Re: Searching for a film/video

Barbara Black (
Wed, 14 Mar 2001 11:34:52 -0800 (PST)

Try National Film Board of Canada. They have that title. I don't know if
it's what you're looking for; it's dated 1982 and is 55 min. long. Info on
their web site doesn't give further details.

> Karen,
> I don't think this is going to help you any, but I checked Penn State's
>collection and we too have it in 16mm, in our 'campus-only' collection.
>The most helpful piece of information is that it WAS a Nova program.
>Unfortunately, as such they tend to drift out of distribution after a few
>years. The last known address we have for Sandra Nichols Productions, Ltd
>is 8109 Woodhaven Blvd., Bethseda MD 20817 (301)983-0272 altho I got the
>following off the internet at
> Nichols, Sandra. The Fragile Mountain. (Available in 16mm. film in
>English and
> Nepali; video cassettes in Beta or VHS. For purchase
>information contact:
> Sandra Nichols Productions, Ltd., 6420 Goldleaf Drive,
>Bethesda, MD 20817. For
> rental information: Sandra Nichols Film Library, P.O.
>Box 315, Franklin Lakes, NJ 07417).
> Don't know how accurate and/or up to date this might be.
> hope it helps.
> Stephanie
> At 09:02 AM 3/14/01 , you wrote:
>Please excuse the cross postings but we are desparate. In the past we
>have put out this request to the videolib listserv with no results. This
>is a last attempt in case any of you have knowledge about this film or the
>producer, Sandra Nichols. The film (or preferably video) we are trying to
>find is called Fragile Mountain. We do own a copy of the film and have
>been trying for years to replace it or find a video version with no luck.
>It is about the fragile mountains in Nepal. It may have been a NOVA
>program at one time. It looks like LC may have a reference print. Does
>anyone have any other information??
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