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Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears

Author: Gene DeitchLeo DillonDiane DillonVerna AardemaKrátký film.All authors
Publisher: Weston, Conn. : Weston Woods, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape : Animation : Juvenile audience   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Retells a West African tale which explains why the mosquito, responsible for the death of Mother Owl's baby, buzzes in people's ears for forgiveness.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Animation, Juvenile audience, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Gene Deitch; Leo Dillon; Diane Dillon; Verna Aardema; Krátký film.; Weston Woods Studios.
OCLC Number: 15605458
Notes: Based on: Why mosquitoes buzz in people's ears / retold by Verna Aardema ; illustrated by Leo and Diane Dillon. New York : Dial Press, c1975.
Issued also as filmstrip and as motion picture.
Animated.
WWVC199.
Credits: Artist, Miluše Hluchaničova;́ music, Vaćlav Kubica.
Performer(s): From the book by Verna Aardema ; music by Václav Kubica ; narrator unknown ; layout and animation by Oldrich Haberle.
Description: 1 videocassette (VHS) (11 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Responsibility: Weston Woods ; produced at Krátký Film Praha ; layout and animation by Oldřich Haberle ; produced by Morton Schindel ; adapted and directed by Gene Deitch.

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Retells a West African tale which explains why the mosquito, responsible for the death of Mother Owl's baby, buzzes in people's ears for forgiveness.

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