The Resource Crossroads Café, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications ; produced and written by Glen Kammen & Peter Robinson ; directed by Peter Robinson, (videorecording)

Crossroads Café, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications ; produced and written by Glen Kammen & Peter Robinson ; directed by Peter Robinson, (videorecording)

Label
Crossroads Café
Title
Crossroads Café
Statement of responsibility
INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications ; produced and written by Glen Kammen & Peter Robinson ; directed by Peter Robinson
Contributor
Actor
Screenwriter
Director
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An English as a second language video series that presents six engaging characters and a neighborhood restaurant. The stories portray the humor and drama of the challenges, struggles and victories of everyday life. It features diverse ethnicity, real-world scenarios familiar to many ESL learners, and universal social and cultural issues for family members of all ages. Each episode includes (in addition to the story) a short documentary called Culture clips (which explores the social or cultural issues dramatized in the story) and an animated language break called Word play
Cataloging source
WAU
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
DIrector of photography, Patrick Allen ; editor, James Knight ; composer, Peter Davison
Language note
Closed captioned
PerformerNote
David Ackert, Cynthia Burr, Alan Charof, Gabriella De Marco, Walter Kim, David Kirkwood
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Kammen, Glenn D
  • Robinson, Peter
  • Ackert, David
  • Burr, Cynthia
  • Charof, Alan
  • De Marco, Gabriella
  • Kim, Walter
  • Kirkwood, David
  • INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications (Firm)
Runtime
702
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • United States
  • Cultural awareness
  • Community life
  • Restaurants
Technique
live action
Label
Crossroads Café, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications ; produced and written by Glen Kammen & Peter Robinson ; directed by Peter Robinson, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format
  • Originally produced in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
1. Opening day -- 2. Growing pains -- 3. Worlds apart -- 4. Who's the boss -- 5. Lost and found -- 6. Time is money -- 7. Fish out of water -- 8. Family matters -- 9. Rush to judgement -- 10. Let the buyer beware -- 11. No vacancy -- 12. Turning points -- 13. Trading places -- 14. Life goes on -- 15. Breaking away -- 16. The bottom line -- 17. United we stand -- 18. Opportunity knocks -- 19. The people's choice -- 20. Outside looking in -- 21. Walls and bridges -- 22. Helping hands -- 23. The gift -- 24. All's well that ends well -- 25. Comings and goings -- 26. Winds of change
Control code
ocm66279221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
26 videodiscs (ca. 27 min. each)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CRCDVD01 -- CRCDVD026
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Crossroads Café, INTELECOM Intelligent Telecommunications ; produced and written by Glen Kammen & Peter Robinson ; directed by Peter Robinson, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format
  • Originally produced in 1996
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Contents
1. Opening day -- 2. Growing pains -- 3. Worlds apart -- 4. Who's the boss -- 5. Lost and found -- 6. Time is money -- 7. Fish out of water -- 8. Family matters -- 9. Rush to judgement -- 10. Let the buyer beware -- 11. No vacancy -- 12. Turning points -- 13. Trading places -- 14. Life goes on -- 15. Breaking away -- 16. The bottom line -- 17. United we stand -- 18. Opportunity knocks -- 19. The people's choice -- 20. Outside looking in -- 21. Walls and bridges -- 22. Helping hands -- 23. The gift -- 24. All's well that ends well -- 25. Comings and goings -- 26. Winds of change
Control code
ocm66279221
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
26 videodiscs (ca. 27 min. each)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
CRCDVD01 -- CRCDVD026
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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