Instructional Videos/Teaching Films

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Re: Instructional Videos/Teaching Films

Post by donnie » Wed May 02, 2018 9:28 pm

Boy, that index card turned out to be handy, didn't it. It took me awhile to recognize that the guy playing Allen is the same one in the classic dating one.

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Re: Instructional Videos/Teaching Films

Post by Kitty » Wed May 02, 2018 9:38 pm

donnie wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 9:28 pm
It took me awhile to recognize that the guy playing Allen is the same one in the classic dating one.
Ha! I did not notice that at all! You're good!
You trying to tell me you didn't hear that shriek? That was something trying to get out of its premature grave, and I don't want to be here when it does. - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

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Re: Instructional Videos/Teaching Films

Post by donnie » Wed May 02, 2018 10:31 pm

Kitty wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 9:38 pm
donnie wrote:
Wed May 02, 2018 9:28 pm
It took me awhile to recognize that the guy playing Allen is the same one in the classic dating one.
Ha! I did not notice that at all! You're good!
And he’s still dating the same girl in this one - Ann. :)

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Re: Instructional Videos/Teaching Films

Post by donnie » Sat Aug 18, 2018 9:53 am

I like this little short from 1930. It attempts to encourage spending money to help the economy.
https://youtu.be/iAc_B3qsqMM

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Re: Instructional Videos/Teaching Films

Post by Kitty » Sat Aug 18, 2018 11:20 am

That's a bit of an odd one. I understand the message, but all I could think of when the man started ordering was "Sheesh! Going a bit overboard!" and who orders their pie with their meal? :lol:
You trying to tell me you didn't hear that shriek? That was something trying to get out of its premature grave, and I don't want to be here when it does. - Phantom of the Paradise (1974)

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Re: Instructional Videos/Teaching Films

Post by donnie » Sat Aug 18, 2018 1:27 pm

Kitty wrote:
Sat Aug 18, 2018 11:20 am
That's a bit of an odd one. I understand the message, but all I could think of when the man started ordering was "Sheesh! Going a bit overboard!" and who orders their pie with their meal? :lol:
Maybe that was a 1930 thing. :) He seemed to get talked into ordering the huge meal awfully fast. He said he felt great after it. I think I would have felt bloated. :lol:

One thing I think this is interesting about this is that it promotes things that are generally discouraged today such as overeating and spending money instead of being prudent and saving. But they were in the dire straights of the depression, and I suppose the point was a good one that a lot of what promotes an economic downturn is psychological.

I wonder how milk and crackers would taste?

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