Favorite fairy tales

Published 2003
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Chicken Little: The classic story of Chicken Little and her bird-brained friends, who think the sky is falling. The emperor's new clothes: A vain emperor, who loves new clothes, wears a royal robe created especially for him by two swindlers. The three billy goats gruff: A wicked troll tries in vain to gobble up a family of goats when they go trip-trapping over his bridge.

Publisher, Date:
Norwalk, CT : Weston Woods ; [New York, NY] : Scholastic, 2003.
1 videodisc (25 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Target Audience Note:
Rating: G
Recommended for ages 5-9 (Chicken Little) ; ages 4-9 (The emperor's new clothes) ; ages 4-6 (The three billy goats gruff).
Other Title:
At head of title : Weston Woods presents.
Animated and iconographic.
Originally produced in 1998 (Chicken Little), 1989 (The emperor's new clothes), and 1991 (The three billy goats gruff).
Includes on-screen learning guide: summaries, objectives, and before & after viewing activities.
Music by Ernest V. Troost (1), Arthur Custer (3) ; animation by Don Duga and Irra Verbitsky (1), Milada Kačenová, Milan Klikar (2).
Narrated by Helen Hunt and Hank Azaria (1), Rex Robbins (3) ; music performed by the Prague Steamboat Stompers (2).
Public performance rights included.
English ; with optional English subtitles.
Closed captioned.
Chicken Little / retold and illustrated by Steven Kellogg ; produced for Weston Woods Studios by Polestar Animation ; produced by Paul R. Gagne ; directed by Don Duga and Irra Verbitsky (11 min.)
Emperor's new clothes / by Hans Christian Andersen, retold and illustrated by Nadine Bernard Westcott ; adapted and directed by Gene Deitch ; produced at Krátký Film Praha in coproduction with Weston Woods (9 min.)
Three billy goats gruff / by P.C. Asbjornsen & J.E. Moe, illustrated by Marcia Brown ; produced and directed for Weston Woods by Randy Brody (5 min.).
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