WorldCat Identities

Churchill-Wexler Film Productions

Overview
Works: 56 works in 62 publications in 4 languages and 127 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  History  Motion pictures 
Classifications: QP84, 612.6
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Churchill-Wexler Film Productions
Hospital sepsis--a communicable disease ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1959 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Describes the many ways by which infection can be spread throughout a hospital, and utilizes a staphylococcus-infected patient as an example of one of the most important phases of the problem
Boy to man ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1962 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Explains some of the common manifestations of physiological maturation, including the superficial changes of growth, skin, voice, and body hair, and the more complicated phenomena of glandular changes and sexual maturation
Squeak, the squirrel ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contrasts activities of a golden-mantle ground squirrel in natural surroundings with behavior in laboratory tests in order to demonstrate how an animal learns. In four situations of graduated difficulty the squirrel learns to overcome obstacles to reach his reward, a peanut. For primary and elementarygrades, college and adult groups
Neurological examination of the one year old ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1960 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Establishes standards for examination of infants at the age of one year. Shows normal and abnormal responses to tests
Congestive heart failure ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1960 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This public service animated film discusses heart circulation. A healthy heart shows pumping blood through the chambers of the heart, the arteries, veins and the role of the kidneys. When circulation decreases, the veins become congested, the tissues do not get enough oxygen, and the kidneys cannot dispose of waste. The result is edema in the ankles and in the lungs making breathing difficult. Heart failure can occur as a result of a heart attack, a defective valve, a birth defect, or uncontrolled high blood pressure. Treatment includes digitalis to strengthen the heartbeat, a diuretic to help the edema, and a low sodium diet
Nous voyageons en France ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1961 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A French language film. Describes the experiences of two French grls who journey on a river barge from Marseille to Strasbourg, telling about the towns they visit en route
Asphalt through the ages ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1957 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through imaginative animation and live action photography, follows the use of asphalt from ancient time in the Middle East to present-day applications in building materials, water control and its major use, asphalt highways
Strokes ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program discusses the common types of strokes and their effects on consciousness, speech, mental acuity, and physical coordination as well as the impact on the individual's family. Rehabilitation goals are demonstrated and a speech therapist is shown working with patients
Wonders in a country stream ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Uses close-up photography to show a boy and girl discovering a baby turtle, frog and pollywog, newt, caddis-fly nymph, damsel fly, and water striders. For primary and elementary grades
Fractures about the elbow ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the functional anatomy of the elbow joint and illustrates the displacing pulls of the muscle groups as they affect different fractures. Describes the mechanisms of typical elbow injuries, and demonstrates various types of management, including manipulation, traction, and open reduction
Living and growing ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Two young children watch a litter of newly born rabbits, and observe that they grow rapidly into sturdy young rabbits as they eat and sleep and hop about in their sheltered home. Explains that children, as they live and grow, also need shelter, good food, and plenty of rest
God's wonders in your own backyard ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A boy and girl find a snail, a centipede, and other tiny animals in their back yard. Explains that God made these small animals to help, in their own way, the work of nature
Village of Spain ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A social document of a Spanish village and the life of a family living in it today, presenting a picture of the town's culture, family life, religion, and education. Considers the problems of an underdeveloped economy in which a hard working people labor for meagre rewards
Village of Switzerland ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Views of a small Swiss town in the Alps. Includes scenes of a little girl and her grandfather taking the milk to the village, of the school where the class is studying the economy of the region, of the shops and a livestock fair, of a citizens' arms inspection, and of a town meeting showing Swiss democracy in action
Smoking and heart disease ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1967 in Spanish and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This program discusses the relationship between cigarette smoking and health, particularly as it relates to the heart and circulatory system. It shows graphically how substances absorbed by the body while smoking cigarettes adversely affect the functioning of the heart and lungs
Un pueblo de España ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1959 in Spanish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Shows life in a village in southern Spain as seen through the eyes of the schoolmaster, and in particular as it touches the life of one of his students
Ways to find out ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1957 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Through his senses a young child experiences the wet world about him, by seeing the clouds, smelling the damp leaves, hearing the patter of the drops, feeling the wetness, and tasting the rain. Shows how he explores in his home the world that is revealed through the understanding of size and shape, rough and smooth, and loud and soft
Im Herzen Europas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1961 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A German language film. A story about a young girl and her sturdy grandfather who live in a village of German Switzerland. Contrasts their simple life with the complex culture in the industrial areas of the country
Bauernvolk in den Bergen ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1960 in German and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A documentary of life, work, and play in a typical Alpine village and farm in southern Austria, as told by Franz Eger, head of a large family
Treasures of the earth ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1958 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Depicts changes in the Earth's crust and the formation of mineral deposits by natural forces. Shows the formation of a volcano
 
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Alternative Names

controlled identity Churchill Films

controlled identity Wexler Film Productions

Churchill-Wexler Film Productions, Los Angeles.
Sy Wexler Film Productions
Wexler Films
Wexler (Sy) Film Productions
Languages
English (19)
Spanish (2)
German (2)
French (1)