WorldCat Identities

Halas and Batchelor Cartoon Films

Overview
Works: 169 works in 275 publications in 6 languages and 1,392 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Animated films  Film adaptations  Political fiction  Fantasy films  Children's films  Juvenile works  Christmas films  Made-for-TV movies  Fiction 
Roles: Producer
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
.
Most widely held works about Halas and Batchelor Cartoon Films
 
Most widely held works by Halas and Batchelor Cartoon Films
Animal farm by John Halas( Visual )

15 editions published between 1955 and 2014 in English and held by 943 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired by the dream of Old Major, a prize boar, the overworked animals of Manor Farm rise up against their negligent, drunken owner and drive him out. Led by two yound pigs, Snowball and Napoleon, they establish their own self-sufficient farm, but as the farm flourishes it begins to slide into dictatorship..."--Container
The cartoons of Halas & Batchelor( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"For over 50 years, Halas & Batchelor was the largest and most influential animation studio in Britain. From small beginnings in 1940, they made over 2000 films ranging from comedy shorts to documentaries and educational films
The Hoffnung Music Academy( Visual )

4 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated satire about a typical day at a popular music academy
The Hoffnung vacuum cleaner( Visual )

3 editions published between 1981 and 2006 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated film about a woman who is contented with her role as a housewife until the day when a salesman arrives with a vacuum cleaner which is not used to clean the house, but as a musical instrument instead
The Hoffnung Symphony Orchestra( Visual )

4 editions published between 1980 and 2006 in No Linguistic content and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated satire about members of an orchestra whose unique ways of playing finally bring down the house. Without narration
Martian in Moscow( Visual )

6 editions published between 1977 and 1989 in Russian and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated Russian-language teaching motion pictures. Each film develops three short episodes and presents the student with vocabulary related to specific events or places
Automania 2000( Visual )

2 editions published between 1961 and 2005 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated cartoon-comedy. Tells about the invention of an automobile which can reproduce itself
Flurina( Visual )

14 editions published between 1968 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Uses photography and animation of the Swiss mountain countryside to tell the story about Florina and the wild bird from the book written by Selina Chönz and illustrated by Alois Carigiet
The Butterfly ball : [a fun musical extravaganza]( Visual )

5 editions published between 1974 and 1981 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated fable about the Butterfly Ball, an event to which all are welcome and for which all one needs is "love."
A Christmas visitor by Meredith Baxter( Visual )

3 editions published between 1962 and 1978 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents an animated adaptation of Clement Moore's poem entitled A visit from St. Nicholas. While Santa is resting, the toys from his bundle burst forth in a flurry of activity and the adventure of Christmas begins
Autobahn( Visual )

3 editions published between 1980 and 1981 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An experimental, animated tale of the adventures of a futuristic character and his travels through a fantastic landscape filled with strange apparitions and dangerous places
The frog prince by Tom Otterness( Visual )

3 editions published in 1969 in English and Spanish and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the fairy tale by the Brothers Grimm about the princess who saves a prince trapped in the form of a frog
Mucor: sexual reproduction( Visual )

4 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Shows stages in the sexual reproduction of a typical mold--fusion of hyphae, formation of a zygospore, germination, deliquescence, and development of new mycelia
The question( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated cartoon. A little man seeks the answer to the meaning of life in religion, politics, science, money, psychology, and war; and eventually finds it in love
The history of the cinema.( Visual )

6 editions published between 1956 and 2008 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated history of the cinema that humorously captures its development and growth, from man's emergence as an artist and appreciator of movement on cave walls through Roger Bacon's invention of the camera box in the thirteenth century to the present day
Making it move( Visual )

2 editions published in 1979 and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illustrates the various stages in the process of cel animation. Without narration
Little Tom Thumb( Visual )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An adaptation of the English fairy tale about Tom Thumb, the miller's miniature son who slept in a thimble
The Origin of the elements( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores concurrent nuclear and stellar processes whereby the natural elements are created within the cores of evolving stars, and considers the evolution of the universe and the birth, life, and death of stars
Tale of the ugly duckling( Visual )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization of Andersen's tale about an ugly duckling who was rejected by the other ducks and lived in an alien environment before he was finally accepted by his own kind
Barnaby--father, dear father( Visual )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated story about the adventures of a little boy named Barnaby and his fairy godfather and their search for Barnaby's dog's father. Concludes with their celebration of Father's Day
 
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
0
Audience Level
1
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.28 (from 0.12 for A Christma ... to 0.96 for Flurina ...)

Animal farm
Alternative Names
Halas & Batchelor Films

Halas and Batchelor Cartoon

Halas and Batchelor Films

Halas-Batchelor Cartoon Films

Languages
Covers