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1. La Chienne [1989]

Video
1 videodisc (93 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video; all regions.
An ironic tragicomic account of a déclassé romantic triangle that leads to murder.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (approximately 111 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; stereo. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file. DVD video; all regions.
  • Personal (1904) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; directed by Wallace McCutcheon ; cinematography, G. W. Bitzer (5 min. 27 sec.)
  • The lost child (1904) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; directed by Wallace McCutcheon ; cinematography, G. W. Bitzer (6 min. 40 sec.)
  • Airy fairy Lillian tries on her new corsets (1905) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; cinematography, G. W. Bitzer (1 min. 15 sec.)
  • Tom, Tom, the piper's son (1905) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; cinematography, G. W. Bitzer (7 min. 45 sec.)
  • Trial marriages (1907) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; cinematography, G. W. Bitzer (12 min. 17 sec.)
  • The taming of the shrew (1908) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; directed by D.W. Griffith ; starring Florence Lawrence (10 min., 53 sec.)
  • Sweet and twenty (1909) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; directed by D.W. Griffith ; cinematography, G. W. Bitzer ; starring Mary Pickford, Billy Quirk, Florence Lawrence (7 min. 27 sec.)
  • Her first biscuits (1909) / [American Mutoscope and Biograph Co.] ; directed by D.W. Griffith ; cinematography, G. W. Bitzer ; starring Florence Lawrence, John R. Cumpson (6 min. 54 sec.)
  • A tin-type romance (1910) / Vitagraph ; starring Florence Turner, Leo Delaney, Jean the Vitagraph Dog (8 min. 43 sec.)
  • Flo's discipline (1912) / Victor ; directed by Harry Solter ; starring Florence Lawrence, Owen Moore (11 min. 10 sec.)
  • Big game (1921) / [Rolin Films] ; directed by Alf Goulding ; starring Snub Pollard, Marie Mosquini (11 min. 4 sec.)
  • Spanking breezes (1926) / Mack Sennett Comedies ; featuring Alice Day ; directed by Eddie Cline (21 min. 33 sec.)
Twelve short silent comedies, chiefly early nickelodeon era films, plus two comedies from the 1920s, with uncredited musical scores.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (279 min.) : sound ; b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (21 pages : illustrations; 15 cm) Sound: digital; optical. Digital: video file; Blu-ray; all region.
  • Man with a camera (1929)
  • Enthusiasm: symphony of the Donbas (1931)
  • Three songs about Lenin (1934)
  • Kino eye (1924)
  • Kino Pravda (1922-1925).
A collection of Russian experimental documentary films by Dziga Vertov, who used in his films several cinematic techniques (split screens, multiple superimpositions, variable speeds, et cetera) to present urban life from dawn to dusk.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01

4. The thin blue line [1988]

Video
1 videodisc (101 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + program notes
  • Special features: Errol Morris (interview)
  • Joshua Oppenheimer (interview)
  • Today : "close up" (Today show interview with Randall Adams, attorney Randy Schaffer, and director Errol Morris); accompanying folded insert.
Examines the roadside murder of a Dallas police officer, and the subsequent arrest and conviction of drifter Randall Adams, who was given a death sentence despite overwhelming evidence of his innocence.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (196 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Follows the life and family relationships of retired actor and hotel owner Aydin, living in the Cappadocia region in central Turkey.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (75 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray.
Two men on a park bench discuss the story of Cesare, a sleep-walking circus performer under the control of the murderous Dr. Caligari. But all, of course, is not quite as it seems. Silent film from 1920.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
5 videodiscs (400 min.) : Blu-ray and DVD video, sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + + booklet (28 p. : illustrations ; 16 cm) Sound: digital; optical. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video; region 1. video file; Blu-ray; region A.
  • The floorwalker
  • The fireman
  • The vagabond
  • One a.m.
  • The count
  • The pawnshop
  • Behind the screen
  • The rink
  • Easy Street
  • The cure
  • The immigrant
  • The adventurer
  • Birth of the tramp
  • Chaplin's Goliath.
A group of silent comedies produced within an 18 month period, many featuring Chaplin's signature Little Tramp character. The films were digitally assembled and restored in a collaborative effort with Lobster Films in Paris and L'Immagine Ritrovata in Bologna, Italy.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01

8. Double indemnity [2014]

Video
1 videodisc (108 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. + 5 cards. Sound: digital; optical; surround; DTS-HD Master Audio 2.0. digital; optical; surround; DTS Digital 2.0. digital; optical; mono. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray.
A calculating wife encourages her wealthy husband to sign a double indemnity policy proposed by smitten insurance agent Walter Neff. As the would-be lovers plot the unsuspecting husband's murder, they are pursued by a suspicious claims manager. It's a race against time to get away with the perfect crime.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01

9. Winter sleep [2014]

Video
1 videodisc (196 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
"Set in the picturesque and beautiful Cappadocia region in central Turkey, the film follows retired actor Aydin (Haluk Bilginer), who has inherited a small hotel. He is ensconced with his recently divorced sister (Demet Akbag), his much younger (and growingly discontented) wife (Melisa Sözen), and a host of guests. A seemingly trivial incident sets in motion a clash of personalities that puts the group at odds, and makes them reflect on the path their lives have taken."-- container.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sd., b&w with col. ; 12 in.
Traveling through Italy with an interpreter to research a composer's life, a poet haunted by visions of his home and family in Russia meets a hermit fixated on the spiritual decay of humanity who claims he knows the secret of its salvation.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
2 videodiscs (83 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 Blu-ray disc (83 min. : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.) + 1 booklet. Sound: digital; optical; surround; Dolby Digital 5.1. digital; optical; surround; 5.1 DTS-HD MA. Video: laser optical; NTSC. laser optical; NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video; region 1. video file; Blu-ray; 1080p high definition; region A.
An actress has inexplicably gone mute; a young nurse cares for her in a remote island cottage. While isolated together there, the women perform a mysterious spiritual and emotional transference that would prove to be one of cinema's most influential ideas.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
2 videodiscs (168 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Disc 1. Feature film (168 min.)
  • Disc 2. Extras (183 min.).
Four separate, interwoven stories, unified by the common theme of man's inhumanity to fellow man. The Babylonian story deals with the fall of Babylon in 538 B.C. The Judean story treats the life of Christ. The French story centers on the Massacre of St. Bartholomew's Day in 1572. The modern story is set in an American mill town and the slum area of an American city.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
2 videodiscs (281 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (31 p. ; 16 cm).
Nanook of the North: presents a documentary on the life of an Eskimo family pitting their strength against a vast and inhospitable Arctic. Juxtaposes their struggle for survival against the elements with the warmth of the little family as they go about their daily affairs. Contains both documentary footage and staged scenes.
The wedding of Palo, Nanook's obvious successor, is the last beautiful work of the famed Danish polar explorer and anthropologist Dr. Knud Rasmussen. Traditional eskimo culture is embodied in this early ethnographic film of life in Greenland focusing around the contest between two rivals for the love of an Inuit woman.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (115 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Follows an upscale Mexican family whose move to the countryside in search of an ideal life results in domestic crisis and class friction. An enthralling and enigmatic exploration of the primal conflicts of the human condition.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
2 videodiscs (420 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Disc 1. Prelude to war ; The Nazis strike ; Divide and conquer ; The battle of Britain
  • Disc 2. The battle of Russia ; The battle of China ; War comes to America.
The complete set of seven documentaries, produced by director Frank Capra during World War II at the request of the United States War Department, presented here in uncut versions. These films were required viewing for the armed forces and were also widely shown in civilian theaters. Prelude to war: Reviews events from 1933 to 1939, including the Japanese conquest of Manchuria, the Italian conquest of Ethiopia, and the rise of Hitler. Also discusses the Axis plan of world conquest. The Nazis strike: Documentary film record of Germany's preparations for war, the conquest of Austria and Czechoslovakia, and the attack upon Poland. Divide & conquer: The German attack upon and conquest of Belgium, Holland, and France in 1940. Battle of Britain: Tells the story of the Nazi assault on Britain, and Britain's successful defense of its island, during 1940-41. Battle of Russia: Shows the Russian defense against the Nazi invasion during World War II, focusing on the Battle of Stalingrad. Battle of China: Depicts Japanese aggression against China during World War II and describes Japan's plans for world conquest. War comes to America: explains the events, from 1931 to 1941, that lead to the United States entry into World War II.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (131 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A private detective finds himself in over his head when he takes on a case involving the richest and most powerful people in Chinatown. Bonus features include commentary, featurettes, a trailer, and more.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
2 videodiscs (120 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
It's the hottest day of the year in the Bedford-Stuyvesant neighborhood of Brooklyn. Tensions are growing, with the only local businesses being a Korean grocery and Sal's Pizzeria. Mookie is Sal's delivery boy. Radio Raheem has the letters of love and hate written on his hands. He is defiant and together with a motivated Buggin Out, push Sal and his sons to their breaking point. The cops intervene, using force and brutality to apprehend the large Radio Raheem. He is unwilling to succumb to the over-excessive brutality of the police and the racist views of Sal and his family. The overzealous police officers don't understand the repercussions of the violence they just unleashed. The neighbors band together to protest this extreme form of pure, toxic bigotry. Mob mentality takes over and the other local non-African American store owners become threatened. Tempers flare and rage is in the air.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (24 p. ; 16 cm)
  • Gold rush, 1942 version (72 min.)
  • Gold rush, 1925 version (88 min. ; silent)
  • Special features.
Classic Chaplin (the Little Tramp) prospects for gold, gets involved with a dance hall girl, and deals with a burly competitor during the Yukon gold rush.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In this beautifully filmed movie about the end of the world, Justine and Michael are celebrating their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of her sister Claire, and brother-in-law John. A planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth and threatening to collide. Meanwhile, tensions are mounting and relationships are fraying as the family deals with their fears.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes), Media & Microtext Center
FILMSTUD-4S-01
Video
1 videodisc (135 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
In this beautifully filmed movie about the end of the world, Justine and Michael are celebrating their marriage at a sumptuous party in the home of her sister Claire , and brother-in-law John. A planet called Melancholia is heading directly towards Earth and threatening to collide. Meanwhile, tensions are mounting and relationships are fraying as the family deals with their fears.
Art & Architecture Library (Bowes)
FILMSTUD-4S-01