one film reel (13 min.) sound b&w 16mm reference film
United States of America, Central Pennsylvania
Title from credits (published work)--study collection
Supplementary materials: German language study guide
Deposited in HSFA in 2006 by Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (IWF) Wissen und Medien gGmbH via the Pennsylvania State University (Penn State) Audio-visual Services, which possessed the film prints as the American Distributor for the IWF Encyclopaedia Cinematographica. Films were made by various German anthropologists for inclusion in the Institut für den Wissenschaftlichen Film (IWF) Encyclopaedia Cinematographica. Film prints of the Encyclopaedia Cinematographica were distributed in North America by Penn State Audio-Visual Services under an agreement with IWF. When Penn State Audio-Visual Services effectively closed in 2005, the film prints were offered to the Human Studies Film Archives. The HSFA agreed to accept all the ethnographic film titles in the Encyclopaedia Cinematographica. Since Penn State had no rights to the prints, HSFA negotiated an agreement with IWF Wissen und Medien gGmbH.
16 mm film prints.
Addl. KW Subjects:
Edited film: documents the celebration of Halloween in the town of State College, Pennsylvania, on Monday, October 31, 1966. Depicts typical Halloween activities in several families, in an elementary school, and in the community. Includes an early evening parade down the main street of the town.
Human Studies Film Archives Smithsonian Museum Support Center, Suitland, Maryland
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