Category Archives: Feature Videos

Research and background information about the feature videos that appear on the MIRC Website

Feature Video–May 2nd–Caribbean Cruise

COME ABOARD WITH THE NIXONS  Everyone loves to go on vacation and so did the Scott Nixon family, as shown here in this week’s feature film.  The Scott Nixon Family boarded the Norwegian Cruise Line’s MS Bergensfjord for a 1960 … Continue reading

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Feature Video–April 2013–Camp Jocassee

Camp Jocassee–Lever-Karst–home movies This week the feature video on MIRC’s DVR is a home movie from the Lever-Karst Collection, featuring a camp that now lies underneath a body of water in the Northwest corner of South Carolina.  Camp Jocassee for … Continue reading

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Feature Video–January 29th 2013–Rubenstein mystery films

Here at MIRC, we invite our staff members to contribute to the feature video selection and write a blog piece about why they chose the film that they did. This week’s video and blog is by Brittany Braddock, our film … Continue reading

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Feature Video–Dec 10th–Uproar in Heaven

Here at MIRC, we invite our staff and student workers to contribute to the feature video selection and write a blog piece about why they chose the film that they did. This week’s video and blog is by Ran, our … Continue reading

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Feature Video–Thanksgiving 2012–Mr Zero gives to the needy

What do you think of when you think of Thanksgiving? Turkey, family gatherings, football, Macy’s parade, pumpkin pie, Pilgrims? Historically, Thanksgiving began as a tradition of celebrating the harvest of the year, as Harvest festivals are celebrated around the world, usually in … Continue reading

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Feature Video–October 20th–Owens Field–Gibbes–home movies

Home Movie Day is upon us again and this year it is the 10th anniversary of the annual event. I have attended and assisted this event for the last few years in London, and this year will be both attending … Continue reading

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Feature Video – Sept 20th – Olympic Athletes return

The Olympics, and Para-Olympics, are over in London,  and returning athletes from both these competitions are already home. However, in previous Olympics which took place around the world, it may have been many weeks or months before the athletes could … Continue reading

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Honea Path and the End of Summer

Claude Cannon, Lee Crawford, Ira Davis, E. M. “Bill” Knight, Maxie Peterson, C. R. Rucker and Thomas Yarborough all celebrated Labor Day for the last time on September 3, 1934 in the small town of Honea Path, South Carolina.  Three … Continue reading

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A Fine Feathered Friend Farewell

Sarah Rice, one of our talented colorists, is leaving for Scotland to pursue her masters in film curation. We’re thrilled that she is going on to bigger and better things, but we are also extremely sad to see her go. … Continue reading

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Feature Video–8th August–Olympic Trials

Since the Olympics are everywhere at the moment, especially in my previous home town of London (England), I have finally succumbed to the pressure and decided to throw up some Olympic footage for you all. Being an archive, then of … Continue reading

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