Roots of plants

United States, 1931

Film
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Various forms of roots are first presented. Time-lapse and micro-photography are employed to bring out the interesting processes of growth and the structure of the roots of plants. Animation is used to demonstrate osmosis.

Credits

production company

ERPI Classroom Films

Language

English

Duration

00:10:50:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28048

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Microcinematography

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Time lapse cinematography

Animals & Wildlife → Nature study

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Growth (Plants)

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Natural history

Climate, Environment, Natural Resources & Disasters → Plants

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Osmosis

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)

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