Re: 16mm film rental catalogs

Jessica (
Wed, 9 Feb 2000 07:38:06 -0800 (PST)

I hate to be a spoilsport but I assume you realize that you CAN NOT rent out
videos for PUBLIC exibition which is what is being requested. There is no
way you can PPR rights on a feature film that would permit you to loan it
out of state ( unless the film is totally PD)

Jessica Rosner
>From: Frank Landrum <>
>To: Multiple recipients of list <>
>Subject: Re: 16mm film rental catalogs
>Date: Tue, Feb 8, 2000, 11:35 PM

>I don't know if it would be helpful to you, but Lane ESD (Education Service
>Distrtic) took over the former Portland State University (Oregon) rental
>library several years ago. We have a catalog that we can send you, which
>in addition to lots of educational videos, has some foreign films and
>videos that we rent. In all, we have about 8,000 titles. Most are also
>listed on our online catalog.
>If interested, email me back.
>Frank Landrum
>Lane ESD
>At 02:54 PM 2/8/00 -0800, you wrote:
>>Hi VIDEOLIbers:
>>I tried to post this once before, but I never saw it on the list. I
>>apologize if I am duplicating.
>>I am looking for companies that rent out 16mm film copies of foreign
>>films. So far, I have contacted Kino (thanks, Rebecca!), New Yorker
>>Films, Swank Motion Pictures Inc., Modern Sound Pictures, Kit Parker, and
>>Criterion. Does anyone have any other suggestions? I would certainly
>>appreciate it. Thanks,
>>Eric Fry
>>Multi-Media Manager
>>Fort Worth Public Library
>>500 W. 3rd St.
>>Fort Worth, TX 76102
>>(817) 871-7791