Video Documentaries

The Whimbrel Watchers

Bazar, J. L. (Director, Co-Producer), Campbell, M. (Camera, Co-Producer), & Kealey, K. (Camera, Editor, Colourist). (2017). The Whimbrel Watchers. [Documentary short]. 6 min. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U8LwwARuA9A

Documentary short featuring the annual Whimbrel Watch in Colonel Samuel Smith Park in Etobicoke.

Created by the Lakeshore Grounds Interpretive Centre and Humber Arboretum as part of the 2017 Bird's Eye View exhibit.

With special thanks to Tim McCarthy, Wayne Renaud, Beth Jefferson, Terry Smith, Nancy Barrett, Irene Cholewka, the Toronto Ornithological Club, Friends of Sam Smith Park, the Hamilton Naturalists' Club, and the Whimbrel Watchers of Colonel Samuel Smith Park.

Keys to Our Past: Unlocking our History in Mental Health Care [Series]

Bold, G., Gerow, R., Ball, L. C., & Bazar, J. L. (Directors, Producers). (2017). Keys to our Past: Unlocking our History in Mental Health Care. [Film series]. https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLqGYrpbrapL5mD3u2RNgfphB2f3MMT-AO

1. Buildings [12 min) 

2. Moral Treatment [8 min]

3. Somatic Therapy [9 min]

4. Drug Therapy [11 min]

5. Not Criminally Responsible (NCR) [13 min]

 

6. Language & Stigma [11 min]

Psychology at the Fair

Bazar, J. L. (Producer, Writer, Director). (2013). Psychology at the Fair. [Documentary short]. 6 min. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wE1JXHwFU9w

Documentary short that explores Psychology's presence at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair. Organized by Joseph Jastrow, it was the first time that the new experimental Psychology was displayed to the public on a large scale. 

With thanks to the Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center of the History of Psychology, Classics in the History of Psychology, Library of Congress, The Virtual Laboratory, and the Wellesley College Archives.

The Wellesley Psychology Laboratory

Bazar, J. L. (Producer, Writer, Director). (2013). The Wellesley Psychology Laboratory. [Documentary short]. 5 min. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTeG-V0MKps&t=3s

Documentary short that highlights the history of the Wellesley College Psychology Laboratory. Opened in 1891 by Mary Whiton Calkins, it was the first Psychology Laboratory to be opened by a woman, the first to open at a women's college, and the first to open at a liberal arts college.  

With thanks to the Wellesley College Archives.

Introduction to Introspection

Bazar, J. L. (Producer, Writer, Director). (2013). Introduction to Introspection. [Documentary short]. 5 min. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j1UnYiPwBQ0 

Documentary short that explores the meaning of the term "introspection" as it was applied in the history of psychology through the work of Wilhelm Wundt and Edward Bradford Titchener. 

With thanks to Classics in the History of Psychology and the Drs. Nicholas and Dorothy Cummings Center for the History of Psychology. 

© 2020 by Jennifer L. Bazar