Thanks Tinetta! Very helpful! On 5/2/10, Tinnetta Cooper <Lilheart@xxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: > I received this message from an NFB mailing list and thought I'd > share it with all of you. > Subject: Described Movies, New Resources > > WGBH's Media Access Group, home to the Descriptive Video Service (DVSR) > debuts two new resources today for fans of described movies. Both can be > reached via a new, easy-to-remember Web site address: > www.describedmovies.org > > 1. DVS on DVD > This page of our site has been updated to enable description fans to learn > about mainstream DVD and Blu-ray discs that are available with audio > description, and provides a Amazon click through option which takes you > directly to the page of amazon.com to order the disc. The DVD and Blu-ray > discs listed on the page are available wherever discs are sold (online and > in stores), however clicking through our site to purchase your movies will > provide the Media Access Group with a small percentage of the sales revenue, > and helps support our efforts. > > (The hit comedy It's Complicated from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, > starring Meryl Streep, Alec Baldwin and Steve Martin debuted this week with > DVS on DVD and Blu-ray.) > > 2. Full List of DVS Movies > This page lists every movie we've described for television, cable, DVS Home > Video and DVS Theatrical (for movie theaters) since DVS debuted as a service > in 1990. We're at nearly 800 films! The list is sortable by movie title or > distributor (the company for which we originally described the film). Ask > for described versions of movies from your television, cable or satellite > provider, from movies by mail services and from Web sites which offer > streaming or downloadable movies. > > As always, > www.mopix.org > takes you to information about movies offered with > description in theaters equipped with Motion Picture Access systems. And > try > www.captionfish.com - > you can type in your zip code, set the search > filter for DVS and find the equipped theaters, described movies and > accessible showtimes near you. > > We like hearing from you, so please let us know what you think, and if you > have suggestions for making our pages more helpful. > > Thank you. > > The Media Access Group at WGBH > Boston - Los Angeles > access.wgbh.org > 617 300-3700 > access@xxxxxxxx > > _______________________________________________ > -- Lighthouse of the Big Bend Guiding People Through Vision Loss 3071 Highland Oaks Terrace Tallahassee, FL 32301 (850) 942-3658 www.lighthousebigbend.org Check out the TABI resource web page at http://acorange.home.comcast.net/TABI and please make suggestions for new material. if you'd like to unsubscribe you can do so through the freelists.org web interface, or by sending an email to the address tabi-request@xxxxxxxxxxxxx with the word "unsubscribe" in the subject.