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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 3:10 pm 
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Looks like half of those have already been snapped up.


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 3:13 pm 
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I know I did some snapping (only two film in three interest me so I didn't bother).


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 3:16 pm 
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But they look so nice all lined up together--blue, white, red. Uh, just like the Polish flag 8-[


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Jul 25, 2017 3:24 pm 
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I can go without blood as long as Second Run is around.


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PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 10:57 am 

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Announcing Milestone’s
“Dog Days of Summer” Sale!

Does August 2017 have you dog tired? Whether it is the heat, the news, or just the end-of-summer blues, why not banish those doldrums with a few timeless cinema masterpieces?

During Milestone’s sale, many of our most popular DVDs are just $10–$15 and select Blu-rays are selling for $20!

Check it out now — the sale starts Monday August 7 and ends Monday August 21.

Browse Our Summer Sale at https://milestonefilms.com/collections/2017-dog-days-of-summer-sale-1


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 12:15 pm 
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Oh wow, the Early Russian Cinema set for only $100!


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 1:54 pm 
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The Lionel Rogosin and Shirley Clarke blus are half off! Never heard of John Canemaker but those look very interesting.


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 2:38 pm 

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John Canemaker is not only a dear friend, but the entire animation world's. He is an Oscar-award winning animator as well as film historian and NYU professor. He's done half of Disney classic films' commentary tracks with Leonard Maltin doing the other half. (An exaggeration, but close enough.) His books on Winsor McCay, Felix the Cat and many Disney animators are just spectacular. He has done animation for the songs of John Lennon as well as The World According to Garp. But his own indie animation is even better!

His blog site is http://animatedeye.johncanemaker.com/about/


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Mon Aug 07, 2017 3:31 pm 
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I cannot recommend the Shirley Clarke films enough, having been fortunate enough to catch the 35mm restorations of each one of then when they played in Los Angeles. I'm going to order Ornette: Made in America this week and can't stress enough what an incredible portrait it is of one of the greatest artists of the 20th century. I also love Portrait of Jason , a film that's equal parts hilarious, heartbreaking, and uncomfortable and captures a particular kind of queerness that seemed to be undocumented then. It's a film that I think about a lot and captures that beautiful mix of documentary and imposed narrative that wasn't captured again until Abaas Kiarostami's Close-Up.


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:22 pm 
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Are the Clarke and Rogosin dvd/blu editions digipaks?


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:24 pm 
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The BD editions are all packaged in standard-width BD cases.


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Aug 08, 2017 2:58 pm 

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Jean-Luc Garbo wrote:
Are the Clarke and Rogosin dvd/blu editions digipaks?



Sorry, no. They are DVD or Blu-ray, but they are not packaged together.


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Mon Aug 14, 2017 2:46 pm 
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For every DVD or Blu-ray sold on the Milestone website starting now through the end of 2017, Milestone will donate $1 to the
Southern Poverty Law Center
to help support its efforts to “monitor hate groups and other extremists throughout the United States and expose their activities to the public, the media and law enforcement.”


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 8:12 pm 
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drdoros wrote:
You're right -- Charlotte's a rare town for us to play our films. Do you have a favorite art theatre you would recommend?


Dennis, do you ever show your films in the Boston area? There are three that I can think of that would show your caliber of movies: Kendall Square Cinema in Cambridge, West Newton Cinema in Newton, and Coolidge Corner Theater in Brookline.


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 8:33 pm 

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cpetrizzi wrote:
drdoros wrote:
You're right -- Charlotte's a rare town for us to play our films. Do you have a favorite art theatre you would recommend?


Dennis, do you ever show your films in the Boston area? There are three that I can think of that would show your caliber of movies: Kendall Square Cinema in Cambridge, West Newton Cinema in Newton, and Coolidge Corner Theater in Brookline.


You forgot The Brattle Theater


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Sat Aug 19, 2017 9:09 pm 

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We show a lot at the Brattle, the Harvard Film Archive and the Museum of Fine Arts. The Coolidge sometimes plays our films.


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 9:52 pm 
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Any update on when Rocco and His Brothers is now due? TCM ran the restored version with a Milestone logo, yesterday morning. A hopeful sign, perhaps.

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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Tue Nov 07, 2017 10:18 pm 

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Yes, I have a date in mind, the bonus features and feature at the lab and the cover almost done. However, it will be early next year!


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 Post subject: Re: Milestone
PostPosted: Wed Nov 08, 2017 9:08 am 

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I just watched it on Filmstruck a few nights ago and that has a Milestone logo as well. Was that the restoration? (It looked pretty good).


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