Aug 02, 1985 · Directed by Ken Kwapis. With Caroll Spinney, Jim Henson, Frank Oz, Richard Hunt. Big Bird is sent to live far from Sesame Street by a pesky social worker named Miss Finch.
- Ken Kwapis
- 32 sec
Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird (commonly shortened to Follow That Bird) is a 1985 American musical road-comedy film, directed by Ken Kwapis, starring many Sesame Street characters (both puppets and live actors). This was the first of two Sesame Street feature films, followed in 1999 by The Adventures of Elmo in Grouchland.
Follow that bird came out in 1985. It follows big bird and most of the rest of the cast of sesame street as big bird is taken from sesame street by a social worker and forced to move in with a bird family in ocean view illinois. big bird does not fit in with his new family the do do's and so big bird decides to start the long journey back to sesame street.. featuring big stars of the 80's such ...
- Ken Kwapis
- Comedy, Adventure
- Additional Credits
The plot involves an organization of birds called the Feathered Friends sending Big Bird to Oceanview, Illinois, to live with a bird family called the Dodos. However, after deciding that he isn't happy with them, he heads back to Sesame Street, not realizing that it will take more than just three hours to get back home.Big Bird's road trip makes the news, and his friends on Sesame Street team together to find him. Also searching for him is overbearing social worker Miss Finch, to return him t...
1. The street set used in this movie is a rebuilt version of the show set, made to look more realistic. The expanded street includes a bakery, a grocery store, a fire station, an auto body shop, a music store, and a bookstore. 1. The Dodo family's home address is 35 Canary Row, Oceanview, Illinois. 1. The movie was filmed on location in Ontario, Canada, and at Toronto International Studios. Thus, in addition to the regular Sesame Street puppeteers, many of the performers from Fraggle Rock we...
1. Grouch Anthem 2. Ain't No Road Too Long 3. One Little Star 4. Easy Goin' Day 5. Upside Down World 6. I'm So Blue
1. Producer: Tony Garnett 2. Executive Producer: Joan Ganz Cooney 3. Associate Producers: Pat Churchill, Martin G. Baker 4. \\"Sesame Street\\" Muppet Consultant: Kermit Love 5. New Character Design: Michael K. Frith
Follow that bird Big Bird, of course for an imaginative, magical treat starring the cast of TVs Sesame Street in their first movie. Jim Hensons beloved characters Kermit, Oscar, Bert, Ernie and Cookie Monster plus other Sesame Street regulars join Big Bird in a big-hearted, cross-country adventure.
- Sesame Street
Aug 25, 2008 · The first film to be adapted from the popular children's television series Sesame Street, Follow That Bird follows the story of Big Bird after a social worker (Sally Kellerman) takes him away from ...
- kids and family, comedy
Download lesson plans for Follow That Bird! A Science and Technology Unite on Tracking Birds. This inquiry-based unit teaches core middle-school science concepts through student exploration of the tools used by Smithsonian scientists to track birds, the data they collect and how new information is used for conservation.
From the 1985 film, "Sesame Street Presents: Follow That Bird" Synopsis (from Muppet Wiki): The plot involves an organization of birds called the Feathered F...
- 3 min
- Muppet Songs
Starring the cast of TV's Sesame Street. Oscar, Bert, Ernie, Cookie Monster plus other members of the Sesame Street family join Big Bird in a cross-country a...
- 1 min