MUSEUM OF TELEVISION & RADIO, THE: THE SIXTH INTERNATIONAL CHILDREN'S FESTIVAL, PACKAGE 3: TEAMWORK

Summary

"TEAMWORK" You can usually solve problems more easily when someone gives you a helping hand. Whether cooking a meal, taking care of a younger sibling, or solving a mystery, two heads are better than one.

Spain "KOKI" When her mother is sick, Koki the chicken and her best friend have to "eggsit" for her unhatched sibling who wonÕt sit still. It takes two of them to clean up the mess that one egg makes. (Claymation, 1996; 10 minutes) A coproduction of Cine Nic Productions and ChildrenÕs Television Workshop in association with Rightmedia, Ltd.

Canada "ARTHUR: 'LOCKED IN THE LIBRARY' & 'ARTHUR ACCUSED'" ArthurÕs best friend is furious with him, and theyÕve been assigned to work on a school project together! To make matters worse, the warring friends end up locked in the library overnight. In the second episode, Arthur has been blamed for the missing money at school, but fortunately his friend Buster Baxter -- Private Eye -- takes on the case. With Buster hot on the trail, solving the mystery is a piece of cake. (Animation, 1996; 30 minutes) CINAR Productions, Inc. and WGBH in association with TV Ontario

Czech Republic "BON APPETIT, YOUR LORDSHIP: 'PORK FEET WITH VEGETABLES'" A cat and his mouse assistant make lunch every day for a bad-tempered dog. In this episode, when the boss demands pigsÕ feet with vegetables for his meal, they set out to gather the ingredients. The pig, however, has other ideas. (Animation, 1996; 7 minutes) Brief portions of this program have subtitles. Czech Television

United States "THE MAGIC SCHOOL BUS: 'UNDER CONSTRUCTION'" Ms. Frizzle and her students are shrunk to the size of Q-tips and then trapped in WandaÕs bathroom. Hopefully, the scaly surprise in the bathtub wonÕt stop their plan of escape. Lily Tomlin is the voice of Ms. Frizzle in this science adventure series; Little Richard performs the theme music. (Animation, 1996; 25 minutes) Scholastic Productions Inc.

Switzerland/Germany/The Netherlands "PINGU" Pingu dusts off an old set of oil paints and goes out to paint the snowy landscape. When his seal friend becomes a willing but playful artistÕs model, Pingu goes through his blue period, his red period, his yellow period, and ultimately his splatter period É all in the course of an afternoon. (Claymation, 1995; 6 minutes) SRG/ZDF/Telepool/Editoy

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  • DATE: 1997
  • RUNNING TIME: 1:10:19
  • COLOR/B&W: Color
  • CATALOG ID: T:51116
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