SCAREDY SQUIRREL at NIGHT
Scaredy Squirrel never sleeps — sleep might mean bad dreams about dragons, ghosts, vampire bats, and polka-dot monsters! So Scaredy plans to stay up all night and ward off all enemies with his Bad Dream Action Plan. Will fears and superstitions win the day? Watch and see!
Scaredy Squirrel at Night is based on the book by Mélanie Watt. The film was adapted and directed by Galen Fott. The voice of the Narrator and Scaredy is David de Vries. Animation is by Ken A. Priebe and Galen Fott. The musical score was composed by Scotty Huff. The film was produced by Linda Lee, Paul R. Gagne, and Melissa Reilly Ellard at Weston Woods Studios.
AWARDS, HONORS, AND SCREENINGS
ALA/ALSC Notable Children's Video
Chicago International Children's Film Festival
International Kids Film Festival India
Family Film Festival — Belmont Family Film
REVIEWS AND PRAISE
"This production augments the story through clever animation, drawing viewers in and emphasizing all the humorous asides that might be missed by casual readers. It turns out this tale works much better as an animated work than a static book. (Who knew?) Original music, with lilting lullaby themes, accompanies the enthusiastic narration by David de Vries to create a delight that will tickle children and adults. VERDICT: This is a higly amusing romp that addresses a common childhood issue." — Starred review, Teresa Bateman, School Library Journal
Images from the film Scaredy Squirrel at Night Copyright © 2015 Weston Woods Studios, Inc.
Scaredy Squirrel at Night book text and illustrations Copyright © 2009 by Mélanie Watt