Film, Video Master Hands
About this Item
- Master Hands
- Contributor Names
- Avil, Gordon
- General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division
- Jam Handy Organization, inc.
- Created / Published
- Subject Headings
- - Industrial films
- Industrial films
- - 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.
- Film, Video
- Call Number/Physical Location
- Mavis identifier: 2297907
- Source Collection
- Prelinger Archive Collection
- Motion Picture, Broadcasting And Recorded Sound Division
- Online Format
- Selections from the National Film Registry
- Free to Use and Reuse: Selections from the National Film Registry
- Free to Use and Reuse: Public Domain Films from the National Film Registry | Free to Use and Reuse Sets
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Avil, Gordon, General Motors Corporation. Chevrolet Motor Division, and Inc Jam Handy Organization. Master Hands. 1936. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/mbrs02297907/.
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/.
MLA 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, <www.loc.gov/item/mbrs02297907/>.
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