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1.

Howl's Moving Castle

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Sophie, a quiet girl working in a hat shop, finds her life thrown into turmoil when she is literally swept off her feet by a handsome but mysterious wizard named Howl. The vengeful Witch of the Waste, jealous of their friendship, puts a spell on Sophie. In a life changing adventure, Sophie climbs aboard Howl's magnificent moving castle and enters a magical world on a quest to break the spell.
DVD
2017; 2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Only Yesterday =: Omoide Poro Poro

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After living her whole life in the city, 27-year-old Taeko decides to visit her relatives in the countryside. As she travels, memories of her youth resurface. And after meeting young farmer Toshio, she wonders if she's been true to the dreams of her childhood self.
DVD
2016; 1991
Clemons (Stacks)
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Evangelion : 1.11: You Are (Not) Alone

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"Living a life of loneliness and questioning his existence, Shinji struggles to accept responsibility for mankind's battle for survival in this visually striking rebuild of one of the most important anime of all time. Shinji will fight the angels alongside the only person who might understand his plight, Rei Ayanami, the elusive and frail pilot of Eva Unit 00. Experience not to be missed, Shinji and Rei will struggle to learn a simple truth"--Container.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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Byôsoku 5 Senchimêtoru =: 5 Centimeters Per Second

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At what speed must I live in order to see you again? In this anime film, Takaki is a young man on a journey from Tokyo to reunite with his childhood best friend, Akari. This film travels through three interconnected tales of love and lost innocence that span the minutes and months of their lives. 5 Centimeters Per Second, the speed at which cherry blossoms fall from the trees, is reminiscent of the pace of life as our lives intermingle.
DVD
2015; 2007
Clemons (Stacks)
5.

Mary and the Witch's Flower

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A strange flower grants a young girl magical powers, which leads to the adventure of a lifetime.
DVD
2018; 2017
Clemons (Stacks)
6.

Mamoru Hosada's the Boy and the Beast

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When Kyuta, a young orphan living on the streets of Shibuya, stumbles into a fantastic world of beasts, he's taken in by Kumatetsu, a gruff, rough-around-the-edges warrior beast who's been searching for the perfect apprentice. Despite their constant bickering, Kyuta and Kumatetsu begin training together and slowly form a bond as surrogate father and son. But the unlikely pair will be put to the ultimate test; a final showdown.
DVD
2016; 2015
Clemons (Stacks)
7.

Kimi No Na Wa =: Your Name

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Mitsuha and Taki are two total strangers living completely different lives. But when Mitsuha makes a wish to leave her mountain town for the bustling city of Tokyo, they become connected in a bizarre way. She dreams she is a boy living in Tokyo while Taki dreams he is a girl from a rural town he's never been to. What does their newfound connection mean? And how will it bring them together?
DVD
2017; 2016
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
8.

In a Valley of Violence

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Paul is a lone drifter who wanders into the forgotten town of Denton, Texas, dubbed by the locals as the valley of violence. There, he picks a fight with the wrong man, Gilly, the troublemaking son of the town's unforgiving marshal. As tensions arise between Paul and Gilly, an inevitable act of violence starts a disastrous chain reaction that quickly drags the whole town into the bloody crosshairs of revenge. Can the world weary Marshal stop the violent hysteria?
DVD
2016
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
9.

The Slow Way Home: How a Society Intent on Keeping Streets Safe for Kids Made Them Walkable for Everyone

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"The way children travel to school structures daily life for families around the world--but differs dramatically. In Japan, 98 percent of children walk to school every day, unaccompanied by a parent. In the United States, just 13 percent of children walk or bike to school, and most are driven by a parent. The slow way home explores this divergence, examining how American families have largely given up on keeping our streets and public spaces safe enough for children, while Japanese communities have mobilized to keep their streets safe and walkable, not only for children but for everyone in society. Seen through both a historical and contemporary framing, The slow way home is an uplifting examination of differences in culture that provides both insight into a distressing trend in Ame [...]
DVD
2014
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Suŏmnyo

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"A film based on the memoir of a 4th grade student who received the grand prize in a writing contest sponsored by Gyeongseong Daily. A boy, whose parents sell brass spoons on the street while his grandmother is sick in bed, never has money for his tuition. Fortunately, his aunt offers to pay for his tuition and his classmates raising funds for him. To top it all off, his parents return a few days later to promise him that they will pay for his tuition the next time." -- KMDb.
DVD
2015; 1940; 2014
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

The Illusionists

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Multi-billion dollar industries saturate our lives with images of unattainable beauty, exporting body hatred from New York to Beirut to Tokyo. Their target? Women, and increasingly men and children. The Illusionists turns the mirror on media, exposing the absurd, sometimes humorous, and shocking images that seek to enslave us.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Summer Wars

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Kenji spends most of his time in the virtual world of OZ, but then he is talked into by his crush, Natsuki, to pose and her fiancé for her family reunion; then life really starts to pick up when a cryptic email is sent to him that ultimately threatens to destroy the world through OZ.
DVD
2011; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Souls of Zen

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"Follows Buddhist priests through the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that killed nearly 20,000 people in Japan in March 2011"--Insert.
DVD
2012
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Cowboy Bebop =: Kaubōi Bibappu

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The Bebop crew is just trying to make a buck. This motley lot of intergalactic loners teams up to track down fugitives and turn them in for cold hard cash. On their own, any one of them would be likely to get lost in the sprawl of space, but together, they're the most entertaining gang of bounty hunters in the year 2071.
DVD
2014
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

The Tale of the Princess Kaguya

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Found inside a shining stalk of bamboo an old bamboo cutter and his wife, a tiny girl grows rapidly into an exquisite young lady. The mysterious young princess enthralls all who encounter her, but ultimately she must confront her fate, the punishment for her crime.
DVD
2015
16.

Cherry Blossoms

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Only Trudi knows that her husband Rudi is suffering from a terminal illness. She decides not to tell him and convinces him to visit their family in Berlin. When Trudi dies suddenly, Rudi vows to make up for her lost life and takes his last journey to Tokyo in the midst of the cherry blossom festival.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

The Wind Rises

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Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical designer Caproni. Nearsighted from a young age and unable to be a pilot, Jiro joins a major Japanese engineering company in 1927 and becomes one of the world's most innovative and accomplished airplane designers. Jiro meets and falls in love with Nahoko, and grows and cherishes his friendship with his colleague Honjo. The film chronicles much of his life, depicting key historical events.
DVD
2014; 2013
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

Princess Mononoke

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Inflicted with a deadly curse, a young warrior named Ashitaka sets out to the forests of the west in search of the cure that will save his life. Once there, he becomes inextricably entangled in a bitter battle that matches Lady Eboshi and a proud clan of humans against the forest's animal gods, who are led by the brave Princess Mononoke, a young woman raised by wolves.--Container.
DVD
2012; 1997
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Women in Japan: Memories of the Past, Dreams for the Future

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Introduces six women of diverse ages, backgrounds, occupations and regions of Japan. Each woman has spent a significant part of her life abroad, speaking new languages and adjusting to new places, and each discusses how her experience abroad has affected her identity and beliefs.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)