Foreign Films

Norma [DVD videorecording] : tragedia lirica in due atti

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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

The lost boys [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Bennett, Rodney.
Publisher Distributed by Koch Entertainment, [2006]
Full screen presentation.
2 videodiscs (ca. 275 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI LOS
Summary The haunting story of the life of J.M. Barrie, the creator of "Peter Pan." A chance meeting with a little boy turns into a friendship that inspires the story that changed the world.

Fuse [DVD videorecording] = Gori vatra

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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.

Żurek [DVD videorecording] = the white soup

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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.

Sandwich [DVD videorecording] : double trouble

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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.

Bad sleep well [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
Publisher Criterion Collection, [2006]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (ca. 150 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet ([14] p. : ill. ; 18 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP BAD
Summary A young executive hunts down his father's killer. A tale about corruption in the boardrooms of postwar corporate Japan as seen through the rising executive eyes.

The cave of the yellow dog = Höhle des gelben Hundes

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Byambasuren, Davaa, 1971-
Publisher Tartan Video, [2012] ©2012
1 Blu-ray disc: sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 videodisc (93 min : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR CAV
Summary A little girl in a family of nomads in Mongolia finds herself at odds with her family when she brings home a dog her father is certain killed their sheep, and he will not allow her to keep it. Special features: Director interview, theatrical trailer.

Blue moon [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
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.

La moustache [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Carrère, Emmanuel, 1957-
Publisher Koch Lorber Films, c2006.
1 videodisc (84 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE MOU
Summary When a man shaves off his mustache, a trademark he's had for years, no one around him notices, instead insisting he's never even had one. Is he going insane, or is this some kind of strange conspiracy?

Touchez pas au grisbi [DVD videorecording] = Hands off the loot

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Becker, Jacques, 1906-1960.
Publisher Criterion Collection ; Distributed by Image Entertainment, [2005].
1 videodisc (ca. 96 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE TOU
Summary Having pulled off the heist of a lifetime, Max looks forward to spending his remaining days relaxing with his beautiful young girlfriend. But when Riton, Max's hapless partner and best friend, lets word of the loot slip to loose-lipped, two-timing Josy, Max is reluctantly drawn back into the underworld. Riton gets kidnapped by a mob boss in the hopes that there will be an exchange for the money, but nothing turns out as anyone has it planned.

Balzac and the little Chinese seamstress [DVD videorecording] : a tailor made romance

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Dai, Sijie, 1954-
Publisher Empire Pictures, [2005]
1 videodisc (111 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN CHI BAL
Summary Set in the early 1970s during the later stages of China's Cultural Revolution, two city-bred teenage best friends are sent to a backward mountainous region for Maoist re-education.

Travellers and magicians [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Khyentse, Jamyang, 1961-
Publisher Zeitgeist Films, c2005.
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR TRA
Summary Dondup, a young government official who dreams of escaping his rural village for America, misses his bus to the city and is forced to hitchhike with an elderly apple seller, a young monk, and an elderly man and his beautiful daughter. Along the way, the monk tells the story of another young man that mirrors Dondup's ambitions.

Campfire [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Cedar, Joseph, 1968-
Publisher Film Movement ; distributed by RB Publishing, c2005.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR CAM
Summary A 42 year-old widowed mother of two teenage daughters wants to join the founding group of a new settlement in the West bank. This is about their struggles with the acceptance committee and their living as an outcast in the settlement.

Bewafaa [DVD videorecording]

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Darshan, Dharmesh.
Publisher Eros Entertainment, [2005?]
Widescreen ver.
1 videodisc (approx. 156 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND BEW
Summary Anjali keeps her relationship with musician Raja hidden from her parents. When her sister dies during childbirth, Anjali returns home to New Delhi and marries her sister's widower. Years later Raja comes to town on tour and sparks fly once again.

Kisna [DVD videorecording] : the warrior poet

Wed, 04/04/2018 - 15:34
by Ghai, Subhash, 1943-
Publisher Eros International, [2005]
[Widescreen]
1 videodisc (ca. 170 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND KIS
Summary Set in the 1930's when nationalists fighting for the country's independence rose up as one, urging the British to exit. A young Indian, Kisna, befriends and then shields a British girl from an enraged mob of nationalists including his own family.

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