Re: El Topo &/or Border Town

Susan Albrecht (albrechs@wabash.edu)
Wed, 3 Nov 1999 09:32:24 -0800 (PST)

Wow, thanks. I had done a search of your website and didn't find a match for this. I think
I'm correct, though, that even if the PAL version is the only one available, we CAN'T just
make a copy which is playable on VHS machines? Am I right?

Susan

> Facets carries a PAL version of "El Topo" for $79.95. Please feel free to
> contact me if you have any questions.
>
> Sincerely,
>
> Brian McCaskill
> Facets Video
> <brian@facets.org>
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> At 07:36 AM 11/03/1999 -0800, you wrote:
> >Hello, all.
> >
> >I have been asked by a prof to try to track down two videos and am not
> having much luck.
> >The first is Alexandro (Alejandro) Jodorowsky's El Topo. The prof says he
> actually
> >watched this video and that the box said, "Distributed by Luminous Works."
> I haven't had
> >any luck finding this company or this video.
> >
> >The second is Archie Mayo's Border Town, originally produced in 1934. OCLC
> shows a
> >record of sorts, but I'm not sure a video version actually exists. Does
> anyone know??
> >
> >Susan
> >
> >Susan Albrecht
> >Library Acquisitions/Media Center Asst.
> >Wabash College Lilly Library
> >Crawfordsville, IN
> >albrechs@wabash.edu
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Susan Albrecht
Library Acquisitions/Media Center Asst.
Wabash College Lilly Library
Crawfordsville, IN
albrechs@wabash.edu
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