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Restless Water

Date produced: 1955

Filmmaker(s):

Charles Woodley

Description:

"Film of picturesque scenes of water." Library and Archives Canada.


Hidden Lakes

Date produced: 1959

Filmmaker(s):

Charles Woodley

Description:

"Film of picturesque scenes of flowing water." Library and Archives Canada.


Impressions of Autumn

Date produced: 1960

Filmmaker(s):

Glen H. Turner

Description:

"Color film featuring scenes of fall in Utah." Church History Library.


Walk with Me Beneath a Tree

Date produced: 1965

Filmmaker(s):

Warren Thompson

Description:

"A journey from bustling Chicago to the fall foliage and winter landscape of rural Wisconsin." Chicago Film Archives.


Humpbacks of Trinity Bay, The

Date produced: 1980

Filmmaker(s):

Robbins Barstow

Description:

"In August 1980, Robbins Barstow and his wife Meg, of Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA, went on a week-long trip to Newfoundland, Canada, to go whalewatching in the North Atlantic waters of Trinity Bay. Join them for exciting, on-the-surface, close encounters with giant humpback whales, and dramatic sightings also of finback and minke whales." Archive.org


Quest for the Great Sperm Whale, The

Date produced: 1991

Filmmaker(s):

Robbins Barstow

Description:

"The story of a three-day whale watching trip in July 1991 from Gloucester, Massachusetts, USA, 100 miles out into the Atlantic Ocean to Georges Bank, to find and film sperm whales and six other species of cetaceans (whales, dolphins, and porpoises), including the never-before-filmed North Atlantic Beaked Whale. Filmed and narrated by Dr. Robbins Barstow of Wethersfield, Connecticut, USA." Archive.org


Tree Portraits

Date produced: 1956

Filmmaker(s):

William M. Harlow

Description:

'This film presents a revelation of the beauty and colorful activity of the trees of New York State. Beautiful time-lapse pictures show the emerging buds, leaves, and flowerings on the trees. The identifying features on tree branches, flowers, fruit, and bark are shown, utilizing time-lapse photography to show the moving detail," via SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.


River: An Allegory

Date produced: 1962

Filmmaker(s):

William M. Harlow

Description:

"This film takes the viewer through the formation and life of a river. From raindrops to rapids, this film shows freshwater and how it moves through our environment," via SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry.


Trees: How to Know Them

Date produced: 1970

Filmmaker(s):

William M. Harlow

Description:

"This color film, released in partnership with the International Film Bureau Inc., presents the identifying features of trees as they change through the seasons. The bud and leaf scars of the deciduous broad-leaved trees are examined, as well as the distinguishing features of their bark. The cones and needles of the narrow-leaved evergreens are also described and compared. Extensive time-lapse photography shows the emergence of new leaves and flowers as spring arrives. Size, shape, and the arrangement of the buds and leaves on the twig are presented as ways of distinguishing and identifying trees, " via SUNY College of Environmental Science and Foresty.


Listen to the Mockingbird

Date produced: 1977

Filmmaker(s):

Sidney N. Laverents

Description:

"An award-­winning, detailed study of the life of this fascinating bird. Exciting sequences of their remarkable courage in defense of their young." Oldfilm.org


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