New Acquisitions – October 2013

Been a while, hasn’t it? Since the start of the semester, we’ve had a slew of new DVDs show up in in the library. You might be most interested in big names like The Great Gatsby and the second season of HBO’s Girls, but the past few months of acquisitions cast a very wide and … Continue reading “New Acquisitions – October 2013”

Been a while, hasn’t it? Since the start of the semester, we’ve had a slew of new DVDs show up in in the library. You might be most interested in big names like The Great Gatsby and the second season of HBO’s Girls, but the past few months of acquisitions cast a very wide and intriguing net. Perhaps you’re interested in Midnight’s Children, based on the Salman Rushdie novel. If history isn’t your think, consider the documentary about legendary transhuman futurist Ray Kurzweil. Or you may want to watch a lecture about privilege from noted activist Tim Wise.

Dare you go out on a limb and watch Executive Koala, the bizarre Japanese film about a white-collar koala?

Read on for a full list…

Home Use Collection:

The Business of Being Born – HU DVD 215
MacGillivray Freeman’s Grand Canyon Adventure – HU DVD 557
Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner – HU DVD 703
A Man Escaped – HU DVD 1120
Wal-Mart: The High Cost of Low Price – HU DVD 1580
Clandestine Childhood = Infancia Clandestina – HU DVD 2672
Neighboring Sounds – HU DVD 2840
Vito – HU DVD 2841
The Street with No Name – HU DVD 2842
Rush Hour – HU DVD 2848
Rush Hour 2 – HU DVD 2849
Rush Hour 3 – HU DVD 2850
A Man Vanishes – HU DVD 2851
Karayuki-San, The Making of a Prostitute – HU DVD 2852
The Pirates of Bubuan / Outlaw-Matsu Comes Home – HU DVD 2853
In Search of the Unreturned Soldiers in Malaysia / In search of the Unreturned Soldiers in Thailand – HU DVD 2854
Midnight’s Children – HU DVD 2855
The Autobiography of Nicolae Ceauşescu – HU DVD 2856
Freedom Writers – HU DVD 2857
The Gatekeepers – HU DVD 2858
A Place at the Table – HU DVD 2859
La Sirga – HU DVD 2894
Liu San Jie = Third Sister Liu – HU DVD 2895
A Boy and His Dog – HU DVD 2901
Charade – HU DVD 2902
The Fugitive Kind – HU DVD 2903
Bidder 70 – HU DVD 2905
Vincent & Theo – HU DVD 2906
La Otra Familia – HU DVD 3901
Tales of Ordinary People – HU DVD 3903
The World Before Her – HU DVD 3904
The Reagan Presidency – HU DVD 3905
Mud – HU DVD 3911
Chasing Ice – HU DVD 3912
The Hedgehog – HU DVD 3913
The Last Butterfly – HU DVD 3914
Valerie and Her Week of Wonders – HU DVD 3915
The Dead – HU DVD 3916
…And Give My Love to the Swallows – HU DVD 3917
We Steal Secrets – HU DVD 3918
Sex and the City – HU DVD 3920
Constitution USA – HU DVD 5021
When the Wind Blows – HU DVD 5022
Day of the Dead – HU DVD 5023
War on Whistleblowers – HU DVD 5091
Spring Breakers – HU DVD 5092
Starsuckers – HU DVD 5093
The House I Live In – HU DVD 5094
A Whisper to a Roar – HU DVD 5095
56 Up – HU DVD 5276
Models – HU DVD 5462
Velvet Hangover – HU DVD 5463
On the Road – HU DVD 5469
Hitchcock – HU DVD 5470
Hitchcock – HU BLU 5470
I Died a Thousand Times – HU DVD 5471
Hickey & Boggs – HU DVD 5472
A New Day in Old Sana’a – HU DVD 5473
Anonymous – HU DVD 5474
Art:21 6 – HU DVD 5475
Dexter, Season 7 – HU DVD 6637
The Great Gatsby – HU DVD 6801
The Great Gatsby – HU BLU 6801
Black Cannon Incident – HU DVD 6802
Déjà Vu – HU DVD 6803
A Royal Affair – HU DVD 6804
Frankenstein Unbound – HU DVD 6805
Booker’s Place – HU DVD 6806
Housekeeping – HU DVD 6808
Tokyo Sonata – HU DVD 6809
The Romance of Astrea and Celadon – HU DVD 6811
The Law in These Parts – HU DVD 6812
West is West – HU DVD 6813
Venus and Serena – HU DVD 6814
Two Daughters – HU DVD 6815
The Playboys – HU DVD 6817
The Paperboy – HU DVD 6818
The Traitors – HU DVD 6820
Three Crowns of the Sailor – HU DVD 6821
Stop Me Before I Kill! / Cash On Demand – HU DVD 8151
The Snorkel / The Maniac – HU DVD 8152
Never Take Candy from a Stranger / These Are the Damned – HU DVD 8153
Trashed – HU DVD 8154
Herman’s House – HU DVD 8559
Flower Drum Song – HU DVD 8560
The Return of the Vampire – HU DVD 8562
The Omega Man – HU DVD 8563
Orfeu – HU DVD 8564
Transcendent Man – HU DVD 8565
Duch – HU DVD 8577
Pierre Etaix – HU DVD 8580
From Up on Poppy Hill – HU DVD 8901
From Up on Poppy Hill – HU BLU 8901
Cars – HU DVD 8902
The Bronte Sisters – HU DVD 8903
Demon Seed – HU DVD 8904
Charulata – HU DVD 8905
Hour of the Gun – HU DVD 8909
Executive Koala – HU DVD 8910
Gone to Earth – HU DVD 8912
In Another Country – HU DVD 8913
Boardwalk Empire, Season 3 – HU DVD 9423
Samurai I, Musashi Miyamoto – HU DVD 10396
No – HU DVD 10736
Girls, Season 2 – HU DVD 10831
Girls, Season 2 – HU BLU 10831
The Walking Dead, Season 2 – HU DVD 14054

In-Library Titles:

Who the Hell is Juliette? – DVD 291
Indochine – DVD 2104
Amigo – DVD 3902
Tim Wise: On White Privilege – DVD 3910
The Hedgehog – DVD 3913
Almost a Woman – DVD 5464
Memory of Forgotten War – DVD 5465
White Like Me – DVD 5467
Music Dances – DVD 5468
Der Angriff der Gegenwart auf die übrige Zeit & Vermischte Nachrichten – DVD 8557
The Barber of Birmingham – DVD 8561
The Return of the Vampire – DVD 8562
The Omega Man – DVD 8563
Transcendent Man – DVD 8565
The New Cinema of Latin America – DVD 8567
Watershed – DVD 8568
Holding Ground: The Rebirth of Dudley Street – DVD 8569
More Than Honey – DVD 8570
The Baker’s Wife – DVD 8571
The Ear – DVD 8908
Last Call at the Oasis – DVD 10773
Artists Under the Big Top: Perplexed – DVD 11026
The Big Mess – DVD 11027
Willi Tobler and the Decline of the 6th Fleet – DVD 11028
Part-time Work of a Domestic Slave – DVD 11029

Music Library:

Beware of Mr. Baker – MUSIC LIBRARY DVD 364
Sound City – MUSIC LIBRARY DVD 368
Crossfire Hurricane – MUSIC LIBRARY DVD 369