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Title Five fables / directed by Dean Burke and David Cumming ; produced by Tim Bryans and Jannine Waddell ; written by Seamus Heaney ; Flickerpix ; BBC Northern Ireland.

Publication Info. Holland, Ohio : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2017]


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 Glastonbury, Welles-Turner Memorial Library - Children's Department  J DVD FIVE    Check Shelf
 Newington, Lucy Robbins Welles Library - Children's Department  CH DVD FIVE    Check Shelf
 Plainville Public Library - Children's Department  J DVD FIVE    Check Shelf
Description 1 videodisc (145 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 022500
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. burning rda
Description digital optical rda
laser optical NTSC rda
video file rda
DVD video
Television programs lcgft
System Details DVD-R.
Note Cataloged from container.
"An enchanting animated series depicting Aesop's classic fables"--Container.
Performer Narrated by Billy Connolly and Adrian Dunbar.
Credits Score composed by Barry Douglas.
Note Originally broadcast as a five-part series for BBC Two Northern Ireland, which premiered on Thursday 13 March 2014.
Fables retold or written by Scottish poet Robert Henryson translated into Modern English by Seamus Heaney. Three fables are retellings of Aesop's fables and two are original tales based on Reynard, a fox character in Northwest European literature.
Wide screen.
Summary "The writing of Nobel Prize-winning poet Seamus Heaney, the narration of comedian Billy Connolly, and beautiful animation bring to life these five enchanting fables. Each episode contains one complete medieval tale plus 'behind the scenes' segments telling the story of how these ancient tales made it to television"--Container.
Contents The two mice -- The preaching of the swallow -- The fox, the wolf, and the carter -- The mouse and the lion -- The fox, the wolf, and the farmer.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Henryson, Robert, 1430?-1506? -- Television adaptations.
Animals -- Juvenile films.
Fables -- Juvenile films.
Fables, Scottish.
Animals -- Drama.
Henryson, Robert, 1430?-1506? (OCoLC)fst00013002
Fables, Scottish. (OCoLC)fst00919478
Animals. (OCoLC)fst00809468
Fables. (OCoLC)fst00919367
Genre/Form Video recordings.
fables. (CStmoGRI)aatgf300055917
Television adaptations. (OCoLC)fst01710478
Fiction television programs. (OCoLC)fst01710265
Fables. (OCoLC)fst01726604
Animated television programs. (OCoLC)fst01726128
Children's films. (OCoLC)fst01920781
Children's television programs. (OCoLC)fst01920774
Juvenile works. (OCoLC)fst01411637
Video recordings for the hearing impaired. (OCoLC)fst01710450
Animated television programs.
Animated television programs.
Children's television programs.
Fiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Television programs -- Ireland.
Added Author Burke, Dean, television director.
Cumming, David (Television director), television director.
Bryans, Tim, television producer.
Waddell, Jannine, television producer.
Heaney, Seamus, 1939-2013, translator.
Connolly, Billy, narrator.
Dunbar, Adrian, 1958- narrator.
Television adaptation of (expression): Henryson, Robert, 1430?-1506? Morall fabillis of Esope the Phrygian. Selections. English.
Flickerpix (Firm), production company.
BBC Northern Ireland, broadcaster.
Dreamscape Media, publisher.
ISBN 9786316968692
Standard No. 818506020329
Music No. 11821333 Dreamscape Media
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