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Title Winter holiday stories [videorecording].

Imprint [S.l.] : Weston Woods ; Scholastic, c2001.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Juvenile, DVDs Non-Fiction    J 394.268 WIN    Available
Description 1 videodisc (27 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Holiday stories ; v. 1
Holiday stories; v. 1.
Note Adaptations of books of the same titles.
Contents In the month of Kislev / by Nina Jaffe; illustrated by Louise August -- The night before Christmas / by Clement Clarke Moore; illustrated by Ruth Sanderson -- Seven candles for Kwanzaa / by Andrea Davis Pinkney; illustrated by Brian Pinkney.
Credits Camera, editing & sound by Jan Northcutt (In the month of Kislev) ; digital art adaptation and animation, Paul Apito (Night before Christmas) ; digital art adaptation, animationand camera, Cha-Pow! Digital Ink & Paint, Ed Tercek (Seven candles for Kwanzaa) ; editorial director, Cari Best (Night before Christmas, Seven candles for Kwanzaa) ; music composed and arranged by Kaila Flexer (In the month of Kislev) ; music composed by Arthur Custer (Night before Christmas) ; original music composed and performed by Crystal Taliefero.
Performer Narrators: Theodore Bikel (In the month of Kislev); Anthony Edwards (The night before Christmas); Alfre Woodard (Seven candles for Kwanzaa).
Summary In the month of Kislev: A rich, arrogant merchant takes the family of a poor peddler to court and learns a lesson about the meaning of Hanukkah. The night before Christmas: The story of Santa's visit on a snowy Christmas Eve. Seven candles for Kwanzaa: For each new day of Kwanzaa, a new candle is lit and children and adults share their thoughts, songs, stories from the past and dreams about the future.
Language DVD.
Subject Children's films.
Hanukkah -- Fiction.
Santa Claus -- Poetry.
Christmas -- Poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
Kwanzaa -- Fiction.
African Americans -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Children's films.
Added Author August, Louise ill.
Sanderson, Ruth ill.
Pinkney, J. Brian, ill.
Bikel, Theodore. Narrator.
Woodard, Alfre, 1953- Narrator.
Edwards, Anthony, 1962- Narrator.
Jaffe, Nina. In the month of Kislev.
Moore, Clement Clarke, 1779-1863. Night before Christmas.
Pinkney, Andrea Davis. Seven candles for Kwanzaa.
Weston Woods Studios.
Scholastic Inc.
ISBN 1555929702
Music No. DVD441 Weston Woods

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