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1.

Music for Airports

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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)
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Orgasmic Birth

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"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)
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The Meaning of Tea

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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)
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Route 181: Fragments of a Journey in Palestine - Israel

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In 2002 Khleifi and Sivan embark on a journey. They film along the partition line drawn up by UN resolution 181 that was to separate the Jews and Arabs of Palestine.
DVD
2004; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Callas Assoluta

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

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

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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)
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Simone de Beauvoir

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A documentary on feminist writer Simone de Beauvoir, and two interviews with her.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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U2 Go Home: Live From Slane Castle, Ireland

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DVD
2003; 2001
Clemons (Stacks)
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Le Sacre du Printemps: A Ballet in Two Parts

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"Uwe Scholz was one of the leading German choreographers of the 20th century. He choreographed more than one hundred ballets, all of which are distinguished by their magical beauty, profound emotionality and extraordinary musicality. Seen here is the legendary two-part Sacre du printemps from the final years of his creative life, complemented by the film Soulscapes, a highly personal and moving portrait of Uwe Scholz with excerpts from his most important ballets"--Container.
DVD
2008; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Letter to Anna: The Story of Journalist Politkovskaya's Death

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Investigation into the murder of journalist and outspoken Vladimir Putin critic, Anna Politskovskaya.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Granito de Arena

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For more than 20 years, global economic forces have been dismantling public education in Mexico, but always in the constant shadow of popular resistance. This film is the story of that resistance.
DVD
2005
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Loreena McKennitt: No Journey's End

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Singer/composer Singer/composer Loreena McKennit explores the diverse influences behind her multi-million selling albums. Also includes live concert excerpts and music videos for some her biggest hits, including Mummers' Dance.
DVD
2006; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
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Dial History

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A powerful look at the history of plane hijackings. "Romantic" skyjackers fought their revolutions and won airtime on the passenger planes of the 1960's and 70's. However, by the 1990's the situation had changed and the colorful characters were replaced on our screens by stories of anonymous bombs in suitcases. Combines archival news footage of hijackings with an array of enticing images, from the surreal to the ordinary.
DVD
2004; 1997
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Specialist: Portrait of a Modern Criminal

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Lt. Colonel SS, Adolf Eichmann was responsible for the expulsion of Jews, Slovenians, and Gypsies from the Reich between 1938 and 1941, and later, their deportation from Europe to the death camps. Hiding in Argentina, he was captured by the Israeli secret service in 1960. His trial took place in Jerusalem the following year and was the first public event ever recorded on video. This stresses the contrast between monstrosity of the crime and the mediocrity of the man.
DVD
2002; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)
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Hilary Hahn: A Portrait

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This film is created in the style of a road movie and delivers a very personal account of this violinist's world, following Hilary Hahn's travels from continent to continent and capturing moments unseen by the public: Hahn backstage before and after the show, rehearsing, sightseeing, or showing the cameraman around the Curtis Institute where she studied. Concert footage includes Korngold's Concerto for violin and orchestra in D major, op. 35 and Mozart's Sonata for piano and violin in G major, K. 301 (293a).
DVD
2007; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Art of Improvisation

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Jarrett talks about his artistry, great musicians he has worked with, the highlights and crises of his life. Includes interviews with fellow musicians, family, tour managers and other close musical associates and includes rare concert footage. Includes interviews with Jarrett, Manfred Eicher, Gary Peacock, Jack DeJohnette, Steve Cloud, Scott Jarrett, George Avakian, Gary Burton, Toshinari Koinuma, Chick Corea, Charlie Haden, Dewey Redman, Rose Anne Jarrett, Jan Garbarek, Jon Christensen, and Palle Danielsson.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Werner Herzog: Documentaries and Shorts

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The documentary and short films of Werner Herzog, from Herakles, his first film at the age of 20 in 1962, to Wings of hope, from 1999.
DVD
1962
Clemons (Stacks)
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Seoul Train

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"Today, there are an estimated 250,000 North Korean refugees living underground in China. They escaped a food crisis and other persecutions at home that have claimed the lives of approximately 3 million in the past 10 years. The Chinese Government -- in direct violation of international laws to which it's a party -- systematically arrests and forcibly repatriates hundreds of these refugees each month. Defecting from North Korea is a capital offense, and repatriated refugees face human rights abuses ranging from concentration camps and torture to forced abortion and summary executions. For a lucky few refugees, however, there is hope. A group of multinational activists has taken it upon themselves to create an Underground Railroad. Via a network of safe houses and escape routes, the a [...]
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Dukhovnye Golosa: Iz Dnevnikov Voĭny, Povestvovanie V P͡iati Chast͡iakh = Spiritual Voices : From the Diaries of War, a Narration in Five Episodes

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Documentary about the desolute and dangerous lives of the Russian soldiers stationed along Tajikistan-Afghanistan border.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)