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The Hagley Digital Archives provides online access to selected items from the Hagley Library's collection of images, documents, and publications related to the history of business, technology, and society.
The Future Below
Short film promoting the ocean as the future of oil and gas energy. Shows how Exxon finds and extracts oil underwater, and how pipelines are installed and maintained at extreme depths. Includes scenes of wildlife, human and robot laborers, and oil rigs. Written and directed by Theo Kamecke.
720x480 mp4 with timecode burn available.
Offshore oil industryPetroleum--ProspectingDrilling platformsUnderwater exploration
ExxonWolf-Young, Inc.Kamecke, Theo
1 reel (400 ft) : si., col. ; 16mm. Negative. 1 reel (400ft) Optical track: sd. ; 16mm. (00:10:20).
QuickTime Pro Res 4444HQ (2048x1556), 24fps. PCM audio, 48kHz, 24 bit.
Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library
Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection (Accession 2018.222)
[Description and dates], Hagley ID, Box/folder number, "Sponsored and industrial motion picture film collection (Accession 2018.222)", Audiovisual Collections and Digital Initiatives Department, Hagley Museum and Library, Wilmington, DE 19807
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