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Do dooni chaar [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Singh, Neetu.
Publisher Walt Disney Home Entertainment, 2011.
Widescreen presentation.
1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND DO
Summary A charming picture of the family life of a middle class teacher in India, who is constantly coping with the demands of his family versus his ever-decreasing salary.

Just William [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Seed, Paul.
Publisher Distributed by BFS Entertainment & Multimedia, c2011.
Widescreen version.
2 videodiscs (112 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI JUS
Summary Presents the adventures of 11-year-old William Brown and his intrepid band of friends, 'the Outlaws.' Scruffy, irrepressible schoolboy William, despite his good intentions, invariably ends up causing chaos and getting into trouble. A hero in his own mind, William battles disapproving adults, his long-suffering parents, teachers and older siblings to see justice done. Based on Richmal Crompton's comedic short stories and books.

The music room [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ray, Satyajit, 1921-1992.
Publisher Criterion Collection, 2011.
Full screen presentation.
2 videodiscs (99 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR MUS
Summary Director Satyajit Ray brilliantly evokes the crumbling opulence of the world of a fallen aristocrat desperately clinging to his way of life. His greatest joy is the music room in which he has hosted lavish concerts over the years, now a shadow of its former vivid self. An incandescent depiction of the clash between tradition and modernity, and a showcase for some of India's most popular musicians of the day.

Once upon a warrior [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kovelamudi, Prakash.
Publisher Walt Disney Home Entertainment, 2011.
Widescreen presentation.
1 videodisc (133 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR ONC
Summary Set in the fictitious tear-shaped land of Sangarashtra, it follows the epic journey of Moksha, a nine-year-old girl with special healing powers. As she embarks on a quest to save her homeland from the tyranny of an evil queen, Moksha joins forces with the swashbuckling blind warrior Yodha and his gypsy girlfriend Priya. Working together, will all three be able to save their village from the evil queen's army?

Park benches [DVD videorecording] = Bancs publics

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Podalydès, Bruno.
Publisher IFC Films, [2011]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (114 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE PAR
Summary As she does every morning, Lucie joins her colleagues at the office with a smile. It's a working day just like any other. Then suddenly, all activity in the office stops and attention turns toward a window of the building across the way and a banner reading 'Man Alone.' Is it a hoax? A cry for help? Everyone has their own interpretation, and will try to discover what lies behind the mysterious message.

The man from nowhere [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lee, Jeong-Beom.
Publisher Well Go USA Entertainment, [2011]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR MAN
Summary Tae-Shik is an ex-special agent with a tragic past. He runs a small pawnshop, and So-Mi, the young girl who lives next door, is his only friend. When So-Mi's mother becomes involved in a major crime, mother and daughter are kidnapped. To save So-Mi, Tae-Shik makes a certain arrangement with the crime mob. With So-Mi missing, the police begin to chase Tae-Shik. With the police and the underground mob closing in, Tae-Shik continues his frantic search as his hidden past slowly becomes revealed.

Illegal [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Masset-Depasse, Olivier.
Publisher Film Movement ; Distributed by RB Media, [2011]
1 videodisc (95 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE ILL
Summary Tania is a former teacher from Russia, living illegally in Belgium with her 14-year-old son, Ivan. One day, they are stopped on the street for a routine check by the police; Tania is arrested and placed in an immigration detention center for women, while Ivan manages to escape. Threatened with imminent deportation and fearful for Ivan's fate, Tania embarks on a harrowing journey, determined to preserve her dignity and find her son.

In the city of Sylvia [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Guerin, José Luis.
Publisher Cinema Guild, [2011]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 insert.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE IN
Summary A young artist searches the winding streets of Strasbourg in search of an old love. While sketching the beautiful women he sees around him at an outdoor cafe, he believes he sees the woman he met several years earlier. He sets off to find her, dashing down city streets and hoping to finally capture his lost love.

Max Manus [DVD videorecording] : man of war.

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Hennie, Aksel, 1975-
Publisher Music Box Films, 2011.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (113 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR MAX
Summary An explosive, adrenaline-pumping thrill ride and the tale of one man's heroic actions in the line of duty. Based on the true story of World War II saboteur Max Manus and his personal struggles.

En ganske snill mann [DVD videorecording] = A somewhat gentle man

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Moland, Hans Petter.
Publisher Strand Releasing, c2011.
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR SOM
Summary Ulrik is a somewhat gentle man, as far as gangsters go. Reluctantly back on the streets following a stint in prison, Ulrik's boss greets him with open arms and a plan to settle an old score. With a demented sense of professional pride, Ulrik's boss sets in motion a plan to right the wrong done to his star employee. The problem is, Ulrik would rather go about his own business, however mundane, than get involved with his ragtag colleagues again.

A summer in La Goulette [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Boughedir, Ferid, 1944-
Publisher Kino International, c2011.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR SUM
Summary The year is 1967 in La Goulette, a small harbor town in the suburbs of Tunis where various cultures have lived together for ages in effortless harmony. Youssef, Jojo, and Giuseppe are as inseparable as their three 16-year-old daughters, Meriem, Gigi, and Tina. In a fit of teenage provocation, the three girls swear that they will lose their virginity by the day of the procession of the Madonna. To make matters worse, each of them has her eyes on a boy of a different religion.

The sorrow and the pity [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ophüls, Marcel
Publisher Milestone Film & Video, c2011.
2 videodiscs (DVD) (251 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE 944.0816 SOR
Summary Through interviews with participants and newsreel footage, examines the occupation of France by the Germans during World War II as it occurred in the French city of Clermont-Ferrand. Concentrates on the themes of collaboration and resistance.

Utomlennye solnt͡sem. T͡Sitadelʹ / 2, [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Mikhalkov, Nikita,
Publisher Russian Cinema Council, [2011] ©2011
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (158 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN RUS BUR 2
Summary "The final part of Mikhalkov's trilogy about Divisional Commander Kotov finds him returning home during World War II having been betrayed, narrowly escaped execution for treason and nearly reduced to dust in a prison camp. Only to discover that everything has changed and he will have to fight again for his name, for his honor, and for his love."--IMDb.com.

Lennon naked [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Coulthard, Edmund.
Publisher Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc. ; Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, [2010]
[Widescreen].
1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI LEN
Summary One of the most enduring and enigmatic figures of the 20th century, John Lennon. One quarter of the 'Fab Four, ' peace activist, visual artist, and author, he was a man whose personal life was never short on drama, intrigue, and, eventually, conspiracy. Thirty years after his death, this film presents an inside look at the hugely popular musician as he moved from a Beatle to an icon.

Heartbreaker [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Chaumeil, Pascal.
Publisher IFC Films, c2010.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE HEA
Summary Alex is a romantic for hire. If your daughter or sister or friend is falling for the wrong man, Alex will get her to fall for him, watch her dump the loser, and then break her heart by walking away. She'll be sad but wiser and lucky to have avoided a bad relationship. It's a highly profitable business with one rule: don't fall in love. When Alex is hired to woo Juliette, he breaks her heart, and his own rule.

The Sicilian girl [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Amenta, Marco, 1970-
Publisher Music Box Films, 2010, c2008.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA SIC
Summary Dramatic retelling of the story of Rita Atria, a 17-year-old Sicilian girl whose father and brother were both Mafia members (and victims) who breaks the vow of silence that enshrouds that world, and gives evidence to famed anti-Mafia judge Paolo Borsellino. Her life is on the line from that moment on.

Skirt day [DVD videorecording] = La journée de la jupe

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lilienfeld, Jean-Paul.
Publisher Cinema Epoch, c2010.
[Widescreen].
1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE SKI
Summary A fascinating psychological study and a socio-critical investigation. Sonia Bergerac is a teacher at a tough junior high. Despite the principal's warnings, she wears a skirt to work. She simply wants to teach her class but the insults are just too much. Scared and taking antidepressants, Sonia finds a gun in a bag belonging to one of her students. She takes her class hostage so she can finally teach a proper lesson on Moliere.

John Rabe [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Gallenberger, Florian.
Publisher Strand Releasing, 2010.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER JOH
Summary Tells the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanking Massacre in China by courageously negotiating a safety zone to protect innocent civilians from the Japanese Army. Drawing from John Rabe's 1937 diaries as source material, Florian Gallenberger has crafted a portrait of a man revered as a saint in China to this day and yet never rewarded for his courage during his lifetime.

The law [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lollobrigida, Gina, 1928-
Publisher Oscillscope Laboratories, c2010.
2 videodiscs (ca. 121 min.) : sd., b & w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE LAW
Summary A beautiful young woman in a sleepy Italian village is desired by the son of a mobster, but she only has eyes for a handsome young engineer. Unfortunately, he is as poor as she is so Marietta decides to steal a dowry from their love nest. In so doing she exposes the town's biggest lies.

Taking father home [DVD videorecording] = Bei ya zi de nan hai

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ying, Liang, 1977-
Publisher Typecast Releasing ; Tidepoint Pictures, c2010.
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN CHI TAK
Summary Xu Yun, a teenager from a remote village, travels to the big city of Zigong, Sichuan Province with only a basket of poultry on his back. His mission is to find and retrieve his errant father, who walked out on his family six years before.

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