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Busu

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Video of a short comic play from the Kyogen repertoire. Depicts the antics of the clever servants Taro Kaja and Jiro Kaja, who are entrusted with a container of poison while their master is away.
VHS
1995
Ivy (By Request)
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Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme: The Would-Be Gentleman

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A screen adaptation of Moliere's comedy, this is a lively satire on the pretensions of a rich but silly man to the snobberies of the aristocracy.
VHS
1999
Ivy (By Request)
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La Commune (Paris 1871)

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This film is a lesson in history as well as a demonstration of how history is shaped, and re-shaped, by the tellers of the tale in this particular case, the television news media.
VHS
2000
Ivy (By Request)
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The Broken Jug

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"The play ... pursues the court proceedings dealing with the request for damages by Frau Marthe Rull against Ruprecht, her daughter Eve's lover, whom she accuses of having broken 'the most beautiful of all jugs'. The village judge, Adam, would gladly convict Ruprecht of the crime, were it not for the interference of Gerichtsrat Walter ..." (Oxford comp. to German lit.)
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
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La Commune: (Paris 1871)

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This film is a lesson in history as well as a demonstration of how history is shaped, and re-shaped, by the tellers of the tale in this particular case, the television news media.
VHS
2001; 2000
Ivy (By Request)
6.

Blue

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A young woman is left devastated by the unexpected death of her husband and child. She retreats from the world around her, but is soon reluctantly drawn into an ever-widening web of lies and passion as the dark, secret life of her husband begins to unravel.
VHS
1994; 1993
Ivy (By Request)
7.

Taxi Blues

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A hard-working, patriotic taxi driver starts to go over the edge when he meets up with a flaky, westernized, Jewish jazz musician who represents everything the taxi driver despises ... and secretly desires.
VHS
1992; 1990
Ivy (By Request)
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Andrei̐ Rublev

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Story of the famed 15th century icon painter who survives the cruelties of medieval Russia and creates works of art.
VHS
1992; 1966
Ivy (By Request)
9.

Teatro!

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Documentary of grass roots Hondurian acting troup, Teatro la Fragua, founded by Jesuit priest, Jack Warner. Company members are shown performing in three plays, conducting an acting workshop in the town of Salama, and on a retreat to Copan, an ancient Mayan center.
VHS
1989
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Antigone

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The Greek tragedy of Sophocles in which King Creon orders Antigone's death for burying her slain brother against the King's desire.
VHS
1988; 1962
Ivy (By Request)
11.

Le Moine et la Sorcière: Sorceress

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A drama set in the 13th century concerning a Dominican friar, sent by the Pope to seek out heretics, and a forest woman who performs ancient healing rituals. An historically accurate dramatization of the conflict between ancient customs and religious dogma.
VHS
1988; 1987
Ivy (By Request)
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The Passion of Anna: L 182

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"One of Bergman's first films to be photographed in color ... stark drama ... Max Von Sydow is Andreas, a flinty, dour loner who, despite himself, becomes involved with three of his island neighbors: a Machiavellian architect, his formless wife and the beautiful widow Anna (Liv Ullmann), a moralist who sustains herself with illusion"--Slipcase.
VHS
1993; 1970
Ivy (By Request)
13.

The American Soldier

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Story of Ricky, a charismatic hit man who carries out assigned murders without knowledge or emotion.
VHS
1992; 1970
Ivy (By Request)
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Dans la Ville Blanche: In the White City

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Paul, a sailor, jumps ship in Lisbon and meets Rosa, a beautiful woman, at a local bar. Together, they descend into an existential borderland where annihilation and enlightenment converge.
VHS
1992; 1983
Ivy (By Request)
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Rorret

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"Mr. Rorret is the psychopathic owner of the Peeping Tom Cinema, a movie house in Rome devoted exclusively to the horror film. ... Rorret lives behind the movie screen, watching the films in the reverse image, and voyeuristically relishing the frightened reactions of his female patrons. Later he stalks the women for real."--Container.
VHS
1992; 1987
Ivy (By Request)
16.

Baxter

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Tale of a dog whose unusual ability to think drives him to human- scale destruction. Told from the dog's point of view.
VHS
1992; 1991
Ivy (By Request)
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Iphigenia

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Story of a young girl caught in the midst of political intrigue and corruption. Under the leadership of Agamemnon, the Greek army is about to set sail to engage in a great battle, but the winds refuse to blow. When the army grows restless, Agamemnon seeks to improve morale by providing better food, but accidentally slays a sacred deer. His punishment, say the gods, is the sacrifice of his daughter, Iphigenia. Agamemnon sends for Iphigenia with a message that she will marry the great solider Achilles. Iphigenia arrives for the wedding, accompanied by her mother, Clytemnestra--and the tragic story begins to unfold.
VHS
1982; 1979
Ivy (By Request)
18.

Andrei Rublev: Strasti Po Andrei͡u (the Passion According to Andrei)

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Story of the famed 15th century icon painter who survives the cruelties of medieval Russia and creates works of art.
Laserdisc
1994; 1966
Ivy (By Request)
19.

Koks I Kulissen: Ladies on the Rocks

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Aspiring cabaret comediennes Micha and Laura take their outrageous stage show across Denmark. As their private lives fall apart, Micha and Laura turn each new disaster into laughs on the stage.
VHS
1992; 1983
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Jonas Qui Aura 25 Ans En L'an 2000: Jonah Who Will Be 25 in the Year 2000

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Eight French veterans of 1968 are stranded between revolution and accommodation in the 1970s. Each has his or her own eccentric solutions to the problems of society.
VHS
1992; 1976
Ivy (By Request)