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Rien à Déclarer

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"A Belge-Francophobe customs officer is forced to team up with a Frenchman during the elimination of the Franco-Belge borders in the 90s."--IMBd. (reviewed Dec. 20, 2011)
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Le Gamin Au Vélo

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"Twelve-year-old Cyril, all coiled anger and furious motion, is living in a group home but refuses to believe he has been rejected by his single father. He spends his days frantically trying to reach the man, over the phone or on his beloved bicycle. It is only the patience and compassion of Samantha, the stranger who agrees to care for him, that offers the boy the chance to move on."--Container.
DVD
2013; 2011
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Lorna's Silence

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Lorna is a young Albanian women who dreams of opening up a snack bar with her boyfriend. Without the money, she finds herself entwined in a vicious plan devised by mobster Fabio. A false marriage between Lorna and Claudy will allow her to get her Belgian citizenship. She is then expected to marry a Russian Mafioso who is anxious to get his hands on the Belgian identity papers, after Fabio kills Claudy to speed up the second marriage. But can Lorna keep quiet?
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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Illegal

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Tania is a former teacher from Russia, living illegally in Belgium with her 14-year-old son, Ivan. One day, they are stopped on the street for a routine check by the police; Tania is arrested and placed in an immigration detention center for women, while Ivan manages to escape. Threatened with imminent deportation and fearful for Ivan's fate, Tania embarks on a harrowing journey, determined to preserve her dignity and find her son.
DVD
2011; 2010
Clemons (By Request)
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Jeanne Dielman, 23, Quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles

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Evokes a sense of impending doom, the daily domestic routine of a middle-aged widow. Her chores include making the beds, cooking dinner for her grown son, and turning the occasional trick. Her life is beginning to break down.
BookDVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Congorama

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"When Michel, an uninspired inventor from Belgium who trades on the success of his father, discovers he is adopted, he sets off to find his birth parents in Canada under the guise of selling one of his pointless inventions" -- Container.
DVD
2008; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Les Rendez-Vous d'Anna

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An accomplished filmmaker makes her way through a series of European cities to promote her latest movie. Via a succession of eerie, brief encounters - with men and women, family and strangers - we come to see her emotional and physical detachment from the world.
DVD
2009; 1978
Clemons (Stacks)
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Modus Operandi [electronic resource]: The German Occupation of Belgium

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From 1942 to 1944, 24,916 Jewish men, women and children were deported from Belgium to Auschwitz. Only 1,206 survived. Modus Operandi raises and systematically answers the question: How did just a handful of Nazis, with the help, voluntary or unwitting, of the Belgian authorities, bring about their destruction? It covers the sequence of events and different phases that led to the Final Solution.
Online
2011
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The Wall: Love Crosses All Boundaries

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A comic allegory set in a food stall in Brussels. Albert, the owner, on the eve of the new millennium, realizes that his shop, located on Belgium's linguistic border has been divided leaving Francophone Albert trapped on the Flemish side.
DVD
2000; 1998
Clemons (Stacks)
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Transfixed

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Exploring territory typically offered from other reputable directors like Pedro Almodovar, Girod's TRANSFIXED is a murder mystery set in a fascinating underground world populated by transgender prostitutes, sketchy cops, drug-running rough-trade thugs, and troubled runaways. Seemingly everyone has a clandestine history in their emotionally and physically buried pasts - a setup that evokes a series of twists and turns that makes this a crime thriller that shines far brighter than most.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Eldorado

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When Yvan, a quick-tempered 40-year-old vintage car dealer, catches young burglar and ex-junkie Elie trying to rob him, Yvan becomes strangely attached to Elie and agrees to drive him home to his parents in his old Chevrolet, leading to a bizarre journey through Belgium for the two loners.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

L'iceberg

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The manager of a fast food restaurant is locked inside the work freezer. When she is rescued the next day, she returns home to find her family didn't even know she was missing. Now obsessed with all things cold, she drops everything to see an iceberg.; "Comedic genius, magnificently choreographed! Two thumbs up!"--Roeper & David Edelstein.; "Critic's Pick! Earns two adjectives that rarely go together: breezy and bold!"--New York Times.; "Irreverent, off-center humor. A sly, winsome tale!"--TV Guide.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nue Proprieté: Private Property

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Pascale lives with her adult twin sons in a renovated Belgian farmhouse. Each is still reeling from the divorce that divided the family some years earlier. Both boys pursue their respective interests, but neither seems compelled to embrace adulthood or the responsibilities that come with it. Pascale falls in love again and dreams of a new life for herself and her lover. Her dream is to own a countryside B & B. But what would seemingly be a happy time in her life takes a turn for the worse as she finds herself unable to rise from the shadow of her ex-husband and selfish children. In a bid for survival, Pascale leaves the house in the hands of her sons, never suspecting that in her absence, long-buried resentment and rivalry will boil over, igniting a war between the brothers.
DVD
2007; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

L'europe des Écrivains: Disc 1

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Writers explore the continent through the eyes of the major figures of contemporary literature. Each film portrays a European country, shows how it is perceived and experienced, revisits its history and current issues through testimonies and writings of one or more great authors of literature from where they originated.
DVD
2015; 2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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Deux Jours, Une Nuit

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Sandra, who lives in Belgium, has just been released from a psychiatric hospital only to find that she no longer has a job. According to management, the only way Sandra can regain her position at the factory is to convince her co-workers to sacrifice their much-needed yearly bonuses. So, over the course of one weekend, Sandra must confront each co-worker individually in order to win a majority of their votes, before time runs out.
DVD
2015; 2014
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map