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Summary: With his provocative question, 'why is the killing of a million a lesser crime than the killing of an individual?' Raphael Lemkin changed the course of history. An extraordinary testament to one man's perseverance, this examines the life and legacy of the Polish-Jewish lawyer and linguist who coined the term genocide.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Music Box Films 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Forms

Contents: Stel -- Innizar -- Sunday -- Seagull -- Classical -- Stravinsky -- Black metal.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Threespheres 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK FOR

Summary: James Gregory is a racist South African guard whose certainties of life are shaken to the core. During a twenty year span, James spent his time as Nelson Mandela's prison warden. Shows the daily application of a major historic abonimation, known as Apartheid, as seen through the eyes of the average White South African. These are 'ordinary' people who are neither heroes nor villains, but obtuse...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Growing up in a culture of violence, Acerola and Laranjinha have become as close as brothers. When they find themselves on opposite sides of a gang war, the lifelong friends are forced to confront a shocking secret from their shared past.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Poppy is a life-loving and irrepressibly cheerful primary school teacher. She is thirty years old, single, and infinitely optimistic and accepting. She lives with her best friend and flatmate Zoe in London. She is tested by a repressed driving instructor with anger problems, and, in turn, she decides to test him. She has exciting flamenco lessons, an encounter with a homeless man, an argument...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY HAP

Summary: A touching tale of a loving couple whose unbreakable bonds of marriage are tested by life's greatest challenge.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN AMO

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Rebecca, a young translator, lives with her boyfriend ski instructor Marco in a mountain villa owned by her friend, nurse Laura. RenGe, local cinema projectionist, steals Marco's car and gets into a car crash with local farmer Theo, whose daughter is almost killed. RenGe suffers amnesia as a result of a crash and starts a relationship with Laura. Meanwhile Marco is looking for the man who...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Fox Lorber Films 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

1 hold on 2 copies

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Roy and Jessie are a couple are in a rocky relationship. Following a stay in Beijing they decide to give their relationship one last go and have another adventure together. They decide to travel on the Transsiberian from China to Moscow. The couple discover that the days of the train's glorious luxury has faded and has been replace with cold steel carriages and indifferent fellow passengers. It...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: First Look Studios 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Thriller DVDs, Call number: DVD THRILLER TRA

Summary: Ove, a grumpy, isolated retiree who spends his days enforcing block association rules and visiting his wife's grave, decides to give up on life until an unlikely friendship develops with a boisterous young family that moves in next door.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Music Box Films 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN MAN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: Jessica is a beautiful young woman from the provinces who has come to Paris and lands a job waiting tables at a chic bistro on fabled Avenue Montaigne. Jessica's customers include a popular TV actress who is courting a major Hollywood director for her first serious film role; a wealthy art collector who is about to liquidate a lifetime's worth of treasures at auction; and an illustrious...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Thinkfilm 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Proeller Hueston, Marie.

Contents: Home libraries -- All through the house -- Books as details -- Bookshelves as architecture -- Booknotes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 747.9 PRO

Hills

Contents: Rise again -- Bring me sand -- Claras vaggvisa -- Vessel -- Master sleeps -- Death shall come

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Transubstans Records 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK HIL

Summary: November, 1999. A peaceful demonstration to stop the World Trade Oraganization talks quickly escalates into a full-scale riot, and soon a State of Emergency is declared by the Mayor of Seattle. The streets are mayhem, and the WTO is paralyzed. Caught in the crossfire of civil liberties and keeping the peace are Seattle residents, including its beleaguered mayor, a SWAT riot officer on the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Set in a former mining village in Wales, an inspirational true story of a group of friends from a working men's club who decide to take on the elite 'sport of kings' and breed themselves a racehorse.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF DAR

Preller, James.

Summary: Athena Lorenzo has been slimed! And she doesn't think it's funny. Someone in Ms. Gleason's class is playing practical jokes. And it's up to Jigsaw and Mila to catch the clown.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE PRE

Preller, James.

Summary: Jigsaw Jones tries to find a missing good luck charm while on a winter vacation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE PRE

Summary: Paul, depressed from his recent break-up with Anna, returns home to live with his divorced father and womanizing, slacking younger brother, Jonathan. With little success, his carefree sibling and doting father try to cheer him up with women, wine, and home-cooked meals. When, in the midnight hour, Paul is forced to entertain one of his brother's desperate girlfriends, he begins to realize that...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Co. Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN DAN

Summary: When Nebraska cop Kathryn Bolkovac accepts a U.N. peacekeeper position in postwar Bosnia, she discovers a deadly sex trafficking ring. Risking her own life to save the lives of others, she uncovers an international conspiracy that is determined to stop her, no matter the cost. With masterful acting and a heart-racing plot, an acclaimed film inspired by actual events.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Proeller Hueston, Marie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 747 PRO

Proeller Hueston, Marie.

Contents: Sophistication -- Colorful -- Flea market style -- Collections -- Antiques -- New homes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. Co. 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Oversize, Call number: 747.886 HUE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 747.886 Hueston

Proeller Hueston, Marie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 747 PRO

Proeller Hueston, Marie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hearst Books 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 747 PRO