Re: [Videolib] Libraries' Role in Independent Film

Vicki Nesting (vnestin@bellsouth.net)
Fri, 03 Apr 2009 19:52:32 -0500

This also appears to be an advertisement and as such, should be posted
on videonews, not here on videolib.

My two cents worth,
Vicki

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Vicki Nesting
Assistant Director
St. Charles Parish Library
Luling, Louisiana
vnestin@bellsouth.net
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Kelly Dudzik wrote:

> Dear Library,
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> As an ALA Member, I understand the value of our libraries. I also
> understand that libraries are often seen (incorrectly) as being
> behind-the-times. As a filmmaker, I have been working to bring cutting
> edge independent films to libraries, including working with the
> award-winning Auburn Moon Agency to add libraries to their booking
> considerations. Now, with my own multi-award winning documentary, I
> wish to do that again.
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> An American Opera: The Greatest Pet Rescue Ever! is a visceral,
> operatic vision of what happened to the pet owners of New Orleans who
> were forced to evacuate after Hurricane Katrina without their beloved
> pets and the volunteers who came from all over the world to help.
> America suffered its worst domestic animal crisis in history when tens
> of thousands of animals were left to perish in neighborhoods all
> across the gulf. This heartfelt story follows the pets, vets, owners,
> officials, rescuers, and adopters of animals as they work through the
> chaos to do what is right, only to discover not everyone is working
> toward the same goal!
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> You can check out www.AnAmericanOpera.com
> <http://www.anamericanopera.com/> for trailers and press kits for An
> American Opera: The Greatest Pet Rescue Ever!
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> I am looking to screen at your library as a one night special event.
> The event will feature An American Opera and a filmmaker Q and A.
> There is an affordable fee based on a sliding scale depending on how
> many 'book on block.'
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> I hope you will join me in this endeavor to make libraries a safe
> haven for independent filmmakers and leaders in independent film
> distribution by being a part of the Rescue Party National Tour.
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> I am looking forward to speaking with you soon. You can contact me
> through my Project Development Executive as she is handling our bookings:
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> Kelly Dudzik
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> Project Development Executive
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> kelly.dudzik@mansmilingmovingpictures.com
> <mailto:kelly.dudzik@mansmilingmovingpictures.com>
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> 734.562.2396
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> Cheers,
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> Tom McPhee
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> Producer, Director
>
> Man Smiling Moving Pictures
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> www.anamericanopera.com <http://www.anamericanopera.com/>
> www.mansmilingmovingpictures.com
> <http://www.mansmilingmovingpictures.com/>
>
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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.