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Oliver Button is a star : a story for all families

Author: John ScagliottiDan HuntTomie DePaolaTwin Cities Gay Men's Chorus.Whitebird, Inc.All authors
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : GPN, [©2002]
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : Primary school : NTSC color broadcast system : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A heartwarming story about a boy who is ridiculed by his parents and peers simply because he'd rather sing and dance than play sports or other activities "normal" boys enjoy. Teaches a powerful lesson about embracing differences, nurturing talent and striving to achieve one's dreams. Includes commentary from Tomie De Paola, Ann Bancroft, Kevyn Aucoin, and Bill T. Jones.
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Genre/Form: Feature films
Educational films
Nonfiction films
Video recordings for the hearing impaired
Named Person: Tomie DePaola; Tomie DePaola
Material Type: Partial animation, Primary school, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: John Scagliotti; Dan Hunt; Tomie DePaola; Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus.; Whitebird, Inc.; Hunt & Scagliotti Productions, Inc.; Great Plains National Instructional Television Library.
OCLC Number: 58995121
Language Note: Closed captioned.
Notes: Based on the book: Oliver Button is a sissy, by Tomie De Paola.
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2001.
Credits: Executive producers, Tomie dePaolo, John Scagliotti, Joann Usher ; original music by Alan Shorter ; TCGMC artistic director, Craig Carnahan.
Description: 1 videodisc (46 min.) : sound, color & some black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide
Details: DVD-R, NTSC.
Responsibility: Hunt & Scagliotti Productions in association with Twin Cities Gay Men's Chorus and Whitebird, Inc. ; producer, Dan Hunt ; director, John Scagliotti.

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A heartwarming story about a boy who is ridiculed by his parents and peers simply because he'd rather sing and dance than play sports or other activities "normal" boys enjoy. Teaches a powerful lesson about embracing differences, nurturing talent and striving to achieve one's dreams. Includes commentary from Tomie De Paola, Ann Bancroft, Kevyn Aucoin, and Bill T. Jones.

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