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Title Painted tales. Vol. 1 [videorecording] / an Auryn presentation ; direction, Umesh Shukla.

Imprint [U.S.] : Auryn, [2007].


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library DVD    MONE PT    Available
Description 1 videodisc (21 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Animation of both segments by Land Marvel Studio.
"In winter still" is based on: The selfish giant by Oscar Wilde ; "Almond blossoms" is based on: The last leaf by O'Henry--Credits.
Contents Animated featurette: In winter still: a Claude Monet story (10 min.) -- Printed bio section: Claude Monet -- Animated featurette: Almond blossoms: a Vincent van Gogh story (11 min.) -- Printed bio section: Vincent van Gogh.
Credits In winter still: writers, Umesh Shukla, Fionna McLarln, Kate Myers ; music arrangement, editing, Umesh Shukla -- Almond blossoms: writers, Umesh Shukla, Kate Myers ; music arrangement & performance, Jonah Minton ; editing, Umesh Shukla.
Performer Narration: John Lee (In winter still) ; Mellie Ghaffari (Almond blossoms)
Summary Each imaginative tale stars a painter set within some of their most recognizable masterpieces. "In winter still" tells the story of Claude Monet and his enchanted garden at Giverny. When children are banned from playing in the garden, only a remarkable little boy can warm life back into Monet's garden paradise. "Almond blossoms" is an adventure through the world of Vincent van Gogh. The artist is befriended by young Marguerite Gachet. Though van Gogh has never sold a painting in his life, when Marguerite needs a miracle he is able to create a masterpiece.
Audience MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details DVD, all regions; Dolby Digital.
Subject Monet, Claude, 1840-1926 -- Drama.
Gogh, Vincent van, 1853-1890 -- Drama.
Genre/Form Animated films
Biographical films
Film adaptations
Added Author Shukla, Umesh.
Lee, John.
Ghaffari, Mellie.
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. Selfish giant.
Henry, O., 1862-1910. Last leaf.
Land Marvel Studio.
Auryn, Inc.
Note Title on container spine: In winter still : a Claude Monet story ; Almond blossoms : a Vincent van Gogh story
Added Title Almond blossoms : a Vincent van Gogh story
Standard No. 895996001021

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