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Estudiante: El Corazon no se Cansa de Aprender = The Student
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2015-9
Description: After retiring to Guanajuato, a 70 year old enrolls at the university.
Keywords: Drama

Into the Woods
Series Title: 2015
Call Number: DVD 2015-29
Description: A modern twist on Grimm's fairy tales directed by Bob Marshall.
Keywords: Musical; Sondheim

Pique Dame
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2015-14
Description: Herman becomes obsessed with the beautiful Lisa, who is engaged to Prince Yeletsky. Kirov Opera; Valery Gergiev, conductor.
Keywords: Opera; Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich

Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2015-24
Description: Explores a controversial event in recent U.S. election history, which shook a nation's faith in the ability to stage a fair and open election.
Keywords: Presidents; Political Campaign; Drama; Florida

Shakespeare in Love
Series Title: Miramax Collector's Series - 1998
Call Number: DVD 2015-23
Description: A secret romance with the Lady Viola emerges when Will Shakespeare needs inspiration from writer's block. Cast includes: Gwyneth Paltrow, Joseph Fiennes, Geoffrey Rush, Colin Firth, Ben Affleck, and Judi Dench. Directed by John Madden.
Keywords: Shakespeare; Historical Drama

Thomashefskys: Music and Memories of a Life in the Yiddish Theater
Series Title: 2012
Call Number: DVD 2015-10
Description: Michael Tilson Thomas explores the lives of his grandparents, Boris and Bessie Thomashefsky, through a musical performance that features five performers and the New World Symphony orchestra, performed at the New World Center in Miami Beach. Founding members of the Yiddish Theater in America, the Thomashefskys owned theaters, published their own magazine, wrote columns in the popular Yiddish newspapers, sponsored and encouraged generations of young artists, brought countless Yiddish artists to America, tirelessly raised funds for progressive social causes, and, through it all, were adventurous trendsetters. This story presents a musical sound that few have heard, assimilating Eastern European klezmer and cantorial modes with American tones and rhythms.
Keywords: Jews

Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2015-30
Description: A 17-year-old Kurdish refuge trying to reunite with his girlfriend who has emigrated to England, decides to swim the English Channel after being stopped in France.
Keywords: Drama; Teenage Boys