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A film trilogy [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Bergman, Ingmar, 1918-2007.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2003.
4 videodiscs (ca. 410 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR FIL
Summary This four disc set features Swedish director Ingmar Bergman's work on three of his most powerful films presented as a trilogy. The films of the trilogy examine the necessity of religion and question the promise of faith. The last disc is a documentary film offering views on set construction, lighting, rehearsals, editing, as well as intimate conversations with Ingmar Bergman and members of his cast and crew.

The way home [DVD videorecording] = Jibeuro

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Whang, Jae-woo.
Publisher Paramount Pictures, [2003], c2002.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR WAY
Summary Through an elderly and old-fashioned grandmother, a spoiled seven-year-old boy learns to accept and understand the simple pleasures of nature and her lifestyle.

Ali, fear eats the soul [DVD videorecording] = Angst essen Seele auf

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Mira, Brigitte.
Publisher Criterion Collection, [2003]
Full screen.
2 videodiscs (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER ALI
Summary Lonely widow Emmi Kurowski meets Arab worker Ali in a bar during a rainstorm. They fall in love--to their own surprise, and to the shock of family, colleagues, and drinking buddies. An emotional power that reflects the ethnic tensions within German society.

Akira Kurosawa's Dreams [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
Publisher Warner Home Video, [2003]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP DRE
Summary Eight episodes exploring many aspects of humankind and man's need to harmonize with nature. Based on Akira Kurosawa's actual dreams.

Middle of the world [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Abreu, Cláudia, 1971-
Publisher Film Movement ; RB Pub., c2003.
Widescreen ver.
1 videodisc (86 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POR MID
Summary Based on a true story. A man and his family journey 2000 miles across the hinterlands of Brazil on bicycle in search for a good life.

The rage in Placid Lake [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Lee, Ben, 1978-
Publisher Film Movement ; RB Pub., [2003]
Widescreen ver.
1 videodisc (89 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR RAG
Summary A comedy drama about two parentally neglected teenagers, Placid Lake and Gemma, who find the courage to believe in themselves.

House of cards. The final cut [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Richardson, Ian, 1934-2007.
Publisher BBC Video ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2003]
1 videodisc (200 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI HOU P3
Summary Urquhart turns his attention to helping himself to a wealthy retirement and finds himself caught in a political power play of someone else's devising.

House of cards. House of cards [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Richardson, Ian, 1934-2007.
Publisher BBC Video ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2003]
1 videodisc (225 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI HOU P1
Summary The stinging, sharp-edged story of Francis Urquhart, a petty politician, who schemes and backstabs his way to the top of his party.

House of cards. To play the king [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Richardson, Ian, 1934-2007.
Publisher BBC Video ; Distributed by Warner Home Video, [2003]
1 videodisc (225 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI HOU P2
Summary Manipulative and corrupted English prime minister, Urquhart, has reached the pinnacle of power as the leader of his party, but the succession of a king opposed to his policies challenges Urquhart's authority.

Kal ho naa ho [DVD videorecording].

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Advani, Nikhil.
Publisher Yash Raj Films International, c2003.
Widescreen version.
2 videodiscs : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND KAL
Summary When Aman Mathur moves into the neighborhood, he changes the life of Naina Catherine Kapur by pushing into things the quiet and serious girl would never have dreamed of doing.

On the banks of the Niemen [DVD videorecording].

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
Publisher Facets Multimedia, c2003.
1 videodisc (160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL ON
Summary Romance and class struggles clash against a background of the 1863 uprising against Russin occupation. Based on the classic Polish novel The River Niemen by Eliza Orzeszkowa.

Kash aap hamare hote [DVD videorecording] = Wish you were mine

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Babbar, Raj.
Publisher Video Sound, 2003.
1 videodisc (143 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND KAS
Summary An orphaned Indian girl who was raised by her father's friend is sent to the West when she reaches maturity. When she is taken in by an illegal immigrant, their pasts stand in the way of their growing love.

Buddy [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Tyldum, Morten.
Publisher Film Movement ; Distributed by RB Pub., [2003]
1 videodisc (ca. 100 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR BUD
Summary Kristoffer's love life is on the rocks. But what can you expect from a guy who likes to videotape himself and his friends pulling outrageous stunts? So when Kristoffer's video diary winds up at a popular TV show, it's not just his love life that turns upside down. A vibrant young cast explores the true meaning of friendship and love in a heart-warming story about hijinks, crazy roommates and reality television.

Together [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Ton, Gang.
Publisher MGM Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.
[Widescreen].
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN CHI TOG
Summary When a shy small-town boy heads to Beijing for violin lessons, he discovers a new world filled with first loves, lasting friendships ... and a secret that will change his life forever.

Promised land [DVD videorecording] = Ziemia obiecana

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Wajda, Andrzej, 1926-2016
Publisher Vanguard ; MGE ; Vision Film Distribution Co., [2003]
Director's cut.
1 videodisc (138 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL PRO
Summary Interpretation of a classic epic depicting the changes in values ushered in by the industrial revolution. Three friends build a factory in Lodz but are sidetracked by local politics and a dangerous love affair.

Landscape after battle [DVD videorecording] = Krajobraz po bitwie.

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Wajda, Andrzej, 1926-2016
Publisher Vanguard, c2003.
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL LAN
Summary A love story between two Poles at the end of World War II portraying the destructive effects of war on the human spirit.

In desert and wilderness [DVD videorecording] = W pustyni i w puszczy

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Dziki, Waldemar, 1956-
Publisher Vanguard, 2003.
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL IN
Summary This internationally and critically acclaimed, award-winning film, combines a children's adventure story with the look and feel of Lawrence of Arabia. Winner of 5 international cinema awards.

Taj Mahal [DVD videorecording] : a monument of love

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Khosla, Robin.
Publisher Eros Multimedia ; Eros Entertainment, c2000.
1 videodisc (142 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND TAJ
Summary In the 1600's, Khurram, son of the Mughal Emperor, marries his beloved Arjumand. After he ascends the throne as Shah Jahan, she dies carrying his child, so he builds a monument of love to her memory --the Taj Mahal.

Wings of desire [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Wenders, Wim.
Publisher Distributed by MGM Home Entertainment, c2003.
Special ed., wide screen.
1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER WIN
Summary Based on poems by Rainer Maria Rilke. A romantic fantasy about an angel who wishes he were mortal and is willing to fall from the sky if it means a chance to fall in love. Set in modern day Berlin, the film follows angel Damiel's path from heavenly flight to earthly delight in a manner that's comical, touching and entertaining.

Traveling companion [DVD videorecording] = Compagna di viaggio

Foreign Films - Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Porcelli, Enzo.
Publisher Accent Cinema : Distributed by Facets Video, c2003.
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA TRA
Summary An attractive unstable girl is hired by a rich woman to follow the woman's forgetful father. The old man takes Cora on an odyssey of self-discovery through Italy.

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