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New Releases Calendar for June 19
- Class Rank
- The Death of Stalin
- Double Lover
- Keep the Change
- Midnight Sun
- Pacific Rim: Uprising
- Paul, Apostle Of Christ
- The Workshop
What you’ll find in the May/June 2018 issue of Video Librarian:
New documentaries on the lives of a Philadelphia family, the 2017 Women’s March, Newtown and Orlando mass shootings, bugs as food, the history of black colleges, Putin, the Paris Opera, the ghoulish blood plasma industry, bird intelligence, and more. Plus, books into movies, anime, music/dance, and 75-plus movie and TV series reviews…
- Warner Bros. Home Entertainment has announced an October 30 release date for the 4K Ultra High Definition/Blu-ray release of Stanley Kubrick’s 2001: A Space Odyssey (4K/Blu-ray: $41.99), continuing the celebration of the film's 50th anniversary. Widely considered among the greatest films of the…
- Kino Lorber has announced the upcoming release of Bill Gunn's groundbreaking 1980 independent production Personal Problems (DVD: $19.95, Blu-ray: $29.95), slated for July 3. Actor and playwright Gunn teamed with novelist Ishmael Reed and poet Steve Cannon to produce a…
- First Run features is releasing American Socialist (DVD: $24.95) on July 3. Subtitled “The Life and Times of Eugene Victor Debs,” filmmaker Yale Strom's documentary traces history of American populism through an examination of the life and times of political…
"Scenes From a Marriage,“ "A Raisin in the Sun,” “My Man Godfrey,” and More on September Criterion Collection SlateThe Criterion Collection's September releases start September 4 with the Blu-ray debut of Ingmar Bergman’s Scenes from a Marriage (Blu-ray: 2 discs, $49.95), which chronicles the many years of love and turmoil that bind a couple (Liv Ullmann and Erland…
- On August 21, First Run Features will release Alone on the Island of the Blue Dolphins (DVD: $19.95). Every November, nearly half a million 4th graders read Scott O’Dell’s 1960 Newbery Medal-winning children’s story Island of the Blue Dolphins. For…
Bi-Weekly Selection Guide to Upcoming Releases for July 3 & June 26
- Action! Library Media ServiceOffering Approval plans, Physical Processing, and MARC records for purchases; handles credit card, PayPal, and prepayment-only vendors. Your One-Stop Shop for video collection.
- Baker & Taylor EntertainmentThe leading institutional distributor of all audio and video material, including video, DVD, and music audio from over 7,000 vendors.
- Breaking Glass PicturesWith over 300 titles, Breaking Glass Pictures focuses on cutting-edge Independent Festival titles, as well as documentary, horror/thriller/action genre films, and a dedicated LGBTQ focus.
- Dark Hollow FilmsDark Hollow Films is a documentary distribution company committed to providing independent, intelligent and thought-provoking films to the educational community.
- Dreamscape MediaDreamscape Media is a publishing company that specializes in book-based content for video and audiobook formats. Please visit our website for our latest video titles. www.dreamscapeab.com
- Films On DemandMultisubject streaming video subscriptions for all markets, offering unlimited access to thousands of educational programs, segmented into predefined clips, from top producers. Single-subject collections also available.
- Green Planet FilmsEstablished in 2003, Green Planet Films distributes nature and environmental films and program series that spotlights issues such as climate change, waste reduction/recycling, resource scarcity, food, water, energy, and highlights models for change. Visit www.greenplanetfilms.org
- Icarus FilmsIcarus Films is a leading distributor of independent films. Since 1978 the films in our collection have addressed areas of political, social and cultural concern.
- Kino Lorber EducationKino Lorber Education offers the best films available in Social Justice & Human Rights, Film Studies, Social Studies, Religion & Spirituality, and critically-acclaimed feature films.
- Music Box FilmsMusic Box Films is a distributor of award-winning feature and documentary films in the US and Canada across theatrical, digital and home entertainment platforms.
- National Media MarketConnecting librarians and educators with film producers and distributors of new educational media content and platforms for 40 years. NMM 2018 will be in Indianapolis, Indiana.