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Summary: The story centers on Val, a hard-working live-in housekeeper in modern-day São Paulo. Val is perfectly content to take care of every one of her wealthy employers' needs, from cooking and cleaning to being a surrogate mother to their teenage son, who she has raised since he was a toddler. But when Val's estranged daughter Jessica shows up, the unspoken but intrinsic class barriers that exist...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Summary: Greta Gerwig is radiant as a woman in her late twenties in contemporary New York, trying to sort out her ambitions, her finances, and, above all, her tight but changing bond with her best friend, Sophie (Mickey Sumner). Meticulously directed by Noah Baumbach (Kicking and Screaming) with a free-and-easy vibe reminiscent of the French New Wave's most spirited films, and written by Baumbach and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Lucarelli, Carlo

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LUC

Arruga, Lorenzo

Contents: 1. Apparizione (1:13) ; Guarda in quest'occhi (4:47) (from the opera Ottone in Villa) -- 2. Sfida-La tempesta d'estate (3:17) (from Summer-Four seasons) -- 3. Preludio alla pena amara (:46) ; Pena amara (3:52) (from the opera La verita in cimento) -- 4. Vedrò con mio diletto (6:50) (from the opera Il Giustino) -- 5. Nel profondo (4:50) (from the opera Orlando furioso) -- 6. Agitata da due venti...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Thirsty Ear 1999

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL Arruga

Mattotti, Lorenzo

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NBM ComicsLit 2002

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 741.5 MAT

Carcaterra, Lorenzo.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2002

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC CAR

Carcaterra, Lorenzo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAR

Cohen, Lorenzo

Summary: "The evidence is in: you can reduce cancer risk and support treatment by focusing on six key areas of health and wellness The scientific data on the link between lifestyle, environmental factors, and cancer risk has been accumulating at an accelerated rate over the past decade: Every week we learn something more that we can do as individuals to decrease the risk of cancer and improve the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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Summary: The true story of how Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa allowed a Hollywood crew to film him in battle, altering the course of film and military history in the process. Early movie giants D.W. Griffin and Harry Aiken send Frank Thayer to Mexico to persuade the cash-strapped, publicity-hungry Villa to let them film his revolution. Stepping into the literal cross fire, Thayer's crew risk their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Video 2004

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

Summary: New Orleans, 38 months after. The city's musicians, chefs, Mardi Gras Indians, and others continue to rebuild their lives in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. But the promise of recovery, heightened by the historic election of a new president, is tempered by sobering economics, continued police corruption, and the ongoing specter of violence and crime. In these five final episodes of Treme,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV TRE

Groban, Josh.

Contents: CD: Mai (4:42) -- February song (5:11) -- In her eyes (4:55) -- So she dances (5:00) -- Un dia llegara (4:27) -- Pearls (feat. Angelique Kidjo) (5:54) -- Weeping (5:34) -- Machine (5:16) -- Awake (7:04).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 143 Records/Reprise Records 2008

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL GRO

Summary: Features music from the first season of the HBO series Treme, the hit show about a New Orleans neighborhood of musicians, chefs, and ordinary New Orleanians who rebuild their lives, homes, and unique culture after Hurricane Katrina.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Geffen 2010

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SM TRE

Groban, Josh.

Contents: CD: Oceano -- Mi mancherai (Il postino) -- Mi morena -- Canto alla vita -- Remember when it rained -- Remember -- America -- Never let go.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 143 Records/Reprise Records 2004

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2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD VOCAL GRO

Summary: The development of the arts in Europe from the Middle Ages to the modern era is an astonishing record of cultural achievement, from the breathtaking architecture of Gothic cathedrals to the daring visual experiments of the Cubist painters. We all have our favorite artists, periods, or styles from this immensely rich tradition, but how many of us truly know the full sweep of European art? How...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2005

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 HIS
Call number: DVD 709 HIS

Summary: Camille is an introverted eighteen-year-old skateboarder who lives on Long Island with her single mother. She discovers "The Skate Kitchen", a subculture of girls whose lives revolve around skating, and bravely seeks them out. The rambunctious big-city girls quickly adopt the naive Camille as part of their gang. However, she soon learns the complexity of friendship when she befriends a boy...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Opus Arte 2007

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

Summary: "The brilliant debut by Guatemalan filmmaker Jayro Bustamante is a mesmerizing fusion of fact and fable, a dreamlike depiction of the daily lives of Kaqchikel speaking Mayans on a coffee plantation at the base of an active volcano. Immersing viewers in its characters' customs and beliefs, the film chronicles with unblinking realism, a disappearing tradition and a disappearing people."--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Summary: After leaving his LAPD narcotics post, Sheriff Ray Owens moved and settled into a life fighting what little crime takes place in sleepy border town Sommerton Junction. That peaceful existence is shattered when Gabriel Cortez, one of the most notorious drug kingpins, makes an escape from the FBI. Cortez begins racing towards the US-Mexico border, straight through Sommerton Junction.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Lionsgate 2013

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2 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE LAS

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD LAS RATED R

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE LAS

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

Summary: After escaping an attack by what he claims was a 70-foot shark, Jonas Taylor must confront his fears to save those trapped in a sunken submersible.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Bros. Entertainment 2018

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD MEG

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE MEG

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

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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: The movie centers around Lorenzo Lamas as the mysterious drifter known only as Brady. He innocently rides into a small southern town and is immediately drawn to the rescue of a young lady in distress,(Ms. Barr) against a well organized gang of cut-throats (literally) known as "The Blades". The leader of the gang (Timbrook) vows revenge and thus sets in motion a dramatic, action packed ride....

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Pathfinder Films LTD 2012

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Summary: Focusing on eight iconic works of art, this series reveals the history of visual imagination through the ages. A combination of reconstruction, photography and storytelling transport the viewer back to the intense moments when great works were conceived and born: the murderous, messianic world of Baroque Rome; opulent, parvenu Amsterdam; paranoid, revolutionary Paris; Victorian England...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2007

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

Summary: Sentenced to the Wilkinson School for boys, four pals are mistreated at will by a cadre of sadistic guards. 15 years later, they have an unexpected opportunity for revenge.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 1997

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY SLE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Sleepers 1997

Summary: A CIA interrogator is lured into a ruse that puts London at risk of a biological attack.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

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