From Café au Lait to Cappuccino: A Vintage Film for Coffee Lovers

By Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg

This Is Coffee, a promotional film produced by the Coffee Brewing Institute in 1961, covers different brewing methods with classic 1960s voiceover narration. Courtesy of the Prelinger Archive, the film is a "loving tribute to America's favorite stimulant." 

For more films from the Prelinger Archive, visit http://archive.org/details/prelinger.

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