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61.

The Greatest Showman

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A musical dramatization of the life story of P.T. Barnum -- the creator of the Barnum & Bailey Circus.
DVDBlu-Ray
2018; 2017
62.

American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs

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"What does it mean to be an American revolutionary today? Grace Lee Boggs is a 98-year-old Chinese American writer, activist, and philosopher in Detroit. Rooted for more than 70 years in the African American movement, she has devoted her life to an evolving revolution that encompasses the contradictions of America's past and its potentially radical future. [This documentary presents] Boggs's lifetime of vital thinking and action, traversing the major U.S. social movements of the last century; from labor to civil rights, to Black Power, feminism, the Asian American and environmental justice movements and beyond"--Container.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
63.

Poverty, Inc

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"Drawing on perspectives gathered from over 150 interviews shot over 4 years in 20 countries, Poverty, Inc. explores the hidden side of doing good. From disaster relief to TOMs Shoes, from adoptions to agricultural subsidies, Poverty, Inc. follows the butterfly effect of our most well-intentioned efforts and pulls back the curtain on the poverty industrial complex - the multi-billion dollar market of NGOs, multilateral agencies, and for-profit aid contractors."--Anon., on IMDb website.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
64.

Darkest Hour

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During the early days of World War II, the fate of Western Europe hangs on the newly appointed British Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, who must decide whether to negotiate with Hitler, or fight on against incredible odds.
DVDBlu-Ray
2018
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
65.

The Shape of Water

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Set in 1962 Cold War America, high-security government lab workers Elisa and Zelda unexpectedly discover a secret classified experiment.
DVDBlu-Ray
2018; 2017
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
66.

Land of Mine

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In the aftermath of World War II, a group of surrendered German soldiers are ordered by Allied forces to remove their own land mines from the coast of Denmark.
DVD
2017; 2015
Clemons (Stacks)
67.

Loin des Hommes =: Far From Men

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In 1954, Daru, a reclusive ex-soldier, is thrown into the woes of rebellion when he's ordered to escort a villager accused of murder to prison during the Algerian War. As their journey leads them through a deadly fire-fight between settlers and rebels, the two men on opposite sides of the conflict must join forces to survive.
DVD
2015; 2014
Clemons (Stacks)
68.

Toussaint Louverture

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Historical drama about the Haitian Revolution (1791-1894) and its leader Toussaint Louverture.
DVD
2012; 2011
Clemons (Stacks)
69.

Lucie Aubrac

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During the French Resistance, Lucie, a courageous wife, struggles to save her husband, Raymond Samuel, from a firing squad. He was arrested after blowing up a train during the war. Lucie is also a freedom fighter who goes by the moniker of Aubrac. She helps free Raymond by directly threatening a prosecutor. After his release, Raymond is given a new identity and sent to continue the fight in the North. Unfortunately, he is again arrested. This time he is given the death penalty. While he awaits his sentence in jail, Lucie tries to trick the Gestapo into giving other Resistance members the chance to save Raymond.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
70.

Professor Marston and the Wonder Women

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The story of psychologist William Moulton Marston, the polyamorous relationship between his wife and his mistress, the creation of his beloved comic book character Wonder Woman, and the controversy the comic generated.
DVD
2018; 2017
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
71.

Mark Felt: The Man Who Brought Down the White House

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The story of Mark Felt, who under the name Deep Throat helped journalists Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein uncover the Watergate scandal in 1972.
DVD
2018
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
72.

Battle of the Sexes

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In the wake of the sexual revolution and the rise of the women's movement, the 1973 tennis match between women's world champion Billie Jean King and ex-men's-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs became one of the most watched televised sports events of all time, reaching 90 million viewers around the world. As the rivalry between King and Riggs kicked into high gear, off-court each was fighting more personal and complex battles.
DVD
2017
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
73.

Marshall

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The story of young Thurgood Marshall, the first African-American Supreme Court Justice, as he battles through one of his career-defining cases.; Mature thematic content, sensuality, violence and some strong language.
DVDBlu-Ray
2018
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
74.

Goodbye Christopher Robin

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When author A.A. Milne creates the Winnie-the-Pooh books after World War I, their success comes at a price for the author and his family.
DVDBlu-Ray
2017
Law (Klaus Reading Room) Map
75.

Memoria del Saqueo: A Social Genocide

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"After the fall of the military dictatorship in 1983, successive democratic governments launched a series of reforms purporting to turn Argentina into the world's most liberal and prosperous economy. Less than twenty years later, the Argentinians have lost literally everything: major national companies have been sold well below value to foreign corporations; the proceeds of privatizations have been diverted into the pockets of corrupt officials; revised labour laws have taken away all rights from employees; in a country that is traditionally an important exporter of foodstuffs, malnutrition is widespread; millions of people are unemployed and sinking into poverty; and their savings have disappeared in a final banking collapse. The film highlights numerous political, financial, social [...]
DVD
2005; 2004
Clemons (By Request)
76.

Drowning by Bullets

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On October 17, 1961, about 30,000 Algerians, ostensibly French citizens, took to the streets of central Paris to protest an 8:30 curfew, put in place in response to repeated terrorist attacks by Algerian nationalists. The protesters were met by a police force determined to break up the demonstration and were beaten, shot, even drowned in the Seine. This video exposes the massacre and the cover-up.
DVD
2001; 1992
Clemons (Stacks)
77.

Daughters of the Dust

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Story of a large African-American family as they prepare to move North from the Sea Islands off the coast of Georgia at the dawn of the 20th century.
Online
1999; 1991
UVA Library (Item is on order)
78.

Bad Friday: Rastafari After Coral Gardens

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"Bad Friday focuses on a community of Rastafarians in western Jamaica who annually commemorate the 1963 Coral Gardens 'incident,' a moment just after independence when the Jamaican government rounded up, jailed and tortured hundreds of Rastafarians. It chronicles the history of violence in Jamaica through the eyes of its most iconic community, and shows how people use their recollections of past traumas to imagine new possibilities for a collective future."--Container.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
79.

Invisible Roots: Afro-Mexicans in Southern California

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This film is an intimate look at Afro-Mexicans living in southern California as they discuss complex issues of racial, national, and cultural identities.
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
80.

Vatel

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The Duc de Condé's employee, François Vatel, is in charge of cooking, and preparing shows for the French King Louis XIV when he visits the castle of Chantilly, owned by de Condé. If Vatel can impress the King, de Condé will gain his favors, and the destiny of France will change. While the King is visiting and three days of banquets ensue, Vatel falls in love with the King's mistress.
DVD
2001; 2000
Clemons (Stacks)