Vision: structure of the eye

United Kingdom, 1948

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The structure of the eye is shown in detail by means of models and diagrams; the functioning of the eye is explained by an examination of the optical system of a camera, together with structural changes indicating short or long sight and the correction and relief given by correct glasses. The relation of the eyes to the rest of the body is illustrated by diagram, emphasis being given to the advisability of seeking medical advice in cases where corrective glasses are not sufficient to correct a defect.

Credits

production company

Gaumont-British Instructional

Duration

00:08:00:00

Production places
United Kingdom
Production dates
1948

Collection metadata

ACMI Identifier

011567

Language

English

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Eye - Anatomy

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Eye - Anatomy

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Eye - Human anatomy

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

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Vision disorders

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Human biology

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Optics

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Vision

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Colour

Black and White

Holdings

16mm film; Limited Access Print (Section 2)

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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