Artifact Details

Title

Computer Animation Excerpts

Catalog Number

102695899

Type

Moving Image

Publisher

Educational Development Center, NCEEF

Identifying Numbers

Deprecated CHM identification number 84.86
Deprecated CHM identification number VT293.65

Duration

00:14:30

Format

16mm film

Copyright Holder

Bell Telephone Laboratories, Inc.

Description

Bell Labs, BEFLIX, graphics, Knowlton Various short films assembled without narration (complete narrated version also in collection--see "Movies from Computers") by the Educational Development Center and the National Center for Electrical Engineering Films. Label: "Excerpts from the earliest films by Frank Sinden, Ed Zajac and Ken Knowlton." IBM 7094 with output from Stromberg-Carlson 4020. Some footage duplicated elsewhere in collection. Includes early computer simulation of aircraft carrier landing from cockpit POV (10:45). Also early animation of weather patterns. See insert for itemized content description.