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1.

Mother of Mine

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When nine-year-old Eero's father is killed at the beginning of World War II his mother, broken by grief, is unable to care for him. She sends Eero out of Finland to live with a family in Sweden, away from the conflict. Feeling abandoned by his biological Finnish mother, he cannot quite attach to his Swedish surrogate mother. When the war ends, and he returns to his mother in Finland, his confusion intensifies.; Uncle: Biography of a humble man, retold by an anonymous nephew, who strings together a collection of his uncle's passions, failings and beliefs.
DVD
2007; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Karen Blixen's Babettes Gæstebud

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At once a rousing paean to artistic creation, a delicate evocation of divine grace, and the ultimate film about food, the Oscar-winning Babette's Feast is a layered tale of a French housekeeper with a mysterious past who brings quiet revolution in the form of one exquisite meal to a circle of starkly pious villagers in late nineteenth-century Denmark.
DVD
2013
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
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Going Down in la-la Land

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"Young, handsome, and ambitious, Adam arrives from New York with dreams of becoming a star. He moves in with his zany best friend Candy, who, between auditions, spends her time a the gym, shopping, or looking for a wealthy man. Soon Adam finds himself dealing with down-and -out directors, washed up starlets, closeted celebrties, and meth addicts, as he starts to lose himself in a seamy underworld of gay porn and prostitution." -- Container.
DVD
2012; 2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Last Survivor: Four Tragedies, Four Journeys, One Purpose

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A documentary that explores the idea of genocide in the 21st century. Follows the lives of survivors of four different genocides (The Holocaust, Rwanda, Darfur, and Congo). Presents the stories of survivors and their struggle to make sense of tragedy by working to educate, motivate and inspire a civic response to mass atrocity crimes.
DVD
2011
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Fest Selects: Best Gay Shorts, Vol. 1

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A collection of gay short films from some of the top films festivals.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fest Selects: Best Lesbian Shorts, Vol. 1

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A collection of lesbian short films from some of the top films festivals.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Salmer Fra Kjøkkenet

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"A Swedish efficiency expert under strict orders not to interact with his subject is sent to improve a Norwegian farmer's culinary efforts. But the sly old farmer much prefers to amuse himself by impeding the timid researcher's work! Soon, in the struggle between neutral observation and the need for human interaction, the kitchen becomes a battleground!" -- Container.
DVD
2004; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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European Short Films

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The second collection of European short films from Cinema16. This specially compiled two-disc edition of classic, cult and award winning shorts from European filmmakers marks the launch of Cinema16 in the US. It features previously unseen short films and early works by some of today's most notable European filmmakers, as well as award-winning films from its rising stars. The release features some of the best shorts from Cinema16's previous releases as well as some new additions.
BookDVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Insomnia

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Disgraced Swedish detective Jonas Engström travels to Northern Norway to solve a brutal murder. Unable to sleep through the night of the midnight sun, Engström quickly loses his grip on the case and his mind.
DVD
1999; 1997
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Raid

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Raid is a rought-and-tumble cop who is called in to solve a crime when conventional methods fail.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Reconstruction

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This story follows Alex, a photographer, and beautiful Aimee who meet by chance and fall in love in the course of one intense day.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Elisabeth Kübler-Ross: Facing Death

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Dr. Elisabeth Kubler-Ross who has devoted her life to the study of death and dying, has done much to de-stigmatize dying and to draw attention to the treatment of the terminally ill. Now she lives in seclusion in the Arizona desert, on the verge of the transition she researched so passionately. Conversations with Elisabeth form the core of the film as she looks back on her life, describes her childhood and her work and explains how she herself faces aging and impending death. Includes interviews with family and colleagues, as well as extensive archival material.
VHS
2002
Health Sciences (Rare Shelves)
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Escape to the E.U.?: Human Rights and Immigration Policy in Conflict

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Drawing on case studies, archival footage, and interviews, this documentary examines controversial changes in immigration policy in the European Union since the Geneva Refugee Convention of 1951 and their effects on present-day refugees and asylum-seekers.
VHS
2002
Ivy (By Request)
15.

Alaska: Spirit of the Wild

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Journey through a beautiful land of Arctic ice, natural phenomena and exotic wildlife.
DVD
2001; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

The Dancer

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Follows the young and gifted Katja Bjorner through years of intensive training at the Royal Swedish Ballet School as she develops into an international ballet star.
DVD
2005; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

Gitmo

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Film attempts to document what really goes on at America's detention center in the war on terror - Guantanamo Bay, Cuba.
DVD
2007; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Gamle Mænd I Nye Biler =: Old Men in New Cars

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When hardened criminal Harald is released from prison, he joins up with two former henchmen. Before he resumes his criminal ways, his dying surrogate father asks him to find his biological son. Prequel to Sprang Olsen's box office hit in China "They eat dogs."
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

Vinterkyss: Kissed by Winter

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After a horrible accident, guilt-stricken Victoria leaves her husband and flees to the countryside where she starts a new job and soon becomes entangled in an unusual murder investigation, When she is swept into the life of the main suspect and embarks on a passionate affair, she must come to terms with the unthinkable tragedy that has clouded her life.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Arven: The Inheritance

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Christoffer, who four years earlier abandoned the family steel business for an idyllic life as a restauranteur with the woman he loves, Maria, a rising actress. But when Christoffer's father commits suicide, Christoffer's domineering and manipulative mother compels him to return home to take control. Maria's worst fears for Christoffer are tragically realized as he must contend with a business on the brink of financial ruin and a brother-in-law scheming for control. Christoffer must make wrenching decisions that threaten to tear his family apart and destroy his soul.
DVD
2005; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)