Art Is … – 1971

“Art is … ” produced in 1971 by the Associated Councils of the Arts is a documentary that delves into

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Centuries of Telling Time – 1957

In this short newsreel from 1957, we visit San Francisco’s Academy of Sciences as it exhibits the Horological Collection of

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Feature Film: The Society of the Spectacle – 1973

“In societies dominated by modern conditions of production, life is presented as an immense accumulation of spectacles. Everything that was

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The (Watts) Towers – 1957

A color documentary which examines the creation of the Watts Towers and the Italian immigrant and visionary Sabato Rodia who

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Cab Calloway: Minnie the Moocher – 1950’s

Performing his signature number, Cab Calloway sings Minnie the Moocher in this performance from the 1950’s. As ever he adds

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Michelangelo Antonioni: Nettezza urbana – 1948

In memory of the master filmmaker Michelangelo Antonioni, his 1948 short film Nettezza urbana, aka Dustmen.        

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Greenwich Village Sunday – 1960

Take a stroll through the streets, parks and neighborhoods that make up Greenwich Village. Before Washington Square became the NYU

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Newsreel: Art in Italy – 1953

This newsreel is an overview at art in Italy in 1953, specifically at an exhibition in Milan, showing great works of

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