The Jim Henson hour: The secrets of the Muppets

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Jim Henson is joined by Jo Jo the Dog for a behind-the-scenes look at the work of the creative team that brings the Muppets to life. The program illustrates the creation and operation of various types of puppets, including hand-held, life-size, and radio-controlled, as well as the use of post-production effects and computer-generated images.
Juhl, Jerry; Mirkin, Lawrence S; Henson, Jim; Goelz, Dave; Whitmire, Steve, 1959-; Nelson, Jerry, 1934-; Clash, Kevin; Bonora, Camille; Brill, Fran; Mills, Robert; Robertson, Gordon; Stutt, Bob; Frith, Michael K; Harris, Peter
Henson Associates; Jim Henson Productions
Puppet television programs; Television programs
American Culture; Performing Arts, Music; Muppets (Fictitious characters); Puppet television programs Production and direction; Puppet making
North America; United States of America
The Jim Henson video collection at the University of Maryland
Special Collections in Performing Arts
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Access restricted to patrons at the University of Maryland.
Physical Description
049 minutes; color

Creation/Production Credits

Muppet performers, Dave Goelz, Steve Whitmire, Jerry Nelson, Kevin Clash, Camille Bonora, Fran Brill, Jim Henson, Rob Mills, Gordon Robertson, Bob Stutt ; Muppest design consultant, Michael K. Frith.
Other Identifiers
Catalog Key: umd:1109; Catalog Key: alephsys003333930; Catalog Key: HENSON 045; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/393

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