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All of Me =: Llévate Mis Amores

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Mexico and the United States share the greatest border between the first and third world. Thousands of migrants expose themselves to every danger as they travel north on a train called The Beast. That's where they meet the Patronas, a group of Mexican women who, every day since 1995, make food and toss it to the helpless as the train rushes by.
DVD
2017; 2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Absent House

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Pioneering architect Fernando Abruña Charneco, FAIA, confronts climate change with his sustainable constructions. An apprentice of R. Buckminster Fuller, Charneco puts nature first before erecting a building -- a practice which would later be labeled as sustainable green architecture.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Absent House

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Pioneering architect Fernando Abruña Charneco, FAIA, confronts climate change with his sustainable constructions. An apprentice of R. Buckminster Fuller, Charneco puts nature first before erecting a building -- a practice which would later be labeled as sustainable green architecture.
Online
2015; 2013
UVA Library (Item is on order)
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Emilia: An Untold Cuban American Story

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Emilia Teurbe Tolón, was the first woman deported from Cuba for political insurgency and the woman who sewed the first Cuban national flag in 1850 in New York.
DVDBlu-Ray
2017
Clemons (Stacks)
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Violeta Se Fue a los Cielos

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The extraordinary story of the iconic poet, musician and folksinger Violeta Parra, whose songs have become hymns for Chileans and Latin Americans alike. Director Andres Wood traces the intensity and explosive vitality of her life, from humble origins to international fame, her defense of indigenous cultures and devotion to her art.
DVD
2013; 2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Los Rubios: The Blonds

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Using a combination of fiction and documentary, Albertina Carri traces her parents' disappearance in 1977 during the regime of the Argentine junta.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Lope

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Biographical drama about 16th century Spanish playwright Lope De Vega.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
8.

Jamás Leí a Onetti

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DVD
2010; 2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Che

Che

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A portrait of the man who overthrew a dictatorship and became a revolutionary before his life was ended. Includes both Che Part One: The Argentine and Part Two: Guerrilla and bonus features.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Trazando Aleida: La Historia de Una Búsqueda

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Traces the efforts of an adult orphan, whose parents were "disappeared" by the Mexican government in 1975, to track down and reunite with her long-lost brother.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Monseñor: The Last Journey of Óscar Romero

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In El Salvador in the late '70s, one man was the voice of the poor, the disenfranchised, and the disappeared, all struggling under the corrupt Salvadoran government. Appointed Archbishop in early 1977, Monsenor Oscar Romero worked tirelessly and in constant personal peril until the day he was assassinated in March of 1980. Romero broke off ties with the military and aligned himself with the poor, delivering messages of hope in weekly sermons which became national events.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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El Lute

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Cuenta la historia de Eleuterio Sánchez, un ladrón quién se negó sus criminales socios durante el reinado del Franco, y hizo un héroe popular.; Tells the story of Eleuterio Sánchez, a thief who refused to identify his fellow criminals during Franco's reign, and became a folk hero.
DVD
2005; 1987
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El Misterio Eva Perón

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Actress, seductress, political powerhouse and cultural icon of Argentina and the world, the life and legend of Maria Eva Duarte de Perón, or Evita, as she came to be known, endures to this day. Yet Evita, a woman of poor origins who rose to become the first lady of Argentina, was as hated by the upperclass of her country as she was loved by the poor masses whose causes she championed. Balances and finally completes the picture of Evita's life, death, and the history of postwar Argentina.
DVD
2008; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
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Caballé: Beyond Music

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"Featuring one of the finest voices of recent time, this documentary accompanies Montserrat Caballé on a journey to some of the most important places in her life. We witness her in conversation, in numerous historic performances and, through the testimonies of friends and fellow musicians, gain a deeper understanding of Montserrat the person and Caballé the artist"--Container.
DVD
2009; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Placido: The Blood of the Poet

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Portrays the dramatic and controversial life of Gabriel de la Concepción Valdés (Placido), a mulatto Cuban poet, who was accused of conspiracy and martyred by the Spanish Colonial Government for his leading role in the rise of African-Hispanic society in 19th century's Cuba.
DVD
1986
Clemons (Stacks)
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Camila

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Recounts the true story of a young Catholic socialite from Buenos Aires, Camila O'Gorman, who falls in love and runs away with a young Jesuit priest, Ladislao Gutierrez, in 1847. Eventually they are found and executed by the repressive government. The film also makes a statement about the affect of dictatorship on personal and political freedom.
DVD
2002; 1984
Clemons (Stacks)
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Grey Gardens

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Based on the life stories Edith "Big Edie" Bouvier Beale and her daughter, Edith "Little Edie" Bouvier Beale who are the eccentric aunt and first cousin of Jackie Onassis. They were raised as Park Avenue débutantes, but withdrew from New York society. They took shelter at their Long Island summer home called 'Grey Gardens.' As their wealth and contact with the outside world dwindled, so did their grasp on reality. They were reintroduced to the world when international tabloids learned of a health department raid on their home. At that point, Jackie swooped in to save her relatives.
DVD
2009
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Luis Vargas: The Bachata Story : Santo Domingo Blues

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Viewers are treated not only to a bittersweet success story about one immigrant artist, but an understanding of this once-maligned music style.
DVD
2007; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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I, the Worst of All: Yo, la Peor de Todas

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This historical drama tells the story of Juana Inés de la Cruz, one of the greatest poets of the Spanish Siglo de Oro. In order to pursue her passion for writing, Juana enters the convent. There, she develops an intimate relationship with the vicereine, who inspires her poetry. But when the forces of the Inquisition invade the convent, the women have only each other to turn to.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Goya

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In Bordeaux, France, in the early 1800's, Goya suffers from strange visions and nightmares. Goya reflects on his tumultuous career: a love affair with the beautiful Duchess of Alba and the evil crusade of Napoleon's French army.
DVD
2000; 1999
Clemons (Stacks)