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Phoenix Films, inc

Overview
Works: 21 works in 22 publications in 1 language and 17 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Children's films  Short films  Drama  Film adaptations  Documentary television programs  Nonfiction television programs  Dance films  Music 
Roles: Publisher
Classifications: PN1997, 791.433
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Phoenix Films, inc
There's a nightmare in my closet ; Amanda and the mysterious carpet by Mercer Mayer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1987 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At bedtime a boy confronts the nightmare in his closet and finds him not so terrifying after all
Cannonball by Inc Phoenix Films( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Without narration, tells the story of a small, abandoned dog who finds a place for herself in the act of a circus clown
Twyla Tharp: Making Television Dance by Don Mischer( Visual )

1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Explores the relationship between the complex technology of television and the realm of dance. Highlights a new work entitled Century Dances, featuring Twyla Tharp, Tom Rawe, Jennifer Way, Shelley Washington and Christine Uchida. Includes Twyla Tharp and Mikhail Baryshnikov rehearsing & work entitled "Once more Frank."
Galileo and his universe( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Galileo defends his discoveries about astronomy to the Inquisition
Airplanes : a first film( Visual )

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

The main parts of an airplane are explored and common elements of several kinds of airplanes are explained, including how jet engines work
Musical holdouts by John Cohen( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

This classic, entertaining documentary on American traditional music features varied individuals and groups who have not become part of the melting pot of American society. From front porch banjo pickers in Appalachia and the Bluegrass Festival circuit to black children on the Carolina sea islands, cowboys, and Cheyenne and Comanche Indians, they have all retained their cultural identities despite pressures from the mass media and popular culture. This remarkable documentary will stimulate discussion in classes in American studies, folklore, ethnomusicology, popular culture, cultural anthropology, sociology, and the arts and humanities. It was produced by renowned filmmaker and musician John Cohen
What do you do when you see a blind person?( Visual )

1 edition published in 1971 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Depicts common problems that sighted people have in dealing with blind people. Shows how to correct those errors
Molly's pilgrim by Barbara Cohen( Visual )

2 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A Russian Jewish immigrant girl, teased by her American classmates for her ethnic mannerisms, is given a class assignment to create a doll based on a Thanksgiving character. She creates a Russian immigrant doll, because, to her mother, Russian Jews are Pilgrims too, having come to America for religious freedom
Ira sleeps over by Andrew Sugerman( Visual )

in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Invited to sleep at a friend's house, Ira must decide whether to take his teddy bear and risk his friend's derision or leave him home and try to sleep without him for the first time
Seven minute lesson : acting as a sighted guide( Visual )

1 edition published in 1978 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Demonstrates how sighted individuals can assist their blind companions in every day activities and notes verbal and physical cues the sighted guide should employ
Mouse around( Visual )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

A little mouse has a wonderful journey all around town when he falls from his nest into a plumber's back pocket
Noah's park. by Herbert Krosney( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

An adventure film about Israel's efforts to save and proliferate the Biblical animals that lived before the flood in Noah's time
No two alike by Phoenix/BFA Films & Video( Visual )

1 edition published in 1981 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Discusses some of the ways in which psychologists are developing new testing methods for measuring and increasing human capabilities. Dr. Lloyd Humphreys demonstrates the development of tests for choosing pilots in World War II; Dr. James Gallagher shows the methods that are being used to develop productive or creative thinking in the modern-day classroom
Country corners by Robert Fiore( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Traces the history of the contra dance, emphasizing the importance of the contra dance as a social ritual and a community activity. The Ed Larkin dancers of East Bethel, Vermont, dance the traditional style contras, while more modern styles are shown by other dancers
Wings and things by Cat in the hat( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Explores the world of model airplane flying and describes the wide variety of aircraft which are made and flown. Shows planes made from balsa wood and craft with electronic controls and diesel engines
Peege( Visual )

1 edition published in 1973 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A dramatization which shows how a young man who comes home from college for the Christmas holidays is able to break through communication barriers and reach his grandmother who has become isolated by age and failing mental and physical capacities
[Zapruder and Nix films with Robert Groden blowups]( Visual )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Mole at the carnival.( Visual )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated film about a mole who goes to a carnival and encounters a large bulldog. For elementary grades
The Mole and the Christmas tree.( Visual )

1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An animated film about a mole who brings a Christmas tree home and invites his friend Mouse to Christmas dinner. For elementary grades
 
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English (20)