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People / : a musical celebration / Lightyear Entertainment presents a Joshua M. Greene production ; executive producer, Arnold J. Holland ; script by Joshua M. Greene and Iain McCaig ; produced by Joshua M. Greene ; directed by Vladlen Barbe.

Cronyn, Hume. (Actor). Gronim, Sasha, 1985- (Actor). Jones, James Earl. (Actor). Bryson, Peabo. (Performer). Heavy D, 1967-2011 (Performer). Jarreau, Al. (Performer). Khan, Chaka. (Performer). Koz, Dave. (Performer). Lins, Ivan, 1945- (Performer). M, Lebo. (Performer). Russell, Brenda. (Performer). Washington, Grover, Jr., 1943-1999 (Performer). Williams, Vanessa. (Performer). Salonga, Lea. (Performer). Greene, Joshua, 1950- (Screenwriter, Production personnel). Barbe, Vladlen, 1960- (Director). McCaig, Iain. (Screenwriter). Spier, Peter, 1927-2017 (Added Author). Sounds of Blackness (Musical group) (Performer). Musical direction, score & music production by Jason Miles ; animation produced by Igor Kostigin. (Cast).

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Starke Co PL - Schricker Main Library (Knox) JV PEO (Text) 30032001474698 JUVENILE DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1568966571
  • ISBN: 9781568966571
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (approximately 100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York : Lightyear Entertainment : [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Duration on disc surface and container: 100 min. Runtime of feature program: 49 min.
Based on the book by Peter Spier.
Originally produced in 1995.
Special features: artist interviews; animation art gallery; photo gallery; behind the scenes (ca. 5 min.); People: celebrating our differences (discussion program) (20 min.); weblinks.
Formatted Contents Note:
Children of the world -- I know why people fight -- Physical differences (The body song) -- Tibet (A lesson in language) -- Welcome to our world (A lesson in culture) -- Culinary preferences (The garden of delight) -- Having fun together -- Teamwork brings us together (The playing field) -- Kids in charge (Under the same sun) -- Dreamtime war -- Believing -- Utopia -- Celebrate our differences (Festa Brasilera) -- How wonderful we are.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Musical direction, score & music production by Jason Miles ; animation produced by Igor Kostigin.
Participant or Performer Note:
Featuring the voices of Hume Cronyn, Sasha Gonim and James Earl Jones ; music by Peabo Bryson, Heavy D, Al Jarreau, Chaka Khan, Dave Koz, Ivan Lins, Lebo M., Brenda Russell, Lea Salonga, Sounds of Blackness, Grover Washington, Jr., Vanessa Williams.
Summary, etc.:
Cara and her grandfather embark on a journey of imagination that brings them face to face with the wonderful variety of people around the world. Emphasizes the differences among the four billion people on earth. Includes the music video by Peabo Bryson and Lea Salonga entitled "How wonderful we are" from the Lightyear Entertainment soundtrack.
System Details Note:
DVD; Dolby surround.
Language Note:
Subject: Individuality > Juvenile drama.
Personality > Juvenile drama.
Culture > Juvenile drama.
Genre: Animated films.
Feature films.
Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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