RE: colonialism in Indonesia / and Bresson

milos (
Tue, 12 Feb 2002 13:01:39 -0800 (PST)

Hi Julia

you can get a very beautiful PAL British release version of AU HASARD
BALTHAZAR -- one of the truly great films of the 20th century -- from us at
Facets 1 800 331 6197


Milos Stehlik


==== Original Message From Julia Gibbs <> =====
>I received this query today and thought I might turn to the pros. Does
>this ring any bells?
>"About 15 years ago I saw a film, from the Netherlands, about colonialism
>in Indonesia, in which I believe the colonial governor was poisoned at a
>state dinner. Could you help me find the name of this film."
>Also I'm looking for a distributor of Au Hasard Balthazar (Robert Bresson)
>in film or video, or possibly a loaner video copy. Anything would be
>Julia Gibbs
>Assistant Director
>Film Studies Center
>University of Chicago
>5811 S. Ellis Ave.
>Chicago, IL 60637