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J - political science
K - law
L - education
M - music
N - art
P - literature and film
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R - medicine
S - agriculture
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W - medicine (NLM classification)
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Embrace / Screen Australia and South Australian Film Corporation presents ; in association with Transmission Films ; a Southern Light Alliance production ; and Body Image Movement production ; in association with KOJO ; a film by Taryn Brumfitt.
[El Segundo, Calif.] : Gravitas Ventures, [2016]. IMPRINT = 2016.
When Body Image Activist Taryn Brumfitt posted an unconventional before- and-after photo in 2013 it was seen by more than 100 million people worldwide and sparked an international media frenzy. The film follows Taryn's crusade as she explores the global issue of body loathing, inspiring us to change the way we feel about ourselves and think about our bodies
BF697.5.B63 E43 2016.
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I am a Sufi, I am a Muslim / written and directed by Dirk Dumon ; research and commentary text, Dan Alexe ; production, Herman Meyssen ; Belgian Radio and Television.
Princeton, N.J. : Films for the Humanities & Sciences, 2005.
This program introduces Sufism, a branch of Islam which is much less well known in the West than some of the more fundamentalist forms which are frequently in the news. The program travels to India, Pakistan, Turkey, and Macedonia to explore exactly what is Sufism and observe how it is practiced in various parts of the world today. Among the many aspects of Sufism featured in the program are the whirling dervishes of Turkey, who find God through ecstasy; ecstatic fakirs in Macedonia, where there is a big revival in popular Sufism; and the vital role of music in Sufism in India and Pakistan
BP189.2 .I26 1994.
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Hannah : Buddism's untold journey / produced and directed by Adam Penny & Marta Gyorgy-Kessler.
New York, NY : Alive Mind Cinema, [2017]. IMPRINT = New York, NY : distributed by Kino Lorber.
The story of Buddhist pioneer Hannah Nydahl and her life, bringing Tibetan Buddhism to the West
BQ7604 .H366 2017.
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Anzac battlefields : the western front / directed by Serge Ou ; produced by Michael Tear.
Holland, OH : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2016].
Discover in a new and powerfully dynamic way the events that took place on the Western Front battlefields during World War I. Experience what the soldiers went through, the tactics, the deployment, the battle plans, and relive what happened moment-by-moment as the battles unfolded
D530 .A59 2016.
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Ancient Angkor / produced by Torsten Hoffmann ; directed by Al Caudullo.
Holland, Ohio : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2016].
Lost to the world for centuries and steeped in mystery and myth, many of Angkor Wat's secrets are being revealed by extraordinary new scientific applications
DS554.98.A5 A53 2016.
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Homeland (Motion picture : 2015). TITLE = Homeland : Iraq year zero / Stalker Production presents ; a film by Abbas Fahdel ; director, producer, Abbas Fahdel.
New York, NY : Kino Lorber Edu, [2016]. IMPRINT = 2016.
"In his epic and engaging documentary of life in Baghdad before and after the 2003 US invasion, Iraqi filmmaker Abbas Fahdel acquaints us with a moving portrait of his own family and friends as they struggle in the advent and the uncertain aftermath of war. Displaying courage, grace and even humor after decades of deprivation through conflict, international sanctions, and totalitarian oppression, their optimism and determination is both inspiring and heartbreaking. Ultimately, Homeland : Iraq year zero is the story of a lost civilization--one of the oldest on the planet--destroyed by the wanton and misguided actions of a more powerful nation"--Container
DS79.766.A1 H66 2016.
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Birth of a movement / author, Kwyn Bader and Dick Lehr ; directed by Susan Gray and Bestor Cram.
Arlington, VA : PBS Distribution, [2017].
This is the story of William Monroe Trotter, the editor of a Boston black newspaper who helped launch a nationwide movement in 1915 to ban Hollywood's first blockbuster movie, The Birth of a Nation
E656 .B578 2016.
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Frontline (Television program). Divided states of America. TITLE = Divided states of America / a Frontline production with the Kirk Documentary Group ; producers, Michael Kirk, Mike Wiser, Philip Bennett, Jim Gilmore, and Gavrielle Schonder ; writers, Michael Kirk, Mike Wiser ; director, Michael Kirk.
Arlington, VA : PBS, [2017].
Part one of an investigation into the deep political divisions and bitter polarization that grew during the Obama presidency. The film examines how President Obama's promise of change and unity collided with racial and political realities. Part two of an investigation into the deep divisions and bitter polarization that grew during the Obama presidency. The film examines racial tensions in America, the war for control of the GOP, and the growing dysfunction in Washington
E907 .F76 2017.
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The American warrior : go beyond the headlines ; see the war from the ground.
Golden Valley, Minnesota : Mill Creek Entertainment, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2012.
Outside the Wire: Follow the captivating journey of filmmaker, reporter and former Marine J.D. Johannes in this poignant and in-depth look at the war in Iraq. Witness actual battle scenes and testimonies from soldiers on why they fight and what it is like to go outside the wire and into combat. Sniper: The Unseen Warrior: From the American Revolution to the modern wars in Afghanistan and Iraq, the American sniper has been the most efficient weapon on the battlefield. This fascinating documentary series delivers heart-pounding real- life tales from the military's most experienced snipers
E181. A447 2012.
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I am not your Negro / written by James Baldwin ; directed by Raoul Peck.
Los Angeles, CA : Magnolia Home Entertainment, [2017].
Master documentary filmmaker Raoul Peck envisions the book James Baldwin never finished. The result is a radical, up-to-the-minute examination of race in America, using Baldwin's original words and a flood of rich archival material. A journey into black history that connects the past of the Civil Rights movement to the present of #BlackLivesMatter
E185.61 .B196 2016.
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The entrepreneurs / director, Matt Pinder.
Holland, OH : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2017].
The Entrepreneurs is a two-part observational documentary series following the fortunes of a diverse group of would-be entrepreneurs as they set about starting up their own businesses. Inspired by an ex-policeman with a big idea, they face the highs and lows of any typical start-up. Business ideas range from ear protectors to child care services, and a 'healthy' pizza
HD62.5 .E58 2017.
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Dogtown redemption / director, Amir Soltani.
Warren, NJ : Passion River, [2017].
Shot over seven years, the film is not only the intimate story of recyclers in West Oakland, but a journey through a landscape of love and loss, devotion and addiction, prejudice and poverty
HD8039.R462 U55 2016.
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The activists : war, peace, and politics in the streets / Bullfrog Films presents ; a Melofilms documentary ; created and produced by Michael Heaney, Melody Shemtov, Marco Roldn ; directed by Melody Shemtov ; executive producer, Banks Weinstein ; produced by Melody Shemtov, Michael Heaney, Marco Roldn ; written by Michael Heaney, Melody Shemtov.
Oley, PA : Bullfrog Films, [2017].
"Brings to life the stories of ordinary people who tried to stop the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. Their experiences in the antiwar movement helped them to learn about speaking out in the face of injustice. They inspired others to do the same during the Arab Spring and Occupy Wall Street movements' -- Container
HM883 .A385 2017.
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Llvate mis amores. TITLE = All of me / Acanto Films, Pimenta Films and UAM X ; director, Arturo Gonzalez Villasenor.
Culver City, CA : Strand Releasing Home Video, [2017].
Mexico and the United States share the greatest border between the first and third world. Thousands of migrants expose themselves to every danger as they travel north on a train called The Beast. That's where they meet the Patronas, a group of Mexican women who, every day since 1995, make food and toss it to the helpless as the train rushes by
HQ1464.M59. A44 2014.
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At the fork / an Emergent Order production ; directed by John Papola ; produced by Lisa Versaci, John Papola ; produced by Cristina Colissimo, Jordana Glick-Franzheim ; written by John Papola, Lisa Versaci and Cristina Colissimo ; executive producer, Dave Matthews ; produced in association with Crossover Productions.
[Delaware] : United States of Animals, LLC, [2016]. IMPRINT = 2016.
"Filmmaker and omnivore John Papola, together with his vegetarian wife Lisa, offer up a timely and refreshingly unbiased look at how farm animals are raised for our consumption. With unprecedented access to large-scale conventional farms, Papola asks the tough questions behind every hamburger, glass of milk and baby-back rib. What he discovers are not heartless industrialists, but America's farmers - real people who, along with him, are grappling with the moral dimensions of farming animals for food."--From film website
HV4757 .A88 2016.
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Ruby Ridge / an Ark Media production for American experience ; produced by Barak Goodman, Emily Singer Chapman ; written by Barak Goodman & Don Kleszy ; directed by Barak Goodman ; senior producer, Susan Bellows.
[Arlington, Virginia] : PBS, [2017]. IMPRINT = [Arlington, VA] : PBS Distribution, [2017].
Ruby Ridge is a riveting account of the event that helped give rise to the modern American militia movement
HV8141 .R83 2017.
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En tierra extraa = In a foreign land / a film by Icar Bollan.
[Madrid] : Tormenta Films : Turanga Films, 2014.
Gloria is one of the 700,000 Spaniards who have left Spain since the economic crisis started. She is a 32 year old native of Almera Spain. A teacher without a posting, and a shop assistant in an Edinburgh store for the past two years. Gloria has set up a collective with the motto "Neither lost nor silenced". They express their frustrations and provide visibility and a voice to those who wish to participate, from among the over 20,000 Spaniards in Scotlands capital
JV6225 .E528 2014.
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Disturbing the peace.
New York, NY : Virgil Films, [2017].
When someone is willing to disturb the status quo and stand for the dream of a free and secure world, who will stand with them? Follow former enemy combatants, many of whom served years in prison, who have joined together to challenge the status quo and say enough. The film reveals their transformational journeys from soldiers committed to armed battle to nonviolent peace activists, leading to the creation of Combatants for Peace
JZ5574 .D578 2017.
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$aving Banksy / director, Colin M. Day.
Warren, NJ : Passion River, [2017].
The true story of one misguided art collector's attempts to save a painting by the world's most infamous street artist from destruction and the auction block. A rare look inside the secretive world of graffiti and street art
ND2590 .S28 2017.
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Fraud / directed by Dean Fleischer-Camp.
New York, NY : Grasshopper Film, [2014].
While on YouTube one day, filmmaker Dean Fleischer-Camp came upon a trove of home videos documenting the ubiquitous activities of an unknown American family. In this material he discovers a sensational story worthy of a pulp crime novel. Drowning in debt but driven by an insatiable hunger for material wealth and instant gratification, a middle-class family concocts a plot to maintain their unsustainable lifestyle, even if it means embarking on a desperate cross- country crime spree. Fleischer-Camp fashions a bold, of-the-moment vision of American society from these home videos
PN1995.9.D62 F73 2016.
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Love & dance : Liebe auf den zweiten Schritt / Bleiberg Entertainment and July August Productions present ; written and directed by Eitan Anner ; produced by Ehud Bleiberg, Koby Gal-Raday, Eilon Ratzkovsky and Yossi Uzrad.
[Germany] : EMS New Media AG [distributor], [2007].
"Chen, a young kid, is battling a cultural conflict between his Russian born mother and Israeli father ... One day, Chen stumbles upon a ballroom dance class for young people and sees Natalie, a stunning young Russian young girl he falls in love with immediately. His interest in Natalie leads him to taking ballroom dancing and to ultimately bridging the cultural divide of his own family--through the Cha Cha and the Tango"--IMDb
PN1997.2 L6865 2006.
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Wallis & Edward / written by Sarah Williams ; produced by Mark Pybus ; directed by David Moore ; a Company Pictures/Atlantic Media Production.
[London] : Co. Pictures ; Silver Spring, MD : Distributed by Acorn Media, 2007.
In 1936, Edward VIII abdicated in order to marry the woman he loved, Wallis Simpson, a twice divorced American. These events caused a scandal around the world and Wallis has since been demonized as the woman who stole the King of England. Wallis and Edward presents these events from Wallis's point of view. The drama follows the beginning of their affair, when Edward was the playboy Prince of Wales and Wallis was married to Ernest Simpson. When Wallis and Ernest finally divorce, the fear that Edward will seek to marry this American commoner builds toward a showdown, with even Wallis urging him to accept reality and let her go
PN1997.2 .W358 2005.
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Metallic blues / Verete Productions, United King Films, Metro Communications Ltd., BBR Productions and Gemini Films GmbH & Co. presnts a film by Danny Verete ; producers, Danny Verete, Suzanne Girard and Klaus Rettig ; written by Danny Verete.
New York : Sisu Home Entertainment, 2007.
"The adventures of two hapless used-car dealers who take a vintage limousine to a German market tests their friendship and brings up unexpected emotions about the Jewish past in Germany. This offbeat, funny and touching buddy movie, starring Israel's top comedians Avi Kushner and Moshe Ivgi, is a road trip from hell that should not be missed."
PN1997.2 .M478 2004.
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Buah (Motion picture). TITLE = The bubble / Uchovsky-Fox, Metro Communications, Ronen Bel-Tal Films, Feingold Prod. in association with Israel Film Fund, Keshet, Hot, United King Films ; an Eytan Fox film ; screenplay, Gal Uchovsky & Eytan Fox ; producers, Gal Uchovsky, Ronen Bel-Tal, Amir Feingold ; director, Eytan Fox.
[United States] : Strand Releasing Home Video, [2007].
Three young Israelis, two guys, Yali and Noam, and a girl, Lulu, share an apartment in Tel Aviv's hippest neighborhood. Noam meets and falls in love with Ashraf, a Palestinian man, and he and his friends conspire to help him stay on in Tel Aviv illegally
PN1997.2 .B83 2006C.
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Live and become / director, Radu Mihaileanu ; producers, Denis Carot, Marie Masmonteil, Radu Mihaileanu ; written by Radu Mihaileanu, Alain-Michel Blanc.
Venice, CA : Menemsha Films, [2008].
A young boy who isn't an orphan is transported away from his home during Operation Moses at a Sudanese refugee camp, in order to honor his mother's wishes of finding a better and safer life
PN1997.2 .T59 2005C.
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Tea with Mussolini [videorecording] / a Franco Zeffirelli film ; screenplay by John Mortimer and Franco Zeffirelli ; produced by Riccardo Tozzi, Giovannella Zannoni, Clive Parsons ; directed by Franco Zeffirelli.
Santa Monica, CA : Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, c1999.
Based in part on his autobiography, director Franco Zeffirelli's Tea with Mussolini is a story about a group of British and American travelers on an indefinite visit to Italy in 1935. Luca is a boy living in Florence whose family situation is precarious at best; his mother has run off and his father has little time for him. Fortunately, he's a welcome guest with Mary, a English woman visiting Italy to soak up European culture. Mary and her friends enjoy the cultured, creative atmosphere of life in Italy, and their initial response to the rise of fascism is to arrange a polite meeting with Mussolini to make sure he and his soldiers mean well
PN1997 .T37723 1999.
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The secret of Roan Inish [videorecording] / Jones Entertainment Group Ltd. in association with Peter Newman Productions presents ; produced by Sarah Green, Maggie Renzi ; written for the screen [and] directed ... by John Sayles.
[Culver City, CA] : Columbia Tristar Home Video, 2000. 2006.
A magical tale of a girl whose search for her missing brother brings an Irish legend to life
PN1997.A23 S4335.
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Rebecca (Television program : 1997). TITLE = Rebecca / a Portman production for Carlton UK Television in association with WGBH/Boston and Tele-Munchen ; screenplay by Arthur Hopcraft ; produced by Hilary Heath ; directed by Jim O'Brien.
[Boston] : WGBH Boston Video, [2003].
A timid young girl marries a troubled widower only to find her new home is haunted by the memory of Rebecca, the first wife
PN1992.77 .R432 2003.
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Wait until dark (Motion picture). TITLE = Wait until dark / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; screenplay by Robert & Jane-Howard Carrington ; produced by Mel Ferrer ; directed by Terence Young.
[United States] : Warner Home Video, 2003.
A photographer unwittingly smuggles a doll stuffed with heroin into New York City. His recently blinded wife, alone in their apartment, is first terrorized by hired crooks, and then by the psychopathic Roat, in search of the doll
PN1997 .W347 2003.
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Widows' peak / Fine Line Features and Rank Film Distributors with the participation of British Screen presents a Jo Manual production of a John Irvin film ; produced by Jo Manuel and Steven D. Mackler ; original story and screenplay by Hugh Leonard ; directed by John Irvin.
[United States] : New Line Home Entertainment, [2005].
When a stranger moves to Widows' Peak, she turns the town upside down with her devious lies and shocking secrets. She seduces the men, enrages the women, and unleases a major scandal, but it's all part of an astonishing plan
PN1997 .W5343 1994.
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Contagion / Warner Bros. Pictures presents ; in association with Participant Media and Imagenation Abu Dhabi ; a Double Feature Films/Gregory Jacobs production ; written by Scott Z. Burns ; produced by Michael Shamberg, Stacey Sher, Gregory Jacobs ; directed by Steven Soderbergh.
Burbank, Calif. : Warner Home Video, [2011]. IMPRINT = 2011.
A thriller centered on the threat posed by a lethal airborne virus and an international team of doctors contracted by the CDC to deal with the outbreak
PN1997.2 .C6657 2011.
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Broken wings / a Sony Pictures Classics release ; an Assaf Amir & Norma production ; a film by Nir Bergman ; producer, Assaf Amir ; written and directed by Nir Bergman.
[United States] : Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2004].
An Israeli mother wrestles with her own grief and that of her four children while working two jobs to keep their family together, after the death of her husband. Winner of 9 Israeli Film Academy awards
PN1997.2 .B766 2002.
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Bagdad cafe / written and produced by Eleonore and Percy Adlon ; directed by Percy Adlon ; screenplay co-writer, Christopher Doherty ; a pelemele FILM GmbH production in co-operation with Pro-Ject Filmproduktion, Mnchen, Bayerischer Rundfunk, Hessischer Rundfunk.
[California] : Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Studios Inc. IMPRINT = [Los Angeles, Calif.] : Shout! Factory, 2013. IMPRINT = 2013.
A mysterious German woman named Jasmin comes across a dilapidated motel and diner in the American desert. The diner's owner, Brenda, is initially taken aback by Jasmin's appearance and demeanor; but eventually the women find that there is a chemistry between them. Gradually, by using their unique individual skills, Jasmin and Brenda turn the once-fledgling diner into a thriving desert oasis
PN1997 .B34 2013.
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Lillie / Granada International ; London Weekend Television ; series developed by David Butler ; written by David Butler and John Gorrie ; directed by John Gorrie, Christopher Hodson, and Tony Wharmby ; produced by Jack Williams.
Silver Spring, Maryland : Distributed by Acorn Media, [2012].
Portrays the acclaimed British actress and courtesan Lillie Langtry from the blush of youth to the blight of old age. At a time when society expected women to be docile and demure, Lillie posed for celebrity endorsements, conducted her own business affairs, and paid her first husband to keep his distance. Even more scandalously, she openly entertained a string of lovers among Europe's elite, including the very married Prince of Wales
PN2598.L23 B72 1978.
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Lady L (Motion picture). TITLE = Lady L / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; produced by Carlo Ponti ; directed by Peter Ustinov ; screenplay by Peter Ustinov.
Burbank, CA : Turner Entertainment Co. : Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc., [2014]. IMPRINT = Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video. IMPRINT = 2014.
A simple laundress in a Paris bordello, through a series of wildly unpredictable circumstances, ends up as the feared, revered, and bogus, Lady Lendale
PN1997 .L3 2014.
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Hotel Paradiso / Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer presents ; Peter Glenville's production ; screenplay by Peter Glenville and Jean-Claude Carriere ; produced and directed by Peter Glenville.
Burbank, CA : Warner Home Video, [2015].
Monsieur Feydeau has writer's block, and he needs a new play, so he observes the upper class of 1900 Paris which includes Benedict Boniface, a Parisian gentleman quite taken with his equally married next-door neighbor, Marcelle Cot, who's feeling neglected by her pompous husband. When Boniface hears of a certain disreputable hotel, it's off to the races, and they're soon joined by a gaggle of clandestine guests
PN1997 .H679 1966.
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Amore tossico / una produzione Iter International spa ; Giorgio Nocella presenta ; un film di Claudio Caligari ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Guido Blumir, Claudio Caligari ; regia, Claudio Caligari.
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [2008]. IMPRINT = [Italy] : Surf Video : Cecchi Gori Editoria Elettronica.
The story is set in Ostia, a Roman seaport. A group of drug addicts pass the day looking for ways of obtaining drugs. Two teenagers, Cesare and Michela, decide to break the circle of drug addiction. The last hit that they take before ceasing, brings them tragedy
PN1997 .A4675 1983.
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L'odore della notte / Minerva Pictures presenta ; un film prodotto da Marco Risi e Maurizio Tedesco per Sorpasso Film in collaborazione con la RAI Radiotelevisione Italiana ; soggetto e sceneggiatura, Claudio Caligari ; un film di Claudio Caligari.
[Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], [2010]. IMPRINT = Rome, Italy : Minerva Pictures Group : Rarovideo.
Inspired by a news item from the 1970s and a novel on the same subject called Le notte di Arancia meccanica. The heroes are a bunch of criminals from the suburbs of Rome who earn their living robbing the rich neighborhoods. Remo Guerra, a tough and angry young man, has a regular job as a policeman alongside his criminal activities, which causes a personal crisis. He also has difficulties getting along with the other members of the gang
PN1997 .O36 1998.
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Non essere cattivo / regia di Claudio Caligari.
[Italy] : Good Films : CG Entertainment, [2015].
A story set in the 90s and in the outskirts of Rome to Ostia, the same places of the films of Pasolini. His characters, in the 90s, seem to belong to a world that revolves around hedonism. A world where money, luxury cars, night clubs, cocaine and synthetic drugs are easy to run. A world in which Vittorio and Cesare, in their early twenties, search for success. Initiation into this existence has a very high cost and Vittorio, to save himself, abandons Cesare, who instead will inexorably sink. The bond that unites them is so strong that Vittorio will really never abandon his friend, always hoping to be able to look to the future with new eyes. Together. --IMDb
PN1997.2 .N66 2015.
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Right now, wrong then / Jeonwonsa Film production, a film by Hong Sangsoo.
New York : Grasshopper Film, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2017.
Quite by accident, a film director arrives in town a day early. With time to kill before his lecture the next day, he stops by a restored, old palace and meets a fledgling artist. She's never seen any of his films, but knows he's famous. They talk; they go to her workshop to look at her paintings; they have sushi and soju. More conversation and drinks follow, before an awkward get- together with friends where all sorts of secrets are revealed. And all the while, the two may or may not be falling for each other. Then, quite unexpectedly, we begin again--but now things appear somewhat different. -- Adapted from container
PN1997.2 .R54 2015.
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Elvis & Nixon / Amazon Studios presents ; an Elevated Films & Holly Wiersma production ; a Johnny Mac and David Hansen production ; in association with Benaroya Pictures ; produced by Holly Wiersma, Cassian Elwes, Cary Elwes ; written by Joey Sagal & Hanala Sagal and Cary Elwes ; directed by Liza Johnson.
Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment Inc., [2016].
The story of the infamous meeting between Elvis Presley and Richard Nixon in 1970, which was immortalized in the most requested phonograph in the National Archives
PN1997.2 .E485 2016.
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Louder than bombs / the Orchard, Motlys and Memento Films present ; a film by Joachim Trier ; produced by Thomas Robsahm, Joshua Astrachan, Albert Berger, Ron Yerxa, Marc Turtletaub, Alexandre Mallet-Guy ; written by Eskil Vogt & Joachim Trier ; directed by Joachim Trier ; a Motlys, Memento Films production, Nimbus Film production in association with Animal Kingdom, Beachside Films, Memento Films Distribution, Memento Films International, Bona Fide Productions ; in co-production with Arte France Cinema, Don't Look Now.
Culver City, California : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2016]. IMPRINT = 2015.
The fractious family of a father and his two sons confront their different feelings and memories of their deceased wife and mother, a famed war photographer
PN1997.2 .L683 2016.
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El Olivo / Entertainment One presenta una produccin de Morena Films ; dirigida por Icar Bollain ; escrita por Paul Laverty.
[Spain] : eOne, [2016]. IMPRINT = Madrid : Aurum Producciones. IMPRINT = 2016.
A girl, her uncle and a friend start an emotional travel to recover a family olive tree for the girl's grandfather
PN1997.2 O427 2016.
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Victoria. The complete first season / a co-production of Mammoth Screen and Masterpiece for ITV ; created by Daisy Goodwin ; written by Daisy Goodwin (episodes 1-6, 8) and Guy Andrews (episode 7) ; produced by Paul Frift ; directed by Tom Vaughan, Sandra Goldbacher, Olly Blackburn ; executive producers, Daisy Goodwin, Dan McCulloch, Damien Timmer ; executive producer for Masterpiece, Rebecca Eaton.
[Alexandria, VA] : Distributed by PBS Distribution, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2016. IMPRINT = 2017.
In 1837, a diminutive, neglected teenager is crowned Queen Victoria, navigates the scandal, corruption, and political intrigues of the Court, and soon rises to become the most powerful woman in the world
PN1997.2 .V53 2017.
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Kaili blues / a film by Bi Gan.
New York, New York : Grasshopper Films, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2017.
"In a small clinic in the rain-drenched city of Kaili, two preoccupied doctors live ghost-like lives. One of them, Chen, decides to fulfill a family wish and sets off on a train journey to search for his brother's abandoned child, only to find himself in a dreamlike world where past, present, and future - as well as fantasy and reality - become one
PN1997.2 .K355 2015.
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Tanna / Screen Australia and Contact Films presents in association with Film Victoria ; written by Bentley Dean, Martin Butler and John Collee ; produced by Martin Butler, Bentley Dean, Carolyn Johnson ; directed by Bentley Dean and Martin Butler.
Studio City, CA : Lightyear Entertainment, [2017].
In one of the last traditional tribes in the South Pacific, a young girl falls in love with her chief 's grandson. But when war with their enemies escalates, Wawa is unknowingly betrothed as part of a peace deal. The young lovers run away, but are pursued by warriors of both tribes. With their lives on the line, the star-crossed lovers must choose between their hearts and the peaceful future of the tribe
PN1997.2 .T36 2017.
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I am Michael / director, Justin Kelly.
[Warren, New Jersey] : Passion River, [2017].
Based on the true-life story of Michael Glatze, a gay activist who becomes an anti-gay Christian pastor. Michael is a high profile gay youth activist who created a national controversy when he claimed to no longer be gay and became a straight Christian pastor. The film follows Michael from his life in San Francisco with his boyfriend Bennett--where he pursues political activism, a journalist career at XY Magazine, social awareness, and sexual exploration--to his days of personal self-discovery. After a traumatic scare, Michael is plagued by doubt and paranoia, and begins a religious reawakening. Michael renounces his gay lifestyle, rejects his friends, and endeavors to find his "true self." He explores Buddhism and Mormonism, yet ultimately lands at a Christian Bible school in rural Wyoming where he meets his girlfriend Rebekah, and becomes the pastor of his own church
PN1997.2 .I15 2017.
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Lion / The Weinstein Company presents ; in association with Screen Australia ; a See-Saw Films production ; produced by Emile Sherman, Iain Canning, Angie Fielder ; screenplay by Luke Davies ; directed by Garth Davis.
Santa Monica, CA : Anchor Bay Entertainment, [2017].
Five-year-old Saroo gets lost on a train which takes him thousands of kilometers across India, away from home and family. Saroo must learn to survive alone in Kolkata, before ultimately being adopted by an Australian couple. Twenty-five years later, armed with only a handful of memories, his unwavering determination, and a revolutionary technology known as Google Earth, he sets out to find his lost family and finally return to his first home
PN1997.2 .L566 2016.
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A tale of love and darkness / Focus World presents in association with Voltage Pictures and Black Bicycle Entertainment ; directed by Natalie Portman ; screenplay by Natalie Portman ; produced by Ram Bergman, David Mandil.
Universal City, CA : Universal Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017].
Based on the international best seller by Amos Oz, the story of his youth, set against the backdrop of the end of the British Mandate for Palestine and the early years of the State of Israel. The film details the young man's relationship with his mother and his beginnings as a writer, while looking at what happens when the stories told, become the stories lived
PN1997.2 .T35 2017.
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Warren / writer & director, Alex Beh.
[Holland, Ohio] : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2017].
After giving up on making it in the Chicago improv scene, a young comedian fatefully reconnects with the former love of his life one fall night while working at a coffee shop in his hometown. Afraid of growing old and alone like his divorced father, Warren must choose between winning her back or finding the courage to go after his dreams a second time
PN1997.2 .W37 2017.
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Rogue One (Motion picture). TITLE = Rogue One / directed by Gareth Edwards ; screenplay by Chris Weitz and Tony Gilroy ; story by John Knoll and Gary Whitta ; produced by Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur, Simon Emanuel ; a Lucasfilm Ltd. production ; a Gareth Edwards film.
Burbank, CA : Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2017].
In a period of great conflict, a group of unlikely heroes led by Jyn Erso, a daring fugitive, and Cassian Andor, a rebel spy, band together on a desperate mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction
PN1997.2 .R64 2017.
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Walking with the enemy / director, Mark Schmidt.
Los Angeles, CA : 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017].
Based on a true story, it is an unforgettable film of love, courage and sacrifice. During the final months of World War II in Hungary, a young man sets out to find his displaced family by using a stolen Nazi uniform to pose as an officer. On a journey filled with suspense and danger, he undertakes extraordinary measures to save his family and thousands of lives from the enemy
PN1997.2 .W3545 2013.
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Masterpiece theatre (Television program). To walk invisible, the Bronte sisters. TITLE = To walk invisible : the Bronte sisters / director, Sally Wainwright.
Arlington, VA : PBS, [2017].
Charlotte, Emily and Anne Bronte face a bleak future, with their father half-blind, and troubled brother Branwell in decline. As their situation worsens, Charlotte sees that writing could offer a way out. This is the story of the sisters' great novels and their extraordinary battle for recognition
PN1992.77 .M37 2017.
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Toni Erdmann / a Sony Pictures Classic release ; a Komplizen Film production ; in co-production with Coop99 [and others] ; producers, Janine Jackowski [and three others] ; written and directed by Maren Ade.
Culver City, CA : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017].
Winfried doesn't see much of his working daughter Ines. He pays her a surprise visit in Bucharest, where she's busy as a corporate strategist. The geographical change doesn't help them to see more eye to eye. Practical joker Winfried annoys his daughter with corny pranks and jabs at her routine lifestyle of meetings and paperwork. Father and daughter reach an impasse, and Winfried agrees to go home to Germany. Enter Toni Erdmann: Winfried's flashy alter ego
PN1997.2 .T664 2016.
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Buena Vista Social Club / Road Movies Filmproduktion presents a film by Wim Wenders ; a Road Movies production in association with Kintop Pictures, Arte, and ICAIC ; produced by Ry Cooder, Ulrich Felsberg, and Deepak Nayar ; directed by Wim Wenders.
[New York, New York] : Criterion Collection, [2017].
In 1996, Ry Cooder went to Cuba, rediscovering talents of Cuba's foremost folk musicians, and then making a recording selling millions and earning a Grammy Award. Cooder now returns to Cuba with filmmaker Wim Wenders to reveal the stories, personalities, and music of the performers who collaborated on that recording. Includes live performances in Amsterdam and at Carnegie Hall
PN1997 .B789 1999D.
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La La Land / Summit Entertainment presents ; a Marc Platt production ; an Impostor Pictures/Gilbert Films production ; a Damien Chazelle film ; produced by Fred Berger, Jordan Horowitz, Gary Gilbert, Marc Platt ; written and directed by Damien Chazelle.
Santa Monica, California : Summit Entertainment, [2017]. IMPRINT = Santa Monica, California : Lionsgate, [2017].
A jazz pianist falls for an aspiring actress in Los Angeles. This original musical about everyday life explores the joy and pain of pursuing dreams
PN1997.2 .L3 2016.
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The founder / The Weinstein Company and Filmnation Entertainment present ; in association with Faliro House Productions ; a Filmnation Entertainment/The Combine production ; a film by John Lee Hancock ; produced by Don Handfield, Jeremy Renner, Aaron Ryder ; written by Robert Siegel ; directed by John Lee Hancock.
[United States] : The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment, [2017]. IMPRINT = Santa Monica, California : Anchor Bay Entertainment. IMPRINT = 2016. IMPRINT = 2017.
Tells the true story of how Ray Kroc, a salesman from Illinois, met Mac and Dick McDonald, who were running a burger operation in 1950s Southern California. Kroc was impressed by the brothers' speedy system of making the food and saw franchise potential. He maneuvered himself into a position to be able to pull the company from the brothers and create a billion-dollar empire
PN1997.2 .F679 2016.
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Stand / directed by Cosmos Kiindares.
Holland, OH : Dreamscape Media, LLC, [2017].
Two American brothers are trapped in the modern-day jungles of Vietnam, standing on land mines that were left behind after the Vietnam conflict
PN1997.2 .S736 2017.
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Gold / producer, Matthew McConaughey ; written by Patrick Massett and John Zinman ; directed by Stephen Gaghan.
[United States] : Anchor Bay, [2017].
Kenny Wells, a prospector desperate for a lucky break, teams up with a similarly eager geologist and sets off on an amazing journey to find gold in the uncharted jungle of Indonesia. Getting the gold was hard but keeping it is even more difficult, sparking an adventure through the most powerful boardrooms of Wall Street
PN1997.2 .G65 2016.
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The salesman / a Memento Films production and Asghar Farhadi Production production in co-production with Arte France Cinema in association with Doha Film Institute and Arte France ; written & directed by Farhadi Asghar.
[Culver City, California] : Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2017].
After their old apartment becomes damaged, a young Iranian couple, who happen to be performers rehearsing for Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman, rent a new apartment from one of their fellow performers. However, once relocated, a sudden eruption of violence linked to the previous tenant of their new home dramatically changes the couple's life, creating a simmering tension between husband and wife
PN1997.2 .S254 2016.
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Things to come / director, Mia Hansen-Love.
New York, NY : IFC Films, [2017].
Nathalie is a philosophy teacher with a seemingly settled existence, juggling a rich life of the mind with the day-to-day demands of career and family. But beginning with the bombshell revelation that her husband of twenty- five years is leaving her, one by one the pillars of Nathalie's life start to crumble. For the first time in ages, she finds herself adrift, but also with a newfound sense of liberation. With nothing to hold her back, Nathalie sets out to rediscover herself
PN1997.2 .T45 2017.
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The mafia kills only in summer / directed, starring and co-written by Pierfrancesco Diliberto.
Brooklyn, NY : Icarus Films Home Video, [2017].
The story of growing up and falling in love in the Mafia-ridden city of Palerma. Seen through the eyes of Arturo, a child brought up in a fascinating yet terrifying city, the story spans twenty years of life filled with passion and laughter
PN1997.2 .M34 2017.
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Midsummer night's dream (Motion picture : 2014). TITLE = A midsummer night's dream / Ealing Studios and Londinium Films present, in association with Theatre for a New Audience, a Julie Taymor production ; directed by Julie Taymor ; producers, Lynn Hendee, Ben Latham-Jones.
[New York, N.Y.] : BOND/360 ; Kino Lorber, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2014.
Adaptation of the Shakespeare play, filmed during a stage performance: "This immersive and darkly poetic cinematic experience brings the play's iconic fairies, spells and hallucinatory lovers to life ... the feats of visual imagination are ingenious and plentiful, but beating at the center of the film is an emotionally moving take on the deeper human aspects of Shakespeare's beloved tale"--Container
PR2827 .A23 2014.
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Hidden figures / Fox 2000 Pictures presents a Chernin Entertainment/ Levantine Films production ; screenplay by Allison Schroeder and Theodore Melfi ; directed by Theodore Melfi.
Beverly Hills, CA : Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment, [2017].
As the United States raced against Russia to put a man in space, NASA found untapped talent in a group of African-American female mathematicians that served as the brains behind one of the greatest operations in U.S. history. Dorothy Vaughan, Mary Jackson, and Katherine Johnson crossed all gender, race, and professional lines while their brilliance and desire to dream big, beyond anything ever accomplished before by the human race, firmly cemented them in U.S. history as true American heroes
QA27.5 .L442 2016.
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Before the flood / National Geographic presents with RatPac Documentary films an Appian Way production ; a film by Leonardo DiCaprio and Fisher Stevens ; directed by Fisher Stevens ; produced by Leonardo DiCaprio ; written by Mark Monroe.
Washington, D.C. : [National Geographic Channel], [2016]. IMPRINT = 2016.
Presents a riveting account of the dramatic changes now occurring around the world due to climate change. Leonardo DiCaprio travels to five continents and the Arctic to witness climate change firsthand, going on expeditiions with scientists and meeting with political leaders. Also presents steps individuals and society can take to prevent the disruption of life on our planet
QC903 .B44 2016.
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The age of consequences / director, Jared P. Scott.
[United States] : Gravitas Ventures, [2017].
Investigates the impacts of climate change, resource scarcity, migration, and conflict through the lens of US national security and global stability
QC902.8 .A34 2017.
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Planet Earth II (Television program : 2016). TITLE = Planet Earth II / a BBC Studios Natural History Unit production ; co- produced with BBC America, ZDF, Tencent and France Televisions ; executive producer, Michael Gunton ; series producer, Tom Hugh-Jones ; producers, Justin Anderson, Ed Charles, Fredi Devas, Chadden Hunter, Emma Napper, Elizabeth White.
[London, England] : BBC Earth, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2017.
This 2016 follow-up to the 2006 documentary mini-series "Planet Earth" examines the natural features and wildlife found in various parts of the world, each of the six episodes corresponding to a different category of natural or man -made terrain (e.g., island, mountain, jungle, urban area, etc.)
QL50 .P584 2016.
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This was heaven, really : Saranac Lake / commissioned by Historic Saranac Lake ; directed and photographed by James Forsyth Bleecker ; written by Rachel Bliven.
[New York] : James Bleecker Productions, c1988.
This short film, produced by Historic Saranac Lake, uses historic photographs and the words of former patients to describe the experience of many tuberculosis patients who went to Saranac Lake and were cured
RC309.N7 T45 1988.
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The C word / Zooro and Me Films in association with Honest Engine, Revelation Entertainment and Impact Partners ; produced by Meghan O'Hara, Pascaline Servan-Schreiber, Lori McCreary ; written and directed by Meghan L. O'Hara.
[New York, New York] : Virgil Films, [2017].
Cancer is not a laughing matter, but the archaic way people are beating it is. With a dose of good humor, heart, and a touch of rock'n'roll, this documentary reveals the forces that are keeping people sick and dares to ask: if up to 70% of cancer deaths are preventable, what are people waiting for
RC267 .C15 2017.
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Sustainable / Hourglass Films presents in association with Preferred Content a film by Matt Wechsler & Annie Speicher.
[Scottsdale, Arizona] : Hourglass Films, LLC, [2017]. IMPRINT = 2017.
There is no hiding from the facts, rising temperatures, drought, soil loss, chemicals in our food, antibiotic resistance, declining bee populations, obesity, diabetes, shorter life expectancy, America needs help. Sustainable reveals the crisis facing America's food system, and the community of leaders who are determined to fix it. Amidst the cornfields of Illinois lives the hero of the film - Marty Travis
S441 .S878 2016.
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