Re: Russian DVD collection

R. Hertzler (rhertz@u.washington.edu)
Thu, 24 Jan 2002 10:34:11 -0800 (PST)

Thanks so much, Jessica! That's a confidence booster . . .

Randy

On Thu, 24 Jan 2002, Jessica Rosner wrote:

> 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
> >
> >
> >
> >
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