The Sleepwatchers

United States, 1969

Film
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Episode of Series “The 21st Century”.
Presents a report on current research being done on various aspects of sleep. How much sleep human beings need, what happens to someone deprived of sleep, what sleep is like for the mentally ill, what causes sleepwalking and how to cure it and how much time each night is spent dreaming are among some of the questions dealt with in this film. Reporter: Walter Cronkite.

Credits

director

James Jackson

producer

Isaac Kleinerman

production company

Columbia Broadcasting System

Language

English

Duration

00:24:50:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

32131

Subject categories

Animals & Wildlife → Biological research

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - United States

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

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Body, Human

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

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

Magic, Occult & Supernatural → Dreams

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biological research

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Biology - Study and teaching

Mathematics, Science & Technology → Human biology

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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