Foreign Films

Spare parts [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Kozole, Damjan.
Publisher Film Movement ; Distributed by RB Media, [2005]
Widescreen ver.
1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR SPA
Summary Hard-drinking, chain-smoking Ludvik spends his nights smuggling illegal refugees in his van from Croatia, across Slovenia, and into Italy. The young and inexperienced Rudi is his new assistant. Together they cope with life in a rundown town, home to the only nuclear power plant in former Yugoslavia.

Doctor Who. The green death [DVD video recording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Briant, Michael.
Publisher BBC Video ; Warner Home Video, [2005]
1 videodisc (approximately 153 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI DOC
Summary Story #69. The Doctor joins the Brigadier and Jo Grant in South Wales to investigate the death of a miner whose fatal disease has left his skin bright green.

El privilegio de amar [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Córcega, Miguel.
Publisher Televisa Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Xenon Pictures, [2005]
2 videodiscs (520 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN SPA PRI
Summary Luciana is kicked out of the house after becoming pregnant. When her baby is born, she leaves it on the doorstep of a convent. Twenty years later, she is a success in fashion and married to a TV star. Soon her daughter will come back into her life.

Doctor Who. Pyramids of Mars

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Russell, Paddy,
Publisher BBC Video ; Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, [2004]
1 videodisc (approximately 97 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI DOC
Summary In one of the most popular episodes, an archaeological dig revives Sutekh, an ancient Egyptian god of destruction.

Never on Sunday [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Mercouri, Melina, 1925-
Publisher MGM Home Entertainment, c2003.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR NEV
Summary The Pygmalion-like story of a Greek prostitute and the American who decides to educate her in the hope that she will abandon her streetwalking.

The uninvited [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Yi, Su-yŏn.
Publisher Panik House Entertainment, [2003]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR UNI
Summary A soon-to-be married man Chong-won starts to see ghosts sitting at his dining table after he witnessed dead children in a subway car.

Ciao, professore [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Wertmüller, Lina.
Publisher Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Inc., 2003.
Widescreen format (aspect ratio 1.85:1).
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA CIA
Summary The story of an upper-class teacher from conservative Northern Italy who, due to a computer error, finds himself teaching third-grade truants at a ramshackle school in the south.

Faustina [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Segda, Dorota.
Publisher Polart Distribution, 2003.
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL FAU
Summary In 2000, Sister Faustina was canonized as the first saint of the new millennium. This stirring and evocative film depicts her life, from her girlhood through miraculous healings and her evolution within the Catholic Church. Based on Faustina's spiritual diary.

Pépé le Moko [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Duvivier, Julien, 1896-1967.
Publisher Criterion Collection, [2003]
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (94 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE PEP
Summary The notorious Pépé le Moko is a wanted man--women long for him, rivals hope to destroy him and the law is breathing down his neck at every turn. On the lam in the Casbah of Algiers, Pépé is safe from the police until a Parisian playgirl compels him to risk his life and leave its confines once and for all.

He loves me, he loves me not [DVD videorecording] = À la folie -- pas du tout

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Gassot, Charles.
Publisher Columbia Tristar Home Entertainment, c2002.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (96 mins.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE HE
Summary Angelique, a young student, is in love with a married doctor. She tries to convince him to leave his pregnant wife. Is the love affair the one-sided obsession of a desperate woman clinging to a hopeless dream, and turning it into a nightmare when she realizes it may not come true?

Underground [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Kusturica, Emir.
Publisher New Yorker Video, c2003.
Letterboxed version.
1 videodisc (167 min.) : sd., col. ; 3 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR UND
Summary A tragicomedy about love, friendship, betrayal, manipulation and lies. Deals with the conflicts of Yugoslav history of the past fifty years. The story starts from an underground manufacture of weapons of Belgrade, during WWII. The black marketeer who smuggles the weapons to partisans forgets to mention to the workers that the war is over, and they keep producing. 50 years later, they become suspicious, and break out of their underground "shelter"--Only to convince themselves that the guy was right: the war is still going on.

Earth & water [DVD videorecording] = Homa ke nero

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Karkanevatos, Panos.
Publisher Vanguard Cinema, [2003], c1999.
1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR EAR
Summary Nicolas is a musician who is both good looking and spirited. Constantina is beautiful and falls in love with Nicholas the very first time they meet. Under pressure from her family, she must leave him, not telling him she is pregnant with his child. Somewhere on the border of dream and reality the young lovers try to preserve their love for one another in a world determined to tear them apart.

Chekhovian motifs [DVD videorecording]= Chekhovskie motivy

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Muratova, Kira, 1934-
Publisher RUSCICO, c2003.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN RUS CHE
Summary Tatiana Repina appears at her former lover's wedding, despite her recent suicide.

Night of the shooting stars [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Taviani, Paolo, 1931-
Publisher MGM/UA Home Entertainment, 2003.
Widescreen presentation.
1 videodisc (107 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA NIG
Summary Depicts the final days of World War II in Italy, seen mostly through the eyes of a six-year-old girl.

Wire in the blood. Mermaids singing [DVD videorecording].

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Green, Robson.
Publisher Lance Entertainment, Inc., 2003.
1 videodisc (97 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI WIR
Summary Psychologist Dr. Tony Hill is called upon to help the police solve a series of brutal murders in the northern English town of Bradfield.

The cuckoo [DVD videorecording] = Kukushka

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Selyanov, Sergei, 1955-
Publisher Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment, [2003], c2002.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN RUS CUC
Summary In a land torn apart by war, two men on opposite sides are about to find out they have one thing in common. Wounded and emotionally tortured, they are taken in by Anni, a young war widow. None of them understands the others' languages, but it doesn't seem to matter. After a hard day at work on Anni's farm, who needs words?

White [DVD videorecording] = Three colors, white

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Zamachowski, Zbigniew.
Publisher Miramax Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, [2003].
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (ca. 92 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE WHI
Summary Last in a trilogy of films (Trois couleurs = Three colors) by director Krzysztof Kieslowski, White presents the mysterious tale of a man whose life disintegrates when his beautiful wife of six months deserts him. Forced to begin anew, he rebuilds his life, only to plan a dangerous scheme of vengeance against her.

Koi-- mil gaya [DVD videorecording] = koī-- mila gay*a

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Roshan, Rakesh.
Publisher Yash Raj Films International Ltd. ; Yash Raj Films USA, c2003.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (170 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND KOI
Summary A mentally challenged young man finds the computer his dead father had used to contact extraterrestrials. With a friend, he follows on-screen instructions and bizarre events, including spaceships and aliens, occur.

Out of control [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
by Asrani, Apurva.
Publisher Puja Films, c2003.
16x9 Anamorphic.
1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video cartridge
Call Number FOREIGN IND OUT
Summary Indian boy goes to find his fortune in America. The twist comes when there he falls in love with a gori 'exotic' dancer and singer. In India his proud father however has found him a nice Indian ladki.

On the banks of the Niemen [DVD videorecording].

Thu, 01/25/2018 - 17:21
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.

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