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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2017 9:36 am 
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Or it's just the usual delays with an Academy set - I think the only ones to have made their original releases were Fassbinder and Allen, and those had the separate releases concurrent with the release. Assuming the November sets come out on time, though, that means we're getting four Academy boxes in November (plus the Suzuki set, which just as easily could have been one too)! I do not think you're wise to assume they're looking into adding some additional films as plenty of other sets have been delayed for almost always very boring distribution reasons.


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2017 11:52 am 

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Definitely, but I was just hoping. I just find it weird that considering Group Dziga Vertov made 7 films (8 if you count the reused footage for Here and Elsewhere), with one being included with Tout Va Bien, which leaves six films they made. I just find it weird they won't try hard to include Pravda and just have all the films in one box.
So this isn't going to change, but here is to hoping


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2017 11:59 am 
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I would think that trying happened before the initial announcement.


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2017 2:01 pm 

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I guess so, so as I said I was being hopeful and optimistic. Who owns the rights to Pravda


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PostPosted: Fri Sep 22, 2017 2:35 pm 
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swo17 wrote:
I would think that trying happened before the initial announcement.

Actually, I take this back. See discussion here.


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PostPosted: Thu Oct 19, 2017 6:51 pm 
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Delayed to 5 February


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 12:01 am 
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They've got to be going after Pravda with a delay that big


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PostPosted: Fri Oct 20, 2017 5:04 am 
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domino harvey wrote:
They've got to be going after Pravda with a delay that big


I'd love to think so, but a few Arrow boxsets ('Seijun Suzuki: The Early Years', 'Sacha Guitry: Four Films 1936-1938') have just suddenly altogether been pushed back several months, so I'm not getting my hopes up. I suspect they've just overstretched themselves, but who knows...


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 11:10 am 
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PostPosted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:45 pm 

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Not surprising, but this was their response on twitter about the (re)announcement:

"The date had to be changed to accommodate some (later-to-be-announced) very cool special features."


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PostPosted: Mon Nov 27, 2017 1:58 pm 
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But evidently not Pravda cool.


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:53 am 
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Another set delayed, here now for Feb 26th.


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PostPosted: Wed Nov 29, 2017 11:56 am 
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More like another delay for this set, the fourth by my count. It's the Gorin curse!


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:44 pm 
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Possible final specs are up on the Arrow website:

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High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition presentation of all films
Original uncompressed monaural audio
Optional English subtitles
A Conversation with JLG – Interview with Jean-Luc Godard from 2010 by Dominique Maillet and Pierre-Henri Gibert
Michael Witt on Godard, Gorin and the Dziga Vertov Group – Professor Witt, author of Jean-Luc Godard, Cinema Historian, takes an in-depth look at the films and filmmakers of this collection
“Schick After-Shave” – a 1971 commercial by Godard
Newly commissioned artwork by Scott Saslow
A 60-page full-colour booklet featuring a revised version of a lengthy essay by Michael Witt never before published in English; vintage texts by Godard appearing in English for the first time; archival interviews with Godard and Gorin; and a copious selection of stills from the films.


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PostPosted: Mon Dec 11, 2017 2:54 pm 
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Meant to post this a while back but on Craig Keller's instagram he seems to confirm that Pravda won't be included.


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PostPosted: Thu Dec 21, 2017 5:27 am 
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Current specs :

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High Definition Blu-ray (1080p) and Standard Definition presentation of all films
Original uncompressed monaural audio
Optional English subtitles
A Conversation with JLG – Interview with Jean-Luc Godard from 2010 by Dominique Maillet and Pierre-Henri Gibert
Michael Witt on Godard, Gorin and the Dziga Vertov Group – Professor Witt, author of Jean-Luc Godard, Cinema Historian, takes an in-depth look at the films and filmmakers of this collection
“Schick After-Shave” – a 1971 commercial by Godard
Newly commissioned artwork by Scott Saslow
A 60-page full-colour booklet featuring a revised version of a lengthy essay by Michael Witt never before published in English; vintage texts by Godard appearing in English for the first time; archival interviews with Godard and Gorin; and a copious selection of stills from the films.



Former specs :
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High-definition digital transfer
High-definition Blu-ray (1080p) and standard-definition DVD presentations
Original uncompressed monaural audio
Optional English subtitles
A conversation with JLG - Interview with Jean-Luc Godard from 2010 by Dominique Maillet and Pierre-Henri Gibert
100-page full-colour book containing English translations for the first time of writing by, and interviews with, Godard and Gorin, and more
More to be announced before release!


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