Strange interview

United States, 1947

Film
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The story of Bill Barker, the owner of a small plant, who sees his production falling off and the quality of the work going down. Believing the situation calls for rigid discipline, he sacrifices personal warmth and understanding in his relations with his men. This attitude only aggravates matters until finally, in a dream sequence, Benjamin Franklin makes him see that his human relations can stand a lot of improvement.

Credits

production company

Jam Handy Organization

Duration

00:52:18:00

Production places
United States
Production dates
1947

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

010337

Language

English

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Communication in management

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Employee morale

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Factory management

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Personnel management

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

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Preservation Print (Section 5)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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