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Video
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; surround; stereo. Digital: video file; DVD video.
The film centers on Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and the last survivor of his people, and the two scientists who, over the course of 40 years, build a friendship with him. The film was inspired by the real-life journals of two explorers (Theodor Koch-Grünberg and Richard Evans Schultes) who traveled through the Colombian Amazon during the last century in search of the sacred and difficult-to-find psychedelic Yakruna plant.
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PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (125 min.) : sound, black and white ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; surround; stereo. Digital: video file; Blu-Ray.
The film centers on Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman and the last survivor of his people, and the two scientists who, over the course of 40 years, build a friendship with him. The film was inspired by the real-life journals of two explorers (Theodor Koch-Grünberg and Richard Evans Schultes) who traveled through the Colombian Amazon during the last century in search of the sacred and difficult-to-find psychedelic Yakruna plant.
Media & Microtext Center
PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 Blu-ray videodisc (166 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 DVD videodisc ( 166 min : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.) Sound: digital; optical; surround. Digital: video file; Blu-ray. Region A. video file; DVD video. region 2.
Django, a former slave turned hired gun, heads back to the plantation to free his wife, Broomhilda, from the tyrannical plantation owner Calvin Candie, with the help of a German bounty hunter, Dr. King Shultz.
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PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange Indian named 'Nobody' who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world. A star-studded western with a unique story and brilliant cinematography that garnered widespread critical acclaim.
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PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (119 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
The story of King George VI of Britain, his impromptu ascension to the throne and the speech therapist who helped the unsure monarch become worthy of it.
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PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (88 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Travelling through the heartland of America, Cree filmmaker Neil Diamond examines how the myth of the movie "Injun" has influenced the world's understanding - and misunderstanding - of Natives. With clips from hundreds of classic and recent films, and candid interviews with celebrated Native and non-Native directors, writers, actors and activists, including Clint Eastwood, Robbie Robertson, Sacheen Littlefeather, John Trudell, Charlie Hill and Russell Means, Reel Injun traces the evolution of cinema's depiction of Native people from the silent film era to the present day.
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PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (153 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
During World War II, a group of Jewish-American guerilla soldiers, led by Lt. Aldo Raine, become known as "The Basterds." They are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds soon cross paths with a French-Jewish woman who runs a movie theater in Paris which is targeted by the soldiers. A plot is set in motion to kill the Nazis at the theater's movie premier, including Adolph Hitler.
Media & Microtext Center
PWR-2KDA-01
Video
2 videodiscs (153 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Special features: disc 1. Extended and alternate scenes ; "Nation's pride" the film within the film
  • disc 2. Roundtable discussion with Quentin Tarantino, Brad Pitt and Elvis Mitchell ; The making of "Nation's pride" ; Quentin Tarantino's camera angel.
During World War II, a group of Jewish-American guerilla soldiers, led by Lt. Aldo Raine, become known as "The Basterds." They are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds soon cross paths with a French-Jewish woman who runs a movie theater in Paris which is targeted by the soldiers. A plot is set in motion to kill the Nazi leadership, including Adolph Hitler, at a movie premiere.
Media & Microtext Center
PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (161 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
A small nomadic community is cursed by an unknown shaman. When Atanarjuat falls in love with a woman already promised to the son of the clan's leader, he has to fight for her. She is won by Atanarjuat and the leader plots to attack him in his sleep. Escaping, he sets off running across the ice, embarking on a harrowing adventure of survival in the brutal wilderness. He returns stronger and wiser to reclaim his life and stop the curse that has divided his people.
Media & Microtext Center
PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (ca. 3 hr.) : sd., col. ; DVD 4 3/4 in.
Eddie Izzard spins free-flowing jokes about San Francisco, transvestitism, squirrels, American optimism, Hitler, the British royal family, mass murder and Stonehenge. Izzard romps through human history and transforms surprisingly complex ideas into biting satire--as well as knockout bits of sublime frivolity, like describing the movie Speed entirely in French. His mercurial patter is sprinkled with four-letter words, but his twinkling glances make this more mischievous than crude.
Media & Microtext Center
PWR-2KDA-01
Video
1 videodisc (121 min.) : sd., b&w. ; 4 3/4 in.
A young man in search of a fresh start embarks on an exciting journey to a new town never realizing the danger that lies ahead. But when a heated love triangle ends in double murder, he finds himself a wanted man running scared until a mysterious loner teaches him to face the dangers that follow a "dead man."
Media & Microtext Center
PWR-2KDA-01