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41.

Craft in America: Season Two

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"Explores the themes of origins and process as part of the vitality, history and significance of the craft movement in America, and its impact on our nation's rich cultural heritage. Capturing the beauty, creativity, and originality of the handmade, the film highlights artists and institutions."--Container.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
42.

God in America

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Tells the sweeping and dramatic story of religious life in America, examining more than 500 years of American religious history, from the voyage of Christopher Columbus to the 2008 presidential election. Examine this history as it has played out in public life, exploring the complex interaction between religion and democracy in the United States; the origins of the American concept of religious liberty; the dynamics of the ever-evolving American religious marketplace; and more.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
43.

Jack Kerouac

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Fernand Séguin interviews Jack Kerouac about his travels, his childhood, and his writing and inspiration. This interview was originally broadcast in 1967 on the television program, Le Sel de la semaine.
DVD
2010; 1967
Clemons (Stacks)
44.

The Lost JFK Tapes: The Assassination

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Reveals rarely seen archival footage that has been digitally captured and assembled into a detailed timeline. Included is footage capturing the real-time horror of parade-goers who witnessed the killing, the out-of-breath local anchors reporting the breaking news bulletin, the priest who describes administering the president's last rites and the ongoing, on-air speculation over who fired the fatal shots. Includes news footage, radio reports, audio recordings, and home movies.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
45.

JFK: 3 Shots That Changed America

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Examines raw film and audio footage of the Kennedy assassination in Fort Worth, Tex., Nov. 22, 1963.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)
46.

Mitch Fatel Is Magical: Live, Extended & Uncensored

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Comedian Mitch Fatel delivers a one hour routine at the OC Pavilion theater in Santa Ana, California.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
47.

Jo Koy: Don't Make Him Angry

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Jo Koy, one of today's most gifted young comedians, takes a hilarious and edgy look at everything from America's obsession with road rage to some of his most intimate family moments.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
48.

The Lazarus Effect

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"HIV/AIDS has killed more than 20 million people in Africa, but it is a preventable and treatable disease. Antiretroviral (ARV) drugs, which block HIV's assault on the body's immune system, can transform the lives of people from near death to health in as little as three months ... 'The Lazarus effect' documents the real impact that large-scale AIDS programs and affordable access to antiretroviral medication can have on people, families and communities in sub-Saharan Africa."--Cinema Guild Website.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
49.

Whale Wars

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Documents the three-month sojourn of the staff and volunteers of the Sea Shepherd and the tactics used to cripple the whaling trade. Viewers are taken on an adventure that spotlights how the group takes action against alleged illegal whaling operations.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
50.

Bill Cosby

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A look at the legendary TV comic whose life away from the cameras has often been anything but funny. After flunking out of high school, Cosby's hilarious riffs on life connected with audiences, and he became a stand-up and sitcom superstar. Along the way he suffered tragedy and controversy, but because of his long-lasting appeal and big endorsement deals with Jell-O and Coca-Cola, Cosby remains one of the top names in American comedy.
DVD
2010; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
51.

Baseball: Tenth Inning

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The game of baseball continues to reflect the complicated country that created it. Players and owners wage a battle over money and power; Cal Ripken becomes the game's new Iron Man; sluggers Mark McGwire, Sammy Sosa, and Barry Bonds do things that have never been done before; the Yankees build a dynasty, while their arch rivals, the Red Sox, stage the greatest comeback in history. In September of 2001, baseball offers the hope that things will one day return to normal.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
52.

La Ink: Season 1, Volume 2

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"Kat Von D has the hottest tattoo shop in L.A. As Kat and her talented crew experience all the wild opportunities that a successful shop has to offer, including superstar clients, rock-n-roll lifestyles, and setting a world record, they soon discover that business and pleasure can't always mix."--Container.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
53.

Journey to Planet Earth: The State of the Planet's Oceans

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"Investigates the health and sustainability of the world's oceans, with a special emphasis on climate change and issues affecting marine reserves, fisheries and coastal ecosystems" -- Container.
BookDVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
54.

Clash of the Cavemen

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Go back 30,000 years to the Ice Age in Europe when the Cro Magnon may have clashed with a completely different species of humans, the Neanderthals. The Neanderthals were stocky, powerful and able to tolerate intense pain, while their foes, the Cro-Magnons, were a weaker, more fragile species, but with a superior brain capable of complex thought.
DVD
2008
Clemons (Stacks)
55.

La Ink: Season 1, Volume 1

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Kat Von D has come home to L.A. to open up her own tattoo shop. She already has a wait-list of clients a mile long including celebrities, rising starlets, punk rockers and tattoo collectors. The news has spread, and before the shop has even opened, it's clear it will be one of the most popular in L.A. But with popularity comes headaches, drama, and lots of business streaming through the door."--Container.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
56.

Little People, Big World: Season 1

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Matt and Amy Roloff are little people who are just four feet tall, but they are determined to make it on their own terms as they raise a family of little and average sized children on their Oregon farm. The Roloffs confront many of the emotional and financial burdens that face any other family, from starting a new business to dealing with teenage rebellion, but are also forced to come up with unique and ingenious solutions to everyday tasks.
DVD
2010; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
57.

The Real Housewives of Atlanta: Season 1

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Bravo gives you an inside look at five of Atlanta's social elite, DeShawn, Kim, Lisa, NeNe, and Sheree - to see what it's like to live a privileged, protected, and perfect life - southern style. Only... everything isn't always peaches and cream. These ladies have family troubles, money troubles, and marriage troubles just like everyone else. But they also have diamond jewelry, shopping sprees, and luxury cars.
DVD
2010; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
58.

Ongka's Big Moka

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In Papua New Guinea, status is earned by giving things away rather than acquiring them. Explores the Moka, a ceremony in which people give gifts to members of other tribes. The larger the gift, the greater the victory over the recipient. Follows Ongka as he prepares for the giving of his Moka.
DVD
2003; 1974
Clemons (Stacks)
59.

America: The Story of Us

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"A riveting adventure of how America was invented. 'America the story of us' focuses on the people, ideas and events that built our nation, covering 400 years of America history in the most extensive and in-depth television series ever produced by History. Sharing their thoughts on the building of America, and what it means to be an American, are a world-class group of individuals including Tom Brokaw, Michael Douglas, Meryl Streep, Buzz Aldrin, Colin Powell, Donald Trump, John Legend, Melissa Etheridge, Brian Williams and more"--Container.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
60.

The Real Housewives of New Jersey: Season 1

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Follows five most Jersey of all Jersey Girls as they live their lavish lifestyles, including two sisters, who are married to two brothers, and one sister-in-law, bringing a whole new level of familial drama to the table. While family remains a priority for each of these women, their shopping, decorating, dating, and even fighting are all over-the-top.
DVD
2010; 2009
Clemons (Stacks)