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Alexander Graham Bell / Nest Entertainment and Rich Animation Studios ; directed by Richard Rich ; produced by Richard Rich, Jared F. Brown ; screenplay, Brian Nissen.

Rich, Richard. (Added Author). De Azevedo, Lex, 1943- (Added Author). Nest Entertainment, Inc. (Added Author).
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Available copies

  • 10 of 10 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 10 total copies.

Series Information

Animated hero classics.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J DVD 921 BEL (Text) 36880003822197 DVDs, Juvenile Available -
Barton Rees Pogue Mem. PL - Upland E DVD (Text) 76277000027531 DVDs Available -
Hamilton North PL - Cicero Main Branch J DVDB.c BELL, ALEXANDER GRAHAM (Text) 78294000224968 J DVD Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library JUV DVD B BELL, ALEXANDER (Text) 37500003616030 Kids Movies Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV DVD 621.385 ALEX (Text) 39391006535072 Juv DVD Nonfiction Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD FAMILY (Text) 30477100260581 Main Floor: DVD Available -
North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster DVD ALE Edu. (Text) 72436000050734 DVDs Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library DVD ALE (Text) 70621000219579 DVD Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library DVD ALE #1887 (Text) 7062100016461 DVD Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial DVD j B BELL ALEXANDER (Text) 33946002378029 Audio Visual - 1st Floor Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1564899128
  • ISBN: 9781564899125
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 30 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Coppell, Tex. : Nest Entertainment, [2005]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from container.
Originally released 1996.
Special features: Adventure quiz with 3 skill levels, integrated movie clips, principles guide for parents & teachers, story summaries, website access.
Website access feature requires a computer with DVD drive and Internet access. Computer is not required for other DVD-video bonus features" -- Container.
Formatted Contents Note:
Inventing the harmonic telegraph -- Envisioning the telephone -- Bell teaches deaf students -- Selling Hubbard on funding the telephone -- Explaining the telephone to Joseph Henry -- Bell educates himself -- A breakthrough in transmitting sound -- Long hours challenge bell's health -- David becomes discouraged -- Hubbard is finally convinced -- Above all else a teacher for the deaf -- Bell recommits himself to keep trying -- Instructions as clear as a bell -- David decides also to keep trying.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music, Lex De Azevedo.
Summary, etc.:
Animated biography of Alexander Graham Bell. Portrays how Bell's work in creating a device to amplify sound for the deaf lead to his landmark invention of the telephone.
Target Audience Note:
Not rated.
System Details Note:
DVD ; Dolby digital 2.0 surround ; all regions ; NTSC.
Language Note:
English and Spanish language tracks and optional English or Spanish subtitles.
Subject: Bell, Alexander Graham, 1847-1922. > Drama.
Inventors > United States > Biography > Drama.
Genre: Animated films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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