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Brother for Susan

UK, 1952 (MIFF 1953, Human Reproduction)

Director: Winifred Holmes

A sequel to Growing Girls, tells the story of human gestation from fertilization to the birth of a child. (Age group: 11-13 years.)

See also...

Physiology of Human Reproduction: How We Begin

UK, 1952
The family; differences between the sexes; changes during adolescence; characteristics of various body cells; the testes and spermatozoa; the ovaries and egg cells; fertilization and the early stages… More »

Physiology of Human Reproduction: Preparation for Parenthood

UK, 1952
Action of the pituitary in initiating adolescence; the development of the breasts during adolescence and pregnancy; the menstrual cycle; examples of identical and ordinary twins. (Age group: 13 plus.) More »

Physiology of Human Reproduction: Biography Before Birth

UK, 1952
Fertilization; the uterus and its food supply for the fertilized egg cell; growth of the embryo; the foetal circulation and skeleton; the placenta; the developed embryo changes position preparatory t… More »

Embryology of Human Behaviour

USA, 1953
Produced by Dr. Arnold Gesell of the Yale Clinic of Child Development in conjunction with the Medical Film Institute of the Association of American Medical Colleges. Colour, 16 mm, Sd, excerpts. ... More »

The Story of Menstruation

USA
Animated drawings and diagrams are used to explain the physiology of menstruation, suggesting methods of care and hygiene. ... More »

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