Read Me a Story
DELIGHT AND EDUCATE CHILDREN OF ALL AGES AGAIN AND AGAIN!
Four favorite storybooks by master-storyteller “Uncle Yossi” come to life with his famed and beloved narration, thematic music and sound effects, along with vivid imagery from inside his books.
STORIES NARRATED ON THE DVD:
1) Sarah! Pick Up the Dime Little Sarah must overcome a big dilemma when two voices begin whispering in her ear. Her father helps her make the right choice by sharing a story that made all the difference. (Based on Lekutei Amorim, Ch. 13)
2) The Big Barrel of Wine The king is coming to visit Grapetown. The wine-makers excitedly build a gigantic barrel to be filled with wine in his honor. But something goes wrong and the great welcome turns instead into a great embarrassment. The people of Grapetown learn about personal responsibility. (Based on the Talmud, Bava Basra, p. 24b)
3) The Mystery of the Overturned Inkwell An inkwell tips over and a beautiful drawing mysteriously appears. Could this drawing have been made by itself? A story about discovering the true Master and Creator of the world. (Based on Sefer Chovas Halevovos, ch. 7)
4) The Three Sacks of Gold Three artists are invited to compete by creating a masterpiece to decorate a wall in the king's palace. One artist tries to win the competition without doing any work at all — but the wise king isn’t fooled and teaches him a lesson in honesty and fairness. (Based on the Talmud, Megillah, p.6b)
Running time: 42:00 min