Girls Are Better Than Ever DVD. Films for and about girls covering a wide range of subjects – from puberty to fire safety to buying shoes to exercise and more! Heroine Of The Week (1960s circa) 5 min A fire chief tells a reporter about how a young teen girl who realizes that a fridge is on the fire. Girls Are Better Than Ever (1967) 13.5 min Encourages teen-age girls to participate in total fitness programs and to take an active part in sports. Includes scenes from the lives of teen-age girls highlighting some of their problems and giving solutions. Balance Beam For Girls (1971) 8 min Portrays a combination of mounts, dismounts, floor skills and a variety of stunts ranging from beginning, medium to superior difficulty. Demonstrates spotting techniques. Includes combined movements for useful beam routines. Body Human, The – Facts for Girls (1980) 23.5 min Presents Marlo Thomas leading preadolescent and adolescent girls in an informal discussion about their changing bodies and emotions. Barbara’s New Shoes (1955) 6.5 min Life situation films for teaching the hearing impaired individual speech reading. Mother and the shoe salesman have trouble pleasing 10-year-old Barbara until Barbara’s friend agrees with Mother. All Girl Melody Makers (1940s) 7.5 min Three songs by Dave Schooler & his 21 perform Swinghearts Tchaikowskiana, Pavanne, In an 18th Century Drawing Room.