Foreign Films

Hawa [DVD videorecording] = Havā

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 21:19
by Tabu, 1970 November 4-
Publisher Eros International, [2003]
1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND HAW
Summary Hawa begins when divorcee Renu (Tabu) moves into her new bungalow in Manali with her two kids, younger brother, and a dog. The house is haunted by an invisible spirit that takes liking to Renu and then rapes her. On another night, the spirit attacks her again and worse, it takes away her youngest daughter. Soon Renu consults a psychiatrist-exorcist, who she thinks can solve the problem. The rest of the story traces her efforts to get her daughter back and solve the mystery.

House of fools [DVD videorecording] = Dom durakov

Mon, 09/04/2017 - 21:19
by Kleiman, Felix.
Publisher Paramount Classics, [2003], c2002.
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN RUS HOU
Summary Psychiatric patients become entrenched in the Chechen War after the staff split to find them a safer hospital. Soldiers take over the asylum, and then, a young female patient falls in love with a soldier, which leaves her boyfriend in a lurch.

Lucky [DVD videorecording]

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Luthra, Avie.
Publisher Film Movement, [2013]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (104 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR LUC
Summary A 10-year-old South African orphan leaves his Zulu village to make his own life in the city, only to find no one will help him, except a formidable Indian woman.

Moskva slezam ne verit [DVD videorecording] = Moscow doesn't believe in tears

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Chernykh, Valentin, 1935-
Publisher "Krupnyĭ Plan" : Close-Up International, 2007.
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (142 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN RUS MOS
Summary The life stories of three friends, Antonina, Liudmila, and Yekaterina, who go to the huge and often impersonal city of Moscow in the hopes of making their dreams come true.

City of god [DVD videorecording] = Cidade de deus

Thu, 08/31/2017 - 20:52
by Ribeiro, Andrea Barata.
Publisher Miramax Home Entertainment ; Distributed by Buena Vista Home Entertainment, Inc., c2003.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (130 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR CIT
Summary The world's most notorious slum, Rio de Janeiro's City of God, where combat photographers and police rarely go. The true story of a young man who grew up on these streets and whose ambition as a photographer is our window in and his only way out.

A film trilogy [DVD videorecording]

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

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

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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]

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].

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].

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

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]

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]

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

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.

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