A Hindu lady is shown praying to the different Hindu gods, asking for help and guidance. She explains that Janmashtami is the celebration of Krishna's birthday. There are scenes showing Janmashtami celebrations in India with statues of Krishna paraded around towns.
A demonstration of the approaches and holds used in the rescue of swimmers. Method of resuscitation and the use of the inhaler in case of gas poisoning. Find out more: http://catalogue.wellcome.ac.uk/record=b1669601~S3
A look at family life in the towns and villages of Mexico. Town life is contrasted with traditional village life. Workers from the local silver industry are interviewed and agricultural workers are pictured. Information is presented on the lives of children in modern Mexico, and a historical perspective is given explaining the role of the Spanish conquistadors.
This clip provides a resource for pupils' own research on Mexico. Use as a resource for a compare and contrast study with Britain or another place in a different part of the world.
This films offers constructive advice about hygiene and cleanliness applicable to shop, restaurant, factory and the home. This video was made from material preserved by the BFI National Archive. Find out more: http://catalogue.wellcome.ac.uk/record=b1677405~S3
A video news release about the birth of Louise Brown, the first baby successfully conceived through IVF. This video was made from material preserved by the BFI National Archive. Find out more: https://catalogue.wellcome.ac.uk/record=b1678296~S3 see also https://catalogue.wellcome.ac.uk/record=b1676376~S3 for the clinical version.
A demonstration by M. Leon Coutier, archaeologist and former President of the Societe Prehistorique Francaise, of his technique for making replicas of Palaeolithic tools and weapons, including hand-axes, scrapers, gravers and flint arrowheads. Filmed at the former Institute of Archaeology, Regent's Park, London in June 1947. An important archeological record. 2 segments. Find out more: http://catalogue.wellcome.ac.uk/record=b1663578~S3
Part 1 of 2. This American film illustrates the many components of the respiratory system, from the nose and throat to the lungs, with the aid of many informative intertitles, illustrations, animations and examples using human models. 2 segments. Find out more: http://catalogue.wellcome.ac.uk/record=b1667319~S3