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The man who walked between the towers

Author: Jake Gyllenhaal; Michael Bacon; Mordicai Gerstein; Weston Woods Studios.; Scholastic Inc.
Publisher: [Weston, Conn.] : Weston Woods/Scholastic, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Animation : Juvenile audience : NTSC color broadcast system : English : Full screenView all editions and formats
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A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers.
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Genre/Form: Biographical films
Children's films
Animated films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Juvenile works
Juvenile films
Named Person: Philippe Petit; Philippe Petit; Philippe Petit
Material Type: Animation, Juvenile audience, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Jake Gyllenhaal; Michael Bacon; Mordicai Gerstein; Weston Woods Studios.; Scholastic Inc.
ISBN: 0439767172 9780439767170
OCLC Number: 60351531
Notes: "Public performance DVD"--Container insert.
Teacher's study guide on reverse of container insert.
Special features: easy-to-use menu ; optional English subtitles.
Credits: Directed by Michael Sporn ; music by Michael Bacon.
Performer(s): Narrated by Jake Gyllenhaal.
Awards: Andrew Carnegie Medal, 2006.
Target Audience: Ages 5-10.
Description: 1 videodisc (10 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD; NTSC; region 1.
Contents: Man who walked between the towers / by Mordicai Gerstein ; narrated by Jake Gyllenhaal --
Snowflake Bentley / by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Mary Azarian ; narrated by Sean Astin --
Miss Rumphius / by Barbara Cooney ; narrated by Claire Danes --
Pot that Juan built / by Nancy Andrews-Goebel ; illustrated by David Diaz ; narrated by Alfred Molina ; Snowflake Bentley: his legacy --
About Juan Quezada.
Responsibility: based on the book by Mordicai Gerstein.

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A lyrical evocation of Philippe Petit's 1974 tightrope walk between the World Trade Center towers.

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