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Le ballon rouge = : The Red Balloon

by:Lamorisse, Albert

Pascal is a young French boy who discovers a stray balloon on the streets of Paris that seems to have a mind of its own and begins to follow Pascal everywhere. The two become inseparable, yet the world's harsh realities finally interfere. A touching allegory of the magic powers of love and friendship.

Editions:159  Date:1900 - 2018  Rating:Elementary and junior high.  Genre(s):Drama, Short films, Short films, Fantasy films, Fantasy films

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Nuit et brouillard = : Night and fog

by:Resnais, Alain, 1922-2014

Ten years after the liberation of the Nazi concentration camps, filmmaker Alain Resnais documented the abandoned grounds of Auschwitz. One of the first cinematic reflections on the horrors of the Holocaust, Night and fog (Nuit et brouillard) contrasts the stillness of the abandoned camps' quiet, empty buildings with haunting wartime footage. With Night and fog, Resnais investigates the cyclical nature of man's violence toward man and presents the unsettling suggestion that such horrors could come again.

Editions:76  Date:1955 - 2012  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Documentary films, Short films, Short films, Nonfiction films, Short films

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It's the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown

Charlie, Sally, Lucy and the rest of the gang are getting ready for Easter, but Linus insists no preparation is necessary. The Easter Beagle will take care of everything! An animated work.

Editions:40  Date:1974 - 2010  Type:Juvenile  Rating:Not rated; for children of all ages.  Genre(s):Juvenile works, Children's television programs, Animated television programs, Short films, Children's films

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The future of food

by:Koons Garcia, Deborah

Documents the trend of unlabeled genetically-modified foods which have become increasingly prevalent in grocery stores. Unravels the complex web of market and political forces that are changing the nature of what we eat. Explores organic and sustainable agriculture as alternatives to large-scale industrial agriculture.

Editions:63  Date:2004 - 2016  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Documentary films, Nonfiction films, Nonfiction films, Feature films, Short films

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Paul's case

by:Cather, Willa, 1873-1947

Young working-class Paul dreams of escaping his dreary existence in turn-of-the-century Pittsburgh. Paul gets his chance by stealing some money and running off to glamorous New York City. Once there, Paul experiences everything he ever dreamed of, from a luxurious hotel suite to his first taste of champagne. However, when reality finally comes crashing down around him, Paul realizes the desperate course he must now take.

Editions:48  Date:1976 - 2011  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Short films, Feature films, Drama, Television adaptations, Film adaptations

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Pride and prejudice

by:Austen, Jane, 1775-1817

The story of the five Bennet sisters living in early 19th century England. Their mother is scheming to make prestigious marriages for them. Focuses on Elizabeth Bennet, who mistakenly finds the rich Mr. Darcy an oaf, even as he sets all the other fair maidens' hearts aflutter.

Editions:84  Date:1940 - 2007  Rating:Not rated by MPAA.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Film adaptations, Film adaptations, Short films

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Paris, je t'aime = : Paris, I love you

by:Coen, Ethan

"Stories of love from the city of love"--Container.

Editions:60  Date:2006 - 2014  Rating:MPAA rating: R; for language and brief drug use.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Melodrama, Romance films, Short films

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Writing short scripts

by:Phillips, William H

"To prepare writers for the various stages of planning, writing, and rewriting their scripts, William H. Phillips shows beginning scriptwriters how to keep journals and complete writing exercises as they study short scripts and short films. The book includes three original short screenplays plus detailed descriptions of two award-winning short films." "Phillips also explains and illustrates the importance of structure, visuals, dialogue, and other components of fictional film stories. Many of the author's suggestions and guidelines also apply to feature-length scripts, so the book will appeal to both those in the professional short-film industry and those writing feature-length scripts."--Jacket.

Editions:20  Date:1990 - 2001  Genre(s):Short films, Short films, Short films

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LEGO Marvel super heroes

by:TT Games Publishing

Defend the Marvel universe against the most powerful villains ever assembled! Over 100 playable characters with special powers and abilities.

Editions:75  Date:2013 - 2016  Genre(s):Video games, Computer games, Computer adventure games, Short films, Superhero films

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An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge

This story, from 'Tales of Soldiers and Civilians' deals with a man's last moments as he faces hanging for Civil War sabotage.

Editions:44  Date:1900 - 2004  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):History, Film adaptations, Drama, Short films, Short films

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