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Rahil's secret [DVD videorecording] = il segreto di rahil

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bomoll, Cinzia.
Publisher Vanguard Cinema, 2006.
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA RAH
Summary Directed by Cinzia Bomoll, this drama tells the story of a young Iraqi girl living in Rome, who finds herself rejected by both Italians and Arabs because of a secret in her past. Rahil is a twelve year old Iraqi refugee girl living in an impoverished neighborhood of Rome, Italy. Her story is revealed in a series of flashbacks, as told by Rahil herself, through the bars of a jail-cell from an undisclosed location.

Fuse [DVD videorecording] = Gori vatra

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Žalica, Pjer, 1964-
Publisher First Run Features, [2006].
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR FUS
Summary A comedic story about Bosnia turned upside down as it prepares for a visit by President Cinton, two years after the civil war. The entire community fumbles as they try to create a perfect image of themselves. Someone tries to ruin things for everyone.

Ladies tailor [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kant, Uday.
Publisher Eros, c2006.
1 videodisc (147 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND LAD
Summary Chander is a ladies tailor and a very lazy person. One day a fortuneteller informs him he has "RAJYOG" written in his hand and he'll have to marry a girl with a mole on her right lap.

Being Cyrus [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Adajania, Homi.
Publisher Eros International, [2006?]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND BEI
Summary Raised in foster homes, Cyrus (who has a secret) arrives at the home of Dithnaw and his flirtatious wife, Katy. Hidden cracks in the dysfunctional Sethna family are revealed when they welcome Cyrus into their home.

Sandwich [DVD videorecording] : double trouble

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bazmee, Anees.
Publisher Eros International ; Eros Entertainment, [2006]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (147 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND SAN
Summary A man's life becomes complicated after marrying two women.

Ei8ht [DVD videorecording] : surrender to the power of Shani

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Razdan, Karan.
Publisher Eros, [2006]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND EIG
Summary Raj's family experiences paranormal activities in their house and are tormented by a spirit. Raj and Sapna must solve the mystery.

Żurek [DVD videorecording] = the white soup

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Brylski, Ryszard.
Publisher MGE, 2006.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (72 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL ZUR
Summary A mother is determined to find the man responsible for her impaired daughter's pregnancy.

The 400 blows [DVD videorecording] = Les quatre cents coups

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Truffaut, François.
Publisher Criterion Collection, [c2006]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (ca. 99 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE FOU
Summary Sensitively recreating the trials of Truffaut's own childhood, portraying aloof parents, oppressive teachers, petty crime, and a friendship that would last a lifetime.

Cinema paradiso [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Tornatore, Giuseppe, 1956-
Publisher The Weinstein Company Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Genius Products, [2006]
Two-disc deluxe ed.
2 videodiscs (299 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA CIN
Summary A filmmaker returns to his Sicilian hometown for the first time in 30 years and looks back on his life.

Norma [DVD videorecording] : tragedia lirica in due atti

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bellini, Vincenzo, 1801-1835.
Publisher Opus Arte, c2006.
Widescreen version.
2 videodiscs (188 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA NOR

Blue moon [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lamangan, Joel.
Publisher Regal Home Video ; Distributed by Regal Capital, c2006.
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR BLU
Summary Joined by his son and grandson, a dying man searches all over the Philippines for his long-lost love.

Eternity [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Reyes, Mark A.
Publisher Regal Home Video ; [Distributed by] Regal Capital, [2006]
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR ETE
Summary Eternity is an epic romance about a pair of star-crossed lovers Crisanto and Milagros and how true love transcends different lifetimes. In the face of family hostilities and atrocities, the two continue to fight for their love until the bitter end. Cholo and Maegan are two different people with different backgrounds, finding each other as if by fate. It's as if they've known each other all their lives! But the young lovers' romance is thwarted by their respective families' deep-rooted dislike for each other. Will history repeat itself? Or will love finally conquer all the odds this time around?

Sister Stella L [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by De Leon, Mike.
Publisher Regal Home Video ; [Distributed by] Regal Capital, Inc., [2006]
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR SIS
Summary Sister Stella L. is the award-winning masterpiece by Mike de Leon. It's about a nun, Sister Stella Legaspi, who becomes involved in labor strikes after learning about the government's neglect of the poor and the working class. Her sworn duty to fight for the poor and the oppressed turns personal when her journalist friend Nick Fajardo is tortured and the union leader Dencio is kidnapped and killed. What follows is her eye-opening and tear-jerking battle against cruelty and injustice.

Benito [DVD videorecording] : the rise and fall of Mussolini

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Banderas, Antonio.
Publisher Lions Gate Entertainment, 2006.
Full screen presentation.
2 videodiscs (ca. 307 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI BEN
Summary Rising quickly from within the ranks of the socialist party, Benito Mussolini became local chief of the Italian Socialist Party at a young age, where he developed his instinct for power and his talent for intrigue as he played off various sections of the left against each other. His dangerous rise to power ultimately played out against the backdrop of World War I and gave rise to a new and frightening government--Fascism.

Schultze gets the Blues [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Schorr, Michael, 1965-
Publisher Paramount, [2005].
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER SCH
Summary Schultze is a recently retired miner who, like his father before him, entertains polka audiences with his accordion. When he discovers the fiery energy of Zydeco music on his radio, the rigid monotony of his daily routine takes a spicy turn. Schultze learns to play his accordion with a new snap and style. His new-found fascination ultimately leads him on a life-changing journey to the Louisiana delta.

My brother ... Nikhil [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Onir.
Publisher Elite Films, [2005]
Anamorphic widescreen.
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND MY
Summary Nikhil Kapoor is state swimming champion in Goa, and the idol of his peers. Then, one night in 1989, he is arrested and becomes a social outcast who has tested positive for HIV/AIDS. His parents reject him - only his sister and his lover stand by him. The film follows Nikhil's quest to achieve something in life, to be happy and to be loved.

Sophie Scholl [DVD videorecording] : the final days

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Jentsch, Julia, 1978-
Publisher Zeitgeist Films, c2005.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER SOP
Summary The true story of Germany's most famous anti-Nazi heroine, Sophie Scholl, the fearless activist of the underground student resistance group, The White Rose. The last six days of Sophie Scholl's life is dramatized, from arrest to interrogation, trial, and sentence in 1943 Munich. Unwavering in her convictions and loyalty to her comrades, her cross-examination by the Gestapo quickly escalates into a searing test of wills as Scholl delivers a passionate call to freedom and personal responsibility that is both haunting and timeless.

Paheli [DVD videorecording] = Pehelī

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Palekar, Amol.
Publisher Eros Entertainment, [2005]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND PAH
Summary Lachchi is married to Kishan, whose only interest is money. On the night of their marriage, he leaves to pursue his business interests. However a ghost has fallen in love with Lachchi and he takes on Kishan's appearance and wins everyone's heart. When the real Kishan finally returns five years later, confusion abounds until finally a wise old shepherd devises the three tests to resolve the paheli that has baffled everyone.

It's easier for a camel-- [DVD videorecording] = Il est plus facile pour un chameau--

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bruni Tedeschi, Valeria, 1964-
Publisher New Yorker Video, [2005].
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE ITS
Summary When Federica was a young girl she fantasized about countless adventures that took her to the far side of the world. Now the single, charming, thirty-something's fantasies have evolved. Federica's daydreams can only provide a meager distraction from the realities of her life. Her career, her boyfriend, her sister, her father all make Federica struggle to find meaning in her life. To make matters worse, the guilt of her wealth consumes her and pushes her over the edge.

Head-on [DVD videorecording] = Gegen die Wand

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Akin, Fatih, 1973-
Publisher Strand Releasing, c2005.
1 videodisc (118 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER HEA
Summary A melodrama of a Turkish man and woman living in Germany, torn between two cultures, tradition and modernity, survival and death.

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