Not a matter of if but when: brief records of a time in which expectations were repeatedly raised and lowered and people grew exhausted from never knowing if the moment was at hand or was still to come. Rami Farah, a young Syrian performer, uses various modes of address such as a promise, a threat, a curse, a joke, a lament, and a premonition in order to speak to the current state of affairs in Syria and the Middle East. Link to library catalog…

Not a matter of if but when: brief records of a time in which expectations were repeatedly raised and lowered and people grew exhausted from never knowing if the moment was at hand or was still to come. Rami Farah, a young Syrian performer, uses various modes of address such as a promise, a threat, a curse, a joke, a lament, and a premonition in order to speak to the current state of affairs in Syria and the Middle East. Link to library catalog…

101 Artists To Listen To Before You Die / Ricardo Cavolo. A graphic novel in the form of Ricardo Cavolo’s personal diary, which follows the story of music through 101 essential artists; from Bach to Radiohead, to Amy Winehouse, Nirvana and Daft Punk. With over one hundred uniquely colorful illustrations and handwritten text, lists, notes, and personal anecdotes.

101 Artists To Listen To Before You Die / Ricardo Cavolo. A graphic novel in the form of Ricardo Cavolo’s personal diary, which follows the story of music through 101 essential artists; from Bach to Radiohead, to Amy Winehouse, Nirvana and Daft Punk. With over one hundred uniquely colorful illustrations and handwritten text, lists, notes, and personal anecdotes.

The Central Park Five. This Ken Burns documentary chronicles America's complicated perceptions of race and crime through the story of the "Central Park 5"--A group of minority teenagers wrongfully convicted and jailed for brutally raping a white woman in New York. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007856024

The Central Park Five

The Central Park Five. This Ken Burns documentary chronicles America's complicated perceptions of race and crime through the story of the "Central Park 5"--A group of minority teenagers wrongfully convicted and jailed for brutally raping a white woman in New York. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007856024

Secrets of the Dead: The Mona Lisa Mystery. An alternate Leonardo da Vinci painting of Mona Lisa that was discovered in 2012 is studied. Art historians, research physicists, restoration experts and forensic-imaging specialists analyze the artwork, which shows a younger, happier Mona Lisa, in an attempt to verify its date and decipher any mathematical codes that may be hidden within it. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/008241642

Secrets of the Dead: The Mona Lisa Mystery

Secrets of the Dead: The Mona Lisa Mystery. An alternate Leonardo da Vinci painting of Mona Lisa that was discovered in 2012 is studied. Art historians, research physicists, restoration experts and forensic-imaging specialists analyze the artwork, which shows a younger, happier Mona Lisa, in an attempt to verify its date and decipher any mathematical codes that may be hidden within it. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/008241642

Tyler is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore¹s tracks and Nora is a privileged ballet dancer attending an elite school of dance in Baltimore. When trouble with the law lands Tyler with a community service gig at Maryland School of the Arts, he arrives as an angry outsider, until his skills as a gifted street dancer draw Nora's attention. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007705334

Step Up

Tyler is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore¹s tracks and Nora is a privileged ballet dancer attending an elite school of dance in Baltimore. When trouble with the law lands Tyler with a community service gig at Maryland School of the Arts, he arrives as an angry outsider, until his skills as a gifted street dancer draw Nora's attention. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007705334

The Story Of The Costume Drama. As originally broadcast on public television, this five-part documentary miniseries examines the creation and history of costume dramas. It features cast members from some of the most prominent films from that subgenre. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007920098

The Story Of The Costume Drama. As originally broadcast on public television, this five-part documentary miniseries examines the creation and history of costume dramas. It features cast members from some of the most prominent films from that subgenre. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007920098

Troubled Waters: A Mississippi River Story. An Emmy Award-winning production that traces the development of America's bountiful heartland and its effect on the legendary river. Through beautiful photography and inspiring narrative, the film offers solutions to the river's troubles through fresh ideas and concrete solutions. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007860857

Troubled Waters: A Mississippi River Story. An Emmy Award-winning production that traces the development of America's bountiful heartland and its effect on the legendary river. Through beautiful photography and inspiring narrative, the film offers solutions to the river's troubles through fresh ideas and concrete solutions. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007860857

Sensuality and Nationalism in Romantic Ballet. This documentary reveals intriguing facets of 19th century ballet that illustrate innovations far beyond our common understanding of this era. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007865796

Sensuality and Nationalism in Romantic Ballet. This documentary reveals intriguing facets of 19th century ballet that illustrate innovations far beyond our common understanding of this era. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007865796

Fours: Savion Glover. Savion Glover showcases his musical side by jamming with jazz royalty. Includes interview footage and four separate jams, one each with McCoy Tyner, Eddie Palmieri, Roy Haynes, and Jack DeJohnette. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007865783

Fours: Savion Glover. Savion Glover showcases his musical side by jamming with jazz royalty. Includes interview footage and four separate jams, one each with McCoy Tyner, Eddie Palmieri, Roy Haynes, and Jack DeJohnette. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007865783

A Whisper to a Roar. This documentary focuses on the current struggles for democracy in Egypt, Malaysia, Ukraine, Venezuela, and Zimbabwe. Viewers will have a front row seat to history forging revolutions the filmmakers captured and had no idea that they would erupt mid-production of the making of this film. Democracy has always come at a price. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007823478

A Whisper to a Roar

A Whisper to a Roar. This documentary focuses on the current struggles for democracy in Egypt, Malaysia, Ukraine, Venezuela, and Zimbabwe. Viewers will have a front row seat to history forging revolutions the filmmakers captured and had no idea that they would erupt mid-production of the making of this film. Democracy has always come at a price. Link to library catalog: https://mplus.mnpals.net/vufind/Record/007823478

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