Re: Stumper - Video about Native American stuntman

Brian McCaskill (brian@facets.org)
Wed, 4 Apr 2001 10:03:23 -0700 (PDT)

Your welcome. Please let me know if you need anything else.

Sincerely,

Brian McCaskill
Facets Multimedia

At 09:11 AM 4/4/01 -0700, you wrote:
>Thanks so much!
>Jean
>
>Brian McCaskill wrote:
>>
>> I believe the doc you're looking for is on the 2nd part/tape of a three-part
>> VHS Volume titled "Quest" (see description below). Facets has it in stock
>> and ready to ship immediately for $39.98.
>>
>> "Quest"
>>
>> This adventure series, directed by award-winning documentary filmmaker Jim
>> Burroughs, travels to all ends of the earth in search of the myths,
>> miracles, beliefs and facts that have given meaning to people's lives. In
>> Part I--Last of the Stone Agers, famed French explorer Herve de Maigret,
>> co-producer of the Academy Award-winning documentary The Sky Above, The Mud
>> Below, returns to New Guinea 30 years after he made contact with the
>> cannibalistic and head-hunting tribes along the Asmat coast. In Part II--Way
>> of the Warriors, acclaimed Hollywood stuntman Henry Kingi credits his
>> success to his Cherokee ancestry and a mysterious "warrior" spirit that
>> guides him. At age 50, he decides to impart his spiritual heritage to his
>> 14-year-old son, as he takes the boy to his people's ancient homeland near
>> Sedona, Arizona. In Part III--Lost World of the Maya, the Lacandron sect,
>> which has dwindled to barely 300 people, are the sole survivors of the great
>> Mayan culture, with roots traceable to pre-Columbian times. But the recent
>> death, at age 110, of their revered leader has cast an ominous shadow on
>> their ancient calendar, which predicts the end of the world in 2006.
>> Three-tape set.
>>
>> Jim Burroughs 150 mins.
>>
>> VHS: Item# S33195
>> PRICE: $39.98
>> IN STOCK - Will ship within 24 hours.
>>
>> If you would like to order this title or have any additional questions
>> please feel free to contact me at your convenience. Thanks.
>>
>> Sincerely,
>>
>> Brian McCaskill, Director
>> Educational Services
>> Facets Multimedia
>> 1517 W. Fullerton Ave.
>> Chicago, IL 60614
>> e-mail: brian@facets.org
>> ph: 800-331-6197
>> fax: 773-929-5437
>>
>>
>>
>> At 11:51 AM 4/2/01 -0700, you wrote:
>> >One of our patrons is seeking trying to identify and obtain
>> >a documentary program she saw on television in Britain
>> >around 1998-1999. If the information below rings a bell for
>> >anyone, please let me know. Any suggestions will be
>> >gratefully received.
>> >
>> >It was about a Native American man (aged 40s-50s) who was
>> >employed as a movie stuntman. It focused on his efforts to
>> >pass on his beliefs and traditions to his son (aged 10-12).
>> >The son undergoes some type of "transformation" or
>> >"spiritual epiphany" after being introduced to the spiritual
>> >beliefs of his family and ancestors.
>> >
>> > She does not know which tribe they belonged to, their
>> >names, or the title of the video. She thinks it was an
>> >American production, and contemporary at the time she viewed
>> >it.
>> >
>> >Thanks for any help you can provide,
>> >Jean Hewlett
>> >North Bay Cooperative Library System, Santa Rosa CA
>> >nbclsref@sonic.net
>> >
>>
>> FACETS WHOLESALE
>> 1517 W. Fullerton Ave.
>> Chicago, IL 60614
>> PH: 1-800-888-0775
>> PH: 1-773-281-9075
>> FAX:773-929-5437
>>
>> HOURS: Mon-Fri 8:30am-6:00pm central time
>

FACETS WHOLESALE
1517 W. Fullerton Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614
PH: 1-800-888-0775
PH: 1-773-281-9075
FAX:773-929-5437

HOURS: Mon-Fri 8:30am-6:00pm central time