 video [315]
Shaw vs. Shakespeare II: The Tragedy of Julius Caesar John Barnes; art director: George Drew; camera: Beda Batka; editor: Robert Johnson; cast: Donald Moffat, Richard Kiley, Frances Sternhagen, Ernest Graves & Donald Madden c-35m © August 26, 1970 video [316]
Shaw vs. Shakespeare III: Caesar and Cleopatra John Barnes; art director: George Drew; camera: Beda Batka; editor: Robert Johnson; cast: Donald Moffat, Richard Kiley, Frances Sternhagen, Ernest Graves & Donald Madden c-30m © August 27, 1970 video [317]
Sheep Rancher c-16m © January 5, 1968
Shell Fishing (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-10m © August 4, 1938
Shelley Whitebird's First Powwow (Lifestyle Productions); Doreen Porter c-8m © January 6, 1977
Shelter Hermann D. Tauchert (producer); Edward P. Storke c-11m 1979
Shelter (2nd edition) John Barnes bw-11m © September 28, 1955 (completed '54)
Shelter (ERPI); Wallace Walter Atwood bw-10m © October 15, 1937
Shep the Farm Dog (ERPI); Ernest Horn bw-10m © December 20, 1939
Shielded Metal - Arc Welding 1-3. c-3 parts 1969
Shooting the Basketball Wilbur Johns bw-11m © May 31, 1946
The Shot Heard around the World William Peltz & John C. Mller c-8m © April 7, 1972
Should I Go to College? Dr. Harvey White c-29m © December 19, 1957
The Sideshow (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 7, 1975 Art of Silence; video [318]
Simple Machines (ERPI); H. Horton Sheldon bw-10m © December 29, 1941
Simple Machines: The Inclined Plane Family Milton O. Pella c-11m © May 13, 1960
Simple Machines: The Lever Family (Lever, Pulley, Wheel and Axle) c-14m © September 18, 1963
Simple Plants: The Algae Michael Birch (producer); Richard T. Hartman c-17m © June 18, 1962 revised in 1988 with producer Scott W. Benton; video [319]
The Single-Celled Animals: Protozoa Bert Van Bork & William Kay (producer); Robert Hull & Ralph Buchsbaum c-17m © March 9, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Siqueiros, El Maestro Bert Van Bork c-14m © June 30, 1969
Sir Francis Drake: The Rise of England Sea Power John Barnes; art director George Haslam; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: CharlesHasse; cast: Michael Goodliff bw-29m © June 3, 1957
The Skeleton Milan Herzog (producer); Karl E Mason bw-12m © May 25, 1953
The Skeleton Charles F. Finance c-17m 1979
Skiing: Beginning Movements c-11m December 1965
The Skin: Its Texture and Function Bruce Hoffman c-20m 1983
Skipper Learns a Lesson Paul Burnford c-9m © March 14, 1952
Sleep for Health Milan Herzog (producer); Nathaniel Kleitman bw-11m © June 28, 1950 video [320]
Sleeping Beauty (World TV Corp.); William Wilder bw-8m © April 11, 1952
Small Fry Pony Express bw-11m © October 24, 1949
The Snake: Villain or Victim? (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Jarn Winther c-22m 1976
The Snapping Turtle (ERPI); Lynwood Chace bw-10m © December 26, 1940
Soap (Science of Soap) Warren P. Everote (producer); James W. McBain; camera: Andrew Costikyan bw-11m © April 16, 1948
Social Insects: The Honeybee John Barnes (producer); Alfred Edwards Emerson c-24m © October 18, 1960 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Social Primates (Open University); Rissa de la Paz (producer) c-40m 1993
The Social Process: Values and Institutions John T. Bobbitt (producer); Harold Lasswell bw-24m © October 9, 1952 American Democracy
Social Revolution John T. Bobbitt (producer); Hans Kohn c-17m © November 5, 1952
Soft Soldering c-series of 8mm film loops (4m each) 1969 titles: Applying the Solder / Bonded Theory / The Range of Soft Soldering / Using the Tools: Portable Belt and Orbital Sanders / Portable Electric Drills / Portable Electric Routers / Portable Electric Routers / Portable Saber Saws
Solar Eclipses Robert L. McDonell], advisor: Dave Smith; artists: Arlene Skarani, Anthony A. Morse & Gloriana Gill c-13m 1979
The Solar Family (ERPI); Walter Bartky bw-10m © November 15, 1936
The Solar System (2nd edition) Thomas G. Smith; collaboration: William H. Matthews & Allan Sandage; narrator: Richard Basehart c-17m © December 5, 1977 (completed '76) video [321]
Sound and How It Travels Alexander B. Costea c-11m © February 23, 1963
Sound Recording and Reproduction (ERPI) bw-10m © April 15, 1943 video [322]
Sound Science: You Can Do It Philip Stockton (producer); Scott W. Benton c-12m 1986
Sound Waves and Their Sources Warren P. Everote (producer) bw-11m © October 5, 1950 video [323]
South Pacific Island Children: Life in Fiji (Jeunesse de Fidji) c-11m © May 23, 1951 Children of Many Lands
The South: Roots of Urban Crisis Stanley Croner & Charles F. Gritzner c-27m © March 28, 1969
The Southeastern States (2nd edition) Howard W. Odum bw-11m © July 30, 1956
The Southeastern United States (ERPI); Howard W Odum bw-10m © December 31, 1942
The Southwestern States (2nd edition) Howard W. Odum bw-11m © June 7, 1954 (completed '53) video [324]
The Southwestern United States (ERPI); Howard W. Odum bw-11m © December 31, 1942
The Soviet Challenge: Industrial Revolution in Russia Milan Herzog (producer); Alfred J. Rieber bw-26m © September 21, 1962 video [325]
The Soviet Union: A Student's Life Milan Herzog (producer); Arnold Michaelis c-21m © May 22, 1972
The Soviet Union: An Epic Land Milan Herzog (producer); Arnold Michaelis c-29m © December 8, 1971
The Soviet Union: Faces of Today Milan Herzog (producer); Arnold Michaelis c-21m © November 2, 1972
Space Exploration: A Team Effort John Barnes & John Young c-24m 1972
Space Probes: Exploring Our Solar System (Haberstroh Studios); Willy Ley c-11m © June 30, 1964 video (black & white version) [326]
Spain in the New World: Colonial Life in Mexico William Deneen (producer); Irving R. Leonard c-13m © September 5, 1961
Spanish Children (La Familia Sanchez) Harold S. Kemp; S.M. Trevino (Spanish version] bw-11m © December 31, 1948 Children of Many Lands
Spanish Children William Deneen & Elizabeth Graf c-16m © August 19, 1964 video [327]
The Spanish Explorers (Crawley Films); Theodore E. Lange as collaborator c-15m © October 4, 1965 video [328]
Speak Up with Confidence (National Educational Media); Jack L. Copeland (producer); Kip Walton; writer: Don Hall; hosts: Jack Valenti & Dinah Shore c-3 parts (40m each) 1985
The Speed of Light: Measurement and Application Robert Longini (producer); Harvey B. Lemon c-14m © January 28, 1955
Spiders Warren P. Everote (producer); Howard K. Wallace; camera: Lynwood Chase c-11m © July 6, 1956
Spiders (ERPI); (George) Clyde Fisher bw-10m © October 1, 1931
The Spinal Column, Structure and Function of Man bw-11m © August 9, 1956
The Spirit of Romanticism John Barnes & Joan Micklin Silver; art director: Carlotta Barrow; camera: Alfred Hicks; cast: Tim Piggot c-16m © September 21, 1977 (completed '76) video [329]
The Spirit of the Renaissance John Barnes & Linda Gottlieb; camera: Mauro Barboni; editor: Paul Stein c-31m © January 28, 1971 video [330]
Spring in the City c-11m © January 16, 1969
Spring on the Farm E. Laurence Palmer c-11m © November 24, 1947
Standing Waves and the Principle of Superposition Ron Sorri (producer); Albert V. Baez c-11m © May 28, 1971
Star Recognition: A Guide to the Heavens c-22m 1985
Stars and Constellations Robert L. McDonell, advisor: Dave Smith; artists: Arlene Skarani, Anthony A. Morse & Gloriana Gill c-16m 1979
Stars and Star Systems (Institut für Film und Bild); John Walker (producer); Fred L. Whipple bw-16m © February 16, 1960
Starting School c-14m © July 20, 1973
State Government: Resurgence of Power (Concept Films) Gregory Epler c-21m © April 1, 1976
Static Electricity (Electrostatics) (World TV Corp.); Warren P. Everote (producer); bw-10m © June 8, 1950
The Staunch Tin Soldier (Ake Soderquist for Filmkonsult AB); Rod Geiger c-27m 1971
The Steam Age (History of Transportation, Part 1) Ralph E. Turner c-17m © September 18, 1958
The Steam Engine: How It Works bw-11m © January 4, 1961
Stinging Celled Animals: Coelenterates Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-16m © April 20, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
Stonehenge c-24m 1991
Storms: The Restless Atmosphere (American Geological Institute); William Kay (producer); T. Theodore Fujita c-21m28s © April 29, 1974
The Story of Christopher Columbus (Emerson Film Corp.); Walter Colmes c-18m © March 15, 1948 Famous Men & Women of the World; partial video [331]
A Story of Discovery: Why Plants Bend Toward Light (Australian Academy of Science); Stanley Croner (producer); Charles F. Finance c-13m © November 17, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, The World of Green Plants
Story of Palomar Karl G. Henzie; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-39m 1960
The Story of Potatoes (Viking Pictures) c-12m © November 17, 1952
The Story of Rice (Viking Pictures) c-11m © October 28, 1952
The Story of Sugar (Viking Pictures) c-11m © August 19, 1953
The Story of the Oyster Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum & Margaret McKibben Lawler c-11m © September 12, 1963 Basic Life Sciences, unit 1 Animals without Backbones
Stress (Open University); Nick Watson; consultant: Frederick Toates; camera: Tim Chard & Horst Hartmann; editor: Jill Huxley c-24m 1993
The String Choir Milan Herzog (producer); Ralph E. Rush; music: Hans Swarowsky & Vienna Symphony c-11m © September 20, 1956
The String Choir (ERPI); James Brill, revised with Peter W. Dykema bw-10m © March 7, 1931 revised 1938
A Study of Infant Behavior (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-10m © November 1, 1930 Yale University of Child Development
Succession, from Sand Dune to Forest David Ridgeway (producer); Orlando Park c-16m © October 11, 1960 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology; video [332]
Succession, from Sand Dune to Forest Scott W. Benton c-16m 1988
Succession on Lava Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum & Maxwell S. Doty c-13m © July 22, 1970 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
The Suez Canal: Gateway to World Trade William Deneen & Mahmoud Younes c-11m © September 21, 1962
Summer on the Farm E. Laurence Palmer c-11m © November 24, 1947
The Sun - Its Power and Promise (Avatar Learning) c-23m © February 14, 1977
The Sunfish (ERPI) bw-10m © December 12, 1941
Sunrise Serenades (Prairie Grouse) (American Museum of Natural History) c-10m © December 1, 1949
The Supreme Court John T. Bobbitt (producer); Alpheus Thomas Mason bw-18m © December 9, 1954
Surface Tension in Fluid Mechanics Lloyd Trefethen c-10m 1963
A Surprise for Jean John Barnes & Gordon Weisenborn c-5m © October 2, 1952 video [333]
Susan B. Anthony (Emerson Film Corp.); Ray Allen Billington bw-18m © August 10, 1951 Famous Men & Women of the World
Switzerland: Life in a Mountain Village Clarence W. Sorenson c-14m © June 3, 1963
The Symphony Orchestra (ERPI); Peter W. Dykema bw-13m © March 21, 1938
The Symphony Orchestra Milan Herzog (producer); Ralph E. Rush; music: Hans Swarowsky & Vienna Symphony c-11m © October 9, 1956
Synthetic Fibers: Nylon and Rayon Malcolm Dole bw-14m © December 9, 1949 video [334]

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Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Tackling in Football Andrew Kerr bw-11m © May 31, 1946
Taking Care of Our Garden (Crawley Films) c-10m © July 24, 1952
Tale of King Midas c-18m © May 30, 1974
Tale of Rumpelstiltskin Kent Smith; camera: Thomas G. Smith, Paul Leimback & Paul Deason c-21m © March 15, 1974
A Tale of the Fiords (Aktiebolaget Svenski Filmindustri); Arne Sucksdorff bw-12m © July 27, 1955
A Talking Valentine c-5m © December 9, 1953
Talking with Thoreau David Bower, B. F. Skinner & Elliot Richardson c-29m © April 23, 1975
The Teacher K. Richard Johnson bw-16m © May 4, 1951
Teaching French with Films, Part I: Listening and Speaking Irving Rusinov c-26m © September 23, 1966
The Teaching of Reading (ERPI); Arthur I. Gates bw-20m © March 28, 1931
Teaching with Sound Films (ERPI) bw-11m 1936 video [335]
Technical Drawing (Eothen Films) c-series of 8mm film loops (4m each) 1971 titles: Manufacturer's Dimensioning Techniques / Positioning and Dimensioning Features / Symbols and Tolerances
Techniques in Chemistry c-series of 8mm film loops (3m each) © July 6, 1964 titles: Analytical Balance: Tare Weight Determination / Analytical Balance: Weighing Sample and Container / Decanting and Washing a Residue / Filtering / Titrating with Phenolphtalein / Using a Burette / Weighing Procedure / Weighing, Triple Beam Balance
Teenage Relationships: Vanessa and Her Friends Rose M. Somerville c-19m © August 24, 1973
The Teeth, Development and Care John Oppie McCall bw-11m © December 30, 1944
The Telescope (Aesop Films); William Van Horn c- 1976 animated cartoon
Television Behind the Scenes (Avatar Learning) c-23m 1979
Telling An Old Story (Learning Designs); Charlotte Zwerin c-22m 1985 video [336]
The Temperate Deciduous Forest Bert Van Bork & Ralph Buchsbaum c-16m © January 26, 1962 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
Tennessee Williams, Theater in Process (Signet Productions); Suzanne Tedesko (producer); Richard Slote c-29m © April 29, 1976
Texas and the Mexican Succession (Advanced American Communications); Robert C. Peters & B. Don Greene (producer); Glenn & Karen Winters c-14m 1990
Texas and the Mexican War (Tilton Rogers Films); John W. Caughey c-17m © November 11, 1966
Texture Paul Burnford c-6m © August 18, 1954 Art in Action
Thailand, Land of Rice William Deneen & Clarence W. Sorensen c-14m © July 26, 1957
A Thanksgiving Play Grace Storm c-6m © October 23, 1953
The Theater: One of the Humanities (Massachusetts Council for the Humanities); John Barnes & Douglas Campbell; writer: Clifton Fadiman; camera: Michael Livesey; editor: Robert Johnson c-29m 1959
Theories on the Origin of Life Bert Van Bork & Cyril Ponnamperuma c-14m © April 23, 1969 video [337]
The Theory of Flight (ERPI) bw-10m © June 12, 1941
Thermodynamics (ERPI); H. Horton Sheldon bw-10m © November 3, 1938
Thermometers and How They Work Fred Strauss c-10m © March 12, 1963
Things Change: Solids, Liquids, Gases c-10m © April 15, 1969
A Thirty-six Weeks Behavior Day (ERPI); Arnold Gesell bw-11m © February 4, 1935 Yale University of Child Development
This Is High School c-15m © January 10, 1973
This Vital Earth (New York Zoological Society); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © July 6, 1948 The Living Forest; video (black & white print) [338]
Thomas Jefferson (Emerson Film Corp.); Julian P. Boyd bw-19m © September 27, 1949 Famous Men & Women of the World
Thomas Jefferson (Osmond Commercial Productions); Ron A. McCroby; writers: Kevin & Khaliel Kelly c-13m 1980
Thomas Paine Andrew N. Wyeth (producer); Jan C. Dann c-14m © April 23, 1975
Thorton Wilder's “The Long Christmas Dinner” Larry Yust & Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-2 parts (38m/14m) © January 5, 1976
Three Fox Fables (Fox and the Grapes / Fox and Stork or Fox and the Crane / Fox and the Crow) Grace Storm bw-11m © February 23, 1948
Three Fox Tales Paul Buchbinder; animation: Stephen Boyer, Julia Bunn & Ray Toy; narrator: Russ Reed c-11m 1984 animated cartoon video [339]
Three Little Kittens (Kittens Three) (ERPI); Ernest Horn, Arthur I. Gates bw-10m © January 3, 1939 revised 1953; video [340]
Thrills of the Surf (In Australia) bw-11m © May 20, 1949
Throwing in Baseball Jimmy Dykes & Hollis Thurston bw-11m © February 11, 1947
Thrushes and Relatives (ERPI); T. Gilbert Pearson bw-10m © July 25, 1938
Tiny Water Animals (ERPI); narrator: Roy Waldo Miner bw-10m © October 1, 1931
Tippy, the Town Dog Paul Burnford c-10m © January 25, 1952 video [341]
To Save a Life: Burns (Morning Star Films); Linda Stanley (producer); script: Lee Stanley c-15m 1982
To Save a Life: Choking (Centron Corporation co-production); Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-11m © May 27, 1977
To Save a Life: CPR (Centron Corporation co-production); Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-11m © August 4, 1977
To Save a Life: Poisons (Morning Star Films ); Linda Stanley (producer); script: Lee Stanley c-15m 1982
To Save a Life: Survival Swimming (Centron Corporation co-production); Thomas G. Smith (producer) c-15m © July 27, 1977
Tobacco and the Human Body Milan Herzog (producer); C. A. Mills bw-15m © October 8, 1954 video [342]
The Tobacco Problem: What Do You Think? (Oscar Auerbach c-17m © December 23, 1971
Tom Savage: Boy of Early Virginia Milan Herzog (producer); Clarence L. Ver Steeg c-22m © April 3, 1958
Tops Charles and Ray Eames; music: Elmer Bernstein c-8m 1969
Trail of the Buffalo Hugh & Suzanne Johnston (producers) c-9m 1983
Transportation, a Basic Need (Odyssey Productions); Steve Helser c-12m 1980
The Tree of Truth: A Relationship Between Addition and Subtraction (Davidson Films); Elizabeth Janeway c-12m © October 9, 1975 Math That Counts
Trees and Their Importance John Walker (producer); William M. Harlow c-12m © December 8, 1966 Basic Life Sciences, The World of Green Plants
Trigonometry bw-30m 1957
A Trip to the Moon Milan Herzog & William Peltz)- F. W. Schlesinger; art direction: Warren P. Everote c-16m © December 19, 1957 video [343]
A Trip to the Planets Milan Herzog & Alex Haberstroh)- Richard Cromer c-15m © March 6, 1963
The Tropical Rain Forest John Walker (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum; supervisor: Warren P. Everote c-16m © December 19, 1961 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology; video [344]
The Truck Driver J. F. Rosborough c-16m © September 18, 1958
The Truck Farmer (ERPI) bw-10m © June 2, 1939 revised by John Walker in 1954; 2nd version video [345]
Tuberculosis (3rd Edition) Esmond R. Long & C. Howard Marcy bw-11m © December 16, 1955 video [346]
Tugboat Captain (Tugboat Skipper) John Barnes & P. Craig Smith; camera: Isidore Mankofsky; editor: Robert Johnson c-14m © January 26, 1972 (completed '67)
Tugboats Milan Herzog)- Alvina Treut bw-11m © November 28, 1947
Turkey, Emergence of a Modern Nation Sydney N. Fisher c-17m © March 3, 1963
Turn Off Pollution Alan Spencer c-11m © March 29, 1971 video [347]
TV News Behind the Scenes John Barnes (producer); Michael Livesey & Randolph Hobler; editor: Robert Johnson; cast includes a young Geraldo Rivera, interviews with Burt Reynolds and Dyan Cannon c-27m © August 17, 1973 video [348]
Twins Are Individuals: from Infancy to Adolescence Arnold Gesell bw-11m © November 21, 1946 Yale University of Child Development; video [349]
Two Boys of Ethiopia (Visual Education Centre) c-20m © November 30, 1970

U[edit]

Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
U.S. Cities: Growth and Development David Jay (producer); Bear McKay c-19m 1984
U.S.A. Capital City, Washington, D.C. c-22m © December 11, 1964
The Ugly Duckling Warren P. Everote (producer); Lynwood Chase c-10m © January 22, 1953
Understanding the Law: Equal Justice Milan Herzog (producer) bw-12m © June 25, 1953
Understanding Vitamins Milan Herzog (producer); John B. Youmans c-14m © October 23, 1952
Union of South Africa: Its Land and Its People Clifford J. Kamen (producer); Clarence W. Sorenson c-17m © August 31, 1956
The Unique Contribution Maurice B. Mitchell c-30m © June 4, 1959 video [350] & [351]
The United States Congress: Of, By and for the People Scott Anderson c-26m © December 11, 1972
United States Region: The Mountain Region Paul Buchbinder c-22m 1986
United States Region: The Northeast Dennis S. Johnson c-22m 1987
United States Region: The Pacific Region c-23m 1989
United States Region: The Southeast Paul Buchbinder c-20m 1986
United States Region: The Southwest Paul Buchbinder c-22m 1986
United States Regions, Contrasts of Land and People Ulf Backstrom (producer); c-26m 1986
The United States Supreme Court: Guardian of the Constitution (Concept Films); Scott Anderson c-24m © June 11, 1973
The Universe: Beyond the Solar System Thomas G. Smith (producer); Allan Sandage; narrator: Richard Basehart c-18m 1978
Ups/Downs (Concept Films) c-24m © July 16, 1971
Using Maps, Measuring Distance Clarence W. Sorensen c-11m © November 12, 1962
Using the Bank John H. Lewis & John R. Clark bw-11m © November 28, 1947 video [352]
Using the Classroom Film bw-11m © October 2, 1945
The USSR Since Gorbachev c-17m 1992

V[edit]

Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Vacances En Normandie Milan Herzog (producer) bw-11m © May 2, 1956
Valley Forge William Peltz & John C. Mller c-7m © April 7, 1972
The Van Allen Radiation Belts James A. Van Allen & Donald A. Boyer c-17m © August 26, 1963
Velocity of Chemical Reactions (ERPI); Hermann Irving Schlesinger bw-10m © January 1, 1938
Venereal Disease: The Hidden Epidemic Thomas G. Smith (producer); Walter Smartt & James Miller c-27m © May 4, 1973 video [353]
Venezuela: Oil Builds a Nation c-17m © October 11, 1972
Venice, Queen of the Adriatic Clifford J. Kamen (producer); Clarence W Sorenson c-10m © July 11, 1951
Venice: Economic Power in the Middle Ages c-19m 1992
Viaje Por El Norte De Espana (Voyage through Northern Spain) (Producciones Ancora Espana) c-11m © March 4, 1966
Viaje Por El Sur De Espana (Voyage through Southern Spain) (Producciones Ancora Espana) c-17m © March 4, 1966
Vibrations Larry Yust (producer); Stanley Croner & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © September 19, 1961
Vietnam Perspective Dennis S. Johnson c-22m 1985
The Vikings: Life and Conquests Richard Kaplan (producer); David K. Bjork c-16m © July 20, 1959
El Villano En Su Rincon (The King and the Farmer) Milan Herzog (producer) c-3 parts (14m/22m/10m) © October 18, 1965
Viruses: What They Are and How They Work Bert Van Bork (producer); Bill Gudmundson; narrator: Kerry Frumkin c-12m 1988
A Visit to the Waterworks Hal Kopel (producer); Edward A. Krug bw-11m © October 23, 1956 video [354]
A Visit with Cowboys Milan Herzog (producer); J. Frank Dobie bw-11m © October 5, 1949
Vitamin Perspective Dennis S. Johnson c-22m 1985
Vocal Music Delinda Roggensack bw-11m © October 5, 1950
Vocational Opportunities in High School c-14m © January 30, 1973
Volcano: Birth of a Mountain (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork & Donald W. Peterson c-25m © May 11, 1977
Volcanoes in Action (ERPI); Carey Croneis bw-10m © October 30, 1935
Volcanoes: Exploring the Restless Earth (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork (producer); William H. Matthews c-18m © September 21, 1973
Voltaire Presents "Candide" John Barnes & Linda Gottlieb; cast: David Yelland, Mark Dignam, William Squire, Ann Casson & Philip Locke c-31m © August 4, 1976 video [355]
Voyage to the Galapagos Bruce Hoffman c-22m 1983

W[edit]

Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Wallace Company, Inc.: Case Study No. 3 Empowering People Quality (National Educational Media); Mike Wright c-23m 1991
Walt Whitman: Poet for a New Age Lou Stomen & Clifton Fadiman; co-writer: Abram D. Murray; cast: Cliff Osmond; narrators: Jack Nicholson & Raymond Massey c-29m © January 1, 1972
Warning: Earthquake! (Reid-Cowan Productions-Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan & Matthew N. Herman (producer); Susan Martin; writer: Tony Hudz; camera: Barry Herron; music: Richard de la Salle c-23m © August 25, 1976
Washington D.C. Jerry Haislmaier c-23m 1984
Washington Irving (Emerson Film Corp.); Leon Howard bw-19m © September 27, 1949 Famous Men & Women of the World
Wastage of Human Resources (Emerson Film Corp.); Lawrence K. Frank bw-11m © December 12, 1947 video [356]
Water and What It Does Charles L. Finance & Illa Podendorf; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © May 30, 1962
Water Birds bw-11m © December 30, 1944
The Water Cycle Warren P. Everote (producer); S. Ralph Powers; camera: John Walker bw-11m © February 3, 1947
The Water Cycle (2nd edition) (American Geological Institute); Bert Van Bork & William H. Matthews c-14m 1979
Water in the Air (Radford Pictures) bw-11m ©-March 1, 1949
Water Power (ERPI); George T. Renner Jr. bw-10m © October 1, 1937 revised 1946
The Watussi of Africa (Giant Africans) (ERPI); George Herzog bw-10m © January 3, 1939
Waves and Energy Stanley Croner & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-11m © August 15, 1961
Waves on Water (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Charles F. Finance & John S. Shelton; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-15m © February 10, 1965
The Ways of Water (Olympic Peninsula of Washington) Greg Heimer (producer); John S. Shelton c-13m © June 8, 1971
The Weather (ERPI); Harry Wexler bw-10m © December 22, 1941
Weather Forecasting Miles Harris c-22m © March 5, 1975
Weather Satellites c-15m © October 4, 1965
The Web of Life, Pt. I: The Strands Grow (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer (producer) - John H. Storer & John Walker c-14m © September 29, 1950
The Web of Life, Pt. II: A Strand Breaks (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer (producer) - John H. Storer c-16m © September 29, 1950
Weed: The Story of Marajuana (Concept Films); Brian Kellman (producer) c-24m © March 5, 1971
Weight Events (ERPI); Lawson Robertson bw-10m © April 15, 1938
Weight Events Lawson Robertson, Dean Cromwell & Brutus Hamilton bw-11m © June 24, 1946
Weights and Measures bw-14m © May 28, 1954
The Well of the Saints Larry Yust & Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Makofsky; cast: Jack Aranson, Peggy Webber & Patrick Campbell c-2 parts (40m/12m) © December 12, 1975
West Africa (Nigeria) Paul Bohannan c-22m © March 13, 1963
The West Indies William Deneen & Douglas Hall c-22m © July 6, 1965
The West Indies bw-11m © June 28, 1944
The Westward Movement (ERPI) bw-10m © October 22, 1941
Whales: Can They Be Saved? (Avatar Learning); Donald R. Patten c-23m © November 10, 1976
What Color Are You? Amram Scheinfeld c-15m © December 22, 1967
What Do You Do While You Wait? Maclovia Rodriguez c-11m © July 18, 1973
What Does Huckleberry Finn Say? Larry Yust; writer: Clifton Fadiman; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-27m © December 15, 1965
What Is a Bird? Milan Herzog & John Walker (producer); Kenneth C Parkes c-16m © June 18, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life; video [357]
What Is a Fish? c-22m © March 1, 1961 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
What Is a Mammal? Bert Van Bork (producer); c-14m © July 27, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
What Is a Mammal? Bert Van Bork (producer); camera: Mike Westphal; animation: David Alexovich c-15m 1987 video [358]
What Is a Reptile? John Walker (producer); Bert Van Bork, Karl Patterson Schmidt & Neil D Richmond c-18m © October 11, 1961 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life; video [359]
What Is a Short Story? Bert Van Bork & Clifton Fadiman c-14m 1980
What Is An Amphibian? Bert Van Bork (producer); Ralph Buchsbaum c-11m © February 28, 1962 Biology program, unit 3: Animal life
What Is Art? Paul Burnford c-6m © August 18, 1954 Art in Action
What Is Ecology? Ralph Buchsbaum c-11m © January 26, 1962 Biology program, unit 1: Ecology
What Is Ecology? Bert Van Bork & Michael V. Wade c-20m © July 5, 1977
What Is Electric Current? Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-13m © August 15, 1961
What Is Electricity? (Guild Holdings); O. W. Eshbach bw-13m © December 28, 1953
What Is Science? Philip Stockton (producer); Gary Lopez & David J. McGowan; consultants: Lawrence F. Lowery & Alan McCormack; animation: Steve Boyer c-8m 1988
What Is Space? Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-10m © September 19, 1961
What Is Uniform Motion? Larry Yust & Albert V. Baez; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-12m © July 5, 1961
What Makes Clouds? (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Warren Brown & John S Shelton c-17m © February 10, 1965
What Makes Rain? (American Geological Institute); William Kay; animation: David Alexovich c-20m45sm © September 16, 1975
What Makes the Wind Blow? (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Warren Brown c-16m © March 4, 1965
What Makes Weather? David Jay c-14m 1981
What Plants Need for Growth Milan Herzog (producer); Walter Thurber c-10m © May 29, 1959 revised 1982
What's Your Authority? Greg Heimer (producer); Lawrence Kohlberg c-11m © April 10, 1972
Whazzat? (Six Blind Men and the Elephant) (Crocos Productions); Arthur Pierson c-10m March 19, 1975 clay animation; video [360]
The Wheat Farmer Nicholas Dancy (producer); H.P. Hartwig c-13m © February 28, 1956 video [361]
The Wheat Farmer (ERPI); H. B. Hartwig bw-11m © September 20, 1938 video [362]
When the Earth Explodes (Volcanoes) Bert Van Bork (producer) c-22m 1983
Where Is the Dead? Jackie Rivett-River (producer); Maria W. Piers c-19m © September 10, 1975
Where's Your Loyalty? Greg Heimer (producer); Lawrence Kohlberg c-11m © April 11, 1972
Which Way Is North? c-14m © November 2, 1961
Who Needs Rules? Greg Heimer (producer); Lawrence Kohlberg c-11m © April 10, 1972
Why Did Europe Discover America in 1492? c-11m 1991
Why Do Peacocks Have Elaborate Trains? c-25m 1991
Why Do We Still Have Mountains? (American Geological Institute); Stanley Croner (producer); Warren Brown; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-20m © June 10, 1964 video [363]
Why Fathers Work Emilie U. Lepthien c-14m © July 3, 1969
Why Foods Spoil: Molds, Yeasts, Bacteria Milan Herzog (producer); Wilson G. Smillie c-14m © July 26, 1957
Why Mothers Work William Kay (producer); Elizabeth Janeway c-17m © April 14, 1976
Why Not Accounting? (AWSCPA Educational Corp.) c-15m © August 11, 1971
Why Say No to Drugs? (Chuck Olin Associates); Chuck Olin c-15m 1986
Why Seasons Change (Elettra Films) c-11m © October 25, 1960
Why Vandalism? Hal Kopel (producer); Bruno Bettelheim bw-17m © August 30, 1955 video [364]
Wild Science: Communicating with Animals Lee Mendelson (producer); Ric Gentry c-11m © March 18, 1977
Wild Science: Mind and Body Lee Mendelson (producer); Ric Gentry; narrator: Peter Falk c-10m © March 18, 1977
Wildebeeste Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-10m 1984 Silent Safari
William Shakespeare (Shakespeare's Stratford) John Barnes; writer: Gilbert Aberg; cameramen Michael Livesey; cast: Vaughn Kimber, Richard Coe & Ray Westwell c-25m © October 26, 1955
Wind and What It Does c-11m © January 23, 1963
The Wind: The Power and the Promise (Avatar Learning); Alan P. Sloan (producer); Phil Content c-13m 1980
The Winds of Change David & William Kay c-22m 1983
The Wine of the Tetrarch John Barnes (producer); John Walker bw-27m © May 29, 1959
The Winged World, Instinct and Intelligence in Birds National Geographic Society c-24m © April 16, 1968
Winter on the Farm E. Laurence Palmer c-11m © July 9, 1948
The Wolf and the Seven Kids Fred Ladd c-10m 1977 animated cartoon
Women at Work: Change, Choice, Challenge William Kay (producer); Elizabeth Janeway c-17m © April 27, 1977
Wonder Walks: A Time for Rain Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © July 12, 1971
Wonder Walks: A Time for Sun Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © July 12, 1971
Wonder Walks: Bending and Reflecting Sunlight Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © July 12, 1971
Wonder Walks: How Do They Move? Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © August 1, 1971
Wonder Walks: Let's Find Life Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-10m © June 10, 1971
Wonder Walks: Some Friendly Insects Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © June 10, 1971
Wonder Walks: The World Up Close Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © July 21, 1971
Wonder Walks: What Do They Eat? Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © July 14, 1971
Wonder Walks: Where Does Life Come From? Warren Brown (producer); John S. Shelton & Charles L. Hogue c-7m © June 28, 1971
Wondering About Air Paul Buchbinder c-13m 1986 video (4 minute version) [365]
Wondering About Sound Paul Buchbinder c-10m 1986
Wood - Portable Power Tools: The Circular Saw (Eothen Films) c-series of 8mm film loops 1969
The Woodwind Choir (ERPI); James Brill, revised with Peter W. Dykema bw-10m © December 10, 1930 revised 1938
The Woodwind Choir Milan Herzog (producer); Ralph E. Rush; music: Hans Swarowsky & Vienna Symphony c-11m © September 20, 1956
Woodworking bw-10m © September 3, 1953
Woody Woodchuck's Adventure John Walker (producer); Charles C. Carpenter c-11m © January 17, 1961
Wool, from Sheep to Clothing John Walker, Robert Homer Burns & Alexander Johnston bw-11m © November 17, 1947
The Work of Rivers (ERPI); Carey Croneis bw-10m © October 30, 1935
The Work of the Atmosphere (ERPI); Carey Croneis bw-10m © October 30, 1935
The Work of the Atmosphere bw-11m © June 11, 1946
Work of the Blood George E. Wakerlin c-13m © June 19, 1957 video (black & white copy) [366]
Work of the Heart David Alexovich c-21m 1987
The Work of the Heart Charles F. Finance (producer); Forrest H. Adams & Ralph Buchsbaum; camera: Isidore Mankofsky c-19m 1968
The Work of the Kidneys Charles F. Finance & Benjamin H. Barbour c-20m © January 4, 1973
The Work of the Kidneys (ERPI); Anton J. Carlson, H. G. Swarm & F. J. Mullin bw-10m © September 20, 1940
World Balance of Power John T. Bobbitt (producer); William T. R. Fox Jr. bw-20m © November 24, 1952
The World of Plant and Animal Communities Paul Buchbinder c-13m 1981
World Trade for Better Living Clair Wilcox & Eugene Staley c-17m © August 10, 1951
World War I: A Documentary on the Role of the U.S.A. bw-28m © July 9, 1957
World War II: Prologue, U.S.A. Hal Kopel (producer); Henry Steele Commager bw-28m © September 25, 1956
Worms, the Annelida: Leeches, Earthworms, and Sea Worms William A. Anderson (producer); Lester Ingle & John Walker c-13m © December 7, 1955
Writing through the Ages (Ministry of Education of UK) bw-10m © October 18, 1950

X[edit]

Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Xth Olympiad Track Events (ERPI) bw-20m © August 13, 1932

Y[edit]

Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Yeasts and Molds c-15m 1993
Yellowstone in Winter Wolfgang Bayer c-27m 1983
Yorktown Bert Van Bork (producer); William Peltz & John C. Mller c-7m © April 10, 1972
Yosemite (Atwater Kent Foundation); Ted Phillips c-18m © March 14, 1954
You Are Growing Day By Day Hugh & Suzanne Johnston (producers); Barbara Wehr c-8m 1980
Your Body and Its Parts: Introduction c-6m © September 15, 1964 Basic Life Science, Your Health
Your Ears c-6m © September 15, 1964 Basic Life Science, Your Health
Your Ears Bruce Hoffman & Jon W. Hisgen c-11m 1989
Your Eyes c-6m © September 15, 1964 Basic Life Science, Your Health
Your Eyes Bruce Hoffman & Jon W. Hisgen c-11m 1989
Your Food c-6m © September 15, 1964 Basic Life Science, Your Health
Your Friend, the Forest: Save It or Destroy It (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-7m © July 26, 1954
Your Friend, the Soil: Keep It or Lose It (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-7m © July 26, 1954
Your Friend, the Water: Clean or Dirty (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-7m © July 26, 1954
Your Pets bw-11m © February 18, 1948
Your Protection Against Disease c-6m © September 15, 1964 Basic Life Science, Your Health
Your Sleep and Rest c-6m © September 15, 1964 Basic Life Science, Your Health
Your Teeth c-6m © September 15, 1964 Basic Life Science, Your Health
Your Voice William J. Temple & Delinda Roggensack bw-11m © November 16, 1949
Yours Is the Land (Conservation Foundation); George Brewer (producer); John H. Storer c-11m © January 6, 1950
Youth Builds a Nation in Tanzania Brian Kellman (producer) c-18m © September 11, 1970
Youth, Maturity, Old Age (Crocos Productions); John Barnes; camera: Adam Gifford; cast: Marcel Marceau c-8m © April 1, 1975 Art of Silence; video [367]
Yugoslav Boy: Story of Frane (Octavian Pictures); Milan Herzog (producer); Niksa Fulgosi c-16m © January 24, 1968

Z[edit]

Title Major credits black & white or color (& running time) year / copyright date Notes
Zebra Jane & Peter Chermayeff c-11m 1971 Silent Safari
Zenith (Aesop Films); William Van Horn c 1977 animated cartoon
The Zoo Robert Bean bw-11m © January 24, 1949
The Zoo Paul Witty (producer); George Rabb & Paul Buchbinder; narrator: Randy Brill c-11m 1979
Zoo Baby Animals (Baby Zoo Animals) John Walker (producer); Marlin Perkins c-11m © January 4, 1961
A Zoo's Eye View Dawn to Dark Milan Herzog (producer); Charles A. McLaughlin c-11m © May 25, 1973

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