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1.

A Connecticut Yankee

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Hank Martin is a radio expert who is transported back in time to the court of King Arthur. Alternately feared as a demon and revered as a powerful magician, he is dubbed "Sir Boss" and changes medieval life by introducing telephones, automobiles, hot dogs and advertising.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Mobile, by Alexander Calder

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Documents the mobile that is the last major work by sculptor Alexander Calder from idea through completion, and shows the collaboration of artist, architect, museum staff, and craftsmen in meeting the challenges posed in the fabrication of this complex work of art. Tells how it was the first work of art to be installed in the East Building of the National Gallery of Art.
VHS
1979
Ivy (By Request)
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Stop the World, I Want to Get Off

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A filmed record of the stage musical centering on Littlechap, an Everyman, who shows more ambition than wisdom, and his lovers.
VHS
1994; 1966
Ivy (By Request)
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L'Oeil de Vichy

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Explores the conflicts between the reality of German-occupied France as remembered by local contemporaries, and as depicted by official documentary films of the time.
VHS
1993
Ivy (By Request)
5.

Ramparts of Clay

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When the inhabitants of her village are hired to cut rock salt, a young Tunisian woman sees the possibility of a more liberated life style outside of the rigidly structured village, where ancient customs demand that women be in a subservient position in life.
VHS
1984
Ivy (By Request)
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Pinky

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VHS
1994; 1949
Ivy (By Request)
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John Harrison and His Timekeepers

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Examines the timepieces of eighteenth century clockmaker John Harrison and his search for a method of gauging longitude at sea. Includes previously unseen close-up footage of Harrison's instruments in action.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
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Living Proof: HIV and the Pursuit of Happiness

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Presents naratives by persons who have AIDS or are HIV positive. Kermit Cole discovered a diverse community, straight and gay, female and male, young and old, filed with active and vibrant people who live contrarily to every dismal and oppressive image of the typical AIDS victim presented by the media.
VHS
1993
Ivy (By Request)
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Une Aussi Longue Absence

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Therese (Alida Valli), a café owner mourning the mysterious disappearance of her husband sixteen years earlier. A tramp arrives in the town and she believes him to be her husband. But he is suffering from amnesia and she tries to bring back his memory of earlier times.
VHS
1990; 1961
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Welcome to Polynesia!

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Captures the essence of Polynesia via the scenic beauty and special attractions of Oʻahu as well as the musical pageantry of the Polynesian Cultural Center.
VHS
1992
Ivy (By Request)
11.

The Mirror Has Two Faces

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A school teacher marries a plain woman and ten years later their relationship is profoundly disturbed when she secretly undergoes plastic surgery that transforms her into a beauty.
VHS
1996; 1958
Ivy (By Request)
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Un Señor Muy Viejo Con Unas Alas Enormes: A Very Old Man With Enormous Wing

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Amid the debris of a Colombian cyclone lands a man whose seemingly miraculous anatomy attracts the curious and devout from around the world. Silent and disheveled, this fantastical "creature" is housed in a chicken coop as onlookers wait for his heavenly message which turns out to be a very mixed blessing.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Soldiers of Music: Rostropovich Returns to Russia

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Cellist M. Rostropovich is shown in his triumphant return to Russia after 16 years of exile along with his performance in Moscow.
VHS
1991; 1990
Ivy (By Request)
14.

8 Million Ways to Die

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Matt Scudder is an ex-cop with a bad drinking problem who free-lances on jobs other cops won't touch. When he accepts a fat fee to help a hooker get free of her pimp, Scudder lands in the middle of a savage murder that hits too close to home.
VHS
1986
Ivy (By Request)
15.

The Syringa Tree

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The Syringa Tree is the story of an abiding love between two families, one black, one white, and two children who are born into their shared household in the early 1960s in South Africa. All 28 characters are portrayed by one actress, Pamela Gien.
VHS
2002; 2000
Ivy (By Request)
16.

Keep America Singing

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Performances by four International Barbershop Champions.
VHS
1994
Ivy (By Request)
17.

The Court-Martial of Jackie Robinson

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Before becoming a Brooklyn Dodger, Jackie Robinson is stationed in racist Fort Hood, Texas, where the former running back is side-lined in football games and excluded from the all-white baseball team. Robinson's lone battle against bigotry in the military earns him the reputation of a troublemaker, and when he refuses to move to a seat in the back of an Army bus, he is court-martialed. Robinson fights for his civil rights in an event that shapes the character of a future.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
18.

Kirikou et la Sorcière: Kirikou and the Sorceress

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"This animated film exquisitely recounts the tale of tiny Kirikou, born in an Africn village on which Karaba the Sorceress has placed a terrible curse. Kirikou sets out on a quest to free his village of the curse and find out the secret of why Karaba is so wicked"--Container.
VHS
1998
19.

Once Upon a Time Cinema

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A cinematographer introduces movies to the Persian court. The Shah initially opposes the new medium but he falls in love with the film's heroine.
VHS
1998; 1992
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Lumière D'été

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At a remote mountain resort during World War II a young woman becomes involved in a series of events which result in double-cross and murder.
VHS
1989; 1942
Ivy (By Request)