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Title The emperor's new clothes [electronic resource] : and other fairy tales / by Hans Christian Andersen ; [adapted by Maxine Fisher].

Imprint [Solon, Ohio] : Playaway View : [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC, [2012], c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Playaway View    J EMP    Available
Description 1 video media player (ca. 80 min.) : digital ; 3 1/2 x 4 1/2 in.
Note Title from Playaway View label.
Release date supplied by publisher.
Previously released by Weston Woods Studios, c2012.
Issued on Playaway View, a dedicated video media player.
Powered by rechargable battery ; container includes one electrical power adapter.
Earphones not required for audio playback.
Contents The emperor's new clothes / by Maxine Fisher based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen (26 min.) -- The little match girl / [retold by Maxine Fisher] ; narrated by F. Murray Abraham (27 min.) -- The red shoes / [retold by Maxine Fisher] ; narrated by Ossie Davis (27 min.).
Credits Animation by Michael Sporn Animation, Inc.
Performer Narration by Ossie Davis and F. Murray Abraham.
Summary The emperor's new clothes: This is the classic story of the vain emperor, who is so swayed by the importance of clothes, that he does not realize he is being fooled.
The little match girl: This story of a homeless child that sells match sticks to survive, is given present-day relevance and an upbeat ending.
The red shoes: This tale is given a modern setting as a little black girl learns the value of friendship, with help from a pair of magic slippers.
Audience Ages 4-10.
Awards The little match girl: Winner, Parents' Choice, Silver Medal; National Educational Film Festival, Silver Medal.
The red shoes: Winner, Parents' Choice, Silver Medal; Birmingham International Educational Film Festival, Best of Festival.
Subject Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875 -- Film adaptations.
Fairy tales.
Genre/Form Children's films.
Animated films.
Film adaptations.
Added Author Davis, Ossie. Narrator.
Abraham, F. Murray. Narrator.
Fisher, Maxine.
Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian), 1805-1875. Tales. English.
Michael Sporn Animation, Inc.
Weston Woods Studios.
Findaway World, LLC.
Added Title Little match girl.
Red shoes.
ISBN 9781615740345
Music No. PV000326 Playaway View
PLB2502 Weston Woods Studios

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