skip to content
Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition

Author: Linda LeeMelissa Reilly EllardPaul R GagneGary McGivneyLeigh CorraAll authors
Publisher: [Westport, Conn.] : Weston Woods ; New York : New Video Group, ©2005.
Series: Scholastic video collection.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Animation : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Martin's big words: Using quotes from some of his beloved speeches, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to life in this profound and important biography about beliefs and dreams and following one's heart. John Henry: Based on the famous African-American folk ballad, this story tells of the legendary contest between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Animated films
Children's films
Juvenile works
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Children's
Biographical
Juvenile films
Named Person: Martin Luther King, Jr.; Ella Fitzgerald; Duke Ellington; Duke Ellington; Ella Fitzgerald; Martin Luther King, Jr.
Material Type: Animation, Juvenile audience, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Linda Lee; Melissa Reilly Ellard; Paul R Gagne; Gary McGivney; Leigh Corra; Ray Messecar; Michael Clarke Duncan; Samuel L Jackson; Alfre Woodard; Billy Dee Williams; Forest Whitaker; Doreen Rappaport; Julius Lester; Andrea Davis Pinkney; Scholastic Inc.; Weston Woods Studios.; New Video Group.
ISBN: 0439835410 9780439835411
OCLC Number: 62758324
Notes: Title from disc label.
Special features: Read along option available.
Credits: Martin's big words: music, Crystal Taliefero ; editors, Melissa Reilly, Paul R. Gagne, David Russell. John Henry: music, Crystal Taliefero ; editor, David Russell. Seven candles for Kwanzaa: music, Crystal Taliefero ; editors, Melissa Reilly, Peter Ringer. Ella Fitzgerald: music, Joel Goodman, Dan Rosengard ; editors, Paul R. Gagne, Melissa Reilly, David Russell ; animated by Martin Haughey, Emma Collicott, Euan Frizzell. Duke Ellington: music, Joel Goodman, Dan Rosengard ; digital animation and editing, Glue, John Lasala, Ross Sclafani.
Performer(s): Narrators, Michael Clarke Duncan (Martin's big words), Samuel L. Jackson (John Henry), Alfre Woodard (Seven candles for Kwanzaa), Billy Dee Williams (Ella Fitzgerald), Forest Whitaker (Duke Ellington).
Target Audience: Recommended for ages 4-12.
Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 72 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Contents: Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. / from the book by Doreen Rappaport ; illustrated by Bryan Collier ; directed by Melissa Reilly ; produced by Melissa Reilly, Paul R. Gagne --
John Henry / from the book by Julius Lester ; illustrated by Jerry Pinkney ; produced and directed by Paul R. Gagney --
Seven candles for Kwanzaa / from the book by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney ; produced by Paul R. Gagne ; directed by Melissa Reilly --
Ella Fitzgerald : the tale of a vocal virtuosa / from the book by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney ; produced by Paul R. Gagne, Melissa Reilly ; directed by Gary McGivney --
Duke Ellington : the piano prince and his orchestra / by Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney ; produced by Paul R. Gagne and Leigh Corra ; adapted and directed by Ray Messecar.
Series Title: Scholastic video collection.
Responsibility: Scholastic ; Weston Woods ; executive producer, Linda Lee.

Abstract:

Martin's big words: Using quotes from some of his beloved speeches, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to life in this profound and important biography about beliefs and dreams and following one's heart. John Henry: Based on the famous African-American folk ballad, this story tells of the legendary contest between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. Seven candles for Kwanzaa: This unique African-American holiday commemorates the strength of family ties, respect for ancestors, commitment to the growth of community and gratitude for life's bounties.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62758324> # Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition
    a schema:Movie, bgn:DVD, schema:CreativeWork, pto:Animation ;
    library:oclcnum "62758324" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> ; # New York
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/ctu> ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Place/westport_conn> ; # Westport, Conn.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#CreativeWork/ella_fitzgerald> ; # Ella Fitzgerald.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#CreativeWork/martin_s_big_words> ; # Martin's big words.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#CreativeWork/seven_candles_for_kwanzaa> ; # Seven candles for Kwanzaa.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#CreativeWork/duke_ellington> ; # Duke Ellington.
    rdfs:seeAlso <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#CreativeWork/john_henry> ; # John Henry.
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/fitzgerald_ella> ; # Ella Fitzgerald
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/king_martin_luther_jr_1929_1968> ; # Jr. Martin Luther King
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/ellington_duke_1899_1974> ; # Duke Ellington
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/66651610> ; # Duke Ellington
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/323.092/e22/> ;
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/100170140> ; # Jr. Martin Luther King
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983818> ; # John Henry (Legendary character)
    schema:about <http://viaf.org/viaf/6148211> ; # Ella Fitzgerald
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/989537> ; # Kwanzaa
    schema:audience <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62758324#Audience> ;
    schema:contentRating "Recommended for ages 4-12." ;
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/19330930> ; # Melissa Reilly Ellard
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/117917494> ; # Michael Clarke Duncan
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/58768203> ; # Gary McGivney
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/28428389> ; # Ray Messecar
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/160336984> ; # Linda Lee
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/6243428> ; # Doreen Rappaport
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/94058008> ; # Paul R. Gagne
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Organization/scholastic_inc> ; # Scholastic Inc.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/156236941> ; # New Video Group.
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/4625825> ; # Leigh Corra
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/32194483> ; # Billy Dee Williams
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/84357496> ; # Samuel L. Jackson
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/135962080> ; # Weston Woods Studios.
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/pinkney_andrea_davis> ; # Andrea Davis Pinkney
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/lester_julius> ; # Julius Lester
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/17415057> ; # Alfre Woodard
    schema:contributor <http://viaf.org/viaf/85707023> ; # Forest Whitaker
    schema:copyrightYear "2005" ;
    schema:datePublished "2005" ;
    schema:description "Martin's big words: Using quotes from some of his beloved speeches, Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. comes to life in this profound and important biography about beliefs and dreams and following one's heart. John Henry: Based on the famous African-American folk ballad, this story tells of the legendary contest between a spirited man with a hammer and a steam drill to build a tunnel through the Allegheny Mountains of West Virginia. Seven candles for Kwanzaa: This unique African-American holiday commemorates the strength of family ties, respect for ancestors, commitment to the growth of community and gratitude for life's bounties."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4049678750> ;
    schema:genre "Children's"@en ;
    schema:genre "Animated films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Video recordings for the hearing impaired"@en ;
    schema:genre "Juvenile works"@en ;
    schema:genre "Children's films"@en ;
    schema:genre "Biographical"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Series/scholastic_video_collection> ; # Scholastic video collection.
    schema:name "Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition"@en ;
    schema:productID "62758324" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62758324#PublicationEvent/westport_conn_weston_woods_new_york_new_video_group_2005> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Agent/weston_woods> ; # Weston Woods
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Agent/new_video_group> ; # New Video Group
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780439835411> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62758324> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://dbpedia.org/resource/New_York_City> # New York
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "New York" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Agent/new_video_group> # New Video Group
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "New Video Group" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#CreativeWork/martin_s_big_words> # Martin's big words.
    a schema:CreativeWork ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/6243428> ; # Doreen Rappaport
    schema:name "Martin's big words." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/ellington_duke_1899_1974> # Duke Ellington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1899" ;
    schema:deathDate "1974" ;
    schema:familyName "Ellington" ;
    schema:givenName "Duke" ;
    schema:name "Duke Ellington" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/fitzgerald_ella> # Ella Fitzgerald
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fitzgerald" ;
    schema:givenName "Ella" ;
    schema:name "Ella Fitzgerald" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/king_martin_luther_jr_1929_1968> # Jr. Martin Luther King
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1929" ;
    schema:deathDate "1968" ;
    schema:familyName "King" ;
    schema:givenName "Martin Luther" ;
    schema:name "Jr. Martin Luther King" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/lester_julius> # Julius Lester
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Lester" ;
    schema:givenName "Julius" ;
    schema:name "Julius Lester" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Person/pinkney_andrea_davis> # Andrea Davis Pinkney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Pinkney" ;
    schema:givenName "Andrea Davis" ;
    schema:name "Andrea Davis Pinkney" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Place/westport_conn> # Westport, Conn.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "Westport, Conn." ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4049678750#Series/scholastic_video_collection> # Scholastic video collection.
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62758324> ; # Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition
    schema:name "Scholastic video collection." ;
    schema:name "Scholastic video collection" ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/983818> # John Henry (Legendary character)
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "John Henry (Legendary character)"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/989537> # Kwanzaa
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Kwanzaa"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/100170140> # Jr. Martin Luther King
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1929" ;
    schema:deathDate "1968" ;
    schema:familyName "King" ;
    schema:givenName "Martin Luther" ;
    schema:name "Jr. Martin Luther King" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/117917494> # Michael Clarke Duncan
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Duncan" ;
    schema:givenName "Michael Clarke" ;
    schema:name "Michael Clarke Duncan" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/135962080> # Weston Woods Studios.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Weston Woods Studios." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/156236941> # New Video Group.
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "New Video Group." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/160336984> # Linda Lee
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1974" ;
    schema:familyName "Lee" ;
    schema:givenName "Linda" ;
    schema:name "Linda Lee" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/17415057> # Alfre Woodard
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1953" ;
    schema:familyName "Woodard" ;
    schema:givenName "Alfre" ;
    schema:name "Alfre Woodard" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/19330930> # Melissa Reilly Ellard
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ellard" ;
    schema:givenName "Melissa Reilly" ;
    schema:name "Melissa Reilly Ellard" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/28428389> # Ray Messecar
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Messecar" ;
    schema:givenName "Ray" ;
    schema:name "Ray Messecar" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/32194483> # Billy Dee Williams
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1937" ;
    schema:familyName "Williams" ;
    schema:givenName "Billy Dee" ;
    schema:name "Billy Dee Williams" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/4625825> # Leigh Corra
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Corra" ;
    schema:givenName "Leigh" ;
    schema:name "Leigh Corra" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/58768203> # Gary McGivney
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "McGivney" ;
    schema:givenName "Gary" ;
    schema:name "Gary McGivney" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/6148211> # Ella Fitzgerald
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Fitzgerald" ;
    schema:givenName "Ella" ;
    schema:name "Ella Fitzgerald" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/6243428> # Doreen Rappaport
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Rappaport" ;
    schema:givenName "Doreen" ;
    schema:name "Doreen Rappaport" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/66651610> # Duke Ellington
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1899" ;
    schema:deathDate "1974" ;
    schema:familyName "Ellington" ;
    schema:givenName "Duke" ;
    schema:name "Duke Ellington" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/84357496> # Samuel L. Jackson
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Jackson" ;
    schema:givenName "Samuel L." ;
    schema:name "Samuel L. Jackson" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/85707023> # Forest Whitaker
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Whitaker" ;
    schema:givenName "Forest" ;
    schema:name "Forest Whitaker" ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/94058008> # Paul R. Gagne
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1956" ;
    schema:familyName "Gagne" ;
    schema:givenName "Paul R." ;
    schema:name "Paul R. Gagne" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780439835411>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "0439835410" ;
    schema:isbn "9780439835411" ;
    .

<http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/62758324>
    a genont:InformationResource, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource ;
    schema:about <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/62758324> ; # Martin's big words : the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. --and more stories from the African-American tradition
    schema:dateModified "2017-04-13" ;
    void:inDataset <http://purl.oclc.org/dataset/WorldCat> ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.