The man who walked between the towers --and more inspiring tales

Language and/or Subtitles: English
Spanish
Format: DVD 2005
Availability: Available at 1 Library 1 of 1 copy
Available (1)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Audiovisual Collection j DVD M
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  First Floor Children's Department - Audiovisual Collection
 
Call Number  j DVD M
 
 
Summary
Chronicles French aerialist and street performer Phillipe Petit's tightrope walk between the two World Trade Towers in 1974. Narrated by Jake Gyllenhaal.
Contents
The man who walked between towers
Snowflake Bentley
Miss Rumphius
The pot that Juan built.

Additional Information
Series Scholastic video collection.
Subjects Petit, Philippe, -- 1949- -- Juvenile films.
Bentley, W. A. -- (Wilson Alwyn), -- 1865-1931 -- Juvenile films.
Quezada, Juan, -- 1940- -- Juvenile films.
Petit, Philippe, -- 1949-
Bentley, W. A. -- (Wilson Alwyn), -- 1865-1931.
Quezada, Juan, -- 1940-
World Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001) -- Juvenile films.
World Trade Center (New York, N.Y. : 1970-2001)
Tightrope walking -- Juvenile films.
Aerialists -- France -- Juvenile films.
Snowflakes -- Juvenile films.
Meteorologists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile films.
Photographers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile films.
Great-aunts -- Juvenile films.
Pottery -- Technique -- Juvenile films.
Tightrope walking.
Scientists.
Snow.
Great-aunts.
Potters.
Children's films.
Biographical films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Publisher [Norwalk, Conn.] : New York :Weston Woods/Scholastic ;2005
New Video,
Edition Full screen.
Other Titles Man who walked between the towers.
Snowflake Bentley.
Miss Rumphius.
Pot that Juan built.
Contributors Lee, Linda, 1974-
Kerruish, Sarah J.
Gagne, Paul R., 1956-
Ellard, Melissa Reilly.
Sporn, Michael.
Corra, Leigh.
Gyllenhaal, Jake, 1980-
Astin, Sean.
Danes, Claire, 1979-
Molina, Alfred, 1953-
Gerstein, Mordicai. Man who walked between the towers.
Martin, Jacqueline Briggs. Snowflake Bentley.
Cooney, Barbara, 1917-2000. Miss Rumphius.
Andrews-Goebel, Nancy. Pot that Juan built.
Weston Woods Studios.
Scholastic Inc.
New Video Group.
Participants/Performers Narrators: Jake Gyllenhaal (The man who walked between the towers); Sean Astin (Snowflake Bentley); Claire Danes (Miss Rumphius); Alfred Molina (The pot that Juan built).
Other Contributors The man who walked between the towers: executive producer, Linda Lee; producers, Paul R. Gagne, Melissa Reilly, Michael Sporn; director, Michael Sporn; editor, Paul Carrillo; animation, Tissa David, Matthew Clinton, Michael Sporn; music, Michael Bacon. c2005.
Snowflake Bentley: executive producers, Sarah Kerruish, Linda Lee; produced and directed by Sarah Kerruish, Paul Gagne, Melissa Reilly; cinematographer, John Chater; video editor, Aaron Fischer; music, David Reading. c2000.
Miss Rumphius: executive producers, Sarah Kerruish, Linda Lee; producers, Paul R. Gagne, Sarah Kerruish; directors, Paul R. Gagne, Sarah Kerruish, Melissa Reilly; editors, Paul R. Gagne, Melissa Reilly; music, John Jennings. c2004.
The pot that Juan built: executive producer, Linda Lee; producers, Leigh Corra, Paul R. Gagne, Melissa Reilly; director, Leigh Corra; editor, Leigh Corra; music, Otmaro Ruiz. c2004.
Audience Ages 5-10.
Language English
Spanish
In English with optional English subtitles. Miss Rumphius in English or Spanish.
Notes The man who walked between the towers based on the book by Mordicai Gerstein. Brookfield, Conn. : Roaring Brook Press, c2003.
Snowflake Bentley based on the book by Jacqueline Briggs Martin ; illustrated by Mary Azarian. Boston : Houghton Mifflin, 1998.
Miss Rumphius based on the book by Barbara Cooney. New York : Viking Press, c1982.
The pot that Juan built based on the book by Nancy Andrews-Goebel ; illustrated by David Diaz. New York : Lee & Low Books, c2002.
Special features include: Snowflake Bentley, his legacy; About Jaun Quezada; Miss Runphium in Spanish.
System Details DVD.
Description 1 videodisc (72 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 0439880661
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