Zip Code with the Swingin’ Six – 1960’s

As the American communities and cities grew in the mid-twentieth century, so did the complexity of managing the immense mass

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Duke Ellington’s Black and Tan – 1929

Duke Ellington makes his film debut in the short produced in 1929 based on his pivotal composition Black and Tan

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Hollywood Extra Girl – 1935

I need some faces there that can show soul in their eyes.– Cecil B. DeMille Produced in 1935, Hollywood Extra

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Despotism – 1946

“The State – I am the State.” – Louis XIV In this timeless educational film from 1946, the pernicious mechanics

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The Veldt – 1970’s

The Hadley family lives in an automated house called “The Happylife Home,” filled with machines that do every task. The

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Don’t Be a Sucker – 1947

In this anti-fascist film produced by US Military in the wake of WWII, the producers deconstruct the politically motivated social

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The Distant Drummer: Flowers of Darkness – 1970’s

Narrated by Paul Newman, The Distant Drummer: Flowers of Darkness is an unflinching, no-nonsense look at the opium trade –

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The Enemy Agent & You – 1960’s

This Cold War counter-spy instructional film was created to convince government officials traveling with top secret info to watch their

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Photographic Studies in Hypnosis – 1940’s

Hypnosis. Subconscious Suggestion. Somnambulism. In this film Professor LF Beck of University of Oregon conducts a live experiment in hypnosis

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