19 items found
Collection ID is exactly "13" AND Subject is exactly "Art"
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A TOUCH OF LIGHT

A TOUCH OF LIGHT

Date
n.d.
Description
This film shows life in and around Winter Park, including Rollins College and the Tiffany Collection housed there. Produced by National Cine Services of Orlando; sponsored by the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce.
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ALTHA CHIEF OF POLICE/JAPANESE CLOTHING/ WILLIAM WATSON CERAMICS

ALTHA CHIEF OF POLICE/JAPANESE CLOTHING/ WILLIAM WATSON CERAMICS

Date
1978
Description
This film consists of three segments. The first deals with the chief of police of Altha, Florida, who comments on his "no-crime lawman" reputation. Viewers see him visit an elderly lady on his rounds, then a short interview with his wife. He then discusses his philosophy of maintaining law and order. The next segment features Asian women dressed in traditional Chinese and Japanese attire. They model outfits outdoors and indoors while drinking tea and playing a Chinese harp. The final segment features a collection of William Watson's ceramic vases on display at the LeMoyne Gallery in Tallahassee. Several close-ups reveal the detail in many of the pieces. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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ARTON THE GOLD COAST

ARTON THE GOLD COAST

Date
1964-05-28
Description
This film shows Lincoln Road Mall in Miami Beach and the art show held there. The show is described as "a carnival of canvas to please the curious and the connoisseur." Produced by Tel-Air Interests; sponsored by FDC.
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ARTON THE MIRACLE STRIP

ARTON THE MIRACLE STRIP

Date
n.d.
Description
In this film, viewers enjoy the Pensacola Arts Festival by following Sue Scarborough, reigning Miss Citrus Queen. Viewers see a silhouette cutter, a sidewalk portrait painter and a seamstress. The modern artist has, "no beret, no smock and definitely no long hair." A wood carver with a chisel is shown. Produced by FDC.
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Crystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art Show

Crystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art Show

Date
1980 (circa)
Description
This segment contains extensive silent footage of the interior of the plant. In a short interview, a plant administrator remarks on the history of the facility and on the construction of the plant. He discusses the advantages of nuclear power sources over those of fossil fuels, denoting American independence from foreign oil producers among them. Paintings from an art exhibit at Florida A&M University conclude the segment. Produced by WFSU-TV.
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FLORIDA ARTS FESTIVAL

FLORIDA ARTS FESTIVAL

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This is a film about artist Lou Van Dercar. An on-camera host, with microphone in hand, interviews Van Dercar at work in his home/studio. He produced "modern-style" paintings that were impressionistic and imitative of Dali, Picasso and Pollock. His sculpture is in different mixes of concrete with many Tiki-god or Easter Islands-type heads popular as decor in Polynesian restaurants. Produced by FDC.
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Florida's Changing Face

Florida's Changing Face

Date
1964
Description
This film is composed of a variety of scenes that answer the question, "What do you think of when you think of Florida?" It includes quick shots of Yogi Berra and Mickey Mantle in spring training and Gene Krupa, Peter Lawford and Jimmy Durante in nightclub acts. It shows a collection of fine paintings and some pre-Columbian art at Gulf American Art Galleries. There are scenes of "the good life." Viewers also see the "Garden of Patriots" with bronze busts of famous Americans, and "Waltzing Waters," a colorful fountain. Produced by Guided Tours; sponsored by FDC and Travel Guild of America.
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FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY

FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY

Date
1970 (circa)
Description
This is a promotional film on St. Lucie County that begins with an overview of the different ecosystems in the county. The St. Lucie County Museum is featured and some history of the county is given. There are scenes of downtown Fort Pierce and the Great American Raft Race. Local artist A.E. "Beanny" Backus talks about the area and how it influences his painting. There is footage dealing with the school system, the agribusiness, Indian River citrus, hunting and sport saltwater fishing.
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KEY WEST

KEY WEST

Date
1960 (circa)
Description
This film tells the story of Key West, using old photos and drawings. It shows the Audubon House, describes the restoration movement, and shows various gardens and the Sidewalk Art Festival. The Conch Train comes by and viewers see Hemingway's house. A cigar maker, shrimp boats and deep-sea fishing are shown. The film then shows Fort Taylor and its Civil War remains, followed by a recap. Produced by Raymond H. McPhee and WTVJ Public Affairs.
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Museum a Circus Built

Museum a Circus Built

Date
1950 (circa)
Description
This film shows the Italian Renaissance residence and museum in Sarasota , which were created by John and Mable Ringling. It shows many paintings and sculptures, as well as the restoration studio. Painting conservation is shown being done in full sunshine. See AA074, "Museum... Excerpt". Produced by Florida State Advertising Commission.
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Identifier Title Type Subject Thumbnail
A TOUCH OF LIGHT A TOUCH OF LIGHT Art
Attractions
Higher education
Museums
Promotional films
Tourism
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ALTHA CHIEF OF POLICE/JAPANESE CLOTHING/ WILLIAM WATSON CERAMICS ALTHA CHIEF OF POLICE/JAPANESE CLOTHING/ WILLIAM WATSON CERAMICS Art
Ceramics
Chinese culture
Interviews
Japanese culture
Police officers
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ARTON THE GOLD COASTARTON THE GOLD COASTArt
Exhibitions
Promotional films
Shopping malls
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ARTON THE MIRACLE STRIP ARTON THE MIRACLE STRIP Art
Beauty pageant contestants
Exhibitions
Promotional films
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Crystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art ShowCrystal River Nuclear Plant/ Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Art ShowArt
Art shows
Historically black colleges and universities
Interviews
Nuclear power
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FLORIDA ARTS FESTIVAL FLORIDA ARTS FESTIVAL Art
Artists
Concrete art
Interviews
Sculptors
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Florida's Changing FaceFlorida's Changing FaceArt
Exhibitions
Gardens
Major League Baseball
Promotional films
Tourism
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FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY FLORIDA'S TREASURE COAST: ST. LUCIE COUNTY Agriculture
Art
Artists
Attractions
Boating
Citrus industry
Fishing
Hunting
Promotional films
Tourism
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KEY WEST KEY WEST Art
Artists
Attractions
Cigar industry
Fishing
Promotional films
Seafood industry
Tourism
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Museum a Circus Built Museum a Circus Built Art
Attractions
Museums
Promotional films
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