A COLLECTION OF CLASSICS FROM WESTON WOODS STUDIOS
Sunday, January 19 | 10:30 AM
Studio Cinema | 376 Trapelo Road, Belmont
Running Time: Approximately 60 Minutes
Some of Belmont World Film’s favorite Weston Woods films through the decades, including Chrysanthemum by Kevin Henkes narrated by Meryl Streep, Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak narrated by Peter Schickele, Strega Nona by Tomie DePaola, Doctor de Soto by William Steig, James Marshall’s Cinderella by Barbara Karlin, and Click Clack Moo Cows That Type by Doreen Cronin narrated by Randy Travis. Ages 3-10 ($5).
About Weston Woods Studios
Founded as an educational production studio in 1953 by Morton Shindel, Weston Woods Studios has since produced hundreds of films, CDs, and audiocassettes based on best loved children’s books by some of this country’s most well-known and influential authors and illustrators, such as Maurice Sendak, Lois Lowry, Robert McCloskey, Kevin Henkes and Mo Willems. Weston Woods Studios’ materials are used in more than 50,000 schools and libraries nationwide and are distributed in more than 20 countries. The visionary Shindel demonstrated that faithful picture book adaptations can succeed in whetting children’s appetites for turning and returning to the books on which they are based, helping children develop a lifelong love of reading and literature.