Using your voice

United States, 1950

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Episode of Series “Speech”
The film is directed at the problem of common speech or voice faults in both formal and informal speaking. Shows how to make the most of your voice in everyday life situations. Points out that most speech faults are due purely to carelessness and then demonstrates and explains how to correct such faults.


production company

Centron Productions

Young America Films






Black and White

ACMI Identifier


Subject categories

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels

Archival, Cinemagazines & Newsreels → Speeches, addresses, etc.

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Public speaking

Economics, Philosophy, Politics, Religion & Sociology → Speeches, addresses, etc.

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Oral communication

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Public speaking

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Speech

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Oral communication

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

History → Speeches, addresses, etc.

Hobbies, Recreation & Sport → Public speaking

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States




16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

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