Garbage Disposal, USA, 1950s
A General Electric promotional film for a garbage disposal or 'dispose-all'. The short informative ad features a beautiful housewife, visual diagrams and images of the machinery and its parts, and slo-mo shots of various types of 'waste' as they are ground up with ease.
Democracy and Despotism, 1950s, 16mm. Released after WWII, this amazing film illustrates the thesis that all communities can be ranged on a scale running from democracy to despotism. The two chief characteristics of despotism restricted respect and concentrated powerare defined and illustrated.
Explosives Expert Takes Care of Blast Cap, USA, 1970s, 16mm.
Made by the Institute Of Makers Of Explosives, this film tries to discourage kids from playing with explosive fuses they might find in the out-of-doors.
Industrial film promoting insecticide PeStroy, 1940s, 16mm.
Looks at the history of rocketry leading up the Saturn rocket, 1960s, 16mm