1492: Conquest of ParadiseSeries Title / Date:
|2001Call Number: ||DVD 2013-26Description: ||Columbus's voyage. Cast includes Gerard Depardieu, Armand Assante, and Sigourney Weaver.Keywords: ||Title: |
Aleksandr Nevskii = Alexander NevskySeries Title / Date:
|Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1938)Call Number: ||DVD 2007-458Description: ||Biographical story of Prince Alexander Nevsky and his successful resistance against an attempt by the Teutonic Knights to invade Russia in 1242.Keywords: ||Title: |
AlexanderSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2010-107Description: ||The story of Alexander the Great who in 4th century BC conquered ninety percent of the known world of the time by defeating Greece, Persia, Afghanistan, and India in eight years.Keywords: ||Oliver Stone; WarTitle: |
Arrancame La Vida = Tear this Heart OutSeries Title / Date:
|2008Call Number: ||DVD 2013-69Description: ||A woman from Puebla who marries as a way out of her little worl, but soon discovers her life his chained to her husband's. She rediscovers her love with another young man the antithesis of her husband, breaking the mold of her time. Based on the hit novel by A?ngeles Mastretta.Keywords: ||Title: |
Baader Meinhof ComplexSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-220Description: ||During 1970s Germany, Andreas Baader, Ulrike Meinhof, and Gudrun Ensslin lead a violent war against what they perceive as the new face of fascism: American imperialism. Keywords: ||Uli Edel; Communist; Terrorism; WarTitle: |
BaraguaSeries Title / Date:
|Call Number: ||DVD 2008-66Description: ||Final period of Cuba's Ten Years War (1868-1878) of independence from Spain. Shows Antonio Maceo as the most distinguished revolutionary leader of the time, who in Baragua assured the continuity of the independence struggle.
Keywords: ||CubaTitle: |
Battle of AlgiersSeries Title / Date:
|Criterion CollectionCall Number: ||DVD 2009-240Description: ||Focuses on the harrowing events of 1957, a key year in Algeria's struggle for independence from France.
Keywords: ||Bataille d'Alger; French; Torture; WarTitle: |
Battlehip Potemkin: from the series "The Year 1905"Series Title / Date:
|2007Call Number: ||DVD 2013-98Description: ||Sergei Eisenstein was commissioned by the Soviet government to make a movie commemorating the failed uprising of 1905, 20 years after the actual incident.Keywords: ||Title: |
Black RobeSeries Title / Date:
| Call Number: ||DVD 2009-38Description: ||In the 17th century, a Jesuit priest on a mission to convert the Huron Indians and his aide are escorted through the Canadian wilderness by Algonquin Indians. Based on the novel by Brian Moore.
Keywords: ||Bruce Beresford; Faith; Western; RomanceTitle: |
Born on the Fourth of JulySeries Title / Date:
|2004Call Number: ||DVD 2013-188Description: ||Based on the true story of Ron Kovic, a young man who volunteered for the Vietnam War, became a major voice for the disenchantment of the war after being paralyzed from the mid-chest down.Keywords: ||Olivier Stone; War |