WorldCat Identities

Deitch, Gene

Overview
Works: 372 works in 743 publications in 6 languages and 20,019 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Children's films  Animated films  Drama  Film adaptations  Fiction  Short films  Fantasy films  Action and adventure films  Picture books 
Roles: Director, Narrator, Adapter, Author, Performer, Conceptor, Film editor, Scenarist, Animator , Other, Translator, Restager
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4575
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Most widely held works by Gene Deitch
Click, clack, moo, cows that type : and more fun on the farm( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2008 in English and held by 1,375 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doreen Cronin's hilarious tale about cows that type out their demands to Farmer Brown. Includes 6 more funny stories about animals
Where the wild things are by Oliver Knussen( Visual )

17 editions published between 1973 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 933 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?
Harold and the purple crayon : ... and more Harold stories by Crockett Johnson( Visual )

8 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 905 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
Strega Nona : --and more Caldecott Award-winning folk tales by Guthrie CSD( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 778 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Strega Nona: "Never go near my cooking pot," warns old witch Strega Nona. But does Big Anthony listen? No!
Diary of a worm : --and 4 more great animal tales( Visual )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 738 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The "Diary of a Worm" reveals how a young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so good things about being a worm in this great big world. "Anatole" is a very content, happy, sophisticated French mouse - until he hears how much humans dislike mice. The humans change their tune after Anatole becomes the cheese taster and cheese rater for the Duval Cheese Factory. A boy may be a mischievous rogue, but he still knows that "Frog Goes to Dinner" only at home. Frog, however, has a habit of escaping his notice, and sneaks along. A little girl wanders through the house, crying, "I Lost My Bear!" She asks her mother, father, and older sister for help, to no avail. At the end of a long day, she finally spots him, in the most unlikely spot!
How do dinosaurs say good night? : --and more stories that rhyme( Visual )

2 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 728 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
Rosie's walk by Pat Hutchins( Recording )

5 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although unaware that a fox is after her as she takes a walk around the farmyard, Rosie the hen still manages to lead him into one accident after another
Tom and Jerry( Visual )

7 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 588 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catch everyone's favorite cat and mouse team as they race from one adventure to another
Red Riding Hood : --and more James Marshall fairy tale favorites by Scholastic ; Weston Woods Studios( Visual )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 579 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated presentation of 3 fairy tales retold by James Marshall
Sylvester and the magic pebble : --and more magical tales( Visual )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 556 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "Sylvester and the magic pebble," a small donkey finds a wishing stone. In "Possum magic, " Grandma Poss needs a certain food for a magical mix that will make Hush visible again. In "Princess Furball," a cruel king intends to marry his daughter to an ogre in exchange for wagons full of silver
Noisy Nora : --and more stories of mischief( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 505 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With everyone in her house too busy to listen, Nora makes her presence known at every turn
Harold and the purple crayon : and more great stories to spark the imagination( Visual )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 461 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Harold wants to take a walk in the moonlight so he draws a moon with his purple crayon. Plus 6 more stories: A Picture for Harold's Room; Harold's Fairy Tale; The Swineherd; Time of Wonder; The Foolish Frog; and Drummer Hoff
Danny and the dinosaur : --and more friendly "monster" stories( Visual )

3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 456 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny and the dinosaur: When Danny visits the museum, he thinks it would be nice to play with a dinosaur. It's great fun when the dinosaur is just as eager to play with Danny. The two spend a whole day together. The Island of the Skog: A band of mice and their leader set sail to an island inhabited by a hostile Skog with gigantic feet. But when the two parties finally meet face to face, they find they have a lot more in common than they thought. The beast of Monsieur Racine: Monsieur Racine lays a trap and catches a marauder, a strange but harmless-looking beast, who has been stealing his prize pears. What happens when Monsieur Racine presents his catch to the Academy of Science throws Paris into an uproar
Emily's first 100 days of school : --and more great school time stories by Rosemary Wells( Visual )

3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 448 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 )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 395 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In "The emperor's new clothes," two swindlers create a royal robe from magical cloth for a vain king. In "The ugly duckling," a duckling is teased because of his awkward appearance until he grows into a beautiful swan. In "The swineherd," a spoiled princess scorns the love of an honorable prince until he comes up with a clever way to steal some kisses from her
20 Halloween stories( Visual )

2 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 352 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of Halloween stories
Charlie needs a cloak by Tomie DePaola( Recording )

11 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 327 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A shepherd shears his sheep, cards and spins the wool, weaves and dyes the cloth, and sews a beautiful new red cloak
The cat on a hot thin groove by Gene Deitch( Book )

5 editions published between 2003 and 2013 in English and held by 139 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Collects all of Gene Deitch's covers for The Record Changer magazine and every Cat cartoon that he drew for the magazine's interior
Gene Deitch : the picture book animated( Visual )

5 editions published between 1977 and 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows Gene Deitch, producer of Munro and director of the "Popeye" and "Tom and Jerry" cartoons, at work animating picture books into motion pictures
Gene Deitch animating Strega Nonna( Visual )

1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animator Gene Deitch discusses the film Strega Nonna, and points out the problems and challenges he had in making the film from Tomie de Paola's picture book, Strega Nona. He details the problems of unifying the flow of action, and shows how some elements suitable in the book would have detracted from the film and, in turn, how animation was used to enchance other aspects of the story
 
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Red Riding Hood : --and more James Marshall fairy tale favorites
Alternative Names
Deitch, Eugene 1923-

Deitch, Eugene Merril 1924-

Gene Deitch americký režisér a producent žijící v Praze

Gene Deitch Amerikaans filmregisseur

Gene Deitch amerikanischer Illustrator, Animator und Filmregisseur

Gene Deitch réalisateur américain

Gene Deitch regista statunitense

Джин Дейч

Languages
English (93)

French (3)

Catalan (1)

Spanish (1)

Dutch (1)

Czech (1)

Covers
Rosie's walkTom and JerryRed Riding Hood : --and more James Marshall fairy tale favoritesCharlie needs a cloakThe cat on a hot thin grooveFor the love of PragueThe cat on a hot thin groove