WorldCat Identities

Picture Start (Firm)

Overview
Works: 78 works in 100 publications in 1 language and 409 library holdings
Genres: Short films  Animated films  Documentary films  Drama  Romance films  Internet videos 
Classifications: PN1997.A1, 791.433
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Picture Start (Firm)
Best of the fests : 1990( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2018 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short animated or live action films which were winners at various film festivals in 1990
Best of the fests : 1989( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Short animated or live action films which were winners at various film festivals in 1989
Best of the fests 1988( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2017 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Award-winning shorts from the Ann Arbor, Athens, Chicago International, CINE, Film Arts, New York Expo, Nissan FOCUS, Ottawa, Sinking Creek/Nashville, Student Academy Awards, and U.S. Film Festivals
Best of the fests : 1991( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2018 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Features award winning short films, including animation
Greentoons : environmentally aware animation( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A variety of animation techniques were used to make statements about the need to protect the environment
Since Stonewall( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten short films (two using animation) reflecting the feelings, fears, humor, artistry, and changing realities of gays and the gay life in America
Award-winning international animation, 1980-1985( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 10 exceptional shorts including rarely seen works from England, Israel, Japan, the Netherlands, Poland, USA, and Yugoslavia
Best of the fests for kids( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pumpkin madness II: With stop-motion animation, this film depicts what happens when pumpkins are transformed by moonbeams on Halloween. They carve themselves, fly around, and crash when day breaks, which explains why broken jack o' lanterns are often found on the streets after Halloween -- Metal dogs of India: Brightly colored dots, shapes, dogs, insects, and other figures gyrate and move to syncopated music -- The rooster: A rooster crows when the sun goes down, and other roosters on the farm chase him away because he is different. He is welcomed by an astronomer who needs to wake up at sunset to study the stars -- Skip it: Depicts the sport of rope skipping, featuring a team that hosted a camp to compete, share tricks, and teach others about rope skiping -- Housecats: Follows the misadventures of two cartoon felines, based on the antics of the filmmaker's cats, Squeak and Scratch -- Fanaround: A man wants to purchase a fan at Appliance City, but the salesmen try to sell him other appliances -- Charlie's Boogie Woogie: With drawn animation, the artist portrays the essence of the jitterbug -- Travels of a dollar bill: An old dollar bill relates his life story to his grandchildren, who are coins. He tells them about his creation at the U.S. Mint and his various owners and adventures throughout the years
Nice girls--( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2012 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of award-winning short films--animation, comedy, documentary, drama and experimental--which look into the lives and through the lenses of women today
The Paul Glabicki animation tape( Visual )

2 editions published between 1992 and 2021 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four works featuring Glabicki's hand-drawn geometric animation
Award-winning American animation, 1980-1985( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2015 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 inventive shorts featuring dance, comedy, drama and literary adaptation -- each animated in its own style
Attic in the blue( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Animated story about an old whaler who is sailing the sea of clouds to reach the Attic in the Blue. He takes along for company a Goget, one-time slave of a Lump (couch-potato like creature) and a small cloud he fished from the sea. They face dangers, primarily a dragon named Impossible in the Sargasso Sea and eventually reach the Attic in the Blue where the whaler discovers his lost love and his lost youth. The Goget finds a voice and a sense of adventure
Some folks call it a sling blade ; The making of Some folks call it a sling blade( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A young, inexperienced reporter comes to a Northern California asylum for the criminally insane to interview a man who is about to be released twenty-five years after committing a double murder. Confronting a neurotic bureaucrat who is overly protective of the inmates, the reporter manages to cut through the red tape and come face to face with a man who laments having killed his own mother. Also contains a candid, behind-the-scenes look at the making of this acclaimed short film
Award-winning experimental films, 1980-1985( Visual )

2 editions published between 1986 and 2014 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 8 surreal, subtle, humorous and inventive shorts showcasing a broad range of innovative techniques
The Paul Glabicki animation tape( Visual )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Four works featuring Glabicki's hand-drawn geometric animation
BF V : the 5th annual best of the fests( Visual )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fourteen award-winning shorts from film and video festivals worldwide
Animation of the apocalypse( Visual )

1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Contemporary urban decay-- skeletal death spewing fire-- a fast-forward meltdown of sex, death, war, and moral decline. Eight astounding independent visions of doom, revelations, and the end of the world!
Junior high school( Visual )

3 editions published between 1978 and 1980 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Musical comedy about a day in the life of a junior high school. Large cast of talented kids sing and dance to an original score
Supershorts for kids( Visual )

1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A collection of 12 superb shorts featuring kids at home, at play, and in school - yet adults also appear and sometimes even steal the show
The golden boat( Visual )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A whirlwind, absurdist, and hysterically violent tale set on theartistic fringes of downtown Manhattan. Inspired by American police shows and Mexican soap operas, it is a surreal dash through the city's streets with odd individuals whose talk ranges from gangtersih insults to the absurd question of God's existence
 
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