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RECENT LIBRARY VIDEO ACQUISITIONS by classification number-- February 2014


Classification numbers:

A - general
B - philosophy, psychology, religion
C - biography
D - history
E - history - United States
F - history - individual states, other North American countries
G - anthropology and geography
H - business and economics
J - political science
K - law
L - education
M - music
N - art
P - literature and film
Q - sciences
R - medicine
S - agriculture
T - engineering and technology
U - military science
V - naval science
W - medicine (NLM classification)
Z - library science

(Word searches can be made using the "Edit/ Find in Page" feature of Netscape.)

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Voodoo secrets [videorecording] / produced by Indigo Films for History Television Network Productions ; producer/writer, Paul Sauer.
[New York] : History Channel : Distributed in the U.S. by New Video, [2006].
Explores voodoo's origins and mythology, events attributed to its influence, and the many ways in which this ancient faith is kept alive in various parts of the world today
BL2490 .V67 2005B.
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A thunder-being nation [videorecording] : the Oglala Lakota of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation / Roaring Fire Films presents ; a film by Steven Lewis Simpson ; associate producer, Dr. John Hunter.
[Great Britain] : Roaring Fire Films, [2012].
A documentary made over 13 years, charting the history and contemporary life of the Oglala Lakota of Pine Ridge Indian Reservation
E99.O3 T488 2012B.
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White like me / a Media Education Foundation production ; produced & directed by Scott Morris ; written by Tim Wise, Scott Morris, Jeremy Earp.
Northampton, Mass. : Media Education Foundation, [2013]. IMPRINT = 2013.
Based on the work of Tim Wise, reassesses the American ideals of meritocracy and claims that we've entered a post-racial society. Offers a look back at the race-based white entitlement programs that built the American middle class, and argues that our failure as a society to come to terms with this legacy of white privilege continues to perpetuate racial inequality and race- driven political resentments today
E185.615 .W485 2013B.
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Paralelo 10 [videorecording] = 10th parallel / presented by Petrobras ; produao executiva, Beth Formaggini ; produao executivo de finalizaao, Marcos Guttmann ; direao e roteiro Silvio Da-Rin.
[Brooklyn, NY] : Icarus Films, [2011].
Documents 21 days on the Envira River along Brazil's border with Peru, as Jos Carlos Meirelles (a National Indian Foundation of Brazil frontiersman) and anthropologist Txai Terri de Aquino negotiate with established indigenous communities and face down traffickers and squatters invading the area. Reveals the complex issues at stake in FUNAI's policy on isolated tribes
F2519.3.S58 P37 2011B.
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Brooklyn castle [videorecording] / Producers Distribution Agency presents ; a Rescued Media production, in association with Indelible Marks and Chicken & Egg Pictures ; producers, Katie Dellamaggiore, Nelson Dellamaggiore, Brian Schulz ; directed by Katie Dellamaggiore.
[Los Angeles, Calif.] : Millennium Entertainment, [2013].
I.S.318 is an inner-city school where more than 65 percent of students are from homes with incomes below the federal poverty level, that also happens to have the best, most winning junior high school chess team in the country. The film follows the challenges these kids face in their personal lives as well as on the chessboard
GV1438 .B76 2013.
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The crash reel / HBO Docementary Films ; written by Pedro Kos and Lucy Walker ; produced by Julian Cautherley and Lucy Walker ; directed by Lucy Walker.
Fort Mill, SC : Phase 4 Films, [2014?]. IMPRINT = ?2014.
The epic rivalry between half-pipe legends Kevin Pearce and Shaun White is documented in this exhilarating ride into the world of extreme snowboarding. With both practicing more and more breathtaking and dangerous tricks leading up to the Vancouver Winter Olympics, everything suddenly changes for Kevin when a horrific crash leaves him fighting for his life. When he recovers, all he wants to do is get on his snowboard again, even though medics and family fear it could kill him
GV857.S57 C7374 2014.
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Peege [videorecording] / David Knapp in association with Bedford Productions presents ; Kleiser-Knapp Productions ; a film by Randal Kleiser ; written and directed by Randal Kleiser ; produced by David Knapp and Leonard S. Berman.
St. Louis, MO : Phoenix Learning Group, Inc., 2003.
A young man is able to communicate with his blind and helpless grandmother
HQ1061 .P44 1973B.
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Who's counting? [videorecording] : Marilyn Waring on sex, lies & global economics / produced by Studio B, the National Film Board of Canada ; produced by Kent Martin ; directed by Terre Nash.
Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, [1995].
Waring challenges the myths of objective economic policy by questioning why the unpaid work of women isn't counted in the gross domestic product (using the Philippines as an example), why there are no negative costs in the national accounts for damage to the environment, and why only the market economy counts
HQ1381 .W56 1995B.
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Imposter (Motion picture : 2012). TITLE = The imposter [videorecording] / A&E Indiefilms, Film4 and Channel 4 present ; a Raw production, in association with Red Box Films and Passion Pictures ; directed by Bart Layton ; produced by Dimitri Doganis ; co-producer, Poppy Dixon.
Universal City, Calif. : Distributed by Vivendi Entertainment, [2012].
In 1994, a thirteen-year-old boy disappeared without a trace from San Antonio, Texas. Three-and-a-half years later, he is found alive and well thousands of miles away in Europe. He tells a story of kidnap and torture when he returns. While his family is excited to bring him home, all is not quite as it seems. Is the boy really who he claims to be, or is he an imposter giving the family false hope for their child's return
HV6761.F82 B68 2012X.
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The house I live in / Charlotte Street Films presents a film by Eugene Jarecki ; an Edgewood Way production ; a co-production of BBC Storyville/ITVS/ ZDF ; produced in association with NHK Japan, SBS-TV Australia, Louverture, Al Jazeera Documentary Channel, VPRO ; produced by Eugene Jarecki, Melinda Shopsin ; written and directed by Eugene Jarecki.
New York : Virgil Films, [2013]. IMPRINT = ?2013.
For over 40 years, the War on Drugs has accounted for more than 45 million arrests, made America the world's largest jailer, and damaged poor communities. Yet for all that, drugs are cheaper, purer, and more available today than ever before. Filmed in more than 20 states, it captures heart- wrenching stories from individuals at all levels, the dealer to grieving mother, the narcotics officer to the senator, the inmate to the federal judge, revealing profound human rights implications
HV5825 .H68 2013.
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La traviata [videorecording] / music, Giuseppe Verdi ; libretto, Francesco Maria Piave ; an Accent Films B.V. production in association with RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana ; produced by Tarak Ben Ammar ; written, designed and directed by Franco Zeffirelli.
Universal City, CA : Universal Home Video, c1999.
Made expressly for film, tells the story of a beautiful courtesan dying of consumption and her love for a poor nobleman
M1500.V48 T52 1982B.
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Puccini Madama Butterfly [videorecording] / staged and directed by Jean- Pierre Ponnelle.
New York, NY : Universal Classics Group, 2005.
The pathos of this heart-rending story about a sweet-natured Japanese girl and the caddish American naval lieutenant who marries then deserts her has seldom been conveyed with such emotional directness. In his sumptuous filming of Puccini's opera, director Jean-Pierre Ponnelle uses an array of cinematic effects to evoke the protagonists' irreconcilably separate lives and worlds. As Butterfly, Mirella Freni is unbearably moving in one of the finest performances of her career, while Plaacido Domingo makes Lt. Pinkerton a more sympathetic figure than usual
M1500.P83 M33 2005.
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Under African skies [videorecording] / an A&E Indie Films presentation in association with Sony Music Entertainment ; Legacy Recording ; a @Radical Media production ; a Joe Berlinger film ; produced by Jon Kamen, Justin Wilkes ; produced and directed by Joe Berlinger.
New York : Distrubted by Sony Music Entertainment, c2012.
Paul Simon returns to South Africa to remember and reconnect with the people, places, and music of his Graceland tour 25 years ago. Looks at the political and social climates both then and now, as well as the role of the artist in society
ML420.S563 U53 2012B.
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Midnight (Motion picture : 1939). TITLE = Midnight [videorecording] / a Paramount picture ; directed by Michael Leisen ; screen play by Charles Brackett and Billy Wilder ; produced by Arthur Hornblow, Jr.
Universal City, CA : Universal Studios Home Entertainment, [c2008].
A penniless showgirl, impersonating a Hungarian countess, quickly adapts to her new lifestyle with the help of an aristocrat. But she finds herself falling in love with yet another poor man
PN1995.9.C55 M5365448 2008.
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Soylent green (Motion picture). French & English. TITLE = Soylent green [videorecording] / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ; produced by Walter Seltzer and Russell Thacher ; directed by Richard Fleischer ; screenplay by Stanley R. Greenberg.
[United States] : Turner Entertainment Co. : Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2007].
Charlton Heston plays a cop in this science-fiction horror story. The setting is New York in the year 2022, teeming with 40 million citizens, most of whom are out of work. Environmental erosion is almost complete and voluntary death is encouraged by government-sponsored clinics. For their food, the people have grown to rely on a wafer-like substance called soylent. As Heston investigates the murder of a magnate in the dictatorial Soylent Company, he comes face to face with the hideous truth about the secret ingredient of "Soylent Green.
PN1997 .S695 2007.
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Synecdoche, New York [videorecording] / Sony Pictures Classics ; Sidney Kimmel Entertainment presents ; a Likely Story, Projective Testing Service, Russia, Inc. production ; executive producers, William Horberg, Bruce Toll, Ray Angelic ; produced by Anthony Bregman, Charlie Kaufman, Spike Jonze, Sidney Kimmel ; written and by directed by Charlie Kaufman.
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Classics : Distributed by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2009.
A theater director whose life is falling apart creates a mock-up of Manhattan in a warehouse and constructs lives for his assembled cast. Steadily blurring the line between the play and reality, he pushes the limits of his relationships until a change in creative direction arrives with a celebrated actress
PN1997.2 .S973 2008B.
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Born losers [videorecording] / American International ; Samuel Z. Arkoff and James H. Nicholson present ; written by James Lloyd ; produced by Don Henderson ; directed by T.C. Frank.
[S.l.] : Billy Jack Enterprises ; Chatsworth, Cali. : (Packaging) Image Entertainment, c2009.
The mysterious loner/ex-marine Billy Jack single-handedly battles a rampaging bunch of rough bikers in a sleepy little California community. First in the "Billy Jack" series of films
PN1997 .B6797528 1969B.
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The trial of Billy Jack [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Taylor-Laughlin Distribution Co. presentation ; screenplay by Frank Christina, Delores Taylor ; produced by Joe Cramer ; directed by Frank Laughlin.
[S.l.] : Billy Jack Enterprises ; Chatsworth, Cali. : (Packaging) Image Entertainment, Inc., c2009.
Billy Jack is put on trial for two killings he committed in self-defense while protecting the Freedom School from small-town Arizona bigots. He is convicted and sent to prison, but the Freedom School thrives under Jean Roberts. When Billy Jack is paroled for good behavior, he returns home to explore his tribal spiritual heritage just as the school comes under fire from local officials. Third of four Billy Jack films
PN1997 .T75 1974B.
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Billy Jack goes to Washington [videorecording] / Taylor-Laughlin Distribution Co. presents ; written by Frank and Teresa Christina ; produced by Frank Capra Jr. ; directed by T.C. Frank.
[S.l.] : Billy Jack Enterprises ; Chatsworth, Calif. : (Packaging) Image Entertainment, Inc., c2009.
Billy Jack is appointed as the junior Senator from Arizona in 1976. Arriving in Washington, he discovers that the respected senior Senator from Arizona and a business tycoon are secretly planning to build a nuclear plant in the pristine Arizona landscape. Fourth of four Billy Jack films
PN1997 .B54455 1977B.
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Go West [videorecording] / Joseph M. Schenck presents a Metro-Goldwyn production ; written and directed by Buster Keaton ; scenario, Raymond Cannon.
New York : Kino on Video ; [S.l.] : Image Entertainment, c1999.
In Go West, a hapless young man, heeding the expansionist call of Horace Greeley, idealistically hops a freight train to meet his destiny. The scarecrow follows the unhealthy competition between roommates vying for the attentions of a young lady. In The paleface, Buster helps a Native American tribe defend their land from greedy developers
PN1997 .G5643 1920B.
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Billy Jack [videorecording] / National Student Film Corporation presents ; produced by Mary Rose Solti ; directed by T.C. Frank ; screenplay by Frank and Teresa Christina.
Chatsworth, CA : Image Entertainment, [2009].
Billy Jack, an ex-Green Beret "half-breed", is driven to action when a desert school is victimized by thugs
PN1997 .B5445 1971B.
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Okno v Parizh [videorecording] = Window to Paris / rezhisser IUri Mamin pri uchastii Arkadiia Tigaia ; avtory stsenariia, IUri Mamin i Arkadi Tiga ; prodiusery, Ge Seligman, Lavrenti mrashvili.
[Russia?] : Bomba Piter, Inc., c2009. IMPRINT = Mamin, IUri.
A young musician discovers a magic window which takes him and his friends from his rundown Russian apartment to the streets of Paris
PN1997 .O368 1994C.
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Zoot suit (Motion picture). TITLE = Zoot suit [videorecording] / a Universal picture ; a Luis Valdez film ; a Center Theatre Group, Mark Taper Forum presentation ; written for the screen by Luis Valdez ; produced by Peter Burrell ; directed by Luis Valdez.
Universal City, CA : Universal, [2003].
Lawyers seek justice for a group of Mexican-Americans being sent to prison. Based on the Sleepy Lagoon murder case and the zoot suit riots of 1940's Los Angeles
PN1997 .Z66 2003.
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Innocents (Motion picture : 1961). TITLE = The innocents [videorecording] / Twentieth Century-Fox presents ; Jack Clayton's production of ; additional scenes & dialogue by John Mortimer ; screenplay by William Archibald and Truman Capote ; produced and directed by Jack Clayton.
Beverly Hills, Calif. : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, c2005.
"Set in nineteenth-century England, this gothic ghost story centers around a governess taking care of two orphans in a foreboding Victorian mansion. As eerie apparitions appear and the children's behavior becomes strange, the governess begins to wonder about the fate of the previous governess and her sadistic lover. Could it be that their restless spirits are trying to corrupt the innocence of the children, or is this 'haunting' a product of her own fears and imagination?"--Container
PN1997 .I55 2005.
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Phantom canyon [videorecording] : a true story / animation, direction, screenplay, Stacey Steers.
2006.
Animated handmade collages incorporating figures from Eadweard Muybridge's Human and animal locomotion explore a woman's fantastical journey through memories
PN1995.9.E96 P483 2006B.
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Night hunter [videorecording] / animation, collages, screenplay, Stacey Steers.
[Boulder, Colo. : Stacey Steers], 2011.
"In this handmade film, composed of more than four thousand collages, the actress Lillian Gish is seamlessly appropriated from silent-era cinema and plunged into a new and haunting role. Night Hunter evokes a disquieting dreamscape, drawn from allegory, myth, and archetype."--staceysteers.com
PN1995.9.E96 N547 2011B.
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On the waterfront [videorecording] / director, Elia Kazan.
[United States] : Image Entertainment, [2013].
Charts the deepening moral crisis of a prizefighter-turned-longshoreman as he must choose whether to remain loyal to the mob-connected union boss and his gangster brother as the authorities close in on them in an emotional tale of individual failure and institutional corruption
PN1997 .O515 1954B.
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The way way back / Fox Searchlight Pictures presents a Sycamore Pictures, Walsh Company, OddLot Entertainment production in association with What Just Happened Productions ; produced by Kevin J. Walsh, Tom Rice ; written and directed by Nat Faxon & Jim Rash.
Beverly Hills, Calif.: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, 2013.
Shy 14-year-old Duncan goes on summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and her boyfriend's daughter. Having a rough time fitting in, Duncan finds an unexpected friend in Owen, manager of the Water Wizz water park
PN1997.2 .W398 2013B.
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The hunt / Magnolia Pictures and Zentropa Entertainment present ; written by Thomas Vinterberg & Tobias Lindholm ; producers, Sisse Graum J?rgensen & Morten Kaufmann ; director, Thomas Vinterberg ; produced by Zentropa Entertainment in co-production with Film Veast and Zentropa International Sweden.
Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2013].
Lucas is a former school teacher who has been forced to start over having overcome a tough divorce and the loss of his job. Just as things are starting to go his way, his life is shattered when an untruthful remark throws his small community into a collective state of hysteria. As the lie spreads, Lucas is forced to fight a lonely fight for his life and dignity
PN19972.2 .H86 2013.
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Fruitvale Station / TWC ; a Significant production ; written and directed by Ryan Coogler ; produced by Nina Yang Bongiovi, Forest Whitaker.
Beverly Hills, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2014].
A drama centered on the tragic shooting of a vibrant 22-year-old Bay Area father who was senselessly gunned down by BART officers on New Year' Day in 2009, and whose murder sent shockwaves through the nation after being captured on camera by his fellow passengers
PN1997.2 .F785 2013B.
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Mother of George / [directed by Andrew Dosunmu].
New York, NY : Oscilloscope Laboratories, [2014].
Following their joyous wedding, a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn are unable to have a child, which devastates their family and puts the wife in conflict with the traditions of her heritage and more the progressive Western womenhood around her
PN1997.2 .M73 2013B.
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Museum hours / Little Magnet Films, Gravity Hill, KGP Kranzelbinder Gabriele Production ; produced by Paolo Calamita, Jem Cohen, Gabriele Kranzelbinder ; written and directed by Jem Cohen.
New York, NY : Cinema Guild, [2013?]. IMPRINT = ? 2013.
When a Vienna museum guard befriends an enigmatic visitor, the grand Kunsthistorisches Art Museum becomes a mysterious crossroads which sparks explorations of their lives, the city, and the ways artworks reflect and shape the world
PN1997.2 .M887 2013.
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Thief [videorecording] / United Artists Corporation, Metro-Goldwyn- Mayer; produced by Jerry Bruckheimer and Ronnie Caan ; executive producer, Michael Mann ; directed by Michael Mann ; screen story and screenplay by Michael Mann.
[Irvington, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, 2014.
A safecracker planning to retire after a last diamond heist is caught between Chicago organized crime families and corrupt police
PN1997 .T4267 1981B.
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You will be my son / directed by Gilles Legrand.
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014?]. IMPRINT = New York, NY : distributed by Cohen Media Group. IMPRINT = ?2014.
Paul de Marseul is the passionate, demanding proprietor of his prestigious family wine estate. But he has no faith in his son, Martin, who works at the vineyard. Paul dreams of a harder-working, successful son. A dream that one day seemingly materializes when he meets Philip, the son of his dying estate manager. Can Paul turn against his own blood and turn Philip into the rightful heir of his family estate
PN1997.2 .Y68 2014.
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The artist and the model / Cohen Media Group ; directed by Fernando Trueba.
[United States] : E one entertainment, [2014?]. IMPRINT = ?2014.
Summer of 1943. In occupied France, not far from the Spanish border, a famous old sculptor, who is tired of life and wars, finds the desire to work again on his last masterpiece when a beautiful young Spanish girl comes knocking after escaping a refugee camp in the South of France
PN1997.2 .A78578 2014.
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Gravity / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; an Esperanto Filmoj/Heyday Films production ; an Alfonso Cuarn film ; written by Alfonso Cuarn & Jons Cuarn ; produced by Alfonso Cuarn, David Heyman ; directed by Alfonso Cuarn.
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2014].
Dr. Ryan Stone is a brilliant medical engineer on her first shuttle mission with veteran astronaut Matt Kowalsky. On a seemingly routine spacewalk, the shuttle is destroyed, leaving Stone and Kowalsky spiraling out into the blackness. The deafening silence tells them they have lost any link to Earth and any chance for rescue. As fear turns to panic, every gulp of air eats away at what little oxygen is left, and the only way home may be to go further out into the terrifying expanse of space
PN1997.2 .G738 2013B.
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Jules et Jim = Jules and Jim / a film by Franois Truffaut.
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2014]. IMPRINT = 2014.
Before World War I in Paris, a girl alternates between a French student, Jim, and a German student, Jules. After the war, they meet again and form a constantly shifting triangle
PN1997 .J85 1962D.
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Come back, Africa : the films of Lionel Rogosin, Volume II / Milestone Films ; Lionel Rogosin, director.
[Place of publication not identified] : Milestone Film & Video, [2014]. IMPRINT = Harrington Park, NJ : Milestone Film & Video. IMPRINT = 2014.
In 1957, Rogosin travelled to South Africa and created a powerfully, moving drama exposing the harsh reality of life under the system apartheid. Filmed secretly under the noses of the feared South African police, Rogosin, his crew, and cast risked arrest and deportation. Miriam Makeba was banned from her country after travelling to Venice for the movie's premiere. The scenes shot in the vibrant black ghetto of Sophiatown are precious images of a lost world
PN1997 .C632 1959B.
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It's a mad, mad, mad, mad world [videorecording] / Metro Goldwyn Mayer ; Stanley Kramer presents ; a United Artists release ; story and screenplay by, William & Tania Rose ; produced and directed by, Stanley Kramer.
[New York] : The Criterion Collection, [2014], c1963.
When a goofy assortment of motorists unexpectedly learn the whereabouts of a stolen fortune, they speed off on a side-splitting, car-bashing race for the loot
PN1997 .I7548 1963B.
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12 years a slave / a film by Steve McQueen.
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]. IMPRINT = Los Angeles, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2014].
Dramatization of the harrowing account of a black man, born free in New York State, who was drugged, kidnapped, and sold into slavery in 1841. Having no way to contact his family, and fearing for his life if he told the truth, Solomon Northup was sold from plantation to plantation in Louisiana, toiling under cruel masters for twelve years before meeting Samuel Bass, a Canadian who finally put him in touch with his family, and helped start the process to regain his freedom
PN1997.2 .T945 2013B.
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The long day closes / The British Film Institute and Film Four International present a British Film Institute production ; produced by Olivia Stewart ; written and directed by Terence Davies.
[Irvington, N.Y.] : Criterion Collection, [2014]. IMPRINT = 2014.
The story of eleven-year-old Bud, a sad and lonely boy who struggles through his days. With cinema as his main source of solace, he haunts the local movie-house. All the while, his family looms large in our peripheral vision as do the menacing bullies of his school
PN1997 .L6622 1992B.
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Selected shorts [videorecording] / Kelly Sears.
[S.l. : Kelly Sears, 2013?].
Seven short films by Kelly Sears
PN1995.9.E96 S43 2013.
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Totem [videorecording] / animation by Stacey Steers.
[Colorado] : Stacey.steers@colorado.edu, [2014?].
Explores our evolving relationship to the animal world
PN1995.9.E96 T684 1999B.
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Watunna [videorecording] / animation, design, screenplay by Stacey Steers.
[Colorado] : stacey.steers@colorado.edu, [2014?].
Animated stories from the creation myths of the Yekuana Indians, who inhabit the Venezuelan rain forest along the Orinoco River basin, explore in metaphorical fashion the genesis of people, evil, night, sexuality, fire, and agriculture. Filmmaker Stacey Steers' animation is hand-painted with watercolors using design motifs taken in part from ancient Yekuana art
PN1995.9.E96 W37 1989B.
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Foreign correspondent / produced by Walter Wanger ; screenplay, Charles Bennett, Joan Harrison ; directed by Alfred Hitchcock.
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]. IMPRINT = [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2014].
In this espionage thriller, a green Yank reporter is sent to Europe to get the scoop on the imminent war
PN1997 .F674 1940C.
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All is lost [videorecording] / Lionsgate and Roadside Attractions present ; Black Bear Pictures and Treehouse Pictures present ; a Before the Door /Washington Square Films production ; producers Justin Nappi, Teddy Schwarzman ; produced by Neal Dodson and Anna Gerb ; written and directed by J.C. Chandor.
[Santa Monica, CA] : Lionsgate, [2014?].
An open-water thriller about one man's battle for survival against the elements after his sailboat is destroyed at sea. Using only a sextant and nautical maps to chart his progress, he is forced to rely on ocean currents to carry him into a shipping lane in hopes of hailing a passing vessel. But with the sun unrelenting, sharks circling, and his meager supplies dwindling, the ever-resourceful sailor soon finds himself staring his mortality in the face
PN1997.2 .A448 2013B.
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La vie de Boheme / written, produced, and directed by Aki Kaurismki ; produced by Sputnik Oy in coproduction with Pyramide Production, S.A. [and 3 others].
[United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2014]. IMPRINT = 2014.
A poet, painter, and composer live the bohemian life in Paris, scraping by together, sharing in life's daily absurdities
PQ2367.M94 S423 1992B.
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Empire of the sun [videorecording] / Warner Bros. Pictures ; a Robert Shapiro production ; produced by Steven Spielberg, Kathleen Kennedy, Frank Marshall ; screenplay by Tom Stoppard ; directed by Steven Spielberg.
Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video : Warner Bros. Entertainment, c2009.
The story of a British boy whose privileged life is upturned by the Japanese invasion of Shanghai, December 8, 1941. Separated from his parents, he is eventually captured, and taken to Soo Chow confinement camp, next to a captured Chinese airfield. Amidst the sickness and food shortages in the camp, Jim attempts to reconstruct his former life, all the while bringing spirit and dignity to those around him
PR6052.A46 E453 1987B.
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Fantastic Mr. Fox / Twentieth Century Fox Film Corporation presents in association with Indian Paintbrush and Regency Enterprises an American Empiraical Picture ; produced by Allison Abbate, Scott Rudin, Wes Anderson, Jeremy Dawson ; written for the screen by Wes Anderson, Noah Baumbach ; directed by Wes Anderson.
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]. IMPRINT = [United States] : The Criterion Collection, [2014].
The story of a clever, quick, nimble, and exceptionally well-dressed wild animal. A compulsive chicken thief turned newspaper reporter, Mr. Fox settles down with his family at a new foxhole in a beautiful tree directly adjacent to three enormous poultry farms owned by three ferociously vicious farmers, and Mr. Fox can't resist returning to his former ways
PR6054.A35 F362 2009B.
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Tess / a film by Roman Polanski.
[Place of publication not identified] : [Publisher not identified], [2014]. IMPRINT = [Irvington, New York] : Criterion Collection, 2014.
Adaptation of Thomas Hardy's novel. A strong-willed peasant girl is sent by her father to the estate of local aristocrats to capitalize on a rumor that their families are from the same line. This fateful visit commences an epic narrative of sex, class, betrayal, and revenge
PR4748 .A3 1979C.
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King of the hill / Gramercy Pictures presents a Wildwood/Bona Fide production ; produced by Barbara Maltby, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa ; written and directed by Steven Soderbergh.
[Irvington, NY] : The Criterion Collection, 2014.
Set in St. Louis during the Depression, follows the daily struggles of a resourceful and imaginative adolescent who, after his tubercular mother is sent to a sanatorium, must survive on his own in a run-down hotel during his salesman father's long business trips
PS3558.O8 Z462 1993B.
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Blackfish / Magnolia Pictures ; CNN Films ; Our Turn Productions presents a film by Gabriela Cowperthwaite ; produced by Manny O Productions ; directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite ; produced by Manuel V. Oteyza ; written by Gabriela Cowperthwaite, Eli Despres.
[Los Angeles, CA] : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2013].
A discussion on the keeping of intelligent creatures in captivity. Employs the story of Tilikum, the notorious performing whale who, unlike orcas in the wild, has taken the lives of several people while in captivity
SF408.6.K54 B53 2013.
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