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Phoenix/BFA Films & Video

Overview
Works: 1,275 works in 2,284 publications in 1 language and 10,047 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Drama  Fiction  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  Case studies  Motion pictures  Film adaptations 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PZ7, 372.6
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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 ( visu )
2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 296 libraries worldwide
Tells a story about Molly, a newly arrived Russian immigrant, who is ostracized for being different until she creates a Thanksgiving doll which resembles a modern-day pilgrim like herself
A Pocket for Corduroy by Don Freeman( visu )
11 editions published between 1986 and 2008 in English and held by 276 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
Molly's pilgrim by Jeffrey D Brown( visu )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2009 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 267 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 )
8 editions published between 1973 and 1999 in English and held by 235 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 boy, a dog and a frog ( visu )
7 editions published between 1981 and 2001 in English and held by 230 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 )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1999 in English and held by 147 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 1970s. Those working on the project talk about their feelings and the reactions of viewers are presented
Frog goes to dinner ( visu )
4 editions published between 1985 and 1992 in No Linguistic Content and English and held by 140 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
There's a nightmare in my closet Amanda and the mysterious carpet ( visu )
4 editions published between 1987 and 2001 in English and held by 140 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
Ethnic dance around the world ( visu )
7 editions published between 1983 and 2004 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Présente des exemples de danses ethniques des Amériques, d'Asie, d'Afrique, d'Europe et d'Australie tout en examinant les motivations sociales et culturelles de ces danses
Angus lost ( visu )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1985 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 126 libraries worldwide
A story about Angus, a Scottish terrier whose curiosity gets him into a number of close scraps. Without spoken words
All the queen's men ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 125 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
The young person's guide to the orchestra ( visu )
3 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 117 libraries worldwide
Exploration of the instruments of the modern orchestra, concluding with Benjamin Britten's The young person's guide to the orchestra
Martha Clarke light & dark : a dancer's journal by Joyce Chopra( visu )
3 editions published between 1980 and 1998 in English and held by 110 libraries worldwide
Shows the process of producing art through dance by portraying artist Martha Clarke as she creates an evening of original theatrical dance
Women's work by Coronet/MTI( visu )
4 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Interviews and performances of a dance theatre company led by artistic director Jawole Willa Jo Zollar
The Remarkable riderless runaway tricycle by Bruce McMillan( visu )
7 editions published between 1982 and 1991 in English and No Linguistic Content and held by 102 libraries worldwide
A tricycle is mistakenly taken to the dump, where it takes off on its own in a wild adventure through town. With music, no dialogue
Making television dance by Twyla Tharp( visu )
10 editions published between 1977 and 2000 in English and held by 86 libraries worldwide
An exploration of the relationship between the complex technology of television and the realm of dance. Highlights a new work entitled Country dances, featuring Twyla Tharp, Tom Rawe, Jennifer Way, Shelley Washington, and Christine Uchida. In this work, which was choreographed especially for television, the camera is treated as a collaborative partner rather than as a simple observer. Also shows Twyla Tharp and Mikhail Baryshnikov rehearsing a work entitled Once more Frank
Frog on his own by Mercer Mayer( visu )
6 editions published between 1988 and 1991 in English and held by 83 libraries worldwide
A young boy and his dog spend the day searching for the adventurous frog who has gone off to see the world. The frog creates all sorts of mischief before he is reunited with his friends. No commentary, musical accompaniment. Suggested audience: junior
Dead birds by Robert Gardner( visu )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1997 in English and held by 81 libraries worldwide
Presents and ethnographic cross section of the life and customs of the Dani people who life in the Baliem Valley of West Guinea, filmed from February 1961 to November 1963
The Fish from Japan ( visu )
8 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 76 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
 
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Alternative Names
Phoenix/B.F.A. Films & Video
Phoenix/BFA Films and Video
Phoenix Films
Phoenix Films & Video
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Languages
English (122)
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