GIZMO Howard Smith. Yovisto Academic Video Search. Gizmo is a documentary about oddball inventions and inventors from the 20th century.Howard Smith`s 1977 documentary about improbable inventions compiles old newsreel footage of wacky inventions in action, (or inaction as the case may be), as well as some inventors` physical quirks and others` daring deeds in "bringing their invention to market," all for your enjoyment. Gizmo! is an irresistible collection of newsreel footage chronicling the inventive spirit in America. We are treated to some of the strangest inventions ever concocted by man, as well as a few forgotten contraptions that seem to make a great deal of sense. Naturally, filmmaker Howard Smith does not let slip the opportunity of showing the inventors at their most foolish, so once again those ubiquitous shots of collapsing one-man airplanes and malfunctioning jet-powered backpacks are trotted out. Hasso Plattner Institut Gizmo is a documentary about oddball inventions and inventors from the 20th century.Howard Smith`s 1977 documentary about improbable inventions compiles old newsreel footage of wacky inventions in action, (or inaction as the case may be), as well as some inventors` physical quirks and others` daring deeds in "bringing their invention to market," all for your enjoyment. Gizmo! is an irresistible collection of newsreel footage chronicling the inventive spirit in America. We are treated to some of the strangest inventions ever concocted by man, as well as a few forgotten contraptions that seem to make a great deal of sense. Naturally, filmmaker Howard Smith does not let slip the opportunity of showing the inventors at their most foolish, so once again those ubiquitous shots of collapsing one-man airplanes and malfunctioning jet-powered backpacks are trotted out. orchester hand skuril musik cannonball cannon thishurts head_stone pelvic pain flugzeug zähne strong men goliath jaws wallclimbing skyscraper artist tollkühn hochseil wolkenkratzer schnarchen security policy sicherheit feuermelder strategie alarm system runningdogs dogwheel energy clothingbath rock mode mufurock multifunktion kleid style fashion sprengung hairstyle beardbathing strandkabine kurios blickdicht mobil idee blickschutz blick gizmo quatsch versand fingernägel pearl welt automat bikini service self toaster klettern dachrinne rififi diving turmspringen fyg afg wig nil fy2 isf lag ill egg ill jig igli wn1 fig qtv tqx kll ttf ill rhi ihi iii a1l fill iki 5si laj iii jft ark wgi ziw tel xii

GIZMO

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GIZMO
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Engineering
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01:19:55
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history, Geschichte, Dokumentarfilm, Documentary, Erfindungen, Inventions, 20th century, 20. Jahrhundert, seltsam, gizmo, dingsbums, weird
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Gizmo is a documentary about oddball inventions and inventors from the 20th century.Howard Smith`s 1977 documentary about improbable inventions compiles old newsreel footage of wacky inventions in action, (or inaction as the case may be), as well as some inventors` physical quirks and others` daring deeds in "bringing their invention to market," all for your enjoyment. Gizmo! is an irresistible collection of newsreel footage chronicling the inventive spirit in America. We are treated to some of the strangest inventions ever concocted by man, as well as a few forgotten contraptions that seem to make a great deal of sense. Naturally, filmmaker Howard Smith does not let slip the opportunity of showing the inventors at their most foolish, so once again those ubiquitous shots of collapsing one-man airplanes and malfunctioning jet-powered backpacks are trotted out.
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