Wednesday, August 1, 2012

New last week (7/25/12):

Bullhead (French)
After a domineering cattle farmer strikes a deal with a mafioso meat trader, an investigating agent is killed and the farmer learns he must face the consequences of his action. This film was a nominee for Best Foreign Film at this year's Oscars.

George Gently, series 4
Northumberland Chief Inspector George Gently and Detective Sergeant John Bacchus investigate crimes.

Hedgehog (French)
The timely story of Paloma a young girl bent on ending it all on her upcoming twelfth birthday. Using her father's old camcorder to chronicle the hypocrisy she sees in adults, she begins to learn about life from the grumpy building concierge, Renee Michel. She begins to understand that there are allies to be found beneath the prickliest of exteriors.

Oranges and sunshine
The unforgettable true story of Margaret Humphreys, a social worker who uncovered one of the most controversial scandals of recent times: the organized deportation of innocent children from the UK to Australia, where they were thought to be lost in the system forever. Against overwhelming odds, and with little regard for her own safety, Humphreys reunited thousands of families and brought worldwide attention to a corrupt system and an extraordinary miscarriage of justice.

Stronger seniors workout program. Stretch & Strength (613.704 STR)
A two-part program designed to help older people develop strength and enhance ability to function in daily life, improving stability, balance and mobility.

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