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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 beome inseparable, yet the world's harsh realities finally interfere. A touching allegory of the magic powers of love and friendship.

Editions:164  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, this piece documents the abandoned grounds of Auschwitz and Majdanek. One of the first cinematic reflections on the horrors of the Holocaust and contrasts the stillness of the abandoned camps' quiet, empty buildings with haunting wartime footage.

Editions:80  Date:1955 - 2012  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Documentary films, Short films, Short films, Nonfiction films, Nonfiction films

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Fantastic voyages of the cinematic imagination : Georges Méliès's Trip to the moon

by:Solomon, Matthew

Accompanying disc includes two versions of the film: a reconstructed version accompanied by an original 1903 score and a recently rediscovered color-tinted version; both have optional audio commentaries by the editor.

Editions:20  Date:2011  Genre(s):Criticism, interpretation, etc, Motion pictures, Fantasy films, Short films, Silent 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!

Editions:42  Date:1974 - 2010  Type:Juvenile  Rating:Not rated; for children of all ages.  Genre(s):Children's films, Short films, Juvenile works, Children's television programs, Animated television programs

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Killing us softly 3 : advertising's image of women

by:Kilbourne, Jean

Social theorist Jean Kilbourne lectures on the portrayal of women in advertising, arguing that the artificial & stereotypical representations therein negatively effect women's psychological health.

Editions:22  Date:2000 - 2010  Rating:Grade 9+  Genre(s):Nonfiction films, Nonfiction films, Documentary films, Interviews, Short films

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The future of food

by:Garcia, Deborah Koons

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:47  Date:2004 - 2009  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

Lost in a world of fantasy, young working-class Paul dreams of escaping his dreary existence in turn-of-the-century Pittsburgh. As fate would have it Paul gets his chance by stealing some money and subsequently 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. In a powerful and intense performance, Eric Roberts (Star 80) plays the title role in this dramatization of Willa Cather⁰́₉s ⁰́Paul⁰́₉s Case.⁰́₊ As the tortured and tragic young man, Roberts brings to life this classic American story of a sensitive soul pitted against an uncaring materialistic society.

Editions:50  Date:1976 - 2011  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Short films, Short films, Feature films, Drama, Television adaptations

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Writing short scripts

by:Phillips, William H., 1940-

"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:19  Date:1990 - 2001  Genre(s):Short films, Short films, Short films

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Shrek the halls

by:Myers, Mike, 1963-

After promising Fiona and the kids a Christmas they will remember and with no clue how to plan anything for the holidays, Shrek is forced to take a crash course in the holiday. Just when he thinks he has everything for their quiet family Christmas just right, Donkey, Puss in Boots, Gingy and the rest of the gang decide to crash the party.

Editions:24  Date:2007 - 2018  Type:Juvenile  Rating:Not rated.  Genre(s):Animated films, Children's films, Juvenile works, Short films, Animated 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. Includes Hulk, Thing, Juggernaut.

Editions:56  Date:2013 - 2103  Genre(s):Computer games, Video games, Computer adventure games, Short films, Superhero films

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