Shelter (USA)

United States, 1937

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This film traces man’s growing ability to change the form of materials, and shows how the development of transportation has increased the variety and the supply of raw materials available to man, for building himself shelter from the elements. Examples range from African grass huts and Eskimo igloos to skyscrapers and individual homes in and industrialized country.


production company

EPPI Classroom Films






Black and White

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