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Miss Minoes [DVD videorecording].

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Houten, Carice van, 1976-
Publisher Music Box Films, c2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR MIS
Summary Miss Minoes is a cat who is transformed into a young woman and befriends Tibbe, a shy, bumbling reporter for the local paper. Miss Minoes, still recognized as a cat by neighborhood felines despite her new appearance, organizes them into a news-gathering service and helps Tibbe become a star reporter. He soon turns investigative and discovers that the popular chairman of the 'Club For Friends of Animals' and boss of a nearby factory has evil plans.

Monsieur Lazhar [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Dery, Luc.
Publisher Music Box Films, c2012.
Widescreen
1 videodisc (94 min) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE MON
Summary At a Montreal public grade school, an Algerian immigrant is hired to replace a popular teacher who committed suicide in her classroom. While helping his students deal with their grief, his own recent loss is revealed.

The thieves [DVD videorecording] = Dodukdeul

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ahn, So-Hyun.
Publisher Well Go USA, [2012]
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (136 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR THI
Summary In order to let things cool down from their latest heist, Popeye and his group of thieves go to Macau on a job. But the mastermind behind this job is none other than Popeye's old partner Macau Park, who escaped with 68kg of gold several years ago on their last job together. Macau Park brought Chinese thieves as well but little did they know what Macau Park planned for each one of them. His plan takes an unexpected turn when Popeye brings Pepsi, a genius safe-cracker and old flame of Macau Park, to settle the old score.

The other son [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lévy, Lorraine.
Publisher Distributed by Entertainment One, 2012.
DVD ed.
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE OTH
Summary A provocative tale, filmed in Israel and the West Bank, of two young men, one Israeli, the other Palestinian, who discover they were accidentally switched at birth, and the complex repercussions on themselves and their respective families.

Rien à déclarer [DVD videorecording] = Nothing to declare

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Boon, Dany.
Publisher Pathé ; Seville, [2012]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col., ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE RIE
Summary A Belgian Francophobe customs officer is forced to team up with a Frenchman during the elimination of the Franco-Belge borders in the 90s.

David & Kamal [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kawasaki, Kikuo.
Publisher Distributed by MVD Visual, [2012]
1 videodisc (78 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND DAV
Summary David, a shy Jewish boy who lives in America, but is visiting his father in Jerusalem, develops a friendship with Kamal, a poor nine-year-old Arab boy who sells porstcards in the Old City.

The song of lunch [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Thompson, Emma.
Publisher British Broadcasting Corp., c2012.
Widescreen presentation.
1 videodisc (50 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI SON
Summary The Song of Lunch is based on Christopher Reid's narrative poem following the story of an unnamed book editor who is meeting his former love 15 years after their break-up for a nostalgic lunch at the Soho restaurant they used to frequent. The woman is now living a glamorous life in Paris, married to a world-renowned writer. The unnamed editor has failed in his writing career, detests his mundane publishing job and regrets the end of their love affair.

Young Goethe in love [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Stölzl, Philipp.
Publisher Music Box Films, c2012.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (ca. 102 min) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER YOU
Summary Germany 1772 - the young and tumultuous Johann Goethe aspires to be a poet; but after failing his law exams, he is sent by his father to a sleepy provincial court to mend his ways. Unsure of his talent and eager to prove himself, Goethe soon wins the praise and friendship of his superior Kestner. But then Lotte enters his life and nothing is the same as before. However, the young lovers are unaware that her father has already promised Lotte's hand to another man.

The dirty picture [DVD videorecording] = Ḍha ḍirṭī pikcar

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Luthria, Milan.
Publisher Shemaroo Entertainment, 2012.
[Widescreen ed.]
1 videodisc (ca. 145 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND DIR
Summary Imagine a make-up girl who became an extra and then the most wanted heroine of the early 80s. Chronicling the meteoric rise and steep fall of an erstwhile screen sensation, The dirty picture is set against the colorful and entertaining backdrop of the south film industry of the 80s. The quintessential siren, Silk, knew her audiences, and it didn't seem like anything would stop the firecely ambitious starlet, till it did, in the shape of unrequited love. To the world, she was the queen of sensuality. But at heart, Silk was just another woman craving true love. An unfortunate encounter with deceit and infidelity led to dire consequences.

Je suis heureux que ma mère soit vivante [DVD videorecording] = I'm glad my mother is alive

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Miller, Claude.
Publisher Strand Releasing, [2012]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE IM
Summary Thomas is a troubled teenager who was given up for adoption as a toddler and is now obsessed with finding his birth mother. After searching for years, Thomas finally finds his mother single, with a young child, and living in a nearby suburb. Thomas starts a relationship with her which is part courtship and part obsessive and eventually drives him to an act of madness.

Baby Angelo [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Jiménez, Monster.
Publisher Pathfinder Home Entertainment, [2012]
Full screen ed.
1 videodisc (84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR BAB
Summary A four-month old fetus is discovered in the garbage of a humble apartment in Manila. Bong, one of the residents of the apartment, investigates the affair after the police ignore the incident. Searching for answers slowly falls by the wayside and the relationships between the tenants of the apartment propels the film.

The fatherless [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kreutzer, Marie.
Publisher Vanguard, 2012.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER FAT
Summary The two brothers and their sister, brought together when their father dies, are stunned by the appearance of their sister Kyra. She suddenly vanished over twenty years ago during the breakup of the hippie commune where they were all born. Kyra discovers that her very existence has been kept secret and she starts to uncover old mysteries.

Unofficially yours [DVD Videorecording] : uncut

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Garcia-Molina, Cathy,
Publisher Star, 2012. ©2012.
Uncut.
1 videodisc (DVD) (107 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 inches.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR UND
Summary "A day before Mackie Galvez (John Lloyd Cruz) starts his new life working at the newspaper company, his friends urge him to go out and have fun. For the first time, he ends up having a one night stand with a very attractive yet mysterious woman. The next day, he wakes up to find that the woman has left. Despite that wonderful night together and their undeniable connection, the woman remains a mystery to him. He would never have a chance to see her again... Until Mackie gets the ultimate surprise when he sees her again--Ces Bricenio (Angel Locsin) -- in his new workplace and finds out that she would be training him as a reporter. As Mackie's apprenticeship with Ces draws them closer to each other, they succumb to the physical attraction and sexual tension that they end up having a series of one night stands, which become routine. Mackie knows he's falling in love but Ces, despite her budding feelings for him, is resolved to shun love away. In the modern times where relationships don't need an official status anymore, does love between two people still require the commitment and promise to make it grow?"--container.

Delhi belly [DVD videorecording] : s#!t happens

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Khan, Aamir, 1965-
Publisher UTV Communications, [2011]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (126 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND DEL
Summary When two packages get mixed up and delivered to the wrong persons, Tashi and his roommates become targets of a notorious gangster.

Before your eyes [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bezar, Miraz, 1971-
Publisher Film Movement ; Distributed by RB Media, [2011]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (102, 10 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR BEF
Summary Ten-year-old Gulistan and her brother Firat live in the heart of Turkish Kurdistan. Tragedy strikes when their parents are shot down by paramilitary gunmen before their very eyes. Traumatized and orphaned, Gulistan and Firat try to care for their infant sister, but their money soon runs out and they're forced onto the street. It is there that Gulistan meets the part-time escort Dilara. Accompanying her on a hotel call one day, Gulistan is shocked to recognize Dilara's client as the murderer of her parents, and she devises a method of revenge.

Trollhunter [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Jacobsen, John M.
Publisher Magnolia Home Entertainment, 2011.
[Widescreen format].
1 videodisc (ca. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR TRO
Summary A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter.

Zindagi na milegi dobara [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Sidhwani, Ritesh.
Publisher Eros Entertainment, [2011]
Widescreen.
2 videodiscs (154 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND ZIN
Summary "Three friends decide to turn their fantasy vacation into reality after one of their number becomes engaged"--IMDb.

Army of crime [DVD videorecording] = Armée du crime

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Guédiguian, Robert, 1953-
Publisher Lorber Films, c2011.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (138 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE ARM
Summary In Paris, 1941, Armenian poet Missak Manouchian leads a motley crew of foreign-born resistance fighters in clandestine battle against the Nazi occupation. An initially reluctant Manouchian and his team must resort to guerilla tactics and radical measures in the name of liberty. News of their daring attacks, including the assassination of an SS general, eventually reaches Berlin.

Letters to Father Jacob [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Härö, Klaus.
Publisher Olive Films, c2011.
[Widescreen]..
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR LET
Summary Leila, who's serving a life sentence for murder, is pardoned and offered a job in a secluded parsonage reading and composing letters for Father Jacob, a blind priest. She reluctantly accepts the job and resents the man at first, but gradually grows to admire him for his positive outlook and his continued help to those seeking prayers and counsel. Two completely different lives are unexpectedly intertwined in this heartwarming tales of personal redemption.

A time for drunken horses [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ghobadi, Bahman.
Publisher Lorber Films, c2011.
[Widescreen].
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR TIM
Summary After their father dies, a family of five is forced to survive on their own in a Kurdish village on the border of Iran and Iraq. Matters are made worse when twelve-year-old Ayoub, the new head of the family, is told that his handicapped brother Madi needs an immediate operation in order to remain alive. The family must go to any length to survive in the harshest of conditions, where even the horses are fed liquor to get them to work.

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