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Paris Vu Par Chabrol, Douchet, Godard, Pollet, Rohmer, Rouch: Six in Paris

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Six short films present stories of different neighborhoods of Paris. In "Rue Saint Denis", an experienced prostitute picks up a virginal dishwasher; in "Place de l'Etoile", a timid salesclerk thinks he has committed murder; in Montparnasse et Levallois, a woman is afraid she has mixed up letters to her two boyfriend; in "La muette" a young boy finds a way to ignore his obnoxious parents.
VHS
1993; 1965
Ivy (By Request)
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Latcho Drom: Bonne Route = Safe Journey

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Presents, in documentary format, scenes and music from Gypsy cultures in India, Egypt, Turkey, Romania, Hungary, Slovakia, France and Spain.
VHS
1996; 1993
Ivy (By Request)
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La Maman et la Putain: The Mother and the Whore

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Story of the obsessive sexual relationship between an intellectual, his lover, and a kinky nurse. Explores the cultural phenomenon of sex without love.
VHS
1998; 1973
Ivy (By Request)
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Un Héros Très Discret: A Self Made Hero

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A young Frenchman flees to Paris at the end of World War II and invents a past as a hero of the resistance.
VHS
1998
Ivy (By Request)
5.

Edvard Munch

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This film mixes fact and fiction to tell the story of Norwegian artist, Edvard Munch, an important figure in modern art. All the dialog attributed to Munch in the film is taken from his diaries.
VHS
1994; 1976
Ivy (By Request)
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Xiang Nü Xiao Xiao: A Girl From Hunan

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A child bride raises her illegitimate son as her husband's younger brother.
VHS
1992; 1986
Ivy (By Request)
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Rue Cases-Nègres: Sugar Cane Alley

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Jose, an eleven-year old orphan, wins a partial scholarship. His grandmother, a poor sugar-cane worker, makes many sacrifices to give him a better life through education.
VHS
1995; 1983
Ivy (By Request)
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Ai Tsai Tʻsao Yuan Te Tien Kung: A Mongolian Tale

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Returning to Inner Mongolia, a man makes a discovery which leaves him feeling betrayed. He feels he must leave Mongolia and his dreams of happiness with the woman he loves. He sings of his love as a traveling troubador while searching again for his love.
VHS
1998; 1993
Ivy (By Request)
9.

Como Era Gostoso o Meu Francês: How Tasty Was My Little Frenchman

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In the coastal wilds of 16th-century Brazil, a French soldier is captured by a tribe of man-eating Indians.
VHS
1995; 1973
Ivy (By Request)
10.

Fire

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Banned in India, this film was the first to confront lesbianism in that country.
VHS
1998; 1996
Ivy (By Request)
11.

Taxi Blues

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A hard-working, patriotic taxi driver starts to go over the edge when he meets up with a flaky, westernized, Jewish jazz musician who represents everything the taxi driver despises ... and secretly desires.
VHS
1992; 1990
Ivy (By Request)
12.

Maborosi

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Haunted by the mysterious loss of her grandmother many years before, a young mother struggles to come to terms with the sudden loss of her husband.
VHS
1998; 1995
Ivy (By Request)
13.

Profundo Carmesí: Deep Crimson

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The story of Nicolas and Coral, a couple who roam the back roads of Mexico looking for lonely women who Nicholas seduces and the insanely Coral then murders.
VHS
1999; 1996
Ivy (By Request)
14.

Gabbeh

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"A folkloric carpet (Gabbeh), picturing a man and a woman riding away on horseback, is the prized possession of an elderly nomadic couple. When they ... wash it ..., a beautiful young woman ... emerges from the carpet to ... reveal the secret of the carpet" -- container.
VHS
1999
Ivy (By Request)
15.

Rosa Luxemburg

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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)
16.

Bez Solnt͡sa: Sans Soleil = Sunless

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An unknown woman reads and comments on the letters she receives from a friend, a free-lance cameraman who travels around the world and wonders about the meaning of his work and about the role of the memory he helps create.
VHS
1993; 1982
Ivy (By Request)
17.

J'ai Pas Sommeil: I Can't Sleep

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Based on the true story of Thierry Paulin, who with his male lover murdered over 20 elderly women in Paris in the 1980s.
VHS
1996
Ivy (By Request)
18.

Diabolo Menthe: Peppermint Soda

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The spirited and entertaining tale of two teen-aged sisters living in Paris in the turbulent year of 1963.
VHS
1993; 1977
Ivy (By Request)
19.

Rue Cases-Nègres: Sugar Cane Alley

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A poor, hard-working sugar-cane-plantation worker makes many sacrifices to improve her 11-year-old orphaned grandson's chances in life by giving him a good education.
VHS
1995; 1983
Ivy (By Request)
20.

Dragon Chow

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An Asian political refugee arrives in Hamburg and finds himself in a land of welfare hotels and con men. He joins forces with a friend in an attempt to open a restaurant and storm the citadel of Western capitalism.
VHS
1988; 1987
Ivy (By Request)