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Siddhartha

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A young man's spiritual odyssey, filmed on location in Rishikesh and Bharatpur, and based on Hesse's novella.
DVD
2002; 1972
Clemons (Stacks)
2.

2 Friends

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Two teenage friends become estranged when the once conventional Kelly becomes a mohawk-wearing punker who experiments with drugs and casual sex.
DVD
2001; 1996
Clemons (Stacks)
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Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East?: Dharmaga Tongjoguro Kan Kkadalgun

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In a remote monastery high up in the mountains an old master, a young monk and an orphaned boy devote themselves to their Buddhist teachings. As the master faces death, he must lead his disciples away from their past ties to the outside world and its rapidly changing values, and point them toward their quest for enlightenment.
DVD
1999; 1989
Clemons (Stacks)
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Tabu

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Two lovers are doomed by a tribal edict decreeing that the girl is "tabu" to all men.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Die Abenteuer des Prinzen Achmed: Ein Silhouetten Film

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Premiered in Germany in 1926 and is based on the stories from "The Arabian nights", this movie has been hailed as the first full-length animated film. This is the story of a wicked sorcerer who tricks Prince Achmed into mounting a magical flying horse intending to send the rider off on a flight to his death.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
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Legong: Dance of the Virgins

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"On the day of the temple feast of Tampaksiring, Poutou, a young maiden who performs the legong, the dance of the virgins at the sacred temple, meets Nyong, a carefree youth from Northern Bali."--Container.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
7.

Winsor McCay: The Master Edition

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Contains new digital transfers of the complete collection of the pioneering animator's existing films plus the documentary Remembering Winsor McCay by film historian John Canemaker as well as commentary by John Canemaker and a stills gallery from the Canemaker Collection.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Piccadilly

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Valentine Wilmot, the owner of the popular Picadilly Club finds his lead male attraction, Victor Smiles (Cyril Ritchard), has quit and that the public has judged Victor's partner Mabel as over the hill. Though they are lovers, Valentine must find another dancer to replace Mabel or face an uncertain future. When a customer (Charles Laughton in his first feature film) complains of a dirty dish, Valentine discovers the answer to all his problems down in the club's scullery...
DVD
2005; 1929
Clemons (Stacks)
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The Sorrow and the Pity: Chronicle of a French City Under the Occupation = la Chagrin et la Pitié : Chronique D'une Ville Française Sous L'occupation

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Through interviews with participants and newsreel footage, examines the occupation of France by the Germans during World War II as it occured in the French city of Clermont-Ferrand. Concentrates on the themes of collaboration and resistance.
DVD
2001; 1969
Clemons (Stacks)
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Back to God's Country: Something New

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Back to God's country: Renee is a beautiful young wife trapped on an ice-bound ship. Captain Blake, a murderous fugitive, will stop at nothing to have his way with her. With only the help of a ferocious dog named Wapi, she must stave off his advances and escape with her severely wounded husband to safety. Something new: a thrilling and hilarious Western where the hero comes to the rescue of the kidnapped girl -- in a 1920 Maxwell sedan! Chased by bandits on horseback across rocky terrain, they survive some of the most amazing (and real) stunts ever attempted in a roadster.
DVD
2001; 1919
Clemons (Stacks)
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Eternal Love

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"During the War of 1806, French soldiers occupy a Swiss hamlet and order the villagers to surrender their rifles. Everyone but Marcus, a hunter in the mountains, complies. Marcus and Ciglia, the minister's niece, are deeply in love. But Pia, a wild mountain girl, vows to win him for herself."--Container.
DVD
2001; 1929
Clemons (Stacks)
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Evangeline

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"In the quiet Acadian village of Grand-Pré, Nova Scotia, lives the beautiful and beloved Evangeline. She is betrothed to Gabriel, but before they can marry, France and England declare war. The Acadians, bound by allegiance to England but with ties of kinship to France, refuse to take up arms. As a result, they are forcefully deported (most ending up in Louisiana). The British set fire to the village as the men are herded aboard a man-o'-war. Evangeline must set sail for unknown lands. Wandering the American wilderness, she begins the search for her lost love."--Container.
DVD
2001; 1929
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

The Gay Desperado

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"Pablo Braganza is a Mexican bandit who is inspired by an American gangster film to reorganize his outlaw gang to Chicago standards and practices. Also a music lover, Pablo kidnaps young opera singer Chivo because he likes his voice. Pablo then forces Chivo to capture the son of an American millionaire and his fiancee. When the rich boy escapes solo, the gay desperado serenades the fiery girlfriend amid every sort of chaos."--Container.
DVD
2001; 1936
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Chang: A Drama of the Wilderness

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"Shot entirely in Siam, the film tells the story of a farmer and his family who have settled a small patch of land on the edge of the jungle. Their existence is a constant struggle against the many wild animals around, "--Container.
DVD
2000; 1927
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

The Cameraman's Revenge and Other Fantastic Tales: The Amazing Puppet Animation of Ladislaw Starewicz

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Six animated works produced by Starewicz in Moscow and Paris between the years 1912 and 1958. As the world's first great puppet and stop-motion model animator, Starewicz was best known for his insect stories. Starewicz's grasshoppers, dogs, frogs, dolls, and other creatures portray heroics and follies with an exuberance of humor and invention.
DVD
2000; 1993
Clemons (Stacks)
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Night Tide

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A lonely sailor is attracted to a young woman who plays a mermaid at a seaside resort. He ignores dark rumors that she has killed past lovers.
DVD
1999; 1963
Clemons (Stacks)
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South: Sir Ernest Shackleton's Glorious Epic of the Antarctic

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Chronicles one of history's greatest epics of courage and leadership: the 1914 expedition of Sir Ernest Shackleton to cross Antarctica via the South Pole.
DVD
2000; 1919
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

The Bat Whispers

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In this thriller that helped inspire Batman's creation, a gothic mansion is the setting for mystery and terror as a wealthy spinister tries to learn a mysterious thief's identity.
DVD
1999; 1930
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

In the Land of the War Canoes: A Drama of Kwakiutl Indian Life on the Northwest Coast

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Presents an epic saga of Kwakiutl Indian life on the northwest coast of America as filmed in the summer of 1914 at Kwakiutl villages on Vancouver Island, Canada, by Edward S. Curtis who spent three years with the Kwakiutl to meticulously recreate their way of life before the white man came. In addition to magnificent painted war canoes, the film features native costumes, dancing and rituals -- including a powerful scene of vision quest. Edited and restored with the addition of an authentic sound track of music and chants recorded by the Kwakiutls in 1972.
DVD
2000; 1973
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Woman in the Dunes: Suna No Onna

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An amateur biologist escapes the bustle of the city by studying beetles in remote sand dunes. After missing the last bus, he accepts a villager's offer to spend the night in a widow's shack at the bottom of a deep sand pit. In the morning he finds he is trapped. At first enraged, the man's hatred for the woman soon turns to searing, erotic lust.
DVD
1999; 1964
Clemons (Stacks)