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Sounds and Silence: Unterwegs MIT Manfred Eicher

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"Excursions into a world of sounds and noises - with Manfred Eicher, the outstanding arbiter of contemporary music and founder of the ECM record label."--Container.
DVD
2011; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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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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Beethoven

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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)
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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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Mozart

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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)
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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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Cuba, Une Odyssée Africaine

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Documentary on how the Cold War played itself out in Africa, showing how Cuba became a key player in the proxy battles between the United States and Russia, and in various African independence movements.
DVD
2008; 2007
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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Bach

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Explores the life and works of Bach whose compositions represent the height of the Baroque and the beginning of the Modern Age of music. Includes a discussion of Bach's masterpiece the St. Matthew Passion, and performances of the Mass in B minor, Golberg Variations, and the Toccata and Fugue in D minor.
DVD
2006
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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Los Últimos Zapatistas: Héroes Olvidados

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"... Muestra los escalofriantes testimonios de aquellos soldados que hicieron la Revolución Mexicana, al lado del General Emiliano Zapata. Casi cien años después, los sobrevivientes del legendario Ejércitito Libertador del Sur revelan una verdad que no aparece en los libros. Hablan del fracaso de la Revolución y de los actuales gobiernos neoliberales, del desastre agrario y ecológico que amenaza al país y de la inminencia del estallido social si los ideales zapatistas que ellos representan quedan en el olvido"--Container.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Iraq in Fragments

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Documentary in three parts. Offers a series of intimate, passionately-felt portraits: A fatherless 11-year-old is apprenticed to the domineering owner of a Baghdad garage; Sadr followers in two Shiite cities rally for regional elections while enforcing Islamic law at the point of a gun; a family of Kurdish farmers welcomes the U.S. presence, which has allowed them a measure of freedom previously denied. American director James Longley spent more than two years filming in Iraq to create this stunningly photographed, poetically rendered documentary of the war-torn country as seen through the eyes of Sunnis, Shiites and Kurds.
DVD
2007
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)