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Title: Mostly Martha
Series Title / Date: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2015-6
Description: A master chef's finely-tuned life is upset when her nine-year old niece Lina comes to stay, and a free-spirited sous chef is hired at her kitchen.

Title: No te Mueras sin Dicerme Adonde Vas = Don't Die without Telling Me?
Series Title / Date: 1995
Call Number: DVD 2005-104
Description: A lonely film projectionist invents a machine to record his dreams; written and directed by Eliseo Subiella.
Keywords: Fantasy

Title: Noel Coward's Brief Encounter
Series Title / Date: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1945)
Call Number: DVD 2007-464
Description: Trevor Howard and Celia Johnson star as middle-class suburbanites whose casual friendship evolves into a passionate yearning for each other. Based on the play Still life / by Noel Coward.
Keywords: Unrequited Love

Title: Nom des Gens = The Names of Love
Series Title / Date: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2011-277
Description: A young liveral woman seduces right-wing men to convert them to her political cause.
Keywords: Politics; Seduction

Title: North & South
Series Title / Date: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2013-210
Description: Four part adaptation of Elizabeth Gaskell's love story of a middle class southerner forced to move to the northern Mill town.
Keywords: Social Class

Title: Pane e Tulipani = Bread & Tulips
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2009-227
Description: After a harried housewife is forgotten while on vacation with her family she goes to Venice where she is charmed by the city and her newfound freedom. Though her tyrannical husband hires an amateur detective to bring her back home.
Keywords: Silvio Soldini; Italy; Comedy; Drama

Title: Picnic
Series Title / Date: Columbia Classics (1955)
Call Number: DVD 2014-58
Description: Impact of a virile drifter on the lives of several women on one Labor Day week-end in a small Kansas town. Directed by Joshua William starring William Holden.
Keywords: Romantic Drama

Title: Postino = The Postman
Series Title / Date: Miramax Collector's Series
Call Number: DVD 2007- 89
Description: The postman, Mario, enlists the aid of the poet Pablo Neruda to conquer the heart of the beautiful Beatrice.
Keywords: Pablo Neruda

Title: Scent of Green Papaya
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2008-181
Description: Set in 1950s and 1960s Saigon, a young country girl joins a family as their servant and develops an enduring but secret attachment to a friend of the eldest son.
Keywords: Vietnam; Mùi Đu Đủ Xanh

Title: Sentiments
Series Title / Date:
Call Number: DVD 2009-19
Description: A married doctor in France becomes attracted to a new neighbor, who is also married.
Keywords: Adultery; Noemie Lvovsky