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E - history - United States
F - history - individual states, other North American countries
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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
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V - naval science
W - medicine (NLM classification)
Z - library science

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Under the sun / directed by Vitaly Mansky ; producer, Natalya Manskaya ; Vertov Studio, Saxonia Entertainment, Hypermarket Film, Czech Television, Mitteldeutscher Rundfunk.
[Brooklyn, NY] : Icarus Films Home Video, [2016].
"After years of negotiation, Russian director Vitaly Mansky was invited by the North Korean government to make a film about one girl and her family in the year she prepares to join the Children's Union, on the "Day of the Shining Star" (Kim Jong-Il's birthday). But the government handlers supervising the production did not realize Mansky kept filming after they had shouted "Cut!" Under the sun is the jaw-dropping result, "surreal and sinister."" -- Container
DS932.7 .U53 2015.
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To Brooklyn and back : a Mohawk journey / [producers, George Hargrave, Paul M. Rickard ; writer, director, Reaghan Tarbell].
Lincoln, NE : Vision Maker Video, 2008. IMPRINT = Lincoln, NE : Distributed by Vision Maker Video.
"The Kahnawake Mohawks of Quebec, Canada occupied a 10 square block area in the North Gowanus section of Brooklyn, which became known as Little Caughnawaga. The men, skilled ironworkers, came to New York in search of work and brought their wives, children and often, extended family with them. The story of the Mohawk ironworkers is an important one and is one that has been told and continues to be told through documentaries, newspaper and magazine articles. Yet the stories of Kahnawake Mohawk women who lived in Brooklyn have gone untold."--Container
E99.M8 T637 2008.
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Oherokon : under the husk / a film by Katsitsionni Fox.
New York : Two Row Productions, LLC : Women Make Movies [distributor], 2016.
"Ohero:kon : Under the Husk" is a documentary that follows the challenging journey of two Mohawk girls as they take part in their traditional passage rites to becoming Mohawk Women. Kaienkwinehtha and Kasennakohe are childhood friends from traditional families living in the Mohawk Community of Akwesasne that straddles the U.S./Canada border. They both take part in a four- year adolescent passage rites ceremony called ohero:kon "under the husk" that has been revived in their community. This ceremony challenges them spiritually, mentally, emotionally and physically. It shapes the women they become
E99.M8 O44 2016.
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Storm ver Anderna = Storm in the Andes / Folkets Bio ; Mnharen Film & TV ; Sveriges Television presenterar ; en film av Mikael Wistrm ; written and directed by Mikael Wistrm.
[Sweden] : Mnharen Film & TV AB, [2015].
"Josefin was born in Sweden, but her Peruvian family played a key role in the country's history - her aunt and uncle were the founders of the country's communist party Shining Path and behind the armed uprising of 1980. In this film, she travels back to Peru and meets Flor, whose brother was imprisoned for belonging to Shining Path. Flor was born into the war that Josefina's family fled. Their meeting will mark them both forever."--IMDb
F3448.2 .S76 2015.
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500 years : life in resistance / a Skylight film by Pamela Yates, Peter Kinoy, Paco de Ons ; director, Pamela Yates ; producer, Paco de Ons ; editor, Peter Kinoy.
[Brooklyn, N.Y.] : Skylight Pictures, 2017.
"From a historic genocide trial to the overthrow of a President, 500 Years tells a sweeping story of mounting resistance played out in Guatemala's recent history through the actions and perspectives of the majority indigenous Mayan population, who now stand poised to reimagine their society."--IMDb
F1466.7 .A15 2017.
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The space between us / produced by Richard Barton Lewis ; screenplay by Allan Loeb ; directed by Peter Chelsom.
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017].
Sixteen-year-old Gardner Elliot has lived his whole life with a team of scientists on Mars. He's always longed to see Earth to find the father he's never known and to meet a beautiful street-smart girl named Tulsa he's become friends with online. But when his chance finally comes, doctors discover his heart can't withstand the Earth's atmosphere. Eager to find his father, Gardner and Tulsa escape on a cross-country race against time to unravel the mysteries of how he came to be
PN1997.2 .S6328 2017.
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Dheepan / director and screenwriter, Jacques Audiard.
[New York, N.Y.] : The Criterion Collection, [2017].
To escape the civil war in Sri Lanka, a former soldier, a young woman and a little girl pose as a family. They end up settling in a housing project outside Paris. Even though they barely know one another, they try to build a life together
PN1997.2 .D487 2015.
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Being 17 / director, Andr Tchin ; screenwriter, Cline Sciamma and Andr Tchin.
Culver City, CA : Strand Releasing, [2017].
Damien and Thomas are French teenagers from very different upbringings who go to the same high school but can't stand each other. When circumstances bring Damien's mother Marianne to invite Thomas to live them, the young men are forced to coexist and work through their emerging attraction and complicated desires
PN1997.2 .B45 2017.
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Junction 48 / director, Udi Aloni.
Warren, NJ : Passion River, [2017].
Kareem leads an aimless life between odd jobs and hanging out with his buddies in a crime-ridden Arab ghetto of the mixed Israeli city of Lyd. A family tragedy brings him closer to his singer girlfriend, Manar, and motivates him to do something more with his life. When Kareem and his group finally get a chance to perform in a Tel Aviv hip-hop club, the star potential of the 'first Arab rapper' is quickly noticed. But the road to success is never easy
PN1997.2 .J86 2017.
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Palmeras en la nieve / Atresmediacine presenta ; una produccin de Nostromo Pictures y Palmeras en la Nieve AIE ; una pelcula de Fernando Gonzlez Molina ; dirigida por Fernando Gonzlez Molina ; escrita por Sergio G. Snchez ; productores, Adrin Guera, Mercedes Gamero, Mikel Lejarza.
[Mexico] : Amarok Films, [2016].
"After the death of her father, a young Spanish woman discovers a partial letter that leaves her with many unanswered questions. As she searches for the answers, she embarks on a journey that takes her back to the African Island in Spanish Guinee, Fernando Poo. There, she unfolds the secrets of her family"-- IMDb
PN1997.2 .P356 2016.
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My life as a zucchini / Rita Productions, Blue Spirit Productions, Gebeka Films, KNM present ; in coproduction with Radio Television Suisse, SRG SSR, Rhone-Alpes Cinema, France 3 Cinema, Helium Films ; produced by Max Karli & Pauline Gygax, Armelle Glorennec, Marc Bonny, Kate & Michel Merkt ; screenplay, Celine Sciamma ; a film by Claude Barras.
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2017.
After losing his mother, a young boy is sent to a foster home with other orphans his age where he begins to learn the meaning of trust and true love
PN1997.2 .M93 2016.
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Siege / Ergo Media ; produced by Micha Kagan ; directed by Gilberto Tofano.
Teaneck, N.J. : Ergo Media, c[2007?].
An Israeli woman loses her husband during the Six Day War. Her husband's friends want her to remain an ever-mourning widow, but Tamar, living with her young son, wants to break away from her past and normalize her life
PN1997 .S544 1970.
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Eskimosim ba Galil = The Galilee eskimos / Valley Train Production presents ; a film by Jonathan Paz ; script by Joshua Sobol ; producer, Jonathan Paz.
[Israel] : Israeli Films, [2013?].
"An old Kibbutz isolated in the Hills of Galilee in Israel finds itself immersed in deep debt and threatened by lawsuits from bankers and creditors to the point of bankruptcy. On the evening prior to the arrival of the bailiffs, the great exodus begins. Men, women and children abandon their homes, taking with them all their possessions. The sun rises over an abandoned and desolate kibbutz. No living soul can be seen. Twelve senior citizens awake in the kibbutz old people's home to discover they have been deserted and left to fend for themselves. The group initially sink into deep depression, but later begin to organize an effective communal unit. They begin to rebuild the kibbutz."--
PN1997.2 .E79 2007.
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The red turtle / a Sony Pictures Classics Release ; in association with Why Not Productions, Wild Bunch, Studio Ghibli, CN4 Productions, Arte France Cinema, Belevision ; produced by Michael Dudok de Wit ; screenplay by Michael Dudok de Wit, Pascale Ferran ; directed by Michael Dudok de Witt.
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2016.
The dialogue-less film follows the major life stages of a castaway on a deserted tropical island populated by turtles, crabs and birds
PN1997.2 .R43 2017.
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Hu halakh ba-adot [videorecording] / siram shel Yitsa Agadati e-Yaaov Shainer ; bimui, Yosef Milo ; tasri, Tsarles Heldman, Yosef Milo u-Mosheh Shamir.
[Israel] : Sire Yunaited ing ; New York, NY : Distributed by Sisu Home Entertainment, c2009.
In 1946, a young man returns home from college to his kibbutz to find that his father has joined the British army and his mother is with another man. He meets a young Holocaust refugee and falls in love with her, but he is called to duty as the political turmoil in Israel, on the verge of statehood, reaches a boiling point
PN1997 .H4 2009.
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Sallah Shabati (Motion picture : 1964). TITLE = Sallah Shabati / United Kings Films ; United King, Ltd. ; written and directed by Ephraim Kishon ; produced by Menahem Golan.
Israel : United King Films, [2007]. IMPRINT = [New York, N.Y.] : Distributed in North America by Sisu Home Entertainment. IMPRINT = 2007.
The sharp, often hilarious satire that became the most successful film in Israeli history is about new immigrants Sallah and his family, who are left in a shack near their promised apartment and are abandoned for months
PN1997 . S25534 2007.
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L.A. rebellion : creating a new black cinema : DVD anthology 1971-2006 / UCLA Film & Television Archive.
Los Angeles, CA : UCLA Film & Television Archive, [2015]. IMPRINT = 2015.
"The group of Black filmmakers that have come to be known as the L.A. Rebellion created a watershed body of work that strives to perform the revolutionary act of humanizing black people on screen. The filmmakers in this group met as students in film school at the University of California, Los Angeles, between the late 1960s and the mid-1980s."--booklet. This collection contains this broad representative sampling of their projects, as were exhibited in the film exhibition
PN1995.9.N4 L24 2015.
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