David Koff was a bit difficult to track down, but about a year ago I did
manage to find him and the following was his e-mail then:
At 03:07 PM 10/8/99 -0700, you wrote:
> Dear Videolib folks:
> I am posting this for Myron Murakami. Reply to him directly.
>National Sales Manager
>P.O. Box 149
>Oley PA 19547
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Myron Murakami [SMTP:firstname.lastname@example.org]
> Sent: Thursday, October 07, 1999 7:06 PM
> To: email@example.com
> Subject: series "BLACK MAN'S LAND"
> Sorry to bother you but I hope you can help me. I am from the Media
> Library at California State University, Northridge and we are
> for the copyright holders of the series of films entitled "BLACK
> LAND - IMAGES OF COLONIALISM AND INDEPENDENCE IN KENYA", Anthony
> & David Koff filmmakers.
> We are currently in the process of replacing our 16mm collection
> VHS and retiring the film prints. We would like to find out whether
> this title is currently available in VHS and who is the distributor?
> If it is out of print, and since we purchased a 16mm copy, we would
> like permission to make one (1) VHS copy and retire the original
> from circulation? Our holdings would remain constant at one copy per
> title and we would maintain our university library & two
> way/point-to-point instructional video rights, as with our other
> Any information would be helpful.
> Please call me at (818) 677-2211, FAX me at (818) 677-7191 or e-mail
> at firstname.lastname@example.org
> If this has reached the wrong desk, could you forward it to the
> Thank you for your consideration.
> Myron Murakami
> Media Library, CSUN
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