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Title The films of Michael Sporn [videorecording] : Abel's island & The story of the dancing frog / ; produced by Michael Sporn Animation Inc., for Italtoons Corp. ; directed by Michael Sporn.

Publication Info. [United States] : First Run Features, [2008?]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Kankakee PL Second Floor - KKBB-2  DVD FAM ABE 2008    AVAILABLE
 New Lenox PL Juvenile Audio Visual - NLBB-1  J DVD ABE    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (approximately 60 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
System Details DVD.
Performer Vocalization: (Abel's island) Tim Curry, Lionel Jeffries and Heidi Stallings ; (The story of the dancing frog) Amanda Plummer and Heidi Stallings.
Note Title from menu.
DVD release of two (30 min.) children's animated films: Abel's island and The story of the dancing frog the originally produced 1987 and 1989, respectfully.
"Abel's island" based on the story of the same name by William Steig. "Story of the dancing frog" based on the story of the same name by Quentin Blake.
Summary First film relates the story of Abel, an elegant and romantic mouse who gets swept away in a flood and stranded for over a year on a deserted island. In the second film, The story of the dancing frog, a mother tells her young daughter a curious story from their family history.
Note Special features: Short film: inside the animation studio; art gallery; animatics (storyboard).
Subject Mice -- Juvenile drama.
Islands -- Juvenile drama.
Survival -- Juvenile drama.
Shipwreck survival -- Juvenile drama.
Survival at sea -- Juvenile drama.
Airplane crash survival -- Juvenile drama.
Frogs -- Juvenile drama.
Mice -- Drama.
Islands -- Drama.
Survival -- Drama.
Frogs -- Drama.
Genre/Form Animated films.
Children's films.
Short films.
Added Author Sporn, Michael.
Curry, Tim.
Jeffries, Lionel.
Stallings, Heidi.
Plummer, Amanda.
Steig, William, 1907-2003. Abel's Island.
Blake, Quentin. Story of the dancing frog.
Michael Sporn Animation, Inc.
Italoons Corporation.
First-Run Features (Firm)
Added Title Abel's island
Story of the dancing frog
Abel's island & The story of the dancing frog
Abel's island and The story of the dancing frog
Standard No. 720229913317

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