Te prometo anarquía = I Promise You Anarchy

cover image Barcode: 58965944 Call Number: V-SPA 657 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 88 min Language: Spanish Creator: Directed by Julio Hernández Cordón Description: "In a contemporary Mexico City, two skating lovers develop their relationship at the same time as they try to carry on business with drug mafia." - IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

O Auto da Compadecida = A Dog's Will

cover image Barcode: 58965945 Call Number: V-POR 102 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 104 min Language: Portuguese Creator: Directed by Guel Arraes Description: "João Grilo and Chicó are two very poor and clever Brazilian Northeasterners who struggle for survival and trick people to get by. After meeting the wealthy Rosinha, both hope to finally strive in life, but their plans are interrupted by the arrival of an outlaw." -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Fin de siglo = End of the century

cover image Barcode: 58965922 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 84 mins Language: Spanish AND Catalan Creator: Directed by Lucio Castro Description: "Two men meet in Barcelona and after spending a day together they realize that they have already met twenty years ago." - IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Cherry Town

cover image Barcode: 58965917 Call Number: V-RUS 103 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 87 min Language: Russian Creator: Directed by Gerbert Rappaport Description: "The title of the film (literally "Cherry Town") refers to new towns or neighborhoods based on middle-class urban development, where every block of houses looks exactly the same as the next. In the Soviet Union of the late 1950s this was thought to be equivalent to the pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. " -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Hive

cover image Barcode: 58965878 Material Type: Video -Digital Language: Albanian Creator: Directed by Blerta Basholli Description: "Hive is a searing drama based on the true story of Fahrije, who, like many of the other women in her patriarchal village, has lived with fading hope and burgeoning grief since her husband went missing during the war in Kosovo. In order to provide for her struggling family, she pulls the other widows in her community together to launch a business selling a local food product. Together, they find healing and solace in considering a future without their husbands—but their will to begin ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Masel Tov Cocktail

cover image Barcode: 58965881 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 32 min Language: German AND Russian Creator: Directed by Arkadij Khaet, Mickey Paatzsch

Becoming Black

Barcode: 58965885 Material Type: Video -Digital Creator: Directed by Ines Johnson-Spain

Kommunalka

cover image Barcode: 58965870 Call Number: V-RUS 102 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 96 min Language: Russian Creator: Directed by Françoise Huguier Description: "Focuses on the little-known but widespread social experiment in the Soviet Union, the Kommunalka (communal apartment), going behind closed doors of an apartment community in St. Petersburg." -- Turner Classic Movies Collection: Language Resource Center

The Yogis of Tibet

cover image Barcode: 58965872 Call Number: V-TIB 009 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 77 min. Language: English Creator: Directed by Jeffrey M. Pill Description: "For the first time, the reclusive and secretive Tibetan monks agree to discuss aspects of their philosophy and allow themselves to be filmed while performing their ancient practices." -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

2 Filhos de Francisco : A História de Zezé di Camargo & Luciano = Two Sons of Francisco

cover image Barcode: 58965873 Call Number: V-POR 101 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 129 min Language: Portuguese Creator: Directed by Breno Silveira Description: "The story of Francisco, a very simple and poor man whose dream was to see his children become country music stars, and who made all the efforts to make it happen." -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Kommunalka

cover image Barcode: 58965834 Call Number: DV-RUS Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 96 min Language: Russian Creator: Directed by Françoise Huguier Description: "Focuses on the little-known but widespread social experiment in the Soviet Union, the Kommunalka (communal apartment), going behind closed doors of an apartment community in St. Petersburg." -- Turner Classic Movies Collection: Language Resource Center

Est/Ouest / est-ouest = East/West / east-west

cover image Barcode: 58965839 Call Number: DV-FRE 061 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 125 min. DVD Region: Region 1 Language: French, Russian Creator: Directed by Régis Wargnier Description: June 1946: Stalin invites Russian emigres to return to the motherland. It's a trap: when a ship-load from France arrives in Odessa, only a physician and his family are spared execution or prison. He and his French wife (her passport ripped up) are sent to Kiev. She wants to return to France immediately; he knows that they are captives and must watch every step. By chance, she meets a touring French actress and pleads for help. She also takes a young swimmer under her wing, and several years ... Collection: Language Resource Center

A frequency dictionary of German : core vocabulary for learners

cover image Barcode: 58965829 Call Number: PED-Second Language Material Type: Print-Pedagogical Language: German, English Creator: Erwin P Tschirner; Jupp Möhring; Elisabeth Muntschick Description: "This completely updated edition of A Frequency Dictionary of German contains the 5,000 most commonly used words of German today, occurring in a 20 million word corpus (compared to a 4.2 million corpus in the first edition). The basis of the frequency list is a significantly extended version of the Herder/BYU Corpus of Contemporary German. The Dictionary contains spoken and written German, and represents different genres, text types, registers, styles, and also regional varieties. The ... Collection: Language Resource Center

冈拉梅朵 = Ganglamedo

cover image Barcode: 58965823 Call Number: DV-CHI Material Type: Video -Digital Language: Tibetan AND Mandarin Description: "The movie is about one of the most popular Tibetan folk songs, Ganglamedo ("Snow lotus"), about two girls and two men. The story begins sixty years ago, in Tibet. A local girl, who sings the Ganglamedo, calls herself by same name. She is in love with a Tibetan man, Acuo, and they plan to marry. She disappears the night before the marriage is to take place. Sixty years later, a Chinese singer, An Yu, comes to Tibet to find her lost voice. She meets young Tibetan man Anzha, who ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Fussball Fieber = Football Fever

cover image Barcode: 58965798 Call Number: V-GER 464 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 160 min Language: German Creator: Directed by Motte Jansen, Jeffrey Elmont Description: "Kurtsfilme presents 11 of the best football films of all time. The ultimate football film compilation" -- back of the DVD Rating Audience (Video Only): FSK rating: FSK 12 Collection: Language Resource Center

L' amica geniale

cover image Barcode: 58965800 Call Number: FR-ITA Fer Audio Material Type: Audio -CD Time: 710 min Language: Italian Creator: Elena Ferrante ; Anna Bonaiuto, narrator Description: "Beginning in the 1950s in a poor but vibrant neighborhood on the outskirts of Naples, Elena Ferrante’s four-volume story spans almost sixty years, as its main characters, the fiery and unforgettable Lila and the bookish narrator, Elena, become women, wives, mothers, and leaders, all the while maintaining a complex and at times conflicted friendship. This first novel in the series follows Lila and Elena from their fateful meeting as ten-year-olds through their school years and ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Silvervägen = the silver road

cover image Barcode: 58965789 Call Number: FR-SWE Jac Audio Material Type: Audio -CD Time: 590 min Language: Swedish Creator: Stina Jackson ; Marie Richardson, narrator Description: "Three years ago, Lelle's daughter went missing in a remote part of Northern Sweden. Lelle has spent the intervening summers driving the Silver Road under the midnight sun, frantically searching for his lost daughter, for himself and for redemption. ... Collection: Language Resource Center

To my = That's us

cover image Barcode: 58965787 Call Number: V-POL 032 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 89 min Language: Polish Creator: Directed by Waldemar Szarek Description: "For many, Matura, an exam that Polish pupils are required to pass in order to apply for higher education studies at Poland's universities, is the most important moment in life. However, the test of knowledge does not always go hand in hand with life maturity. For the heroes of the film "To us", preparation for the exam is a time to take important steps, the consequences of which they are not aware of. Agata and Fork's carefree childhood literally ended in one day - when they ... Collection: Language Resource Center

On the offensive : prejudice in language past and present

cover image Barcode: 58965782 Call Number: PED-DEI Material Type: Print Language: English Creator: Karen Stollznow Description: "I'm not a racist, but… You look good, for your age… She was asking for it… You're crazy… That's so gay… Have you ever wondered why certain language has the power to offend? It is often difficult to recognize the veiled racism, sexism, ageism (and other –isms) that hide in our everyday discourse. This book sheds light on the derogatory phrases, insults, slurs, stereotypes, tropes and more that make up linguistic discrimination. Each chapter addresses a different area of ... Collection: Language Resource Center

The other side of silence : voices from the partition of India

cover image Barcode: 58965783 Material Type: Print Language: English Creator: Urvashi Butalia Description: " In this book, Urvashi Butalia turns to oral histories to tell the real story of the violence in Delhi and across North India in 1947" -- Not Even Past Collection: Language Resource Center

French sentence builders – A Lexicogrammar approach: Beginner to pre-intermediate

cover image Barcode: 58965784 Call Number: IL-FRE Con Material Type: Print Language: French, English Creator: Gianfranco Conti ; Dylan Viñales ; Ronan Jezequel Description: "French Sentence Builders is a workbook aimed at beginner to pre-intermediate students co-authored by three modern languages educators with over 55 years of extensive classroom experience between the three, both in the UK and internationally" -- Amazon Collection: Language Resource Center

In other words : a coursebook on translation

cover image Barcode: 58965785 Call Number: PED-Translation Material Type: Print Language: English Creator: Mona Baker Description: "In Other Words has been the definitive coursebook for students studying translation for nearly three decades. Assuming no knowledge of foreign languages, it offers a practical guide based on extensive research in areas as varied as lexis, grammar, pragmatics, semiotics and ethics. It thus provides a solid basis for training a new generation of well-informed, critical students of translation." -- Amazon Collection: Language Resource Center

Tobira Beginning Japanese

Barcode: 58965780 Call Number: Textbook Japanese Material Type: Print-Text/Workbook Language: Japanese AND English Collection: Language Resource Center

冈拉梅朵 = Ganglamedo

cover image Barcode: 58965768 Call Number: V-CHI Material Type: Video -DVD Language: Tibetan AND Mandarin Description: "The movie is about one of the most popular Tibetan folk songs, Ganglamedo ("Snow lotus"), about two girls and two men. The story begins sixty years ago, in Tibet. A local girl, who sings the Ganglamedo, calls herself by same name. She is in love with a Tibetan man, Acuo, and they plan to marry. She disappears the night before the marriage is to take place. Sixty years later, a Chinese singer, An Yu, comes to Tibet to find her lost voice. She meets young Tibetan man Anzha, who ... Collection: Language Resource Center

100 Meters = 100 Metros

cover image Barcode: 58965770 Call Number: V-SPA 654 Material Type: Video -Blu-ray Time: 108 min Language: Spanish Creator: Directed by Marcel Barrena Description: "Based on true events, a Spanish man with multiple sclerosis who tried to finish an Iron-Man competition despite he was told that he could not make 100 meters." - IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center