A 1935 Silent Film About Bananas

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A promotional film produced by Castle Films puts a positive spin on the banana industry, tracing the supply chain from forests in Guatemala to kitchens in America. Courtesy of the Prelinger Archive, the film concludes with an animated guide to the health benefits of eating the fruit. 

Via the Internet Archive's Most Downloaded Videos.

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Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg joined The Atlantic in 2011 to launch its video channel and, in 2013, create its in-house video production department. She leads the development and production of original documentaries, interviews, and other video content for The Atlantic. Previously, she worked as a producer at Al Gore’s Current TV and as a content strategist and documentary producer in San Francisco. She studied filmmaking and digital media at Harvard University.
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