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Antarctic antics : a book of penguin poems / [Scholastic ; Weston Woods ; FableVision].

Sierra, Judy. (Added Author). Reynolds, Robert (Composer) (Added Author). Huff, Scotty. (Added Author). Lee, Linda, 1974- (Added Author). Gagne, Paul R., 1956- (Added Author). Goldberger, Gary. (Added Author). Reynolds, Peter H. (Peter Hamilton), 1961- (Added Author). Corra, Leigh. (Added Author). Sierra, Judy. Antarctic antics. (Added Author). Scholastic Inc. (Added Author). Weston Woods Studios. (Added Author). FableVision Studios. (Added Author).
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  • ISBN: 1555925979
  • ISBN: 9781555925970
  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (32 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [Westport, Conn.] : Weston Woods Studios ; [2003]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Title from disc label.
"The animated musical iconographic version with poems read by the author."
From the book by Judy Sierra ; illustrated by Jose Aruego and Ariane Dewey.
Formatted Contents Note:
Antarctic antics : the animated musical. A hatchling's song ; Mother penguin's vacation ; My father's feet ; Regurgitate ; I am looking for my mother ; Penguins' first swim ; Predator riddles ; Diary of a very short winter day ; Belly sliding ; Be my penguin ; Antarctic anthem / executive producer, Linda Lee ; produced by Paul R. Gagne ; directed by Gary Goldberger and Peter Reynolds (18 min.) -- Poems read by Judy Sierra / executive producer, Linda Lee ; produced by Paul R. Gagne ; directed by Paul R. Gagne & Leigh Corra (14 min.).
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Music composed by Robert Reynolds and Scotty Huff ; Antarctic antics: Lead animation by Matt Ducharme ; animation produced by Gary Goldberger ; animators, Noah Jones, Paul Downs ; off-line editors, Keri Green, Matt Sullivan, Adem Bush ; on-line editor, David Russell. Poems: Motion control camera, David Russell ; digital art adaptation & camera, Ed Mirniuk, Kris Tercek ; offline editors, Leigh Corra, Paul R. Gagne ; online editor, David Russell.
Participant or Performer Note:
Voices, Diana Canova, Mae Robertson, Jennifer O'Mara, Kristen Hahn, Scotty Huff, Robert Reynolds, The Luxury Liners, Kimberley Nygren, Raul Malo, Peggy Newman ; read by Judy Sierra.
Summary, etc.:
Imagine growing up in a colony of emperor penguins on the iciest continent on earth. Come visit Antarctica to celebrate the slips and slides and swims and glides of these delightful creatures in poetry and song. This program offers an animated musical feature as well as an iconographic version featuring the poems read by the author, Judy Sierra.
Target Audience Note:
MPAA rating: Not rated.
System Details Note:
Language Note:
Optional English subtitles.
Subject: DVDs.
Penguins > Poetry > Juvenile films.
Children's poetry, American > Juvenile films.
Penguins > Poetry.
Children's poetry, American.
Antarctica > Poetry > Juvenile films.
Antarctica > Poetry.
Genre: Children's films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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