Most widely held works by FilmFair Communications
Sound of sunshine, sound of rain ( Visual )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1989 in English and held by 151 libraries worldwide
Through animation, gives insight into the experiences and sensations of a blind, seven-year-old Black boy as he maneuvers in his small world.
Don't pop your cork on Mondays ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 47 libraries worldwide
Shows children how to deal with stress.
Better safe than sorry II ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and No Linguistic content and held by 47 libraries worldwide
With a group of youngsters, ranging in ages from five to nine, television personality Stephanie Edwards discusses three simple rules which can help children prevent and/or deal with potential sexual abuse. Numerous situations are dramatized and the children must decide how to react when confronted with circumstances which are potentially dangerous.
Paddington goes to school ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 44 libraries worldwide
The Browns are told that Paddington must attend school and so begins a series of misadventures that ends when the headmaster decides that Paddington doesn't have to go to school after all.
Paddington Bear ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 42 libraries worldwide
Adventures in the life of Paddington, a bear from "darkest Peru" who is found in London's Paddington Station by the Brown family and taken to live with them.
Paddington goes to the movies ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Paddington Bear discovers the magic of the movies and gets himself into some ticklish situations in the process.
Achieving sexual maturity ( Visual )
4 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 39 libraries worldwide
Deals with the sexual anatomy, physiology, and behavior of both sexes from conception through adulthood. Uses explicit, live photography of nude adult males and females to explain sexual anatomy, and graphics and diagrams to show internal anatomy.
The Boyhood of Martin Luther King, Jr ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 38 libraries worldwide
Through dramatizations of actual incidents from the boyhood of Martin Luther King, Jr., traces the influences that helped mold and shape his life pattern. Helps children recognize that prejudice has no place in their lives. Includes archival stills and historic newsreel footage of high points in Dr. King's life.
The Sexually mature adult ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1973 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
Covers the physiology and emotions involved in mature sexual behavior during the four stages of sexual response in intercourse. Uses live photography to show responses of individual couples in each stage of lovemaking and animated diagrams to illustrate internal responses. Men and women give individual accounts of their sexual experiences and conclude with a look at continuing sexual relationships in older men and women.
Leo Tolstoy ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
The life of the great Russian novelist.
Alexander Blok ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Life of the Russian poet Alexander Blok.
Blaze Glory ( Visual )
6 editions published between 1968 and 1972 in English and held by 32 libraries worldwide
A spoof of old-time westerns, using stop-motion technique in which actors appear to ride nonexistent horses. A stagecoach is robbed by the villain, the heroine is abducted, and Blaze Glory eventually recovers both the heroine and the money.
The Day they came to arrest the book ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
Tells the story of students and faculty at a high school who become embroiled in a censorship case over Huckleberry Finn.
Anton Chekhov ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The life of the great Russian writer of plays and fiction.
Paddington's birthday bonanza ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Paddington's efforts to earn money for Mr. Brown's birthd ay lead him into a series of misadventures.
Fyodor Dostoevsky ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
The life of the great Russian novelist, with an emphasis on the places where he lived.
Hugs 'n' kids parenting your preschooler ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1982 and 1983 in English and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Shows thirteen different situations involving conflict between a parent and child. Each situation is reenacted three or four times to show different approaches to the same problem.
Better safe than sorry III ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
Television personality Stephanie Edwards talks to adolescents about how to avoid potentially dangerous sexual situations. Presents dramatized examples of various situations, such as a girl inviting her boyfriend to her house when no one is home, the development of an incestuous relationship, and a coach's inappropriate interest in a male student. Emphasizes that with the teenager's greater degree of freedom comes increased personal responsibility.
Boris Pasternak ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 26 libraries worldwide
The story of Boris Pasternak, the brilliant Russian poet, whose convictions put him in conflict with the communists.
Better safe than sorry ( Visual )
5 editions published between 1978 and 1986 in English and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Deals with prevention of child sexual molestation which is perpetrated by people known to the child. Four different dramatizations illustrate possible molestation situations. After each illustration viewers are asked to discuss the best ways of handling the situations.
African Americans--Biography Animated films Authors, Russian Bears Biography Biological rhythms Blind Blok, Aleksandr Aleksandrovich,--1880-1921 Case studies Censorship Chekhov, Anton Pavlovich,--1860-1904 Child abuse Child abuse--Prevention Children's films Child sexual abuse--Prevention Conflict of generations Contraception Dostoyevsky, Fyodor,--1821-1881 Drama Fiction Films History Juvenile works King, Martin Luther,--Jr.,--1929-1968 Latchkey children Novelists, Russian Parent and child Parenting Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich,--1890-1960 People with disabilities Poets, Russian Psychological child abuse Safety education Self-defense for women Self-esteem in children Sex Sex (Biology) Sex instruction for teenagers Sex instruction for youth Sexual ethics for teenagers Sexual intercourse Short films Stress (Psychology) Stress in children Stress management Tales Tolstoy, Leo,--graf,--1828-1910 United States Western films Youth--Alcohol use