Re: [Videolib] Video Titles

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Wed, 25 May 2005 11:46:14 -0400

Alas there is no rhyme or reason to this but these would definitely be
considered lesser films. Some studios are better than others so hell might
freeze over before Paramount or Columbia put out any of their second tier
films whereas Warner Bros and Fox MIGHT put some out

Jessica

> Thanks Jessica. I can never figure out why one older title versus
> another makes it onto DVD. The faculty member gave me a list of older
> films and these were the only two not on DVD.
>
> Eileen Karsten
>
> Jessica Rosner wrote:
>
>> VERY unlikely. MARY is owned by WB and they frankly have a lot of stuff
>> backed up this is probably not at the top of the list. JOAN is Columbia
>> and they are VERY slow. Be grateful you can video copies and buy them NOW
>> before they go out of print. This is a reminder NEVER to get rid of VHS
>> until you are SURE you can get a DVD. There are a HUGE number of titles that
>> will NOT get out on DVD anytime soon if at all. I would say at least 1/3rd
>> of the Kino library won't come out on DVD. The more obscure the film the
>> less likely it will come out
>>
>> Jessica
>>
>>
>>
>> Dear CW,
>>
>>
>>> A faculty member would like me to purchase the following titles on DVD.
>>> To my knowledge, they are not available in the U.S. on DVD. I have
>>> found VHS copies for sale, but DVD is preferred by the faculty member.
>>> Since they are not needed until September, does anybody know if either
>>> of these titles are scheduled for DVD release in the near future?
>>>
>>> *Mary of Scotland *directed by John Ford, starring Katharine Hepburn.
>>>
>>> *Saint Joan *directed by Otto Preminger, staring Jean Seberg.
>>>
>>> Thank you for any help you can provide.
>>>
>>> Eileen Karsten
>>> Head of Technical Services
>>> Lake Forest College
>>> Lake Forest, IL 60045
>>> karsten@lfc.edu
>>>
>>>
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>>
>>
>>
>> Proud Resident of a BLUE STATE
>>
>> Jessica Rosner
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Proud Resident of a BLUE STATE

Jessica Rosner
Kino International
333 W 39th St. 503
NY NY 10018
jrosner@kino.com
212-629-6880

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