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Title: Ostre Sledovane Vlaky = Closely Watched Trains
Series Title / Date: 1966
Call Number: DVD 2013-94
Description: A young trainmaster becomes involved in a plot to blow up a German ammunition train during World War II, but when the plan backfires, he is forced to commit the ultimate act of courage.
Keywords: Czech

Title: Pepi, Luci, Bom
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2008-14
Description: Set in Madrid in the punk-inspired 1980s.
Keywords: Pedro Almodovar; Punk

Title: Phorpa = The Cup
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2008-169
Description: Comedy set in 1996 about a group of boys in a Tibetan monastery-in-exile in India who are determined to watch the World Cup soccer tournament.
Keywords: Tibet; Soccer

Title: Placard = The Closet
Series Title / Date: (2000)
Call Number: DVD 2004-22
Description: Man worries about being fired.
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Title: Que he Hecho yo Para Merecer Esto? = What Have I Done??
Series Title / Date: 1984
Call Number: DVD 2005-17
Description: Black comedy about a housewife hooked on amphetamines; written and directed by Pedro Almodovar.
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Title: Raising Arizona
Series Title / Date: 1987
Call Number: DVD 2013-50
Description: In order to start a family, an ex-con and a police officer resort to kidnapping one of the newborn quintuplets of a wealthy Arizona family. Cast includes Nicholas Cage and Holly Hunter. Directed by Joel Coen.
Keywords: Crime

Title: Rules of the Game = Regle du Jeu
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: VCR 84-25
Description: Renoir's satire on the decadence of pre-World War II French aristocracy.
Keywords: Jean Renoir

Title: Scotland, PA
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2008-146
Description: A modernized retelling of "MacBeth" set in 1970s suburban Pennsylvania. Joe McBeth, an unambitious hamburger stand employee, is driven to success by his scheming wife.
Keywords: Shakespeare; Billy Morrissette

Title: Smoke Signals
Series Title / Date: 1998
Call Number: DVD 2012-193
Description: Depicts two young Native Americans, Victor and Thomas, who leave their small town to retrieve the remains of Victor's father. Cast includes Irene Bedard.
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Title: Taxi para 3 = A Cab for 3
Series Title / Date: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2007-135
Description: Black comedy telling the story of Ulises, a taxi driver who thinks that joining the gang that holds him up may just be the way out.
Keywords: Taxicab drivers