Re: French movie sources?

Val Gangwer (vgangwer@mbc.edu)
Wed, 7 Aug 2002 08:49:01 -0700 (PDT)

I don't know if they handle foreign films, but we use Swank Motion Pictures for
public performance rights for movies shown on campus. They are located in
Illinois, and the number is 1-800-876-3344. Hope this helps.
Val

Marilyn Huntley wrote:

> Here we go again. Professors are giving me their schedules of films for the
> upcoming semester, and as usual asking for things I can't find. On one
> list, I'm striking out on 4 of the 12 French movies he asked for, even
> after checking all my usual resources.
>
> What I need is the current US distributor for each of these. We already
> have the videotapes in our library, but the professor wants to advertise
> the showings to the whole campus, so I need to find either a rental movie
> WITH PUBLIC PERFORMANCE RIGHTS, or else a public performance license for
> showing our own video. Can anyone help me with these titles?
>
> L'argent de poche (Small Change) - 1976, Truffaut
> Ponette - 1997, Doillon
> Salut Cousin - 1996, Allouache
> La Haine - 1995, Kassovitz
>
> Thanks in advance for any information you can send me.
> Marilyn Huntley
>
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Val Gangwer
Director of Audio Visual Services
Mary Baldwin College
540-887-7084