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- Ash Is Purest White
- Fast Color
- Little Woods
- Scary Stories
- Teen Sprit
What you’ll find in the July/August 2019 issue of Video Librarian:
New documentaries on avant-garde flamenco dancer Rocío Molina, former Trump advisor Steve Bannon, the 2017 Charlottesville riot, fighting wildfires, a Southern gay couple’s dog rescue operation, saving canceled TV shows, and more. Plus, books into movies, anime, music/dance, and 70-plus movie and TV series reviews.
- PBS recently released the Frontline documentary The Abortion Divide (DVD: $24.99), which offers a window into the sometimes difficult and deeply personal choices women face with unplanned pregnancy. With intimate access, the film follows women struggling with unplanned pregnancies, doctors…
- Cinema Libre is releasing Creating Woodstock (DVD: $19.99) on July 30. With the future of the highly anticipated Woodstock 50 music festival unclear, a younger generation may not know that the original “Three Days of Peace and Music” were also…
John Waters's “Polyester,” Chaplin’s “The Circus,” Ernst Lubitsch, and More on Criterion Collection’s September SlateThe Criterion Collection's September slate kicks off September 3 with a 4K Blu-ray restoration of Marco Bellocchio's provocative 1965 Italian-language debut Fists in the Pocket (Blu-ray: $39.95), which follows a young man who takes drastic measures to rid his grotesquely…
- Virgil Films & Entertainment is releasing Clarence Clemons: Who Do I Think I Am? (DVD: 2 discs, $24.95), slated for August 13. An intimate portrait of one of the most famous saxophone players in the world, Clarence Clemons—known as “Big Man”…
- On June 4, HBO Home Video released Say Her Name: The Life and Death of Sandra Bland. On July 10, 2015, a politically engaged 28-year-old African American woman from Chicago was arrested for a traffic violation in a small Texas…
Bi-Weekly Selection Guide to Upcoming Releases for August 6 & July 30
- Criterion CollectionThe Criterion Collection is a continuing series of important classic and contemporary films, dedicated to preserving the greatest films from around the world in editions offering the highest technical quality and award-winning, original supplements.
- EPF MediaEPF Media is a distributor and producer of innovative documentaries from around the world that educate and raise awareness of social issues, cultures and the arts. EPF Media is committed to releasing films that inspire people and bring positive change to our communities.
- Film MovementFilm Movement distributes award-winning independent and foreign films--from new prizewinners out of top festivals, to thought-provoking documentaries, to classics by famed auteurs.
- First Run FeaturesFounded in 1979, First Run Features is one of the largest independent theatrical, home media and educational distributors in the United States, with over 400 titles in its library.
- Midwest TapeWe’re Midwest Tape, a library-trusted, 30-year provider of physical media/services; hoopla, our library-exclusive digital service, providing mobile/online video, music and books; and, Dreamscape, our in-house publishing arm.
- NCircle EntertainmentNCircle Entertainment is committed to providing Entertainment that Educates! NCircle’s award-winning children's DVDs offer entertainment designed to educate, excite, and engage your little one! www.NCircleEntertainment.com
- Oscilloscope LaboratoriesLaunched in 2008 by Adam Yauch (MCA of Beastie Boys), Oscilloscope Laboratories distributes unique independent films in theaters, on DVD, Blu-Ray, online streaming, and via osmosis.
- Passion River FilmsSince 1998, Passion River Films has been devoted to acquiring, distributing and representing unique independent films and documentaries. Visit us at www.passionriver.com.
- Strand ReleasingStrand Releasing, now entering its 26th year of distribution with over 300 films in its library, is committed to quality with director-driven U.S. and International features and documentaries.
- Vision VideoOffering quality wholesome videos: family, historical, inspirational and Christian programs. Over 1,900+ titles and growing. Order online and save. Satisfaction guaranteed.