Once Upon a Time

Once Upon a Time 1987

The "Tikbalang" Puga searches for the magic crystal which will restore peace in his land. His dangerous quest leads him to earth where he meets three young men.

Le tour du monde des Barbapapa

Le tour du monde des Barbapapa

Barbapapa is a television series of Franco-American entertainment in 45 episodes of 5 minutes, created by Annette Tison and Talus Taylor in 1974. This series is adapted from the book collection Barbapapa whose first book was published in 19701.

Legend of Firefly Marsh

Legend of Firefly Marsh 1987

Firefly Marsh is a fog-enshrouded corner of the world, steeped in mystery. Stories of what lurks in the dark waters date back to Indian lore. But could Firefly Marsh really hide a prehistoric creature like the one in Loch Ness? Twelve year-old Charlie Curtis and his friend Jim may have found the answer after "something" swamps their dingy in the marsh. Was it the monster? For Charlie, that night sparks a personal odyssey that will take over half a century to finish. The memory of what he saw becomes his obsession, his lifelong passion. When Charlie's grandson, Kevin, comes to visit for the summer, he becomes caught up in his grandfather's stories. Are Charlie's stories just to entertain the local children or is there some truth to the old man's tale? Soon the curious teenager begins his own adventure, a quest to solve the mystery behind The Legend of Firefly Marsh. - Written by Gabe Torres

Do Wok a Do

Do Wok a Do

A short film about the ups and downs in the family and life of a young Chinese-Canadian girl.

High Rise Donkey

High Rise Donkey 1980

The efforts of three children, who live in high rise flats, to save a donkey from two small-time crooks who want to sell it as horsemeat, by providing a temporary stable for the donkey in the block of high-rise flats.

The Johnstown Monster

The Johnstown Monster 1971

Nothing ever happens in the village of Johnstown and even the tourists bypass it. However, one day a youngster takes a photograph of the lake which indicates that the legendary Johnstown Monster might be more than a legend after all.

The Award

The Award 1985

THE AWARD, based on a story by Jack Weyland. The Award is a story about some team-mates of a high school football team who decide to present an "award" to the "Ugliest Girl in School." Based on a real-life incident, the film bears a strong message for youth about moral values, and about compassion for people who are different than themselves. A warm and moving human interest production. For homes, classrooms, libraries, firesides. Of interest to all faiths. Original music and lyrics. Color/345 minutes. [sic: actually 45 minutes] Produced by Donna Dick Cypress California Stake

Marcelka

Marcelka 1971

A rich man can not cheer his daughter Marcelka. He calls overseas doctors and tries to repaint his castle but nothing helps. Only young boy Petrik is able to amuse Marcelka with his artistry.

How I Got Made

How I Got Made

Set in 1981, Gaby, a nine year old girl, comes up with a unique way to deal with the school bully after she watches 'The Godfather' with her Dad.

Adolescence

Adolescence 1981

Fourteen years old Anutsa is often forced to stay alone while her father leaves for business trips...

Happy End

Happy End 1989

Father goes on a honeymoon with his American wife, but the children go along with them.

Etenstijd

Etenstijd

“When a young Indonesian boy is playing at the house of his Dutch best girl friend and it is dinnertime, her mother has an unexpected surprise for him.” Young Indonesian Ricky and Dutch Emma are best friends. When Ricky stays over at Emma’s house, they have great time playing. He is unpleasantly surprised when her mother doesn’t allow him to join them for dinner. Instead he has to wait on the couch. Both kids don’t really understand why this is the case and slowly realize that this is actually unacceptable. Based on a shared true story

Video Toy Chest

Video Toy Chest 1990

Promotional video that came from local Child World/Children's Palace toy store chains in a box that included a bag of Krunchers potato chips. The video features a mild plot involving mostly all children who are running a video production studio. It also includes a curly haired rapping man named "Robo-T". The video is a giant commercial with live skits in between as a fun bit until the next commercial.