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Tales of wonder I ; Tales of wonder II : traditional Native American fireside stories / executive producer, Steven R. Heape ; director, Chip Richie.

Heape, Steven R. (Added Author). Richie, Chip. (Added Author). Howard, Gregg. (Added Author). Gutierrez, William. (Added Author). Burke, Haley. (Added Author). Rich-Heape Films. (Added Author).
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  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (120 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Dallas, TX : Rich-Heape Films, [2004]

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Rabbit & the bear -- Why rabbit has a short tail -- Why possum's tail is bare -- The ruby necklace -- Origin of fire -- Pleiades and the pine tree -- Little grey bat -- Little turtle -- How deer got antlers -- Flying squirrel -- The ball game -- Dream catcher -- Daughter of the sun -- Democracy -- Sky people -- Strawberries -- Hawk and the hunter -- Origin of bluebonnets.
Participant or Performer Note:
Gregg Howard, storyteller ; William P. Gutierrez, flute ; Haley Burke, illustrator.
Summary, etc.:
Fireside stories told in the Native American tradition by an acclaimed storyteller and linguist and accompanied by a flutist. A talented sketch artist creates drawings as the stories unfold.
System Details Note:
DVD format.
Subject: Digital recordings.
Indians of North America > Folklore.
Cherokee Indians > Folklore.
Powhatan Indians > Folklore.
Genre: Children's films.
Feature films.
Nonfiction films.

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