Film, Video Master Hands

About this Item

Title
Master Hands
Contributor Names
Avil, Gordon
General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division
Jam Handy Organization, inc.
Created / Published
1936
Subject Headings
-  Industrial films
Genre
Industrial films
Notes
-  Summary: Manufacturing of Chevrolets from foundry to finished product as a paean to the designers of the factory mass production system. Filmed in Flint, Michigan months before the United Auto Workers won union recognition with their famous sit down strikes. Selected for the 1999 National Film Registry of artistically, culturally, and socially significant films.
-  Credits: Photography: Gordon Avil. Orchestral score: Samuel Benavie [performed by the] Detroit Philharmonic Orchestra. Film editing: Vincent Herman.
Medium
Film, Video
Call Number/Physical Location
Mavis identifier: 2297907
Source Collection
Prelinger Archive Collection
Repository
Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division
Online Format
image
video

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Chicago citation style:

Avil, Gordon, General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division, and Inc Jam Handy Organization. Master Hands. 1936. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs02297907/. (Accessed January 18, 2018.)

APA citation style:

Avil, G., General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division & Jam Handy Organization, I. (1936) Master Hands. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs02297907/.

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Avil, Gordon, General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division, and Inc Jam Handy Organization. Master Hands. 1936. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs02297907/>.