The Myth of Persephone

DVD - 2005
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Explore nature myths through the story of Persephone, daughter of Zeus and Demeter, who finds love with Hades, god of the underworld, when he abducts her and brings her to his home. However, her absence devastates Demeter, and the human world feels the effects of her pain. Zeus negotiates Persephone's return, but she must return to the underworld to see Hades for four months of the year. Demeter rejoices at Persephone's return, but is sad each time she leaves, thereby causing winter.
Publisher: Wynnewood, PA : Schlessinger Media, c2005.
ISBN: 9781417108381
Call Number: GREECE
Characteristics: 1 DVD (15 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 teacher's guide folded sheet.
Subjects: Nonfiction films.
Folk tales.
Educational films.
Animated films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Family films.
Digital video disc, Juvenile.
DVD, Juvenile.
Persephone (Greek deity) -- Juvenile literature.
Tall tales -- Greece -- Juvenile literature.
Legends -- Greece -- Juvenile literature.
Tales -- Greece -- Juvenile literature.
Folklore -- Greece -- Juvenile literature.


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