Film: a tool for teachers

United Kingdom, 1959

Film
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This film, designed primarily for teachers in training, has been compiled to demonstrate the possibilities of film as a teaching tool. It consists of excerpts from 18 films, selected because they illustrate the properties peculiar to film for communicating information and ideas. The excerpts are arranged in four groups which illustrate the contribution film can make to four kinds of educational situation: demonstrating practical skills; providing a visual description; organising knowledge and stimulating the imagination.

Credits

production company

Educational Foundation for Visual Aids

Language

English

Duration

00:28:00:00

Colour

Black and White and Colour

ACMI Identifier

32300

Subject categories

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion picture industry - Study and teaching

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Motion pictures - Excerpts

Advertising, Film, Journalism, Mass Media & TV → Visual communication

Communications, Infrastructure, & Transport → Communication in education

Crafts & Visual Arts → Visual communication

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Imagination

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Motion picture industry - Study and teaching

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Teachers - In service training

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Teachers - Training of

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Teaching - Aids and devices

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Visual communication

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

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

Magic, Occult & Supernatural → Imagination

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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