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Ilusion Viaja en Tranvia = Illusion Travels by Streetcar
Series Title: Coleccion Mexico en Pantalla (1953)
Call Number: DVD 2014-116
Description: A motley crew of passengers on a rundown streetcar about to be decommissioned go on a series of picaresque adventures, with elements of political, social, and religious satire expressed in the form of a fairy tale.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

2001: A Space Oddysey
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 83
Description: The 1968 science fiction film, which moves from the pre-historic birth of intelligence toward the emergence of man as pure thought somewhere in the future
Keywords: Science Fiction; Stanley Kubrick

25 Watts
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-101
Description: Three young men in Montevideo drink beer, avoid responsibility, talk nonsense, encounter weird characters from the neighborhood and drift in a state of chronic boredom
Keywords: Spanish (Uruguay); Male Friendship

39 Steps
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1935)
Call Number: DVD 2007-498
Description: Follows the escapades of Richard Hanney, who stumbles into a conspiracy that involves him in a hectic chase across the Scottish moors. Adapted from the novel by John Buchan.
Keywords: Mystery; Alfred Hitchcock

7 Soles
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-225
Description: El Negro gets hired to smuggle a group of undocumented migrants into the United States.
Keywords: Illegal Mexican Immigration;

8 1/2
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84- 15
Description: Autobiographical film about a famous film director who loses his inspiration while making a movie
Keywords: Fellini, Federico

9 Dnei Odnogo Goda = Nine Days of One Year
Series Title: Russian Cinema Council Collection: 1961
Call Number: DVD 2013-118
Description: Two nuclear scientists continue their research despite a possibly fatal dose of radiation one has received.
Keywords:

90 Millas
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-17
Description: In search of freedom, a Cuban family crosses the dangerous stretch from Cuba to Florida on a homemade raft.
Keywords: Cuba; Political Refuges; Immigration; Francisco Rodríguez

A Bout de Souffle = Breathless
Series Title: 1960
Call Number: DVD 2011-279
Description: Film by Jean-Luc Godard of a small-time criminal kills a police officer then pursues his American girlfriend to runaway with him to Italy starring Jean Seberg.
Keywords: Crime

Abenteuer des Werner Holt
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 78
Description: Film which depicts the the toll war takes on youth; originally released in Germany in 1965
Keywords: German

Abismos de Pasion
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1954)
Call Number: DVD 2014-105
Description: Based on Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte.
Keywords:

Abuelo = The Grandfather
Series Title: 1998
Call Number: DVD 2004-94
Description: A man sets out to discover which of his granddaughters is his true heir.
Keywords:

Actrices = Actresses
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2013-133
Description: A film by Valeria Tedeschi of a 40-year-old single, childless actress reassesses the path her life has taken.
Keywords: Noemi Lvovsky

Age D'Or = Age of Gold
Series Title: 1930
Call Number: DVD 2014-104
Description: Surrealistic film about two lovers who mock convention and the society intent on preventing them from satisfying their desire. Written by Luis Bunuel and Salvador Dali.
Keywords: Surrealism

Aguirre, der Zorn Gottes
Series Title: 1972
Call Number: DVD 2006-37
Description: Herzog's film about a group of Spanish conquistadors, led by Pizzaro, as they go up the Amazon in search of gold.
Keywords: Werner Herzog; El Dorado

Akropolis
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 15
Description: Live production based on scenes from the play by Stanislaw Wyspia?nski
Keywords: Polish; WWII; Concentration Camps

Al Otro Lado = To the Other Side
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2012-266
Description: Three children, one girl from Mexica, Cuba, and Morocco, deal with the absence of a father who has left the country and the need to bring him home.
Keywords: Immigrants

All about Eve
Series Title: 1950
Call Number: DVD 2014-13
Description: Ambition and betrayal ensue as an aspiring actress upheavals the life of her idol actress. Cast includes Bette Davis and Anne Baxter.
Keywords:

All My Sons
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 91- 16
Description: 1986 film version of the Arthur Miller play
Keywords: Arthur Miller

All Quiet on the Western Front
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002- 25
Description: Experience of German soldiers in WWI.
Keywords: WWI; German Soldiers

All the President's Men
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006- 64
Description: The story of the Watergate Scandal; starring Robert Redford, Dustin Hoffman
Keywords: Watergate Scandal

Amadeus
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 37
Description: Peter Schaffer's story about the life and music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, as viewed through the memories of an envious rival, Salieri
Keywords: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Salieri, Antonio

Amador = How it Ended
Series Title: 2012
Call Number: DVD 2012-205
Description: A young immigrant with financial troubles must prove that death can't always stop life.
Keywords:

Amants = Lovers
Series Title: Criterion Collection
Call Number: DVD 2009-2
Description: A restless bourgeois wife finds her eye wandering from both her husband and her lover to an attractive passing stranger.
Keywords: Louis Malle; Adultery; France; Romance; Jeanne Moreau

American Buffalo
Series Title: 1995
Call Number: DVD 2011-276
Description: After swindled for a rare Based on the play by David Mamet; starring Dustin Hoffman.
Keywords: Heist

American Film Theatre Collection One
Series Title: American Film Theatre Collection One
Call Number: VCR 2003-149
Description: Oversize videos; 6 parts
Keywords: Eugene O'Neill

American Film Theatre Collection Two
Series Title: American Film Theatre Collection Two
Call Number: VCR 2003-134
Description: Oversize videos; 5 parts
Keywords: Edward Albee

Amerikanische Freund [American Friend]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 13
Description: Set in New York and Hamburg, tells of the encounter between an American con artist and a German craftsman; starring Dennis Hopper
Keywords: German / English

Amor Bandido [Beloved Lover]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004- 64
Description: Story of crime and doomed romance set in the tawdry underworld of Rio
Keywords: Portuguese (Brazil)

Amores Perros
Series Title: (2000)
Call Number: DVD 2003-30
Description: Three peoples' lives in the wake of a horrific car crash.
Keywords:

Amu
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-6
Description: 21 year old Indian American woman is visiting India to learn about her roots. She learns that a genocide in the capital city from 20 years ago might hold the key to her mysterious origin.
Keywords: India; Genocide; Shonali Bose

And the Band Played On
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-127
Description: Adaptations of Shilts's book about the early days of the fight against AIDS
Keywords: AIDS; Randy Shilts

Angel de fuego = Angel of Fire
Series Title: Latin Cinema Collection
Call Number: DVD 2005-106
Description: Story of a young girl's search for redemption and forgiveness.
Keywords: Spanish (Mexico)

Angel Exterminador = Exterminating Angels
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1962)
Call Number: DVD 2014-112
Description: A group of high-society friends are invited to a mansion for dinner and inexplicably find themselves unable to leave.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel; Naufragos de la Calle de la Providencia

Another Country
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-125
Description: An elderly, exiled British spy remembers his days at an English boarding school in the 1930s; there he explored his homosexuality and was exposed to Marxism
Keywords: Gay men; Communism

Anthony and Cleopatra
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 2
Description: BBC Television Production; three parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Antigone
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 64
Description: Greek dialogue with English subtitles
Keywords: Classical Greek Tragedy; Sophocles

Antigone
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-143
Description: 1962 version of Sophocles's tragedy, starring Irene Papas
Keywords: Sophocles

Antony and Cleopatra
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 95- 12
Description: Oversize
Keywords: Shakespeare

Apocalypse Now
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 4
Description: Francis Ford Coppola's vision of the madness of the Vietnam War (1979)
Keywords: Coppola

Arrival
Series Title: Prisoner (TV)
Call Number: VCR 86- 11
Description: Episode 1 of "The Prisoner" (1967)
Keywords: Television

Arthur Miller's Death of a Salesman
Series Title: 1985
Call Number: DVD 2014-72
Description: Dark drama of a man whose life did not measure up to his expectations. Starring Dustin Hoffman (Willy Loman), Kate Reid (Linda Loman), and John Malkovich (Biff).
Keywords:

Avventura
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1960)
Call Number: DVD 2007-460
Description: Story about the search for a girl lost on an island; the searchers gradually become preoccupied with their own problems.
Keywords: Michelangelo Antonioni

Away We Go
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2013-53
Description: A couple expecting their first child travel around the U.S. to find a perfect place to start their family.
Keywords: Sam Mendes

Ay Carmela!
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-123
Description: 1990 film adaptation of the play by Jose Sanchis Sinisterra.
Keywords: Spanish Civil War

Azucar Amarga = Bitter Sugar
Series Title: International Cinema
Call Number: DVD 2006-6
Description: An idealistic young Cuban Communist sours on the political conditions in his country and is willing to let his girlfriend and family go to take action.
Keywords: Cuba; Politics, Society

Baiser Voles = Stolen Kisses
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84-14
Description: Francois Truffaut's semi-autobiographical continuation of the story of Antoine Doinel, first told in the film "The 400 Blows."
Keywords: Truffaut

Ballada Soldate = Ballad of a Soldier
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1959)
Call Number: DVD 2007-461
Description: A soldier-boy earns a ten-day leave to go home to his mother by performing a desperate act of bravery at the front. On the way home he has many small adventures.
Keywords: World War; Russia

Barrio
Series Title: 1998
Call Number: DVD 2012-160
Description: Caught in the concrete jungle of the big city, 15-year-old friends pass the summer dreaming of girls and sandy beaches and dealing with family issues.
Keywords: Spain

Beasts of the Southern Wild
Series Title: 2012
Call Number: DVD 2014-70
Description: A six-year-old living in an isolated bayou community that frequently floods goes on a journey to understand the universe around her by incorporating long-extinct animals into her story after her father becomes ill.
Keywords: Lucy Alibar

Beaumarchais, l'insolent = Beaumarchais, the Scoundrel
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-100
Description: A decade in the life of the French playwright and emissary.
Keywords: Beaumarchais

Beauty and the Beast
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 29
Description: Jean Cocteau's version of the classic tale
Keywords: French; Fairy Tale

Before the Rain: (A Tale in Three Parts)
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2013-97
Description: Three stories: "Words," where a young Macedonian monk discovers an Albanian girl hiding in his quarters, and attempts to hide her from a local militia. "Faces," a London photo-agent struggles with how to tell her husband she's been having an affair with one of her foreign photojournalists. "Pictures," the photojournalist returns to his Macedonian village and becomes embroiled in centuries-old skirmishes.
Keywords: Yugoslav War

Bella del Alhambra
Series Title: 1989
Call Number: DVD 2007-194
Description: Drama set in 1930s Cuba, centering on a a young woman's rise to fame as an entertainer at the Teatro Alhambra, whose audiences are composed solely of men.
Keywords: Dancers

Belle de Jour
Series Title: (1967)
Call Number: DVD 2003-21
Description: Based on the novel by Joseph Kessel. A young surgeon's wife works as a part-time prostitute.
Keywords:

Belle de Jour
Series Title: (1967)
Call Number: DVD 2014-120
Description: Erotic film about a wealthy young surgeon's wife who works as a part-time prostitute in a Paris brothel.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel; Catherine Deneuve

Belle et la Bete = Beauty and the Beast
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1946)
Call Number: DVD 2007-462
Description:
Keywords: Fantasy

Beloe Solntse Pustyni = White Sun of the Desert
Series Title: Russian Cinema Council Collection: 1969
Call Number: DVD 2013-116
Description: A soldier of the red army must protect women abandoned by a guerilla leader.
Keywords: Russian Civil War

Ben-Hur
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 47
Description: Charlton Heston stars as a peace-loving prince of Judea who leads his nation against the wrath of the conquering Romans
Keywords: Biblical Films; Religious Films

Ben-Hur
Series Title: 1959
Call Number: DVD 2012-255
Description: Jewish nobleman reunites with his childhood friend, who has returned to Judea as a Roman tribune. The clash of cultures results in a chariot race.
Keywords: Essential Classics; Charlton Heston

Ben-Hur
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2012-258
Description: After an elderly man is taken in to their home, a working-class wife seeks fullfillment from a neighbor she secretly adores. Starring Giovanna Mezzogiorno.
Keywords: Adultery; Romance

Bend it like Beckham
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2014-15
Description: An eighteen year-old daughter of a traditional Indian family runs off to play soccer.
Keywords:

Bete Humaine
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-78
Description: Fate drives a man to murder and suicide
Keywords: French; Mystery

Bete Humaine
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-82
Description: A tragic love triangle is created when a man lusts for a co-worker's wife and is allowed to have an affair with her so he will keep quiet after witnessing the co-worker murder his boss.
Keywords: Emile Zola; Jean Renoir; Adultery

Better Life
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2012-187
Description: A story that follows father and son as they cross the border into the U.S. for a better life where they discover that family is the most important part of the American dream.
Keywords: California; Immigration; Illegal Alien

Big Fish
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-5
Description: Tim Burton's 2003 film version of Daniel Wallace's novel; starring Ewan McGregor, Albert Finney, Billy Crudup, Jessica Lange. DVD Not Available - Lost
Keywords: Tim Burton; Daniel Wallace

Big Night
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2013-252
Description: Story of two brothers whose Italian restaurant is on the brink of bankruptcy gamble on one event to save the business. Cast includes Minnie Driver, Ian Holm, Tony Shalhoub, and Stanley Tucci. Directed by Campbell Scott and Stanley Tucci.
Keywords:

Biutiful
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2012-30
Description: A mobster with a terminal illness and a mentally unstable ex-wife struggles to provide for his children on the dangerous streets of Barcelona.
Keywords: Javier Bardem; Cancer; Crime

Blackboard Jungle
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2012-28
Description: Urban drama about an idealistic teacher in a slum area who fights doggedly to connect with his unruly students. Based on a novel by Evan Hunter.
Keywords: Juvenile delinquents; New York

Blade Runner
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 46
Description: Based on Dick's novel "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep"
Keywords: Science Fiction; Philip K. Dick

Blaise Pascal
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-101
Description: Pascal's struggled to reconcile his scientific work with his faith.
Keywords: Pascal

Blood and Sand
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 50
Description: Life of a matador
Keywords: Silent; Rudolph Valentino

Blue Angel
Series Title: Treasures from the Weimar Republic
Call Number: VCR 2007-101
Description: One of the early sound masterpieces of German cinema:the story is the portrait of a middle-aged professor degraded by his obsession with a tawdry caf? entertainer
Keywords: German; Heinrich Mann; Marlene Dietrich

Body and Soul
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 38
Description: 1925 production; Paul Robeson's first screen role
Keywords: Paul Robeson

Bola
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2011-138
Description: Embarrassed by his violent and unforgiving family life, a 12-year-old boy retreats from his classmates, engaging them only through a dangerous game.
Keywords: Spain

Bolivia
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2012-45
Description: A man finds work as an illegal alien in Argentina in order to support his family in Bolivia.
Keywords: Immigrant; Poverty

Boquitas Pintadas = Painted Lips
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2006-57
Description: Leopoldo Torre Nilsson's adaptation of the novel by Manual Puig.
Keywords: Manuel Puig

Borderline
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-223
Description: The story of a woman facing her 30th birthday as she looks back at her life with her mother and grandmother and her relationships with men sex and alcohol.
Keywords: Lyne Charlebois; Canada

Boyfriends
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 35
Description: Three gay couples, all at varying stages in their relationships, gather for a weekend in the country to celebrate a birthday
Keywords: Homosexuality: relationships

Boys Don't Cry
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 68
Description: Dramatization of the life and death of Teena Brandon; starring Hilary Swank
Keywords: Teena Brandon; Transsexuals

Boys in the Band
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-172
Description: A heterosexual is accidentally invited to a homosexual gathering at a birthday party, and tension builds as tempers fray
Keywords: Homosexuality

Boys Town
Series Title: 1938
Call Number: DVD 2012-39
Description: Story of Father Flanagan and his founding of Boys Town, a home for juvenile delinquents. Spencer Tracy and Mickey Rooney.
Keywords: Orphanage

Boyz n the Hood
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 38
Description: Life in South Central LA
Keywords: Urban Life; John Singleton

Boyz n the Hood
Series Title: 1991
Call Number: DVD 2012-48
Description: Three friends struggle to survive in South Central Los Angeles.
Keywords: Crime; African American Teenagers

Brat = Bother
Series Title: 1997
Call Number: DVD 2011-11
Description: Danila returns from army service and looks up his older brother, who's become a contract killer in post-Soviet St. Petersburg. Danila is drawn into the violent underworld culture but retains a kind of honor in his dealings with those he comes to know there.
Keywords: Gangs; Russia

Braveheart
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 24
Description: Oscar-winning film about Scottish hero William Wallace; Oversize
Keywords: Mel Gibson

Bruto = Brute
Series Title: 1952
Call Number: DVD 2009-101
Description: A slaughterhouse worker hired by a slumlord to break a tenant strike accidentally kills one of the strike leaders, and is then drawn into a doomed affair with the landlord's wife.
Keywords: Crime; Mexico

Bruto = Brute
Series Title: 1952
Call Number: DVD 2014-123
Description: A slow-witted but strong slaughterhouse worker who is hired by a slumlord to break a tenant strike accidentally kills one of the strike leaders. He is then drawn into a doomed affair with the landlord's wife.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Buchse der Pandora = Pandora's Box
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1929)
Call Number: DVD 2007-485
Description: Downward spiral of a showgirl.
Keywords: Silent film

Buddha's Lost Children
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-187
Description: In the remote borderlands of Thailand's Golden Triangle, a professional Thai-boxer turned Buddhist monk devotes himself to the care of the poorest hill tribe children. A film by Mark Verkerk.
Keywords: Thailand; Children; Monastry

Butterfly = Lingua das Bolboretas
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2005-2
Description: Boy grows up amidst the tensions of the Spanish civil war. Also in French.
Keywords: Spain

Bwana
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2012-65
Description:
Keywords: Racism; Spain

By Brakhage: An Anthology
Series Title: Criterion Collection
Call Number: DVD 2009-17
Description: Twenty-six masterworks by Stan Brakhage.
Keywords: Experimental

Bye Bye
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-53
Description: The experiences of two young French-Arab brothers after a family tragedy.
Keywords:

Cabiria
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 54
Description: Videocassette version of the 1914 Italian motion picture, set during the Second Punic War
Keywords: Silent; Italian

Cama Adentro = Live-in Maid
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2013-223
Description: When Buenos Aires is plunged into an economic meltdown, a woman faces a crisis and is unable to pay her longtime maid. The two realize that in order to survive, they must put aside their class resentments.
Keywords: Social Class

Caop. Part 2
Series Title: Telenovelas Populares: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-79
Description: A man who has become the richest and most wanted drug trafficker in Colombia sees his world fall apart as his secret is revealed.
Keywords: Drug Trafficking

Capitu: Da Obra de Machado de Assis
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-157
Description: An adaptation of Machado de Assis's classic novel "Dom Casmurro".
Keywords: Adultery; Television mini-series

Carmen
Series Title: 1983
Call Number: DVD 2011-183
Description: During intense rehearsals for a dance production of Carmen, the director of the dance company and his young star find themselves living the "Carmen" story of love and treachery. Directed by Carlos Saura.
Keywords: Flamenco; Bizet

Carnage
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2014-17
Description: After two children fight at a public park, the parents of the "victim" invite the parents of the "bully" to discuss the matter in a civilized manner, but become increasingly childish. Cast includes Jodie Foster, Kate Winslet, Christoph Waltz, John C. Reilly.Directed by Roman Polanski based on Yasmina Reza's play "God of Carnage."
Keywords:

Carne Tremula = Live Flesh
Series Title: 1997
Call Number: DVD 2005-12
Description: Five peoples' lives intertwine by romance and rivalry; directed by Pedro Almodovar from the novel by Ruth Rendell.
Keywords: Pedro Almodovar

Cartel 2, La Guerra Total Segunda Temporada
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-67
Description: Pepe Cadena will tell what happened during the last four years, but his plan backfires.
Keywords: Drug Trafficking

Cartel; Primera Temporada = El Cartel
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-66
Description: Ten friends in a drug cartel betray each other over when faced with incarceration for life or kill a friend.
Keywords: Drug Trafficking

Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Series Title: American Playhouse
Call Number: VCR 2004- 88
Description: 1989 TV broadcast of Williams's play, starring Jessica Lange, Tommy Lee Jones
Keywords: Tennessee Williams

Celda 211 = Cell 211
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-43
Description: Knocked unconscious the first day on the job, a security guard is carried to an empty cell. He awakes in the midst of a riot in a high-security cell block, home to the prison's most dangerous criminals. He must pose as a prisoner and conspire with the riot's vicious leader in order to stay alive.
Keywords: Prison Riot

Central Station = Central do Brasil
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-165
Description: A retired school teacher reluctantly cares for a young boy who just witnessed his mother's death as they embark on an emotional journey in search for the father he never knew.
Keywords: Walter Salles; Brasil; Children; Fernando Montenegro

Cet Obscur Objet du Desir = That Obscure Object of Desire
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1977)
Call Number: DVD 2014-128
Description: A man becomes obsessed with a girl on a train (played by two different women).
Keywords: Luis Bunuel; Romance

Chac: the Rain God
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 70
Description: Based on ritual and legends from the Popul vuh and Mayan stories
Keywords: Mayan Culture

Cheers for Miss Bishop
Series Title: 1940
Call Number: DVD 2013-213
Description: A young woman, fresh from college, arrives in a midwestern town intent on making a difference in the lives of her students and does so for the next 50 years.
Keywords:

Chien Andalou
Series Title: 1960 version of the 1929 Film
Call Number: DVD 2014-73
Description: Early avant-garde film of a surrealist tale of unfulfilled desire, based on an exchange of dreams between Salvador Dali and Luis Bunuel.
Keywords: Silent, Short, Experimental Films; Surrealism

Chien Andalou/ Entr'acte
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84-27
Description: 2 films.
Keywords: Silent; French

Chinatown
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-12
Description: One night in pre-war Southern California, a private eye detective is hired to investigate a socialite's husband's affair uncovering a web of scandals. Cast includes Jack Nicholson, Faye Dunaway, John Hillerman, et al.
Keywords: Mystery; Water Rights; Roman Polanski

Chinese Coffee
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2011-8
Description: A struggling author wants his friend feedback on the manuscript for his new book. Based on the play by Ira Lewis.
Keywords: Al Pacino

Chopin: Desire for Love
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-221
Description: 2002 Polish drama about the relationship between Frederic Chopin and George Sand; written and directed by Jerzy Antczak
Keywords: Polish; Frederic Chopin; George Sand

Christine Jorgensen Story: The First Man to Become a Woman
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2006- 88
Description: Fact-based bio-pic about the one of the first people to undergo a sex-change operation
Keywords: Christine Jorgensen; Transsexuals

Cienaga = The Swamp
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2006-23
Description: Two middle-aged women struggle with the restlessness of domesticity; directed by Lucrecia Martel.
Keywords:

Cinco Días sin Nora= 5 Days without Nora
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2014-156
Description: When his ex-wife Nora dies right before Passover, José is forced to stay with her body until she can be properly put to rest.
Keywords:

Citizen Kane
Series Title: 1941
Call Number: DVD 2011-167
Description: The story of Charles Foster Kane, a newspaper tycoon whose life is investigated by a magazine reporter trying to discover the meaning of Kane's dying word: "Rosebud". Disc 2 discusses how American newspaper magnate, William Randolph Hearst, in which Kane was partly based on, banned the video from being shown.
Keywords: William Randolph Hearst; Orson Welles

Citizen Kane
Series Title: 1941
Call Number: DVD 2012-254
Description: A powerful publisher utters his last word, "Rosebud", leading a news reporter to seek the meaning behind the word and of Kane.
Keywords: Essential Classics; Orson Welles; Agnes Moorehead; Mystery

Clando = Clandestine
Series Title: Library of African Cinema
Call Number: VCR 2004-52
Description: Experiences of a clandestine cab operator in Douala, Cameroon.
Keywords: Cameroon

Cleo de 5 a 7 = Cleo from 5 to 7
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2011-284
Description: Film by Agnes Varda of a girl wondering around Paris thinking she has cancer while waiting for the results of the medical examination.
Keywords:

Cleopatra
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-136
Description: Based on "Memoirs of Cleopatra" by Margaret George, this film tells the story of the relationship between the queen of Egypt and Julius Caesar, and her romance with Marc Antony
Keywords: Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt; Margaret George

Cleopatra
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-102
Description: 1999 film of the story about the queen of Egypt and her affairs with Julius Caesar and Marc Antony. Cast includes Billy Zane, Timothy Dalton, and Leonor Varela.
Keywords: Television Mini-Series; Franc Roddam; Assassination; Rome; Hallmark Home Entertainment

Cleopatra
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-103
Description: The epic saga of legendary Queen Cleopatra VII of Egypt, and her attempt to stabilize her power and gain control of the Roman Empire. Cast includes Elizabeth Taylor (Cleopatra), Richard Burton (Antony), Rex Harrison (Caesar).
Keywords: Joseph L. Mankiewicz; Julius Caesar; Marc Antony

Clockwork Orange
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-177
Description: Kubrick's adaptation of Burgess' novel about a near-future world of decaying cities, murderous adolescents and nightmarish technologies of punishment; starring Malcolm McDowell
Keywords: Burgess, Anthony; Kubrick, Stanley

Clueless
Series Title: 1995
Call Number: DVD 2013-189
Description: A loose adaptation of Emma, Jane Austen's 19th-century comedy of manners.
Keywords: Teenagers; Romance

Coal Miner's Daughter
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-148
Description: True story of Loretta Lynn's life and rise to fame; starring Sissy Spacek and Tommy Lee Jones
Keywords: Loretta Lynn

Colonel Chabert
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-186
Description: Based on the novel by Honore de Balzac.
Keywords:

Color Purple
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-145
Description: Adaptation of Alice Walker's novel, directed by Steven Spielberg and starring Whoopi Goldberg and Danny Glover
Keywords: Alice Walker; African-Americans

Columbiana
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-75
Description: A young woman becomes a professional assassin with the intent to hunt down and get revenge on the mobster responsible for her parents' murder which she witnessed as a child.
Keywords:

Cometa = The Comet
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2006-92
Description: In 1910, a teenage couple in Mexico decide to help Madero in his battle against the dictatorship of General Porfirio Diaz.
Keywords: Mexican Revolution

Coming Out
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 77
Description: Life of a homosexual man in oppressive East Germany
Keywords: German; Homosexuality

Coriolanus
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84- 5
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Corner in Wheat and selected biograph shorts
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 64
Description: Several short films by D.W. Griffith
Keywords: Silent; Short Films; Griffith

Coronel no Tiene Quien le Escriba = No One Writes to the Colonel
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 90
Description: An Adaptation of the short novel by Gabriel Garcia Marquez, about a retired colonel who waits for a pension that will never come.
Keywords: Colombia; retired military

Cranes Are Flying = Letyat Zhuravli
Series Title: Criterion Collection (1957)
Call Number: DVD 2014-92
Description: After moving in with her lover's family while he is off at war, she marries his cousin out of guilt. Still in love with Boris she leaves her husband to wait for his to return, but learns that he has been killed in the war.
Keywords: World War; Soviet Union

Crash
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2013-51
Description: Within 36 hours, Los Angeles citizens leading different lives collide in interconnecting stories of race, loss, and redemption. Cast includes Sandra Bullock, Don Cheadle, and Brendan Fraser. Directed by Paul Haggis.
Keywords:

Cronicas = Chronicles
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 99
Description: John Leguizamo stars as the anchor of a popular news show, who flies to a small town in Ecuador to cover a story about a serial child killer.
Keywords: Spanish (Ecuador); Investigative Reporters; Serial

Crucible
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-40
Description: Centered around the Salem Massachusetts witch trials of 1692. Based on the play by Arthur Miller. Actors include Daniel Day-Lewis and Winona Ryder. In English with Spanish or French versions.
Keywords: Nicholas Hytner; Historical

Cyrano de Bergerac
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 42
Description: 1950 film version starring Jose Ferrer
Keywords: Edmond Rostand

Cyrano de Bergerac
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-270
Description: 1990 film version starring Gerard Depardieu
Keywords: Edmond Rostand

Cyrano de Bergerac
Series Title: 1990
Call Number: DVD 2014-79
Description: Cyrano, a master swordsman and poet, feels he can not woo his beloved Roxane due to an unfortunate physical flaw: his grotesquely large nose.
Keywords: Gerard Depardieu

Czowiek na Torze = Man on the Tracks
Series Title: Andrzej Munk Trilogy - 1957
Call Number: DVD 2013-105
Description: Anti-Stalinism film examining the problems of 1950s Poland through characters' investiagation of an engine driver's death who was found slumped across railroad tracks .
Keywords:

Człowiek z Marmuru
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-39
Description: In 1976, a young woman in Krakow is making her diploma film, looking behind the scenes at the life of a 1950s bricklayer, Birkut. She studies his stint as a proletariat hero, how that heroism was created, and what became of him.
Keywords: Poland; Politics; Andrzej Wajda

Da hong deng long gao gao gua [Raise the Red Lantern]
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 51
Description: In 1920?s China, a female college student agrees to become the fourth wife of a wealthy nobleman
Keywords: Relationships; China: Social Life and Customs

Dance, Girl, Dance
Series Title: 1940
Call Number: DVD 2014-21
Description: Bubbles, played by Lucille Ball, swaps her ballet shoes for a G-string to become the burlesque sensation, Tiger Lily White. Directed by Dorothy Arzner, classic Hollywood's sole major female director.
Keywords:

Dans la Maison = In the House
Series Title: 2013
Call Number: DVD 2013-136
Description: A film by Francois Ozon of a sixteen-year-old boy who insinuates himself into the house of a fellow student from his literature class and writes about it in essays for his French teacher.
Keywords:

Daresalam
Series Title: Library of African Cinema; New African Cinema
Call Number: DVD 2006- 13
Description: Boyhood friends grow up under a post-colonial government in Chad; directed by Issa Serge Coelo
Keywords: Arabic, French; Africa: Chad

David Holzman's Diary
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 44
Description: Young filmmaker makes movie of his life
Keywords: Faux Documentary

Days of Darkness
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-157
Description: Jean-Marc Leblanc (Labreche), a desperate civil servant, escapes reality as we all know it, to imagine himself as the hero in imaginary adventures. Film by Denys Arcand.
Keywords: France; L'age des Tenebres

Days of Heaven
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 40
Description: Starring Richard Gere; directed by Terrence Malick
Keywords: Terrence Malick

Death of a Salesman
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 40
Description: 1966 television version of Miller's famous play
Keywords: Arthur Miller

Death of a Salesman
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-132
Description: 1966 television adaptation of Miller's Pulitzer Prize-winning play
Keywords: Arthur Miller

Dekalog = The Decalogue
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-140
Description: Ten, approximately one-hour films made for Polish television that each feature one of the 10 commandments as a thematic construct.
Keywords: Krzysztof Kiesslowski; Krzysztof Piesiewicz; Television mini-series.

Der Richter und sein Henker
Series Title: 1978
Call Number: DVD 2011-227
Description: While investigating a high-profile murder case, an unorthodox veteran police inspector copes with a bad conscience, bad health,overzealous partner, timid superior, and interference from political interests.
Keywords: Europe; 20th Century; Criminal Justice

Designated Mourner
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 54
Description: Film version of Shawn's play; staged as monologues with the audience
Keywords: Wallace Shawn

Deus e o Diabo na Terra do Sol = Black God, White Devil
Series Title: Coleca Glauber Rocha - 1964
Call Number: DVD 2013-243
Description: Set in 1938 Brazil, an impoverished couple join a religious cult which is pursued by a hired killer.
Keywords:

Dia De La Bestia
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-116
Description: Father Angel is convinced that the Antichrist is about to be born on Christmas Day; he sets out on a quest to destroy it before it destroys the world.
Keywords: Catholic Church; Antichrist

Diary of a Country Priest = Journal d'un Cure de Campagne
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86-15
Description: Based on the novel by Georges Bernanos.
Keywords: Georges Burnanos

Diary of a Lost Girl
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 55
Description: Videocassette release of the restored version of the 1929 silent film, starring Louise Brooks
Keywords: Silent

Dias de Santiago
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2012-141
Description:
Keywords:

Dias de Santiago = Days of Santiago
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2012-141
Description: After returning home from the Peruvian army, a soldier tries to cope with the realities of life while haunted by his violent military past and conflicted with his desire for education and his temptation to join his comrades in a life of crime.
Keywords: Peru

Do the Right Thing
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-164
Description: Racial tensins boil in a tough Brooklyn neighborhood. Dubbed in French and Spanish.
Keywords: Spike Lee; Riots

Doces Poderes = Sweet Powers
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2014-135
Description: During a tumultuous political campaign, veteran broadcast journalist Bia takes over as news director of a major television network.
Keywords: Mass Media

Doctor Faustus
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 30
Description: Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor
Keywords: Christopher Marlowe

Dole
Series Title: Library of African Cinema
Call Number: VCR 2004-51
Description: The lives of four teenage boys in Libreville, the capital of Gabon.
Keywords: Libreville, Gabon

Don Juan
Series Title: 1998
Call Number: DVD 2007-451
Description: The nobleman Don Juan is on the run from two brothers for abandoning their sister before marriage. With no signs of repentance, Don Juan continues his amorous conquests with women he meets along the way regardless of the consequences.
Keywords: Jacques Weber; Moliere

Don Juan en Alcala v Representaciones Itinerantes de Don Juan Tenorio de Jo
Series Title: 1988
Call Number: DVD 2011-148
Description: Recording of a live dramatic adaptation from the story Don Juan Tenorio by Jose Zorrilla.
Keywords: Antonio Guirau

Dona Perfecta
Series Title: 1951
Call Number: DVD 2014-25
Description: A young engineer travels to ask his cousin for her hand in marriage, but the mother, Dona Perfecta, has been persuaded by her confessor Padre Inoncencio towards another suitor.
Keywords: Liberalism

Dorian Gray
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2014-54
Description: Directed by Oliver Parker. Desperate to preserve the beauty captured in his portrait, Dorian trades his soul for eternal youth. Cast includes Ben Barnes and Colin Firth.
Keywords: Oscar Wilde

Double Indemnity
Series Title: 1944
Call Number: DVD 2013-14
Description: An insurance salesman and an unhappy wife conspire to murder her husband and collect his insurance policy.
Keywords: Film Noir; Billy Wilder

Dr. Chicago: A Film Trilogy
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-71
Description: Saga of a medical imposter and his exotic coterie of misfits living on the margin. The films thrive on wordplay and slapstick bordering on Dada.
Keywords: George Manupelli; Experimental;

Dragon Country
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 45
Description: Two of Williams' plays televised together in 1970
Keywords: Tennessee Williams

Early Auteur Films
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84- 12
Description: 7 short films
Keywords: Silent

Earth
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 60
Description: Conflict on a farm in Ukraine
Keywords: Silent; Soviet

Earth = Terre
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-79
Description: An adaptation of Emile Zola's novel of family greed, brutality, and deceit in rural France.
Keywords: Andre Antoine

Eastern Promises
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2013-93
Description: A Russian-born driver for one of London's most notorious organized crime families of Eastern European origin meets a midwife who accidentally stumbles on the fury of the crime family and finds his loyalties divided.
Keywords: Crime

Easy Rider
Series Title: 1969
Call Number: DVD 2012-27
Description: Two motorcyclists travel across the United States in search of the "real" America.
Keywords: Peter Fonda; Dennis Hopper; Jack Nicholson

Eban and Charley
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-108
Description: 15-year-old Charley lives in a lonely town with his strict father; when his friendship with 29-year-old Eben deepens into intimacy, the two face the most dangerous decision of all.
Keywords: Teenagers; Homosexuality: Relationships

Eccentricities of a Nightingale
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 42
Description: 1976 TV version of Williams' play, starring Blythe Danner
Keywords: Tennessee Williams

Echoes of Enlightenment: A True Book of the Last Days of Daniel, a Once and
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-163
Description: A wife's search for her missing husband.
Keywords:

Edge of Seventeen
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 67
Description: Heading towards his senior year in high school, Eric Hunter becomes confused by attractions that terrify and exhilarate, as he prepares to enter a world he doesn?t quite understand
Keywords: Gay Teenagers

Education
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2013-61
Description: A coming-of-age story of a teenage girl living in 1960s London with the ambition to attend Harvard, and how her life changes when she meets a playboy nearly twice her age. Cast: Carey Mulligan, Peter Sarsgaard, Alfred Molina.
Keywords:

Einer Trage des anderen Last [Bear one another's Burdens]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 79
Description: Communist & Christian in hospital become friends
Keywords: German

El
Series Title: Grandes de Nuestro Cine (1952)
Call Number: DVD 2014-110
Description: A middle aged, wealthy man's fascination with an young woman. later his wife, turns into obsession. Based on the novel by Mercedes Pinto.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

El Hijo de la Novia = Son of the Bride
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2012-263
Description: After a heart attack, a 42-year old divorced father re-evualtes his life.
Keywords: Family

El Patio de mi Carcel = My Prison Yard
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-211
Description: In Madrid, a petty thief who cannot adjust to life outside of jail puts together a theater troupe with her friends, a prostitute, a gypsy, and a Colombian immigrant.
Keywords: Women Prisoners

El Premio = The Prize
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-225
Description: A teacher travels to Lima to collect his lottery winnings and meet the son he has not seen in years.
Keywords: Alberto Durant

El Siglo de las Luces
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-69
Description: Three young aristocratic cousins in 18th century Havana befriend an idealistic French merchant.
Keywords: Humbert Solas; Cuba; France; Revolution

El Violin
Series Title: Film Movement series v.6 no. 2 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-41
Description: In rural Mexico, during the peasant revolts of the 1970s, Plutarco, his son, and grandson are both country musicians and supporters of the guerrilla movement's armed efforts against the oppressor government.
Keywords: War; Vargas

Emperor Jones
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 41
Description: Includes Poiter narrating "Tribute to an Artist"
Keywords: Paul Robeson

Emploi du Temps = Time Out
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2004- 25
Description: An unemployed man develops a fantasy occupation. Directed by Laurent Cantet.
Keywords:

En Tres y Dos
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-65
Description: Fictional account of the retirement of a popular Cuban baseball star with snippets of archival footage and references to real games.
Keywords: Cuba; Sports Rolando Diaz

Endgame/ Act Without Words II/ A Piece of Monologue/ Play/ Rockaby
Series Title: Beckett on Film: 19 films x 19 directors
Call Number: DVD 2005-64 Disc 4
Description: 19 film adaptations of plays by Samuel Beckett; Disc 4
Keywords: Samuel Beckett

Enemy of the People
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 38
Description: Miller's adaptation of Ibsen's play, filmed for television in 1966
Keywords: Arthur Miller; Henrik Ibsen

Enemy of the People
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005-120
Description: Miller's adaptation of Ibsen's play about honesty and business ethics (1966)
Keywords: Henrik Ibsen; Arthur Miller

Enfer
Series Title: (1994)
Call Number: DVD 2003-4
Description: Story of a hotel manager descending into madness and deranged jealousy.
Keywords:

Enrico IV
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 36
Description: based on the play by Luigi Pirandello
Keywords: Italian

Ensayo de un Crimen
Series Title: 1955
Call Number: DVD 2014-103
Description: Follows Archibaldo de la Cruz, a serial murder's criminal life, which began on the eve of the Mexican Revolution, when he wished his nanny dead.
Keywords: Serial Killer

Entertainer
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 49
Description: 1960 film version of the play by John Osborne
Keywords: Lawrence Olivier

Entertainer
Series Title: Vintage Classics (1960)
Call Number: DVD 2014-60
Description: Centers on the life of Archie Rice, an egotistical, third-rate British music hall performer whose career and personal life are in a down-hill spiral.
Keywords: Laurence Olivier; John Osborne

Entre les Murs = The Class
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-16
Description: Francois and his fellow teachers prepare for a new year at a high school in a tough neighborhood. His classroom ethics are put to the test when fellow students challenge his methods.
Keywords: France; Laurent Cantet; High School Students

Entre Marx y una Mujer Desnuda = Between Marx and a Naked Woman
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2005-4
Description: A writer is torn between love for a woman and love for his country.
Keywords: Spanish (Ecuador)

Erin Brockovich
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2012-176
Description: IMBD: An unemployed single mother becomes a legal assistant and almost single-handedly brings down a California power company accused of polluting a city's water supply.
Keywords: Hazardous Waste;

Erleuchtung Garantiert
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-162
Description: After his wife leaves with his children, Uwe travels with his brother Gustav, a Feng Shui consultant who structures his life around Zen meditation, to Japan where they get lost and arrive at a monastery. Despite personal torment and sibling rivalry, the two brothers gradually lose "control" of their lives and learn to live in the present.
Keywords: Zen Buddhism

Eroica
Series Title: Andrzej Munk Trilogy - 1957
Call Number: DVD 2013-103
Description: Film by Andrzej Munk Based on a pair of World War II stories by J.S. Stawinski about a marketeer who unwittingly becomes involved with the Polish Resistance, and Polish military prisoners trying to escape.
Keywords: World War II; Prisoners of War; Poland

Es Cine, Es Realidad: Cinco Peliculas Para Despertar Conciencias
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-28
Description: Five films: De Dioses y Hombres; 14 Kilometros; Incendies; Flor del Desierto = Desert Flower; and En un Mundo Mejor = Heaven
Keywords:

Espiritu de la Colmena = Spirit of the Beehive
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1973)
Call Number: DVD 2007-494
Description: A sensitive seven-year-old girl living in a small village in 1940 rural Spain is traumatized after viewing James Whale's "Frankenstein" and drifts into her own fantasy world.
Keywords: Victor Erice

Essential Art House : 50 years of Janus Films
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (2006)
Call Number: DVD 2007-507
Description: Book accompanies a collection of 50 DVDs. Begins with a tribute to Janus films and then details the legacy of the corporation. Each accompanying film is detailed including credits, cast list, and a description of the film.
Keywords:

Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films
Call Number: DVD 2007- 34
Description: 50-disc set of international films collected under the theatrical distributor, Janus Films; includes documentaries and a book of essays about each film
Keywords: Foreign films; Janus Films

Europa Europa
Series Title: 1991
Call Number: DVD 2007-118
Description: True story of a Jewish teenager who survived World War II by living as a Nazi for seven years; filmed in German, Russian, and French; based on the memoirs of Solomon Perel.
Keywords: Solomon Perel; WWII: Holocaust; Biographical films

Every Man for Himself and God Against All
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 3
Description: Based on the true story of a mysterious young man who appeared in a small German town in 1820
Keywords: German; Werner Herzog; Kaspar Hauser

Excalibur
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-120
Description: The classic saga of King Arthur and those around him in the Court: the knights, his Queen, and Merlin; focuses on the rise of Christian civilization out of the Dark Ages
Keywords: King Arthur; Fantasy Films

Extasis
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2013-3
Description: A reckless 25-year-old concocts an outrageous scheme with two friends to rob their families and leave town.
Keywords:

Faces
Series Title: John Cassavetes: Five Films
Call Number: DVD 2009-72 v2
Description: Richard and Maria are attempting to escape the anguish of their dissolving marriage by falling in the arms of others.
Keywords: Romance; Eric Rohme

Falstaff: Chimes at Midnight
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-96
Description: Story of the friendship between a bohemian, boisterous Sir John Falstaff and the young Prince of Wales in medieval England. Dramatizes the betrayal of that friendship and Falstaff's disillusionment when the Prince becomes King of England.
Keywords: Orson Welles

Fantome de la Liberte = Phantom of Liberty
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2013-139
Description: Film by Luis Bunuel of the illogical themes preoccuping his career.
Keywords: Surrealism; Criterion Collection

Fantome de la Liberte = Phantom of Liberty
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1974)
Call Number: DVD 2014-118
Description: Surrealist episodes which include poker-playing monks using religious medals as chips, police officers looking for a missing girl who is right under their noses, and a dinner party scene with guests seated on toilet bowls while occasionally retiring to a little room to eat.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel; Surrealism

Farewell My Concubine
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 55
Description: Story that spans more than 50 years in the lives of two men at the Peking Opera, friends since childhood, and the woman who comes between them
Keywords: Chinese

Faust
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 59
Description: Based on Goethe's story
Keywords: Silent; German; Goethe

Fever
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-244
Description: Suffering from fever while visiting a country with a repressive regime, a woman contemplates the privileges she has enjoyed throughout her life and how it relates to the poverty and oppression of others. Based on the play by Wallace Shawn. English or Spanish dialogue.
Keywords: Carlo Nero; Disease; Social Conditions

Fievre Monte a El Pao = Fiebre Sube El Pao = Fever Mounts at El Pao
Series Title: 1959
Call Number: DVD 2014-124
Description: The secretary to the assassinated governor of an impoverished penal colony island successfully stops a prisoners' revolt which threatens to take over the island's capital, and in doing so becomes the dead governor's successor. But his position is threatened by a bureaucrat who is also vying for the attention of the governor's widow.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel; Ambiciosos

Fires in the Mirror
Series Title: American Playhouse
Call Number: VCR 2006- 6
Description: Anna Deavere Smith acts out the roles of 18 people involved in riots in New York following the deaths of a black boy and Jewish man
Keywords: Anna Deavere Smith; Race Relations

First Night = La Primera Noche
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2007-132
Description: Two brothers are torn apart fighting on opposite sides of the Colombian civil war. The wife of one flees to the big city with her baby for a better life.
Keywords: Colombia: Civil War

Flores de Otro Mundo = Flowers from Another World
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2012-40
Description: A group of women are brought by bus trip to a remote Spanish village overwhelmingly populated by men.
Keywords: Feminism; Bollain

Ford at Fox Collection: John Ford's Silent Epics
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-104
Description: John Ford's silent epics: Just pals; The iron horse; Bad men; Four sons; and Hangman's house.
Keywords: Silent Films

Forrest Gump
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2002-4
Description: Film version of the novel by Winston Groom; starring Tom Hanks, Gary Sinese, Sally Field
Keywords: Zemeckis; Hanks

Fortune and Men's Eyes
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 80
Description: John Herbert's unflinching look at prison life, seen through the eyes of a young man called Smitty, sentenced to six months for smoking pot; produced in 1971
Keywords: Prisoners; Crime; Criminals

Frank Capra's Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Series Title: 1939
Call Number: DVD 2013-186
Description: A small town idealist is unexpectedly named to fill a vacant seat in the U.S. Senate.
Keywords:

Fried Green Tomatoes
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-143
Description: Adaptation of Fannie Flagg's novel set in Alabama in the 1920s; starring Jessica Tandy, Kathy Bates
Keywords: Fannie Flagg; Alabama

Funf Patronenhulsen [Five Cartridges]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-74
Description: Set during the Spanish Civil War.
Keywords:

Gang Wars
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-110
Description: Documentary of rival gangs from Little Rock, Arkansas, and interviews with a leader of one of these gangs after he is released from prison a decade later.
Keywords: Murder; Criminal Behavior; Marc Levin

Gangs of New York
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2013-206
Description: Set in New York City prior to the Civil War, a man seeks revenge for the death of his father. Cast includes Leonardo DiCaprio, Cameron Diaz, and Daniel Day-Lewis.
Keywords: Martin Scorsese; Gangs

Garage Olimpo: Desaparecidos
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2012-23
Description: Set in 1970s Argentina during the time of mass disappearances among the population.
Keywords: Argentina; Political Persecution; Disappeared Persons

Gegen die Wand = Head-on
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2012-191
Description: A melodrama of a Turkish man and woman living in Germany, torn between two cultures, tradition and modernity, survival and death.
Keywords: Marriage; Social Conditions

Gene Hackman Triple Feature
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2013-27
Description: French connection: Police detective out to bust an international narcotics ring; Hoosiers: A basketball coach has a last-chance position with a last-chance team; and Mississippi Burning: Set in Mississippi in 1964, this fictionalized version of the case of the murder of three young civil rights workers.
Keywords:

George Wallace
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005- 56
Description: Biopic of the life of George Wallace; starring Gary Sinese, Mare Winningham, Angelina Jolie
Keywords: George Wallace: Biography

Germinal
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-185
Description: Starring Gerard Depardieu; Oversize.
Keywords: Emile Zola

Germinal
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-107
Description: The story of a coal miner's town in the mid 19th century north of France who decide to go on strike.
Keywords: Historical Films; Coal Mines; Strike; Claude Berri

Gervaise
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-96
Description: Based on Emile Zola's L'Assommoir. A story of mid-19th-century Parisian slums in which a young girl's dreams of a happy home and a successful laundry are cruelly destroyed by a drunken husband.
Keywords: Emile Zola

Gilda
Series Title: 1946
Call Number: DVD 2014-14
Description: Working for an illegal gambling casino in a South American city, a man is assigned to keep his boss's wife faithful. Cast includes Rita Hayworth.
Keywords:

Girl from Chicago
Series Title: African-American Film Heritage Video Series
Call Number: VCR 2000-252
Description: Controversial 1932 film: producer/director Micheaux was accused of selecting his stars based on their "high yellow" skin color
Keywords: Crime; Mystery; African-Americans

Gladiator
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-109
Description: The war against the Germans won, Emperor Aurelius chooses the victorious General Maximus as his successor to the Roman empire. Commodus, Aurelius' heir, is jealous of this and enslaves Maximus to the gladiatorial arenas.
Keywords: Ridley Scott

Glory
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 25
Description: Story of first Black regiment in the Civil War; w/ Matthew Broderick
Keywords: Civil War; Denzel Washington

Go Fish
Series Title: Avant-garde Cinema
Call Number: DVD 2006- 16
Description: A professor speculates with her students about who might be a lesbian in American society (1994)
Keywords: Lesbians: United States

Godfather: The Coppola Restoration
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2013-236
Description: Trilogy offils with Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, Robert Duvall, Diane Keaton,and Robert de Niro.
Keywords: Gangs; New York

Gods and Monsters
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 32
Description: Hollywood horror director James Whale's heyday is long behind him; retired and semi-recluse, he developes an unlikely friendship with the handsome young gardener, Clayton Boone
Keywords: James Whale; Ian McKellen; Brendan Fraser

Golden Door = Nuovomondo
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-230
Description: A Sicilian farmer falls in love with a worldly British woman while both are attempting to immigrate to America in the beginning of the 20th century. Dubbed in Spanish.
Keywords: Emanuele Crialese; Immigration; Historical; Romance

Gone with the Wind
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-151
Description: 1939 Oscar-winning adaptation of Margaret Mitchell's novel, starring Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh
Keywords: Civil War; Margaret Mitchell

Gone with the Wind
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005-116
Description: 1939 Oscar-winning adaptation of Margaret Mitchell's novel, starring Clark Gable, Vivien Leigh
Keywords: Civil War; Margaret Mitchell

Good Night and Good Luck
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006- 63
Description: 2005 film about the conflict between television newsman Edward R. Murrow and Senator Joseph McCarthy; directed by George Clooney
Keywords: McCarthy Hearings; George Clooney

GoodFellas
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2013-248
Description: Rise and fall of Henry Hill, a Brooklyn mobster. Starring Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, and Joe Pesci.
Keywords: Martin Scorsese

Gran Casino
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1947)
Call Number: DVD 2014-114
Description: At the beginning of the century in Tampico, two escaped prisoners work for an Argentine oilman.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Grand Illusion
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84-10
Description: Renoir's sensitive study on war's fading glory and the total senselessness of deadly conflict.
Keywords: Jean Renoir

Grande Illusion
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1938)
Call Number: DVD 2007-470
Description: Duty and honor conflict in a German prisoner-of-war camp when an aristocratic French officer becomes friends with the German commandant while simultaneously cooperating with his French comrades, who are commoners, in a daring escape. Based on the novel by Charles Spaak.
Keywords: Jean Renoir; World War

Grapes of Wrath
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-180
Description: 1940 film adaptation of Steinbeck's novel, starring Henry Fonda, directed by John Ford
Keywords: John Steinbeck; Great Depression

Great Ziegfeld
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 63
Description: A biography of the theatrical impresario Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.; starring William Powell and Myrna Loy
Keywords: Florenz Ziegfeld, Jr.; Biography

Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
Series Title: 1967
Call Number: DVD 2012-175
Description: A couple's ideals are challenged when their daughter announces her engagement to an internationally renowned African-American physician. Starring Sidney Poitier, Spencer Tracy, and Katharine Hepburn.
Keywords: Interracial Marriage; Racism; Family; Stanley Kramer

Habana Blues
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-9
Description: Story of two young musicians in Cuba whose music is a mix of traditional Cuban music and modern music such as rap. They are given an opportunity with a Spanish record company, but they would have to change their Cuba-themed lyrics to cater international audiences. To one this a betrayal of his country and his art, but to the other it is a financial necessity. Some common themes are poverty, Art versus commerce, nationalism versus globalism, and communism versus capitalism.
Keywords: Cuba; Benito Zambrano

Habanera
Series Title: 1937
Call Number: DVD 2006-25
Description: Sirk's 1937 anti-colonial melodrama, created under the Nazi authorities who would later force him into Hollywood exile. Longing for her European homeland, a Suede is trapped in Puerto Rico with her mildly abusive South American oligarch husband.
Keywords: Douglas Sirk

Hable con Ella = Talk to Her
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2005-11
Description: Men strike up a friendship while caring for comatose women; written and directed by Pedro Almodovar.
Keywords: Pedro Almodovar

Haine = Hate
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-184
Description: Starring Vincent Cassel, Hubert Kounde, Said Taghmaoui.
Keywords: Prejudice

Haine = Hate
Series Title: 1995
Call Number: DVD 2011-278
Description: Film by Mathieu Kassovitz of three unemployed men living in the ghettos outside of Paris get embroiled in a violent conflict with the local police.
Keywords: Ten years of "La haine"; Police brutality

Hamlet
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 3
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Hamlet
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 2
Description: Kenneth Branagh's 1997 adaptation
Keywords: Shakespeare

Hamlet
Series Title: Great Performances
Call Number: VCR 2004-104
Description: Version of Shakespeare?s tragedy of Hamlet presented in modern dress; in two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Hamlet
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-221
Description: A contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare's epic story of passion betrayal and revenge. The president of the Denmark Corporation is dead and already his wife is remarried to the man suspected of his murder. No one is more troubled by this than her son Hamlet. Now after this hostile takeover trust is impossible passion is on the rise and vengeance is in the air.
Keywords: Michael Almereyda; Shakespeare

Hangin' with the Homeboys
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-1
Description: Four young friends spend a crazy night on the streets of Manhattan that quickly turns into a night they'll never forget.
Keywords: Urban youth; Joseph B. Vasquez

Happy Days/ Catastrophe/ Rough for Theatre II/ Breath/ That Time
Series Title: Beckett on Film: 19 films x 19 directors
Call Number: DVD 2005-64 Disc 3
Description: 19 film adaptations of plays by Samuel Beckett; Disc 3
Keywords: Samuel Beckett

Happy Family
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-242
Description: A Film by Gabriele Salvatores. Two contemporary families are forced together when their fifteen-year old's announce their intent to marry.
Keywords:

Haverim Shel Yanah = Yana's Friends
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2011-251
Description: Three parallel stories of immigrants in Tel Aviv during the Gulf War.
Keywords: Israel

Haxan = Witch
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1922)
Call Number: DVD 2007-471
Description: Silent film with Swedish intertitles. This docu-drama reconstructs practices of witchcraft and satanism from the 15th through the 17th centuries, concluding with cases of demonic possession in the 1920s.
Keywords: Witchcraft

Hedda Gabler
Series Title: 1980
Call Number: DVD 2011-245
Description: Focuses on the role of women in the male-dominated society of Ibsen's time, showing Hedda as a complex character, troubled by her womanhood. She helps her former lover kill himself, and then kills herself.
Keywords: Ibsen; Osborne

Helen Mirren at the BBC
Series Title: 1974
Call Number: DVD 2014-74
Description: Changeling; Apple Cart; Caesar and Claretta; Philanthropist; Little Minister; Country Wife; Blue Remembered Hills; Mrs. Reinhardt; and Soft Targets.
Keywords:

Helen of Troy
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-108
Description: A re-telling of the classic tale of power and corruption. When Helen escapes to Troy with Paris, Menelaus rallies the kings of Greece to attack Troy.
Keywords: John Harrison; Greek Mythology; Television Mini-Series

Henry IV
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 82- 1
Description: BBC Television Production; Part 1
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry IV
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 82- 1B
Description: BBC Television Production; Part 2
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry IV, Part One
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 9
Description: BBC/ Time-Life Films production
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry V
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 13
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry V
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 91- 47
Description: 1944 film version starring Lawrence Olivier
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry VI: Part I
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 15
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry VI: Part II
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 16
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry VI: Part III
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 17
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Henry VIII
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 12
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Heure d'ete = Summer Hours
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-281
Description: Three adult siblings lives cross when their mother, heiress to an exceptional 19th century art collection, dies.
Keywords: Criterion Collection

Hija del Engano = Daughter of Deceit
Series Title: Coleccion Mexico en Pantalla (1951)
Call Number: DVD 2014-129
Description: After a man's wife tells him their daughter is not his child, he abandons them both, but searches for her years later after being riddled with guilt.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Himalaya
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-164
Description: The story of a generational struggle for the leadership of a tiny mountain village between its proud old chief and a headstrong young caravanner. The balance of power shifts uneasily as they make their annual salt trek across the Himalayas.
Keywords: Nepal; Himalayan Mountains; Eric Valli; Oliver Dazat

Hiroshima mon Amour
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-84
Description: A Japanese architect and a French actress engage in a brief intense affair in Hiroshima in 1959.
Keywords: World War II; Alain Resnais

Hombre Mirando al Sudeste
Series Title: 1986
Call Number: DVD 2013-1
Description: Film by Eliseo Subiela. A psychiatrist discovers an extra patient in the asylum who insists he is a projection, human except for his lack of feelings, sent from another planet to study humanity and help the poor in spirit.
Keywords: Fantasy

Homecoming
Series Title: 1973
Call Number: DVD 2005-10
Description: British film of an all-bachelor family in London disrupted by the eldest son and his wife's return from America.
Keywords: Harold Pinter; England; Family; Abusive Relationships

Hong lou meng?
Series Title: Xin Zhongguo wu tai ying shi yi shu jing pin xuan xi lie guang pan. Dian sh
Call Number: DVD 2005-46
Description: TV dramatization of the Chinese classic "Dream of the Red Chamber", the saga of four wealthy families in the heyday of the Qing dynasty.
Keywords: Television plays: Chinese

Hours
Series Title: (2003)
Call Number: DVD 2003-7
Description: Based on book by Michael Cunningham; starring Nicole Kidman, Meryl Streep, Ed Harris, and Julianne Moore. How the novel "Mrs. Dalloway" affects three generations of women deal with suicide in their lives.
Keywords: Virginia Woolf

Howl
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2011-20
Description: Freedom of expression hangs in the balance when publisher Lawrence Ferlinghetti is sued on charges of obscenity for the publication of Howl by Allen Ginsberg in 1957, starring James Franco.
Keywords: Poets; Trials; Biographical

Human Resources = Ressources humaines]
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2006-20
Description: A manager is torn between management and the unions in a labor dispute that threatens his reputation and his father's future.
Keywords: Laurent Cantet

I am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang
Series Title: 1932
Call Number: DVD 2012-178
Description: One of Hollywood's earliest social protest films, it concerns the cruelty and misery suffered by an ex-soldier wrongly condemned to hard labor on a Georgia chain gang. The brutalities of the chain gang were so emphatically exposed that there was a public outcry when it was shown, resulting in drastic reforms of the system.
Keywords: Crime

I am Cuba
Series Title: Milestone Collection
Call Number: DVD 2006-2
Description: A dramatization of the decadence of Batista's Havana and the poverty that fueled the Cuban Revolution. In Spanish and Russian.
Keywords: Cuba; Communism

I, Claudius
Series Title: I, Claudius
Call Number: VCR 2002-179
Description: BBC TV production starring Derek Jacobi; seven volumes (discs)
Keywords: Claudius, Roman Emperor

Iceman Cometh
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-131
Description: 1960 version of O'Niell's play; stars Jason Robards, Robert Redford; 2 parts (tapes)
Keywords: Eugene O'Neill

Ich war neunzehn [I was Nineteen]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 76
Description: German born Russian solder returns to his homeland
Keywords: German

If These Walls Could Talk 2
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 44
Description: Dramatizes the lesbian experience in America in 3 different decades
Keywords: Homosexuality; Lesbianism

Ikiru
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-197
Description: Discovering that he's in the terminal stages of cancer, a clerk spends his last months in search of the meaning to life, and finds self-realization in bringing about the building of a children's playground in the slums.
Keywords: Akira Kurosawa; Disease; Cancer

Ikiru = To Live
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1952)
Call Number: DVD 2007-472
Description: Discovering that he is in the terminal stages of cancer, a clerk spends his last months in search of the meaning to life.
Keywords: Cancer

Ilona llega con la lluvia = Ilona Arrives with the Rain
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2005-102
Description: A beautiful woman and her long lost lover reunite for a last caper in Panama City.
Keywords: Smugglers

Imperio de la Fortuna = Realm of Fortune
Series Title: (1985)
Call Number: DVD 2003-9
Description: A man who makes money by cock-fighting falls in love with a cabaret singer.
Keywords:

Incident at Vichy
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 39
Description: Eight suspected Jews await interrogation in a detention room in Vichy, France; filmed for TV, 1973
Keywords: Arthur Miller

Incident at Vichy
Series Title: Broadway Theatre Archive
Call Number: VCR 2005-118
Description: Eight suspected Jews await interrogation in a detention room in Vichy, France in 1942
Keywords: World War II

Innocent Voices
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2012-38
Description: In war torn 1980's El Salvador, an eleven-year-old boy, suddenly becomes the 'man of the house' in a time when the government's army is forcibly recruiting children for civil war. As his single mother fights to protect her children, their village becomes both playground and battlefield. Based on a true story.
Keywords: War

Ispansi: Espanoles
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2012-201
Description: Story of the children sent to Russia for their safety by the anti-Franco Republicans during the Civil War.
Keywords: Civil War; Spain; Catalan

Jardin del Eden = Garden of Eden
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2005-1
Description: Three stories of people crossing the border from Mexico to find a better life in the United States.
Keywords: Mexico; Immigration

Jazz Singer
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2014-6
Description: Melodramatic story of a Jewish cantor's son who aspires to be a jazz singer.
Keywords: Jazz

Jean Renoir
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-86
Description: Films: Whirlpool of Fate; Nana; Charleston Parade; The Little Match Girl; La Marseillaise; The Doctor's Horrible Experiment; and The Elusive Corporal.
Keywords: Horror; Silent Films; Historical; Fantasy

Jerico
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 65
Description: A soldier flees from an unjust criminal conviction and is chased across Africa
Keywords: Paul Robeson

Jesus
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 93
Description: Dramatized version of the life of Christ, created by award-winning producer John Heyman and starring Brian Deacon as Jesus
Keywords: Life of Jesus Christ

Jesus de Montreal
Series Title: 1989
Call Number: DVD 2004-52
Description: Actors staging a Passion play are embroiled in controversy.
Keywords: Religion

Jeune & Jolie
Series Title: 2013
Call Number: DVD 2014-28
Description: A seventeen year old school girl leads a double life as a prostitute. Film by Francois Ozon.
Keywords: Prostitution

Jeux Interdits = Forbidden Games
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1952)
Call Number: DVD 2007-468
Description: A timeless evocation of the loss of innocence, Rene Clement directs the story of a young orphan and her friend forced to fend for themselves in World War II France. Based on the novel by Francois Boyer.
Keywords: World War

John Millinton Synge: Playboy of the Western World
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-11
Description: A cloddish shy young farmer appears at the local pub in a village on the coast of Mayo with news that he recently murdered his father. To his delighted astonishment, he is hailed as a hero and basks in unexpected adulation.
Keywords: Irish; Garry Hynes

Jolson Story
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 85
Description: Asa Yoelson, a brash vaudeville performer, becomes Al Jolson, the great entertainer of the 1920s; success in show business brings marital difficulties; all songs use Jolson's own voice
Keywords: Al Jolson: Biography

Jour se Leve = Daybreak
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84-24
Description: Based upon an original scenario by Jacques Viot; directed by Marcel Carne.
Keywords:

Journal d'une Femme de Chambre = Diario de una Recamarera
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1964)
Call Number: DVD 2014-109
Description: A chambermaid with Paris flair gets a job at a country estate, but after a child is murdered near the estate, she begins to have her suspicions as to whom may be responsible.
Keywords: Diary of a Chamber Maid; Jeanne Moreau

Joyeux Noels = Merry Christmas
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2011-42
Description: Loosely based on true episodes of a French lieutenant, Scottish priest, and German tenor in the bloody trenches of World War I who create an unexpected bond through music and the spirit of Christmas eve.
Keywords: War

Joyless Street
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98-44
Description: Conditions in post-WWI Vienna.
Keywords: Silent; German

Ju-Dou
Series Title: Zhang Yimou collection
Call Number: DVD 2007- 52
Description: In 1920s China, a young woman is forced into marriage and is then abused by her elderly husband, leading to an affair with her husband's nephew
Keywords: Domestic Violence; Adultery; Chinese

Juana la Loca = Mad love
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2012-245
Description: The political marriage between Joan of Castille and Philip, "The Handsome" Archduke of Austria.
Keywords: Joan the Mad; Love; Spain

Jules et Jim
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86-16
Description: Based on the novel by Henri Pierre Roche; directed by Francois Truffaut.
Keywords: Truffaut

Julius Caesar
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 4
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Julius Caesar
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 92- 2
Description: 1970 film version starring Charlton Heston
Keywords: Shakespeare

Jungfrukallan
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1960)
Call Number: DVD 2007-501
Description: A peasant girl is raped and murdered in 14th century Sweden. When her killers seek shelter in her father's house, he kills them to avenge her death.
Keywords: Ingmar Bergman

Kabale und Liebe [Intrigue and Love]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 72
Description: Court intrigue in 18th-century Germany
Keywords: German; Friedrich Schiller

Kagemusha: the Shadow Warrior
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-310
Description: Samurai warriors in 16th-century Japan
Keywords: Japanese; Samurai

Kaninchen bin ich = The Rabbit is Me
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-315
Description: Based on the novel by Manfred Bieler
Keywords: Bieler

Kavkazskii Plennik = Prisoner of the Mountains
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2013-100
Description: A Russian army patrol is ambushed by Caucasian rebels. Two survivors are taken prisoner by a local patriarch hoping to barter them for the release of his captured son. Directed by Sergei Bodrov.
Keywords: War; Tolstoy

Killing Fields
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002- 23
Description: Starring Haing S. Ngor, Sam Waterston, John Malkovich (1984)
Keywords: War in Cambodia

King John
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84- 9
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

King Lear
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 97- 15
Description: Cast includes Orson Welles
Keywords: Shakespeare

King Lear
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84- 7
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

King Lear
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 17
Description: Olivier version; in two parts (tapes); two copies
Keywords: Shakespeare

King Lear
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-74
Description: 1971 version of Shakespeare's tragedy of the conflict between parent and child pride and wisdom expectation and fulfillment.
Keywords: Royal Shakespeare Company; Peter Brook

King Richard II
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 82- 5
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

King Solomon's Mines
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-149
Description: Adventurer Allan Quatermain is hired by an Englishwoman to lead the hunt for her missing husband in an uncharted region of Africa. Cast includes Deborah Kerr, Stewart Granger, Richard Carlson.
Keywords:

Komissar = Comissar
Series Title: 1967
Call Number: DVD 2013-114
Description: Set against the Russian Civil War, a soldier of the newly-formed Soviet army must make a choice between becoming a mother and the needs of the Revolution.
Keywords:

Krapp's Last Tape
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004- 82
Description: 1971 version of Samuel Beckett's play, directed by Alan Schneider
Keywords: Samuel Beckett

Krotki Film o Zabijaniu = Short Film about Killing
Series Title: 1968
Call Number: DVD 2013-96
Description: The brutal and senseless murder of a taxi-driver by a young drifter, with no explanation offered and no extenuating circumstances given.
Keywords: Capital Punishment

Krylia = Wings
Series Title: Eclipse: Larisa Shepitko - 1966
Call Number: DVD 2013-107
Description: A headmistress reminisces about her glory days as a World War II pilot.
Keywords: World War II

Kundun
Series Title: 1997
Call Number: DVD 2004- 28
Description: Dramatization of the life and work of the 14th Dalai Lama and his struggle to regain independence for Tibet.
Keywords: Dalai Lama; Scorsese

L'Argent de Poche = Small Change
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-155
Description: Stories of children in a French village as they grow from children to adolescents to adulthood. Film by Francois Truffaut.
Keywords: France

L.I.E.
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 73
Description: 15-year-old Howie acts out following the death of his mother; he and his friend Gary, a con man, break into the house of an ex-Marine, Big John, with whom Howie becomes friends
Keywords: Long Island, New York; Friendship; Teenagers

La Frontera = The Exile
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-169
Description: During the military dictatorship of Chile, a highschool math teacher, Ramiro, is sentenced to internal exile and transported to a remote island.
Keywords: Political Refugees; Ricardo Larrain

La Gloire de Mon Père = My Father's Glory
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-154
Description: Based on the best-selling memoirs of French novelist/filmaker Marcel Pagno. Marcel, age 11, develops a unique bond with his father, family, and new friends while he is awed by the countryside during one summer holiday in Providence, France.
Keywords: Yves Robert; Father-son relationship

La GrandeVadrouille
Series Title: 1966
Call Number: DVD 2012-199
Description: During World War II, three members of a British bomber crew bale out over Paris and make a frantic escape to the free zone by means of various wild disguises and help from the French people they encounter.
Keywords:

La Guerre est Declaree = Declaration of War
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2012-103
Description: Young parents, Romeo and Juliette, unite in the fight for their son's survival after he is diagnosed with a malignant brain tumor.
Keywords: Illness; Donzelli

La Lista
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-70
Description:
Keywords: Cuba

La Misma Luna
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-207
Description: To provide a better life for her son, Rosario works illegally in the U.S. while her mother cares for her son in Mexico. The two face multiple challenges and obstacles to reunite, but are sustained by their constant hope of finally being together again.
Keywords: Riggen

La Teta Asustada= The Milk of Sorrow
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2012-20
Description: A woman suffers from 'The Milk of Sorrow, ' an illness transmitted through mother's milk by women who've been raped during Peru's civil wars.
Keywords:

La Virgen de los Sicarios = Our Lady of the Assassins
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2012-142
Description: An older man forms an unexpected relationship with a 16-year old assassin in Columbia.
Keywords: Homosexuality

Lado Oscuro del Corazon = Dark Side of the Heart
Series Title: (1992)
Call Number: DVD 2004-1
Description: A narcissistic poet looks for the perfect woman.
Keywords: Idealism

Ladri di Biciclette = Bicycle thieves
Series Title: 1948
Call Number: DVD 2012-189
Description: In post-WWII poverty-stricken Rome, a man struggles to earn a living for himself and his family. When his bicycle and main means of transport is stolen, with his young son in tow, he attempts to find the thief.
Keywords: Italy; Social Conditions

Lady Vanishes
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1938)
Call Number: DVD 2007-479
Description: A young woman on a train, enroute back to England from Switzerland, meets a charming older lady who promptly disappears. Based on the novel The wheel spins by Ethel Lina White.
Keywords: Mystery; Hitchcock

Landscape
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005-108
Description: Royal Shakespeare Company production of the play by Harold Pinter, starring Dame Peggy Ashcroft and David Waller
Keywords: Harold Pinter

Las 13 Rosas = 13 Roses
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-67
Description: Story of 13 young women who were sent to the firing squad during the early years of the Franco regime, as punishment for a political crime they were not involved in.
Keywords: Political Persecution; Spain

Las Profecías de Amanda
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-68
Description: Based on the true story of a girl who has the gift of prophecy. Though these paranormal experiences are considered "normal" within the Caribbean religious environment, her gift provokes amazement and fear.
Keywords: Clairvoyant; Pastor Vega

Last Laugh
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 69
Description: Rags to riches story of a hotel employee who becomes a millionaire; silent, without title cards
Keywords: Silent; German

Last of the Mobile Hotshots
Series Title: 1969
Call Number: DVD 2013-140
Description: Based on the play The Seven Descents of Myrtle by Tennessee Williams. Directed by Sidney Lumet.
Keywords:

Last Temptation of Christ
Series Title: Criterion Collection
Call Number: DVD 2006-43
Description: Scorsese's controversial movie about the life of Jesus Christ, based on the novel by Nikos Kazantzakis; starring Willem Defoe.
Keywords: Martin Scorsese; Jesus Christ

Laura
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-129
Description: Based on the novel by Very Caspary; starring Gene Tierney
Keywords: Otto Preminger

Lawrence Olivier's Hamlet
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 94- 61
Description: In two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme
Series Title: (2005)
Call Number: DVD 2014-150
Description: Moliere and Lully's comedie-ballet in its original and unabridged 1670-version.
Keywords: Social Class; 17th Century

Le Notti di Cabiria = Nights of Cabiria
Series Title: 1957
Call Number: DVD 2012-222
Description: A young prostitute who works in the streets of Rome is continually deceived by men who claim to love her.
Keywords: Federico Fellini

Leaving Metropolis
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-109
Description: Based on the play "Poor Super Man" by Brad Fraser; David, a successful artist, gets a job as a waiter to find inspiration for his work; he finds it in Matt, the co-owner of the restaurant
Keywords: Gay Men; Artists; Brad Fraser

Left Behind, The Movie
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2014-80
Description: After millions of people around the world vanish in one moment in what many claim to be the Rapture, two men begin separate searches for truth midst global chaos.
Keywords: Apocalyptic

Leonera = Lion's Den
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-244
Description: An incarcerated woman struggles to raise her son from prison.
Keywords: Child Custody; Argentina;

Les Liaisons Dangereuses
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-184
Description:
Keywords: Catherine Deneuve; Rupert Everett; Jose Dayan

Les Miserables
Series Title: 1998
Call Number: DVD 2011-41
Description: The story of the ex-convict who rises against all odds from galley slave to mayor, and the fanatical police inspector who dedicates his life to recapturing Valjean. Cast includes Liam Neeson, Geoffrey Rush, Uma Thurman, and Claire Danes. Directed by Bille August.
Keywords:

Ley de Herodes
Series Title: Cinema Latino - 1999
Call Number: DVD 2014-86
Description: The tiny town of San Pedro de los Saguaros needs a new Mayor, as the populace has assassinated several.
Keywords:

Lha Sa'I Mi Lam
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-177
Description: Tibetan filmmaker Karma travels to Dharamsala to interview political prisoners who have escaped from Tibet. There she meets an enigmatic ex-monk who has come to India to fulfill his dying mother's last wish, and becomes caught up in the quest.
Keywords: Refugees

Libertarias
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2012-74
Description: A nun forced to leave the convent meets a women "drafted" as freedom fighters during the Spanish Civil War.
Keywords: Spain

Life and Death of Colonel Blimp
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1943)
Call Number: DVD 2007-480
Description: Based on cartoonist David Low's parody of the old-fashioned British professional soldier, set in his ways and unable to adapt to the brutality of modern war. This story follows the career of Clive Candy, at first an idealistic, young Boer War hero, then a brigadier general, serving honorably in World War I. Finally, by World War II, he has become a bald, overweight, querulous old man, angry that his age and military experience are held in contempt, and bewildered that his lifelong code of gentlemanly conduct has become an anachronism in a world threatened by a monster like Hitler. Written, produced and directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger.
Keywords: War; Poland

Life on a String [Bian zou bian chang]
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 53
Description: Story of a saintly blind man who as a boy was promised the restoration of his sight if he devoted his life to music
Keywords: Chinese Fables

Life with Father
Series Title: 1947
Call Number: DVD 2013-212
Description: Trials and tribulations of a stern but lovable father and his family in New York City in the 1880's.
Keywords: Family

Like a Bride = Noviea que te Vea
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2006-89
Description: Coming-of-age story of two Mexican Jewish girls in the early 1960s.
Keywords: Jews; Mexico

Little Buddha
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-160
Description: In a big American city, a boy and his family discover a prince in a land of miracles. But the miracle becomes real when Tibetan monks appear, searching for their leader's reincarnation- who they believe has been reborn in the boy. Film by Bernardo Bertolucci. Starring Keanu Reeves; Bridget Fonda; and Chris Isaak.
Keywords: Buddhism; Reincarnation

Little Women
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2013-207
Description: Based on the novel by Louisa May Alcott of the March sisters in post-Civil War America. Cast includes Susan Sarandon, Winona Ryder, Claire Danes, and Kirsten Dunst.
Keywords: Family

Local Stigmatic
Series Title: 1990
Call Number: DVD 2011-7
Description: A man tests his friend's loyalty by asking him to accack a famous film actor they meet. Play by Heathcote Williams.
Keywords: Al Pacino

Long Day's Journey into Night
Series Title: 1962
Call Number: DVD 2005-9
Description: Based on Eugene O'Neill's 1956 autobiography. Depicts the life of a family deteriorating under drug addiction, alcoholism, and imminent death. Starring Katharine Hepburn, Jason Robards.
Keywords: Eugene O'Neill; Sidney Lume

Long Walk Home
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-147
Description: Whoopi Goldberg and Sissy Spacek star in a film about the 1955 bus boycott in Montgomery, Alabama
Keywords: Civil Rights Movement

Look for the Silver Lining
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 95
Description: The true story of Marilyn Miller, Broadway's legendary musical star; 1949 motion picture starring June Haver, Ray Bolger, Gordon MacRae
Keywords: Marilyn Miller: Biography

Los Colores de la Montana = Colors of the Mountain
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2012-267
Description: While the adults try to avoid both the armed military and the guerrilla rebels fighting each other in the area, Manuel and his friends are obsessed with playing soccer. When a new ball gets kicked off to a minefield, he and his friends will do everything in their power to recover their prized belonging.
Keywords: Children; Soccer; Columbia; Civil War

Los Girasoles Ciegos = The Blind Sunflowers
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-66
Description: Trainee priest Salvador returns to Spain from the war in 1940, with some of his beliefs in tatters.
Keywords: Spanish Republic; World War

Los Guantes Magicos = The Magic Gloves
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2013-15
Description: A 35-year-old driver-for-hire in Buenos Aires, Argentina invests in a business importing one-size-fits-all gloves.
Keywords:

Los Olvidados = The Young and the Damned
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2012-136
Description: A group of juvenile delinquents live a life full of violence and crime in one of the most deteriorated, poor neighborhoods in Mexico City.
Keywords: Gangs

Los Viajes del Viento = The Wind Journeys
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2012-29
Description: A musician travels a great distance to return an instrument to his elderly teacher.
Keywords: Music; Columbia

Lost Honor of Katharina Blum
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 9
Description: Based on the novel by Nobel Prize winner Heinrich Boll, a film about the ways in which a woman becomes most vulnerable when she tries to go it alone
Keywords: German; Heinrich Boll

Lucie Aubrac
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-182
Description: True story of the French Resistance in 1943, during WWII
Keywords: French; WWII; Lucie Aubrac

Lucky Day = Un Dia de Suerte
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2007-138
Description: Elsa, a young woman of Italian descent, struggles to make ends meet in economically depressed Buenos Aires; she aspires to go to Italy to visit a former lover.
Keywords: Spanish (Argentina)

Lugar sin limites = Place Without Limits
Series Title: (1977)
Call Number: DVD 2003-3
Description: Based on novel by Jose Donoso. A transvestite lives in a brothel run by his daughter, and tries in to protect her with tragic consequences when her life is threatened.
Keywords: Hell Without Limit

Lunes al Sol = Mondays in the Sun
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2004-96
Description: Six recently laid-off men discuss their current state at the town bar.
Keywords: Unemployment

Lying Lips
Series Title: African-American Film Heritage Video Series
Call Number: VCR 2000-248
Description: 1939 melodrama about a nightclub singer unjustly convicted of murder
Keywords: Mystery

Macbeth
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84- 1
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Macbeth
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 15
Description: Roman Polanski version; Copy 2 (Copy 1 is "Lost" )
Keywords: Shakespeare

Macbeth
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 92- 3
Description: 1948 version directed by and starring Orson Welles
Keywords: Shakespeare

Macbeth
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005-117
Description: Royal Shakespeare Company production of the play, starring Ian McKellen and Judi Dench; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Madame Sat
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-135
Description: Story of Jo?o Francisco dos Santos, who was born to slaves in Northern Brazil, jailed for 27 years, and was known as Madame Sat?, one of the most famous drag queens of the 1930s
Keywords: Portuguese: Brazil; Transvestites; Drag Queens

Madeinuse
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-21
Description: The destiny of a girl living in a Peru city characterized by religious fervor is changed with the arrival of a young geologist.
Keywords: Rites; South America

Madres: The Mothers of Plaza de Mayo
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2012-59
Description: In 1977 during the military dictatorship in Argentina, fourteen women marched for for the release of all "disappeared" persons sparking an Argentinian national movement and an international campaign.
Keywords:

Mala Educacion = Bad Education
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2005-67
Description: Traces the effects of sexual abuse and religious schooling on the lives of two lifelong friends.
Keywords: Pedro Almodovar

Malcolm X
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2013-11
Description: Life of Malcolm X, who through his religious conversion to Islam, rose above a criminal past to become an influential civil rights leader. Cast includes Denzel Washington. Directed by Spike Lee.
Keywords: Biographical

Maltese Falcon
Series Title: 1941
Call Number: DVD 2012-253
Description: After the death of his partner, private eye Sam Spade is dragged into a quest for a priceless statuette.
Keywords: Essential Classics; Crime; Mystery; Humphrey Bogart; Mary Astor

Man of Aran
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-141
Description: Documents the life of a family in a small fishing village in the Aran Islands, Ireland
Keywords: Ireland; Aran Islands

Man of Iron
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-121
Description: Journalist is ordered to smear a key figure in the Polish Solidarity strike (1981)
Keywords: Polish; Poland-Shipyards

Manchurian Candidate
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-146
Description: John Frankenheimer's political satire, starring Frank Sinatra, Angela Lansbury
Keywords: Frankenheimer

Maqbool
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-219
Description: An Indianized adaptation of Shakespeare's Macbeth set against the backdrop of Bombay's mafia world.
Keywords: Vishal Bardwaaj; Shakespeare; Crime

Mar Adentro: The Sea Inside
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2014-155
Description: Based on a true story, Spaniard Ramon Sampedro fights a 30-year campaign to win the right to end his life.
Keywords: Biography

Marcel Gisler's "The Blue Hour"
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 71
Description: Berlin callboy becomes involved with the woman next door, after her boyfriend leaves her
Keywords: German; Relationships; Prostitution

Maria Full of Grace = Maria llena eres de Gracia
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2005-141
Description: Maria, a poor Columbian teenager, transports packets of heroin to the United States by swallowing them.
Keywords: Drug Trafficking; Immigration

Maruja
Series Title: Clasicos del Cine Puertorriqueno
Call Number: DVD 2007-182
Description: Set during a patron saint's day fair in 1950s Puerto Rico, this film tells the tale of the barber's alluring wife, Maruja, whose sensuous ways bring resentment and tragedy to the town of Bayamon.
Keywords: Puerto Rico; Adultery

Master Harold and the Boys
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 91- 17
Description: 1985 film version of the novel by Athol Fugard
Keywords:

Matrubhoomi: A Nation without Women
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2012-194
Description: In futuristic rural India, women are all but gone due to the practice of female infanticide.
Keywords: Manish Jha

Maurice
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 77
Description: Film set in pre-WWI England, about the coming of age of two young men who meet at Cambridge and fall in love; Maurice and Clive struggle with their desires and society's constraints
Keywords: Homosexuality; Great Britain: pre WWI

Medellin: Sumas y Restas
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2013-76
Description: In 1984 Medelli?n, Colombia, a young engineer is seduced into the dangerous business of cocaine trafficking.
Keywords: Drug Trafficking

Medium Cool
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 82
Description: Man witnesses violence during 1968 Democratic National Convention
Keywords: American Politics

Memorias del Subdesarrollo: Memories of Underdevelopment
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-16
Description: A bourgeois property owner re-examines his life and values in a new social and political milieu.
Keywords: Cuba; Revolution; Tomas Gutierrez Alea

Men with Guns = Hombres Armados
Series Title: 1997
Call Number: DVD 2013-32
Description: An elderly physician who trains those to provide health care to the poor people of a agricultural country goes there to investigate why many of his former students are being killed.
Keywords: John Sayles

Metropolis
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 30
Description: 1927 look at a futuristic society; 2 copies
Keywords: Silent; German; Sci-fi

Metropolis
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 57
Description: 1926 look at a city in the year 2000
Keywords: Silent; German; Sci-fi

Michael Collins
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002- 21
Description: Starring Liam Neeson
Keywords: Biography; Michael Collins

Miel et Cendres = Honey and Ashes
Series Title: (1996)
Call Number: DVD 2004-23
Description: 3 women in contemporary North African Islamic country are caught between tradition and modern viewpoints.
Keywords: French/Arabic

Minna von Barnhelm or, The Soldier's Fortune
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 73
Description: Based on the drama by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing, set during the Seven Years' War
Keywords: German

Mio Fratello
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-226
Description: Traces the relationship of two brothers one a Communist and the other a Fascist through the turbulent 1960s in Italy.
Keywords: Daniele Luchetti; Italy; Politics; Coming-of-age; Crime; Comedy; Romance

Miss Bala
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-77
Description: After entering a beauty contest, a young woman witnesses drug-related murders and is forced to do the gang's bidding.
Keywords: Drug Trafficking

Mon Pire Cauchemar = My Worst Nightmare
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2012-104
Description:
Keywords: Fontaine

Monanieba = Repentance
Series Title: 1984
Call Number: DVD 2013-120
Description: A corpse of a small Georgian town mayor continuously reappears, and the investigation of this circumstance reveals his reign of terror and the inhumanity which occured during the Stalinist era. This was the first Soviet film that openly denounced the horrors of Stalinism; though the Georgian director Tengiz Abuladze chose to make it allegorical.
Keywords: Totalitarianism; Soviet Union

Motorcycle Diaries = Diarios de Motocicleta
Series Title: Focus Features Spotlight Series
Call Number: DVD 2007-148
Description: This inspirational adventure tells the true story of Ernesto Guevara and Alberto Granado, whose thrilling and dangerous road trip across Latin America becomes a journey of self-discovery.
Keywords: Spanish (South America); Male Friendships; Travel

Muerte en Este Jardin = Death in the Garden
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1956)
Call Number: DVD 2014-121
Description: Chark, an adventurer comes to small village in the near of a gold digger's camp.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Mujer del Pueblo: Otilia Rauda = A Martyr for the People:
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2005-138
Description: Story of a woman and her mysterious relationships with various men from her small Mexican village.
Keywords: Romance

Mujer Sin Amor = Woman Without Love
Series Title: 1952
Call Number: DVD 2014-125
Description: An unhappily married woman indulges in a brief, torrid affair with an engineer, but then refuses to leave her elderly husband.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Murnau, Borzage, and Fox
Series Title: F. W. Murnau; Frank Borzage; William Fox
Call Number: DVD 2009-6 Disc1
Description: Films: Sunrise; City Girl; Lazy Bones; 7th Heaven; Street Angel; Lucky Star; Thay Had to See Paris; Song of My Heart; Liliom; Bad Girl; After Tomorrow/ Young America; Murnau Borzage and Fox." DVD 2009-60;Dreamworlds 3: Desire Sex & Power in Music Video; ;Documentary; ;"Sut Jhally; Rock Music
Keywords: Silent Films; Romance; Documentary; Crime; War

Music Lovers
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-221
Description: Richard Chamberlain stars in this 1970 adaptation of the book "Beloved Friend;" not exactly a fact-based story of Tchaikovsky's marriage; music by the London Symphony Orchestra
Keywords: Tchaikovsky; Richard Chamberlain

My Dinner with Andre
Series Title: Criterion Collection
Call Number: DVD 2009-241
Description: An actor has dinner with his friend. a theater director. at an Upper West Side restaurant. Playing variations on the actors' own New York-honed persona, the two dive in with introspective, intellectual gusto.
Keywords: Louis Malle; Wallace Shawn; Andre Gregory

My Own Private Idaho
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-119
Description: Wildly adventurous 90's road movie about two young hustlers who discover friendship and adventure on the twisting, turning road of life; starring River Phoenix, Keanu Reaves
Keywords: Runaway teenagers; River Phoenix; Road Movies

Name of the Rose
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-105
Description: Based on "Il nome della rosa" by Umberto Eco; monk investigates the deaths of other monks and discovers a secret library of rare books considered dangerous to the Catholic faith
Keywords: Umberto Eco; Monasteries; Sean Connery

Namesake
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-5
Description: The son of Indian immigrants born in America wants to fit in with fellow New Yorkers, but his family is unwilling to let go of their traditional ways.
Keywords: Indian Immigrant; Jhumpa Lahiri; Mira Nair; Kal Pe

Nana
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-120
Description: Based on Zola's novel of the same title, Nana is the story of a Parisian dance hall queen and the powerful men that loved her.
Keywords: Emile Zola

Navrat Ztraceneho Syna = Return of the Prodiagal Sun
Series Title: Eclipse: Pearls of the Czech new wave -1957
Call Number: DVD 2013-111
Description: A psychological drama about a family man unable to adjust to the world around him after his suicide attempt.
Keywords:

Nazarin
Series Title: Coleccion Mexico en Pantalla (1959)
Call Number: DVD 2014-119
Description: A devout priest embarks on a pilgrimage where he begins to doubt his ability to forgive and becomes full of self-doubt.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel; Catholic Church

Network
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2014-8
Description: Directed by Sidney Lumet. A television newscaster's mental breakdown turns him into a celebrity when the network tries to profit from his illness. Cast includes Faye Dunaway, William Holden, Peter Finch, and Robert Duvall.
Keywords:

Nico and Dani
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-74
Description: A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer; this is a summer of sexual awakenings.
Keywords: Coming of Age

Night of Truth = Nuit de la verité
Series Title: Global Lens Collection (2004)
Call Number: DVD 2014-19
Description: In an unspecified country in Africa, after ten years of bloody war, the Nayaks, the President's ethnic group, and the Bonandes, rebels supporting Colonel Theo, come together to celebrate the peace agreement. But the reconciliation festivities are overshadowed by the terrible barbarities that have been committed on both sides.
Keywords: War

Nijinsky
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 88
Description: Bio-drama of Nijinksy's life and career
Keywords: Ballet; Biography

Nina Santa = The Holy Girl
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2006-21
Description: Story of the lives of two teenagers as they adjust to their growing sexuality and religious passion.
Keywords: Spanish (Argentina); Ethics; Religion

Ninos Invisibles = Invisible Children
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2007-145
Description: In a small town in Colombia in the 1950s three children try to make themselves invisible by following the directions in a book of black magic; written and directed by Lisandro Duque Naranjo.
Keywords: Spanish (Colombia); Children; Magic

Nobi
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1965)
Call Number: DVD 2007-466
Description: In February 1945, at the closing days of WWII, remnants of the Japanese Imperial Army in the Philippines are abandoned by their command and face starvation.
Keywords: World War

Noemi Lvovsky: Oublie-moi; La Vie ne me fait pas peur.
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2013-134
Description: In Oublie-moi, a woman is in love with a man no longer interested in her, and the man who loves her only causes her pain. La vie ne me fait pas peur follows four girls through their adolescence.
Keywords: Deux Films de Lvovsky; Valeria Tedeschi

Norte = North
Series Title: 1983
Call Number: DVD 2009-102
Description: Personal travails of immigrants, a brother and sister, crossing the Mexican border to America to flee persecution in Guatemala. Directed by Gregory Nava.
Keywords: Criterion Collection; War; Social Realism

Nothing but a Man
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 36
Description: A railroad section hand is forced to confront prejudice and self-denial when he falls in love
Keywords: Prejudice

Notre-Dame de Paris
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2007-381
Description:
Keywords: Victor Hugo; Gilles Amada

Nueve Reinas= Nine Queens
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-171
Description: Two swindlers team up to pull off a large con involving counterfeit stamps, but the psychological game becomes twisted as to who is playing whom.
Keywords: Argentina; Fabian Bielinsky

O Homem do Ano = Man of the Year
Series Title: Film Movement Series
Call Number: DVD 2010-165
Description: Based on the novel: O Matador by Patricia Melo. Maiquel lost a bet and had to dye his hair blonde. This triggers a head-on collision with destiny in which Maiquel goes from nobody to hero to outlaw in 24 hours.
Keywords: Brazil; Jose Henrique Fonseca; Crime; Status; Violence; Assassin

O Invasor = Trespasser
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-167
Description: Two businessmen have their partner killed by a hitman who then blackmails them to gain control of their company. The hitman enters their privileged world and, in search of further riches, seduces the wealthy daughter of the partner he killed. Based on the novel by Marc al Aquino.
Keywords: Brazil; Assasin; Murder; Beto Brant

Obchod na Korze = Shop on Main Street
Series Title: 1965
Call Number: DVD 2013-113
Description: In 1942, a man and his wife struggle because of his antipathy towards the fascist regime after overseeing an older Jewish woman's sewing shop.
Keywords: Criterion Collection; Holocaust; World War II

October Sky
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-153
Description: The true story of Homer Hickam as a boy from Coalwood, West Virginia during the 1950s with dreams of building rockets after seeing the first Sputnik launch despite the disapproval of his father.
Keywords: Homer Hickam; Aerospace; Father-son relationship

Oedipus Rex
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001- 63
Description: Version staged similarly to ancient Greece: actors wear masks
Keywords: Classical Greek Tragedy; Sophocles

Olvidados = Young and the damned
Series Title: Coleccion Mexico en Pantalla (1950)
Call Number: DVD 2014-127
Description: Story of a gang of children, set in the 1950s in the poorest slums of Mexico City.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel; Gangs

Ona Zashchishchaet Rodinu = No Greater Love
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-5
Description: The story of a Russian peasant woman who leads a group of partisan villagers against the Nazi soldiers who killed her husband and infant son.
Keywords: War

Open City
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 48
Description: WWII; directed by Rossellini
Keywords: Italian; Roberto Rossellini

Opening Night
Series Title: John Cassavetes: Five Films
Call Number: DVD 2009-72 v5
Description: A young woman gets killed in an accident trying to meet her favorite actress after a play.
Keywords: John Cassavetes' Opening Night

Orfeu Negro = Black Orpheus
Series Title: 1959
Call Number: DVD 2013-268
Description: Film by Marcel Camus. A black tram driver accidentally kills his girlfriend at a Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. A retelling of the Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice.
Keywords:

Orfeu Negro = Black Orpheus
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1959)
Call Number: DVD 2007-463
Description: Story based on the legend of Orpheus and Eurydice set against the colorful background of the carnival in Rio de Janiero. With its magnificent color photography and lively soundtrack, this film brought the infectious bossa nova beat to the United States.
Keywords:

Orlando
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2013-247
Description: Based on the book by Virginia Woolf. Starring Tilda Swinton and Billy Zane. Commanded by Queen Elizabeth I to stay forever young, an English nobleman becomes immortal undergoing a series of transformations which illustrate the eternal war between the sexes.
Keywords: Sally Proter

Otets Soldata = Father of a Foldier
Series Title: Russian Cinema Council Collection: 1964
Call Number: DVD 2013-115
Description: An old man leaves his Georgia village to find his son, a soldier on the front lines.
Keywords: World War

Othello
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 7
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Othello
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 11
Description: BBC Television production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Othello
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005- 61
Description: Filmed in the Market Theatre, Johannesburg; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Otro Francisco
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-15
Description: A socio-economic analysis of slavery and class struggle.
Keywords: Cuba; Sergio Giral

Pa Negre = Black Bread
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2014-7
Description: In the years following a Spanish Civil War, a boy is confronted with a murder and the harshness of the time.
Keywords:

Paisan
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84- 23
Description: In English and Italian
Keywords: Italian; WWII

Pan's Labyrinth = El Laberinto del Fauno
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2007-205
Description: In 1944 fascist Spain, the stepdaughter of a sadistic army officer for the anti-Franco guerrilla warfare escapes into a fantasy world.
Keywords: Guillermo del Toro

Paraiso Travel
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2013-10
Description: A young man leaves Columbia to illegially cross the border and find fortune in New York.
Keywords: Immigration

Pepe le Moko
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1936)
Call Number: DVD 2007-486
Description: The notorious Pepe le Moko is safe from the police until a Parisian playgirl compels him to risk his life and leave its confines once and for all. Film by Julian Duvivier.
Keywords:

Perder es Cuestion de Metodo
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2007-268
Description: A clever social criticism of the wide-spread corruption in Colombia; based on the novel by Santiago Gamboa; directed by Sergio Cabrera.
Keywords: Colombia; Corruption

Performance
Series Title: 1970
Call Number: DVD 2007-447
Description: A violent and psychotic gangster on the run hides out at the guest house of a reclusive rock superstar. Starring Mick Jagger and James Fox.
Keywords: Gangsters; Donald Cammell

Pericles
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 84- 6
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Perils of the New Land: Films of the Immigrant Experience
Series Title: Blackhawk Films collection
Call Number: DVD 2014-152
Description: Four films that address the immigrant experience in the United States in the early twentieth century.
Keywords: The Italian; Traffic in Souls; Police force of New York City; Call of the City

Perlicky na Dne = Pearls of the Deep
Series Title: Eclipse: Pearls of the Czech New Wave - 1966
Call Number: DVD 2013-109
Description: Five-part anthology based on the stories by Bohumil Hrabal: Smrt Pana Baltazara = Mr. Baltazar's death; Podvodnici = Imposters; Dum Radosti = House of Joy; Automat Svet = Restaurant of the World; and Romance.
Keywords:

Perro del Hortelano = Dog in the Manger
Series Title: Imprescindibles del cine Espanol: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2013-2
Description: A prominent 17th-century Spanish noblewoman throws social convention to the wind and pursues a romance with her low-born personal secretary.
Keywords:

Persona
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-293
Description: Written and directed by Ingmar Bergman; starring Bibi Andersson, Liv Ullmann, Margaretha Krook, Gunnar Bjo?rnstrand
Keywords: Ingmar Bergman; Swedish

Phantom Lady
Series Title: Universal Noir
Call Number: VCR 98- 73
Description: 1943 motion picture based on William Irish's story of the same name
Keywords: Mystery; William Irish

Picture of Dorian Gray
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 93- 42
Description: 1945 adaptation of the novel by Oscar Wilde
Keywords: Oscar Wilde

Picture of Dorian Gray
Series Title: 1945
Call Number: DVD 2014-47
Description: Directed by Albert Lewin. A corrupt young man stays young and handsome while a special painting reveals his inner ugliness.
Keywords: Portrait of Dorian Gray; Oscar Wilde; George Sanders

Pixote: A Lei do Mais Fraco
Series Title: 1981
Call Number: DVD 2012-140
Description: One of three million homeless children in Brazil, Pixote, is hauled off to a crowded detention center where he witnesses violence by both the guards and the inmates.
Keywords: Brazil; Juvenile Delinquents; Crime

Placido - 1986
Series Title: Sergio Giral film collection
Call Number: DVD 2008-10
Description: Portrays the life of Gabriel de la Concepción Valdés (Placido), a mulatto Cuban poet, accused of conspiracy and martyred by the Spanish Colonial Government for his leading role in the rise of African-Hispanic society in 19th-century Cuba. Based on the play by Gerardo Fulleda León. Recorded DVD; may not play on all DVD players.
Keywords: Cuba; Evelio Delgado

Play of Daniel
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002- 38
Description: Presentation of a medieval liturgical drama
Keywords: Liturgical Drama; Daniel

Popiol i Diament = Ashes and Diamonds
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1958)
Call Number: DVD 2007-459
Description: Based on the novel by Jerzy Andrzejewski. Rural Poland, on the last days of World War II. The Nazis have surrendered, and the Red Army has criss-crossed the country. With the battle against the Nazis over, a new struggle emerges against the communists. A group of Polish patriots boldy set out to assassinate a mid-level communist-party functionary. Macick is the trigger man, but when he spots a blonde behind the bar, his priorities change.
Keywords: War; Poland

Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002- 20
Description: 1977 film adaptation of James Joyce's novel; starring Bosco Hogan
Keywords: James Joyce

Posto
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1961)
Call Number: DVD 2007-487
Description: Coming-of-age story and a sharp observation of dehumanizing corporate enterprise, Ermanno Olmi's Il Posto is a touching and hilarious tale of one young man's stumbling entrance into the perils of modern adulthood.
Keywords: Employment

Pot-bouille
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-85
Description: Story of the venality and tedious affairs of the middle class. Based on the novel by Émile Zola.
Keywords: Julien Duvivier; Emile Zola; tv mini series

Prenom Carmen
Series Title: 1984
Call Number: DVD 2011-145
Description: Set in contemporary France, the beautiful terrorist Carmen is involved in a bank robbery in which she seduces Joseph, a young policeman, during his attempts to arrest her. Adapted from the novel Carmen by Prosper Merimee.
Keywords: Terrorist; France;

Presque Rien = Come Undone
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-59
Description: Tells the story of two young French boys who begin a passionate relationship that boils over and threatens to destroy both their lives.
Keywords: Gay Teenagers; Relationships

Pretty Village Pretty Flame [Lepa sela lepo gore]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002- 26
Description: Friends on opposite sides in Yugoslav war
Keywords: Yugoslav War; Serbo-Croatian

Priest
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 68
Description: The deeply held religious convictions of an idealistic young priest are challenged when he must face extraordinary events within his own congregation
Keywords: Priests; Religions: Catholicism

Prima Cosa Bella = First Beautiful Thing
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-239
Description: A film by Paolo Virzi. Follows a strong, optimistic mother raising her two children against all odds through a series of flashbacks.
Keywords: Family

Princesas
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2012-161
Description: A Madrid prostitute aids a Dominican streetwalker beaten by a government official blackmailing her for free sex.
Keywords: Spain; Prostitution

Promesse
Series Title: (1996)
Call Number: DVD 2004-24
Description: A boy makes a promise to one of the illegal immigrants his father rents apartments to. A film by Luc Dardenne and Jean-Pierre Dardenne.
Keywords: Illegal Immigrants

Psychosis = Psicosis
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2005-129
Description: Series set in a psychiatric hospital, where a world of emotions drive the different characters to intense feelings of fear, rage, hate, jealousy, and obsessions.
Keywords: Spanish (Puerto Rico); psychosis

Public Enemy
Series Title: 1931
Call Number: DVD 2014-51
Description: A young man's rise in the gangster underworld during the Prohibition-era of urban America.
Keywords: Organized Crime; Prohibition

Pumpkin
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2007-1
Description: Carolyn McDuffy becomes dissatisfied with her life, embarks on an unlikely romance, and drags her entire sorority kicking and screaming into a culture clash.
Keywords: College Life; Christina Ricci

Quatre Cents Coups = 400 Blows
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1959)
Call Number: DVD 2007-469
Description: Sensitively recreating the trials of Truffaut's own childhood, portraying aloof parents, oppressive teachers, petty crime, and a friendship that would last a lifetime.
Keywords: Francois Truffaut

Quilombo
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 11
Description: Runaway slaves in Brazil form self-governing communities
Keywords: Portuguese (Brazil)

Ran
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 93- 4
Description: Directed by Akira Kurosawa
Keywords: Japanese

Ran
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-147
Description: An aging warlord decides to split his kingdom between his three sons, who will live in three separate castles. The youngest son predicts that it won't be long until the two older brothers are fighting with each other.
Keywords: Akira Kurosawa; War; Japan

Rancheador
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-67
Description: Centers around a bloodthirsty henchman of the slave-owning colonialists in the Antilles charged with the task of pursuing fugitive slaves and returning them to their owners cutting off buds of rebellion and thus liberty for all the oppressed.
Keywords: Cuba; Slavery; Sergio Giral; Cirilo Villaverde

Rang de Basanti
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-19
Description: About the youth of India today shown through a parallel of 1930's British India and the India of today.
Keywords: India; Politics and Government; Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

Rapado
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2013-16
Description: Minimilistic style film directed by Martin Rejtman of a teenager who tries to steel a motorcycle after his stolen.
Keywords: Spanish

Rashomon
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 10
Description: Akira Kurosawa
Keywords: Japanese

Rashomon
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1950)
Call Number: DVD 2007-489
Description: Set in the Middle Ages, the nature of truth and subjective reality are probed in a series of flashbacks from four viewpoints to present the case history of a man's murder and the rape of his wife by a bandit.
Keywords:

Ratas Ratones Rateros
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 97
Description: A young deliquent gets mixed up in the affairs of his ex-convict cousin and ends up destroying the few things that made sense in his life.
Keywords: Spanish (Ecuador); Juvenile delinquents

Rear Window
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 1
Description: Man confined to his room by a broken leg sees a murder committed in a room on the other side of the court; starring James Stewart, Grace Kelly
Keywords: Alfred Hitchcock; Mystery

Rebel Without a Cause
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006-150
Description: James Dean and Natalie Wood star in this look at the life of an American teen after World War II
Keywords: James Dean

Red and White
Series Title: 1968
Call Number: DVD 2013-95
Description: Set in Central Russia during the Civil War of 1918, it details the battles between the Red soldiers of Russia, aided by Hungarian Communists, and the counter-revolutionary Whites in the hills along the Volga River illustrating the absurdity and arbitrariness of war.
Keywords: War; Hungarian; Soviet Union

Red Shoes
Series Title: Criterion Collection (1948)
Call Number: DVD 2014-65
Description: Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer.
Keywords:

Regle du Jeu = Rules of the Game
Series Title: 1939
Call Number: DVD 2011-282
Description: Film by Jean Renoir revealing the corrupt nature of French society with the affairs of a group of bourgeois spending the weekend at a countryside chateau during World War II.
Keywords: Criterion Collection

Regle du Jeu = Rules of the Game
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1954)
Call Number: DVD 2007-491
Description: Critique of corrupt French society taking place at a weekend hunting party.
Keywords: Claude Renoir

Reservoir Dogs
Series Title: 1992
Call Number: DVD 2013-57
Description: After a botched bank robbery, the gang meets up in a warehouse with a suspician that one of them is a cop.
Keywords: Gangs; Quentin Tarantino

Respiro
Series Title: Sony Pictures Classics
Call Number: DVD 2009-236
Description: On an impoverished Italian island, a free-spirited mother is accused of insanity by townspeople fed up with her antics.
Keywords: Domenico Procacci; Emanuele Crialese; Family; Social Conventions; Valeria Golino

Return to Hansala
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2012-170
Description: A woman loses her brother in an illegal immigration attempt and must return his body to their homeland.
Keywords:

Rey
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-170
Description: A young orphan, Huerfano (nicknamed "king"), moves to Lima, where he struggles to adjust to big city life; directed by Juan Carlos Torrico.
Keywords: Peru; Street Life

Rey
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-180
Description: Set in the 1970s, this drama tells the fictional story of the first Colombian cocaine king; produced by Antonio Dorado Z.
Keywords: Colombia; Drug Trade; Antonio Dorado Z.

Richard II
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 8
Description: Starring Derik Jacobi, John Gielgud; BBC TV production
Keywords: Shakespeare

Richard III
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 19
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Richard III
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 94- 80
Description: 1950s Lawrence Olivier version
Keywords: Shakespeare

Ridicule
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002-183
Description: Experiences of a man in the Versailles court of Louis XVI.
Keywords: Freance

Rio y la Muerte = River and Death
Series Title: Coleccion Mexico en Pantalla (1954)
Call Number: DVD 2014-111
Description: Blood feuding for revenge becomes the code of honor in a small town by a river bank.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Road Home
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 54
Description: Based on a novel by Bao Shi; as a son helps his mother arrange for the traditional Chinese burial of his father, the beautiful story of his parent?s courtship unfolds
Keywords: Chinese; Bao Shi

Robert Rodriguez Mexico Trilogy
Series Title: 1993, 1995, 2003
Call Number: DVD 2012-34
Description: El Mariachi, Desperado, and Once Upon a Time in Mexico are about a traveling musician who seeks revenge for the death of his friends and family. Cast includes Antonio Banderas, Salma Hayek, and Johnny Depp.
Keywords: Crime; Gangs; Rodriquez

Robinson Crusoe
Series Title: (1954)
Call Number: DVD 2014-126
Description: In 1659 after a shipwreck, the sole survivor, Robinson Crusoe, is washed ashore on a deserted tropical island. English or Spanish Dialogue.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Rodrigo D: No Future
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-139
Description: Tough and in your face, Rodrigo D reveals the brutal tale of a teenager making a go of it in one of the world's toughest towns: Medelin, Colombia; cast of actors and real-life street toughs.
Keywords: Spanish (Colombia); Medell

Roi Danse = The King is Dancing
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2007-448
Description: Film by Gerard Corbiau. Historical drama about Louis XIV of France, centering on his passion for dance and music. The shy heir to the throne has his destiny altered when musician Jean-Baptiste Lully and the famed playwright Molie?re enter his life. Recognizing the young king's talent for dance, they compose and stage ballets that glorify Louis' image. The film includes many recreations of dance, drama, and opera of the era.
Keywords:

Romeo and Juliet
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 14
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Romeo and Juliet
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 94- 93
Description: Two copies
Keywords: Shakespeare

Romper Stomper
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 33
Description: Stars Russell Crow; about the experiences of a skinhead gang
Keywords: Gangs

Rosa Blanca
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-71
Description: The life of Jose Marti.
Keywords: Cuba

Rosario Tijeras
Series Title: 2005
Call Number: DVD 2012-137
Description: Two friends who meet a hitwoman become involved in a complex love triangle.
Keywords: Drugs; Film Noir

Rosetta
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-47
Description: A shy 17-year-old girl is desperate to live a normal life.
Keywords:

Rotation
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000-280
Description: Life in Nazi Germany for the middle-class
Keywords: German; Nazi Period

Rozmarnee Leto = Capricious Summer; Zert = The Joke
Series Title: Eclipse: Pearls of the Czech new wave - 1968, 1969
Call Number: DVD 2013-112
Description: In Rozmarne Leto, a circus performer and his beautiful assistant affect the summer of three middle-aged men. In Zert, after a man is expelled form the Communist Party due to a joke, he works in the mines and prison while plotting revenge against the person who betrayed him.
Keywords:

S. Bernardo
Series Title: (1972)
Call Number: DVD 2014-93
Description: The story of Paulo Honório, a poor kid who becomes a rich farmer. Obsessed by his desire to get even richer, he doesn't pay much attention to his wife, Madalena, a teacher who reacts against his tyrannical ways.
Keywords: Plantations

Sacred Silence
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 79
Description: Father Borelli, an outspoken priest in Naples, battles against local Mafia; his heroic, high-profile stance against the Mob becomes compromised by his relationship with a teenage boy
Keywords: Catholic Church: Clergy; Priests; Child Molesters

Saint Joan
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 40
Description: Bio-drama about Joan of Arc
Keywords: Otto Preminger; Joan of Arc

Salt of the Earth
Series Title: 1954
Call Number: DVD 2012-185
Description: A semidocumentary of the year-long struggle by Chicano zinc miners in New Mexico striking against unsafe working conditions.
Keywords: Mining; Strikes; Biberman

Samourai
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-86
Description: Adaptation of the novel "The Ronin" by Joan McLeod.
Keywords: Joan McLeod

Sango Malo = Intolerable Burden
Series Title: Library of African Cinema
Call Number: VCR 2004-5
Description: A look at life in Africa by Bassek Ba Kobhio.
Keywords: Cameroon

Sankofa: a film by Haile Gerima
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2002- 11
Description: Exploration of African-American woman's ethnic and gender identity
Keywords: African-Americans: Identity

Santitos
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006- 22
Description: 1997 motion picture, based on the novel by Maria Amparo Escondon, about a woman's search for her daughter
Keywords: Spanish; Maria Amparo Escondon

Santos Inocentes
Series Title: 1984
Call Number: DVD 2012-162
Description: A peasant family working for well-to-do, callous landowners in northern Spain dream of rising out of poverty and changing their life of subordination.
Keywords:

Saturday Night Fever
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-209
Description: Tony meets Stephanie at the disco and they agree to dance together in a competition.
Keywords: Dance; John Travolta

Scar of Shame
Series Title: African-American Film Heritage Video Series
Call Number: VCR 2000-250
Description: Class and color caste system in 1920s African-American communities
Keywords: African-American Social Conditions

Senora de Nadie = Nobody's Wife
Series Title: 1982
Call Number: DVD 2005-16
Description: Woman who discovers her husband is cheating on her flees the world she knows and starts over.
Keywords: Adultery

Set Me Free = Emporte-Moi
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-85
Description: A Merchant Ivory Production; written and directed by Lea Pool.
Keywords: Coming-of-Age

Seventh Seal = Sjunde Inseglet
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1957)
Call Number: DVD 2007-493
Description: In medieval Sweden a knight returns from war only to find a ravaged homeland.
Keywords: Ingmar Bergman

Sexo, Pudor y Lagrimas = Sex, Shame and Tears
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2005-133
Description: A sexual and gender war between neighbors is unleashed.
Keywords:

Shadows
Series Title: John Cassavetes: Five Films
Call Number: DVD 2009-72 v1
Description: Explores interracial friendships and relationships in the 1950's Beat-era New York City.
Keywords: Historical; Romance

Shi qi sui de dan che [Beijing Bicycle]
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 50
Description: A bicycle messenger becomes involved in a series of unforgettable events as he searches for the person who stole his bicycle
Keywords: Teenagers; Beijing: Social Conditions

Shichinin no Samurai = Seven Samurai
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1938)
Call Number: DVD 2007-492
Description: Story of a sixteenth-century village whose desperate inhabitants hire seven out-of-work warriors to protect them from invading bandits.
Keywords:

Shinju ten no Amijima = Double Suicide
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2005-101
Description: Stylized dramatization of puppet theater play about man's love affair with a geisha.
Keywords: Geishas

Shoot the Piano Player = Tirez sur le Pianiste
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84-21
Description: From the novel Down there by David Goodis; events force a piano player to take up with a gang of crooks.
Keywords: Truffaut

Short Eyes
Series Title: 1977
Call Number: DVD 2006-3
Description: Tensions erupt among inmates when an accused child molester is placed in a Manhattan detention center; stars Bruce Davison.
Keywords: Pedophiles; Prison Life

Siddhartha
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-166
Description: A young man's spiritual odyssey, filmed on location in Rishikesh and Bharatpur, and based on Hermann Hesse's novella.
Keywords: Buddha; Conrad Rooks; Buddhism

Siegfried/ Kriemhild's Revenge
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 68
Description: "Die Nibelungenlied"; two parts
Keywords: Silent; German

Siete Locos = Seven Madmen
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-165
Description: After being abandoned by his wife, a young inventor in a precarious economic state becomes involved with a terrorist group whose goal is to take power by force.
Keywords: Robert Arlt

Silencio de Neto = The Silence of Neto
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2005-137
Description: Story of a young boy striving to follow his dreams while his country struggles with the Cold War.
Keywords: Spanish (Guatemala)

Silencio Roto = Broken Silence
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2012-55
Description: Attracted to a supporter of the anti-Franco Resistance who flees from Franco's Civil Guard, a woman discovers the horrors of political repression.
Keywords: Political Repression; War

Sin Dejar Huella = Without a Trace
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2005-3
Description: Two women on the run form a bond.
Keywords: Drug trafficking

Sin Nombre
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2010-164
Description: A teenage Honduran girl forms an unlikely friendship with a Mexican gang member who is helping to smuggle her family into the United States.
Keywords: Gangs; Cary Fukunaga; Immigration

Sizwe Bansi is Dead
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005- 77
Description: Stars Ossie Davis and Ruby Dee; includes discussion of stylization, avant-gardism, black theatre, and realism
Keywords: South Africa; Athol Fugard

Smultronstallet = Wild Strawberries
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1957)
Call Number: DVD 2007-505
Description: A distinguished professor who lives alone with his housekeeper can only come to terms with his egocentricity by traveling back in time to his earliest youth.
Keywords: Ingmar Bergman

Solas = Alone
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2005-18
Description: Story about women whose emotional lives are as rich as their surroundings are poor.
Keywords: Benito Zambrano

Soldados de Salamina = Soldiers of Salamina
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2012-58
Description: A writer pursues the identity of a soldier who saved the poet Rafael Sanchez's life during a military assault to disband an illegal fascist party.
Keywords: Spanish Civil War

Solo Sunny
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 80
Description: Longings and frustrations of youth in East Germany
Keywords: German

Sombra del Caminante
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-52
Description: An unusual friendship between two men seeking salvation from their past.
Keywords: Political Violence; Columbia

Sombra ya pronto seras = Shadow You Soon Will Be
Series Title: (1994)
Call Number: DVD 2003-2
Description: Based on the novel by Osvaldo Soriano. A nameless computer programmer walks off into the remote regions of the Pampas after the train he is on breaks down in the middle of nowhere.
Keywords:

Songs of Freedom
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 67
Description: A successful concert singer discovers he is the descendant of a West African queen whose tribe is now in need of a leader
Keywords: Paul Robeson

Spartacus
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-184
Description: Epic tale of the bold gladiator slave Spartacus, the woman who believed in his cause, and the power-hungry Roman general who challenged his convictions
Keywords: Spartacus; Kirk Douglas; Laurence Olivier

Spiders
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 58
Description: 1919 motion picture about an organized band of criminals who scheme to dominate the world
Keywords: Silent; Fritz Lang

Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter… and Spring
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-167
Description: A chronicle of the life of a Buddhist monk from childhood to the end of his days. Written and directed by Kim Ki-duk.
Keywords: Buddhism

Spur der Steine [Trace of Stones]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 75
Description: Film was banned in East Germany for 25 years
Keywords: German

Stage Beauty
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2006- 29
Description: 2004 film version of Jeffrey Hatcher's play "Compleat female stage beauty;" starring Billy Crudup, Claire Danes, Rupert Everett, Tom Wilkinson; 2 copies
Keywords: Jeffrey Hatcher

Story Theatre
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-130
Description: Yale Repertory Theatre production of fairy tales by the Brothers Grimm
Keywords: Fairy Tales; Brothers Grimm

Strada = Road
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1954)
Call Number: DVD 2007-495
Description: The story of a fragile girl who falls in love with a brutal circus performer she was sold to by her mother.
Keywords:

Streetcar Named Desire
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2004-140
Description: Adaptation of Williams's play starring Vivien Leigh, Marlon Brando; directed by Elia Kazan
Keywords: Tennessee Williams

Strike
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 98- 45
Description: A strike in Tsarist Russia
Keywords: Silent; Russian; Eisenstein

Strike = Strachka
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-123
Description: Triggered by the suicide of a worker unjustly accused of theft, a strike is called by the laborers of a Moscow factory.
Keywords: Silent Film; Soviet Union

Strindberg's Miss Julie
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 31
Description: Royal Shakespeare Company
Keywords:

Subida al Cielo = Mexican Bus Ride
Series Title: Coleccion Mexico en Pantalla (1952)
Call Number: DVD 2014-117
Description: A young peasant is forced by his brothers to leave his bride on their wedding night to see their dying mother.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Sugar
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-210
Description: Coming of age love story about a homosexual teen on the verge of turning 18, based on several short stories by acclaimed writer and filmmaker Bruce LaBruce; directed by John Palmer.
Keywords: LaBruce, Bruce

Sunzi bing fa / chu pin ren Liu Xiaoli
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2005-42
Description: 10-disc series; in Mandarin with Chinese subtitles. Early works to 1800.
Keywords: Television Plays; Military Art and Science

Susana
Series Title: 1951
Call Number: DVD 2014-122
Description: Melodrama in which a beautiful, sultry girl escapes from a reform school and finds solace in the home of a well to do family.
Keywords: Luis Bunuel

Swades We, the People
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-2
Description: A bright young scientist working at NASA returns to rural India on a quest to find his childhood nanny. He is drawn into her village's life and finds himself searching for answers to questions of progress and development that the village faces.
Keywords: India; NASA; Ashutosh Gowariker

Tableau Ferraille
Series Title: Library of African Cinema
Call Number: VCR 2004-6
Description: View of how modernization in Africa corrodes traditional communities. Education Library.
Keywords: French; Africa

Take My Eyes
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 38
Description: Explores the relationship of Pilar and her abusive husband, Antonio, and the deep bond they share; written by Iciar Bollain and Alicia Luna; directed by Bollain
Keywords: Spanish; Domestic Violence

Talma ya Nolja
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-184
Description: A group of thugs running from a gang war finds refuge in a Buddhist monastery. The monks soon devise a series of games for their obnoxious guests.
Keywords: Buddhism; Gangsters

Tambien La Lluvia = Even the Rain
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2012-92
Description: A Spanish crew shooting a controversial motion picture about Christopher Columbus in Bolivia are caught in the midst of an uprising to privatize the water supply.
Keywords:

Taxi to the Dark Side
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2011-182
Description: Some dialogue in Pashto with English subtitles. An investigation of torture used as an interrogation technique in U.S. facilities, and the role played by key figures of the Bush Administration in the process. Takes an in-depth look at the case of Afghan taxi driver Dilawar, who was suddenly detained by the U.S. military one afternoon and died in his Bagram prison cell five days later.
Keywords: Prisoners of War; Terrorism; Alex Gibney

Taxi, an Encounter
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-130
Description: A man who steals taxicabs, picksup a few customers and then sells the car for parts has his life suddenly changed when he picks up a wounded woman who needs to get to a hospital
Keywords: Spanish: Argentina; Taxicab Drivers; Thieves

Te busco
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2006-17
Description: A precocious five-year-old Colombian boy helps his uncle to enamor the town's beautiful singer; directed by Ricardo Coral.
Keywords: Spanish (Colombia)

Temporada de Patos = Duck Season
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-111
Description: Story of two fourteen-year-old friends who are forced to confront real-life issues when events combine to break the harmony of what promised to be a placid Sunday.
Keywords: Spanish: Mexico; Teenagers

Temps Retrouve = Time Regained
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-307
Description: Adaptation of last volume of Proust's "A la recherche du temps perdu."
Keywords: Marcel Proust

Ten Blocks on the Camino Real
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 43
Description: Martin Sheen in a 1966 television version of Williams' play
Keywords: Tennessee Williams

Ten Days That Shook the World
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84- 17
Description: Sergei Eisenstein's dramatization of the revolution in Russia, showing the fall of the Kerensky government
Keywords: Silent

The China Syndrome
Series Title: 1979
Call Number: DVD 2012-179
Description: A television news reporter and a cameraman uncover a safety hazards at a nuclear power plant. Starring Jane Fonda, Jack Lemmon, and Michael Douglas.
Keywords:

The Cuban Masterworks Collection = Obras Maestras del Cine
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2007-307
Description: Five restored classic films from Cuba: Dolce Sillas = The Twelve Chairs: A rich woman hides family jewels under a chair lining.; Aventuras de Juan Quin Quin = The Adventures of Juan Quin Quin: A peasant farmer becomes a soldier in the Cuban revolution.; Un Eombre de Exito = A Successful Man: Cuba's history before the Revolution is chronicled through the story of two brothers.; Cecilia: In 1830 Cuba, the son of a rich colonial family falls in love with a poor mulatto girl.; Amada: Set in Havana in 1914 as World War I begins, a young conservative bourgeois woman unhappily married to an ambitious politician falls in love with her cousin.
Keywords: Cuba

The Emperor's Club
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2012-197
Description: An idealistic private school teacher attempts to redeem an incorrigible student. Cast includes Kevin Kline.
Keywords: Michael Hoffman

The Pride of Jesse Hallam
Series Title: 1981
Call Number: DVD 2012-212
Description: A Kentucky coal miner moves his family to the city, and discovers his inability to read is a big handicap in this new environment.
Keywords: Literacy; City Life

The Secret Life of Words
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-31
Description: A wounded oil worker forms a relationship with a silent nurse that tends to him.
Keywords: Tim Robbins; Speech; Pedro Almodovar

The Seven Deadly Wins: Ballet with Song in Eight Parts = Die Sieben TodsUnd
Series Title: 1993
Call Number: DVD 2012-24
Description: Examines the impact of the seven deadly sins on mankind throughout the ages.
Keywords: Ballet; Peter Sellars; Kurt Weill; Television Program

The Social Network
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2011-142
Description: In 2003, a Harvard undergrad, Mark Zuckerberg played by Jesse Eisenberg, designs the programming for the global social network and revolution in communication known as Facebook. Six years later after being the youngest billionaire in history, he faces a lawsuit with fellow Harvard student.
Keywords: Entrepreneur

The Virgin Suicides
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2012-44
Description: In the mid-1970s of a suburban Michigan community, a group of boys obsess over mysterious sisters sheltered by their strict, religious parents after one of them commits suicide.
Keywords: Romance; Sofia Coppola

The Winter Guest
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2013-254
Description: An elderly women arrives unexpectedly at the home of her daughter, who is grieving over her the recent death of her husband. Starring Emma Thompson and her mother, Phyllida Law. Directed by Alan Rickman.
Keywords: Family

Thelma & Louise
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-47
Description: Two friends head on the road for a short trip, but end up fugitives from the law after shooting a rapist.
Keywords: Susan Sarandon, Geena Davis

Third Man
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1949)
Call Number: DVD 2007-497
Description: Set in post-war Vienna, an American western-adventure writer searches for a friend who turns out to be the king-pin of the Austrian black market.
Keywords: Mystery; Carol Reed; Orson Welles

Three Documentaries
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (2006)
Call Number: DVD 2007-506
Description: Paul Robeson: Tribute to an artist; The Love Goddess; The Great Chase
Keywords: African American and Women in Motion Pictures

Throne of Blood
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 14
Description: Akira Kurosawa's version of Macbeth
Keywords: Japanese

Tigress
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2005-8
Description: Story of three sisters, one of whom is called "The Tigress" and has supernatural powers.
Keywords: Spanish (Ecuador)

Timon of Athens
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 83- 1
Description: BBC Television Production; three parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Titan en el Ring = A Titan in the Ring
Series Title: 2002
Call Number: DVD 2005-23
Description: A man challenges a corrupt businessman in a small Ecuadorian village.
Keywords: Spanish (Ecuador)

Titus Andronicus
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 5
Description: In two parts (tapes)
Keywords: Shakespeare

To Kill a Mockingbird
Series Title: 1962
Call Number: DVD 2013-88
Description: In a 1930s Alabama town, a widowed lawyer defends a young black man accused of raping a white woman, teaching his children valuable lessons about prejudice and empathy.
Keywords: Robert Mulligan; Gregory Peck; Race

Todo Sobre mi Madre = All About my Mother
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2006-4
Description: Almodovar's 1999 film about a loving and hard-working mother coming to grips with the tragic death of her son.
Keywords: Pedro Almodovar

Tol'able David
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84- 29
Description: Allegory of David and Goliath story
Keywords: Silent

Topsy-Turvy
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2014-55
Description: Story about the famous musical team of Gilbert and Sullivan.
Keywords: Musical Theater

Torch Song Trilogy
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007-111
Description: Film version of the Broadway play, written by and starring Harvey Fierstein, about a New Yorker's search for love, respect and tradition in a world that seems not especially made for him
Keywords: Gay Men: Relationships; Harvey Fierstein

Trapeze
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 36
Description: A retired aerialist agrees to teach a young American acrobat the triple somersault; when both fall in love with the beautiful, ambitious Lola, the triangle threatens all of their dreams
Keywords: Acrobats; Burt Lancaster; Tony Curtis

Trash
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-128
Description: The story of Joe and his lover-protector, Holly, who try to survive in their Lower East Side basement; Holly scavenges garbage cans while Joe searches for drugs
Keywords: Drug Addiction; Narcotic Addicts

Travellers and Magicians
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2008-165
Description: A monk tells a story to a young man as he waits with others to hitchhike down the mountain in the hope of beginning a new life in America.
Keywords: Dzongkha

Trial
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 23
Description: 1962 film w/ Anthony Perkins and Orson Welles
Keywords: Kafka

Tristana
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003-159
Description: Examination of moral decay in 1920s Spain.
Keywords: Spanish

Tristana
Series Title: Coleccion Bunuel (1970)
Call Number: DVD 2014-115
Description: A young and innocent girl goes to live with her impoverished guardian after her mother's death who shows more than fatherly feelings towards her. After fleeing to Madrid, she returns years later to wreak revenge on him.
Keywords: Drama; Luis Bunuel; Catherine Deneuve

Troilus and Cressida
Series Title: Complete Dramatic Works of William Shakespeare
Call Number: VCR 82- 2
Description: BBC Television Production; two parts
Keywords: Shakespeare

Tropa de Elite = Elite Squad
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-135
Description: Captain Nascimento searches for his replacement while trying to take down drug dealers and criminals before the Pope comes to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Keywords: Police; Drugs; Crime

Tsotsi
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-163
Description: A young criminal finds a surprise in the backseat of a car he has stolen.
Keywords: Crime; South Africa; Adaptation

Tsubaki Sanjuro
Series Title: 1962
Call Number: DVD 2011-12
Description: Akira Kurosawa's Sanjuro follows a group of young clan's men trying to erradicate the corruption in their town aided by a cynical samurai who doesn't fit their concept of a warrior. Based on the novel Peaceful Days by Yamamoto Shugoro.
Keywords: Crime; Japan

Tuan Yuan = Apart Together
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2012-204
Description: After being in Taiwan for 50 years, a retired KMT (Chinese Nationalist Party) soldier returns to his native city Shanghai.
Keywords:

Tuno negro = Black serenade
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2012-16
Description: Using art history a student tracks a psychopathic killer.
Keywords: Spain; Internet; Victims

Ugetsu Monogatari
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1953)
Call Number: DVD 2007-499
Description: Set in 16th century Japan during a civil war, the film is rooted in the postwar psyche of 1950s Japan. It focuses on an ambitious potter haunted by a beautiful ghost and a farmer who dreams of becoming a samurai.
Keywords: Samurai

Ukigusa Monogatari = A Story of Floating Weeds
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2011-157
Description: In 1959, Ozu remade his 1934 silent film of an aging actor who returns to a small town reuniting with his former lover and illegitimate son, a scenario that enrages his current mistress and results in heartbreak for all.
Keywords: Criterion Collection; Japan; Ozu

Ulica Graniczna = Border Street
Series Title: 1948
Call Number: DVD 2013-101
Description: Tragedy about an old tailor who tries to save his daughters and others in the Warsaw ghetto. Culminates with the uprising of 1943, when Jews, supported by the Polish underground, take up arms and die fighting.
Keywords:

Umberto D
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 86- 14
Description: Remarkably realistic study of an elderly man living alone on a meager pension determined to retain his dignity to the end
Keywords: Italian

Umberto D.
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1952)
Call Number: DVD 2007-500
Description: An elderly pensioner struggles to make ends meet during Italy's postwar economic boom.
Keywords:

Un Conte de Noel = A Christmas Tale
Series Title: 2008
Call Number: DVD 2011-280
Description: Film by Arnaud Desplechin of a family who unites despite their differences for Christmas after learning the mother needs a bone marrow transplant.
Keywords:

Un Homme, Un Vrai = A Man A Real One
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2009-25
Description:
Keywords: Arnaud Larrieu; Jean-Marie Larrieu

Un Long Dimanche de Fiancailles= A Very Long Engagement
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2011-43
Description: In 1920, a country girl learns that her fiance was one of five French soldiers condemned to a barbarous death by their own side.
Keywords: Audrey Tautou

Unser taglich Brot [Our Daily Bread]
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2001-285
Description: Building of socialist society in East Germany
Keywords: German; Socialism

Vacas
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2010-168
Description: A saga spanning over half a century from the Carlist Wars of 1875 to the Spanish Civil War in the thirties. This feud between two families in Northern Spain shows that sometimes there seems to be no escape from how family ties dictate our fate.
Keywords: Julio Medem; Father-son Relationship

Vagina Monologues
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2003- 96
Description: Eve Ensler's one-woman play; includes interviews
Keywords: Women's Experiences

Vagon Fumador = Smokers Only
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2005-103
Description: Suicidal cabaret singer & male prostitute find solace with each other in Buenos Aires.
Keywords: Cabaret singers

Valahol Europaban = Somewhere in Europe
Series Title: Masterpiece Collection: 1947
Call Number: DVD 2013-117
Description: Homeless war orphans in devastated postwar Hungary find refuge in a ruined castle.
Keywords: World War

Vanya on 42nd Street
Series Title: 1994
Call Number: DVD 2012-96
Description: Actors rehearsing Chekhov's Uncle Vanya find the same conflicts in their own lives. Cast includes Wallace Shawn and Julianne Moore.
Keywords: Louis Malle

Vendedora de Rosas = The Rose Seller
Series Title: 1998
Call Number: DVD 2007-115
Description: 13-year-old Monica and her friends survive on the streets by selling roses and sniffing glue; a modern version of Hans Christian Andersen's "The Little Match Girl."
Keywords: Colombia: Street Children

Ventilador
Series Title: 2010
Call Number: DVD 2013-65
Description: A young journalist publishes a book divulging the connection between a drug cartel and certain politicians.
Keywords: Political Corruption; Drug Trafficking

Very Natural Thing
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 58
Description: A young gay man leaves the priesthood and moves to New York City in hopes of finding a meaningful gay relationship; he soon falls in love with a young advertising executive
Keywords: Romance; Homosexuality; Relationships

Viaje de Carol = Carol's Journey
Series Title: 2007
Call Number: DVD 2012-54
Description: Coming of age story of a 12-year-old Spanish-American girl from New York who travels with her mother to Spain in the spring of 1938, at the height of the Spanish Civil War, and transforms the secretive family environment through her innocent and rebellious nature.
Keywords:

Vida Util = Useful Life
Series Title: 2011
Call Number: DVD 2013-222
Description: A movie-theater employee adjusts to a new life after the cinema he worked at for over 25 years is forced to shut down.
Keywords: Unemployment

Vie est Belle = Life is Rosy
Series Title: Library of African Cinema
Call Number: VCR 2004-54
Description: Rags-to-riches story of a poor rural musician in Africa.
Keywords: Congo

Villa Amalia
Series Title: 2009
Call Number: DVD 2013-131
Description: After discovering her husband is having an affair, a musician leaves everything behind to start a new life on a secluded Island of Italy. A film by Benoit Jacquot starring Isabelle Huppert.
Keywords:

Viridiana
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84-30
Description: Considered one of director Luis Bunuel's finest works; starring Silva Pinal, Francisco Rabal, Fernando Rey.
Keywords: Spanish (Spain); Luis Bunuel

Viridiana
Series Title: Essential Art House: 50 Years of Janus Films (1961)
Call Number: DVD 2007-502
Description: Viridiana, about to become a nun, tries her best to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism.
Keywords: Monasticism

Viridiana
Series Title: Collecion Bunuel (1961)
Call Number: DVD 2014-106
Description: Viridiana, about to become a nun, does her best to maintain her Catholic principles, but her lecherous uncle and a motley assemblage of paupers force her to confront the limits of her idealism.
Keywords: Monasticism

Viva Cuba
Series Title: 2006
Call Number: DVD 2012-224
Description: In a tale akin to "Romeo and Juliet," the friendship between two children is threatened by their parents' differences.
Keywords: Cuba; Malberti

Vivre sa Vie = My Life to Live
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 84-19
Description: Tells the story of Nana, a Parisian prostitute; directed by Jean Luc Godard.
Keywords: Jean Luc Godard

Voskhozhdenie
Series Title: Eclipse: Larisa Shepitko - 1977
Call Number: DVD 2013-108
Description: Tracks two Belarussian soldiers trying to evade Nazi forces during World War II.
Keywords: World War II

Voz Dormido = Sleeping Voice
Series Title: 2012
Call Number: DVD 2012-206
Description: Two sisters must endure the terror and hardships of Franco's fascist regime.
Keywords: Civil War; Spain; Political Prisoner

Waga Seishun ni Kui Nashi = No Regrets for Our Youth
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2011-13
Description: Preceding World War II, a woman proves her dedication and committment to her husband's family after he was executed for treason. Based on the Takigawa incident of 1933.
Keywords: Women; Japan; Fascism

Waiting List = Lista de Espera
Series Title: 2000
Call Number: DVD 2007-134
Description: A rundown bus station in rural Cuba becomes the backdrop for romance and miracles in Jwan Carlos Tabio's blend of magical realism and social commentary.
Keywords: Cuba; Bus Terminal

Walkabout
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2000- 35
Description: Based on the novel by James Vance Marshall
Keywords: Australian

Water
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-161
Description: Chuyia, an Indian girl married and widowed at 8 years old, is sent to a place where Hindu widows must live in penitence during the time of Gandhi. Chuyia's feisty presence leads the others to contront their faith and society's prejudices. Written and directed by Deepa Mehta.
Keywords: India; Widow; Hindu Law

Way Down East
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 85- 2
Description: Based on the novel and play by William A. Brady and Lottie Blair Parker; directed by D.W. Griffith and starring Lillian Gish
Keywords: Silent; D.W. Griffith

Wei cheng/ dao yan Huang Shuqin
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007- 49
Description: The People?s Republic of China Ministry of Education Gift Collection; 10 discs
Keywords: Television Plays: Chinese

West Beirut
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2006- 4
Description: Story of two teenagers in the midst of the 1975-1990 civil war in Lebanon
Keywords: Lebanon: Civil War

Whisky
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2007-131
Description: A lonely man, the owner of a struggling sock company, asks a friend to pretend she is his wife so his visiting brother won't know he isn't married
Keywords: Spanish: Urugay; Brothers; Relationships

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 97- 12
Description: Based on the novel by Edward Albee; starring Elizabeth Taylor
Keywords: Edward Albee; Mike Nichols

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2004- 53
Description: Story of a marriage falling apart; starring Elizabeth Taylor, Richard Burton
Keywords: Mike Nichols

Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East? = Dharmaga Tongjoguro Kan Kkadalgun
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-174
Description: In a remote monastery, an old master, a young monk. and an orphaned boy devote themselves to their Buddhist teachings.
Keywords: Zen Buddhism; Bae Yong-kyun

Wild Duck
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 90- 47
Description: 1983 film version of the play by Henrik Ibsen
Keywords: Ibsen

Wilde
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 33
Description: Stephen Fry stars as the notorious poet and playwright Oscar Wilde, whose exploits in the taboo world of unrealized sexual desires threaten his status in late Victorian England
Keywords: Oscar Wilde: Biography

Wit
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2013-85
Description: An English professor battles terminal cancer.
Keywords: Emma Thompson; Mike Nichols

With a Friend Like Harry
Series Title:
Call Number: DVD 2008-114
Description: School pals Michael and Henry meet up again twenty years later. Trying to make Michel's life "easier", Harry embarks on a path that will become self-destructive. English dialogue, dubbed from the French.
Keywords: Murder; Relationships; Dominik Moll

Woman Under the Influence
Series Title: John Cassavetes: Five Films
Call Number: DVD 2009-72 v3
Description: Mabel is loved by her husband Nick but her madness proves to be a problem in their marriage.
Keywords: Italian; Melodrama

Xi you ji = The Journey to the West
Series Title: 1996
Call Number: DVD 2005-45
Description: Mythical tales of various Buddhist pilgrims journeying to India. Based on the traditional Chinese folk novel by Wu Cheng'en
Keywords: Television plays: Chinese

Xi you ji xu ji; Zhong yang dian shi tai, Zhongguo dian?
Series Title: 1999
Call Number: DVD 2005-43
Description: Mythical tales of various Buddhist pilgrims journeying to India. Based on the traditional Chinese folk novel by Wu Cheng'en
Keywords: Television plays; Mandarin

Y tu Mama Tambieen
Series Title: 2001
Call Number: DVD 2014-82
Description: Two teens set off on a wild cross-country trip with a seductive, 28-year-old Luisa.
Keywords:

Yellow Earth
Series Title:
Call Number: VCR 2007- 23
Description: Based on a story by Ke Lan; 14 year old Cui Qing desires to escape her arranged marriage by crossing the Yellow River
Keywords: China: Social Life and Customs; Ke Lan

Yo, la Peor de Todas = I, the Worst of All
Series Title: 2003
Call Number: DVD 2005-14
Description: The story of Juana Ines de la Cruz, one of the greatest poets of the Spanish Siglo de Oro.
Keywords: Juana Ines de la Cruz

Yojinbo
Series Title: 1961
Call Number: DVD 2011-9
Description: In 1860, a wandering samurai turns the war between two clans fighting for control of a small town to his own advantage. A satire on greed, violence, paranoia and human weakness.
Keywords: Akira Kurosawa

Yossi & Jagger
Series Title: 2004
Call Number: DVD 2014-26
Description: Based on a true story, Yossi & Jagger portrays the love affair of two Israeli male officers in a remote army base on the Israeli-Lebanese border.
Keywords: Gays; War

Your Sister's Sister
Series Title: 2012
Call Number: DVD 2013-55
Description: Iris invites her friend Jack to stay at her family's island getaway after the death of his brother. At their remote cabin, Jack's drunken encounter with Hannah, Iris' sister, kicks off a revealing stretch of days.
Keywords: Lynn Shelton

Zert = The Joke
Series Title: 1968
Call Number: DVD 2013-89
Description: The consequences of a single joke during the 1950s Stalinist Czechoslovakia. A young man is sentenced to six years hard labor for an irreverent postcard he sent to a lady friend leaving him cynical and revengeful.
Keywords: Czech; Communism

Zezowate Szczescie = Bad Luck
Series Title: Andrzej Munk Trilogy - 1960
Call Number: DVD 2013-104
Description: A man's attempt to cope with the changing world in Poland between 1930 and 1950.
Keywords: World War II; Prisoners of War