First, thanks to the others for the mention of Milestone. In the, as usual,
spirit of good will spread by the Videolibers, I should also mention our
Woman Make Movies
First Run Features
Winstar (I think Wendy Lidell might have a few 16mm prints)
who have fairly decent 16mm collections.
They're all New York distributors, by the way. (Something I have been trying
to convince the Museum of Modern Art to do is a series devoted to the indie
distributors of NYC who have fostered an alternate -- not better or worse --
history of films outside of Hollywood to the rest of the US since the early
days of cinema. It's a fascinating history. Really.)
I'm looking at my video shelf and all the videos these friends at all these
companies have given me -- I'm sure I'm missing a few companies but I believe
Gary has a wonderful list of distributors on the videolib site.
And I don't know if you wanted educational films as well as fictional and
documentary features, but that would open a whole 'nother list of great