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Indiana University, Bloomington Audio-Visual Center

Works: 800 works in 1,286 publications in 1 language and 3,574 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Biographical films  Educational films  Internet videos  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Handbooks and manuals  Biography  Short films 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PS3515.A515, 921
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Most widely held works by Bloomington Indiana University
To be young, gifted and black( Visual )

7 editions published between 1972 and 1988 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A portrait and tribute to Lorraine Hansberry
Audio-visual communication handbook by Dennis W Pett( Book )

4 editions published between 1970 and 1984 in English and held by 101 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abstract: Useful for educators around the world, the training manual assists educators in planning, producing, and using instructional materials in classroom and community. Emphasis is on materials volunteers can make or get locally at low cost. Discussed are planning instructional materials, using media in classroom and community, and writing. Presentation methods and materials explained are: demonstrations, field trips, mobile units, exhibits, presentation boards, other presentation media, three-dimensional materials, projected materials, and recording. Basic production techniques for illustrations, lettering, mounting and preserving pictures, coloring, design, and duplication are described. Appended are items such as an example of the four steps in planning, evaluation procedures, communication factors in family planning, equipment construction plans, sample illustrations, and sources of information
Mademoiselle : a portrait of Nadia Boulanger( Visual )

4 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgil Thomson, Aaron Copland, Philip Glass, Louise Talma, Alice Hofstander, David Diamond, Michel Legrand, Emil Naoumoff, and others participate along with Nadia Boulanger in this portrait of the influential music teacher
Audio-visual communication handbook by Dennis W Pett( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dance Theatre of Harlem( Visual )

2 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows members of the American classical troupe, Dance Theatre of Harlem, appearing informally and in rehearsal, as well as performing five selections from their repertoire. Documents, through accounts of troupe director Arthur Mitchell, codirector Karel Shook, and members, the growth of the company, from its beginnings in a Harlem garage in 1969 to its present international stature
Women's films : a critical guide by Bloomington. Audio-Visual Center Indiana Univ.( Book )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotations of 192 recent films which address themselves to subjects of particular interest to women are presented in this reference guide. The guide is intended for use by women's film festivals, consciousness-raising groups, women's studies programs, and guidance programs. Issues considered by the feminists, professional television film crews, and film production companies include: How have individual women coped with changing traditions and values? What is the women's movement? How does society discriminate against women? Twenty specific topic areas are identified by the authors, including abortion, child care, job discrimination, history, ironic commentaries, rape, self-defense, third-world women, and working mothers. The guide is divided into four parts, each of which contains annotations of films evaluated by a different committee. The authors identify the reviewers as a film screening committee at Indiana University (87 films); the Extension Media Center, University of California, Berkeley (20 films); the Indiana University Audio Visual Center (74 films); and private film distributors (11 films). Distribution and technical information is provided with each film description. A bibliography noting information on women's films not annotated in the catalog and a sample film evaluation form are included in the booklet. (Author/DB)
You are the game : sexual harassment on campus( Visual )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents dramatizations of two types of sexual harassment found in the academic setting, followed by a panel discussion featuring national experts
Japanese nonverbal communication by Yoko Pusavat( Visual )

5 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines common Japanese facial and body gestures in a variety of formal and informal social and business situations. Explores the rationale for cultural differences in social interactions such as seating arrangements, bowing, and serving food. Designed for use in the teaching of Japanese as a foreign language
Theatre fundamentals : costumes on stage( Visual )

6 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates step-by-step creation of costumes for a theatrical production, beginning with preproduction conferences, through costume research, to designing, cutting, assembling, and fitting the garments. Also shows what happens to the costumes after the production is over
Introduction to development( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses time-lapse and close-up photography and illustrations to examine the development of an amphibian and a bird. Shows the development of an aquatic salamander from fertilized egg to adult, then examines the major events in the development of a chick embryo. Covers the parts of the egg, and the development of body folds, neural folds, gut, somites, and brain. Also reviews the early stages of development and formation of blood vessels and the stages in the formation of the heart
Buddhism in China( Visual )

3 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Surveys the development of Buddhism in China from its introduction in the first century until the 20th century. Basic ideas of Chinese Buddhism and their influence on the character and life of the Chinese are discussed
The Progressive development of movement abilities in children by Bloomington Indiana University( Visual )

6 editions published between 1982 and 2011 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains that children's physical maturity may be classified in terms of three developmental stages: rudimentary, elementary, and mature. Uses high-speed, normal, and stop-action photography to show children at each of the three stages engaged in such activities as running, throwing, catching, and kicking. Emphasizes a hierarchical approach to categorizing a child's development and identifies developmental anomalies
Theatre fundamentals : backstage -- is it safe?( Visual )

8 editions published between 1983 and 2014 in English and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Examines the issue of stage safety through the comments of technical directors and theatre safety experts, interspersed with documentary footage of practices backstage. Topics include safety problems, appropriate procedures and attitudes for safety, and safety during performance.Includes some original footage of Buster Keaton and music by theater organist Dennis James
Trailblazers of modern dance( Visual )

2 editions published between 1977 and 2016 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews the history of modern dance in America from its beginnings in the early 1900's to the appearance of Martha Graham in the early 1930's. Includes rare film footage of Doris Humphrey, Ruth St. Denis, Anna Pavlova, and what is believed to be Isadora Duncan, among others. Frederick Ashton speaks about his impressions of Isadora Duncan. Lynn Seymour performs Ashton's Five Brahms waltzes in the manner of Isadora Duncan. Clif de Raita performs Ted Shawn's Japanese spear dance. Doris Humphrey's Soaring is performed by Nancy Colahan with Elaine Anderson, Jacqulyn Buglisi, Anne Marie Hackett, and Laurie Kaplan. Annabelle Gamson performs Isadora Duncan's Etude and Mother. Ted Shawn's Polonaise is performed by Tim Wengerd, Clif de Raita, Donlin Foreman, Daniel Ezralow, David Anderson, and Michael Deane. Also included is an early film of Martha Graham performing her work Lamentation
The Masters of Disaster( Visual )

4 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tells the story of an inspired inner-city teacher and eight bright and spirited Black sixth graders who together challenged some skeptical observers by organizing a chess team, and with three years of hard work, went on to win a national championship. Called the "Masters of Disaster," a label they adopted during their early struggles, the team is shown at practice, in school, in chess competitions, with families and friends, on a trip to Japan, and during a visit with the President of the United States, as the documentary pieces together the progress from their frustrating beginnings until their last national competition as a group. Teacher Bob Cotter's motivational techniques and the team members' unique contributions to the group's successes stand as inspiration to young people and adults everywhere
Infancy research methods( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 2011 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents four basic methods that have been developed to study the visual and auditory perceptual capabilities of human infants, ranging in age from one month to one year. Shows how each of the methods, which include preference, habituation, eye movements, and conditioning, allows the experimenter certain glimpses at an infant's capabilities
Bipolar affective disorder( Visual )

2 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

(Producer) Illustrates the dramatic contrasts involved as patients switch between manic and depressed states. One pair of vignettes portrays the same woman during two different phases of a bipolar disorder: a depressive episode, and laterduring a hypomanic phase. The remaining examples on this tape illustrate different combinations of manic characteristics, including euphoria, delusional thinking, pressured speech, and flight of ideas
Schizophrenic disorders( Visual )

4 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents diagnostic interviews with schizophrenic patients, representing classic patterns rather than difficult or ambiguous cases
A directory of 16mm film collections in colleges and universities in the United States, 1974-75 by Bloomington Indiana University( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Latah : a culture-specific elaboration of the startle reflex( Visual )

7 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documentary on Malaysian culture's focus on the startle reflex
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Alternative Names

controlled identityIndiana University. Audio-Visual Center

Indiana University Audio-Visual Center

Indiana University, Bloomington. Office for Learning Resources. Audio-Visual Center

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