Jim Henson : puppeteer and filmmaker

by Parish, James Robert.

Format: Print Book 2006
Availability: Available at 3 Libraries 3 of 3 copies
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CLP - Main Library First Floor Children's Department - Biography j PN1982.H46 P37 2006
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Call Number  j PN1982.H46 P37 2006
 
 
CLP - Squirrel Hill Children's Biographies j PN1982.H46 P37 2006
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CLP - Woods Run Children's Biographies j PN1982.H46 P37 2006
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Summary
Jim Henson: Puppeteer and Filmmaker profiles a master of creative puppetry, the man behind The Muppet Show and Sesame Street . This informative volume provides useful information on how to become an artist and filmmaker while tracing those steps taken by a professional.

Through his unwavering belief in the positive potential of puppetry and the media of film and television, Jim Henson became one of the most beloved artists of the past century. Henson's Muppets became the basis of the award-winning television series The Muppet Show , the stars of several highly successful feature films, and the foundation of one of the most influential children s television programs in history, Sesame Street . Henson, who passed away in 1990, garnered many awards and is loved the world over for his creative efforts.
Additional Information
Series Ferguson career biographies.
Subjects Henson, Jim -- Juvenile literature.
Henson, Jim.
Puppeteers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Motion picture producers and directors -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
Puppeteers.
Producers and directors.
Publisher New York :Ferguson,2006
Language English
Description 138 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 124-130) and index.
ISBN 0816058342 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816058341 (hc : alk. paper)
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