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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Series Information

Just for Kids Home Video.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hartford City PL - Hartford City J Video Fiction (Text) 76051000059217 Video Juvenile Fiction Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videocassette (95 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
  • Publisher: [England?] : Thames Video ; [1996]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Animated film based on the children's book by Roald Dahl.
Originally produced for television broadcast in 1990.
"A production for Thames Television by award-winning Cosgrove Hall Productions"--Container.
Hi-fi stereo.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Adapted by John Hambley ; editor, Nigel Rutter ; music, Keith Hopwood, Malcolm Rowe ; producers, Mark Hall, Brian Cosgrove ; director, Brian Cosgrove.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring the voice talents of David Jason, Amanda Root, Angela Thorne, Ballard Berkeley, Michael Knowles, Don Henderson, Mollie Sugden, Jimmy Hibbert, Frank Thornton.
Summary, etc.:
A tale of friendship between a young orphan named Sophie and a 25-foot tall big friendly giant, who catches dreams each night in Dream Country and with a magical trumpet blows the good ones into the minds of sleeping children. Lately, however, "less friendly" giants have been giving children nightmares, and Sophie and The BFG are determined to stop them.
Target Audience Note:
K-3 Follett Library Resources
System Details Note:
Awards Note:
Nominated for an Academy of Film and Television Award for Best Children's Program.
Genre: Television adaptations.
Children's television programs.
Animated films.
Children's films.
Feature films.

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