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Liang and the magic paintbrush

Author: LeVar BurtonLauren TomCecily TruettLarry LancitEllen SchecterAll authors
Publisher: Lincoln, NE : [Distributed by] GPN, ©1983.
Series: Reading rainbow, 7.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Partial animation : Juvenile audience   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An old Chinese legend, about a boy who finds a paintbrush that magically brings pictures to life leads host LeVar Burton to participate in a lion dance in New York City's Chinatown and to explore calligraphy and computer art. Three books are also reviewed: "Emma" by Wendy Kesselman, "Ben's trumpet" by Rachel Isadora, and "If you take a pencil" by Fulvio Testa.
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Genre/Form: Film adaptations
Films
Juvenile works
Juvenile films
Material Type: Juvenile audience, Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: LeVar Burton; Lauren Tom; Cecily Truett; Larry Lancit; Ellen Schecter; Demi.; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.; WNED-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.); Lancit Media Productions.
OCLC Number: 37346940
Language Note: Closed captioned for the hearing impaired.
Notes: Videocassette release of an episode from the children's TV series Reading rainbow.
Credits: Director of photography, Steve Zink ; editor, James C. Wright ; music composer, director and producer, Steve Horelick at Patchworks.
Performer(s): Hosted by LeVar Burton ; narrated by Lauren Tom.
Description: 1 videocassette (28 min. 53 sec.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS.
Series Title: Reading rainbow, 7.
Other Titles: Reading rainbow (Television program)
Responsibility: by Demi ; produced by Cecily Truett ; produced and directed by Larry Lancit ; written by Ellen Schecter ; produced by Lancit Media Productions, Ltd. ; a production of Great Plains National Television Library and WNED-TV.

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An old Chinese legend, about a boy who finds a paintbrush that magically brings pictures to life leads host LeVar Burton to participate in a lion dance in New York City's Chinatown and to explore calligraphy and computer art. Three books are also reviewed: "Emma" by Wendy Kesselman, "Ben's trumpet" by Rachel Isadora, and "If you take a pencil" by Fulvio Testa.

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