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Title: Caterina va in Citta = Caterina in the Big City
Series Title / Date: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2014-202
Description: Coming-of-age story when Caterina moves from a small seaside town to an ailing aunt's apartment in Rome. Her private school reflects modern day Italy.
Keywords: High Schools

Title: Gasland: Can you light your water on fire?
Series Title / Date: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2014-208
Description: After Josh Fox was presented with a proposal to lease his family lands to a natural gas company for a new method of drilling called hydraulic fracturing, and get a check for $100,000, he embarks on a journey to other areas where natural gas drilling was already in progress.
Keywords: Natural Gas; Pollution; Water; Environmental Documentary

Title: Gasland: Part II
Series Title / Date: 2013
Call Number: DVD 2014-209
Description: A sequel to the documentary Gasland. Josh Fox continues to explore the dangers of the process of natural gas extraction known as hydraulic fracturing or "fracking" in the U.S. and 32 countries worldwide.
Keywords: Environmental Documentary; Natural Gas

Title: Io Non ho Paura = I'm not Scared
Series Title / Date: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2014-205
Description: A young boy stumbles on a hole in the ground, where another boy is kept prisoner.
Keywords: Drama; Thriller

Title: Luz nas Trevas: A Volta do Bandido da Luz Vermelha
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2014-200
Description: The story of Luz Vermelha, a legendary bandit from Sâo Paulo, told through the his son, the outlaw Tudo ou Nada. Don Juan robs to enjoy material pleasures and sells his loot in the port city of Santos while his father rots in jail.
Keywords: Crime; Drama

Title: Mary Wigman: die Seele des Tanzes = The Soul of Dance
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2014-210
Description: Documentary on the German choreographer and dancer Mary Wigman.
Keywords: Modern Dance

Title: Meglio Gioventu = The Best of Youth
Series Title / Date: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2014-204
Description: Revolves around two Italian brothers from 1966 through 2000, an dhow their destinies were diverted after meeting a psychologically disturbed girl.
Keywords: Drama

Title: The Tales of Hoffmann
Series Title / Date: Essential Art House - 1951
Call Number: DVD 2014-206
Description: Written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger. Hoffmann tells his friends the tales of the three major loves of his life.
Keywords: Jacques Offenbach; Opera

Title: There will be Blood
Series Title / Date: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2014-207
Description: Based on the novel "Oil!" by Upton Sinclair. Story of an encounter with a preacher and a California tycoon in the early 20th century.
Keywords: Drama; Paul Thomas Anderson; Oil Industry

Title: Vita e Bella = Life is Beautiful
Series Title / Date: 1997
Call Number: DVD 2014-203
Description: A waiter with a great sense of humor but use this optimism to protect his son in a Nazi concentration camp.
Keywords: World War II; Holocaust