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061.380, Spring 2019

Roos, Suzanne, Spring 2019
MSEL Reserves
videos on reserve at the Service Desk on M-Level; enrolled course users: for a list of streaming videos, see
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1. Bande de filles: Girlhood Video/Film , DVD in French
Hold-Up Films et Lilies Films présentent en coproduction avec Arte France cinéma ;… 2014 .

Parce qu'on lui refuse son entrée en seconde générale, Marieme claque la porte de son collège de banlieue parisienne. Elle vit ses 16 ans comme une succession d'interdits. La censure du quartier, la loi des garçons, l'impasse de l'école. Elle rencontre alors trois autres…
2. Caché: Hidden Video/Film , DVD in French
Sony Pictures Classics ; Les Films du Losange, Wega Film, Bavaria Film, BIM… 2000 .

A talk show host and his wife and son seem to be living an ideal life until clandestinely-filmed videotapes of their private lives start to show up on their front porch. As the tapes reveal more secrets, the resulting stress and fear leads to conflict, obsession, and deceit for…
3. Chocolat Video/Film , DVD in French
Alain Belmondo et Gérard Crosnier présentent ; une coproduction Cinemanuel, Marin… 1988 .

A young woman returns to Cameroon to trace her past. Soon the sights, sounds and smells sweep her back to her childhood and memories of the people who populated her youth.
4. Entre les murs: The class Video/Film , DVD in French , English , Spanish
Sony Pictures Classics ; Haut et Court présente en coproduction avec France 2 cinéma ;… 2008 .

Based on Bégaudeau's semi-autographical book Entre Les Murs (Between the Walls) "The Class" dramatizes a year in the life of a middle school in an immigrant heavy, multiracial neighborhood in Paris. The students are also nonprofessionals, and classroom sessions were improvised…
5. Games of love & chance Video/Film , DVD in French
New Yorker Films presents a Lola Films/Noé Productions International production with… 2003 .

Share in all the affections, quarrels, and jealousies as well as the budding romance between childhood friends Krimo, who is very shy, and Lydia, the fiery blonde star, during preparations for a school production.
6. La graine et le mulet Video/Film , DVD in French , Arabic
Claude Berri présente ; un coproduction Hirsch, Pathé Renn Production ; France 2… 2010 .

When the patriarch of a French-Arab family, Slimane, acts on his wish to open a portside restaurant specializing in his ex-wife's fish couscous, the extended clan's passions and problems explode.
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7. La haine: Hate Video/Film , DVD in French
Les Productions Lazennec présentent ; en coproduction avec Le Studio Canal+, La Sept… 1995 .

Three young, unemployed Frenchmen living in the ghettos surrounding Paris get embroiled in a violent conflict with the local police.
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8. La haine: Hate Video/Film , DVD in French
Lazennec présente un film de Mathieu Kassovitz. 1995 .

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9. Le Havre Video/Film , DVD in French
Sputnik Oy avec Pyramide Productions et Pandora Film présentent en coproduction avec… 2012 .

Marcel Marx, an old bohemian living in the French harbor city of Le Havre, stands up for a young African refugee when officials begin to pursue the boy for deportation.
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    PN1997.2.H38 2012 c. 1
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10. Intouchables Video/Film , DVD in French
Gaumont présente une production Quad en coproduction avec Gaumont, TF1 Films… 2011 .

"After a paragliding accident, Philippe, a rich aristocrat, is confined to his home. He employs Driss as home help. Driss is a young guy from the projects recently out of prison. In short, the person the least adapted for the job. Vivaldi and Earth, Wind and Fire, fine language…
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    PN1997.I5175 2011 c. 1
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11. The Intouchables Video/Film , DVD in French
The Weinstein Company presents ; Gaumont presents a Quad production ; a co-production… 2011 .

An irreverent, uplifting comedy about friendship, trust, and human possibility. Based on a true story of friendship between a handicapped millionaire and his street-smart ex-con caretaker, The Intouchables depicts an unlikely camaraderie rooted in honesty and humor between two…
12. The Josephine Baker collection Video/Film , DVD in French
2007 .
Josephine Baker stars as an innocent girl from the tropics who has come to Paris and becomes a music hall performer, a laundress who stands in for the star of a musical and steals the show, and a North African woman who rises through Parisian society with the help of a French…
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13. Persepolis Video/Film , DVD in French , English
2.4.7. Films présente ; d'après l'oeuvre originale de Marjane Satrapi ; en… 2008 .

In 1970s Iran, Marjane "Marji" Satrapi watches events through her young eyes and her idealistic family. Their long dream is realized when the hated Shah is defeated in the Iranian Revolution of 1979. Now ruled by Islamic fundamentalists, Marji grows up to witness first hand how…
14. La promesse Video/Film , DVD in French
Janus Films ; Luc et Jean-Pierre Dardenne ... [et al.] présentent ; un film de Luc et… 1996 .

An absorbing drama about a Belgian teenager who is gradually coming to understand the implications of his father making a living off of abusing illegal alien workers.
15. Un prophète Video/Film , DVD in French , Portuguese , Spanish
Sony Pictures Classics ; Chic Films, Page 114 and Why Not Productions ; un film de… 2010 .

Malik el Djebena, who is condemned to six years in prison, cannot read or write, but soon figures out the politics of the prison. Though Malik is only 19-years-old, the leader of the Corsican gang who rules the prison corners him and gives him certain 'missions' to carry out. He…
16. Samba Video/Film , DVD in French
Broad Green Pictures presents ; Gaumont present ; a Quad and Ten Films production ; a… 2014 .

A richly entertaining chronicle of an undocumented kitchen worker battling deportation from his adopted home in Paris.
17. Welcome: and, The Berlin Wall Video/Film , DVD in Multiple languages
Welcome - Dir. Phillippe Lioret ; The Berlin Wall - Dir. Paul Cotter. 2010 .

"Welcome" - - Director Philippe Lioret (109 min.) [France] : "Bilal, a 17-year-old Kurdish refugee, has struggled his way through Europe for the last three months, trying to reunite with his girlfriend, who recently emigrated to England. But his journey comes to an abrupt halt…
18. White material Video/Film , DVD in French
IFC Films ; Why Not Productions présente ; un coproduction Why Not Productions, Wild… 2011 .

Maria is an entitled white woman living in Africa, desperately unwilling to give up her family's crumbling coffee plantation despite the civil war closing in on her. A gripping evocation of the death throes of European colonialism and a fascinating look at a woman lost in her own…