• Details about The Favourite [videorecording]

    The Favourite [videorecording]

    Yorgos Lanthimos

    Early eighteenth-century England is at war with the French. A frail Queen Anne occupies the throne, and her friend Lady Sarah tends to her ill health. When a new servant Abigail arrives, Sarah takes her under her wing, and Abigail sees a chance at a return to her aristocratic roots. As the politics of war become time-consuming for Sarah, Abigail steps in to fill in as the Queen's companion. Their growing friendship gives her a chance to fulfill her ambitions, and no one will stand in her way.…more

  • Details about House of Cards: Season 6 [videorecording]

    House of Cards: Season 6 [videorecording]

    Robin Wright

    After the death of her husband, Claire Underwood becomes the first female President of the United States. Regardless of the power Claire holds, she finds that she doesn't have allies or friends, both outside and inside the White House.…more

  • Details about Can You Ever Forgive Me? [videorecording]

    Can You Ever Forgive Me? [videorecording]

    Heller, Marielle

    Lee Israel made her living in the 1970s and 1980s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. Though Lee Israel has undeniable profiling skills, her work has grown stale and hackneyed, rendering her profession unnecessary and insignificant. Now in times of financial hardship, Israel must find other ways to make a living. With assistance from her steadfast friend, Jack, the two endeavor to keep Israel afloat. With a dose of trickery ……more

  • Details about Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer [videorecording]

    Gosnell: The Trial of America's Biggest Serial Killer [videorecording]

    Nick Searcy

    The film is the shocking true story of the investigation and trial of Dr. Kermit Gosnell and his 30-year killing spree and the political and media establishment that tried to cover it up. Originally investigated for illegal prescription drug sales, a raid by the DEA, FBI, and local law enforcement revealed crimes they could not have expected within the clinic.…more

  • Details about American Vandal: Season One [videorecording]

    American Vandal: Season One [videorecording]

    Alvarez, Tyler

    A true crime satire that explores the aftermath of a costly high school prank that left twenty-seven faculty cars vandalized with phallic images. Over the course of the eight-episode season, an aspiring sophomore documentarian Peter Maldanaldo investigates the controversial and potentially unjust expulsion of Dylan Maxwell, the troubled senior accused of the phallic vandalization. A parody done in a mocumentary style.…more

  • Details about Harriet Tubman: They Called Her Moses [videorecording]

    Harriet Tubman: They Called Her Moses [videorecording]

    Discover the real Harriet Tubman in this compelling documentary narrated by Alfrelynn Roberts and featuring expert interviews with leading scholars, including Dr. Eric Lewis Williams of the Smithsonian Institute and Carl Westmoreland of the National Underground Railroad Freedom Center. It also features remarkable early 20th century audio recordings of African-American spirituals sung by former slaves.…more

  • Details about Eating Animals [videorecording]

    Eating Animals [videorecording]

    Christopher Quinn

    Based on the bestselling book by Jonathan Safran Foer and narrated by co-producer Natalie Portman, this is an urgent, eye-opening look at the environmental, economic, and public health consequences of factory farming. It offers attainable, common-sense solutions to a growing crisis while making the case that ethical farming is not only an animal rights issue but also one that affects every aspect of life.…more

  • Details about Shakespeare Uncovered [videorecording]

    Shakespeare Uncovered [videorecording]

    Benjamin Phelps

    Six episodes combine history, biography, iconic performances, new analysis and the personal passion of its celebrated hosts: Ethan Hawke, Jeremy Irons, Derek Jacobi, Trevor Nunn, Joely Richardson and David Tennant, to tell the story behind the stories of Shakespeare's greatest plays.…more