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La France

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French farm girl Camille is awaiting news of her husband, who is fighting at the front. After she receives an enigmatic letter ending their relationship, she dresses up as a boy and joins a wandering regiment in search of her estranged love. Skirting the edges of battlefields, the platoon haunts the screen like shell-shocked specters, awakening for four uncannily beautiful musical numbers played on homemade string instruments.
DVD
2010
Clemons (Stacks)
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L'europe des Écrivains: Disc 2

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Writers explore the continent through the eyes of the major figures of contemporary literature. Each film portrays a European country, shows how it is perceived and experienced, revisits its history and current issues through testimonies and writings of one or more great authors of literature from where they originated.
DVD
2015; 2014
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nord

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A kindly village pharmacist is transformed by drink into a brute when he leaves work and returns home, terrorizing his wife, son, and handicapped daughter. When his drinking causes problems on the job, he checks into a rehabilitation clinic and for a brief time afterwards his family relations are better. However, drink has not lost its spell over him, and he soon returns to the bottle more avidly than before, with tragic results.
DVD
2010; 1991
Clemons (Stacks)
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N'oublie Pas Que Tu Vas Mourir: Don't Forget You're Going to Die

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Benoit (Xavier Beauvois) is an art student who is shocked to discover that he's been drafted into the Army. Eager to avoid military service, Benoit feigns illness, consults a psychiatrist for depression, and even tells the draft board he's gay, all to no avail. In a fit of desperation, Benoit attempts suicide, only to learn in the hospital that he has tested positive for HIV. Now that he has a real reason to be depressed, Benoit sinks into an emotional downturn and ends up in jail, where he is introduced to Omar (Roschdy Zem), who suggests that he can make big money fast by smuggling drugs. With nothing better to do, Benoit goes into business with Omar, and with his ill-gotten gains, he travels to Italy, where he meets a beautiful young woman named Claudia (Chiara Mastroianni). Benoi [...]
DVD
2010; 1995
Clemons (Stacks)
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Romance

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Marie's boyfriend, Paul, claims he loves her but has lost desire for her and refuses to engage in sexual relations. In response Maire begins an escalating search for intimacy and fulfillment.
VHS
1999
Ivy (By Request)
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Ensemble, C'est Tout

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Four very different people share an apartment in France.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Délits Flagrants

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Délits flagrants: documents the French criminal justice system by tracing individual cases filmed between November 1993 and January 1994, from the arrival at the Préfecture to interview with the defense lawyer.
DVD
2004; 1994
Clemons (Stacks)
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Le Dernier Jour D'un Condamné

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In protest against the inhumanity of the penal system of his day, and particularly against the death penalty, Victor Hugo created this image of a man on his way to the scaffold, who confides his last thoughts, describes life in prison, and imagines the moment of death.
VHS
2002
Ivy (By Request)
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Urgences

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Depicts the life of psychiatric patients and staff in the Hotel-Dieu a Paris.
DVD
2004; 1987
Clemons (Stacks)
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Murder on a Sunday Morning

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When a 15-year-old black male is arrested for the murder of Mary Ann Stephens, everyone involved in the case--from investigators to journalists--is ready to condemn him, except for his public defence lawyer, Patrick McGuiness. A true tale of murder and injustice.
DVD
2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Gerboise Bleue: L'éclair de la Honte

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From 1960 to 1966, south of Reggane ( Algerian Sahara ), France conducted four nuclear tests in the atmosphere and thirteen underground. The first was code named Blue Jerboa and was a capacity four times greater than Hiroshima. For the first time, French and Tuareg survivors talk about their struggles for recognition of their disease, and reveal under what conditions the shots were actually held.
DVD
2011; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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La Fidélité

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Sophie Marceau as Clélia is torn between her oath not to deceive her husband and her desire for a suicidal young photographer.
DVD
2000
Clemons (Stacks)
13.

Le Septième Ciel

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A hypnotherapist helps a woman who is a kleptomaniac and who is sexually dysfunctional.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
14.

Gadjo Dilo: Crazy Stranger

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A young French man, in search of a legendary Gypsy singer, is taken in by a Gypsy community in Romania where he learns their ways of talking, drinking, dancing, cursing and screwing.
DVD
2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Les Indes Galantes [electronic resource]

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Exuberant production of Jean-Philippe Rameau's 1735 opera presenting four exotic love stories.
Online
2005
16.

Camille Claudel

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A historically accurate depiction of one of the most important collaborations in the history of art, that of legendary sculptor Rodin, and the creative prodigy, Camille Claudel.
Laserdisc
1996; 1989
Ivy (By Request)
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Tout Refleurit: Pedro Costa, Cinéaste

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Intriguing and personal portrait of Pedro Costa revealing a supremely confident yet humble filmmaker who long ago abandoned conventional industrial film production for an artisanal approach that keeps his crews extremely tiny and his relationships with his actors on a distinctly personal basis.
DVD
2008; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Anatomie de l'Enfer: Anatomy of Hell

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"Over four nights in a house in the middle of nowhere, a woman on the verge pays a handsome stranger to watch her 'where she's unwatchable.'"--Packaging.
DVD
2004
Clemons (Stacks)
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Fin Août, Début Septembre: Late August, Early September

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"Centers on a cadre of thirty-something Parisians coming to grips with romantic uncertainty, professional upheaval and the looming spectre of their own mortality."--Container.
DVD
2003; 1998
Clemons (Stacks)
20.

Arts and Myths

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Introduces us to the 'first arts' and to major artistic pieces from Africa, Oceania, South America, and Asia. The films offers insight into the creation of the pieces, their uses, their history, and more.
DVD
2006; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)