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Title: Bachelorette, 34: A Film
Series Title / Date: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-219
Description: A mother obsessed with getting her daughter married.
Keywords: Short Films

Title: Balanchine: The Father of American Ballet
Series Title / Date: Great Performances; Dance in America
Call Number: DVD 2007-104
Description: Traces the life and work of George Balanchine through archival audio and video footage, interviews, film, and photographs; features selections from many of his ballets
Keywords: George Balanchine; New York City Ballet; Choreogra

Title: Baryshnikov
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Call Number: VCR 93- 12
Description: Profile of Baryshnikov & perf. of "Configurations"
Keywords: Dance

Title: Before Night Falls
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Call Number: DVD 2008-34
Description: The life of Reinaldo Arenas, from childhood in Cuba to his death in New York City. His writings and homosexuality get him in trouble with Castro's Cuba and he spends two years in prison before leaving for the United States. Cast includes Javier Bardem; Olivier Martine; Andrea Di Stefano; Johnny Depp; Sean Penn.
Keywords: Cuba; Julian Schnabel

Title: Benny Goodman
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Call Number: VCR 95-3
Description: Life of Benny Goodman.
Keywords: Music

Title: Breath Made Visible
Series Title / Date: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-5
Description: Life and career of the American dancer, Anna Halprin.
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Title: Brook by Brook/ Hamlet by Brook
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Call Number: DVD 2006-230
Description: Includes the full production of Peter Brook's "The Tragedy of Hamlet," as well as a film about Brook by his son, Simon.
Keywords: Peter Brook; Shakespeare

Title: Charles Mingus: Triumph of the Underdog
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2009-206
Description: Features jazz bassist, bandleader, and composer Charles Mingus with clips of performances in the 1960s and 1970s.
Keywords: Don McGlynn; Jazz; Music

Title: Charles Weidman: On His Own
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Call Number: VCR 92- 32
Description: Life and career of dancer/choreographer Weidman
Keywords: Modern Dance

Title: Claes Oldenburg
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Call Number: VCR 2004- 66
Description: Visit the artist's studio, the Guggenheim Museum, and discuss the man and his art
Keywords: Claes Oldenburg; Sculptors