Re: Film search: 2 Maysles documentaries

Jim Glenn (jglenn@ucrac1.ucr.edu)
Tue, 20 Jul 1999 13:30:04 -0700 (PDT)

Marilyn,

For Gimme Shelter try October Films (800) 628-6237. Hope this helps.

Jim Glenn
Manager, Media Library
University of California, Riverside
JGlenn@pop.ucr.edu

At 01:08 PM 7/20/99 -0700, you wrote:
>I haven't been able to find sources for these 2 films. They're both listed
>in Facets video rentals, but our preference is to rent them as 16mm films.
>
>"Gimme Shelter" is a 1970 documentary/musical by the Maysles Brothers. It's
>about the Rolling Stones' 1969 tour. The production company was Maysles
>Films, and it was at one time distributed by 20th Century Fox.
>
>"Salesman" is another 1970 documentary by the Maysles Brothers. It's about
>"the daily struggles of a group of Bible salesmen, going door to door from
>New Jersey working class neighborhoods to Floridian trailer parks." The
>production company was Maysles Films.
>
>Any clues will be most welcome. Thanks in advance.
>
>Marilyn Huntley
>
>
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