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Stories about the earth [videorecording] / Scholastic ; Weston Woods presents.

Danes, Claire, 1979- (Added Author). McDonnell, Mary. (Added Author). Jakobsen, Kathy. (Added Author). Ellard, Melissa Reilly (Added Author). Gagne, Paul R., 1956- (Added Author). Kerruish, Sarah J. (Added Author). Lindbergh, Reeve. Johnny Appleseed. (Added Author). Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000 Miss Rumphius. (Added Author). Scholastic Inc. (Added Author). Weston Woods Studios (Added Author).

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Item details

  • ISBN: 0439808405
  • ISBN: 9780439808408
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (28 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Norwalk, CT] : Weston Woods Studios ; 2005.

Contents / Notes

General Note:
Johnny Appleseed based on the same title by Reeve Lindbergh; Miss Rumphius based on the same title by Barbara Cooney.
Originally produced in 2000 by Weston Woods Studios.
Public performance DVD.
Special features: Learning guides [text feature]; Previews [text feature].
Johnny Appleseed / poem by Reeve Lindbergh ; paintings by Kathy Jakobsen ; produced and directed by Melissa Reilly, Paul R. Gagne (2000) (11 min.) -- Miss Rumphius / story and pictures by Barbara Cooney ; directed by Paul R. Gagne, Sarah Kerruish, and Melissa Reilly ; produced by Paul R. Gagne and Sarah Kerruish (2000) (17 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Johnny Appleseed: digital art adaptation, Bill Hinkson ; camera, David Russell ; editing, Melissa Reilly, Paul R. Gagne ; music produced, written and performed by Randy Skruggs. Miss Rumphius: camera, David Russell, John Chater ; editors, Paul R. Gagne, Melissa Reilly, Aaron Fischer ; music composed and arranged by John Jennings.
Participant or Performer:
Johnny Appleseed: narrated by Mary McDonnell. Miss Rumphius: narrated by Claire Danes.
Summary, etc.:
Johnny Appleseed: Johnny Appleseed began traveling west as a young man, planting apple seeds in Pennsylvania, Ohio, and northern Indiana, leaving a legacy of achievement, fruit, and the spread of civilization to through the American frontier. Miss Rumphius: traveled near and far, witnessing beauty of all kinds, and went on to help make the world a more beautiful place with a simple handful of seeds.
System Details:
In English with optional subtitles in English.
Subject: Appleseed, Johnny, 1774-1845 > Juvenile drama.
Frontier and pioneer life > Middle West > Juvenile drama.
Seeds > Juvenile drama.
Great-aunts > Juvenile drama.
Tales > United States.
Short films
New England > Juvenile drama.
Genre: Children's films.
Animated films.
Film adaptations.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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