Reproduction among mammals

United States, 1937

Film
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Direct photography, animation, micro-cinematography and three-dimensional animation are used to tell the story of embryology. The pig - familiar domestic animal - is selected to illustrate the process of generation. The story is fundamentally complete from the formation of the original male and female germ cells, to the active newborn pig, including such processes as fertilization, cleavage, blastulation, formation of neural folds, development of membranes and embryonic circulation and parturition.

Credits

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

ERPI Classroom Films

Language

English

Duration

00:11:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

27858

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Biology

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

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

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

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

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Reproduction

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Science

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

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