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Summary: Among the most fascinating chapters of film history is that of the so-called "race films" that flourished in the 1920s -'40s. Unlike the "black cast" films produced within the Hollywood studio system, these films not only starred African Americans but were funded, written, produced, edited, distributed, and often exhibited by people of color. Entrepreneurial filmmakers built an industry apart...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PIO
1 available in Sight & Sound Print Material, Call number: SSC DVD DOC PIO

Summary: A young boy named Sosuke rescues a goldfish named Ponyo, and they embark on a fantastic journey of friendship before Ponyo's father forces her to return to the sea. Ponyo's desire to be human upsets the balance of nature and only Ponyo's mother, a beautiful sea goddess, can restore nature's balance and make Ponyo's dreams come true.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY PON

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Po

Summary: From the streets and taverns of colonial America, in vaudeville, on television and under the bright lights of today's Broadway stage, puppets have been a favorite form of American entertainment. This documentary is the first to chronicle the fascinating evolution of this unique art form. Examines the lives and recounts the significant contributions of men and women who, throughout the years,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mazzarella Media 2007

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

Summary: Shortly after his 9th birthday, Camille tells his mother Ariane that he is really Paul, and that he would like to return to his "real" mother, Isabella, who lives on the other side of town. Alarmed at first, but willing to humor him, she takes him to Isabella's and is startled to find out he knows her apartment intimately. It turns out that Isabella's son drowned two years earlier. Is Camille...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Wellspring 2003

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COM

Summary: The fact that John Lurie knows nothing about fishing doesn't stop him from taking his celebrity guests to exotic fishing locales for fishing and conversation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Criterion Collection 1999

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

Gatz, Laura Vae

Summary: Experience the cool sand between your toes, feel the sun, warm on your face, and enjoy the fresh breeze as it plays with your hair. Drink in God’s awesome creation, and apply these lessons from the beach to your daily life. As you read this collection of 30 devotions, you’ll be taken back to carefree days on the beach; those days away from your daily responsibilities, when God seems so close....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Colorado Peeks 0000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 242.2 GAT

Summary: Picking up one week after the emergency response team stormed Litchfield Penitentiary, the ladies of Litch have been torn apart, literally and figuratively, as they enter a new facility. Now newbies starting at the bottom, they must navigate new rules and power dynamics while getting hazed by inmates and tortured by guards.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ORA

Contents: Bonito y sabroso / Beny More -- El jamiquino / Ni~no Rivera -- Campi~na / Afro Cuban Jazz Project -- Al vaiven de mi carreta / Afro Cuban All Stars -- Chucho / Mario Bauza -- To Mario Buaza / Bebo Valdes -- El carretero / Guillermo portables / El carretero -- Quizas quizas / Cuarteto Patria & Manu Digbango -- Quiero a me guajira / Maraca -- Fania / Pancho Amat -- Yaye boy / Orquesta Aragon --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: World Music Network 2001

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1 available in NEW Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD LATIN CUB

Mast

Contents: Misterioso (reprise) -- Evidence (featuring Jonah Levine Collective ; Dan Rosenboom, Gavin Templeton) -- Bemsha swing -- Ask me now (featuring Brian Marsella) -- Well you neednt (featuring Chris Speed) -- Epistrophy (featuring Dan Rosenboom, Gavin Templeton) -- 'Round midnight (featuring Brian Marsella) -- Blue Monk (featuring Jason Fraticelli) -- Oska T -- Nutty (featuring Makaya McCraven, Dan...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: World Galaxy 2018

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ MAS

Summary: Contains the entire third season of the television program "House" in which the controversial Dr. Gregory House and his team diagnose and treat mysterious illnesses. Includes special features.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series House 2007

Summary: Follow FBI Special Agent Dale Cooper and Sheriff Harry S. Truman as they try to hunt down just who killed Laura Palmer in the sleepy town of Twin Peaks, Washington.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2007

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

Summary: A moving and inspiring factual drama about the pioneering work on radar by a little know team of scientists in the run up to the Second World War. On 26 February 1935, Robert Watson-Watt demonstrated for the first time that aircraft could be detected by bouncing radio waves off them. By the time the war began in 1939, radar stations were dotted along the British coast, tracking aircraft at...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CAS

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: 1922. Six months after Matthew's tragic death, his loss is still felt throughout Downton Abbey. Mary struggles to face a new future with her fatherless child, and is encouraged by the family to pick up the pieces. Accepting a new role on the estate, the now-eligible Mary also finds herself the reluctant object of attention from a number of eager suitors. With the twenties in full swing and the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV DOW

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD DOW

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD DOW RATED NR

Summary: Dark forces older than time itself are on the attack, hell-bent on stopping the dawn of a wondrous new green age. More shocking, Bender's in love with a married fembot and Leela's on the run from the Zapp Brannigan's law. Fry is the last hope of the universe and has been recruited for an ultra-top-secret mission.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2009

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Summary: "The Fjällbacka Murders is based on the world of Camilla Läckberg's character, Erica Falck, a successful crime writer and mother of three. She's moved with her husband and children from the city to her hometown of Fjällbacka, a fishing village on a picturesque island off the coast of Sweden. Her return seems idyllic, but simmering beneath the village's surface lie hidden secrets, twisted...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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McAlester, Virginia

Summary: Provides in-depth descriptions and illustrations of architectural styles and features of everyday domestic dwellings across the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2013

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Summary: Same Genius. New World. Florence is thrown into chaos in the wake of the Pazzi conspiracy and Leonardo da Vinci must push the limits of his mind and body to defend the city against the forces of Rome. When the dust settles, friends are buried and rivalries are enflamed. While the Medicis go to unthinkable lengths to deal with new threats, da Vinci continues on his quest to find the fabled Book...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Bay Entertainment 2015

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

Summary: Zeus is betrayed by Hades, captured and brought to the Underworld, and Perseus must abandon his attempts to retire to a quiet life as a fisherman, find Zeus, and end the Titans' struggle to rule the earth.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2012

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MOVIE WRA

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD WRA RATED PG-13

Summary: Ian Curtis has aspirations beyond the trappings of small town life in 1970s England. Wanting to emulate his musical heroes, he joins a band, and his musical ambition begins to thrive. Soon though, the everyday fears and emotions, fueled by his music, slowly begin to eat away at him. Married young, with a daughter, he is distracted from his family commitments by a new love and the growing...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Company 2008

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

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Summary: Roland is an academic researcher who discovers some important letters written by a famous Victorian poet, Randolph Henry Ash. Ash was presumed to have been totally devoted to his wife, but Roland finds letters written to another unnamed woman, and soon determines that the intended recipient was another, less well-known poet, Christabel LaMotte. Roland contacts Maud, an expert on LaMotte's life...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2003

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Johnson, Cait.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Destiny Books 1995

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 291.446 JOH

Hernandez, Laurie

Summary: When Zoe sees a gymnast competing on television, she wants to start gymnastics, but learns that becoming a star is harder than she thought.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HER

Hernandez, Laurie

Summary: "Even Olympians have to start somewhere. And in this charming illustrated book, Laurie Hernandez tells the story of Zoe, a little girl who dreams of flying--and becoming a gymnast. When Zoe sees a gymnast on TV, she realizes that gymnastics is just like flying. But when she first goes to class and falls off the balance beam, she discovers that following her dreams is harder and scarier than she...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2020

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Kate, Lauren

Summary: 1736. Violetta has a secret: When she climbs out of her window at The Hospital of the Incurables, the revered music school and orphanage that has always been her home, she can look out over the city and dream. But when she stumbles upon Mino, a violinist from the boy's hall who also seeks solace in the skyline, she feels a surprising connection. The two begin a passionate duet that will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAT

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAT

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