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All My Babies
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directed by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012; produced by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012, Georgia. Department of Public Health and Association of American Medical Colleges. Medical Audio-Visual Institute; performed by Mary Hill Coley, 1900-1966 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 54 mins

All My Babies (1952) was selected in 2002 by the Library of Congress as a "culturally, historically, and artistically significant work" for permanent preservation in the National Film Registry. This beautiful film is the story of "Miss Mary" Coley, an African-American midwife more than half a century ago in rural...

directed by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012; produced by George C. Stoney, 1916-2012, Georgia. Department of Public Health and Association of American Medical Colleges. Medical Audio-Visual Institute; performed by Mary Hill Coley, 1900-1966 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 54 mins
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Around the Horn In a Square Clipper
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directed by Alan Villiers, 1903-1982; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1933), 16 mins
Around the Horn in a Square Rigger (1933) was filmed by noted sailor and author Alan Villiers documenting the record-breaking 83-day voyage of the 1902 barque Parma from Australia to England in the 1933 Grain Race. Villiers writes, 'We wanted to make a picture that would capture some of the stirring beauty of thes...
directed by Alan Villiers, 1903-1982; produced by David Shepard, 1940-2017 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1933), 16 mins
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Berlin: Symphony of a Great City
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directed by Walter Ruttmann, 1887-1941; produced by Karl Freund, 1890-1969; performed by Paul von Hindenburg, 1847-1934 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1928), 1 hour 2 mins
This documentary, directed by Walter Ruttmann, features the city of Berlin as seen from morning until night.
directed by Walter Ruttmann, 1887-1941; produced by Karl Freund, 1890-1969; performed by Paul von Hindenburg, 1847-1934 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1928), 1 hour 2 mins
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The Birth Of The Tramp
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directed by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Marianne Lère, fl. 1994, Arte France and Steamboat Films (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2013), 1 hour 3 mins
This documentary chronicles Chaplin's rise to stardom in concordance with early cinema's growth from fairground attraction into an international industry.
directed by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Serge Bromberg, 1961- and Marianne Lère, fl. 1994, Arte France and Steamboat Films (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2013), 1 hour 3 mins
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Bolex Stereo
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directed by Larry Crolius, fl. 1952 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 11 mins
This is a true time capsule with shots of the liner S. S. United States in its first year, travelogue and cheesecake, all tied together with period narration that entertains and informs. For instance, who knew the message of the exotic hula dance contained instructions on how to project Bolex stereo! More helpful...
directed by Larry Crolius, fl. 1952 (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 11 mins
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Chaplin's Goliath: In Search of Scotland's Forgotten Star
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directed by Kevin Macdonald; produced by Fran Robertson, fl. 1995, Figment Films (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1996), 55 mins
This documentary by Academy Award winner Kevin Macdonald, tells the story of Charlie's nemesis Eric Campbell, who achieved screen immortality with his appearances in eleven of these comedies.
directed by Kevin Macdonald; produced by Fran Robertson, fl. 1995, Figment Films (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 1996), 55 mins
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Discovering Cinema: Learning to Talk
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directed by Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Chantal Knecht, fl. 2003-2004, Anne Genevaux, fl. 2003-2004 and Serge Bromberg, 1961- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2003), 53 mins
Flicker Alley and Blackhawk Films present Discovering Cinema, comprised of Learning to Talk and Movies Dream in Color, produced by Lobster Films/Histoire, 2003-2004. Film historians Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg compiled materials from their own Lobster Films collection and material from archives throughout Europe...
directed by Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Chantal Knecht, fl. 2003-2004, Anne Genevaux, fl. 2003-2004 and Serge Bromberg, 1961- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2003), 53 mins
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Discovering Cinema: Movies Dream in Color
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directed by Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Chantal Knecht, fl. 2003-2004, Anne Genevaux, fl. 2003-2004 and Serge Bromberg, 1961- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2004), 1 hour 56 mins
Flicker Alley and Blackhawk Films present Discovering Cinema, comprised of Learning to Talk and Movies Dream in Color, produced by Lobster Films/Histoire, 2003-2004. Film historians Eric Lange and Serge Bromberg compiled materials from their own Lobster Films collection and material from archives throughout Europe...
directed by Eric Lange, fl. 1985; produced by Chantal Knecht, fl. 2003-2004, Anne Genevaux, fl. 2003-2004 and Serge Bromberg, 1961- (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2004), 1 hour 56 mins
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Doom Town
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directed by Allen H. Miner, 1917-2004; produced by Lee Savin, 1917-1995 and Berman Swarttz, 1915-2016, 3-D Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 15 mins
The first 3-D documentary, Doom Town was made by independent producer Lee Savin, who was intrigued by the atomic-bomb tests at Yucca Flats in Nevada. Filming began March 17, 1953. Photographed with the Dunning Three-Dimensional Process, it captured the devastating effects of an atomic blast.
directed by Allen H. Miner, 1917-2004; produced by Lee Savin, 1917-1995 and Berman Swarttz, 1915-2016, 3-D Productions (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 15 mins
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Enthusiasm: Symphony of the Donbass
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directed by Dziga Vertov, 1896-1954; produced by Ukrainfilm (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 1 hour 6 mins
One of the first Soviet sound films, it deals with the Five Year Plan of the late 1920s, and represents Vertov's radical attempt to link economic progress with the introduction of sound in cinema.
directed by Dziga Vertov, 1896-1954; produced by Ukrainfilm (Los Angeles, CA: Flicker Alley, 2015), 1 hour 6 mins
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