WorldCat Identities

Fairbanks, Jerry

Overview
Works: 80 works in 152 publications in 2 languages and 223 library holdings
Genres: Science fiction films  Drama  Film adaptations  Science films  Animated films  Educational films  Experimental films  Art  Nonfiction films  Computer animation films 
Roles: Producer, Director
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Jerry Fairbanks
The bamboo saucer( Visual )

4 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in English and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lead by the U.S. military, a team of scientists secretly travel into Red China to find the truth behind rumors of a downed U.F.O. While enroute to the saucer's hidden location, the Americans meet a group of Russian scientists who are also searching for the spacecraft. The two teams race against time to find the alien craft and its promise of a fantastic jump in technology, while trying to avoid the Red Chinese troops in the area
Orphans in space : forgotten films from the final frontier( Visual )

1 edition published in 2012 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compilation of short archival, artistic, educational and scientific films and videos centering on the theme of outer space. The fifteen titles come from various archives and mark an ongoing collaboration between partnering NYU entities, American and international archives, and the Orphan Film Symposium
Popular science( Visual )

16 editions published between 1935 and 1958 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as a metalizing gun (a bronzing gun), modern kitchen, microscopic life of a pond and the human analogs of natural features, air flight, the landing of a passenger plane and flying blind through fog and clouds, car parker
Popular science( Visual )

10 editions published between 1937 and 1948 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as a canary doctor (canary birds hospital in N.Y.), modern kitchen (cookie cutter, onion cutter, beef thermostat), truck (world's largest), vacuum cleaner, Texas Rangers (new methods of crime detection)
Popular science( Visual )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1946 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as the Pennsylvania Turnpike (the first U.S. freeway), modern kitchen gadgets, electron microscope, Professor Oakes ("cat-putter-outer"), parachute fire fighting
Popular science( Visual )

9 editions published between 1935 and 1945 in English and Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as cotton roads, kitchen sequence, Professor Oakes, womens' medical school, "Clipper" ships
Popular science( Visual )

9 editions published between 1936 and 1947 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as "plant wizard", Pliofilm (synthetic rubber production), Professor Oakes (meat cooker & ketchup gag), chemical lab of Department of Agriculture, dust explosion, contact lenses
Popular science( Visual )

8 editions published between 1936 and 1946 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as a quail hatchery in Oklahoma, synthetic chemistry, Professor Oakes (bed covers, thermostatically controlled), Stratoliner passenger aircraft
Popular science( Visual )

7 editions published between 1936 and 1944 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as animated signs, modern kitchens, microscopic animals, Professor Oakes (sneeze catcher), air-mail pick-up
Popular science : historic film series( Visual )

1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collection of Paramount Pictures' Popular Science shorts covering early inventions, machines, and ideas for the future
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as Johansson blocks, modern barber shop, fog fighters (featured subject)
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as Taylor model basin (naval testing lab in Maryland), rose industry, the stocking yarn (the science of knitting and its history, the evolution of the stocking) (featured subject)
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as the "big eye" telescope, post-war cars, flying disc kite
Lasers unlimited( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explains what lasers are, how they work, and how they developed. Describes research and new advances in the application of the laser in medicine, science, communication, and industry, including use of the laser in surgery, for scoring electronic circuits at Western Electric, and as an alignment tool for the Boeing 747 aircraft. Focuses on work at Bell System research labs into the laser's potential in memory storage and information transmission. Demonstrates holograms and their potential use in communication
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published between 1938 and 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as model homes, flint knapping, modern kitchen, tractor, Chinchilla fur farm, fire fighters
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as the bathroom of the future, one-man haybaler, "V-2" rocket research at White Sands Proving Ground, New Mexico
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as Louise, the beachcomber, synthetic gems, airplane school, seaweed science (featured subject)
Crusader Rabbit( Visual )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contains 14 original episodes of the cartoon, Crusader Rabbit, and his adventures saving the West with his sidekick, Rags the Tiger
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published in 1947 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as the modern boudoir (sequence shows new household items, cigarette dispenser which automatically lights cigarette, electric manicure, magnetic hairpin remover, a comb with a haircurler and bobby pin holder, new radio clock), marine miracles (featured subject, shows the Aquna, a floating marine laboratory, exotic creatures of the deep, Palm Beach, Florida)
Popular science( Visual )

2 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Covers various subjects, such as the modern kitchen (#9), whirlwind terracer, doll doubles, Crosby Research Foundation, solar secrets (featured subject)
 
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Alternative Names
Jerry Fairbanks American film director and producer

Jerry Fairbanks Amerikaans filmregisseur (1904-1995)

Jerry Fairbanks direktor di sine merikano

Jerry Fairbanks regista e produttore cinematografico statunitense

Jerry Fairbanks stiúrthóir scannán agus léiritheoir Meiriceánach

Jerry Fairbanks US-amerikanischer Filmproduzent, Filmregisseur und Kameramann und Fernsehpionier

جيرى فيربانكس

جيري فيربانكس

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