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The Resource Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears : --and more African folk tales, Weston Woods ; Scholastic, (videorecording)

Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears : --and more African folk tales, Weston Woods ; Scholastic, (videorecording)

Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears : --and more African folk tales
Title
Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears
Title remainder
--and more African folk tales
Statement of responsibility
Weston Woods ; Scholastic
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Perfect for celebrating Black History Month and learning about stories from the African tradition, Scholastic presents five stories on DVD, two of which are new!
Member of
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
  • Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears: Produced by Morton Schindel ; adapted and directed by Gene Deitch. Originally produced c1984
  • Hot Hippo: Produced by Paul Gagne ; directed and animated by Christopher Palesty. Originally produced c1989
  • Not so fast, Songololo: Produced by Paul R. Gagne and Roy McDonald ; directed by Roy McDonald. Originally produced c1991
  • The village of round and square houses: Film adaptation by Ann Grifalconi and David R. Paight ; produced by Paul Gagne ; directed by David R. Paight. Originally produced c1989
  • Who's in Rabbit's house?: Produced by Paul R. Gagne ; directed by Virginia Wilkos. Originally produced c1995
Dewey number
791.43/75
Intended audience
Recommended for ages 4-8
PerformerNote
  • Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears: Narrated by James Earl Jones
  • Hot Hippo: Narrated by Terry Alexander (English language version)
  • Not so fast, Songololo: Narrated by Gcina Mhlope (English language version)
  • The village of round and square houses: Narrated by Cheryl Lynn Bruce
  • Who's in Rabbit's house?: Narrated by James Earl Jones
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Jones, James Earl
  • Aardema, Verna
  • Mwenye Hadithi
  • Daly, Niki
  • Grifalconi, Ann
  • Aardema, Verna
  • Weston Woods Studios
  • Scholastic Inc
  • New Video Group
Runtime
60
Series statement
Scholastic storybook treasures
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mosquitoes
  • Hippopotamus
  • Rabbits
  • Folklore
  • Short stories, African
  • Tales
  • Folklore
  • Hippopotamus
  • Mosquitoes
  • Rabbits
  • Short stories, African
  • Tales
  • Africa
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears : --and more African folk tales, Weston Woods ; Scholastic, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Date on container: c2011
  • Bonus features include the popular Read Along Function
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Who's in Rabbit's house?
  • by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon ; narrated by James Earl Jones
  • Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
  • by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon ; narrated by James Earl Jones
  • Hot hippo
  • by Bruce Hobson ; illustrated by Adrienne Kennaway
  • Not so fast Songololo
  • written and illustrated by Niki Daly
  • The village of round and square houses
  • written and illustrated by Ann Grifalconi
Control code
ocn759520792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9780545419710
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685254493
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • NNVG254491
  • 254493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)759520792
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Why mosquitoes buzz in peoples ears : --and more African folk tales, Weston Woods ; Scholastic, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Date on container: c2011
  • Bonus features include the popular Read Along Function
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
  • Who's in Rabbit's house?
  • by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon ; narrated by James Earl Jones
  • Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears
  • by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon ; narrated by James Earl Jones
  • Hot hippo
  • by Bruce Hobson ; illustrated by Adrienne Kennaway
  • Not so fast Songololo
  • written and illustrated by Niki Daly
  • The village of round and square houses
  • written and illustrated by Ann Grifalconi
Control code
ocn759520792
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (60 min.)
Isbn
9780545419710
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
767685254493
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
  • NNVG254491
  • 254493
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)759520792
System details
DVD, region 1
Video recording format
DVD

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