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Museum hours [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Cohen, Jem,
Publisher Cinema Guild, [2013] © 2013
1 videodisc (approximately 106 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. 1 booklet ([18] p. : col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER MUS
Summary When a Vienna museum guard befriends an enigmatic visitor, the grand Kunsthistorisches Museum becomes a mysterious crossroads which sparks explorations of their lives, the city, and the ways artworks reflect and shape the world.

Love is all you need [DVD videorecording] = Den skaldede frisør

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bier, Susanne, 1960-
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2013.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR LOV
Summary A hairdresser completes her cancer treatment, walks into her home to celebrate with her family, and is met with a even bigger surprise.

Fill the Void [DVD videorecording] = Lemale et ha'chalal

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Burshtein, Rama, 1967-
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, 2013.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR FIL
Summary A devout 18-year-old Israeli is pressured to marry the husband of her late sister. Declaring her independence is not an option in Tel Aviv's ultra-Orthodox Hasidic community, where religious law, tradition and the rabbi's word are absolute.

One more try [DVD Videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Santos-Concio, Charo,
Publisher Star Recording, 2013. ABS-CBN Int'l (North America), [2013] ©2013.
Uncut version ; International edition.
1 videodisc (DVD) (102 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR ONE
Summary "For her ailing son to be healed, Grace (Angel Locsin) needs to reconnect with Edward (Dingdong Dantes), the biological father. This daunting process of saving her son's life slowly destroys their respective current relationships. Edward's wife Jacq (Angelica Panganiban) is becoming paranoid of this returning old flame of her husband. On the other hand, Grace's ever supportive boyfriend Tristan (Zanjoe Marudo) gradually doubts his significance in her life"--container.

I wish [DVD videorecording] = Kiseki

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Koreeda, Hirokazu, 1962-
Publisher [Distributed by] Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (ca. 128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP I
Summary Twelve-year-old Koichi, separated from his brother Ryunosuke due to his parents' divorce, begins to believe that Japan's new bullet train service will create a miracle when the first trains pass each other at top speed, and enlists a group of friends on an improbable mission.

Train of life [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Mihaileanu, Radu.
Publisher Olive Films, c2012.
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE TRA
Summary The year is 1941, and a tiny Jewish community in France is faced with some shocking news: the Nazis are coming. But Shlomo, the not-so-foolish village idiot, has a plan; before the Germans can dispatch them to camps, the townspeople will 'deport' themselves--to freedom. In a daring race against time, they build their own train and, masquerading as Nazis and their prisoners, attempt one of the greatest escapes in history.

The well-digger's daughter [DVD videorecording] = La fille du puisatier

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Sarde, Alain, 1952-
Publisher Manufactured and distributed by Kino Lorber, 2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE WEL
Summary In pre-World War II France, a father is torn between his sense of honor and his deep love for his saintly daughter when she gets in trouble with a dashing air force pilot.

A cat in Paris [DVD videorecording] = Une vie de chat

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Felicioli, Jean-Loup.
Publisher New Video, c2012.
1 videodisc (ca. 62 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE CAT
Summary In Paris, a cat who lives a secret life as a cat burglar's aide must come to the rescue of Zoe, the little girl he lives with, after she falls into a gangster's clutches.

Les enfants du paradis [DVD videorecording] = Children of paradise

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Carné, Marcel,
Publisher Criterion Collection, [2012]
Full screen ; Two-DVD special ed.
2 videodiscs (190 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (40 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE CHI
Summary A story which revolves around theater in 19th century Paris, and the love between the mime Debureau and the beautiful courtesan Garance who is also loved by an aristocrat, a criminal, and an actor.

In darkness [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Holland, Agnieszka, 1948-
Publisher Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2012]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (144 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL IN
Summary Leopold Socha is a sewer worker and petty thief in Lvov, a Nazi occupied city in Poland. One day he encounters a group of Jews trying to escape the liquidation of the ghetto. He hides them for money in the labyrinth of the town's sewers beneath the bustling activity of the city above. What starts out as a straightforward and cynical business arrangement turns into something very unexpected, the unlikely alliance between Socha and the Jews as the enterprise seeps deeper into Socha's conscience.

Little girl [DVD videorecording] = La pivellina

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Frimmel, Rainer, 1971-
Publisher First Run Features, [2012]
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA LIT
Summary A captivating tale of people at the margins of society who open their hearts to a stranger. In a run-down park on the outskirts of Rome, a two-year-old girl is discovered and taken in by a family of hard-luck circus performers. A note from a desperate mother reveals little about who she is or why she was left. As the bond grows between the girl and her surrogate family, this naturalistic drama becomes a revealing and soulful portrait of courage and discrimination, and of loss and togetherness.

Headhunters [DVD videorecording] = Hodejegerne

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Tyldum, Morten,
Publisher Distributed by Magnolia Home Entertainment, c2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR HEA
Summary Roger, an accomplished headhunter by day and art thief when opportunity knocks, decides to risk it all to get his hands on an extremely valuable painting, and in doing so discovers something which makes him a hunted man.

Laddaland [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Sangkapreecha, Saharath.
Publisher Millennium Entertainment, [2012]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR LAD
Summary Based on the true story of a gated community that was shut down after a series of mysterious deaths and paranormal occurrences. When a family moves to Ladda Land, an upscale housing development with large, beautiful homes, they discover life in their new neighborhood isn't so perfect as they encounter a series of terrifying, paranormal events that drives them to the edge of insanity.

Footnote [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Mandil, David.
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2012]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR FOO
Summary Eliezer and Uriel Shkolnik are father and son as well as rival professors in Talmudic Studies. When both men learn that Eliezer will be lauded for his work, their complicated relationship reaches a new peak.

The cave of the yellow dog [DVD videorecording] = Höhle des gelben Hundes

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Byambasuren, Davaa, 1971-
Publisher Palisades Tartan Film Acquisitions, [2012]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR CAV
Summary A little girl in a family of nomads in Mongolia finds herself at odds with her family when she brings home a dog her father is certain killed their sheep, and he will not allow her to keep it.

Le Havre [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kaurismäki, Aki, 1957-
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2012.
Widescreen ; director approved two-DVD special ed.
2 videodiscs (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (24 p. ; col. ill. ; 19 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE LE
Summary Marcel Marx, an old bohemian living in the French harbor city of Le Havre, stands up for a young African refugee when officials begin to pursue the boy for deportation.

Tomboy [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Siamma, Céline.
Publisher Wolfe Video LLC, c2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (82 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE TOM
Summary Laure is 10 years old and a tomboy. On arrival in a new neighborhood, she lets Lisa and her crowd believe that she is a boy. Summer becomes a big playground and Laure pretends to be "Mikael", a boy like the others, different enough to get the attention of Lisa, who falls in love with him. Laure takes advantage of her new identity as if the end of the summer would never reveal her unsettling secret.

The time that remains [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Gentile, Michael.
Publisher IFC Films, [2012]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR TIM
Summary A humorous, heartbreaking film that explores life among the Israeli Arab community, shot largely in homes and places in which Elia Suleiman's family once lived. Inspired by his father's diaries, letters his mother sent to family members who had fled the Israeli occupation, and the director's own recollections, the film recounts the saga of the filmmaker's family in subtly hilarious vignettes.

Largo Winch [DVD videorecording] : the heir apparent

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Rappeneau, Julien.
Publisher Music Box Films, c2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE HEI
Summary When billionaire financier Nerio Winch and head of the W Group is murdered, his second in command must locate his only heir, a heretofore unknown adopted son, Largo. But first the heir, a twenty-something adventurer, must overcome an onslaught of drug traffickers, assassins, corporate raiders and double-dealing insiders to fulfill his destiny in this twisty, fast-paced corporate thriller.

The salt of life [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Di Gregorio, Gianni.
Publisher [Distributed by] Zeitgeist Films, c2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA SAL
Summary A middle-aged retiree has become invisible to all the women of Rome, regardless of age or relation. He contends with a demanding mother; a patronizing wife; a slacker daughter; and a wild party-girl neighbor who uses him, as a dog walker. Watching his codger friends snare beautiful young girlfriends on the sun-kissed cobblestones of Trastevere, Giovanni tries his polite, utterly gracious best to generate some kind of extracurricular love life, with both hilarious and poignant results.

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