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New Releases Calendar for February 5
- Bernie The Dolphin
- Better Start Running
- Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch
- The Girl In The Spider’s Web
- The Guilty
- John McEnroe: In the Realm of Perfection
- Letters from Baghdad
- A Private War
- The Sisters Brothers
What you’ll find in the January/February 2019 issue of Video Librarian:
New documentaries on the 1970s pioneer counterculture group TVTV, Sherpas in NYC, Syrian refugees, the UN sex abuse scandal, the Harry Potter magic exhibit, the future of ISIS, Pope Francis, Harriet Tubman, Jean-Michel Basquiat, and more. Plus, books into movies, anime, music/dance, and 75-plus movie and TV series reviews.
- On February 5, First Run Features is releasing the award-winning and crowd-pleasing documentary Hot to Trot (DVD: $24.95). Offering a deep-dive look inside the fascinating but little-known world of same-sex competitive ballroom dance, director Gail Freedman’s lively, poignant film follows…
- PBS Distribution has announced the upcoming release of Frontline: Documenting Hate (DVD: $24.99), slated for February 12. An in-depth, two-part investigation into today’s white supremacy groups in the U.S. and the violent attacks that have taken place as a result,…
- Kino Lorber has announced the March 5 DVD release of the critically-acclaimed documentary Of Fathers and Sons (DVD: $29.99), which was recently nominated for Best Documentary Feature for the 2019 Academy Awards. With a Blu-ray release to follow on April…
Jackie Chan Double-Bill, Jim Jarmusch Blu-ray Debuts, and Gillian Armstrong’s “My Brilliant Career” on Criterion’s April SlateThe Criterion Collection's April slate kicks off April 9 with two beloved Jim Jarmusch films: the minimalist 1984 masterpiece Stranger Than Paradise (Blu-ray: $39.95) and the 1991 taxicab odyssey Night on Earth (Blu-ray: $39.95), the latter starring Gena Rowlands, Winona Ryder, and Armin…
- Slated for release on March 12 is Divide and Conquer: The Story of Roger Ailes (DVD: $24.99), available from Magnolia Home Entertainment. Directed by Alexis Bloom, the documentary fuses the personal, the political, and the just plain surreal as it…
Bi-Weekly Selection Guide to Upcoming Releases for March 5 & February 26
- 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.
- Dark Hollow FilmsDark Hollow Films is a documentary distribution company committed to providing independent, intelligent and thought-provoking films to the educational community.
- 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.