|aWhat is a short story? :|ba discussion by Clifton Fadiman|h[videorecording]/ |cproduced by Encyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation in consultation with Clifton Fadiman ; producer/cinemaphotographer, Bert Van Bork ; screenwriter/director, Jerrold Haislmaier.
|aChicago, Ill. :|bEncyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corp.,|c1980.
|a1 videocassette (14 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c1/2 in.
|aShort story classics
|aEditors, Bert Van Bork, Jerrold Haislmaier; music, Hans Wurman.
|aClifton Fadiman talks about the short story as a literary form and includes a discussion of plot, theme, motivation, characterization, mood, and style. Includes film clips from The gift of the magi, The necklace, and The magic shop.
|aJunior and senior high school students.
|aIssued also as motion picture and as videodisc (1991).
|aEncyclopaedia Britannica Educational Corporation.