Learning with the Lights Off

Friday, August 17, 2012

Dan Streible, Devin Orgeron, and Marsha Orgeron discuss how educational films, the influential form of filmmaking seen by millions of people, reveal 20th century preoccupations and values. Learning with the Lights Off: Educational Film in the United States is a collection of essays that address the role of educational films inside and outside the classroom.


Devin Orgeron, Marsha Orgeron and Dan Streible
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Kyle Jedrusiak

There was a playback from one film about Mr. Germ....the voice of Mr. Germ was the actor that did the voice of Bluto on the Fleisher's Popeye

Aug. 18 2012 11:46 AM

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