Portrays family life on a farm in Brittany; illustrates the work of each member of the family; includes scenes of the village school and a neighboring town. The narration in simple French, using the present tense and avoiding subjunctives, provides practice for beginners in the understanding of spoken French.
Presents the story and history of the Union of South Africa, its people, major cities, and industries. Shows typical European family life in rural and urban areas and compares life on a native reserve where plural marriages are common. Includes picturesque scenes from the cities of Johannesburg, Capetown, Pretoria, and Durban showing buildings, schools, parks, and industry. Other scenes show underground views in gold and diamond mines and demonstrate how gold is smelted.
Two sisters are having a tea party when their mother calls them for lunch. The older sister has to help her younger sister to the table due to her cerebral palsy. At the end of the commercial a narrator asks the viewer to give to United Cerebral Palsy.
A boy acts as a street policeman for other children. He stops traffic to allow a girl with cerebral palsy to pass. Robert Preston then walks on camera and explains to the viewer the medical hurdles cerebral palsy patients have to overcome. Preston ends the commercial by asking the viewers to donate to United Cerebral Palsy.
A narrator list all of the services United Way provides such as daycare for children and the elderly, family counseling, health services, recreation services, and keeping kids off the street. The narrator concludes by asking for a donation.
Describes the unique character among aviation schools of Britain's Empire Test Pilot School for training already-experienced flyers from all parts of the world to be test pilots for aircraft companies and government research establishments. Demonstrates daily routines of class work, as well as actual practice in emergency action under all possible flying conditions.
A public service announcement from the University of Toronto featuring a silent scroll of text discussing the problem of noise pollution and urging the viewer to contact the university's Pollution Probe to learn more. White screens accompanied by a noisy siren bookend the text scroll. Submitted for the Clio Awards.