Classic Educational Shorts, Volume 4: The Celluloid Salesman - How Motion Pictures Grew a Better Breed of Consumer

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DVD Features:

  • Rated: Not Rated
  • Run Time: 3 hours, 33 minutes
  • Video: Black & White / Color
  • Released:
  • Originally Released: 2011
  • Label: Kino Video
  • Encoding: Region 1 (USA & Canada)
  • Note: Introduction by a/v geeks founder Skip Elsheimer
  • Audio:
    • Dolby Digital 2.0 Stereo

Description by OLDIES.com:

Movies Move People
Kodak 1969 Color 23 Min.

Comprehending Blending
Hamilton Beach/Portafilms
1963 Color 18 Min.

Doomsday for Pests
Sherwin-Williams/Jerry Fairbanks
1946 Color 14 Min.

Freeze-In
Sears, Roebuck & Co./Calvin Productions
1968 Color 16 Min.

Miss Puff
Labelon Toner
1960s Color 10 Min.

The Adventures of Chip and Dip
Potato Chip Institute/AcademyMcLarty Prods.
1968 Color 20 Min.

News Cavalcade
Sterling Movies
1965 B&W 13 Min.

The Stage Is Yours
National Cotton Council
1961 Color 13 Min.

Goodbye to Garbage
General Electric
1960 Color 5 Min.

This Is...Elk Country
Schlitz Brewing Co./Centralab/Edlin Film Prods.
1967 Color 10 Min.

Give the Lady What She Wants
GATX/PC Prods.
1970s Color 21 Min.

Your Daily Bread
American Bakers Association
1957 Color 12 Min.

Ideas in Action
Westinghouse Electric/Jam Handy Organization
1966 Color 6 Min.

Goodbye Weeds
Sherwin-Williams/Jerry Fairbanks
1946 Color 18 Min.

A Summer Opportunity
Collier's
1969 Color 14 Min.

Product Description:

This quirky release compiles some of the quirkiest and most unintentionally funny educational short films created for the American classroom, all created by companies in an attempt to sell their products. Shot mostly on 16mm film, the films include lessons on pest control (DOOMSDAY FOR PESTS), household appliances COMPREHENDING BLENDING), and more.

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Product Info:

  • Sales Rank: 15,538
  • UPC: 738329073725
  • Shipping Weight: 0.16/lbs (approx)
  • International Shipping: 1 item


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