Re: Russian DVD collection

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Thu, 24 Jan 2002 10:06:52 -0800 (PST)

We deal with them for some licensing. They are totally legit
The transfers are first rate though their can be some quirky things like a 3
hour movie on two DVD's. Unlike many so called ethnic distributors they are
the real deal.
-- 
Jessica Rosner
Kino International
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
jrosner@kino.com

> From: "R. Hertzler" <rhertz@u.washington.edu> > Reply-To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu > Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2002 10:00:19 -0800 (PST) > To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu> > Subject: Russian DVD collection (fwd) > > Hello, Videolibbers! One of our Slavic Studies people is interested in > putting some special funds toward a collection of some 120 Russian motion > pictures on DVD being offered by an association called RUSCICO (Russian > Cinema Council). Info on the organization and collection is available at: > > http://www.ruscico.com/about_eng.php > > Do any of you have experience with these folks, their products, or have > heard anything about them? It's a big chunk of change (and shelf space!), > and I honestly can't say I've ever heard of these folks. Any insight > would be most welcome! Thanks, > > Randy Hertzler > University of Washington Libraries > > ---------- Forwarded message ---------- > Date: Thu, 24 Jan 2002 09:26:46 -0800 (PST) > From: Michael Biggins <mbiggins@u.washington.edu> > To: Randal J. Hertzler <rhertz@u.washington.edu> > Subject: Russian DVD collection > > Randy, I'm considering using a recent cash donation to Slavic to buy a set > of some 120 Russian feature film DVDs, marketed by something called the > Russian Cinema Council. > > Would you mind casting your experienced eye at their information at > http://www.ruscico.com/index.html, and letting me know if you find > anything disconcerting there, particularly in their specs? > > Thanks. > > Michael Biggins > Slavic & East European Section > > tel. 206.543.5588 > fax. 206.685.8049 > mbiggins@u.washington.edu > > > >