New DVDs at the GLBT Library!

Now that we’ve covered some of our new non-fiction, fiction, and memoirs, let’s wrap up with a look at our new DVDs!

Feature Films

The World Unseen
WORL 2008

In the pressure cooker of apartheid South Africa, free-spirited Amina meets Miriam, a traditional wife and mother. Their unexpected attraction pushes Miriam to question the rules that bind her, forcing both women to face outrage and violent disapproval.

 

Glen or Glenda
GLEN 2000

A psychiatrist tells two stories: one of a transvestite (Glen or Glenda), the other of a pseudohermaphrodite (Alan or Anne).

 

 

Clapham Junction
CLAP 2007

After another man falls victim to a violent gay-bashing incident, the homosexual community of Clapham Junction, South London comes together to bring the assailants to justice.

 

 

The Four Faced Liar
FOUR 2010

A story of love and lies for four twenty-somethings looking to find themselves in New York City. A pair of best friends and a seemingly perfect couple meet at a local Irish pub tucked in the winding streets of the West Village. Through their chance meeting, the four bond and over time all of their relationships with one another morph into love, betrayal and heartbreak for all.

Walk on Water
WALK 2005

While on assignment in Berlin, a homophobic Israeli intelligence agent is ordered to assassinate a Nazi war criminal. However, he has a crisis of conscience after he befriends the target’s gay grandson.

Documentaries

Out in the Silence
OUTI 2009

Filmmaker Joe Wilson returns to his hometown of Oil City, Pa., after his wedding announcement appears in his small hometown newspaper causes controversy, and he receives a plea for help from the mother of a gay teen who is being tormented in school. Challenges viewers to rethink their values and close the gaps that divide communities on this controversial issue.

8: the Mormon Proposition
EIGH 2010

A searing indictment of the Mormon Church’s historic involvement in the promotion and passage of California’s Proposition 8, and the Mormon religion’s secretive, decades-long campaign against gay rights.

 

Let’s Talk About Sex
LETS 2011

This film takes a revealing look at how American attitudes toward adolescent sexuality impact today’s teenagers.

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