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Dear New Day Digital Customer,
We're pleased to announce that our New Day Digital streaming platform has been integrated with the New Day Films website and you will now be able to access your films at www.newday.com. With this upgrade in place, there will no longer be a separate New Day Digital platform. You will now be able to purchase and stream our films directly through the New Day Films site, and you'll also be able to purchase DVDs from the same film page. We look forward to hearing your feedback on the new fully integrated site.

All of the existing licenses that you have purchased through your New Day Digital account will continue to be operational, but to access your account on the integrated site you will have to reset your password. To reset your password, please go to www.newday.com, click on LOGIN, click on Request New Password, Enter your email address and click on Email New Password. You will receive an email with a link to reset your password.

Once you have logged in and changed your password, you can view your purchased films by going to:

  1. My Account > Orders
  2. Click on an Order Number
  3. Click on a Title

Select Licensee Tools to view all your licensed films and to see your purchase and expiration dates. Here you will also find your new streaming links for institutional use.

We want to make this upgrade as smooth as possible for you, so please don't hesitate to contact us with any questions you may have. If you have any general questions regarding our new service, please contact Karen Knox (orders@newday.com). For technical support, please contact Andrea Debellis (support@cminyla.com).

Best regards and thank you for your patience,
The New Day Steering Committee

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The Collector of Bedford Street

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The Collector of Bedford Street is an Academy Award nominated short documentary that follows the filmmaker's 60 year old neighbor, Larry Selman, a community activist and fundraiser who has an intellectual disability.  Every year, Larry collects thousands of dollars for charities while living at the poverty line. When Larry’s primary caregiver becomes unable to care for him, his New York City neighborhood community rallies together to protect his independent lifestyle by establishing an adult trust fund in his behalf.

The Collector of Bedford Street is “the feel good movie of the year” (Hollywood Reporter) that simultaneously “achieved more than the countless professional speeches I have ever given on inclusive communities” (Doreen Croser, ED American Association on Mental Retardation).  Critics rave that “you won’t find a sweeter 34 minutes on TV this year” (US News and World Report) while academics and professionals declare that the film is “an absolute "must buy/must show/must discuss" in colleges and universities” (Rud Turnbull, co-director of the Beach Center on Disability at the University of Kansas).

Director Alice Elliott’s film is a rare treat: it is as heartwarming as it is instructive; as thought-provoking as it is touching; as enlightening as it is inspiring. As the LA Times calls it, it is a “socially conscious celebration of the human spirit."

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All our streaming films implement a technology known as Bitrate Switching. This means that while viewing your purchased films, the optimal streaming experience is determined by the quality of your internet connection and the size of the player being used. This is done automatically by the website, and needs no settings or adjustment from you.