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1939 Training films
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Mathew Rattray
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Hi All,

As we all know It is rare to see pre 40's Packard training films. For this reason I am planning to recreate these films from film supplements, and online AI voice overs. Is this something you would like to see done? This is a 53 second snippet showing what the films will be like. Please give me your opinions or suggestions

Please check out the link below
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lLPzZrfe5Xs

Cheers,
Mat

Posted on: 2021/10/28 22:15
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I would welcome them. The training films you have already posted on YouTube are nicely done and a reminder of how things used to be. I watched the 51 introduction again last night.

Posted on: 2021/10/29 8:14
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Wow! Keep up the good work, there's so much history lost as the generations age.
And thank you for keeping our Packard history viewable.
Regards,
Steve

Posted on: 2021/10/29 10:54
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1951 Packard 200
1953 Packard Clipper Custom Touring Sedan
1955 Dodge Custom Royal Lancer Tri-tone
1966 Rambler Classic 770 Convertible
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Thanks Guys, I'm glad you're both enjoying them. I'll keep working on these film supplements and get them up. Cheers,

Posted on: 2021/10/31 19:14
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The only critique I'd offer is with the voice-over. Radio shows, instructional films, news reels, everything, the voice over was far more exaggerated and campy sounding. They invariably threw in cheesy lines of comparison. The video and the concept is fantastic, I'd just try to mimic the campy "enthusiasm" that the voice over guys had back then - other than that, it's fantastic and this is a great concept, I'd love to see more films done. Thanks for tackling this.

Posted on: 2021/11/5 8:34
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There is not as much prewar material available yet but if you are interested you might check out some of the postwar factory service and sales training material Mathew has already converted from the old record and film strip formats and posted on YouTube. https://www.youtube.com/results?search ... y=packard+training+videos

There are some postwar commercials and comparison films posted by others that are also interesting.

Posted on: 2021/11/5 9:10
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Latest update on the 1939 training film...

I have found a better sounding voice, hopefully it comes across better than my previous attempt.

I have now uploaded the full 20 minute video. For those interested in viewing the film it can be found below.

https://youtu.be/m0siqg9gRkw


I hope you all enjoy it.

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Great job, Mat. Thank you.

Posted on: 1/1 8:38
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Nicely done. Thanks.

Posted on: 1/1 12:47
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Great Job! Much more engaging and enjoyable!

Steve

Posted on: 1/1 15:20
.....epigram time.....
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