DVD

Foriegn Language DVD's Available in the LAC
Title
Description
Language Tracks/ Subtitles
Africa: The Serengeti

This DVD vividly details life and death in an unforgettable film experience. Filmed entirely on location in Kenya and Tanzania, Africa : the serengeti brings you spectacular vistas and dynamic aerials. It also features Africa's greatest predators - lions, crocodiles and cheetahs - in deadly pursuit of the mitigating prey.

8 language tracks: English, Bavarian, Castilian, Catalan, French, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin

Subtitles: English only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Alexander von Humboldt

This 43 min long DVD focuses on Humboldt's South American journey and it also includes descriptionsof his childhood and youth, along with the outstanding scientific achievement represented by the report and publications of the results of his journey of discovery.

original language: German

Language tracks and Subtitles: English, French, Spanish and Portuguese

* Limited: 1 copy available

Ame agaru

Ame agaru is a Japanese drama film.

Japanese

*91 min

Subtitles: None.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Fireworks

This gangster-film genre DVD has been hailed as one of the decade's great films. It combines visual poetry and 103 heart-stopping minutes of action by Takeshi Kitano.

Japanese

Subtitles: English only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Nobody

Nobody is a heatseeking action thriller that takes you on a labyrinth of suspense and carnage without release unil the very end. An action packed thriller written and directed by Shundo Ohkawa

Japanese

Subtitles: English only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Remembering the Cosmos Flower

This poignant Japanese drama is story of Akiko who moves back to Japan with a deadly disease and how her community and friends react to the news. Directed by Junichi Suzuki.

Japanese

Subtitles: English only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Les MisTrables

Victor Hugo's stirring novel of redemption and revolution is brought to life by the artistry of director Billie August and his brilliant cast. It also features theatrical Trailer-Scene Selections and widescreen.

 English, French

Subtitles: English and French only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo tells the dramatic story of Edmond DantTs, a young French sailor who is falsely denounced as a political traitor and unjustly imprisoned for eighteen years without trial. Starring France's foremost actor Gerald Depardieu.

French

Subtitles: English only.

400 minutes with interactive menus weblinks.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Lady and the Tramp

An irrestistible song-filled adventure about Lady, a lovingly pampered cocker spaniel and Tramp, a rougish mutt from across the tracks. It is one of Disney's most delightful and captivating classics.

French, Spanish

Subtitles: English, French, Spanish only.

* widescreen.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Grumpier Old Men

A delightful sequel starring Walter Matthau and Jack Lemmon. This comedy takes place in Wabasha Minnesota and it is guaranted lots of laughs .

Language tracks and Subtitles:English, French and Spanish

* Interactive menus

* Limited: 1 copy available

Far Away, So Close

"When an angel dares to cross the line, he stumbles into the harsh reality of post-Cold War Berlin and finds himself engaged in deadly combat to protect the mortals he loves." Directed by Wim Wenders and special cameo appearances by Peter Falk and Mikhail Gorbachev.

German and French

Subtitles: English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.

*Theatrical trailers, scene selections and interactive menus

* Limited: 1 copy available

Run, Lola, Run

Run Lola Run is the internationally acclaimed sensation about two star-crossed lovers who have only minutes to change the course of their lives.

it has been called "a stylistic triumph!"

Language tracks: German, English

Subtitles: English , French

*Interactive menus, theatrical files

* Limited: 1 copy available

M

This black and white movie made in 1931 is more engaging of the eye, more incisive in its irony, more firm in its grasp of social complications than most of the films tha tcome along today. THe letter M which the central character is tagged guarantees that under the wit and satire, a dark current flows.

German

Subtitle: english only

* Limited: 1 copy available

Hamburg und der Norden/ Das Ruhrgebiet

This International Documentary that takes its audience between the North Sea to the west and the Baltic Sea to the East. A city where fishing and farming are still important sources of income but tourism is also increasing - HAMBURG.

*42 mins

language tracks and Subtitles: German, English, French and Spanish.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Emil und die Detektive

This is a film version of Erich Kastner's novel which is set in the 1950s, a period in which Germany is still suffering from the wounds inflicted by the wa and in which the economic miracle is just beginning to make itself felt in action and film scenes.

Language tracks and Subtitles: German and English only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Deutsche Literatur von Frauen

Deutsche Literatur von Frauen
"German Literature from Women"

German

* Limited: 1 copy available

Happy

Happy
Japanese Drama

Language tracks and Subtitles: Japanese only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Lin Jia Pu Zi

Lin Jia Pu Zi
Chinese Drama

Language tracks and Subtitles: Chinese only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Otokowa Tsuraiyo

Otokowa Tsuraiyo
Japanese Drama

Language tracks and Subtitles: Japanese only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Wan Li Chang Cheng

Wan Li Chang Cheng
Documentary of the Great Wall of China

Language tracks and Subtitles: Chinese only.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Zugvögel

The unusual journey by the driver of a beer delivery van from Dortmund to northern Finland ,where the young man wishes to take part in a competition for specialists in European Train timetables. This young man is also wanted by the police.

language tracks and Subtitiles: German, English, French and Spanish.

* Limited: 1 copy available

Zugvögel c.2

This is the unusual journey b the driver of a beer-delivery van from Dortmund to northern Finland, where a young man wishes to tkae part in a competition for specialists in European Train timetables. This young man is again wanted by police,

Language tracks and Subtitles: German, English, French and Spanish.

* Original version in Dolby Stereo

* Limited: 1 copy available