At 08:20 PM 3/31/2003 -0500, you wrote:
>Thank You, these are great sources for documentary film reviews. However,
>I am looking for reviews of videos, which are not feature films, and are
>not exactly documentaries either. They are more like how to videos such
>as productions by the Food Network, "Good Eats" or "30 Minute Meals". I
>know that magazines such as "Cooks Illustrated" review cookbooks but I
>haven't seen any reviews of these types of videos.
>When I looked at the sources you mentioned, I saw many fine reviews of
>independent films and documentaries, but what I need a source for "how-to"
>type video reviews.
>I apologize for not being clearer the first time.
>[mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Bergman, Barbara J
>Sent: Monday, March 31, 2003 7:07 PM
>Subject: RE: [Videolib] Source for reviews of "food" videos.
>The IMDB and Rotten Tomatoes are great if you need feature films. Not so
>much if you need documentaries.
>· Educational Media Reviews Online
>Set subject to Agriculture -- leave everything else blank.
>· Video Librarian -- See if your library has a subscription to the
>print version (or better yet, ask the media librarian if they have Video
>Librarian Plus, so you can search the whole works
>· Search Library Lit database for the video reviews from Library
>Journal, Booklist, etc.
>· If you have Media Review Digest you ll find that it leads you to
>Anything that I m forgetting guys?
>Media Services Librarian
>Minnesota State University-Mankato
>Sent: Monday, March 31, 2003 5:37 PM
>Subject: [Videolib] Source for reviews of food videos.
>I am currently working on a project for a class in my MLS program. I am
>compiling a list of audio and video sources related to food. One of the
>requirements of the project is to link to reviews of each item. Can any
>of you think of a source where I might find reviews of this type of
>video? I have tried IMDB and rottentomatoes.com with no luck. Any help
>would be greatly appreciated.
James C. Scholtz, Director
Yankton Community Library
515 Walnut St.
Yankton, SD 57078
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