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Krátký film

Works: 405 works in 610 publications in 6 languages and 8,968 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Fairy tales  Folklore  Poetry  Interviews  Film and video adaptations  Animated films 
Roles: Production personnel, Producer
Classifications: PZ7.S47, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Krátký film
Harold and the purple crayon ... and more Harold stories ( Visual )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Harold wants to take a walk in the moonlight, so he draws a moon with his purple crayon. Next Harold wants a picture for his room, soon he's bigger than a mountain. Then with his crayon, Harold takes a trip through the enchanted garden where he meets a King, a giant witch, and a fairy with one magic wish
Where the wild things are --and other Maurice Sendak stories by Maurice Sendak( Visual )
3 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 875 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 'Where the wild things are' Max is sent to bed without any dinner. He sails off to a world inhabited by weird creatures. 'The nutshell kids' are the songs Alligators all around, Pierre, One was Johnny & Chicken soup with rice, taken from the film Really Rosie-- dance through the alphabet, good manners, numbers and the months of the year. 'In the night kitchen': Mickey is awakened by noises in the night. Who's in the kitchen?
Strega Nona --and more Caldecott Award-winning folk tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 766 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Strega Nona: "Never go near my cooking pot," warns old witch Strega Nona. But does Big Anthony listen? No! Joseph had a little overcoat: Joseph loves his little overcoat, but it's getting old and worn. What can he do with it now? Stone soup: When three soldiers come to town, all the townsfolk hide their food. If the soldiers can't find any food, what will they eat? Stone soup, of course!
How do dinosaurs say good night? --and more stories that rhyme ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How do dinosaurs say good night?: Even dinosaurs make a fuss before bedtime. Can parents ever get them into bed? In the small, small pond: Frogs leap, tadpoles wriggle, geese waddle and minnows scatter. You'll enjoy watching this pond come to life in the spring. Zin! Zin! Zin! A violin: A lone trombone playing solo is joined by a trumpet to make a duet, until a French horn make it a trio. One by one instruments gather together for a joyous musical performance. All the colors of the Earth: Celebrate the colors of children and the colors of love in this beautiful lyrical story
Make way for ducklings --and more Robert McCloskey stories by Robert McCloskey( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Mallards look for the perfect spot to raise their young, and find it in the most unlikely place. Their friend Michael, a policeman, helps them to "Make Way for Ducklings" as they march their eight little ones home. A little girl and her mother go out to get "Blueberries for Sal." But Sal and a little bear get mixed up with each other's mothers. Two sisters spending a summer in Maine experience a wonderful variety of natural sights and sounds, in a "Time Of Wonder." Retired fisherman "Burt Dow Deep Water Man" sets out in his leaky boat, the Tidely-Idley, with his pet the Giggling Gull. A storm blows up and they shelter from the storm in the belly of a whale he has recently befriended. "Lentil" saves the day with his harmonica playing when calamity threatens the homecoming celebration for the leading citizen of Alto, Ohio
Red Riding Hood --and more James Marshall fairy tale favorites ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Animated presentation of 3 fairy tales retold by James Marshall
Emily's first 100 days of school --and more great school time stories ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emily's first 100 days of school: As the days and weeks of school go by, Emily and her classmates learn a lot: about reading, writing, counting, and other new ideas. Reading to your bunny: Young Freddy Bunny is having trouble learning in school. He would rather play video games and watch TV anyway, until he learns how to read. If you made a million: Have you ever wanted to make a million dollars? Marvelosissimo the Mathematical Magician is an expert guide about the various forms of money
The emperor's new clothes --and more Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 436 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of short animated children's fiction films based on picture books of fairy tales written by Hans Christian Andersen
Teeny-Tiny and the witch-woman --and 4 more spine-tingling tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Teeny-Tiny" is the youngest and smallest of three boys who live in a small village. But he may be the smartest, as he outsmarts an old witch-woman before she can have him and his brothers for dinner. "Space Case" came from outer space, and luckily arrived on Halloween. Most of the natives were unfriendly, but it finds some nice ones out trick-or-treating. Buddy McGee takes it home, to school, and hopes it will stay forever. "The Boy with Two Shadows" is about a little boy who takes the very best care of his shadow. Unfortunately, a witch takes notice of his painstaking care, and, offering him a spell as payment, asks him to mind her shadow while she goes on a vacation. "The Witch in the Cherry Tree" finds David's mother baking cakes one damp, dull day. Everything is fine until a naughty old witch comes to settle in the cherry tree in the garden. She tries to outwit David and persuade his mother to part with the cakes
Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1994 in English and held by 215 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Summary: A compilation of three animated and two iconographic films based on children's picture books. All five, originally produced on film for Weston Woods, are also available on l6mm. The individual titles are: "Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears", written by Verna Aardema and illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon ; "The village of round and square houses", written and illustrated by Ann Grifalconi ; "A story, a story", written and illustrated by Gail E. Haley ; "Mufaro's beautiful daughters", written and illustrated by John Steptoe ; "Hot hippo", written by Mwenye Hadithi and illustrated by Adrienne Kennaway
Favorite fairy tales ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In "Chicken Little," the arrival of a hungry fox prompts a panic in Chicken Little and her bird-brained friends, who think the sky is falling. In "The Emperor's New Clothes," two swindlers create a royal robe from magical cloth for a vain king. "The Three Billy Goats Gruff " must elude a wicked troll, who tries in vain to gobble them up as a toll for crossing his bridge
Stories from the farm ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rosie's walk: Rosie the hen takes a walk through the barnyard, unaware that a single-minded fox is stalking her. The pigs' wedding: Nothing can spoil the guests' good time at the wedding of Porker and Curlytail--not even the rain. Petunia: After discovering a book in the meadow, Petunia the believes she has become wise, and proceeds to dispense advice to all and sundry. She learns that carrying a book under her wing doesn't necessarily make her knowledgeable. The little red hen: In this classic story, an industrious, hardworking hen teaches her friends a thing or two about pitching in and helping out
The puppet films of Jiri Trnka The emperor's nightingale ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1999 in Czech and English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Story of the bass cello is based on Chekhov's story about a bass player whose clothes are stolen while he's bathing in a river. The song of the prairie is a parody of the wild American West where the pistol rules, timidity has no place, and love blossoms. The merry circus, created by using paper cut-outs and stop-action photography, shows an afternoon at a circus. A drop too much is the tragic tale of a motorcyclist who, happily on his way to meet his fiancee, stops at a tavern with disastrous results. The hand tells the story of a happy artist who devotes his time to making a pot for his favorite flower until he is ordered by a giant hand to create a statue instead. Jiri Trnka, puppet animation master is a brief documentary that includes clips of the artist working on his puppets and excerpts from some of his films. The emperor's nightingale is based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen in which the emperor loves the song of the nightingale so much that he buys an artificical bird which breaks the real nightingale's heart
European short films ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The second collection of European short films from Cinema16. This specially compiled two-disc edition of classic, cult and award winning shorts from European filmmakers marks the launch of Cinema16 in the US. It features previously unseen short films and early works by some of today's most notable European filmmakers, as well as award-winning films from its rising stars. The release features some of the best shorts from Cinema16's previous releases as well as some new additions
The trials of Franz Kafka ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and held by 120 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An interpretation of the trials of childhood, youth, and tragic adulthood which Kafka described in his novels and stories, photographed in the author's native Prague. Displays an understanding of modern man's anxiety and alienation
Where the wild things are and other Maurice Sendak stories ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1973 and 1993 in English and French and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Maurice Sendak's award-winning children's story about the bad boy Max and his experience with the wild things
Lady Macbeth von Mzensk by Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich( Visual )
1 edition published in 2000 in Russian and held by 96 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The tale of Katerina Ismailova, who is trapped in a loveless marriage. The action takes place in Mtsensk immediately before the Russian Revolution of 1917. In the tradition of "Anna Karenina" and "Madame Bovary," Katerina's fatalistic pursuit of passion has disastrous results
In the night kitchen ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the animated story of a little boy's dream-fantasy in which he helps three fat bakers get milk for their cake batter
The Emperor's new clothes ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2007 in English and Chinese and held by 81 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Updated version of the classic tale of a vain emperor with a vast wardrobe who finds the true meaning of the saying "clothes do not make the man."
Moon man by Tomi Ungerer( Visual )
4 editions published between 1981 and 1993 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The man in the moon outwits the police in several escapades on Earth with the help of his waxing and waning powers and the friendship of a three-hundred-year old scientist
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Alternative Names
K.F.a.s. Prag
KF Praha
Krátký Film.
Krátký film (firma) Ostravská pobočka
Krátký film (firma) Ostravské studio
Krátký film (firma) Pobočka Ostrava
Krátký film (firma) Pobočka v Ostravě
Krátký film - pobočka Ostrava
Krátký Film Prague
Krátký film Praha
Krátký film Praha a.s.
Krátký Film Studio
Krátký film - studio Ostrava
Ostravská pobočka Krátkého filmu
Short Film Studio
Studio KF v Ostravě
English (44)
Czech (3)
Chinese (2)
French (1)
Russian (1)
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