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1.

Peau D'ane

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A princess flees marriage to her father by wearing his prize donkey skin as a disguise. When a neighboring Prince comes to town, a romance is born.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
2.

The Other Side

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In an invisible territory at the margins of society lives a wounded community who face the threat of being forgotten by political institutions and having their rights as citizens trampled. Through this hidden pocket of humanity, Robert Minervini opens a window to the abyss of today's America.
DVD
2016
Clemons (Stacks)
3.

Le Déjeuner Sur L'herbe

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Comedy about a professor running for the "Presidency of Europe." His political platform advocates artificial insemination as the way to improving the future of the human race. His views on reproduction are radically altered when he meets a robust peasant girl with a burning desire to have a child.
DVD
2008; 1959
Clemons (Stacks)
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Les Espions

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Spies from all sides converge on a psychiatric clinic where an atomic scientist is being hidden. [Halliwell's].
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
5.

L'emploi du Temps

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Businessman Vincent is leading a double life. He was fired from his job and constructed an elaborate fantasy of employment that has become his full-time occupation. Vincent must decide which of his lives is more important.
DVD
2002
Clemons (Stacks)
6.

Cléo de 5 à 7

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A singer waiting for the result of a medical examination wanders around Paris thinking she has cancer.
DVD
2000; 1962
Clemons (Stacks)
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3 Hommes et Un Couffin

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Three clueless and hedonistic bachelors are forced to trade dames for diapers when an infant is left on their doorstep.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Le Silence de la Mer

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The movie tells the story of a German officer who is billeted to the house of an elderly man and his niece in occupied France. Vowing never to speak to the invader, the couple listen in silence as the officer pours out his ideas and feelings about music, war and his love of France.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Un Chien Andalou

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Filmed in the subjective language of the unconscious, this early avant-grade film appears as fresh today as when it first appeared.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
10.

Les Yeux Sans Visage: Eyes Without a Face

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A plastic surgeon, holed up in a Paris mansion, is obsessively slicing off the faces of kidnapped women and grafting the flayed skin onto the rotting countenance of his beloved young daughter, disfigured in an automobile accident.
DVD
2004; 1959
Clemons (Stacks)
11.

Breathless: A Bout de Souffle

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A small-time hood kills a police officer and tries to leave France, but his American girlfriend betrays him to the police, leading to a deadly conclusion.
DVD
2007; 1960
Clemons (Stacks)
12.

Trafic

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The bumbling Monsieur Hulot, an auto company's director of design, takes his new vehicle (a camper tricked out with absurd gadgetry) to an auto show in Amsterdam. But he and his entourage find life on the road is filled with setbacks. The film is both a sight-gag comedy and a critique of car culture.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

L'amour Par Terre

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A film director (Clement) invites two actresses to his home to work on a performance. A magician named Paul is his current lover and lives in Clement's home. After the actresses arrive, they find themselves influenced by Paul's magic.
DVD
2008; 1984
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Lumumba

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Dramatizes the life of Congolese revolutionary, Patrice Lumumba, who lead his country to independence from Belgium in 1960. He served for less than a year as the first elected prime minister, until he was brutally assassinated.
DVD
2002; 2000
Clemons (Stacks)
15.

La Vie Est à Nous

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Created as a mouthpiece of the French Communist Party prior to the elections of 1936. The Party's policies are put across in a series of documentary newsreels, political speeches and sketches.
DVD
2003; 1936
Clemons (Stacks)
16.

Avant-Garde 2: Experimental Cinema, 1928-1954

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A tribute to the Rohauer Collection, including works by Stan Brakhage and Willard Maas, and others. Films include Geography of the Body; The Potted Psalm; The Cage; Interim; Rebus-Film No. 1; and Pacific 231.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
17.

La Bête Humaine

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Train engineer Jacques lusts after the wife of his co-worker Robaud. Robaud kills his boss and Jacques witnesses the murder. In order to keep Jacques quiet, Robaud allows Jacques to have an affair with his wife, creating a tragic love triangle.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
18.

Tirez Sur le Pianiste: Shoot the Piano Player

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Charlie Kohler is a piano player in a bar. Lena, a waitress at the bar, is in love with him. One of Charlie's brother, Chico, a crook, takes refuge in the bar because he is being chased by two gangsters, Momo and Ernest. But Charlie's real name is Edouard Saroyan, who was once a virtuoso who gave up playing after his wife's suicide. Charlie now has to deal wih Chico, Ernest, Momo, Fido (his youngest brother who lives with him), and Lena. Charlie ends up stumbling into the criminal underworld and a whirlwind love affair.
DVD
2005; 1960
Clemons (Stacks)
19.

Le Trou

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In a Paris prison cell, five inmates use every ounce of their tenacity and ingenuity in an elaborate attempt to tunnel to freedom. Four of the inmates have been together for awhile in their cell, when Gaspard, the fifth inmate, is added to the cell. The original four inmates must decide if they want to take him into their confidence or not and whether to continue tunneling or not.
DVD
2001; 1960
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Le Journal D'une Femme de Chambre

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A chambermaid with Paris flair gets a job at a country estate. The family she works for and the other staff members are a strange sort and she must learn the ways of country living and neighbor rivalry. After a child is murdered near the estate, she begins to have her suspicions as to whom may be responsible.
DVD
2001; 1964
Clemons (Stacks)