You searched for:

Language
:
Polish (also in)
x
35 entries
Refine search
Browser-rss

Search Results:

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

The Mountain Between Us

Loading...
Stranded after a tragic plane crash, two strangers must forge a connection to survive the extreme elements of a remote snow covered mountain. When they realize help is not coming, they embark on a perilous journey across the wilderness.; A scene of sexuality, peril, injury images, and brief strong language.
DVDBlu-Ray
2017
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
2.

The Innocents

Loading...
Warsaw, December 1945: the Second World War is finally over and Mathilde is treating the last of the French survivors of the German camps. When a panicked Benedictine nun appears at the clinic one night begging Mathilde to follow her back to the convent, what she finds there is shocking: a holy sister about to give birth and several more in advanced stages of pregnancy.
DVD
2016
Clemons (Stacks)
3.

Diamonds in the Snow

Loading...
This documentary tells the story of three Jewish children from Bendzin, Poland, who survived the Nazi Holocaust. These women, one of whom is the filmmaker herself, recount their memories of a childhood spent hiding from the Nazis and reflect on those individuals and families who helped them survive. Rare archival film and photos interspersed with interviews document a tragic historical period.
DVD
2005; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
4.

Kill Your Darlings

Loading...
A true story of obsession and murder. When Allen Ginsberg is accepted at Columbia, he finds stuffy tradition clashing with the daringly modern ideas and attitudes- embodied by Lucien Carr. Lucien is an object of fascination for shy, unsophisticated Allen, and soon he is drawn into Lucien's hard-drinking, jazz-clubbing circle of friends, including William Burroughs and David Kammerer, who clearly resents Allen's position as Lucien's new sidekick. A true story of friendship, love and murder, Kill York Darlings recounts the pivotal year that changed Allen Ginsberg's life forever and provided the spark for him to start his creative revolution.
DVDBlu-Ray
2014; 2013
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
5.

Irena Sendler: In the Name of Their Mothers

Loading...
This is the story of 29-year-old Irena Sendler, who saw the suffering of Warsaw's Jews, reached out to her most trusted colleagues for help, and outwitted the Nazis during World War II. Together, they rescued over 2,500 Jewish children. Expertly captured is the will and character of the women of the resistance against the backdrop of occupied Poland.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
6.

Game of Thrones: The Complete Second Season

Loading...
From the scheming south and the savage eastern lands, to the frozen north and the ancient wall that protects the realm from the mysterious darkness beyond, the powerful families of the Seven Kingdoms are locked in a battle for the Iron Throne.
DVDBlu-Ray
2013
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
7.

Fest Selects: Best Lesbian Shorts, Vol. 1

Loading...
A collection of lesbian short films from some of the top films festivals.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

The World According to Shorts

Loading...
La perra: A sexy satire in which a couple with empty lives invents a fantasy about the new maid in order to satisfy their sexual obsessions.; We have decided not to die: Three figures undergo transformation through three rituals in a modern day allegorical triptych.; United we stand: Eight old-timers come upon a young woman stuck in a swamp.; Antichrist: A group of young boys have a leader who believes himself to be the Antichrist. He goads the others into daring games until things spin out of control.; The old woman's shop: An old lady travels from her village to the city in order to sell a chicken so that she can buy a present for her grandson.; Ring of fire: An animated film in which two cowboys are looking for sexual pleasure in a land of dangerous and fascinating creatures.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
9.

Somers Town

Loading...
Tomo, just turned sixteen, and released from social care, runs away to London from a lonely dificult life in the Midlands. Marek, a Polish immigrant, lives with his father who drinks with his friends most evenings after working on a construction site. Marek is a keen photographer, quiet and sensitive. He is not comfortable in his father's world. Both struggle to make sense of their new world, and a chance meeting in Somers Town, London leads the two to form an unexpected partnership.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Kedma

Loading...
A group of European Jewish refugees arrive in Palestine in the critical year of 1948. Carried on deck of the freighter, Kedma, they come ashore to find not the Promised Land, but a war torn desert in the bloody throes of transformation into the state of Israel. Rescued from a British Army ambush at beachside by Palmach Jewish guerrillas, the refugees are remade into soldiers expected to offer their lives to defend a nation that does not yet exist in a land they have never known.
DVD
2004; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Shoah

Loading...
The Nazi extermination of Jews is examined through interviews of survivors, witnesses and perpetrators and through footage of the sites of the death camps and environs as they appear today. Those interviewed include Jewish survivors of the death camps and the Warsaw ghetto uprising, Polish farmers and villagers who lived near the camps and Nazis who worked in the camps and the ghettos.
DVD
2003; 1985
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

The Last Klezmer: Leopold Kozlowski, His Life and Music

Loading...
Yale Strom traveled to Eastern Europe to search for remnants of klezmer music (Jewish folk melodies) that survived the Holocaust such as recordings, sheet music and klezmer musicians. In this program he interviews and travels with Leopold Kozlowski, the last klezmer, who grew up in the tradition.
VHS
1996; 1994
Ivy (By Request)
13.

Lang Ist Der Weg

Loading...
A forgotten classic and a film of passionate restraint, made by and about Jewish Displaced Persons. Produced in the American zone of occupied Germany in the aftermath of World War II, this first feature film to represent the Holocaust from a Jewish point of view has the power of a collective self-portrait. The young hero is deported in the liquidation of the Warsaw Ghetto, jumps an Auschwitz-bound transport to take his chances in the countryside, and ultimately survives the war with a band of Jewish partisans to search for his family in the ruins of liberated Poland.
DVD
2006; 1949
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

75th Annual Academy Awards Short Films

Loading...
Collection of short films nominated for the 2003 75th Annual Academy Awards. Includes an extra feature on how to submit a short film to the Academy.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

Image Before My Eyes

Loading...
This documentary vividly recreates Jewish life in Poland from the late nineteenth century through the 1930's using rare film footage, memorabilia, photographs, music, and interviews.
VHS
1992; 1980
Ivy (By Request)
16.

Rosa Luxemburg

Loading...
Rosa Luxemburg, a Polish Jewess was born on March 5, 1871. She became German through an unconsumated marriage and at the beginning of the century, played an important role in the political and moral fields. She was at the sides of Bebel, Jaures, Lenin during all the major international congresses. She was also an ardent pacifist and spent the greatest part of the war in prison.
VHS
1994
Ivy (By Request)
17.

Motorways of the Sea: Meeresautobahnen = Las Autopistas del Mar = les Autoroutes de la Mer = les Autostrade del Mare = Autostrady Morskie

Loading...
"Heavy goods traffic on the European road network continues to increase. This results in congestion and harms the environment. Is there a solution to this? Yes: the sea. Waterborne transport is emerging as a viable alternative for the movement of freight between Member States. The European Union plans to develop 'Motorways of the Sea' around Eruope's coastline."--Container.
DVD
2006
Alderman (3rd Floor Central Reading Room)
18.

Road Safety: Everybody's Business = Strabenverkehrssicherheit, Das Gegt Uns Alle an = la Seguridad Vial, Es Asunto de Todos = la Securite Routiere, C'est L'affaire de Tous = Sicurezza Stradale, Un Affare di Tutti = Bezpieczenstwo Drogowe-Sprawa Kazdego Z Nas

Loading...
"The European Union has set itself the goal of reducing the number of road deaths by half before 2010. In other words, of saving 25,000 lives a year. How? Various measures are foreseen. These include reinforcing controls on the three principal causes of serious accidents-excessive speed,driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs and not wearing a seat belt; giving increased consideration to more vulnerable road users such as motorcyclists; improving infrastructures and putting greater emphasis on technological progress such as the electronic stability control ESC etc."--Container.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

Three Colors: White

Loading...
The mysterious tale of a man whose life disintegrates when his beautiful wife of six months deserts him...and he plots revenge. D
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

El Milagro de P. Tinto

Loading...
An elderly man longs for a suitable heir to the Pinto family enterprise, a communion wafer factory, and struggles to keep the factory's contract with the Vatican ... although perhaps he can make more money selling pizza and chicken.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)