You searched for:

Language
:
German (subtitles in)
x
Language
:
English
x
79 entries
Refine search
Browser-rss

Search Results:

Number
Remove Star
Title
Format
Year
Location & Availability
Call #
1.

Music for Airports

Loading...
Music for airports: Ambient music with electronic media, piano and voices accompanied by slow-motion images of people and objects in an airport.; In the ocean (52 min.): Documentary on the contemporary music scene, featuring Michael Gordon, David Lang, and Julia Wolfe, the founders of the Bang On a Can musical festival. Explores how American and European composers have influenced each other during the last 30 years.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
2.

Ray Harryhausen: The Early Years Collection

Loading...
Ray Harryhausen took stop-motion animation to a new level and revolutionized the special effects industry. His work inspired directors like George Lucas and Peter Jackson is still influential. Includes some of his best work and behind the scenes footage.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
3.

Orgasmic Birth

Loading...
"Enter the world of undisturbed birth as 11 couples share their intimate personal journeys, facing their fears and moving through pain into the ectasy of birth. With commentary by a dozen internationally renowned birth experts" -- Container.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
4.

The Meaning of Tea

Loading...
Visits India, Japan, Taiwan, Morocco, England, France, Ireland, and the United States to explore the appeal and meaning of tea and reveal the positive role it might play in the renewal of our world.
DVD
2009; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
5.

Hellboy

Loading...
In 1944 the Nazi military and scientific departments are researching the occult. Russian mystic Grigori Rasputin builds a dimensional portal off the coast of Scotland, where he intends to use it to bring about the destruction of Earth. In his employ is the ultra-silent assassin Karl Ruprecht Kroenen, who seemingly can't be killed. However, the United States has sent forces of their own to Scotland, along with Professor Trevor Bruttenholm, who is well-versed in terms of magic and sorcery. Fighting breaks out between the Nazi and American soldiers. When the device is damaged, Rasputin's life force is drawn through the portal and he disappears. Bruttenholm saves a mysterious red demon who is given the nickname "Hellboy." Sixty years later, FBI agent John Myers is sent from Quantico to a [...]
DVDBlu-Ray
2007; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
6.

Alice in Wonderland

Loading...
DVD
2008; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
7.

Barenboim on Beethoven: The Complete Piano Sonatas Live From Berlin : 8 Concerts

Loading...
DVD
2006; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

Beethoven

Loading...
Explores the life and music of Beethoven, to many, the most admired composer in the history of Western classical music. Examines his views on life, politics, and the French Revolution, and how his struggle to resist being defeated by his deafness has a parallel in his music.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
9.

John Adams: American Classic

Loading...
DVD
2008; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Callas Assoluta

Loading...
A documentary that commemorates the 30th anniversary of famed soprano Maria Callas's death
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny: Aufstieg und Fall Der Stadt Mahagonny

Loading...
Welcome to Mahagonny, where sin is 'in' and love is always on sale. This Old West boomtown rises from the desert to become a razzle-dazzle mecca for lust and the pursuit of pleasure, where cash is king and poverty is punishable by death.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Martha Argerich: Evening Talks

Loading...
"Martha Argerich shares with us her memories, confides in her doubts and transmits to us her incredible appetite for music making. Images of Argentina, rehearsals in the concert hall or at home, excerpts of recent concerts and archival clips complete this unique film."--Container.
DVD
2008; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Semele: Opera in Three Acts Based on a Libretto by William Congreve

Loading...
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Full Metal Jacket

Loading...
Vietnam war drama which begins with a depiction of the brutality of Marine Corps training and then shifts to Vietnam, focusing mainly on a group of Marines responding to the Tet Offensive of 1968.
DVDBlu-Ray
2007; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Stanley Kubrick's a Clockwork Orange

Loading...
Alex is a teenage hooligan, in a near-future England, who gets jailed by the police. There, he volunteers for a new aversion therapy proposed by the government. "Cured" of his hooliganism and released, he is rejected by his friends and relatives. Eventually, nearly dying, he becomes a major government embarrassment and they arrange to cure him of his cure. He and his gang break into an author's home. The author is writing a book that is a plea against the use of aversion therapy, on the grounds that it turns people into Clockwork Oranges. In other words, they are not being good from choice.
DVDBlu-Ray
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

Mozart

Loading...
Unravels two hundred years of fiction and myth that surround the life of Mozart. Includes extracts from Le nozze di Figaro, Don Giovanni, Die Zauberflöte, Cosi fan tutte, Die Entführung aus dem Serail, and Piano concerto in E Flat.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

The Pervert's Guide to Cinema

Loading...
"A film about cinema itself, with close readings of some of the most intriguing and celebrated films in cinema history. Serving as guide is the charismatic Slovenian philosopher and psychoanalyst Slavoj Žižek, who delves into the hidden language of cinema, uncovering what movies can tell us about ourselves. Structured in three parts, the Pervert's Guide To Cinema offers an introduction to Žižek's ideas on fantasy, reality, sexuality, subjectivity, form and desire. In a striking visual leap, director Sophie Fiennes immerses Žižek into the scenes he discusses. Whether he is unraveling the films of David Lynch, or overturning everything you thought you knew about Hitchcock, Žižek illuminates the screen with his passion, intellect and unfailing sense of humour"--Container.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

Itzhak Perlman, Virtuoso Violinist: I Know I Played Every Note

Loading...
A film about the virtuoso violinist who resolved to play the violin at the age of three-and-a-half and went on, despite setbacks, to become an international star of the highest rank. The film was shot between 1975 and 1977, three crucial years in the development of his career.
DVD
2008; 1978
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

War Photographer

Loading...
James Nachtwey has been very close to the subjects he photographs and has been that way for over 20 years - a time period in which he has not missed a single war. Follow as James goes from Kosovo to the West Bank to Indonesia as he searches for pictures he can publish. This committed, shy man, is considered one of the bravest and most important war photographers of our time.
DVD
2003; 2001
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

U2 Go Home: Live From Slane Castle, Ireland

Loading...
DVD
2003; 2001
Clemons (Stacks)