Re: [Videolib] Problem videos

Jessica Rosner (
Thu, 22 Dec 2005 10:40:17 -0500

I am virtually certain HOME FROM THE HILL was never released . Don't know
Anything about the others

> Hi all,
> I just sent the following report to the head of Reserves, about videos
> which I'm having difficulty finding. Any clue as to sources? The first
> one has to be a letterboxed dvd; the others can be videos or dvds.
> Any help will be greatly appreciated, as always!
> MM
> Minnelli: Home from the Hill (letterboxed dvd)
> ---Facets lists it as "no longer available" and Amazon as
> "not yet released." I've tried several sources, including out of print video
> dealers such as Movies Unlimited, without success.
> Aleinar et al: Africa in the New World: Salvador da Bahia, Brazil
> ---The only mention I can find of this video/dvd at all is
> in Trinity's catalogue. I wrote to my counterpart at Trin, but Mary tells
> me it is so old, she can't tell me where they acquired
> it. (She does wish us a Merry Christmas, though!)
> Brewer: Bahia, Africa in the Americas
> ---This video used to be available from the Extension
> Media Center at UC Berkeley. Alas, they no longer sell videos; their site
> says they will
> post the names of other distributors when
> available, but none is given for this title. I can't find it, new or used,
> anywhere else.
> (director?) Cuando o crisulo danca? (When blacks dance?), produced
> by Loes Producoes Artisticas e Culturais Ltda.
> ---I can't locate a copy anywhere, new or used.
> I have sent a query to the University of Miami about
> --- Levine: Faces of Slavery
> It was distributed by them in 1990, but I don't find any current sources
> for it, nor is it listed for sale on their site.
> Margery L. May
> Acquisitions Administrator
> Wesleyan University Library
> Acquisitions Department
> Olin Memorial Library
> Middletown, CT 06459
> 860-685-3834
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