One was Johnny

United States, 1976

Film
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The lyrical quality of Maurice Sendak’s rhyming verses lends charm to this story, designed to help teach the fundamentals of counting. The young viewer will be enchanted by the clever Johnny, who knows best how to rid himself of a whole houseful of unwanted company. An extract from ‘Really Rosie’ adapted from ‘The Nutshell Kids’ by Maurice Sendak, with music by Carole King. Suitable for lower primary level.

Credits

director

Maurice Sendak

producer

Sheldon Riss

production company

Weston Woods Studios

Language

English

Duration

00:03:00:00

Colour

Colour

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