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New Releases Calendar for November 13
- The Children Act
- Final Score
- Good Manners
- Heavy Trip
- Juliet, Naked
- Mile 22
- The Rape Of Recy Taylor
- We The Animals
What you’ll find in the November/December 2018 issue of Video Librarian:
New documentaries on the plight of Asian elephants, family paid leave, the Mayo Clinic, the Chinese Exclusion Act, Grace Jones, the Star-Spangled Banner, the disabled rights movement, Ted Williams, and more. Plus, books into movies, anime, music/dance, and 90-plus movie and TV series reviews.
- Director Greta Schiller is releasing No Dinosaurs in Heaven (DVD: $29.95), slated for release on December 4. Combining an examination of the problem posed by creationists who earn science education degrees only to advocate anti-scientific beliefs in the classroom and…
Murray, Belushi, Tomlin, Spielberg and Others in “TVTV” Video Makers Profile, Slated for Release November 20 from First Run FeaturesFirst Run Features will release TVTV: Video Revolutionaries (DVD: $24.99) on November 20. Featuring Bill Murray, John Belushi, Lily Tomlin, Hunter Thompson, Steven Spielberg, Bob Dylan, Goldie Hawn, and others, TVTV: Video Revolutionaries provides an insider’s look at Top Value Television,…
- Armageddon has never been so darkly funny as in The Atomic Café (DVD: $24.95, Blu-ray: $29.95), slated for release on December 4 from Kino Classics. Co-directed by Kevin Rafferty and Jayne Loader, the 1982 cult classic juxtaposes Cold War history,…
- Magnolia Home Entertainment is releasing the documentary Love, Gilda (DVD: $26.98) on January 1. In her own words, comedienne Gilda Radner (1946-89) reflects on her life and career in director Lisa D’Apolito’s documentary, which incorporates Radner’s recently discovered audiotapes and…
- First Run Features will release Quiet Heroes (DVD: $24.95) on December 11. In Salt Lake City, the religious monoculture severely complicated the AIDS crisis, where patients received no support from—or were cast into exile by—the political, religious, and medical communities. Further,…
Bi-Weekly Selection Guide to Upcoming Releases for December 4 & November 27
- 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.
- 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.