RE: [Videolib] Verdun : Vision of History

Barbara Silberstein (BSilberstein@princetonlibrary.org)
Sun, 18 Nov 2007 16:48:47 -0500

Thank you Peter and Dennis
Barbara Silberstein

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From: owner-videolib@lists.berkeley.edu [mailto:owner-videolib@lists.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Dennis Doros
Sent: Saturday, November 17, 2007 8:59 PM
To: videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
Subject: Re: [Videolib] Verdun : Vision of History

It is a Gaumont title and Peter is right as always about the availability. It's been a best seller in France.
Dennis
Milestone Film & Video

On 11/17/07, Delin, Peter <delin@zlb.de> wrote:
> I have to add: it's not a 2 disc edition. Both versions, the German
> and the French one are the same 1 disc edition with different covers
> and booklets.
>
> Peter
>
> Peter Delin schrieb:
> > Dear Barbara,
> >
> > there is an excellent 2 disc edition published in France and Germany
> > with English subtitles/ NTSC/ no region code - so playable in the US:
> > http://www.absolutmedien.de/main.php?view=film&id=1163
> > http://www.dvdclassik.com/Critiques/verdun_visions_histoire.htm
> >
> > available from the usual mailorder shops:
> > http://www.amazon.de/Verdun-NTSC-Paul-Amiot/dp/B000MAH4A2
> > http://www4.fnac.com/Shelf/article.aspx?PRID=1886812
> > http://www.amazon.fr/Verdun-Visions-dhistoire-Albert-Prejean/dp/B000
> > ILZ89E/
> >
> > kind regards
> > Peter
> >
> > Zentral- und Landesbibliothek Berlin http://www.zlb.de/en/index.html
> > http://buecherei.netbib.de/coma/FilmSearch
> > http://buecherei.netbib.de/coma/Filmliteratur
> > http://dvdbiblog.wordpress.com/
> >
> >
> >
> > Barbara Silberstein schrieb:
> >> Question:
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Who has the rights in this country to the film Verdun: Vision of
> >> History, the film by director Léon Poirier (French, 1884-1968)
> >> which was recently shown at the MOMA in NY. Will it be available
> >> on DVD any time soon?
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Thank you.
> >>
> >>
> >>
> >> Barbara Silberstein
> >>
> >> Media Librarian
> >>
> >> 65 Witherspoon Street
> >>
> >> Princeton, NJ 08542
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Best,
Dennis Doros
Milestone Film & Video
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VIDEOLIB is intended to encourage the broad and lively discussion of issues relating to the selection, evaluation, acquisition,bibliographic control, preservation, and use of current and evolving video formats in libraries and related institutions. It is hoped that the list will serve as an effective working tool for video librarians, as well as a channel of communication between libraries,educational institutions, and video producers and distributors.

VIDEOLIB is intended to encourage the broad and lively discussion of issues relating to the selection, evaluation, acquisition,bibliographic control, preservation, and use of current and evolving video formats in libraries and related institutions. It is hoped that the list will serve as an effective working tool for video librarians, as well as a channel of communication between libraries,educational institutions, and video producers and distributors.