As space explorer Zork discovers after watching some tired and out of shape youngsters playing, for human bodies to work most efficiently they need regular exercise. Exercise includes many of the things we do for fun, and it helps improve posture and make the heart and lungs work better. But as he also discovers, people need more than exercise to become physically fit: they need to eat nutritious foods, get plenty of sleep and avoid harmful substances. Part of the fully animated series, “Our Wonderful Body”, featuring Zork, a space creature with a very inquisitive mind and a talent for getting into humorous situations. Fascinated by human beings, Zork wants to know how people breathe, move and grow. He wants to understand how their hearts work and how they digest their food. Often, his inquisitive nature leads him to wrong conclusions and comical misunderstandings, all of which captivate young audiences and make learning about the human body fun. Produced by Christianson Productions, Inc. A Coronet release.
11 minutes • Color