A COLLECTION OF CLASSICS FROM WESTON WOODS STUDIOS
Sunday, November 24 | 3:00 PM
Running Time: Approximately 60 Minutes
Beech Street Center | 266 Beech Street, Belmont
Some of Belmont World Film’s favorite Weston Woods films through the decades, including The Dot by Peter H. Reynolds, The Wheels on the Bus by Paul Zelinsky featuring music by the Bacon Brothers, Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson, Sylvester and the Magic Pebble by William Steig, In the Night Kitchen by Maurice Sendak, Waiting for Wings by Lois Ehlert, and Antarctic Antics by Judith Serra ($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.