Almayer’s Folly
Almayer’s Folly
2011, DVD , color, 127 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Reviewed by Tom Ipri, St. Joseph’s University

Recommended with reservations

Subjects: Family Relations, Films
Date Entered: 2/22/2017

Little Brother: Manchild in the Promised Land (Chapter 5)
Little Brother: Manchild in the Promised Land (Chapter 5)
2015, DVD , color, 17 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, Suite 550, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Reviewed by Timothy Hackman, University of Maryland

Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, Youth, Adolescents, Education, Gender Identity
Date Entered: 2/22/2017

Invisible Roots: Afro-Mexicans in Southern California
Invisible Roots: Afro-Mexicans in Southern California
2015, DVD, color, 21 min.
Distributed by Third World Newsreel, 545 Eighth Avenue, Suite 550, New York, NY 10018; 212-947-9277
Reviewed by Timothy W. Kneeland, History and Political Science Department, Nazareth College of Rochester, Rochester, NY

Recommended

Subjects: African Americans, History, Hispanics, California, Anthropology
Date Entered: 2/22/2017

Yalom’s Cure
Yalom’s Cure
2014, DVD , color, 74 min.
Distributed by First Run Features, 630 Ninth Avenue, Suite 1213, New York, NY 10036; 212-243-0600
Reviewed by Rodney Birch, Reference Librarian, George Fox University

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Counseling, Psychology, Social Work
Date Entered: 2/22/2017

‘Til Madness Do Us Part
‘Til Madness Do Us Part
2013, DVD , color, 228 min., Mandarin and Yunnan dialect with English subtitles
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Reviewed by Rodney Birch, Reference Librarian, George Fox University

Recommended

Subjects: Anthropology, Counseling, Criminal Justice, Psychology, Social Work, Sociology
Date Entered: 2/22/2017

Thank You for Playing
Thank You for Playing
2015, DVD , color, 80 min.
Distributed by Film Platform
Reviewed by Tom Ipri, St. Joseph’s University

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Cancer, Death, Family Relations
Date Entered: 2/22/2017

The Good Breast
The Good Breast
2016, DVD, color, 94 min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Reviewed by Rodney Birch, Reference Librarian, George Fox University

Recommended

Subjects: Health Care, Nursing, Psychology
Date Entered: 2/22/2017

Bird in the Room
Bird in the Room
2016, DVD , color, 67 min.
Distributed by Docs for Education, 10a Holland St., Afulla, Israel 18371; fax: 972-3-5291726
Reviewed by Caron Knauer, LaGuardia Community College, Long Island City, New York

Higly Recommended  Highly Recommended

Subjects: Acting, Art, Biography, Children’s Literature, Death, Depression, Family Relations, Fame, Folk Music, Hebrew Literature, Marriage, Mental Health, Music, Parenting, Poetry, Popular Culture, Songwriting, Storytelling, Suicide, Tel Aviv, Theater,
Date Entered: 2/15/2017

The New Dietary Guidelines: The Top 9 Things You Need to Know
The New Dietary Guidelines: The Top 9 Things You Need to Know
2017, DVD, color,19min., PDF Teacher’s Guide
Distributed by Human Relations Media, 41 Kensico Drive, Mt. Kisco, NY 10549; 800-431-2050
Reviewed by Sandy Costanza D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY

Recommended

Subjects: Healthy Eating, Lifestyle Changes, Nutrition
Date Entered: 2/15/2017

The Tombstone Opening
The Tombstone Opening
2013, DVD, color, 29min.
Distributed by Icarus Films, 32 Court St., 21st Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11201; 800-876-1710
Reviewed by Sandy Costanza D’Youville College, Buffalo, NY

Recommended

Subjects: Australian Culture, Death, Melanesian Culture, Tradition, Tribal Dances
Date Entered: 2/15/2017