The Big Bad Wolf, 1936
A film by Castle Films
Adorable animated characters sing and dance. A real wolf shows up, after the barnyard is tricked by blacksheep crying wolf earlier. Little Bow Peep and Little Boy Blue, and more. The cartoon is also known as Little Boy Blue. (Browse our Movie Archive)
The Cobweb Hotel, 1936
An animated short by Dave Fleischer
“A spider runs a hotel for flies where he keeps his guests captive. A pair of fly newlyweds arrive and check in. Fortunately, the husband is “flyweight champion”. After a pitched battle featuring arrows (fountain pen nibs) and a machine gun (aspirins shot from a perfume atomizer), the spider winds up in a bottle of library paste.” (IMDB)
Watch a man build a primitive hut with clay roof tiles, using a stone axe, which he also made. He uses natural materials, and employs ancient building techniques.
He makes everything himself, including the clay tiles, and cuts his own woods from the forest. It’s an impressive achievement, and very labor intensive.
President Trump participated in his first 911 memorial event on Monday, recognizing the tragic loss of life that occurred on September 11, 2001. The nation’s worst terrorist attack triggered a runaway chain of events,leading to the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, and the rise of ISIS.
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The management team of Face Activities extends our best wishes to all weathering hurricane Irma in Florida, and all who have faced hardships where ever Irma made landfall.
Hurricane Irma is losing steam, diminishing slowly as it makes its way over the Florida peninsula. But it was a fierce category 5 hurricane throughout the Caribbean, causing massive damage to many islands.
Read about the power of Irma (Science Alert)
Photo: NASA image
About Bananas, 1935
A documentary short by Castle Films
“Complete presentation of the banana industry from the clearing of the jungle and the planting to the shipment of the fruit to the American markets.” (IMDB)
President Trump is ending the DACA program. Watch the latest on this controversial move in this press conference:
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Dead Men Walk, 1943
A film by Sam Newfield
“The twin of a kindly small-town physician returns from the grave for vengeance against his brother, who secretly killed him because the twin served Satan.” (IMDB)