Re: [Videolib] LearMedia?

Jessica Rosner (jrosner@kino.com)
Wed, 22 Feb 2006 11:41:33 -0500

Wow this is one SERIOUS bootlegger
Luckily we now have an in house lawyer and I already spotted
Two of our titles ( Kar_Wai films)

I hope to find some nice studio titles to sic them on to

On 2/22/06 11:26 AM, "Susan Albrecht" <albrechs@wabash.edu> wrote:

> Um... er... is it kosher for me to ask whether a particular company out
> there is legit? :-) People can write to me offlist, rather than on, if
> they prefer, but I'm interested in knowing of any experiences y'all might
> have had with LearMedia. From their website [
> http://www.learmedia.ca/aboutvids.php ]:
>
>>>> All of the movies we offer on our website are unavailable via
> distributors of regular retail routes in North America and are part of the
> public domain. Our service is to offer digitally reproduced DVD and VHS
> replications of an original version (usually converted from PAL - European
> format), distributed with full-colour copies of the cover and label.
>
> The audio and picture quality is pretty much identical to the original
> version. Which, because we only offer older and discontinued titles, in a
> lot of cases cannot compete with the digital DVD quality of movies made
> today. However, we guarantee your satisfaction and are prepared to offer
> you a full refund (minus shipping) if you are unhappy in any way.
>
> We stand behind the quality of our professional conversions and digital
> reproductions. For every 1 person that was expecting audio and visual
> quality comparable to the DVDs commercially available today, we receive 100
> "thank you"s from people that are just happy to watch a movie that brings
> back great memories.<<<
>
> Anyone have comments to share?
>
> TIA,
> Susan at Wabash
>
>
> Susan Albrecht
> Acquisitions Coordinator
> Wabash College Lilly Library
> Crawfordsville, IN
> x6216
> albrechs@wabash.edu
>
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Jessica Rosner
Kino International
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