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New DVDs in August


We have new DVDs for August, check out a documentary of a rock legend, see how humanity has shaped water usage or a panda who knows kung fu!

DVD cover for Eisenstein in Guanajuato

  

Eisenstein in Guanajuato  From the publisher: "Freshly rejected by Hollywood and under increasing pressure to return to Stalinist Russia, Soviet filmmaker Sergei Eisenstein travels to Mexico to shoot a new film about the ties between sex and death."

DVD cover for Kung Fu Panda 3

  

Kung Fu Panda 3 From the publisher: "When Po's long-lost panda father suddenly reappears, the reunited duo travels to a secret panda paradise to meet scores of hilarious new panda characters. But when the supernatural villain Kai begins to sweep across China defeating all the kung fu masters, Po must do the impossible-learn to train a village full of his fun-loving, clumsy brethren to become the ultimate band of Kung Fu Pandas.."

DVD cover for the documentary Janis.

  

Janis : Little Girl Blue From the publisher: "Documentary on rock singer Janis Joplin, with her own words telling much of the story through a series of letters she wrote home over the years, read by Chan Marshall. Includes interviews with musicians P!nk, Kris Kristofferson, Melissa Etheridge, Bob Weir, Juliette Lewis, TV presenter Dick Cavett, filmmaker D.A. Pennebaker, the Joplin family, and others.

DVD cover for Watermark

  

Watermark From the publisher: "Following their success with Manufactured Landscapes, photographer Edward Burtynsky and filmmaker Jennifer Baichwal reunite to explore the ways in which humanity has shaped, manipulated and depleted one of its most vital and compromised resources: water."

Dvd cover for the movie Whiskey Tango Foxtrot

  

Whiskey Tango Foxtrot From the publisher: "Based on journalist Kim Barker's memoir "The Taliban shuffle: strange days in Afghanistan and Pakistan", which details her years as a reporter in Pakistan and Afghanistan beginning in 2002."

DVD cover for the movie Hail Caesar

  

Hail, Caesar! From the publisher: "An all-star comedy set during the latter years of Hollywood's Golden Age. It follows a single day in the life of a studio fixer who is presented with plenty of problems to fix.."

Want to see more? We are always adding more new material to the library's collection.