The Eyes and seeing

United States, 1968

Film
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Episode of Series “Biology program. Unit 4. Physiology”.
Studies the eye, its component structures and their functions. Close-up studies of the parts of the eye and experiments with animals in a visual perception laboratory provide a clear distinction between the physical process and the electro-chemical process of seeing. Considers how light sources are focused on the retina activating light sensitive cells. Examines problems in determining how the brain evaluates and acts on visual stimuli.

Credits

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

producer/director

Charles L. Finance

Duration

00:20:50:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1968

Appears in

Biology program. Unit 4. Physiology

Group of items

Biology program. Unit 4. Physiology

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Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

003476

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Eye - Anatomy

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Biology - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Eye - Movements

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Eye

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Eye - Anatomy

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Eye - Movements

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Physiology - Research

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Vision

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Vision

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Colour

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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