Sand and flame

United States, 1944

Film
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Open with a survey of the development of glass-making and the art of the early glass-blower. Shows manufacture of wide range of glass products, including the automatic bottle-making process; manufacture of fine glass tubing; transformation of glass marbles into glass fibre; production of glass bricks; furnacing, rolling, cutting, grinding and polishing of plate glass; manufacture of shatter-proof plate glass.

Credits

production company

Jam Handy Organization

Language

English

Duration

00:19:00:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

28177

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Manufacturing processes

Crafts & Visual Arts → Glass craft

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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