Re: El Topo &/or Border Town

Jessica (jesskino@redconnect.net)
Wed, 3 Nov 1999 10:24:48 -0800 (PST)

you can not make a copy but it would be a good idea to have a multi-system
player for this type of situation. I realize that academics find it
inconvenient to have to roll in a special player but it is not THAT
difficult.

Jessica
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>From: Susan Albrecht <albrechs@wabash.edu>
>To: Multiple recipients of list <videolib@library.berkeley.edu>
>Subject: Re: El Topo &/or Border Town
>Date: Wed, Nov 3, 1999, 5:31 PM
>

>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>
>> phone: 800-331-6197
>> fax: 773-929-5437
>>
>> 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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