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241.

J'ai Pas Sommeil

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Based on the true story of Thierry Paulin, who with his male lover murdered over 20 elderly women in Paris in the 1980s.
DVD
2004; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
242.

Emmanuelle

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An erotic feature film from France. Emmanuelle, a young French wife, arrives in Bangkok to join her husband, an embassy official. During the course of her introduction to her new homeland she meets other embassy spouses and has several different sexual experiences. These include seduction, lesbian love, and - following a meeting with an old voyeur - pack-rape and sodomy.
DVD
1998; 1973
Clemons (Stacks)
243.

Le Chatte à Deux Têtes: Porn Theatre

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A rundown porn theatre in Paris is the setting for this erotically charged film following the exploits of the theatre's regulars, including the wise female manager who has seen it all.
DVD
2003; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
244.

La Séparation

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Anne tells her husband, Pierre, that she is in love with another man. He seems to accept this as a fact of life and refrains from asking the most burning questions. However, as Anne continues to see the "other man", Pierre becomes more violent and it begins to dawn on them that something intangible has happened which cannot be put right.
DVD
1999; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
245.

L'heure Zero =: Towards Zero

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When Guillaume has the idea of inviting his ex-wife to the family reunion at the estate of his Aunt Camilla, his new wife Caroline becomes filled with rage. Guillaume hopes they will become friends but the two women hate each other. Things turn really ugly when Camilla is found dead in her bedroom, and only inspector Bataille can put together the pieces. As the inspector untangles her mysterious death, he also begins to unearth dark family secrets including a murderer in their midst.
DVD
2010; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
246.

Pas de Repos Pour les Braves: No Rest for the Braves

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Basile is a French teenager who is convinced that he will die if he goes to sleep. The film chronicles his sleep-deprived adventures.
DVD
2005; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
247.

Taxi

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Daniel, a former pizza-delivery guy now working as a taxi-driver, is speed crazy. Unfortunately, when he meets Emilien, a police officer who has just failed his driving-test for the eighth time, Daniel has to accept the deal the cop offers him if he wants to keep his taxi. Emilien needs Daniel's help in dismantling a gang of German bank-robbers who are emptying the coffers of the city's banks at the wheel of powerful cars.
DVD
2000; 1998
Clemons (Stacks)
248.

Le Septième Ciel

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A hypnotherapist helps a woman who is a kleptomaniac and who is sexually dysfunctional.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
249.

La Lectrice: The Reader

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A young woman reads aloud to her boyfriend. While in bed one night she reads the story of a young woman who reads professionally, and becomes very popular when she shares more than an appreciation of literature!
VHS
1989; 1988
Ivy (By Request)
250.

Spirits of the Dead: Tales of Mystery and Imagination

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Three tales: [1] Metzengerstein is the tale of a beautiful woman who taunts her subjects by day and conducts depraved orgies by night. When a large, wild, black stallion charges onto the castle grounds, the baroness becomes convinced that it embodies the spirit of her dead cousin with whom she was in love. [2] William Wilson is the story of a mean-spirited Austrian officer who kills his doppelganger in a duel. [3] Toby Dammit, based on Poe's story Never bet your head, is about a film star who takes off on a drunken spree after his film is completed.
DVD
2001; 1968
Clemons (Stacks)
251.

A Screaming Man: Un Homme Qui Crie

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"Adam, a former swimming champion in his sixties, is a pool attendant at a hotel in Chad. When the hotel gets taken over by new Chinese owners, he is forced to give up his job to his son Abdel, leaving Adam humiliated and resentful. Meanwhile the country is in the throes of a civil war. Rebel forces are attacking the government and the authorities demand the people contribute to the " war effort" with money or volunteers old enough to fight. Adam is constantly harassed for his contribution, but he is penniless. In a moment of weakness, Adam makes a decision that he will forever regret."--container; Expectations: "Having left on a long journey across the desert, Moussa suddenly shows up in his village again one day. He clearly never reached his destination. Completely transform [...]
DVD
2011; 2010
Clemons (Stacks)
252.

L'Atlantide: Queen of Atlantis

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Two young officers, Saint-Avit and Morhange, get lost in the desert and become prisoners of the beautiful Antinéa, queen of Atlantis. Saint-Avit is blinded by his love for her, and she orders him to kill his comrade. "Filmed on location in the Sahara, the desert, with its burning sun and vast expanse of sand, is the real star of this adventure."
DVD
2006; 1921
Clemons (Stacks)
253.

L'Argent =: Money

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When an innocent prank goes wrong, it becomes the definitive moment in a man's life. A forged 500 franc note is accidentally passed to an unsuspecting young man. Ignorant of its origins, he tries to use the bill but is apprehended for forgery.
DVD
2005; 1983
Clemons (Stacks)
254.

La Pointe-Courte

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"The great Agnes Varda's film career began with this graceful, penetrating study of a marriage on the rocks, set against the backdrop of a small Mediterranean fishing village. Both a stylized depiction of the complicated relationship between a married couple and a documentary-like look at the daily struggles of the locals, Varda's discursive, gorgeously filmed debut was radical enough to later be considered one of the progenitors of the coming French new wave."--Container.
DVD
2007; 1954
Clemons (Stacks)
255.

Depuis qu'Otar Est Parti ... =: Since Otar Left .

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Three generations of women--ninety something grandmother Eka, her middle-aged daughter Marina, and twentyish, multilingual, well-educated, lively granddaughter Ada--share a rundown flat in T'bilisi, the capital city of the former Soviet Republic of Georgia. Eka is always certain of herself. Marina is never satisfied. Ada is fed up and trapped. Theirs is an accidental matriarchy, as Eka's beloved only son, the titular Otar, is in France. A trained doctor, he sends money home from his menial jobs as an undocumented laborer. Eka lives for his occasional letters and telephone calls, so when he is killed in an accident, Marina and Ada weave an intricate web of deception to spare the old woman from heartbreak. But what will happen when Eka decides to visit Otar in Paris?
DVD
2004; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
256.

Madame Bovary

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Emma Bovary is a woman possessed by a burning hunger for life and love--and a passion that can never be fulfilled. Feeling trapped in a loveless marriage, Emma indulges herself in a lifestyle of reckless overspending and a series of shocking affairs which threaten to destroy her and everyone around her.
Laserdisc
1992; 1990
Ivy (By Request)