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Documentary films

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 35 Collections and/or Records:

Ancient America speaks / Brigham Young University ; produced by W.O. Whitaker ; directed by Scott Whitaker ; written by Millie Foster Cheesman, 1972

 Sub-Series — Reel 33: Series 2 [31197233634341]
Identifier: UA 5625 Series 2 Sub-Series 20
Scope and Contents Film was released in 1972, and was produced by Brigham Young University Motion Picture Department. It focuses on archaeological evidence in Central America that supports the Book of Mormon. The collection has one copy on a film reel.

Stephen Armstrong collection on Return to Little Hollywood

 Collection — Carton 1: [31197233632972]
Identifier: MSS 7543
Scope and Contents Materials relate to the production of the short documentary film Return to Little Hollywood. Dated approximately 2008-approximately 2009.

Research materials on George Beard

 Collection — Box 1: [31197231063253]
Identifier: MSS 1451
Scope and Contents Manuscripts and photocopies collected by Davies while researching and writing a biography entitled, "George Beard, Mormon Pioneer Artist with a Camera," privately published, ca. 1974. Collection includes Beard's memoirs and correspondence, news clippings and biographies about him, a transcript of his funeral service, Beard family histories, photographs, and a short color film made by KSL-TV regarding Beard's life. Papers include materials authored by Lovenia Bullock Beard, Edna Beard Taylor,...

Church in action / [Brigham Young University] ; [director, David Kent Jacobs], 1971-1978

 Sub-Series — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 5625 Series 2 Sub-Series 2
Scope and Contents Contains film reels for the Church in Action series for the years 1971, 1974-1975, and 1978. The series was created for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints by the Brigham Young University Motion Picture Department. Started in 1970, the series covered events around the world, such as temple dedications, new countries opened, and general announcements of Church membership growth and development.

Dean of Students films on Native Americans

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: UA 762
Scope and Contents Three motion pictures that were used as information resources by the Dean of Students' Office. Includes a documentary on Mexican Indians entitled "The Tarahumaras" done by James Dearden for the Multicultural Educational Department; a documentary entitled "Beauty Before Me: Navajo Weavers" done by Michael Van Wagenen and Shaun Jorgensen; and a drama entitled "A Different Drum" done by Wetzel Whitaker.

Dedication--Relief Society Monument to women , 1980

 Sub-Series — Reel 29: Series 2 [31197233634309]
Identifier: UA 5625 Series 2 Sub-Series 16
Scope and Contents Film was released in 1980, and includes footage of the dedication of the Monument to Women The collection has one copy on a film reel.

Farrell Smith papers, approximately 1968-2003

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2350 Series 12 Sub-Series 2 File 1115
Scope and Contents note Material includes personal papers regarding Farrell Smith's time as a chaplain in the U.S. Air Force during the Vietnam War. Includes copies of an interview transcription, briefly telling of his time as a chaplain, as well as a newspaper article and film about when his chapel was hit and burned to the ground and he was wounded. Many photocopied photographs are also included, as well as a CD-ROM with footage oringinally shot on 8mm film of the chapel burning and the aftermath. Also included is a...

Harvest of a century, approximately 1970s

 Sub-Series — Reel 45: Series 2 [31197233634465]
Identifier: UA 5625 Series 2 Sub-Series 31
Scope and Contents Film was released in the 1970s, and was produced by Brigham Young University as part of the University's centennial celebration. The film gives a history of the first 100 years of Brigham Young University's existence. The collection contains one copy on a film reel.

Helen Foster Snow documents written in Chinese, 1927-1997

 Sub-Series — Box 35: Series 2 [31197227637748]
Identifier: MSS 2219 Series 2 Sub-Series 4
Scope and Contents Contains essays by Helen Foster Snow, a Chinese translation of one of her novels, articles and reports on Helen Foster Snow, papers on Edgar Snow, letters to Helen, articles about Helen's friends and Indusco, copies of articles Helen collected, essays by Edgar, a film on Helen, and letters about Helen and her book. Materials range from 1927 to 1997.This sub-series contains manuscripts in Chinese that deal with a number of various subjects. Only the titles have been translated to aid...