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Prelinger Archives: Master Hands (Part II) (1936) [electronic resource]

Prelinger Archives
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
A tribute to the master hands of the auto makers--shows the manufacture of Chevrolets from foundry to finished vehicles. Foundrymen performing metalcasting are featured. Called a "classic 'capitalist realist' drama," Master Hands was selected for the 1999 National Film Registry of "artistically, culturally, and socially significant" films.
Release Date
1936
Run Time
7 min.
Language
English
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on August 20, 2010.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Variant Title
Master Hands. (Part II) (1936)
Contents
Master Hands (Part II) (1936) (7:00)
Credits
Musical score by the Detroit Philharmonic Orchestra ; Produced by The Jam Handy Organization, for Chevrolet Motor Company.
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2010], c1936.
Publisher no.
41725 Films Media Group
Access Restriction
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (7 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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