Foreign Films

Utomlennye solnt͡sem. T͡Sitadelʹ / 2, [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Mikhalkov, Nikita,
Publisher Russian Cinema Council, [2011] ©2011
Widescreen ed.
1 videodisc (158 min.) : DVD video, sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN RUS BUR 2
Summary "The final part of Mikhalkov's trilogy about Divisional Commander Kotov finds him returning home during World War II having been betrayed, narrowly escaped execution for treason and nearly reduced to dust in a prison camp. Only to discover that everything has changed and he will have to fight again for his name, for his honor, and for his love."--IMDb.com.

Lennon naked [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Coulthard, Edmund.
Publisher Distributed by BBC Worldwide Americas, Inc. ; Distributed in the USA and Canada by Warner Home Video, [2010]
[Widescreen].
1 videodisc (81 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN BRI LEN
Summary One of the most enduring and enigmatic figures of the 20th century, John Lennon. One quarter of the 'Fab Four, ' peace activist, visual artist, and author, he was a man whose personal life was never short on drama, intrigue, and, eventually, conspiracy. Thirty years after his death, this film presents an inside look at the hugely popular musician as he moved from a Beatle to an icon.

Heartbreaker [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Chaumeil, Pascal.
Publisher IFC Films, c2010.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE HEA
Summary Alex is a romantic for hire. If your daughter or sister or friend is falling for the wrong man, Alex will get her to fall for him, watch her dump the loser, and then break her heart by walking away. She'll be sad but wiser and lucky to have avoided a bad relationship. It's a highly profitable business with one rule: don't fall in love. When Alex is hired to woo Juliette, he breaks her heart, and his own rule.

The Sicilian girl [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Amenta, Marco, 1970-
Publisher Music Box Films, 2010, c2008.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA SIC
Summary Dramatic retelling of the story of Rita Atria, a 17-year-old Sicilian girl whose father and brother were both Mafia members (and victims) who breaks the vow of silence that enshrouds that world, and gives evidence to famed anti-Mafia judge Paolo Borsellino. Her life is on the line from that moment on.

Skirt day [DVD videorecording] = La journée de la jupe

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lilienfeld, Jean-Paul.
Publisher Cinema Epoch, c2010.
[Widescreen].
1 videodisc (87 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE SKI
Summary A fascinating psychological study and a socio-critical investigation. Sonia Bergerac is a teacher at a tough junior high. Despite the principal's warnings, she wears a skirt to work. She simply wants to teach her class but the insults are just too much. Scared and taking antidepressants, Sonia finds a gun in a bag belonging to one of her students. She takes her class hostage so she can finally teach a proper lesson on Moliere.

John Rabe [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Gallenberger, Florian.
Publisher Strand Releasing, 2010.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (134 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER JOH
Summary Tells the story of a German businessman who rescued more than 200,000 Chinese during the Nanking Massacre in China by courageously negotiating a safety zone to protect innocent civilians from the Japanese Army. Drawing from John Rabe's 1937 diaries as source material, Florian Gallenberger has crafted a portrait of a man revered as a saint in China to this day and yet never rewarded for his courage during his lifetime.

The law [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lollobrigida, Gina, 1928-
Publisher Oscillscope Laboratories, c2010.
2 videodiscs (ca. 121 min.) : sd., b & w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE LAW
Summary A beautiful young woman in a sleepy Italian village is desired by the son of a mobster, but she only has eyes for a handsome young engineer. Unfortunately, he is as poor as she is so Marietta decides to steal a dowry from their love nest. In so doing she exposes the town's biggest lies.

Taking father home [DVD videorecording] = Bei ya zi de nan hai

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ying, Liang, 1977-
Publisher Typecast Releasing ; Tidepoint Pictures, c2010.
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN CHI TAK
Summary Xu Yun, a teenager from a remote village, travels to the big city of Zigong, Sichuan Province with only a basket of poultry on his back. His mission is to find and retrieve his errant father, who walked out on his family six years before.

Everyone else [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Ade, Maren.
Publisher Cinema Guild, c2010.
1 videodisc (124 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER EVE
Summary "A young couple's relationship is pushed to the brink while vacationing in the Mediterranean. On the surface, Chris and Gitti appear blissfully in love while enjoying the sun and sand of Sardinia. But as they spend more time together, their silly games and playful teasing begin to unmask hidden fears and desires. When they accidentally run into another, seemingly happier and more successful couple, the tensions between them erupt."--Container.

Mademoiselle Chambon [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Lindon, Vincent.
Publisher Kino Lorber, [2010].
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE MAD
Summary Jean is a burly and happily married housing contractor. One fateful afternoon, he picks up his son from school and meets the teacher, a willowy beauty named Mademoiselle Chambon. Their flirtation slowly builds over lingering glances and an impromptu violin solo in Chambon's apartment. Jean soon comes to a crossroads, having to choose between the intensity of his bond with Chambon or the responsibility and care he feels for his wife and child. Special features included.

The girl who kicked the hornet's nest [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Nyqvist, Michael, 1960-2017
Publisher Music Box Films, c2010.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (2 hr., 9 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR GIR
Summary The final installment of Stieg Larsson's 'Millennium' trilogy. Lisbeth Salander is fighting for her life in more ways than one. In an intensive care unit and charged with three murders, she will have to not only prove her innocence, but also identify and denounce the same corrupt government institutions that nearly destroyed her life. Once upon a time, she was a victim. Now, Lisbeth Salander is fighting back.

La France [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Thion, David.
Publisher Lorber Films : Distributed by Lorber HT Digital, c2010.
[Widescreen]
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE LA
Summary French farm girl Camille is awaiting news of her husband, who is fighting at the front. After she receives an enigmatic letter ending their relationship, she dresses up as a boy and joins a wandering regiment in search of her estranged love. Skirting the edges of battlefields, the platoon haunts the screen like shell-shocked specters, awakening for four uncannily beautiful musical numbers played on homemade string instruments.

Mid-August lunch [DVD videorecording] = Pranzo di Ferragosto

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Di Gregorio, Gianni.
Publisher Zeitgeist Films, c2010.
[Widescreen].
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA MID
Summary A middle-aged man living with his elderly mother finds the best way to pay for their debts is to take care of the building manager's mother during the biggest festival of the year. Soon he finds himself with not two but four mothers to keep fed and happy.

Coco before Chanel [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Fontaine, Anne.
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, c2010.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (ca. 110 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE COC
Summary Years after being abandoned at an orphanage by her father, Gabrielle Chanel finds a job in a tailor shop where she meets, and soon begins an affair with French millionaire Etienne Balsan. Through Baron Balsan she is introduced into French society and given the opportunity to design her own style of hats. Though her career takes off, her personal life becomes more complicated when she falls in love with Balsan's former best friend Arthur Capel.

The girl with the dragon tattoo [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Oplev, Niels Arden, 1961-
Publisher Music Box Films, c2010.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR GIR
Summary Forty years ago, Harriet Vanger disappeared from a family gathering on the island owned and inhabited by the powerful Vanger clan. Her body was never found and her beloved uncle is convinced she was murdered and that the killer is a member of his own tightly knit but dysfunctional family. He employs disgraced investigative journalist Mickael Blomkvist and the tattooed and troubled yet resourceful computer hacker Lisbeth Salander to investigate.

Captain Abu Raed [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Matalqa, Amin, 1976-
Publisher NeoClassics Films, c2010.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR CAP
Summary An airport janitor makes a big difference in the lives of the children in his poor neighborhood when they mistake him for an airplane pilot. Using his imagination to weave stories of the wonderful places he has visited around the world, a friendship develops as he brings hope to their otherwise grim home life.

Owl and the sparrow [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Gauger, Stephane.
Publisher Image Entertainment, [2010]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR OWL
Summary On the bustling streets of Saigon, three very different people all seeking connection are about to collide. A beautiful flight attendant looking for love, a zookeeper hiding within his animal kingdom to nurse a broken heart, and the young flower-selling runaway who brings them together.

Flame and Citron [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Rahbek, Lars Bredo.
Publisher IFC Films, [2010]
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (136 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR FLA
Summary Copenhagen, 1944. A young idealist codenamed Flame and tense family man Citron are two Resistance fighters who become the underground's most proficient killers of collaborators and sympathizers. The Nazi SS is hunting them. They trust only each other. But in a time where fear and mercy must live in the shadows, a mysterious woman and a new assignment to assassinate the head of the Gestapo may lead them to the deadliest place of all. Based on the Holder Danske's most famous agents.

Paris [DVD videorecording]

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Levy, Bruno.
Publisher IFC Films, c2010.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (129 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE PAR
Summary While waiting for a heart transplant that could save his life, Pierre reunites with his sister and her lively children. This rediscovery of his family and observation of the teeming streets outside his window give Pierre hope, and a new sense of how he might spend the time still left to him. A story about the middle-class and bourgeois, immigrants and students, fashion models and the homeless, and all the lovers and strangers whose paths could cross and change in Paris.

Cloud 9 [DVD videorecording] = Wolke 9

Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Rommel, Peter.
Publisher Music Box Films, c2010.
[Widescreen]
1 videodisc (98 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN GER CLO
Summary The groundbreaking, lyrical, and moving story of Inge, a 67-year-old married woman who rediscovers her passion and her sexuality when she unexpectedly falls in love with 76-year-old Karl.

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