Animation Sample Reel
Animation Sample Reel is a short film released on 16mm. It is held in the Prelinger Archives collection.
Contains samples from Solar and Terrestrial Radiation (U.S. Navy); Skylines Unlimited (Otis Elevator Co.); and Walls Without Welds (U.S. Steel). Some of the shots may actually be on "Technical Photography Sample Reel"
|Animation Sample Reel|
|Produced by||Handy (Jam) Organization|
Handy (Jam) Organization
|Distributed by||Handy (Jam) Organization|
Not much animation here. Some clips from Jam Handy shorts here, showing what kind of shots they can perform.
Contains samples from Solar and Terrestrial Radiation (U.S. Navy); Skylines Unlimited (Otis Elevator Co.); and Walls Without Welds (U.S. Steel). Some of the following shots may actually be on "Technical Photography Sample Reel"
VS cartoon animation shows how car battery and engine work together.
23:32:29:16 VS stop-motion animation of plastic dolls; plastic doll walks out of building with sign Widgets For Sale, little toy men buy widgets from the shop.
23:37:26:25 VS two men behind antique movie camera filming an engine; VS CU SLO-MO inside engine high-speed, oiling system in engine.
23:40:00:00 VS high-voltage research laboratory in Roberston, Ohio; man monitors machine creating bolts of artificial lightning, great mad science shot.
23:40:32:28 VS CU disembodied hand places cylindrical cover with dozens of slits over light bulb to create stripes of light emanating out from the bulb in 360 degrees onto the surrounding surface; disembodied hand does various experiments with light, using mirror, prism, bending light through curved glass tube.
23:44:30:11 CU scale reading to millionths of an inch.
23:44:40:03 Great CU top of scientists head, scientists pull out hair from his head, places it on a slide and looks at it under a magnifying glass; CU microscopic look at human hair.
23:45:01:20 CU open newspaper from 1940s; page is turned to CU photograph of woman in newspaper, camera zooms in to the pixels in the photograph.
23:45:43:28 Two men on blanket in middle of ice skating rink with lighting equipment set up, one man behind camera on tripod filming young woman ice skating and throwing up a ball; POV of cameraman, shot of girl throwing up ball while ice skating, special effect shows tracers of ball as girl throws it up in the air.