The Resource How to be a man : instructions for proper male behavior from classroom films of the 1940s-'70s, Kino International ; produced for video by Bret Wood, (videorecording)

How to be a man : instructions for proper male behavior from classroom films of the 1940s-'70s, Kino International ; produced for video by Bret Wood, (videorecording)

Label
How to be a man : instructions for proper male behavior from classroom films of the 1940s-'70s
Title
How to be a man
Title remainder
instructions for proper male behavior from classroom films of the 1940s-'70s
Statement of responsibility
Kino International ; produced for video by Bret Wood
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For centuries, parents have struggled to usher their children through the magical and often treacherous journey to adult-hood. In America, a new form of tutelage was engineered: the classroom film. Suddenly, the prickly issues of sexual development and juvenile delinquency could by addressed. These films helped to deal with the subtleties of behavior and the importance of fitting in. Topics covered include coping with failure and teasing
Member of
Cataloging source
TXX
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Curated by Skip Elsheimer
Dewey number
649/.132
LC call number
HQ775
LC item number
.H69 2009
Runtime
183
Series statement
Classic educational shorts
Series volume
v.1
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
How to be a man : instructions for proper male behavior from classroom films of the 1940s-'70s, Kino International ; produced for video by Bret Wood, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Moment of decision narrated by Timothy Farrell
  • Special features: Bonus film: From rugs to riches (Thomas Craven Prods. ; col. ; 15 min. - a training film for the adult man, starring Jonathan Winters); interview with A/V Geeks founder Skip Elsheimer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (1949 ; b&w ; 12 min.)
  • The other fellow's feelings
  • Centron
  • (1951 ; b&w ; 8 min.)
  • Your body during adolescence
  • McGraw-Hill
  • (1954 ; b&w ; 11 min.)
  • The show-off
  • Centron
  • (1954 ; b&w ; 11 min.)
  • Fears of children
  • Planning for success
  • Coronet
  • (1950 ; b&w ; 10 min.)
  • Moment of decision
  • Sid Davis Prods.
  • (1961 ; col. ; 10 min.)
  • Car theft
  • Bray-Mar
  • (1956 ; b&w ; 14 min.)
  • Dance, little children
  • International Film Foundation
  • Centron
  • (1961 ; col. 25 min.)
  • The decision is yours
  • Calvin Productions
  • (1970 ; col. ; 30 min.)
  • (1951 ; b&w ; 27 min.)
  • Am I trustworthy?
  • Coronet
  • (1950 ; b&w ; 10 min.)
  • Act your age
  • Coronet
Control code
ocn456568395
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 183 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329066420
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
K664
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)456568395
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
How to be a man : instructions for proper male behavior from classroom films of the 1940s-'70s, Kino International ; produced for video by Bret Wood, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Moment of decision narrated by Timothy Farrell
  • Special features: Bonus film: From rugs to riches (Thomas Craven Prods. ; col. ; 15 min. - a training film for the adult man, starring Jonathan Winters); interview with A/V Geeks founder Skip Elsheimer
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • (1949 ; b&w ; 12 min.)
  • The other fellow's feelings
  • Centron
  • (1951 ; b&w ; 8 min.)
  • Your body during adolescence
  • McGraw-Hill
  • (1954 ; b&w ; 11 min.)
  • The show-off
  • Centron
  • (1954 ; b&w ; 11 min.)
  • Fears of children
  • Planning for success
  • Coronet
  • (1950 ; b&w ; 10 min.)
  • Moment of decision
  • Sid Davis Prods.
  • (1961 ; col. ; 10 min.)
  • Car theft
  • Bray-Mar
  • (1956 ; b&w ; 14 min.)
  • Dance, little children
  • International Film Foundation
  • Centron
  • (1961 ; col. 25 min.)
  • The decision is yours
  • Calvin Productions
  • (1970 ; col. ; 30 min.)
  • (1951 ; b&w ; 27 min.)
  • Am I trustworthy?
  • Coronet
  • (1950 ; b&w ; 10 min.)
  • Act your age
  • Coronet
Control code
ocn456568395
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 183 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329066420
Other physical details
sd., col. and b&w
Publisher number
K664
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)456568395
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Foster CityBorrow it
      1000 East Hillsdale Boulevard, Foster City, CA, 94404, US
      37.5587842 -122.2724567
    • Pacifica Sharp ParkBorrow it
      104 Hilton Way, San Mateo, CA, 94044, US
      37.6321728 -122.4941176
Processing Feedback ...