Re: MTV special on ecstasy

Nell J Chenault (njchenau@hsc.vcu.edu)
Mon, 14 May 2001 14:00:12 -0700 (PDT)

MTV documentary staff were all just down at the DoubleTake festival. They are starting to really promote their special documentary section. The "Print Source Contact" address they gave was:
MTV Networks
1515 Broadway, 23rd floor
NY, NY 10036
212.846.8856, 212.846.1787 (fax)
azon.juan@mtv.com

Nell Chenault
Head, Media Resource Services
VCU Libraries
Virginia Commonwealth University
Richmond, VA 23284-2033
804.828.1088

David Ofiara wrote:

> On Nov. 30, 2000 MTV aired a special on the drug Ecstasy entitled "True Life: I'm on Ecstasy". I have a teacher who wants this program for classroom use. I've contacted a variety of numbers at MTV and left complete voice mail messages describing my inquiry and I have not received one response.
> Does anyone in videolib land know whether there is a distributor for MTV specials? Does anyone know of the correct MTV office or telephone number where I might obtain a copy of an MTV special? Has anyone ever had any experience of purchasing an MTV produced and aired title? Does MTV only produce for broadcasting purposes?
> If anyone can shed any light on MTV specials, I would be interested in knowing about it. Please post to the list.
>
> Dave Ofiara
> Media Librarian
> Adirondack Community College
> E-Mail: ofiarad@acc.sunyacc.edu