After School Specials - Class of '81-'82
Production year: 1981
Directors: Arthur Allan Seidelman, Robert C. Thompson, Jeff Bleckner
Rating: Rating
UPC [Locale]: 787364-577897
Running time: 3:00 (180 Min.)
Casetype: Custom
Format: NTSC,, Full Frame
DVD-Format: Single-Sided, Single-Layered
Released: May 24, 2005
Collection type: Owned (#3439)
Status: Available
Purchase date: May 31, 2005
Purchase price: Hidden
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Overview
Martin Tahse is the most prolific and successful producer of After School Specials. His 26 productions have won numerous awards and prizes including 18 Emmys, three Blue Ribbons in the American Film Festival, the Peabody Award, and First, Second, and Third Prize in the Chicago Film Festival in the same year - an honor which has never since been matched. His original contributions remain important to today's young and adult audiences.

A MATTER OF TIME
Based on the young adult novel bv Roni Schotter.
Original air date 2/11/1981
CAST Karlene Crockett, Rosemary Forsyth, Wayne Heffley, Carrie Freeman, Malcolm Groome, Kate Zentall, Lisa Jane Persky, Rob Lowe, Helen Heigh TELEPLAY BY Paul W. Cooper
PRODUCER Martin Tahse
DIRECTOR Arthur Allan Seidelman

FIRST STEP
Based on the novel by Anne Snyder
Aired on television as "She Drinks a Little"
Original air date 9/23/1981
CAST Bonnie Bartlett, Amanda Wyss, Elliot Jaffe, Michael LeClair, Peg Stewart, Jack Manning, Anna Garduno
TELEPLAY BY Paul W. Cooper
PRODUCER Martin Tahse
DIRECTOR Arthur Allan Seidelman

TOUGH GIRL
Based on the young adult novel, "Will The Real Renie Lake Please Stand Up?", by Barbara Morgenroth
Original air date 10/28/1981
CAST Karin Argoud, Lin McCarthy, Bibi Besch, William Bramley, Kristina Sorenson, Gregory Koppel, Anne Seymour, Sally Kemp, Laurence Lau
TELEPLAY BY Paul W. Cooper
PRODUCER Martin Tahse
DIRECTOR Robert C. Thompson

THE NIGHT SWIMMERS
Based on the young adult novel by Betsy Byars.
Aired on television as "Daddy, I'm Their Mama NoW"
Original air date 3/3/1982
CAST Trey Wilson, Mallie Jackson, Betty Beaird, Jason Hervey, Jason Lively, Eric Taslitz, Ted Gehring
TELEPLAY BY Durrell Royce Crays
PRODUCER Martin Tahse
DIRECTOR Jeff Bleckner
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Genres
Family
Drama
Television
Studios
Production Studios:
 • BCI Eclipse
 • Navarre Corporation
Audio format
English  Dolby Digital 5.1
English  Dolby Digital 2-Channel Stereo
Subtitles
 
Discs
# Description A B DS DL A DL B
1Disc 1
2Disc 2
Features
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 • Gallery
Crew
Direction
Arthur Allan Seidelman....Director
Robert C. Thompson....Director
Jeff Bleckner....Director
Production
Martin Tahse....Producer
Cast