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cover image Barcode: 58954306 Call Number: Q-SR060 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 160 min. Language: Russian Creator: Nikita Mikhalkov Description: A loose remake of 12 Angry Men (1957), set in a Russian school. 12 jurors are struggling to decide the fate of a Chechen teenager who allegedly killed his Russian stepfather who took the teenager to live with him in Moscow during the Chechen War in which teenager lost his parents. The jurors: a racist taxi-driver, a suspicious doctor, a vacillating TV producer, a Holocaust survivor, a flamboyant musician, a cemetery manager, and others represent the fragmented society of modern day Russia. A ... Collection: Language Resource Center

12 stulev - 12 Chairs

cover image Barcode: 58946645 Call Number: Q-SR041 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 153 min. System Requirements: NTSC DVD Region: ALL Language: Russian Creator: Leonid Gaidai Description: A former aristocrat Ippolit Vorobianinov leads a miserable life in Soviet Russia. His mother-in-law reveals a secret to him - she hid family diamonds in one of the twelve chairs they once had. Vorobianinov in cooperation with a young con artist Ostap Bender start a long search for the diamonds. Collection: Language Resource Center

501 Russian verbs : fully conjugated in all the tenses, alphabetically arranged by imperfect infinitives

Barcode: 58945059 Call Number: IL-RUS Fiv 001 A Material Type: Print-Reference Language: Russian, English Collection: Language Resource Center

501 Russian verbs : fully conjugated in all the tenses, alphabetically arranged by imperfect infinitives

Barcode: 58946707 Call Number: IL-RUS Fiv 001 A C.2 Material Type: Print-Reference Language: Russian, English Collection: Language Resource Center

A Comprehensive Russian Grammar

Barcode: 58952932 Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Russian Collection: Language Resource Center

A Film About Anna Akhmatova

cover image Barcode: 58957351 Call Number: Q-SR080 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 105 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Russian Creator: Helga Landauer Description: By the time Anna Akhmatova was twenty-five, fate had granted her every conceivable gift—poetic talent, strength of character, beauty, and fame amidst a brilliant generation. She was then inundated with the tragedies of her century: the arrests and executions of her loved ones, starvation, hardships, wars and revolutions, the Soviet regime’s destruction of the culture itself and almost everyone who was part of it, persecution and civic death, isolation, betrayal. Yet Akhmatova emerged ... Collection: Language Resource Center

A Film About Anna Akhmatova

Barcode: 58957358 Call Number: DQ-RS445 Material Type: Video -Digital System Requirements: NTSC Language: Russian Creator: Helga Landauer Description: By the time Anna Akhmatova was twenty-five, fate had granted her every conceivable gift—poetic talent, strength of character, beauty, and fame amidst a brilliant generation. She was then inundated with the tragedies of her century: the arrests and executions of her loved ones, starvation, hardships, wars and revolutions, the Soviet regime’s destruction of the culture itself and almost everyone who was part of it, persecution and civic death, isolation, betrayal. Yet Akhmatova emerged ... Collection: Language Resource Center

A Forgotten Tune For The Flute -

Barcode: 46400026 Call Number: L-SR26 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 131 min. Language: Russian Description: Romantic comedy and satire on the high-ranking class of government officials, this film was a huge success in the soviet union. Lenny, the main character, is a high ranking married man with the leisure time directorate. When he is hospitalized for a minor heart attack he falls in love with his nurse. Wary of becoming just another mistress, she helps Lenny rediscover the man beneath the bureaucrat--the former flute player who longs to break out of his ordered existence and express himself fully. Collection: Language Resource Center

A Hundred Days After Childhood

Barcode: 46400028 Call Number: L-SR28 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 80 min. Language: Russian Description: A romantic comedy about adolescents who grow up by learning bittersweet truths about loving each other and falling out of love. Contemporary literary language plus excerpts from Lermontov's works. (Soloviev) Collection: Language Resource Center

A Hussar's Ballad

Barcode: 46400044 Call Number: L-SR39 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 90 min. Language: Russian Description: A musical comedy set during the Napoleonic war about the adventures and romances of a woman who disguises herself as a man and goes to war. (Ryazonov) Collection: Language Resource Center

A phrase and sentence dictionary of spoken Russian : Russian-English, English-Russian.

Barcode: 58923974 Material Type: Print Language: Russian, English Description: Series: Variation: Department of the Army technical manual ; TM-30-944. Collection: Language Resource Center

A Time To Gather Stones Together

Barcode: 46600023 Call Number: L-SU22 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 28 min. Language: Russian Collection: Language Resource Center

Adventures Of Mr. West In The Land Of The Bolsheviks

Barcode: 46400259 Call Number: L-SR130 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 78 min. Language: Russian Collection: Language Resource Center

Alexander Nevsky

Barcode: 58949561 Call Number: Q-SR046 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 108 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Russian Description: Chronicles the efforts of prince Alexander Nevsky to drive the brutal Teutonic invaders out of Russia in 1242. Noted for its stirring score by Prokofiev and the now-famous battle of the ice sequence. (Eisenstein, 1938) Collection: Language Resource Center

Andrei Rublev

cover image Barcode: 58950133 Call Number: Q-SR052A Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 86 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Russian, French Creator: Andrej Tarkovskij Description: By opinion poll of the members of the European Academy of Film and Television (1995), this motion picture was recognized one of the world’s ten best films (8th place). Its original title – "The Andrei Passion".The historic background – Russia in the 15th century, the princes’ feuds, the internal strife. Though it in no way overshadows the film’s basic philosophical message. The perennial question of "artist versus authority", if the loneliness of a genius and his ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Andrei Rublev

Barcode: 58950142 Call Number: Q-SR052B Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 99 min. System Requirements: NTSC, Region 1 DVD Region: Region 1 Language: Russian, French Creator: Andrej Tarkovskij Description: By opinion poll of the members of the European Academy of Film and Television (1995), this motion picture was recognized one of the world’s ten best films (8th place). Its original title – "The Andrei Passion".The historic background – Russia in the 15th century, the princes’ feuds, the internal strife. Though it in no way overshadows the film’s basic philosophical message. The perennial question of "artist versus authority", if the loneliness of a genius and his ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Andrei Rublev - Andrei Rublev Andrei Rublev A

Barcode: 46400069 Call Number: L-SR54A Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 253 min. Language: Russian Collection: Language Resource Center

Andrei Rublev - Andrei Rublev Andrei Rublev B

Barcode: 46400070 Call Number: L-SR54B Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 253 min. Language: Russian Collection: Language Resource Center

Anecdotes

Barcode: 46400117 Call Number: L-SR73 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 76 min. Language: Russian Description: Comedy based on popular Russian jokes. Collection: Language Resource Center

Anglo-russkii slovar’ : 53,000 [piat’desiat tysiach] slov, Izd. ispravlennoe. - English-Russian dictionary : 53,000 entries

Barcode: 20230 Material Type: Print Language: Russian, English Collection: Language Resource Center

Anna Akhmatova File

Barcode: 46400262 Call Number: L-SR133 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 65 min. Language: Russian Collection: Language Resource Center

Anna Karenina

cover image Barcode: 58925686 Call Number: Q-SR013A Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 145 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Russian, English, French, Arabic Creator: Alexander Zarkhi Description: The film is based on the novel of the same name by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy. “All happy families resemble each other, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way,” goes the novel’s opening sentence. The melodrama centers around a tragic story of love and infidelity, the destiny of a woman who irrevocably changes her life for the sake of a passion. Anna Karenina finds it impossible to renounce her feelings for the loved one. She rejects the morals of society and tries to defend her ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Anna Karenina

cover image Barcode: 58925687 Call Number: Q-SR013B Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 145 min. System Requirements: NTSC Language: Russian, English, French, Arabic Creator: Alexander Zarkhi Description: The film is based on the novel of the same name by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy. “All happy families resemble each other, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way,” goes the novel’s opening sentence. The melodrama centers around a tragic story of love and infidelity, the destiny of a woman who irrevocably changes her life for the sake of a passion. Anna Karenina finds it impossible to renounce her feelings for the loved one. She rejects the morals of society and tries to defend her ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Anton Chekhov: A Writer's Life

Barcode: 46400225 Call Number: L-SR105 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 37 min. Language: Russian Description: A portrait of the most beloved of Russian writers, containing contemporary photographs and archival footage of Chekhov's Russia, scenes from the plays performed by the Moscow Art Theatre, and excerpts from his short stories dramatized for the screen. Collection: Language Resource Center

Apartment For Rent

Barcode: 46400010 Call Number: L-SR11 Material Type: Video -VHS Time: 85 min. Language: Russian Description: A teenager discovers a wonderful new world when his parents put him in a rented apartment before going off to Africa. Collection: Language Resource Center