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Summary: In this adaptation of a Czech legend about an infertile couple, a husband presents a tree stump that physically resembles a baby to console his wife. When she treats it like a real baby, it begins to take on a life and a monstrous hunger of its own.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Video 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Its the Battle of Berlin, during World War 2, two women find each other. One is single, AimGee, the other, Jaguar, is unhappily married with 4 children. In war torn Germany it was not safe to be Jewish, it was just as unsafe to be a lesbian. When Jaguar's husband, who is a German soldier, finds out about the relationship of his wife to AimGee, nothing but trouble becomes the result.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Video 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: A portrait of contemporary Iran, as seen through the eyes of one woman as she drives through the streets of Tehran over a period of several days. Her journey is comprised of ten conversations with various female passengers, and shed light on the lives of these women whose voices are seldom heard.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Video 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: "Varda's most recent effort-- the first filmed with a digital videocamera-- focuses on gleaners, those who gather the spoils left after a harvest, as well as those who mine the trash. Some completely exist on the leavings; others turn them into art, exercise their ethics, or simply have fun. The director likens gleaning to her own profession-that of collecting images, stories, fragments of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeitgeist Video 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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