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110821.

Svält

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Set in 1890, presents the realm of the starving writer living in a landscape of obsession. Pontus is a genius and madman, who will waste away before jeopardizing his talent, integrity, and soul.
DVD
2006; 1966
Clemons (Stacks)
110822.

East Side Story

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In East Los Angeles, handsome young Diego works at his family's restaurant while secretly having an affair with a hunky but super-closeted real estate agent, Pedro. For the largely Latino neighborhood, the landscape is literally changing as white folks move in, including gay couple Wesley and Jonathan. Diego, increasingly frustrated with his hush-hush situation with Pedro (who, making matters worse, romantically pursues a female relative of Diego's!), falls for Wesley. But racist and homophobic friends, relatives and, in Wesley' case, a pissy ex-boyfriend guarantee this affair will be no picnic.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
110823.

Panny Z Wilka: Young Girls of Wilko (Maids of Wilko)

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After 15 years away, Wiktor returns to Wilko, where he spent an important part of his life, and realizes he has had an impact on the town and its people. His presence in turn forces the young girls of Wilko to evaluate their lives and failures.
DVD
2003; 1980
Clemons (Stacks)
110824.

A Year of the Quiet Sun

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"Emilia, a Polish widow and her ailing mother manage to eke out a living, and it is while she has a rare moment for her only enjoyment - painting - that she meets Norman, an American soldier involved in war-crime investigations. both their lives have been disrupted by the war. Norman has seen too much to be able to return home easily but he feels he has found a woman who could be his partner for life, although hthey have no common language and can only communicate by gestures, or clumsily, through an interpreter." -- records for earlier editions.
DVD
1984; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
110825.

Siberian Lady Macbeth

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"Shakespearean tragedy collides with film noir in a remote Russian village in this dark fable from celebrated Polish filmmaker Andrzej Wajda. Siberian Lady Macbeth observes the cruel machinations of Katarina, a ruthless woman who will let nothing threaten her affair with a mysterious drifter"--Container.
DVD
2002; 1961
Clemons (Stacks)
110826.

Citizen King: 1963-1968

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This story begins on the steps on the Lincoln Memorial in August 1963 when a 34-year-old preacher galvanized millions with his dream for an America free of racism. It comes to a bloody end almost five years later on a motel balcony in Memphis, Tennessee. In the years since those events unfolded, the man at the center, Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., has become a mythic figure, a minister whose oratory is etched into the minds of millions of Americans, a civil rights activist whose words and image are more hotly contested, negotiated and sold than almost anyone else's in American history.
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
110827.

Himalaya

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Tour of the Himalayan countryside and an introduction to the indigenous people.
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
110828.

Sahara

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In this exhausting journey, Michael will pass through the rock of Gibraltar to Morocco, Mauritania, Mali, and beyond. His route takes him across sand-seas, along treacherous rivers, through oases, and over mountain ranges.
DVD
2005; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
110829.

Pole to Pole

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Michael Palin takes viewers on a voyage from pole to pole, visiting seventeen countries, including Greenland, Kenya, South Africa, Sudan, Ukraine, Cyprus, and Chile.
DVD
2007; 1992
Clemons (Stacks)
110830.

Daphne: The Secret Love Life of Daphne du Maurier

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Daphne called herself "a boy in a box" and this shows how Daphne's incendiary love life formed her writing. Charts the story of Daphne's unrequited passion for the beautiful and glamorous American heiress, Ellen Doubleday, and how the play she wrote about this forbidden desire led her to a life-changing love affair with the irreverent, fun-loving actress Gertrude Lawrence. Based on personal letters and biographies.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
110831.

Michael Palin's Hemingway Adventure

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In Hemingway adventure, Michael Palin takes the viewer to locations where Hemingway lived, visited, and wrote about. In Great railway journeys of the world, Palin travels from Londonderry to the western tip of Ireland, following the progression of his family's migration.
DVD
2008; 1980
Clemons (Stacks)
110832.

The Tudors: The Complete Third Season

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Henry, now forty-five, marries Jane Seymour. Jane helps to reconcile Mary with her father, but only after Mary signs a paper admitting that she is illegitimate. Jane gives birth to a son, but dies shortly thereafter. Devastated by Jane's death, Henry locks himself away, drawing fantasy palaces, with caustic court jester Will Sommers as his sole companion. Henry then marries Anne of Cleves, a plain and unsophisticated German aristrocrat that he soon becomes disillusioned with and instead beds the seventeen year old Catherine Howard.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
110833.

Alfred Hitchcock's the Birds

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Melanie Daniels is a beautiful blonde who arrives in Bodega Bay in pursuit of the handsome and eligible Mitch Brenner. But love is not the only thing in the air when thousands of birds descend upon the town, attacking and terrorizing its residents. Soon Melanie and Mitch are fighting for their lives against a deadly, unexplainable force in this spine-tingling portrait of nature at its most powerful and ruthless.
DVD
2012
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
110834.

Yeah You Rite!: A Videotape

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The English language as spoken in New Orleans has been influenced by the city's rich and varied history, leaving it with dozens of unique words and phrases that all New Orleanians understand but which frequently baffle visitors.
VHS
1990; 1984
Ivy (By Request)
110835.

The Girl With the Hat-Box

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A girl who works in a small hat shop is given a supposedly worthless lottery ticket instead of wages by her unscrupulous employer. The ticket wins her a fortune, and a chase ensues to possess the ticket and her affection.
VHS
1991; 1927
Ivy (By Request)
110836.

The War Wagon

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Taw Jackson is a rancher who is dead set on capturing an iron-clad stagecoach belonging to cattle baron West Catlin, the man who stole his fortune and good name years before.
Laserdisc
1993; 1967
Ivy (By Request)
110837.

Salo', o, le 120 Giornate di Sodoma: Salo, the 120 Days of Sodom

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Based on a work of Marquis de Sade and set in Fascist Italy, in a mansion a party of Fascists have rounded up a group of attractive young people to satisfy their depraved desires.
VHS
1990; 1975
Ivy (By Request)
110838.

Irrfahrten II & III: Abendempfindung & Rex Tremendus

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One of 22 operas as performed at the 2006 Salzburg Festival.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
110839.

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

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After wading in a puddle of radioactive waste, these radical reptiles are transformed into New York City's greatest crime-fighting quartet.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
110840.

The Twilight Zone: Season 1

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A collection of tales which range from comic to tragic, but most often having a wicked sense of humor and filled with unexpected twists.
DVD
2004; 1959
Clemons (Stacks)