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90-Second Newbery Film Festival - James Kennedy, films made my kids


Kennedy, J. (2013, July 4). 25 successful 90-second Newbery videos. Retrieved from http://jameskennedy.com/2013/07/04/the-25-most-popular-90-second-newbery-videos-so-far/

Summary: This film festival, put on by James Kennedy, author of The Order of Odd Fish… 329 more words

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film, Just Breathe, by Julie Bayer Salzman & Josh Salzman

Salzman, J. B., & Salzman, J. (2015, January 26). Just Breathe . Retrieved from

Summary: This short film, under four minutes, starts with young students talking about what they feel like when they are angry. 268 more words

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Documentary, I Am Jazz: A Familly In Transition, Directed by Jennifer Stocks

Above image: In addition to the documentary about Jazz, a children’s book, I Am Jazz, by Jessica Herthel and Jazz Jennings, has also been published about her. 336 more words

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Book Trailer, Sit In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down, by Andrea and Brian Pinkney

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers. (2009, Dec. 10) Sit In: How Four Friends Stood Up By Sitting Down . Retrieved from

Summary: In this book trailer for their book… 316 more words

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Animated short film, The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore, directed by William Joyce and Brandon Oldenburg

Joyce, W., Oldenburg, B., (Directors). (2011). The Fantastic Flying Books of Mr. Morris Lessmore . U. S. : Moonbot Studios. Retrieved from

Summary: The story was written by William Joyce, inspired by his mentor, Harper Collins children’s book publisher, William Morris. 276 more words

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The Snowman, story written by Raymond Briggs, animation directed by Dianne Jackson

Coates, J. (Producer), & Jackson, D., (Director). (1982). The Snowman . UK: Universal Pictures. Retrieved from

Summary: This is a wordless film adaptation of the children’s book, … 249 more words

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The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, directed by Isao Takahata

Nishimura, Y. (Producer), Takahata, I. (Director). (2014). The Tale of the Princess Kaguya, (Motion Picture). Japan: Studion Ghibli.

Summary: Based on the 10th Century Japanese folktale, … 355 more words

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