Memorial for Herbert HunckeSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2006-156Description: ||An appreciation by the friends of author and poet, Herbert Huncke; includes his last reading on January 10, 1966 for the Poetry ProjectKeywords: ||Herbert Huncke: Memorial; Modern PoetryTitle: |
Merce Cunningham: A Lifetime of DanceSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2007-183Description: ||In-depth profile of Cunningham's prolific career; features new and archival performance footage and exclusive interviews with dancers, collaborators, and Cunningham himselfKeywords: ||Cunningham, Merce; Modern Dance; ChoreographersTitle: |
Miles Electric: A Different Kind of BlueSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-203Description: ||Discusses Miles Davis' music of the late 1960s-early 1970s with commentary from musicians Chick Corea, Carlos Santana, Joni Mitchell, and others; also includes Davis's complete Aug. 29 1970 performance at the Isle of Wight.
Keywords: ||Murray Lerner; Jazz; Trumpet; MusicTitle: |
Murray Louis in ConcertSeries Title / Date:
|1989Call Number: ||VCR 92-8Description: ||Traces Louis's career with footage from 1953 to today.Keywords: ||DanceTitle: |
Nobody's BusinessSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||VCR 2003-61Description: ||Filmmaker Alan Berliner's portrait of his father, Oscar.Keywords: ||Jewish FamiliesTitle: |
Once More Removed: A Journey Back to IndiaSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2007-65Description: ||A young Guyanese-American chronicles her attempts to ascertain her family's removal from their native India to Guyana and her parent's subsequent migration from Guyana.Keywords: ||India; South Asian DiasporaTitle: |
Percy Julian: Forgotten GeniusSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2007-213Description: ||Biography of Percy Julian's life and scientific breakthroughs, with period reenactments based on newly opened family archives and interviews with colleagues and relativesKeywords: ||Jullian, Percy Lavon; Chemists; African-American sTitle: |
PersepolisSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-208Description: ||Coming-of-age story of an outspoken young Iranian girl beginning during the Islamic Revolution of 1979.
Keywords: ||Vincent Paronnaud; Marjane Satrapi; War; Drama; Iran; Islamic fundamentalists; Social ConditionsTitle: |
Proceed and be Bold!Series Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-224Description: ||documents the life of Amos Paul Kennedy Jr. a letterpress artist who lives out the secret American Dream of rejecting the establishment and living his art as his life.
Keywords: ||Laura Zinger; African American; ArtistTitle: |
Queen of VersaillesSeries Title / Date:
|2012Call Number: ||DVD 2012-248Description: ||Documentary about a billionaire family and their financial challenges in the wake of the economic crisis. The film follows two unique characters, whose rags-to-riches-to-rags success stories reveal the innate virtues and flaws of the American Dream.Keywords: || |