Chão = Landless

cover image Barcode: 58965752 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 110 mins Language: Portuguese Creator: Directed by Camila Freitas Description: "Since 2015, the Landless Workers Movement has been occupying an indebted sugarcane factory's land to press for its redistribution through land reform. Grandma, P.C. and their encamped fellows struggle to conquer a small share of land where they can settle down and live a self-sustainable life, growing agro-ecological crops in a newly knit peasant community they draw in their dreams." - Kanopy Collection: Language Resource Center

Jihad: Afghanistan's Holy War

cover image Barcode: 58965751 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 52 mins Language: English Creator: Directed by Jeff Harmon Description: "Takes a look at the holy war in Afghanistan as viewed through the eyes of Haji Latif, the Lion of Kandahar, and his Mujahideen." - U-M Library Collection: Language Resource Center

Toz Bezi = Dust Cloth

cover image Barcode: 58965748 Call Number: V-TUR 017 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 99 min Language: Turkish Creator: Directed by Ahu Öztürk Description: "Nesrin and Hatun are two Kurdish cleaning women living in Istanbul. While Nesrin tries to survive with her little daughter, trying to understand why her husband left her, Hatun dreams of buying a house in the district where they clean." -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Toz Bezi = Dust Cloth

cover image Barcode: 58965749 Call Number: DV-TUR 017 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 99 min Language: Turkish Creator: Directed by Ahu Öztürk Description: "Nesrin and Hatun are two Kurdish cleaning women living in Istanbul. While Nesrin tries to survive with her little daughter, trying to understand why her husband left her, Hatun dreams of buying a house in the district where they clean." -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Fahrenheit 451

cover image Barcode: 58965750 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 105 mins Language: English Creator: Directed by Francois Truffaut Description: "Francois Truffaut's interpretation of the Ray Bradbury story about a brutal totalitarian society in which books are banned." - Swank Collection: Language Resource Center

Inferno

cover image Barcode: 58965742 Call Number: FR-ITA Ali Material Type: Print Language: Italian Creator: Dante Alighieri ; commentary by Franco Nembrini ; illustrated by Gabriele Dell'Otto Description: "Each canto has an introduction to the reading written by Nembrini, the original text of Dante and, opposite, a paraphrase in contemporary Italian, and a reproduction of the tables by Gabriele Dell'Otto that illustrate the content of the song" -- translated from Amazon Collection: Language Resource Center

Takva : A Man's Fear of God

cover image Barcode: 58965738 Call Number: V-TUR 015 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 96 min Language: Turkish Creator: Directed by Özer Kiziltan Description: "A promotion brings a Muslim's relationship with God into question." -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Ahlat Ağacı = The Wild Pear Tree

cover image Barcode: 58965739 Call Number: V-TUR 016 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 188 min Language: Turkish Creator: Directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan Description: "An unpublished writer returns to his hometown after graduating, where he seeks sponsors to publish his book while dealing with his father's deteriorating indulgence into gambling." Collection: Language Resource Center

Pátria

cover image Barcode: 58965740 Call Number: V-SPA 652 Material Type: Video -DVD Language: Spanish Creator: Directed by Félix Viscarret, Óscar Pedraza Description: "The story of two families affected by ETA's terrorism in the Basque Country." -- IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

De. Vulgarí Eloquentía

cover image Barcode: 58965741 Call Number: GAME-ITA006 Material Type: Game Language: Italian, English Creator: Giochix Description: Instructions in Italian and English 1 Game Board, 1 Rulebook, 1 Manuscript Board, 5 Screens, 5 Help Sheets, 1 Turn Marker, 11 Politicians, 7 Nobles, 20 Abbess, 11 Copists, 100 Discs, 6 Action Markers, 15 Meeples, 31 Tiles, 71 Manuscripts, 1 Bag Collection: Language Resource Center

24 Hour Party People

Barcode: 58965737 Material Type: Video -Digital Language: English Creator: Directed by Michael Winterbottom

El último verano de la Boyita

cover image Barcode: 58965735 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 93 mins Language: Spanish Creator: Directed by Julia Solomonoff Description: "A teenage girl, feeling babyish and awkward compared to her older sister, finds solace in a childhood friend while spending a countryside summer in her father's old van." - IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Alanis

Barcode: 58965736 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 83 mins Language: Spanish Creator: Directed by Anahí Berneri Description: "A young Buenos Aires mother finds employment as a sex worker and struggles to live under the same laws that are supposed to protect her." - IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Jojo Rabbit

cover image Barcode: 58965734 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 108 mins Language: English Creator: Directed by Taika Waititi Description: "A young boy in Hitler's army finds out his mother is hiding a Jewish girl in their home." - IMDb Collection: Language Resource Center

Mientras dure la guerra = While at War

cover image Barcode: 58965726 Call Number: DV-SPA 651 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 103 min Language: Spanish Creator: Directed by Alejandro Amenábar Description: "Salamanca 1936. Celebrated writer Miguel de Unamuno supports the military rebellion hoping it will resolve the prevailing chaos in Spain. Meanwhile, General Francisco Franco adds his troops to the uprising, secretly aspiring to take command of the war. The conflict turns bloody and with some of his colleagues incarcerated, Unamuno questions his initial stance. When Franco transfers his headquarters to Salamanca, Unamuno visits him, determined to request clemency." -- Rotten Tomatoes Collection: Language Resource Center

Mientras dure la guerra = While at War

cover image Barcode: 58965724 Call Number: V-SPA 651 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 103 min Language: Spanish Creator: Directed by Alejandro Amenábar Description: "Salamanca 1936. Celebrated writer Miguel de Unamuno supports the military rebellion hoping it will resolve the prevailing chaos in Spain. Meanwhile, General Francisco Franco adds his troops to the uprising, secretly aspiring to take command of the war. The conflict turns bloody and with some of his colleagues incarcerated, Unamuno questions his initial stance. When Franco transfers his headquarters to Salamanca, Unamuno visits him, determined to request clemency." -- Rotten Tomatoes Collection: Language Resource Center

The Women's Balcony

cover image Barcode: 58965723 Material Type: Video -Digital Time: 100 mins Language: Hebrew Creator: Directed by Ismach Hatani Description: "An accident during a bar mitzvah celebration leads to a rift between the men and women in a devout community in Jerusalem in this rousing, good-hearted comedy. Awash with Jerusalem's distinctive glow, THE WOMEN'S BALCONY is a warm, poignant portrait of a modern community struggling to balance protocol with practical, progressive values - at once rebellious and respectful in spirit." - Kanopy Collection: Language Resource Center

Norwegian crash course

cover image Barcode: 58965714 Call Number: IL-NOR Lan Material Type: Language Kit Time: 100 min Language: Norwegian Creator: Language/30 Description: "The Original 30-Minute Crash Course! Speak Norwegian in just one short week! LANGUAGE/30 zeroes in on the most essential phrases for day-to-day communication. Whether you are a vacationer, a business traveler, a student or just need a refresher course, you'll learn what you need to know in just three 30-minute sessions a day. Developed for U.S. Government personnel, this accelerated learning method will have you conversing after just a few easy 30-minute lessons! These widely acclaimed ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Colloquial Norwegian : A Complete Language Course

cover image Barcode: 58965715 Call Number: IL-NOR Brå Material Type: Language Kit Time: 120 min Language: Norwegian, English Creator: Kari Bråtveit ; W. Glyn Jones ; Kirsten Gade Description: "This book pack is part of a language course which is designed to provide a complete introduction and self-study course to the language, as well as a cultural and historical background to the people. Each lesson in the textbook contains conversations based on everyday situations, explanations of grammar and vocabulary lists." -- WorldCat Collection: Language Resource Center

Colloquial Icelandic : the complete course for beginners

cover image Barcode: 58965716 Call Number: IL-ICE Nei Material Type: Language Kit Time: 120 min Language: Icelandic, English Creator: Daisy L Neijmann Description: "These two 60-minute CDs feature dialogues and exercises from the Colloquial Icelandic book. Recorded by native speakers, they will help perfect your pronunciation and listening skills." -- AbeBook Collection: Language Resource Center

teach yourself Icelandic

cover image Barcode: 58965717 Call Number: IL-ICE Jón Material Type: Language Kit Language: Icelandic, English Creator: Hildur Jónsdóttir Description: "A basic introduction to Icelandic featuring key structures and vocabulary introduced in 12 thematic units progressing from introducing yourself to looking for a flat." -- WorldCat Collection: Language Resource Center

De måske egnede : roman

cover image Barcode: 58965718 Call Number: FR-DAN Høe Material Type: Print Language: Danish Creator: Peter Høeg Description: "Strange things are happening at Biehl's Academy when this elite school opens its doors to a group of orphans and reform-school rejects, kids at the end of the system's tether. The school is run by a peculiar set of rules by which every minute is regimented and controlled. Soon, they suspect they are guinea pigs in a bizarre social experiment and that their only hope of escape is to break through a dangerous threshold of time and space." -- goodreads Collection: Language Resource Center

Luftkastellet der blev sprængt

cover image Barcode: 58965719 Call Number: FR-DAN Lar Material Type: Print Language: Danish Creator: Stieg Larsson, translated by Kamilla Jørgensen Description: "Lisbeth Salander - the heart of Larsson's two previous novels - lies in critical condition, a bullet wound to her head, in the intensive care unit of a Swedish city hospital. She's fighting for her life in more ways than one: if and when she recovers, she'll be taken back to Stockholm to stand trial for three murders. With the help of her friend, journalist Mikael Blomkvist, she will not only have to prove her innocence, but also identify and denounce those in authority who have allowed ... Collection: Language Resource Center

Immersion

cover image Barcode: 58965720 Material Type: Video -DVD Time: 12 mins Language: English AND Spanish Creator: Directed by Richard Levien Description: "Moises, a ten-year-old immigrant who speaks no English, struggles to fit in at his new school in the U.S." - Immersion Web Page Collection: Language Resource Center

Hits 2012 : årets bästa låtar = Hits 2012 : Best Songs of the Year

cover image Barcode: 58965709 Call Number: FR-SWE Sac Material Type: Print Language: Swedish, English Creator: Birgitta Sacilotto Description: "In Hits 2012, we have collected 42 of the year's most popular songs, both Swedish and foreign. All songs are presented with melody part, lyrics and chords." -- bokus Collection: Language Resource Center