ALA Midwinter 2013

Notable Children’s Videos – 2013 Discussion List

At the upcoming ALA Midwinter Conference in Seattle, the Notable Children’s Video committee, chaired by Maeve Visser Knoth, will be meeting to discuss nominated titles and create their final list.

Here is the current list – subject to change – of titles under discussion; if “view” is listed next to a title, discussions will start on Friday with viewing part or all of these films. Throughout the discussions, the committee may also watch snippets of videos.

Title Producer Distributor Time Price
55 Socks NFBC Louise-Cahrles Mignot-Grenier 8 min. $129
ABC Mouse Letter Songs A to Z Age of Learning Age of Learning 58 min. $20
Anna Emma and the Condors Green Planet Films Katja Torneman 20 min. $49
The “Are You a Bully” Test Human Relations Media Anson Schloat 23 min. $149.95
Basketball Game (view) NFBC NFBC 5 min. $129
Big Drive (view) NFBC NFBC 9 min. $129
Bink and Gollie Weston Woods Paul Gagne 14 min. $59.95
Can I Read to You? (view) Ten Mayflower Prods. Ten Mayflower 30 min. $15.99
The Digital Blackout (view) Twisted Scholar Twisted Scholar 17:55 min. $79.00
Edwina, the Dinosaur who didn’t… Paul Gagne Weston Woods 7 min. $59.95
Getting to Know…Faith Ringgold Getting to Know Getting to Know 22 min. $29.95
Goodnight Goodnight Construction Site Pau Gagne and Melissa Reilly Ellard Weston Woods 9:25 $59.95
Gum in My Hair Twisted Scholar Twisted Scholar 21:22 $69.95
Hi! Fly Guy Paul Gagne and Melissa Reilly Ellard Weston Woods 7:32 $59.95
I Used to Live in a Place Like This Catherine Thomas On Demand Publishing 5 min. $10.95
I’m Fast Paul Gagne Weston Woods 7:39 $59.95
Kali the Little Vampire (view) NFBC NFBC 9 min. $129
Knuffle Bunny Free Paul Gagne Weston Woods 13 min. $59.95
Little Beauty and Silly Billy (view) Hutmeg Media Nutmeg Media 16 min. $69.95
Mowgli (view) Legendary performances Createspace 90 min. $20.00
The Other Side Paul Gagne Weston Woods 8 min. $59.95
The Red Hen Paul Gagne Weston Woods 7 min. $59.95
Scaredy Squirrel Makes a Friend Paul Gagne and Melissa Reilly Ellard Weston Woods 12:05 $59.95
A Sick Day for Amos McGee Paul Gagne Weston Woods 10 min. $59.95
Safety Smart Science with Bill Nye (view) Disney Educational Disney Educational 12 min $29.95
Show Way Paul Gagne and Melissa Reilly Ellard Weston Woods 14:52 $59.95
Sky Color Paul Gagne and Melissa Reilly Ellard Weston Woods 7:18 $59.95
White Water Nutmeg Media Nutmeg Media 9 min. $49.95
Wild About Safety (view) Disney Educational Disney Educational 12 min. $29.95
Wind Flyers Nutmeg Media Nutmeg Media 7 min. $49.95

ALA attendees are invited to observe the committee’s open meetings on Friday, January 25th beginning at 1:30. On Saturday, January 26, the meeting begins at 8:00 am and will be open to observers until all titles are discussed. All discussions will be held in the Red Lion Hotel on Fifth Avenue.


Check back tomorrow when we plan to post the Notable Sound Recordings discussion list and on Thursday when we plan to post the discussion list for this year’s Notable Children’s Books.

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