Related Web Sites

Annenberg Foundation
  Discussions about the place of communications media in contemporary life
  For specific reports about media and the developing child, see Annenberg Public Policy Center, University of Pennsylvania
   
The Baldwin Project
  free online children’s literature
   
British Board of Film Classification
  Industry and ratings information for children’s media in Britain
   
Chicago International Children’s Film Festival
  Largest children’s film festival in North America
   
Chicago Reader on Film
  Film reviews
   
Internet Movie Database
  Exhaustive information about films and filmmakers
   
Motion Picture Association of America
  Industry and ratings information for US
   
National Film Board of Canada
  Documentary, animation, and web productions
  For specific children’s material see NFB Kids
   
New York International Children’s Film Festival
  Films, annual program, and ticket information
   
Prix Jeunesse
  European children’s film festival
   
Project Gutenberg
  Free online books—particularly good source for fairy tales
   
Public Broadcasting System
  Public programming and links for parents and educators
   
Screenit.com
  Specific information for parents about potentially sensitive or offensive material in the movies
   
Sprockets: Toronto International Film Festival for Children
  Festival dates, year-round events, and newsletter
   
Studio Ghibli
  Japan’s premiere animation studio
   
UNICEF
  International children’s issues relating to health, safety, and education
  For specific issues in children’s media see UNICEF Magic