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The films included in this database are winners of amateur movie contests or works that have been identified as significant by archives and historians.



Snails – and How They Walk

Date produced: 1966

Filmmaker(s):

Sidney N. Laverents

Description:

"The story of the common brown land snail, found in California and other parts of the U.S." Oldfilm.org


Trip to Yesterday, A

Date produced: 1969

Filmmaker(s):

Sidney N. Laverents

Description:

"An entertaining documentary of the narrow-­gauge train ride from Durango to Silverton, Colorado. Spectacular aerial views add to the impact." Oldfilm.org


All I Want for Christmas

Date produced: 1965

Filmmaker(s):

Sidney N. Laverents


Night Before Christmas

Date produced: 1938

Filmmaker(s):

Joseph Hollywood


Honeymoon is Over, The

Date produced: 1938

Filmmaker(s):

William T. O'Dogherty


Growers’ Friends and Foes

Date produced: 1937

Filmmaker(s):

Harold Warner

Description:

"A story of an orange grower's everyday life, of his unending battle with pests." American Cinematographer, Nov. 1940, 498.


Happy Farm Woman

Date produced: 1937

Filmmaker(s):

George Oliver Smith

Description:

"It has a story with titles in verse telling how the farm woman compared herself with the Duchess of Windsor and decides she prefers Pa to the Duke and her own simple tasks to the life of a Duchess." American Cinematographer, Feb. 1940, 87.


Milkman, Our Community Helper, The

Date produced: 1937

Filmmaker(s):

Eugene Herrington


Summer in Switzerland

Date produced: 1937

Filmmaker(s):

George L. Rohdenburg


Autumn Around Fuji

Date produced: 1938

Filmmaker(s):

Khoji Tsukamoto


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