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Reinas

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Five headstrong mothers (the "queens" in the title) cope with the drama that surrounds the mass wedding of their gay sons. As these five very different women deal with their own desires, prejudices and history, they attempt to survive the weekend as sex, anger, bigotry and love hilariously clash in this ultimate wedding film about the strength of love and the importance of family.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
102.

My Mother Likes Women: A Mi Madre le Gustan Las Mujeres

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In this comedy, three sisters' lives are athrown off-kilter by their divorced mother's sudden sexual awakening. The sisters are shocked when she announces her new love - a young woman and fellow pianist. The daughers quickly label Eliska a gold-digger and concoct a hilarious plat to break the couple up. Later, they realize the folly of their plan, and must conspire to clean up the mess they've created.
DVD
2005; 2002
Clemons (Stacks)
103.

La Mala Educación: Bad Education

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Traces the effects of sexual abuse and religious schooling on the lives of two lifelong friends.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
104.

Antonio Pérez: Justicia y Razón de Estado

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Part of the series about King Philip II - Felipe - of Spain. Viewed through the lens of time, Philip II was not the cruel tyrant portrayed by so many. In fact, his reign was generally just, but his bureaucratic absolutism, with its disregard for local conditions and privileges, inevitably caused discontent and even revolt. This program discusses the court of Philip II, an industrious king who loved justice yet was little disposed to clemency or forgetfulness of wrongs.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
105.

Fuenteovejuna

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A dramatization of Lope Félix de Vega Carpio's play produced for Spanish television about 15th century peasants who rise up against a cruel lord.
DVD
2004; 1972
Clemons (Stacks)
106.

La Maquina del Estado

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Program explores the interrelation of church and state during Philip II's reign as he zealously championed the Counter-Revolution, albeit not without subverting even the Spanish Inquisition to his political aims.
DVD
2003; 1998
Clemons (Stacks)
107.

El Princrincipe Renacentista

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"This program looks at the Renaissance as it flourished in Spain during the 16th century and Philip's role in it as a scholar and patron of the arts. Fernando Checa, director of the Museo del Prado, is featured"
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
108.

Belle Epoque

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Fernando, a handsome, young Spanish Civil War deserter who befriends a free-thinking artist, finds himself in a romantic dilemma when the artist's four beautiful daughters return to their country home. Which woman should he love?
DVD
2003; 1992
Clemons (Stacks)
109.

El Sol del Membrillo: Dream of Light (Quince Tree of the Sun)

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During the autumn months of 1990, López the artist attempts to paint a ripening quince tree in the garden of his house in Madrid. The play of light on the leaves and the splendour of the golden fruit proves increasingly elusive to capture as the nights draw in and the fruit begins to drop. Life goes on around the painting and López is visited by friends and fellow artists who provide lighthearted interludes.
VHS
2000; 1990
Ivy (By Request)
110.

El Espinazo del Diablo: Una Película

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During the Spanish Civil War, young Carlos is abandoned at an isolated orphanage. Tensions there have been building for years, exacerbated by the unexploded bomb resting in the courtyard. Bullies scheme, tempers flare, and a ghost that visits Carlos's bed seems to be the key to it all.
VHS
2001
Ivy (By Request)
111.

Nico and Dani

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A Spanish coming of age story focusing on the antics of two 17 year olds, who have a posh beach house almost all to themselves one summer. This is also a summer of sexual awakenings.
DVD
2001; 2000
Clemons (Stacks)
112.

Carne Trémula

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The lives of five people are intertwined by romance, friendship and rivalry. Victor has fallen for a woman, Elena. Elena wants nothing to do with Victor and she calls the cops when he shows up at her apartment. The two cops that show up are David and Sancho. Sancho is a chronic, abusive drunk and believes his wife, Clara may be having an affair with his partner, David.
DVD
2001; 1997
113.

Miró: The Catalan Master

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"In this program, 20th century surrealist Joán Miró talks about his life and the various influences on his work. It features a complete selection of Miró's masterpieces, with each piece brought to life through expert commentary."--Container.
VHS
1997; 1993
Ivy (By Request)
114.

Romería, Day of the Virgin

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Documents the pilgrimage (romería)to the shrine of the Virgin, near the town of Alcalá de los Gazules, Cadiz, Spain, in September of each year. Everyday life of the people, preparations for the day-long religious ceremony (which includes music), and religious beliefs are highlighted.
VHS
1986
Ivy (By Request)
115.

Flamenco, Flamenco

An evolutionary musical odyssey through a dynamic art form, crafted by Oscar-winning filmmakers, FLAMENCO, FLAMENCO reaches beyond the borders of Spanish culture toward universal artistic expression.
Online
2018; 2010
116.

Spain, in the Shadow of the Sun: The Image of Modern Spain

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Documentary of a new Spanish magazine El Europeo and how it is trying to present a new image of Spain that is more international, more European.
VHS
1991
Ivy (By Request)
117.

Raza

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Pedro Churruca, a marine, has been killed in Cuba during the confrontation between Spain and the United States. His widow, Isabel Acuña educates her children to follow very different paths. Isabel lives with a military man; Jaime enters a monastary; Pedro pursues a political career, and José a military career. The Spanish Civil War provokes a disintegration of the family.
DVD
2006; 1941
Clemons (Stacks)
118.

Sin Novedad En el Alcazar

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Based on the famous Siege of the Alcazár, which was held during the opening stages of the Spanish Civil War and led by Nationalist Colonel Jos ̌Moscard ̤Ituarte against overwhelming Republican forces. During the siege, Moscard ̤refused to surrender the fortress, leading to the execution of his 24-year-old son Luis. The siege ended in September 1936 with the arrival of the Army of Africa under Francisco Franco.
DVD
2006; 1940
Clemons (Stacks)
119.

La Fiel Infanteria

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After months on the front of the Civil war, the soldiers are given relief to visit their families. But tranquility is short, and they get orders to return. The Barleta Battalion has received a sacrifice mission, the taking of Burned Hill.
DVD
2006; 1959
Clemons (Stacks)
120.

La Patrulla

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Five soldiers are photographed together in Madrid at the end of the civil war. One dies and the others separate making a promise to reunite in the same place of the photo in ten years. Each one follows different paths in life and finds difficulities making the reunion.
DVD
2006; 1954
Clemons (Stacks)