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Frederick Wiseman’s film, EX LIBRIS – The New York Public Library, goes behind the scenes of one of the greatest knowledge institutions in the world and reveals it as a place of welcome, cultural exchange and learning. With 92 locations throughout Manhattan, the Bronx and Staten Island, the library is committed to being a resource for all the inhabitants of this multifaceted and cosmopolitan city, and beyond. The New York Public Library exemplifies the deeply rooted American belief in the individual’s right to know and be informed. It is one of the most democratic institutions in America – everyone is welcome. The Library strives to inspire learning, advance knowledge and strengthen communities.
"Frederick Wiseman's next instant classic" - IndieWire
Purchase PricesPlease note: EX LIBRIS - The New York Public Library DVDs and Blu-rays are region-free, but we cannot ship to: Austria, China, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Spain, Switzerland, or Taiwan; and no institutional or public performance sales to the UK or Benelux countries. Please click here to contact a local distributor.
Educationalincludes public performance rights. For classroom use and university library collections.
DVD - $400.00
Blu-ray - $450.00
Libraries & Volunteer Organizationsincludes public performance rights for free screenings. For municipal libraries and primary/secondary schools.
DVD - $200.00
Blu-ray - $250.00
IndividualsDVD - $34.95
Blu-ray - $39.95
released 2017, 197 minutes
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