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1.

Cose Dell'altro Mondo

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Maroso Golfetto is a firm manager from Veneto who is always yelling at his employees, all either immigrants or Southern Italians. He regularly appears on the local TV channel where he keeps denouncing the evils of immigration and is very popular with everybody including with kids. His speech hits home better than that of Lucia, their anti-racist schoolmistress. And what will be will be : by dint of invoking the help of God to rid Veneto of its immigrants the miracle finally happens : one morning they have all disappeared. But is that really a blessing.
DVD
2012; 2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Don Giovanni

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DVD
2005
Clemons (Music Reserves)
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Sita Sings the Blues

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An animated reinterpretation of the Indian epic Ramayana blends the stories of Sita, a goddess separated from her husband Rama, and Nina, an animator whose husband moves to India, then dumps her by email. Set to the 1920s jazz vocals of Annette Hanshaw.
DVD
2009; 2008
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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Jud Sü⁷

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This notorious Nazi propaganda historical costume melodrama is based on the Nazi version of the novel of the same title by Lion Feuchtwanger, which is based on the real historical character of Josef Süss Oppenheimer who was a Jewish tax advisor to Karl Alexander during the early 1700's and was publicly executed in Stuttgart for manipulation of state funds.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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L'africaine

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Vasco da Gama returns to a Portugal seething with political intrigue and hypocrisy to reclaim his love and to mount a new expedition in search of a passage to Africa. The tale is complicated by unrequited love, jealousy and hatred and comes full circle on an unexplored island off the coast of Africa.
DVD
2009; 1988
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Beethoven Symphonies

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DVD
2007
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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Wozzeck: An Opera in Three Acts and Fifteen Scenes

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The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expressionist movement. Wozzeck is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Saint François d'Assise: Opera in Three Acts and Eight Tableaux

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DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Cheremushki: Cheryomushki

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Motion picture version of Shostakovich's stage musical, a gentle satire on the lives and aspirations of young Soviets. Follows the on and off romances of three young couples as they battle bureaucracy, petty corruption, and complications to acquire apartments in Cherry Town, a new showcase estate in suburban Moscow.
DVD
2007; 1963
Clemons (Stacks)
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Filumena Marturano: Le Commedie di Eduardo

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This film focuses on a family conceived out of wedlock. The mother is determined to rise her children and give them legitimacy in spite of a hostile environment. The father is called to repent his lack of paternal responsibility.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Stanley Kubrick's a Clockwork Orange

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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)
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Full Metal Jacket

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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)
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Il Pastor di Corinto (1701): Opera Pastorale in Tre Atti

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DVD
2009
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)
17.

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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Doktor Faust

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DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Alcina: Dramma Per Musica in Tre Atti (1735)

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DVD
2000; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)