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Deitch, Gene

Works: 403 works in 660 publications in 6 languages and 20,026 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Fiction  Drama  Children's films  Animated films  Film adaptations  Motion pictures  Short films  Fairy tales  Folklore 
Roles: Director, Narrator, Adapter, Author, Performer, Conceptor, Scenarist, Film editor, Animator, Translator
Classifications: PZ10.3.H97, 791.4575
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Publications about Gene Deitch
Publications by Gene Deitch
Most widely held works by Gene Deitch
Harold and the purple crayon and more great stories to spark the imagination by Crockett Johnson( visu )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2013 in English and held by 1,417 libraries worldwide
Harold wants to take a walk in the moonlight, so he draws a moon with his purple crayon. Next Harold wants a picture for his room, soon he's bigger than a mountain. Then with his crayon, Harold takes a trip through the enchanted garden where he meets a King, a giant witch, and a fairy with one magic wish
Click, clack, moo, cows that type and more fun on the farm ( visu )
2 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 876 libraries worldwide
Click, clack, moo: A bunch of literate cows go on strike after Farmer Brown refuses to give in to their typed demands of electric blankets when the barn gets too cold. The day Jimmy's boa ate the wash: Jimmy's boa constrictor wreaks havoc on the class trip to a farm. The Pigs' wedding: all the pigs must get cleaned up for the big wedding. Hendrika, a Dutch cow, wants to visit the city. Charlie needs a cloak: When Charlie's old cloak becomes torn and tattered, he spins a new one, showing how cloth is made from wool
Where the wild things are --and other Maurice Sendak stories by Maurice Sendak( visu )
5 editions published between 1988 and 2002 in English and Spanish and held by 870 libraries worldwide
In 'Where the wild things are' Max is sent to bed without any dinner. He sails off to a world inhabited by weird creatures. 'The nutshell kids' are the songs Alligators all around, Pierre, One was Johnny & Chicken soup with rice, taken from the film Really Rosie-- dance through the alphabet, good manners, numbers and the months of the year. 'In the night kitchen': Mickey is awakened by noises in the night. Who's in the kitchen?
Harry, the dirty dog --and more terrific tails by Barr Films( visu )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Harry the dirty dog: Harry runs away before bath time. When he returns home covered in mud, his family doesn't recognize him. Officer Buckle and Gloria: When Officer Buckle tries to share his safety tips, nobody listens - until he's partnered with a police dog named Gloria. Angus and the ducks: A curious Scotch terrier decides to investigate the strange noise coming from the other side of the hedge (Live action)
Strega Nona --and more Caldecott Award-winning folk tales ( visu )
7 editions published between 1977 and 2007 in 3 languages and held by 791 libraries worldwide
Strega Nona's assistant, Big Anthony, is determined to prove his knowledge of the magic secrets contained in Strega Nona's magical pasta pot. In so doing, he unleashes a torrent of pasta which threatens to engulf their little Italian town
Diary of a worm --and 4 more great animal tales ( visu )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 721 libraries worldwide
The "Diary of a Worm" reveals how a young worm discovers, day by day, that there are some very good and some not so good things about being a worm in this great big world. "Anatole" is a very content, happy, sophisticated French mouse - until he hears how much humans dislike mice. The humans change their tune after Anatole becomes the cheese taster and cheese rater for the Duval Cheese Factory. A boy may be a mischievous rogue, but he still knows that "Frog Goes to Dinner" only at home. Frog, however, has a habit of escaping his notice, and sneaks along. A little girl wanders through the house, crying, "I Lost My Bear!" She asks her mother, father, and older sister for help, to no avail. At the end of a long day, she finally spots him, in the most unlikely spot!
How do dinosaurs say good night? --and more stories that rhyme ( visu )
3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
How do dinosaurs say good night?: Even dinosaurs make a fuss before bedtime. Can parents ever get them into bed? In the small, small pond: Frogs leap, tadpoles wriggle, geese waddle and minnows scatter. You'll enjoy watching this pond come to life in the spring. Zin! Zin! Zin! A violin: A lone trombone playing solo is joined by a trumpet to make a duet, until a French horn make it a trio. One by one instruments gather together for a joyous musical performance. All the colors of the Earth: Celebrate the colors of children and the colors of love in this beautiful lyrical story
Rosie's walk by Pat Hutchins( Sound Recording )
5 editions published between 1968 and 2002 in English and held by 681 libraries worldwide
Although unaware that a fox is after her as she takes a walk around the farmyard, Rosie the hen still manages to lead him into one accident after another
Red Riding Hood --and more James Marshall fairy tale favorites ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 567 libraries worldwide
Animated presentation of 3 fairy tales retold by James Marshall
Tom and Jerry Whiskers away! ( visu )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2005 in English and held by 560 libraries worldwide
Catch everyone's favorite cat and mouse team as they race from one adventure to another
Sylvester and the magic pebble --and more magical tales ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
In "Sylvester and the magic pebble, " a small donkey finds a wishing stone. In "Possum magic, " Garndma Poss needs a certain food for a magical mix that will make Hush visible again. In "Princess Furball, " a cruel king intends to marry his duaghter to an ogre in exchange for wagons full of silver
Noisy Nora --and more stories of mischief ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 496 libraries worldwide
What's a mouse to do when little brother and big sister take up all Mom and Dad's time? Yup. Plenty of noise. Narrated by Mary Beth Hurt. Written and illustrated by Rosemary Wells
Click, clack, moo, cows that type : and more amusing animal tales ( visu )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 484 libraries worldwide
Doreen Cronin's hilarious tale about cows that type out their demands to Farmer Brown. Includes 6 more funny stories about animals
Danny and the dinosaur --and more friendly "monster" stories ( visu )
3 editions published between 1990 and 2005 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
Danny and the dinosaur: When Danny visits the museum, he thinks it would be nice to play with a dinosaur. It's great fun when the dinosaur is just as eager to play with Danny. The two spend a whole day together. The Island of the Skog: A band of mice and their leader set sail to an island inhabited by a hostile Skog with gigantic feet. But when the two parties finally meet face to face, they find they have a lot more in common than they thought. The beast of Monsieur Racine: Monsieur Racine lays a trap and catches a marauder, a strange but harmless-looking beast, who has been stealing his prize pears. What happens when Monsieur Racine presents his catch to the Academy of Science throws Paris into an uproar
Emily's first 100 days of school --and more great school time stories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 454 libraries worldwide
Emily's first 100 days of school: As the days and weeks of school go by, Emily and her classmates learn a lot: about reading, writing, counting, and other new ideas. Reading to your bunny: Young Freddy Bunny is having trouble learning in school. He would rather play video games and watch TV anyway, until he learns how to read. If you made a million: Have you ever wanted to make a million dollars? Marvelosissimo the Mathematical Magician is an expert guide about the various forms of money
The emperor's new clothes --and more Hans Christian Andersen fairy tales ( visu )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
In "The emperor's new clothes," two swindlers create a royal robe from magical cloth for a vain king. In "The ugly duckling," a duckling is teased because of his awkward appearance until he grows into a beautiful swan. In "The swineherd," a spoiled princess scorns the love of an honorable prince until he comes up with a clever way to steal some kisses from her
James Marshall's favorite fairy tales ( visu )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 422 libraries worldwide
Animated presentation of 3 fairy tales retold by James Marshall
Teeny-Tiny and the witch-woman --and 4 more spine-tingling tales ( visu )
1 edition published in 2006 in English and held by 345 libraries worldwide
"Teeny-Tiny" is the youngest and smallest of three boys who live in a small village. But he may be the smartest, as he outsmarts an old witch-woman before she can have him and his brothers for dinner. "Space Case" came from outer space, and luckily arrived on Halloween. Most of the natives were unfriendly, but it finds some nice ones out trick-or-treating. Buddy McGee takes it home, to school, and hopes it will stay forever. "The Boy with Two Shadows" is about a little boy who takes the very best care of his shadow. Unfortunately, a witch takes notice of his painstaking care, and, offering him a spell as payment, asks him to mind her shadow while she goes on a vacation. "The Witch in the Cherry Tree" finds David's mother baking cakes one damp, dull day. Everything is fine until a naughty old witch comes to settle in the cherry tree in the garden. She tries to outwit David and persuade his mother to part with the cakes
Charlie needs a cloak by Tomie DePaola( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2012 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
A shepherd shears his sheep, cards and spins the wool, weaves and dyes the cloth, and sews a beautiful new red cloak
Pete's a pizza and more William Steig stories ( visu )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Compilation of three video adaptations of Steig's picture books. Pete's a pizza: When Pete is in a bad mood, his parents cheer him up by making a pizza out of Pete. Doctor De Soto: Everyone's favorite mouse dentist helps a fox with a sore tooth who has plans for a the dentist after the visit. The Amazing Bone: Pearl, a piglet, befriends a talking bone she finds in the woods
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Alternative Names
Deitch, Eugene Merril 1924-
Gene Deitch amerikanischer Illustrator, Animator und Filmregisseur
Gene Deitch Illustrator, animator, director
Gene Deitch regista statunitense
English (73)
French (3)
Chinese (1)
Spanish (1)
Dutch (1)
Czech (1)
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