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Summary: An exploration of the success of Marvel Comics and a behind-the-scenes look at the way superheroes are produced, including Spider-Man, Captain America, and the Incredible Hulk. Includes an interview with legendary superhero creator Stan Lee.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur Films 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.2 MAR

Summary: Examines the myth and reality of Che Guevara including his friendship with Castro, his world travels, his days as guerilla leader and his death at age 39.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC CHE

Summary: Three entertainment legends are captured at the height of their careers in this remarkable, Emmy-nominated 1962 television special.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV JUD

Summary: "Nutcracker Sweeties" is Billy Strayhorn and Duke Ellington's big band attack on Tchaikovsky. "The Judas Tree" was Kenneth MacMillan's last ballet, created especially for Irek Mukhamedov.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA NUT

Summary: Ballet made fun and easy! These acclaimed programs created especially for preschoolers. Basic ballet steps are associated with adorable flower and animal characters that make it easy to remember ballet terminology. Picture to stimulate the child₂s creativity and imagination! Basic ballet steps include a warm-up, stretching/strengthening exercises, and fundamentals skills and creative movement....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BAL

Summary: Count Basie, with the assistance of others, performs works spanning his fifty year career in one of his last televised performances. Includes a biographical film tribute preceding the concert, entitled "A tribute to Count Basie."

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC COU

Summary: The life and the career of John Muir come to life through this inspiring and beautiful documentary set against the magnificent landscapes of the American West. The Scottish-born naturalist was one of the first nature preservationists in American history, inspiring others through his writing and his advocacy to keep the wilderness wild.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV JOH

Summary: The parody of British Victorian life, spiced with the usual topical allusions to English customs and institutions, set in a Japanese Never-Never Land, is performed by The Australian Opera.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Australian Opera 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA MIK

Summary: The history of the Normans is a chronicle of the roots of modern society, religion and politics. This landmark three-part series presents the epic story of the Normans as it has never been told before.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV NOR

Summary: Brings to life Primo Levi's great testament to his year in Auschwitz.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur International Films 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PRI

Summary: In the mid 60s, a smooth style of Rhythm & Blues emerged. From the catchy tunes of Motown, to the gritty sounds of Stax, Soul music became the sound of the times. Includes James Brown, Stevie Wonder, Aretha Franklin, The Temptations, Ike & Tina and more.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC SOU

Boross, Rosemary.

Summary: A wonderful introduction for children to the world of ballet, especially designed for ages four through six. It contains all the aspects of a formal ballet class including, a bar warm up, stretches, center practice and across the floor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur International Films 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile DVD, Call number: J 792.8 Boross

Summary: "Learn to Swing, Rumba, Cha-Cha, Waltz & Fox Trot at home!!!"

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 793.33 INT

Summary: Examines the life of the controversial master of the Broadway musical and ballet choreographer Jerome Robbins. Features excerpts from Robbins' work, including never-before-seen rehearsal footage, and interviews with Mikhail Baryshnikov, Jacques d'Amboise, Suzanne Farrell, Arthur Laurents, Peter Martins, Frank Rich, Chita Rivera, Stephen Sondheim, Jerry Bock, Sheldon Harrick, Joseph Stein, and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA JER

Summary: Zoditch, a lonely minor functionary in a publishing house is given a diary to take home and read overnight.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA JOU

Summary: "At 28 years old, [Nina Simone] had already been seen in many clubs and had recorded several LPs when in 1961-62 she agreed to be filmed, without audience, in a New York City studio. ... These are two rare performances, captured live"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC NIN

Summary: A Peter Wright production of the ballet, The Nutcracker, performed at Covent Garden.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA NUT

Summary: Salsa Caliente with Olga is the recipe to help you spice up your dance moves! With easy step-by-step instruction, you will learn the salsa and merengue, while keeping fit at the same time.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 793 SAL

Summary: The story encompasses the gruesome detail, horror, passion, and torment that characterized works of the German Expressionist movement. Wozzeck is an impoverished soldier driven insane by his manipulative superiors and his mistress' infidelity. In a jealous rage, he stabs her, then drowns when he tries to wash the blood from his hands.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA WOZ

Summary: Profiles the New York City Ballet, led by Ballet in Chief Peter Martins, during its 2003 engagement at the Mariinsky Theater in St. Petersburg, marking the 20th anniversary of the death of ballet legend and New York City Ballet co-founder George Balanchine. Martins, members of the company, and various Russian dancers share their memories of Balanchine and discuss his influence. Includes...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC BRI

Verdi, Giuseppe

Summary: The four parts of the opera have the titles The Duel, The Gypsy, The Gypsy's Son and The Execution. Ferrando tells the story of the revenge taken by a gypsy for the death of her mother, the apparent destruction in the fire of the son of the old Count di Luna. In the palace gardens Leonora waits for her lover, the troubadour Manrico, mistaking the Count di Luna, who also loves her, for him, an...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA TRO

Summary: Hosted by Penelope Hobhouse, a garden writer, designer, historian, lecturer and gardener. Includes Roses For the Garden; Visions of Nature; The Summer Garden; Design Basics; Planting the Bones of a Garden; and more.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 ART

Summary: HMS Pinafore: Ralph Rackstraw, a humble sailor, is smitten with the captain's daughter, Josephine, a woman far above his social rank. When Josephine declares her love for Ralph, the couple decide to elope. Their plans are thwarted, but the lovers are reunited when Ralph's true social position is revealed. Trial by jury: Jurors and reporters gather in a courtroom for a much-publicized case...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Opera DVDs, Call number: DVD OPERA GIL

Summary: This classic show was one of Judy's last appearances at the historic London Palladium. This unforgettable night also marked a young Liza Minnelli's first public stage performance with her legendary mother.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kultur 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Music DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSIC JUD