RaymundoSeries Title / Date:
|2009Call Number: ||DVD 2013-35Description: ||A film by Ernesto Ardito and Virna Molina. Life and works of Raymundo Gleyzer, Argentine filmmaker, kidnapped and murdered by the country's military dictatorship in 1976.Keywords: ||ArgentinaTitle: |
Rediscovering George WashingtonSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2006-129Description: ||Explores the character of Washington, as a warrior, politician, and charismatic leader, and traces his accomplishmentsKeywords: ||George WashingtonTitle: |
RevolutionarySeries Title / Date:
|2012Call Number: ||DVD 2012-217Description: ||Sidney Rittenberg reflects on his remarkable life as an American member of the Chinese Communist Party. Keywords: ||China; HistoricalTitle: |
Richard Rodgers: The Sweetest SoundsSeries Title / Date:
|CRI American MastersCall Number: ||DVD 2006-7Description: ||A film portrait of the legendary composer; includes interviews with Julie Andrews, Andrew Lloyd Webber, and others as well as archival performances.Keywords: ||Richard RodgersTitle: |
RomanticoSeries Title / Date:
|2005Call Number: ||DVD 2012-214Description: ||Story of Carmelo, a car wash employee by day and mariachi musician by night, struggle to cope with his mother's mortality, his daughters' needs, and his own dreams.Keywords: ||ImmigrationTitle: |
Salvador Allende: A Film Series Title / Date:
|2004Call Number: ||DVD 2012-168Description: ||Life and works of Chilean president Salvador Allende from his childhood to his suicide following the Pinochet military coup in 1973, focusing heavily on the three years following his election.Keywords: ||Title: |
Seven Years in TibetSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2008-172Description: ||Based on the book by Heinrich Harrer. Harrer is an Austrian national and a Nazi sympathizer who leaves Austria in 1939 to climb a mountain in the Himalayas. Through a series of circumstances, including POW camp, he and fellow climber Peter Aufschnaiter become the only two foreigners in the Tibetan holy city of Lhasa. There, Heinrich's life changes forever as he becomes a close confidant to the Dalai Lama.
Keywords: ||Tibet; Jean-Jacques AnnaudTitle: |
She's a Boy I KnewSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-53Description: ||Filmmaker Gwen Haworth turns her camera on her family following her transition from male to female over the course of several years.
Keywords: ||Documentary; Transsexual Title: |
Spirit of TibetSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||VCR 2001- 83Description: ||Documentary on the life of Dilgo Khyentse RinpocheKeywords: ||Tibetan BuddhismTitle: |
Strange FruitSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-205Description: ||A history of the anti-lynching protest song made famous by Billie Holiday.
Keywords: ||Joel Katz; Documentary; Music |