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Phoenix/BFA Films & Video

Overview
Works: 1,365 works in 2,367 publications in 1 language and 9,800 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Motion pictures  Film adaptations 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ7, 792.845
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Publications about Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
Publications by Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
Most widely held works by Phoenix/BFA Films & Video
Molly's pilgrim by Barbara Cohen( visu )
19 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 537 libraries worldwide
A Russian Jewish immigrant girl, teased by her American classmates for her ethnic mannerisms, is given a class assignment to create a doll based on a Thanksgiving character. She creates a Russian immigrant doll, because, to her mother, Russian Jews are Pilgrims too, having come to America for religious freedom
Peege ( visu )
13 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
A dramatization which shows how a young man who comes from college for the Christmas holidays is able to break through communication barriers and reach his grandmother who has become isolated by age and failing mental and physical capacities
A Pocket for Corduroy ( visu )
10 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 224 libraries worldwide
Accompanying Lisa and her mom to the laundromat, stuffed bear Corduroy unwittingly becomes the brunt of a series of bizarre mishaps that leave him tumbling amidst drying towels. After a dizzying series of adventures Corduroy is reunited with Lisa
There's a nightmare in my closet Amanda and the mysterious carpet by Mercer Mayer( visu )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 189 libraries worldwide
There's a nightmare in my closet: Five-year-old Christopher knows something is hiding in his closet, but no one believes him! Amanda and the mysterious carpet: Amanda settles on top of the carpet to read her book and gets carried away on a fantastically wild ride. Angus lost: A very curious Scottish terrier wanders away from home and into all sorts of tail-wagging adventures. Frog, where are you: Sentenced to life in a jar, Frog runs away and searches for a new home
A boy, a dog and a frog by Mercer Mayer( visu )
9 editions published between 1980 and 2001 in English and held by 184 libraries worldwide
Follows the adventures of a small boy and his dog as they spend a day trying to capture a playful frog at a nearby pond. Finally, the boy and the dog give up and return home. The frog becomes lonely and decides to follow the two back to the house, where all three are reunited in the bathtub
Right out of history the making of Judy Chicago's Dinner party ( visu )
8 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and held by 171 libraries worldwide
Documents the creation of the Dinner party, an artistic tribute to women of achievement throughout history. Consisting mainly of painted ceramics and needlework, the exhibit was conceived by feminist artist Judy Chicago and created through the cooperative efforts of numerous women and men during the late 1970's. Those working on the project talk about their feelings and the reactions of viewers are presented
Frog goes to dinner by Mercer Mayer( visu )
8 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 152 libraries worldwide
In this nonnarrated production, a bullfrog creates a hilarious furor when he accompanies his youthful owner and his family to a posh restaurant
Ethnic dance around the world ( visu )
6 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 130 libraries worldwide
Presents examples of ethnic dances from the Americas, Asia, Africa, Europe, and Australia and stresses their social and cultural motivations. Includes festival dances, celebration dances, courtship dances, and dances for recreation. Helps viewers understand why people dance, why dancing and music in many parts of the world are very different, and the role of religion in ethnic dancing
All the queen's men by Stefan Ruzowitsky( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
An American Army officer leads a mismatched team of British Special Services agents that must go in disguise as women and infiltrate a female-run Enigma factory in Berlin and bring back the decoding device that will end the war
Angus lost ( visu )
6 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 123 libraries worldwide
A story about Angus, a Scottish terrier whose curiosity gets him into a number of close scraps. Without spoken words
Martha Clarke light & dark : a dancer's journal by Joyce Chopra( visu )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and held by 120 libraries worldwide
Shows the process of producing art through dance by portraying artist Martha Clarke as she creates an evening of original theatrical dance
The young person's guide to the orchestra ( visu )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 116 libraries worldwide
Exploration of the instruments of the modern orchestra, concluding with Benjamin Britten's The young person's guide to the orchestra
Women's work ( visu )
in English and held by 101 libraries worldwide
Interviews and performances of a dance theatre company led by artistic director Jawole Willa Jo Zollar
Frog on his own by Mercer Mayer( visu )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1992 in English and held by 99 libraries worldwide
Frog goes to the park with the boy and his dog and ends up doing some exploring on his own
Martha Graham : dance on film ( visu )
20 editions published between 1957 and 1980 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 86 libraries worldwide
Martha Graham discusses the dancer as a creative artist, as members of her company illustrate her theories in a work choreographed by her. Woven into the movements of the piece are the basic techniques employed by the modern dancer. Includes excerpts from the repertoire of Graham and her troupe
The Fish from Japan ( visu )
9 editions published between 1980 and 1985 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
A little boy, who has always longed for a pet, tells all of his classmates about the fish his uncle is sending from Japan. When it arrives, however, it isn't at all what he expected
There's something in my attic ( visu )
5 editions published between 1990 and 1992 in English and held by 74 libraries worldwide
Convinced that there is something making noise in the attic at night, a brave little girl sneaks up the stairs, lasso in hand, to capture whatever it is
Cult classics ( file )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
The atomic brain: Inside an evil mansion, a mad scientist and an old woman hire three young women as servants. Grave robbing and forced brain transplants by atomic power add to the horror as the three women are chained to the devil's love lab ; The brain that wouldn't die: A crazed surgeon accidentally decapitates his attractive fiancée. He takes her head to his lab to keep if alive while he searches for a replacement body. But the resurrected head plots revenge telepathically ; Carnival of souls: A woman who survives a car accident runs away to Utah to become a church organist. She is then drawn to a ruined pavillion and is haunted by visions of the dancing dead ; Night tide: A sailor on leave in California loves an orphan girl working as a mermaid in a seafront sideshow. His love falters when she believes she is descended from the sea creatures that must kill when the moon is full
Let's give Kitty a bath ( visu )
5 editions published between 1985 and 1991 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Two children try to give Kitty a bath and a merry chase ensues when Kitty tries to escape
The Remarkable riderless runaway tricycle by Bruce McMillan( visu )
4 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
A picture story in which a tricycle, whose young owner distractedly abandons it, ends up in a dump, but escapes and careens around town in a series of humorous hijinks and then returns, at last, to its downcast owner
 
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Alternative Names
Phoenix/B.F.A. Films & Video
Phoenix/BFA Films and Video
Phoenix Films
Phoenix Films & Video
Phoenix Films and Video
Languages
English (141)
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