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Salaam namaste [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Anand, Siddharth Raj.
Publisher Yash Raj Films Home Entertainment, c2005.
Widescreen.
2 videodiscs (ca. 152 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND SAL
Summary Salaam Namaste is about two Indians in Australia who make a life on their own, how they meet, and how they tackle their own relationship.

Caterina in the big city [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Castellitto, Sergio, 1953-
Publisher Empire Pictures, c2005.
1 videodisc (106 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA CAT
Summary "Caterina moves with her family from the small town of Montalto di Castro to Rome. The sensitive and intelligent young girl enrolls in the eighth grade in one of the most prestigious schools in the capital, where she finds her class totally divided between the snobbish, radical chic and reactionary, spoiled brats. Worse, her own father, a frustrated professor, begins to manipulate her as he sees in the parents of her new school acquaintances the possibility for him to achieve a long dreamed of writing career"--Riverside Studios.

Pickpocket [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Bresson, Robert.
Publisher Criterion Collection, 2005.
Full screen ed.
1 videodisc (76 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE PIC
Summary Michel, an insignificant man who drifts into crime, is arrested and imprisoned. Upon release, he abandons an attempt at reform when a master pickpocket teaches him his art.

2046 [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Wong, Kar-wai, 1958-
Publisher Sony Pictures Home Entertainment, [2005]
Widescreen ver.
1 videodisc (128 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR TWO
Summary He was a writer. He thought he wrote about the future but it really was the past. In his novel, a mysterious train left for 2046 every once in a while. Everyone who went there had the same intention.....to recapture their lost memories.

Campfire [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
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.

Big deal on Madonna Street 20 years later [DVD videorecording] = I soliti ignoti vent'anni dopo

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Mastroianni, Marcello, 1924-1996.
Publisher Koch Lorber Films, [2005], c1985.
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sd., b&w, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA BIG
Summary Sequel to the hit comedy: I solti ignoti = Big Deal on Madonna Street.

Insan [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kumar, Akshay.
Publisher Eros International, [2005?]
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN IND INS
Summary Three men struggle to retain their humanity as they deal with an explosive secret.

Oldboy [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Pak, Ch'an-uk, 1963-
Publisher Tartan Video USA, 2005.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FOR OLD
Summary After being kidnapped and imprisoned for 15 years, Daesu is released and sets out to find his abductors.

Going to school with dad on my back [DVD videorecording] = Bei qi baba shang xue

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Zhou, Youchao.
Publisher Magic Play Entertainment, c2005.
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN CHI GOI
Summary Based on a true story, Going to School with Dad on my Back focuses on the selfless acts a family must endure to ensure the survival of their brightest, and the hope of a better future for all of China.

Marriage Italian style [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Levine, Joseph E.
Publisher New Star Video [distributor], c2005.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA MAR
Summary "Filumena (Sophia Loren) was working in a brothel when she first met Domenico (Marcello Mastroianni), and has been his mistress ever since. Upon hearing that he plans to marry a much younger woman, Filumena devises a brillant scheme to convince him that it is her that he should be marrying"--Container.

Vinci [videorecording].

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Machulski, Juliusz.
Publisher ITI Home Video, 2005.
1 videodisc (DVD) (108 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL VIN

Man who copied [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Furtado, Jorge, 1959-
Publisher TLA Releasing ; Columbia TriStar International [distributor], [2005], p2003.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (123 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POR MAN
Summary Photocopier operator André is attracted to Silvia, his neighbor, whom he likes to watch with a telescope. Following her, he discovers that Sylvia works at an expensive shop. When André falls in love with Sylvia, he puts his photocopier to another use and prints money for himself so he can afford to go and shop at her store.

The 3 Marias [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Abranches, Aluisio, 1961-
Publisher Empire Pictures, [2005].
1 videodisc (90 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POR THR
Summary A woman calls upon her three daughters to avenge the brutal killings of their two brothers and father by the mother's former fiancé.

Debt collector [DVD videorecording] = Komornik

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Falk, Feliks.
Publisher MGE, 2005.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN POL DEB
Summary The film concerns a hard-nosed debt collector, Lucek, who mercilessly repossesses anything from difib machines from hospitals to a statue of the Virgin Mary, without remorse. But things invariably start to unravel for Lucek & an 'epiphany' turns him into a human being, despite everyone's doubts.

Le samouraï [DVD videorecording] = The samurai

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Melville, Jean-Pierre, 1917-1973.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2005.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (105 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN FRE SAM
Summary Jef Costello is a fedora and trench-coat wearing contract killer with samurai instincts. When Jef assassinates a nighclub owner, he finds himself confronted by a series of witnesses, who drop his perfect world into the hands of a persistent police investigator and Jef's shadowy employer, both of whom are determined to put an end to the career criminal.

Ran [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Kurosawa, Akira, 1910-1998.
Publisher Criterion Collection, c2005.
Special ed., widescreen version.
2 videodiscs (160 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (27 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP RAN
Summary An aging warlord decides to split his kingdom between his three sons, who will live in three separate castles. The two eldest sons are quite happy, but the youngest thinks his father has gone mad, and predicts that it won't be long until the two older brothers are fighting with each other.

Ugetsu [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Mizoguchi, Kenji, 1898-1956.
Publisher Criterion Collection, 2005.
Special ed., Standard version.
2 videodiscs (97 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (69 p. : ill. ; 19 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP UGE
Summary Set in 16th century Japan, a period of bloody civil war, the film is rooted in the postwar psyche of 1950s Japan. It focuses on an ambitious potter haunted by a beautiful ghost and a farmer who dreams of becoming a samurai.

Train man [DVD videorecording] = Densha otoko

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Murakami, Shosuke.
Publisher Viz Media, 2005.
Widescreen.
1 videodisc (102 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JAP TRA
Summary The U.S. arrival of Japan's novel-comic-motion picture smash hit! Hopeless nerd Densha Otoko falls hard for the girl he rescued on the commuter train, and seeks dating advice from net-friends through an online forum--igniting an Internet phenomenon.

La Bohème [DVD videorecording]

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Puccini, Giacomo, 1858-1924.
Publisher Kultur, [2005]
Full screen version.
1 videodisc (117 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN ITA BOH
Summary Puccini's tragic love story is set in the Latin Quarter of Paris among the bohemian students whose hectic gaiety only partially masks the despair and pain that threaten their lives. It remains one of the most popular of all operas with its stark contrasts of lively humour and poignant tragedy.

Kamikaze girls [DVD videorecording] = Shimotsuma monogatari

Foreign Films - Sat, 12/02/2017 - 13:12
by Nakashima, Tetsuya, 1959-
Publisher Viz Media, c2005.
Widescreen version.
1 videodisc (approx. 103 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (13 p. ; 18 cm.)
Video DVD
Call Number FOREIGN JPN KAM
Summary "Kamikaze girls depicts the unusual friendship between a bored girl stuck in rural Japan who fantasizes about 18th century France and a spunky biker girl."--booklet.

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