Multicultural Programs

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Multicultural Library

We have a large library of multicultural items available to borrow.

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DVDs
Title Genre Summary
42 The Jackie Robinson Story African American The story of Jackie Robinson from his signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers organization in 1945 to his historic 1947 rookie season when he broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball.
500 Nations American Indian An exploration of the various Native American nations and their fall to the European conquerors.
A Day Without a Mexican Immigration When a mysterious fog surrounds the boundaries of California, there is a communication breakdown and all the Mexicans disappear, affecting the economy and the state stops working missing the Mexican workers and dwellers.
A Great Day in Harlem Documentary Art Kane, now deceased, coordinated a group photograph of all the top jazz musicians in NYC in the year 1958, for a piece in Esquire magazine. Just about every jazz musician at the time showed up for the photo shoot which took place in front of a brownstone near the 125th street station. The documentary compiles interviews of many of the musicians in the photograph to talk about the day of the photograph, and it shows film footage taken that day by Milt Hinton and his wife.
A Mighty Heart Cross cultural Mariane Pearl embarks on a frantic search to locate her journalist husband, Daniel, when he goes missing in Pakistan.
A Soldier's Story African-American An African American officer investigates a murder in a racially charged situation in World War II.
A Time to Kill African-American A young lawyer defends a black man accused of murdering two men who raped his 10-year-old daughter, sparking a rebirth of the KKK.
A Walk in the Clouds Cross cultural After returning from the war, Paul and a young woman meet on a bus as she's headed home from college to help with the grape harvest and face her Old World domineering dad. The woman has not married but is pregnant and she thinks her father is going to kill her. Paul proposes to pose as her husband to help her face her father. When their passion for each other is finally ignited and explodes, they realize they must overcome all odds to be together.
Above the Rim African-American Story of a promising high school basketball star and his relationships with two brothers, one a drug dealer and the other a former basketball star fallen on hard times and now employed as a security guard.
African American Lives African-American a PBS television miniseries hosted by historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr., focusing on African American genealogical research. The family histories of prominent African Americans are explored using traditional genealogic techniques as well as genetic analysis.
African American Lives 2 African-American a PBS television miniseries hosted by historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr., focusing on African American genealogical research. The family histories of prominent African Americans are explored using traditional genealogic techniques as well as genetic analysis.
After the Sunset African-American The story of what happens after a master thief achieves his last big score, when the FBI agent who promised he'd capture him is about to do just that.
Agronomist African-American The true story of Jean Dominique, a Haitian radio journalist and human rights activist.
Akeelah and the Bee African-American A young girl from South Los Angeles tries to make it to the National Spelling Bee.
Alamo American History Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano men, led by Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie, and Mexican dictator Santa Anna's forces at the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas.
Ali African-American Muhammad Ali is an American former professional boxer, generally considered among the greatest heavyweights in the sport's history
Amandla! International - South Africa Amandla!: A Revolution in Four-Part Harmony is a 2002 documentary film depicting the struggles of black South Africans against the injustices of Apartheid through the use of music
Amazing Grace American-British Amazing Grace is a 2006 American-British biographical drama film directed by Michael Apted, about the campaign against slave trade in the British Empire, led by William Wilberforce, who was responsible .
Amelie International - French Amelie is a 2001 romantic comedy film directed by Jean-Pierre Jeunet. Written by Jeunet with Guillaume Laurant, the film is a whimsical depiction of contemporary Parisian life, set in Montmartre.
American Gangster American biographical American Gangster is a 2007 American biographical crime film directed and produced by Ridley Scott and written by Steve Zaillian
American History X Cross-cultural American History X
American Me Latino American Me is a 1992 biographical crime drama film produced and directed by Edward James Olmos, his first film as a director, and written by Floyd Mutrux and Desmond Nakano. Olmos also stars as the film's protagonist, Montoya Santana
Amistad African American History Amistad is a 1997 historical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg based on the notable mutiny in 1839 by newly captured Mende slaves who took control of the ship La Amistad off the coast of Cuba
Amores Perros Mexican Three stories of life along the margins in Mexico City converge in this inventive thriller. Octavio is sharing an apartment with his brother, which leads to a serious problem when he falls in love with Susanna, his sister-in-law. Octavio and Susanna want to run away together, but Octavio has no money. He does, however, know a man who stages dog fights, and he volunteers his dog Cofi for the next round of fights. Cofi bravely rises to the occasion, but the dog's success in the ring leads to a violent altercation.
AMREEKA Immigration Amreeka is a 2009 independent film written and directed by first-time director Cherien Dabis. It stars Nisreen Faour, Melkar Muallem, Hiam Abbass, Alia Shawkat, Yussuf Abu-Warda, Joseph Ziegler, and Miriam Smith
An Angel at My Table Mental Health An Angel at My Table is a 1990 New Zealand-Australian-British film directed by Jane Campion. The film is based on Janet Frame's three autobiographies, To the Is-Land, An Angel at My Table, and The Envoy from Mirror City.
And the Earth Didn't Swallow Him Latino Marcos is a lad in Texas, the second son of a migrant farmworker family, his brother is missing in the Korean war. We travel with the family into Minnesota, following the crops. The housing is awful, sometimes the boss furnishes no water as the hands labor, and TB goes untreated. In good times the pay is $15 a day for adults, half that for children. For a few sordid weeks, his parents leave him in the care of a corrupt couple, he's expelled from school for hitting back, and he finds solace in a graveyard. As his parents long for their missing son, as folks gather around a local troubadour for songs of romance, comedy, and heartbreak, Marcos observes and remembers.
Angels in America Fantasy Angels in America is a 2003 HBO miniseries adapted from the play of the same name by Tony Kushner. Kushner adapted his original text for the screen, and Mike Nichols directed
Annapolis Cross-cultural Annapolis is a 2006 drama film directed by Justin Lin and starring James Franco, Tyrese Gibson, Jordana Brewster, Donnie Wahlberg, Roger Fan, and Chi McBride
Anne Frank Jewish - historical Born in Germany in 1929 and raised and raised in Germany and Amsterdam. In 1942, shortly after receiving a diary for her 13th birthday, she and her family were forced to go into hiding to escape Hitler's persecution of the Jews. Hiding with another family and a dentist in an annex behind the building in which her father worked, Anne recorded their lives in her diary almost daily.
Antwone Fisher African-American Antwone Fisher, a young navy man, is forced to see a psychiatrist after a violent outburst against a fellow crewman. During the course of treatment a painful past is revealed and a new hope begins.
Apocalypto Latino As the Mayan kingdom faces its decline, the rulers insist the key to prosperity is to build more temples and offer human sacrifices. Jaguar Paw, a young man captured for sacrifice, flees to avoid his fate.
Are We There yet? African American The fledgling romance between Nick, a playboy bachelor, and Suzanne, a divorced mother of two, is threatened by a particularly harrowing New Year's Eve. When Suzanne's work keeps her in Vancouver for the holiday, Nick offers to bring her kids to the city from Portland, Oregon. The kids, who have never liked any of the men their mom has dated, are determined to turn the trip into a nightmare for Nick.
Argo General Acting under the cover of a Hollywood producer scouting a location for a science fiction film, a CIA agent launches a dangerous operation to rescue six Americans in Tehran during the U.S. hostage crisis in Iran in 1980.
Australia International - Australia Set in northern Australia before World War II, an English aristocrat who inherits a sprawling ranch reluctantly pacts with a stock-man in order to protect her new property from a takeover plot. As the pair drive 2,000 head of cattle over unforgiving landscape, they experience the bombing of Darwin, Australia, by Japanese forces firsthand.
Avatar General A paraplegic Marine dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission becomes torn between following his orders and protecting the world he feels is his home.
Babel Cross-cultural Tragedy strikes a married couple on vacation in the Moroccan desert, touching off an interlocking story involving four different families.
Babette's Feast International - Denmark In a remote 19th Danish century village two sister lead a rigid life centered around their father, the local minister, and their church. Both had opportunities to leave the village: one could have married a young army officer and the other, a French opera singer. Their father objected in each case and they spent their lives caring for him.
Bandidas Latino In turn-of-the-century Mexico, two very different women become a bank-robbing duo in an effort to combat a ruthless enforcer terrorizing their town.
Baraka Cross Cultural A collection of expertly photographed scenes of human life and religion.
Barbershop African-American A day in the life of a South Side Chicago barbershop.
Barbershop 2 African-American Why not spend another day with the crew at Calvin's shop in the South Side of Chicago?
Beauty Shop African-American Gina is a hairstylist who opens up a beauty shop full of employees and customers more interested in speaking their minds than getting a cut.
Because of You Cross Cultural A female's first date from an Internet service is with a disturbed man who has a grudge against one of her roommates.
Becoming Jane British-Irish historical A biographical portrait of a pre-fame Jane Austen and her romance with a young Irishman.
Before Night Falls Latino Episodic look at the life of Cuban poet and novelist, Reinaldo Arenas (1943-1990), from his childhood in Oriente province to his death in New York City. He joins Castro's rebels. By 1964, he is in Havana. He meets the wealthy Pepe, an early lover; a love-hate relationship lasts for years. Openly gay behavior is a way to spite the government. His writing and homosexuality get him into trouble: he spends two years in prison, writing letters for other inmates and smuggling out a novel. He befriends Lzaro Gomes Garriles, with whom he lives stateless and in poverty in Manhattan after leaving Cuba in the Mariel boat-lift. When asked why he writes, he replies cheerfully, "Revenge."
Behind the Red Door General A dying man must reunite with his sister to face their family's violent past and find peace in their lives.
Beloved African-American Based on the book by Toni Morrison, in which a slave is visited by the spirit of her deceased daughter.
Bending It Like Beckham International - Cross cultural The daughter of orthodox Sikh rebels against her parents' traditionalism by running off to Germany with a football team (soccer in America).
Bent LGBT Max is gay and as such is sent to Dachau concentration camp under the Nazi regime. He tries to deny he is gay and gets a yellow label (the one for Jews) instead of pink (the one for gays). In camp he falls in love with his fellow prisoner Horst, who wears his pink label with pride.
Better Luck Tomorrow Asian American A group of over-achieving Asian-American high school seniors enjoy a power trip when they dip into extra-curricular criminal activities.
Bird Cage American comedy An old flame discovers her ex-boyfriend from the past is a relocated FBI informant out to stop the bad guys.
Black History "An historical overview" African-American  
Black History "Civil right movement African-American  
Black History "In the beginning" African-American  
Black History "Sports and Science" African-American  
Black History "The Arts" African-American  
Black History "WWII, The beginning of change" African-American  
Black in Latin America African-American  
Bliss International - Turkey The sex therapist, Spaulding Gray, is very successful. Beautiful women are lining up to see him. He seduces his clients. And they are all very happy. He has a secret technique, which is not that secret.
Blood Diamond International - Africa A fisherman, a smuggler, and a syndicate of businessmen match wits over the possession of a priceless diamond.
Blood in Blood out Latino Based on the true life experiences of poet Jimmy Santiago Baca, the film focuses on half-brothers Paco and Cruz, and their bi-racial cousin Miklo. It opens in 1972, as the three are members of an East L.A. gang known as the "Vatos Locos", and the story focuses on how a violent crime and the influence of narcotics alter their lives. Miklo is incarcerated and sent to San Quentin, where he makes a "home" for himself. Cruz becomes an exceptional artist, but a heroin addiction overcomes him with tragic results. Paco becomes a cop and an enemy to his "carnal", Miklo.
Blue Spring Japanese American Blue Spring is a Japanese 2001 film, written and directed by Toshiaki Toyoda, based on Taiy Matsumoto's manga of same title and released on 22 June 2002, tells a tale of apathetic school students at a run-down Tokyo high school for boys.
Born in East LA Latino Born in East L.A. is a 1987 American comedy film written and directed by Cheech Marin of the Cheech & Chong comedy team. The film is about a Mexican-American from East Los Angeles who is mistaken for an undocumented immigrant and deported.
Bowling for Columbine American culture Filmmaker Michael Moore explores the roots of America's predilection for gun violence.
Boycott African-American -historical Black Americans boycott the public buses during the 1950s civil rights movement.
Boys Don't Cry LGBT Female born, Teena Brandon adopts his male identity of Brandon Teena and attempts to find himself and love in Nebraska.
Breaking All the Rules African American The story of two guys and two girls who meet and fall in love in an amusement park on the last day of summer. All the while outwitting 3 moronic would-be jewel thieves
Bring It On Cross-cultural A champion high school cheerleading squad discovers its previous captain stole all their best routines from an inner-city school and must scramble to compete at this year's championships.
Bring It On "All or nothing" Cross-cultural A transfer student to a rough high school tries joining the cheer-leading squad and she not only faces off against the head cheerleader, but against her former school in preparation for a cheer-off competition.
Bringing Down the House Cross-cultural When a lonely guy meets a woman on the Internet who happens to be in prison, she breaks out to be with him, and proceeds to wreak havoc on his middle-class life.
Brokeback Mountain LGBT The story of a forbidden and secretive relationship between two cowboys and their lives over the years.
Brother to Brother African-American A drama that looks back on the Harlem Renaissance from the perspective of an elderly, black writer who meets a gay teenager in a New York homeless shelter.
Brothers Amercian Drama Two brothers must negotiate changing roles and shifting family dynamics when one is sent to war in Afghanistan.
Brownsugar African American Brown Sugar is a 2002 American romance film written by Michael Elliott and Rick Famuyiwa, directed by Famuyiwa, and starring Taye Diggs and Sanaa Lathan. The film is a story of a lifelong friends, A&R Andre and Editor in Chief Sidney.
Buffalo Soliders African-American Buffalo Soldiers is a 2001 satire film, based on the 1993 novel by Robert O'Connor, which follows the rogue activities of a group of US soldiers based in West Germany during 1989 when the fall of the Berlin Wall is imminent.
Bullet Proof Monk Asian-American Bulletproof Monk is a 2003 action - comedy film starring Chow Yun-fat, Seann William Scott and Jaime King. The film was directed by Paul Hunter, in his feature film directorial debut. It is loosely based on the comic book by Michael Avon Oeming
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee American Indian - historical Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee is a 2007 television film adapted from the book of the same name by Dee Brown. The film was written by Daniel Giat, directed by Yves Simoneau and produced by HBO Films.
Charlie's Angels General Three women, detectives with a mysterious boss, retrieve stolen voice-ID software, using martial arts, tech skills, and sex appeal.
Camp Out LGBT 10 campers attend the first summer camp for gay Christian youth. These Midwestern teenagers enjoy a week in an accepting environment where they can begin to reconcile their sexuality with their faith among supportive councilors and others facing the same issues.
Capote General In 1959, Truman Capote learns of the murder of a Kansas family and decides to write a book about the case. While researching for his novel In Cold Blood, Capote forms a relationship with one of the killers, Perry Smith, who is on death row.
Catch a Fire African American A drama about terrorism in Apartheid-era South Africa, revolving around a policeman and a young man who carries out solo attacks against the regime.
Catfish in Black Bean Sauce African American Dwayne and his older sister Mai are adults: Mai is married to Vinh, Dwayne is about to propose to Nina. Twenty-two years ago, when Mai was 10, she and Dwayne were refugees in Vietnam, adopted by Harold and Dee Williams, African-Americans from Los Angeles. Now, they remain close, especially Dwayne and his parents. Mai drops a bomb: she's located their birth mother, Thahn, and she's flying her to LA. Dee takes the news hard: she sees herself being replaced. Harold is more sanguine, and Dwayne pretends to be indifferent. When Thahn arrives, tensions reach the breaking point between Mai and Dee, between Nina and Dwayne, and even between Dee and Harold. Can we all get along?
Charlotte Sometimes Asian-American Michael, a young mechanic, is forced to choose between a daring tryst with an alluring stranger and the habitual comfort of his bittersweet obsession: his beautiful young tenant.
Chiefs American Indian - historical Three generations of police chiefs for a southern town go about their jobs while a serial murderer operates.
Children of Heaven International When Ali loses his sister's shoes, the two decide to share his to avoid getting in trouble.
China Cry Chinese - historical Drama set in the 1950s, based on a true story, about a young girl, Sung Neng Yee, who is brought as part of a wealthy Chinese family. She is eager to become part of Mao Tze Tung's "new society", but soon becomes disenchanted by the economic misery the changes bring to her family. Before long, the authorities become aware of Neng Yee's feelings and she is taken to a labour camp, overseen by the sadistic Colonel Cheng.
China's Lost Girls Asian-American Lisa Ling examines China's reproductive policies as she follows a group of families who travel there in order to adopt a baby girl.
Closer to Home International - Phillipines Closer to Home weaves a universal, haunting tale of two people inexorably drawn together for vastly different reasons. Dalisay struggles to journey from the Philippine countryside to New York City to marry Dean, a disillusioned ex-merchant marine. She's hoping to buy a cure for her dying sister and, ultimately, a future for her debt-ridden family, while he hopes to escape his disintegrating American family through love and a family of his own. A powerful, controversial film that quietly builds to a shattering collision of aspirations and cultures.
Coach Carter African American Controversy surrounds high school basketball coach Ken Carter after he benches his entire team for breaking their academic contract with him.
Collateral Cross-cultural A cab driver finds himself the hostage of an engaging contract killer as he makes his rounds from hit to hit during one night in Los Angeles. He must find a way to save both himself and one last victim.
Coming to America African American An African prince goes to Queens, New York City to find a wife whom he can respect for her intelligence and will.
Crash Cross-cultural Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.
Crazy Horse American Indian - historical A cinema verite look inside Paris' Crazy Horse, a club that boasts the greatest and most chic nude dancing in the world.
Gridiron Gang Sports drama Teenagers at a juvenile detention center, under the leadership of their counselor, gain self-esteem by playing football together.
Crossing Delancey Comedy/Romance A Manhattan single meets a man through her Jewish grandmother's matchmaker.
Crying Ladies Filipino A whimsical comedy about three women who cry at funerals, professionally.
Curse of the Golden Flower Asian-American During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.
Daddy's Little Girls African American A mechanic (Elba) enlists the help of a successful-but-lonely attorney (Union) while trying to wrest custody of his three daughters from his treacherous ex-wife and her larcenous boy friend. Along the way, the working relationship between the blue collar dad and his uptown attorney grows into something more. This is a simple, touching story of two people trying to overcome their different backgrounds to find love, a down-on-his-luck man struggling to protect his children from abuse and neglect, and a community looking to purge itself from the criminals terrorizing their neighborhood.
Dance with Me Cross-cultural Young Cuban Rafael just buried his mother, and comes to Houston to meet his father John for the first time. The difficult part is that John doesn't know he is Rafael's father. John runs a dance studio, and everyone prepares for the World Open Dance championship in Las Vegas. It soon becomes clear Rafael is a very good dancer, and Ruby is the biggest hope for the studio at the championship.
Dance with Wolves American Indian Lt. John Dunbar, exiled to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military.
Dark Tale of Japan Japanese is a 2004 made-for-TV film anthology of five short horror stories, directed by five notable Japanese film directors, which are told through a mysterious old lady in kimono on a late-night bus travelling on a long isolated mountain road.
Defiance Jewish - historical Jewish brothers in Nazi-occupied Eastern Europe escape into the Belarussian forests, where they join Russian resistance fighters and endeavor to build a village in order to protect themselves and about 1,000 Jewish non-combatants.
Deliver us from EVA African American Eva Dandridge is a very uptight young woman who constantly meddles in the affairs of her sisters and their husbands. Her in-laws, who are tired of Eva interfering in their lives, decide to set her up with someone so she can leave them alone. They end up paying Ray, the local "playboy," $5,000 to date her. The plan goes by smoothly, but troubles comes when Ray actually falls in love with Eva.
Departures Japanese A newly unemployed cellist takes a job preparing the dead for funerals.
Desperado Latino A gunslinger is embroiled in a war with a local drug runner.
Die Fremde International When We Leave is a 2010 German drama film, produced, written and directed by Austrian filmmaker Feo Aladag. The film received worldwide acclaim, and represented Aladag's debut as a producer, writer and director.
Dirty Dancing Latino Dirty Dancing is a 1987 American romantic drama film. Written by Eleanor Bergstein and directed by Emile Ardolino, the film stars Patrick Swayze and Jennifer Grey in the lead roles, as well as Cynthia Rhodes and Jerry Orbach
Do the Right Thing African American Director Spike Lee dives head-first into a maelstrom of racial and social ills, using as his springboard the hottest day of the year on one block in Brooklyn, NY. Three businesses dominate the block: a storefront radio station, where a smooth-talkin' deejay (Samuel L. Jackson) spins the platters that matter; a convenience store owned by a Korean couple; and Sal's Famous Pizzeria, the only white-operated business in the neighborhood. Sal (Danny Aiello) serves up slices with his two sons, genial Vito (Richard Edson) and angry, racist Pino (John Turturro). Sal has one black employee, Mookie (Spike Lee), who wants to get paid but lacks ambition. His sister Jade (Joie Lee, Spike's sister), who has a greater sense of purpose and a real job, wants Mookie to start dealing with his responsibilities, most notably his son with girlfriend Tina (Rosie Perez).
Double Happiness Asian American Double Happiness is a 1994 film by Canadian director Mina Shum, co-produced by First Generations Films and the National Film Board of Canada
DreamGirls African-American Dreamgirls is a 2006 musical drama film, directed by Bill Condon and jointly produced and released by DreamWorks Pictures and Paramount Pictures
DrumLine African American Drumline is a 2002 American film directed by Charles Stone III. The screenplay, which was based on a fictional story about a Historically Black College & University marching band, was written by Tina Gordon Chism and Shawn Schepps
Earth General Feature-length version of the documentary TV series Planet Earth (2006), following the migration paths of four animal families.
East L.A. King Latino The emotional, hard-hitting tale of an East L.A. gang leader, Jose, who gets involved with a big score when he finds out his girlfriend, is pregnant. It was only going to happen once, and he was going to make enough money to set them free of worries. But something went wrong, and Jose ended up in jail, unable to help anyone. While serving his sentence, Jose transforms himself from die-hard gangster to an honest, caring man only to discover that his son, Shepito is involved with his old gang.
Eat Drink Man Woman Taiwanese A senior chef lives with his three grown daughters; the middle one finds her future plans affected by unexpected events and the life changes of the other household members.
El Cantante Latino The life story of Hector Lavoe who started the salsa movement in 1975 and brought it to the United States.
Elizabeth International - England A film of the early years of the reign of Elizabeth I of England and her difficult task of learning what is necessary to be a monarch.
Ellen Degeneres Here and Now Comedy Ellen DeGeneres performs her comedy-concert live on stage and taped for HBO.
Ellen Degeneres The Begininng Comedy Ellen DeGeneres performs her comedy-concert live on stage and taped for HBO.
Emmanliel's gift Ability Emmanuel's Gift is a 2005 documentary narrating the life of Emmanuel Ofosu Yeboah, a disabled man born in Ghana
Enough Women's issue On the run from an abusive husband, a young mother begins to train herself to fight back.
Eve's Bayou African-American Eve's Bayou is the 1997 American drama film written and directed by Kasi Lemmons, who made her directorial debut with this feature.
Evita International - Latin Evita is a musical with music by Andrew Lloyd Webber and lyrics by Tim Rice. It concentrates on the life of Argentine political leader Eva Pern, the second wife of Argentine president Juan Pern.
Eyes on the Prize African-American-History Eyes on the Prize is an American television series and 14-hour documentary about the Civil Rights Movement in the United States. The documentary originally aired on the PBS network and also aired in the United Kingdom on BBC2.
Family Fundamentals LGBT  
Farewell my Concubine International - China Farewell My Concubine, a 1993 Chinese drama film directed by Chen Kaige, is one of the central works of the Fifth Generation movement that brought Chinese film directors to world attention
Finding Forrester Cross Cultural Finding Forrester is a 2000 American drama film written by Mike Rich and directed by Gus Van Sant. A black American teenager, Jamal Wallace, is invited to attend a prestigious private high school
Fire International - India - LGBT Fire is a 1996 film directed and written by Deepa Mehta and starring Shabana Azmi and Nandita Das. It is the first installment of Mehta's Elements trilogy. It is followed by Earth and Water.
Fools Rush In Cross-cultural Fools Rush In is a 1997 romantic comedy film directed by Andy Tennant. Matthew Perry and Salma Hayek star
For Colored Girls African-American-Women For Colored Girls is a 2010 film adapted from Ntozake Shange's 1975 stage play For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
Foxfire Women's issue Foxfire is a 1996 film based on the Joyce Carol Oates novel Foxfire: Confessions of a Girl Gang. It examines the coming of age of four high school girls who meet up with a mysterious and beautiful drifter.
Freedom Writers Cross-cultural Freedom Writers is a 2007 drama film starring Hilary Swank, Scott Glenn, Imelda Staunton and Patrick Dempsey.
Freedomland International - South Africa Freedomland is a 2006 American crime drama-mystery film directed by Joe Roth and starring Samuel L. Jackson and Julianne Moore. Richard Price adapted his novel of the same name, which touches on themes of covert racism.
French Film British comedy French Film is a 2008 British comedy film directed by Jackie Oudney and starring Anne-Marie Duff, Hugh Bonneville, Victoria Hamilton, Douglas Henshall and Eric Cantona
Frida International - Latin Frida is a 2002 Miramax/Ventanarosa biopic which depicts the professional and private life of the surrealist Mexican painter Frida Kahlo.
Friday After Next African-American Friday After Next is a 2002 comedy film directed by Marcus Raboy, starring Ice Cube and Mike Epps. It is the third and final film in the Friday series, and the sequel to the 2000 film Next Friday.
Friday Night Lights Cross-cultural Friday Night Lights is an American drama television series based around a high school football team in the fictional town of Dillon, Texas.
Fried Green Tomatoes Cross-Cultural Fried Green Tomatoes is a 1991 comedy-drama film based on the novel Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop Cafe by Fannie Flagg.
Fruitvale Station Afican American Fruitvale Station is a 2013 American drama film written and directed by Ryan Coogler. It is Coogler's first feature-length film and is based on the events leading to the death of Oscar Grant.
Gabriela Latino Gabriela, Cravo e Canela is a 1983 Brazilian romance film directed by Bruno Barreto.
GANDHI International history-India Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi was the preeminent leader of Indian nationalism in British-ruled India. Employing nonviolent civil disobedience, Gandhi led India to independence and inspired movements for civil rights and freedom across the world.
Get on the Bus African-American Get on the Bus is a 1996 film about a group of African-American men who are taking a cross-country bus trip in order to participate in the Million Man March. The film was directed by Spike Lee and premiered on the one-year anniversary of the march.
Get Rich or Die Tryin' African American Get Rich or Die Tryin' is a 2005 American crime drama film starring 50 Cent. It is 50 Cent's first film as an actor. It was released on November 9, 2005, and was known as Locked and Loaded during production.
Ghosts of the Mississippi African-American Ghosts of Mississippi is a 1996 American drama film directed by Rob Reiner and starring Alec Baldwin, Whoopi Goldberg, and James Woods.
Girl Interrupted Abilty Girl, Interrupted is a 1999 drama film, and an adaptation of Susanna Kaysen's 1993 memoir of the same name. The film chronicles Kaysen's 18-month stay at a mental institution.
Glory African American - history Glory is a 1989 American drama war film directed by Edward Zwick and starring Matthew Broderick, Denzel Washington, Cary Elwes and Morgan Freeman.
Glory Road Cross-cultural Glory Road is a 2006 American drama sports film directed by James Gartner, based on a true story surrounding the events leading to the 1966 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship.
Good Hair African-American Chris Rock explores the wonders of African-American hairstyles.
Goodbye America general It is November 1992 and the US Navy is preparing to surrender its largest overseas facility at Subic Bay, Philippines, after almost a century. For both countries, and for the navy, it is a time of change. With manpower low US Navy SEALS are helping protect the base.
Gran Torino Cross-cultural Gran Torino is a 2008 American drama film directed by, produced by, and starring Clint Eastwood. It also stars Bee Vang and Ahney Her. The film marked Eastwood's return to a lead acting role after four years.
Guess Who Cross-cultural Guess Who is a 2005 American comedy film about race relations directed by Kevin Rodney Sullivan. It is a loose remake of the 1967 film Guess Who's Coming to Dinner, in the form of a romantic comedy.
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner Cross-cultural Guess Who's Coming to Dinner is a 1967 American comedy-drama film starring Spencer Tracy, Sidney Poitier and Katharine Hepburn, and featuring Hepburn's niece Katharine Houghton.
Hairspray Cross-cultural Hairspray is a 2007 American musical film based on the 2002 Broadway musical of the same name, which in turn was based on John Waters's 1988 comedy film of the same name.
Half Nelson Cross Cultural Half Nelson is a 2006 American drama film directed by Ryan Fleck, written by Fleck and Anna Boden. The film stars Ryan Gosling, Shareeka Epps and Anthony Mackie. It was scored by Juno Award-winning Canadian band Broken Social Scene
He Got Game Cross-cultural He Got Game is a 1998 American sports-drama film written and directed by Spike Lee. It stars Denzel Washington as Jake Shuttlesworth, a prison inmate convicted for killing his wife.
Hero Chinese Hero is a 2002 wuxia film directed by Zhang Yimou. Starring Jet Li as the nameless protagonist, the film is based on the story of Jing Ke's assassination attempt on the King of Qin in 227 BC. Hero was first released in China on October 24, 2002
Higher Learning Cross-cultural Higher Learning is a 1995 American drama film, directed by John Singleton, and starring an ensemble cast.
Hispanics and the Medal of Honor Latino  
Hitch Cross-cultural Hitch is a 2005 romantic comedy directed by Andy Tennant and starring Will Smith. The film, which was written by Kevin Bisch, co-stars Eva Mendes, Kevin James, and Amber Valletta
Honey Hip Hop Honey is a sexy, tough music video choreographer who shakes up her life after her mentor gives her an ultimatum: sleep with him or be blacklisted within their industry.
Honey for Oshun International - Cuba When his father dies, a Cuban man who was raised in the United States, learns that he was not abandoned by his mother but illegally taken out of Cuba. He goes back to the island and is helped in his search by a cousin and a taxi driver.
Hoodlum Cross-cultural Hoodlum is a 1997 crime drama film that gives a fictionalized account of the gang war between the Italian/Jewish mafia alliance and the Black gangsters of Harlem that took place in the late 1920s and early 1930s.
Hotel Rwanda International - Rwanda Hotel Rwanda is a 2004 American historical drama film directed by Terry George. It was adapted from a screenplay written by both George and Keir Pearson.
House of Sand and Fog Drama House of Sand and Fog is a 2003 American drama film directed by Vadim Perelman. The screenplay by Perelman and Shawn Lawrence Otto is based on the novel of the same name by Andre Dubus III.
House of the Flying Daggers International - China House of Flying Daggers is a 2004 wuxia film directed by Zhang Yimou and starring Andy Lau, Takeshi Kaneshiro and Zhang Ziyi. It differs from other wuxia films in that it is more of a love story than a straight martial arts film.
How She Move Hip Hop How She Move is a 2007 drama film directed by Ian Iqbal Rashid and starring Rutina Wesley, Cle Bennett and Romina D'Ugo. The film showcases the street culture of step dancing.
Hurricane Season Cross-cultural - history Hurricane Season is a sports drama film directed by Tim Story and starring Forest Whitaker, Taraji P. Henson, Isaiah Washington, and Bow Wow
Hustle and Flow Cross-cultural Hustle & Flow is a 2005 American independent drama film written and directed by Craig Brewer and produced by John Singleton and Stephanie Allain. It was released on July 22, 2005
I am legend African American I Am Legend is a 2007 British-American post-apocalyptic science fiction horror film directed by Francis Lawrence and starring Will Smith.
I am Sam Ability I Am Sam is a 2001 American drama film written and directed by Jessie Nelson, and starring Sean Penn as a father with a developmental disability, Dakota Fanning as his inquisitive seven-year-old daughter, and Michelle Pfeiffer as his lawyer
I Like It Like That Latino Lisette and husband Chino face marital difficulties. She is fed up with the kids, while he has job troubles. His mother Rosaria hates Lisette and the neighborhood tramp has designs on Chino. Things get even worse when Chino goes to jail and Lisette gets a good job uptown. Can this marriage be saved?
Ice Cube Next Friday African American Next Friday is a 2000 stoner comedy film, and the sequel to the 1995 film Friday. This is the first film to be produced by producer Ice Cube's film production company Cubevision
If These Walls Could Talk Women's issue If These Walls Could Talk is a 1996 made-for-cable film, broadcast on HBO. It follows the plights of three different women and their experiences with abortion.
IMELDA International - Phillipines is a 2003 documentary film directed by Ramona S. Diaz about the life of Imelda Marcos, former First Lady of the Philippines, beginning with her childhood, the film documents her marriage to future President of the Philippines Ferdinand Marcos, her rule under the dictatorship, her exile in Hawaii and her eventual return to the Philippines.
In Between Days Immigration In Between Days is a 2006 film directed by So Yong Kim about a young girl from Korea and her coming of age in her new surroundings. The film premiered at the 2006 Sundance Film Festival, and was released into select theaters on June 27, 2007.
In the Mix Hip Hop In the Mix is a 2005 American crime-comedy film starring R&B/pop singer Usher. It was released in the United States on November 23, 2005, the film being targeted at the traditionally large Thanksgiving weekend audience
In the Time of the Butterflies Latino In the Time of the Butterflies is a historical novel by Julia Alvarez, relating an account of the Mirabal sisters during the time of the Trujillo dictatorship in the Dominican Republic
Innocent LGBT Innocent is a 2011 TV drama directed by Mike Robe, starring Alfred Molina, Bill Pullman, and Marcia Gay Harden, based on Scott Turow's 2010 novel, a sequel to Presumed Innocent
Inside Man General Inside Man is a 2006 American crime thriller film directed by Spike Lee, and written by Russell Gewirtz. The film centers on an elaborate bank heist in Manhattan, New York during a 24-hour period.
Into the West Cross-cultural - history Into the West is a 1992 Irish magical realistfilm about Irish Travellers, written by Jim Sheridan and directed by Mike Newell.
Introducing Dorothy Dandridge African-American Introducing Dorothy Dandridge is a television film directed by Martha Coolidge. Filmed over a span of a few weeks in early 1998, the film was aired in the United States on August 21, 1999. The original music score was composed by Elmer Bernstein.
Invictus International - South Africa Invictus is a 2009 biographical sports drama film directed by Clint Eastwood and starring Morgan Freeman and Matt Damon.
IRobot African American I, Robot is a 2004 American dystopian science fiction action film directed by Alex Proyas. The screenplay was written by Jeff Vintar and Akiva Goldsman, and is inspired by Isaac Asimov's short-story collection of the same name.
It is in the water LGBT It's in the Water is a 1997 independent film. Written and directed by Kelli Herd, the film touches on themes of homosexuality, AIDS, coming out and small-town prejudice
Itty Bitty Titty Committee LGBT Itty Bitty Titty Committee is a feminist, lesbian-related comedy film directed by Jamie Babbit. It was released on September 28, 2007
Jason's Lyric African-American Jason's Lyric is a 1994 romantic drama film, written by Bobby Smith, Jr, and directed by Doug McHenry, who co-produced the film with George Jackson and Marilla Lane Ross
Jesus camp Documentary Jesus Camp is a 2006 American documentary film directed by Rachel Grady and Heidi Ewing about a charismatic Christian summer camp, where children spend their summers being taught that they have "prophetic
John Q. Social Justice A down-on-his luck father, whose insurance won't cover his son's heart transplant, takes the hospital's emergency room hostage until the doctors agree to perform the operation.
Jumping The Broom African-American Two very different families converge on Martha's Vineyard one weekend for a wedding.
Jungle Fever African-American Friends and family of a married black architect react in different ways to his affair with an Italian secretary.
King of the Jungle drama In the spirit of "Of Mice and Men," John Leguizamo stars in his most dramatic role to date as Seymour, a mentally challenged young man living in New York. Seymour's happy New York Knicks fan existence comes to a tragic end after he witnesses the assassination of his mother, a renowned civil rights activist. Things go from bad to worse when Seymour locates a firearm in the home of his best friend, Francis (Michael Rapaport). Determined, desperate and deranged, Seymour goes on one man's journey to find his mother's killers and bring them to justice.
Kingdom Come African-American A group of old family members bands together when a despicable family member thankfully expires.
Kingdom of Heaven Cross-cultural Balian of Ibelin travels to Jerusalem during the crusades of the 12th century, and there he finds the real value of trhe city and true forgiving attitude of Muslims
Kundun Religion From childhood to adulthood, Tibet's fourteenth Dalai Lama deals with Chinese oppression and other problems.
LA Bamba Latino Biographical story of the rise from nowhere of early rock and roll singer Ritchie Valens who died at age 17 in a plane crash with Buddy Holly and the Big Bopper.
La Mission Latino Growing up in the Mission district of San Francisco, Che Rivera (Benjamin Bratt) has always had to be tough to survive. He's a powerful man respected throughout the Mission barrio for his masculinity and his strength, as well as for his hobby building beautiful lowrider cars. A reformed inmate and recovering alcoholic, Che has worked hard to redeem his life and do right by his pride and joy: his only son, Jes, whom he has raised on his own after the death of his wife. Che's path to redemption is tested, however, when he discovers Jes is gay. To survive his neighborhood, Che has always lived with his fists. To survive as a complete man, he'll have to embrace a side of himself he's never shown.
LA VIE EN ROSE Foreign La Vie en Rose, is a 2007 French-Canadian biographical musical film about the life of French singer Edith Piaf co-written, and directed by Olivier Dahan. Marion Cotillard stars as Piaf. The title La Vie en Rose comes from Piaf's signature song.
Lackawanna Blues African-American Lackawanna Blues is an American play written by Ruben Santiago-Hudson in 2001. It was later adapted as a television movie that aired in 2005.
Last Holiday African-American Last Holiday is a 2006 American comedy film starring Queen Latifah and directed by Wayne Wang. Latifah plays a humble store assistant, Georgia, who is told that she has a rare brain condition, and only a few weeks to live.
Latin Dragon History Latin Dragon is a 2004 action-adventure film starring Fabian Carrillo, Gary Busey and Lorenzo Lamas. It was directed by Scott Thomas and written by James Becket, Fabian Carrillo and Scott Thomas
Latter Days LGBT Latter Days is a 2003 American romantic comedy-drama film about a gay relationship between a closeted Mormon missionary and his openly gay neighbor.
Legacy of Peace African American  
Les Miserables French history Les Miserables is a 2012 British epic romantic musical historical drama film produced by Working Title Films and distributed by Universal Pictures
Letters from IWO JIMA History The story of the battle of Iwo Jima between the United States and Imperial Japan during World War II, as told from the perspective of the Japanese who fought it.
License to Kill African American A vengeful British spy goes rogue and sets off to unleash vengeance on a drug lord who tortured his best friend, a CIA agent, and left him for dead and murdered his bride after he helped capture him.
Life is Beautiful Jewish - historical A Jewish man has a wonderful romance with the help of his humour, but must use that same quality to protect his son in a Nazi death camp.
Life Support African Amercian The true-life story of a mother who overcame an addiction to crack and became a positive role model and an AIDS activist in the black community.
Like Water for Chocolate Latino This movie is about how life used to be in Mexico. It is a love story between Pedro and Tita, and why they coudn't get married because Tita's mother wanted her oldest daughter to get married first, and have Tita to stay and take care of her. It shows how marriage was imposed on those times, and how a love between two people can change everything. This picture set a new epoch in Mexican movies all over the world.
Lilies of the Field cross-cultural Lilies of the Field is a 1963 film adapted by James Poe from the 1962 novel with the same name by William Edmund Barrett, and stars Sidney Poitier, Lilia Skala, Stanley Adams, and Dan Frazer. It was produced and directed by Ralph Nelson
Lilo & Stitch Hawaiian Lilo & Stitch is a 2002 American traditionally-animated science fiction comedy-drama film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures on June 21, 2002.
Lincoln American History Lincoln is a 2012 American epic historical drama film directed by Steven Spielberg, starring Daniel Day-Lewis as United States President Abraham Lincoln and Sally Field as Mary Todd Lincoln
Live from Baghdad international Live from Baghdad is a television movie produced in 2002 by HBO. It was directed by Mick Jackson and written by Robert Wiener. The movie was released during the prelude stage of the Iraq War
Living the Life Latino Kata has lived her first fifteen years believing that, although she has an amazing ancestry, the only thing that lies in her future is a broken heart, the symbol of the Ninth Street Gang. She and her lifelong friend Ana are two of the toughest members of their gang, fearing nothing but the loss of each other. Car-jacking, fights, and running from the cops are a daily routine as the girls fight to protect their territory and their reputation. Performing as "Outrageous Chaos" in local dance contests provides their only relief, but each night they must return home to the sad reality of their lives.
Longest Yard Cross Cultural A former NFL Quarterback is arrested for drunk driving and is recruited by the warden to face off against the prison guards. The guards do not know what they are up against.
Lord Help Us African America An urban romantic comedy about two young misfits who help a recently widowed elderly Baptist preacher regain his church after members of his congregation are convinced he's planning on eloping with a woman forty-five years his junior.
Lost and Delirious LGBT A newcomer to a posh girls boarding school discovers that her two senior roommates are lovers.
Lost in Detention immigration More than one million immigrants have been deported since President Obama took office. Frontline investigates Obama's enforcement strategies and journeys into the secretive world of immigrant detention, with a penetrating look at who is being detained and what is happening to these detainees.
Love Actually Cross Cultural Follows the lives of eight very different couples in dealing with their love lives in various loosely interrelated tales all set during a frantic month before Christmas in London, England.
Love and Basketball African American In 1981 in L.A., Monica moves in next door to Quincy. They're 11, and both want to play in the NBA, just like Quincy's dad. Their love-hate relationship lasts into high school.
Luther Religion During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.
Mad Money African American Three female employees of the Federal Reserve plot to steal money that is about to be destroyed.
Madea's Family Reunion African-American While planning her family reunion, a pistol-packing grandma (Perry) must contend with the other dramas on her plate, including the runaway who has been placed under her care, and her love-troubled nieces.
Magnifico Latino Even though he is not good in school and belongs to a poor and unfortunate family, Magnifico still have a big heart and a large amount of optimism that enabled him to help not only his family but also the community.
Maid in Manhattan General A senatorial candidate falls for a hotel maid, thinking she is a socialite when he sees her trying on a wealthy woman's dress.
Malcolm X African-American Biographical epic of the controversial and influential Black Nationalist leader, from his early life and career as a small-time gangster, to his ministry as a member of the Nation of Islam and his assassination.
Malibu's Most Wanted General A senator arranges for his son, a rich white kid who fancies himself black, to be kidnapped by a couple of black actors pretending to be murderers to try and shock him out of his plans to become a rapper.
Man on Fire General In Mexico City, a former assassin swears vengeance on those who committed an unspeakable act against the family he was hired to protect.
Man Push Cart Middle Eastern-American A night in the life of a former Pakistani rock star who now sells coffee from his push cart on the streets of Manhattan.
Maria Full Of Grace Immigration/Latino A pregnant Colombian teenager becomes a drug mule to make some desperately needed money for her family.
Mask Ability A teenager with a massive facial skull deformity and biker gang mother attempts to live as normal a life as possible under the circumstances.
Memories of a Geisha Asian-American Nitta Sayuri reveals how she transcended her fishing-village roots and became one of Japan's most celebrated geisha.
Menace II Society African-american A young street hustler attempts to escape the rigors and temptations of the ghetto in a quest for a better life.
Michael Clayton Ability A law firm brings in its "fixer" to remedy the situation after a lawyer has a breakdown while representing a chemical company that he knows is guilty in a multi-billion dollar class action suit.
Middle Sexes Gender Issues Examines the diversity of human sexual and gender variance around the globe, with commentary by scientific experts and first-hand accounts of people who do not conform to a simple male/female binary.
Milk LGBT The story of Harvey Milk, and his struggles as an American gay activist who fought for gay rights and became California's first openly gay elected official.
Miracle at Sage Creek Native American Two families overcome prejudice and tragedy in 1888 Wyoming when a special Christmas miracle saves the life of a small boy.
Miss Ever's Boys African American The true story of the US Government's 1932 Tuskeegee Syphilis Experiments, in which a group of black test subjects were allowed to die, despite a cure having been developed.
Miss Jane Pittman African-American Story of a black woman in the South who was born into slavery in the 1850s and lives to become a part of the civil rights movement in the 1960s
Monsoon Wedding International -India A stressed father, a bride-to-be with a secret, a smitten event planner, and relatives from around the world create much ado about the preparations for an arranged marriage in India.
Monster LGBT Based on the life of Aileen Wuornos, a Daytona Beach prostitute who became a serial killer.
Monster in Law Cross Cultural The love life of Charlotte is reduced to an endless string of disastrous blind dates, until she meets the perfect man, Kevin. Unfortunately, his merciless mother will do anything to destroy their relationship.
Monster's Ball Cross Cultural After a family tragedy, a racist prison guard reexamines his attitudes while falling in love with the African American wife of the last prisoner he executed.
Moon Struck Italian Loretta Castorini, a book keeper from Brooklyn, New York, finds herself in a difficult situation when she falls for the brother of the man she agreed to marry (the best friend of her late husband who died seven years previously).
Mr.3000 African American Aging baseball star who goes by the nickname, Mr. 3000, finds out many years after retirement that he didn't quite reach 3,000 hits. Now at age 47 he's back to try and reach that goal.
Mulan Asian-American To save her father from death in the army, a young maiden secretly goes in his place and becomes one of China's greatest heroines in the process.
Munich Jewish - historical Based on the true story of the Black September aftermath, about the five men chosen to eliminate the ones responsible for that fateful day.
My Big Fat Greek wedding Cross Cultural(Greek) A young Greek woman falls in love with a non-Greek and struggles to get her family to accept him while she comes to terms with her heritage and cultural identity.
My Crazy Life Latino Mousie and Sad Girl are childhood best friends in a contemporary Los Angeles poor Hispanic neighborhood. But when Sad Girl becomes pregnant by Mousie's boyfriend, a drug dealer named Ernesto, the two become bitter enemies. While their dispute escalates towards violence, the violence of the world around them soon also impacts their lives.
My Family Latino Traces over three generations an immigrant family's trials, tribulations, tragedies, and triumphs. Maria and Jose, the first generation, come to Los Angeles, meet, marry, face deportation.
NewYork Noir: The History of Black New York African-American A film that examines New York's African American culture from the early 1600's to today.
NightJohn African-American A film adaptation of a book about slavery in the American South shortly before the time of the American Civil War.
Noah's Arc LGBT As Noah and Wade prepare to marry in Martha's Vineyard, the personal problems of their friends - and the unexpected arrival of rapper Baby Gat - threatens to permanently end their relationship.
North Country Le Vent Du Nord Women's issue A fictionalized account of the first major successful sexual harassment case in the United States -- Jenson vs. Eveleth Mines, where a woman who endured a range of abuse while working as a miner filed and won the landmark 1984 lawsuit
Nortorious African-American The life and death story of Notorious B.I.G. (a.k.a. Christopher Wallace), who came straight out of Brooklyn to take the world of rap music by storm.
Not One Less Asian Set in the People's Republic of China during the 1990s, the film centers on a 13-year-old substitute teacher, Wei Minzhi, in the Chinese countryside. Called in to substitute for a village teacher for one month, Wei is told not to lose any students. When one of the boys takes off in search of work in the big city, she goes looking for him.
Nowhere in Africa International - Africa A German Jewish refugee family moves to and adjusts to a farm life in 1930's Kenya.
On Native Soil American Documentary A documentary about September 11, where the 9/11 Commission Report is used to study the attack and the systemic flaws that allowed it to happen.
On the Downlow Latino - LGBT Isaac and Angel are two young Latinos involved in a south side Chicago gang. They have a secret in a world where secrets are forbidden.
One Night with the King Jewish History Chronicles the life of the young Jewish girl, Hadassah, who goes on to become the Biblical Esther, the Queen of Persia, and saves the Jewish nation from annihilation at the hands of its arch enemy while winning the heart of the fiercely handsome King Xerxes.
One Upon A Time.. When We Were Colored African-American -historical A narrator tells the story of his childhood years in a tightly knit Afro-American community in the deep south under racial segregation.
Osama International - Middle eastern A 12-year-old Afghan girl and her mother lose their jobs when the Taliban closes the hospital where they work. The Taliban have also forbidden women to leave their houses without a male "legal companion." With her husband and brother dead, killed in battle, there is no one left to support the family. Without being able to leave the house, the mother is left with nowhere to turn. Feeling that she has no other choice, she disguises her daughter as a boy. Now called 'Osama,' the girl embarks on a terrifying and confusing journey as she tries to keep the Taliban from finding out her true identity.
Outta Time Latino A handsome and talented college student, David Morales, is devastated when a bum knee causes him to lose his scholarship to the University of San Diego. Unwilling to disappoint his proud mother, Morales wastes no time in looking for a job to pay his way through school. So when he meets the mysterious Professor Darabont who offers him a very well paying job to transport sealed packages across the Mexican border, Morales cannot refuse.
Paris is Burning LGBT A chronicle of New York's drag scene in the 1980s, focusing on balls, voguing and the ambitions and dreams of those who gave the era its warmth and vitality.
Philadelphia LGBT When a man with AIDS is fired by his law firm because of his condition, he hires a homophobic small time lawyer as the only willing advocate for a wrongful dismissal suit.
Poetic Justice African-American In this film, we see the world through the eyes of main character Justice, a young African-American poet. A mail carrier invites a few friends along for a long overnight delivery run.
Postino the Postman Italian Simple Italian postman learns to love poetry while delivering mail to a famous poet; he uses this to woo local beauty Beatrice.
Pow Wow Highway Native American Buddy and Filbert leave the Reservation to take a road trip across the badlands of the American Midwest to save Buddy's sister from unjust imprisonment.
Precious African-American In New York City's Harlem circa 1987, an overweight, abused, illiterate teen who is pregnant with her second child is invited to enroll in an alternative school in hopes that her life can head in a new direction.
Price of Glory Latino An ex-boxer, living with the knowledge that his fight career was cut short by a crooked manager, channels his bitter disappointment in a single-minded quest for boxing championships for his three sons.
Pride African American The determined Jim Ellis starts a swim team for troubled teens at the Philadelphia Department of Recreation.
Pride & Prejudice International - England Sparks fly when spirited Elizabeth Bennet meets single, rich, and proud Mr. Darcy. But Mr. Darcy reluctantly finds himself falling in love with a woman beneath his class. Can each overcome their own pride and prejudice?
Alex Haley's Queen African American A plantation owner's son falls in love with a slave named Easter and together they have a Mixed race daughter named Queen.
Queer as folk LGBT The lives and loves of a group of gay friends living in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Quinceanera Latino As Magdalena's 15th birthday approaches, her simple, blissful life is complicated by the discovery that she's pregnant. Kicked out of her house, she finds a new family with her great-granduncle and gay cousin.
Rabbit Proof Fence International - Australia In 1931, three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback.
Rachel Getting Married Cross-Cultural A young woman who has been in and out from rehab for the past 10 years returns home for the weekend for her sister's wedding.
Radio Ability The story of a high school coach and the developmentally challenged man whom he took under his wing.
Ray African-American The story of the life and career of the legendary rhythm and blues musician Ray Charles, from his humble beginnings in the South, where he went blind at age seven, to his meteoric rise to stardom during the 1950s and 1960s.
Real Women Have Curves Latino This is the story of Ana, a first generation Mexican-American teenager on the verge of becoming a woman. She lives in the predominately Latino community of East Los Angeles.
Reign Over Me Ability(grief) A man who lost his family in the September 11 attack on New York City runs into his old college roommate. Rekindling the friendship is the one thing that appears able to help the man recover from his grief.
Religulous Religion Bill Maher's take on the current state of world religion.
Remember the Titans Cross Cultural The true story of a newly appointed African-American coach and his high school team on their first season as a racially integrated unit.
Rent LGBT This is the film version of the Pulitzer and Tony Award winning musical about Bohemians in the East Village of New York City struggling with life, love and AIDS, and the impacts they have on America.
Riding Alone International - Japan A Japanese father travels to China's Yunnan province in the place of his ailing son to film a famous folk-opera star.
Riverdance Live from New York City International - Irish Live traditional Irish Dancing performing live in New York City
Roll Bounce Hip Hop 1970s roller-skate jams fuel this coming-of-age comedy, as X and his friends, who rule their local rink, are shocked when their home base goes out of business.
Romeo Must Die Asian-American An avenging cop seeks out his brother's killer and falls for the daughter of a businessman who is involved in a money-deal with his father.
Roots African-American A dramatization of author Alex Haley's family line from ancestor Kunta Kinte's enslavement to his descendants' liberation.
Sarafina! International - South Africa The plot centers on students involved in the Soweto Riots, in opposition to the implementation of Afrikaans as the language of instruction in schools. The character Sarafina feels shame at her mother's acceptance of her role as domestic servant in a white household in apartheid South Africa, and inspires her peers to rise up in protest, especially after her inspirational teacher, Mary Masombuka is imprisoned.
Save the Last Dance Cross Cultural- Hip Hop A white midwestern girl moves to Chicago, where her new boyfriend is a black teen from the South Side with a rough, semi-criminal past.
Schindler's List Jewish-American In Poland during World War II, Oskar Schindler gradually becomes concerned for his Jewish workforce after witnessing their persecution by the Nazis.
School Daze African American A not so popular young man wants to pledge to a popular fraternity at his historically black college.
Selena Latino The true story of Selena Quintanilla-Perez, a Texas-born Tejano singer who rose from cult status to performing at the Astrodome, as well as having chart topping albums on the Latin music charts.
Shall We Dance? Cross Cultural A romantic comedy where a bored, overworked Estate Lawyer, upon first sight of a beautiful instructor, signs up for ballroom dancing lessons.
Shanghai Knights Asian-American When a Chinese rebel murders Chon's estranged father and escapes to England, Chon and Roy make their way to London with revenge on their minds.
She's Gotta Have It African American Story of a woman and her three lovers.
Side Ways General Two men reaching middle age with not much to show but disappointment, embark on a week long road trip through California's wine country, just as one is about to take a trip down the aisle.
Slumdog Millionaire Indian Mumbai teen who grew up in the slums, becomes a contestant on the Indian version of "Who Wants To Be A Millionaire?" He is arrested under suspicion of cheating, and while being interrogated, events from his life history are shown which explain why he knows the answers.
Smoke Signals American Indian Young Indian man Thomas is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversize glasses and telling everyone stories no-one wants to hear. His parents died in a fire in 1976, and Thomas was saved by Arnold.When Victor hears Arnold has died, Thomas offers him funding for the trip to get Arnold's remains, but only if Thomas will also go with him. Thomas and Victor hit the road.
Something the Lord Made African-American A dramatization of the relationship between heart surgery pioneers Alfred Blalock and Vivien Thomas.
Soul Food African-American Matriarch Mama Joe has held her family together for 40 years around a Sunday dinner of soul food. When diabetes hospitalizes her, the dinners stop and tensions among her three daughters.
Spanglish Cross Cultural A woman and her daughter emigrate from Mexico for a better life in America, where they start working for a family where the patriarch is a newly celebrated chef with an insecure wife.
Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter And Spring. International - Asian On an isolated lake, an old monk lives on a small floating temple. The wise master has also a young boy with him who learns to become a monk. And we watch as seasons and years pass by.
Stand and Deliver Latino The story of Jaime Escalante, a high school teacher who successfully inspired his dropout prone students to learn calculus.
Step Up Hip Hop Tyler Gage receives the opportunity of a lifetime after vandalizing a performing arts school, gaining him the chance to earn a scholarship and dance with an up and coming dancer, Nora.
Sugar Cross Cultural Dominican baseball star Miguel "Sugar" Santos is recruited to play in the U.S. minor-leagues.
Take Out Immigration An illegal Chinese immigrant falls behind on payments on an enormous smuggling debt. Ming Ding has only until the end of the day to come up with the money.
Take the Lead Hip Hop The real story of a dance teacher who believed in the talent of a group of problem kids.
Temptress Moon Asian-American Not far from Shanghai, in a country twon stands the palatial home of the Pang family. Old Master Pang is an addict who brings up his beautiful daughter Ruyi on opium smoke. Her older brother, Zhengda, is addicted as well, and then paralysed and effectively brain-dead. Zhongliang, Zhengda's brother-in-law, is a successful gigolo in Shanghai who seduces married older women and then blackmails them.
The Armenian Genocide Armenian History The first Genocide of the 20th century when over a million Armenians died at the hands of the Ottoman Turks during World War I, between 1915 and 1918.
The Best Man African-American Harper's autobiographical novel is almost out, his girlfriend Robin desires commitment, and he's best man at the wedding of Lance, a pro athlete. He goes to New York early (Robin will come for the wedding) to hang out with Lance and other friends, including Jordan, his former almost-lover, now in media and privy to an advance copy of the book.
The Black List Documentary Journalist Elvis Mitchell interviews twenty-two African American leaders, ranging from athletes and academics to politicians, social activists, and artists, providing a series of living portraits-a unique glimpse into the zeitgeist of black America-and redefining traditional notions of a "blacklist".
The Blind Side Cross Cultural The story of Michael Oher, a homeless and traumatized boy who became an All American football player and first round NFL draft pick with the help of a caring woman and her family.
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas Jewish - historical Set during World War II, a story seen through the innocent eyes of Bruno, the eight-year-old son of the commandant at a concentration camp, whose forbidden friendship with a Jewish boy on the other side of the camp fence has startling and unexpected consequences.
The Chorus: Les Choristes International-France The new teacher at a severely administered boys' boarding school works to positively effect the students' lives through music.
The Class International - France Teacher and novelist Francois Begaudeau plays a version of himself as he negotiates a year with his racially mixed students from a tough Parisian neighborhood.
The Color Purple African American The life and trials of a young African American woman.
The Debut Asian-American The story revolves around Ben Mercado, a talented high school senior who has rejected his Filipino heritage. The long-simmering feud between Ben and his immigrant father Roland threatens to boil over and ruin the 18th birthday party of Ben's sister Rose.
The Departed General An undercover state cop who has infiltrated an Irish gang and a mole in the police force working for the same mob race to track down and identify each other before being exposed to the enemy, after both sides realize their outfit has a rat.
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly General The true story of Elle editor Jean-Dominique Bauby who suffers a stroke and has to live with an almost totally paralyzed body; only his left eye isn't paralyzed.
The Exonerated African American Six people tell their stories on a single subject - how they got wrongfully convicted to death penalty, but later got exonerated.
The Express African American A drama based on the life of college football hero Ernie Davis, the first African-American to win the Heisman Trophy.
The Fighting Temptation African American A New York advertising executive travels to a small Southern town to collect an inheritance but finds he must create a gospel choir and lead it to success before he can collect.
The Five Heart Beats African American The story of the rise and fall of an African American vocal group.
The Great Debaters African-American A drama based on the true story of Melvin B. Tolson, a professor at Wiley College Texas. In 1935, he inspired students to form the school's first debate team, which went on to challenge Harvard in the national championship.
The Help African-American An aspiring author during the civil rights movement of the 1960s decides to write a book detailing the African-American maids' point of view on the white families for which they work, and the hardships they go through on a daily basis.
The Hurricane African - American The story of Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, a boxer wrongly imprisoned for murder, and the people who aided in his fight to prove his innocence.
The Hurt Locker War - middle east During the Iraq War, a Sergeant recently assigned to an army bomb squad is put at odds with his squad mates due to his maverick way of handling his work.
The Incredibles Comedy A family of undercover superheroes, while trying to live the quiet suburban life, are forced into action to save the world.
The Josephine Baker Story African-American Born in St. Louis, Missouri, Josephine Baker was born poor, but achieved fame and fortune through her sizzling erotic performances. Starting life on the American Vaudeville circuit.
The Journey Hungarian Histroy In Sancharram ("The Journey"), Kiran is mortified by her growing lesbian desire for the effervescent Delilah, in an idyllic Indian village where arranged marriage is the only acceptable form of coupling.
The Joy Luck Club Asian-American The life histories of four Asian women and their daughters reflect and guide each other.
The KarateKid African American/International/China Work causes a single mother to move to China with her young son; in his new home, the boy embraces kung fu, taught to him by a master.
The Khmer Rouge Killing Machine Historical(Cambodian) Documentary of the S-21 genocide prison in Phnom Penh with interviews of prisoners and guards. On the search for reasons why this could have happened.
The Kite Runner Middle Easter-American After spending years in California, Amir returns to his homeland in Afghanistan to help his old friend Hassan, whose son is in trouble.
The Laramia Project LGBT The true story of an American town in the wake of the murder of Matthew Shepard.
The Last King of Scotland British Drama Based on the events of the brutal Ugandan dictator Idi Amin's regime as seen by his personal physician during the 1970s
The Last of His Tribe American Indian The story of Ishi, the last survivor of the Yahi Indians of California. Befriended by an Anthropologist (Jon Voigt) who is able to speak Ishi's language.
The Mormon Proposition American documentary A scorching indictment of the Mormon Church's historic involvement in the promotion & passage of California's Proposition 8 and the Mormon religion's secretive, decades-long campaign against LGBT human rights.
The Motorcycle Diaries Latino The dramatization of a motorcycle road trip Che Guevara went on in his youth that showed him his life's calling.
The New World American Indian The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.
The Original Latin Kings of Comedy Latino In El Paso, Texas, five of the greatest Latino comics come together on one stage in one unforgettable night of uncut and raw comedy.
The Painist Jewish - historical A Polish Jewish musician struggles to survive the destruction of the Warsaw ghetto of World War II.
The Perfect Holiday African American A young girl turns to a department store Santa in the hopes that he will help find a new husband for her divorced mother.
The Princess and the Frog African American A fairy tale set in Jazz Age-era New Orleans and centered on a young woman named Tiana and her fateful kiss with a frog prince who desperately wants to be human again.
The Pursuit of Happyness African-American A struggling salesman takes custody of his son as he's poised to begin a life-changing professional endeavor.
The Queen British After the death of Princess Diana, HM Queen Elizabeth II struggles with her reaction to a sequence of events nobody could have predicted.
The Reader German-American Post-WWII Germany: Nearly a decade after his affair with an older woman came to a mysterious end, law student Michael Berg re-encounters his former lover as she defends herself in a war-crime trial.
The Red Violin muliticultural A perfect red-colored violin inspires passion, making its way through three centuries over several owners and countries, eventually ending up at an auction where it may find a new owner.
The Rosa Parks Story African-American The story of the civil rights heroine whose refusal to obey racial bus segregation was just one of her acts in her fight for justice.
The Secret Life of Bees Cross Cultural Set in South Carolina in 1964, this is the tale of Lily Owens, a 14 year-old girl who is haunted by the memory of her late mother. To escape her lonely life and troubled relationship with her father, Lily flees with Rosaleen, her caregiver and only friend, to a South Carolina town that holds the secret to her mother's past.
The Shawshank Redemption Cross Cultural Two imprisoned men bond over a number of years, finding solace and eventual redemption through acts of common decency.
The Social Network general Harvard student Mark Zuckerberg creates the social networking site that would become known as Facebook, but is later sued by two brothers who claimed he stole their idea, and the cofounder who was later squeezed out of the business.
The Story of the Underground Railroad African American A number of slaves risk their lives to escape their masters with their only help coming from the famous secret slave escape network.
The Temptations African-American Biography of the singers who formed the hit Motown muisical act, The Temptations.
The Trail of Tears American Indian - historical Focuses on the 1838 Cherokee removal from the southeastern United States, dubbed the "Trail of Tears."
The Tuskegee Airmen African-American The true story of how a group of African American pilots overcame racist opposition to become one of the finest US fighter groups in World War II
The Untold Story of Emmett Louis Till African-American Never-before-seen testimony is included in this documentary on Emmett Louis Till, who, in 1955, was brutally murdered after he whistled at a white woman.
The Visitor Immigration A college professor travels to New York City to attend a conference and finds a young couple living in his apartment.
The Wedding Planner Cross-cultural Mary Fiore is San Francisco's most successful supplier of romance and glamor. She knows all the tricks. She knows all the rules. But then she breaks the most important rule of all: she falls in love with the groom.
The Wiz African American An adaption of "The Wizard of Oz" that tries to capture the essence of the African American experience.
The Wood African American While dealing with a friend's cold feet on his wedding day, a writer reminisces about his youth with his best friends.
This Christmas Class issues A Christmastime drama centered around the Whitfield family's first holiday together in four years.
This is it African american A compilation of interviews, rehearsals and backstage footage of Michael Jackson as he prepared for his series of sold-out shows in London.
Tipping the Velvet LGBT Set in the 1890's, tells the lesbian love affair between male impersonator music hall star Kitty Butler and Nan Astley.
To Live International -China Fugui and Jiazhen endure tumultuous events in China as their personal fortunes move from wealthy landownership to peasantry. Addicted to gambling, Fugui loses everything. In the years that follow he is pressed into both the nationalist and communist armies, while Jiazhen is forced into menial work. They raise a family and survive, managing "to live" from the 40's to the 70's in this epic, but personal, story of life through an amazing period.
To Sir, with Love Cross Cultural Idealistic engineer-trainee and his experiences in teaching a group of rambunctious white high school students from the slums of London's East End.
Together International Elisabeth leaves her abusive and drunken husband Rolf, she packs her bags, takes the kids and goes to her brother Gran. The year is 1975 and Gran lives in a commune called Together. Living in this leftist commune are people between the ages of 25 and 35, along with their children. It is there where most of the film takes place, and there where things happen that affect not only the extended family members, but a few more...
Tortilla Soup Latino A Mexican-American master chef and father to three daughters has lost his taste for food but not for life.
Touch of Pink LGBT A gay Canadian living in London has his perfectly crafted life upset when his devoutly Muslim mother comes to visit.
Traffic Cross Cultural A conservative judge is appointed by the President to spearhead America's escalating war against drugs, only to discover that his teenage daughter is an addict.
Training Day Cross Cultural On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes on a 24-hour training course with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.
Traitor International - Middle eastern When straight arrow FBI agent Roy Clayton heads up the investigation into a dangerous international conspiracy, all clues seem to lead back to former U.S. Special Operations officer, Samir Horn.
Transgeneration Documentary A look at the lives of four college students undergoing gender transition.
Tropic Thunder Cross-cultural Through a series of freak occurrences, a group of actors shooting a big-budget war movie are forced to become the soldiers they are portraying.
Two Can Play that Game African American An arrogant career woman plays a series of heartless mind-games with her boyfriend to "put him in line," only to discover that he has a few tricks up his own sleeve.
Valkyrie World War II A dramatization of the 20 July assassination and political coup plot by desperate renegade German Army officers against Hitler during World War II.
Vera Drake International - England Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain--a conflict that leads to tragedy for her family.
Volver Latin After her death, a mother returns to her home town in order to fix the situations she couldn't resolve during her life.
Waiting for Superman Documentary-education Filmmaker Davis Guggenheim reminds us that education "statistics" have names: Anthony, Francisco, Bianca, Daisy, and Emily, whose stories make up the engrossing foundation of WAITING FOR SUPERMAN. As he follows a handful of promising kids through a system that inhibits, rather than encourages, academic growth, Guggenheim undertakes an exhaustive review of public education, surveying "drop-out factories" and "academic sinkholes," methodically dissecting the system and its seemingly intractable problems.
Walkout Latino Based on a true story, student activist and Mexican-American Paula Crisostomo (Vega), tired of being treated unequally, decides to take action and stage a walkout at five East Los Angeles high schools in 1968, to protest educational conditions and complain of anti-Mexican educational bias along with some 10,000 students. Paula Crisostomo (now Romo) is not Mexican- American--she is Filipina-American. She and her husband, then boyfriend were roommates of mine in college. We are very good friends and I see her often.
Wedding Banquet International - LGBT To satisfy his nagging parents, a gay landlord and a female tenant agree to a marriage of convenience, but his parents arrive to visit and things get out of hand.
West Side Story American, Romance Musical about two youngsters from rival NYC gangs who fall in love.
What's Cooking? Cross Cultural In LA's Fairfax district, where ethnic groups abound, four households celebrate Thanksgiving amidst family tensions. In the Nguyen family, the children's acculturation and immigrant parents' fears collide.
When the Levees Broke Class issues An examination of the U.S. government's role and its response to Hurricane Katrina.
When We Were Kings African American -history A documentary of the 1974 heavyweight championship bout in Zaire between champion George Foreman and underdog challenger Muhammad Ali.
Whip It LGBT In Bodeen, Texas, an indie-rock loving misfit finds a way of dealing with her small-town misery after she discovers a roller derby league in nearby Austin.
Why Did I get Married too? African-American Four couples find themselves struggling to save their marriages once again on their annual marriage retreat, while each of them battle through financial, physical, mental, and emotional issues.
WindTalkers Native American Two U.S. Marines in WWII are assigned to protect Navajo Marines who use their native language as an unbreakable radio cypher.
Woman thou art Loosed African American An adaptation of Bishop T.D. Jakes' self-help novel, chronciling a woman's struggle to come to terms with her legacy of abuse, addiction and poverty.
Xmen: The Last Stand British-American When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men, led by Professor Charles Xavier, and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Yellow Puerto Rican A dramedy centered on Mary Holmes, a young woman with a drug habit and a myriad of other problems.
Yentl Jewish A Jewish girl disguises herself as a boy to enter religious training.
You Got served African American In order to achieve their dream of opening a recording studio, two friends (Omarion, Houston) must first win their city's dance contest -- a fierce competition that pits them against a group of tough street dancers.
Zoot Suit Hispanic A kind of musical accompanying the story of the early 1940's and the effect that the "zoot suit" (a man's suit of long jacket and pegged pants, always worn with a long keychain that looped almost to the ankle.... the rebellious fashion of young men) had on the morals and attitudes of the people of that era.
Music
Title Artist Genre
Black History Concert Cal Lutheran Show 2012 African-American
MLK Chapel Service Cal Lutheran 2011 African-American
More Still William Grant Still African-American
Piano Music William Grant Still African-American
Piano Music William Grant Still(casset) African-American
Witness Volume II William Grant Still African-American
Works for Sympathetic Band William Grant Still African-American
Mo Vida! Putumayo Afro-Cuban
New World Party Putumayo Afro-Cuban
Chinese New Year DvD Cal Lutheran 2012 Asian-American
Satori Kyokusen Asian-American
Hula Girl Dance Cal Lutheran Show 2003 Hawaiian
Luau Dance Part Favorites Hawaiian
Amaze Me Key of Peace International
Blues Around the World Putumayo International
East Africa Ceremonial and Folk Music International
Instant Karma: Save Darfur Amnesty International International
Islands   International
Its Snowing All Over the World World Market International
Protest Songs of Resistance International
Dia de los Muertos   Latino-American
Live! Gay Mans Chorus of Los Angeles LGBT
Red White and Blues Gay Mans Chorus of Los Angeles LGBT
Simply Sondheim Gay Mans Chorus of Los Angeles LGBT
Songs of Love Gay Mans Chorus of Los Angeles LGBT
Two Decades…Together Gay Mans Chorus of Los Angeles LGBT
With a Mighty Voice Gay Mans Chorus of Los Angeles LGBT
Chinese New Year+Gospel Choir Photos Cal Lutheran Miscellaneous
Couselors Just Want to Have Fun   Miscellaneous
FireKnife Drums   Miscellaneous
Hands Pat Humphries Miscellaneous
Multicultural Banquet Disc 1   Miscellaneous
One Emma's Revolution Miscellaneous
Peace Pole Stills Miscellaneous
Roots, Rock, and Revolution Emma's Revolution Miscellaneous
Song of New Orlean Jazz Band Pt 2 Miscellaneous
Songs of Jerry Herman Jerry Herman Miscellaneous
Sacred Nations Michael Jacobs Native American
They Come Dancing Michael Jacobs Native American
Voices Various Native American
Brand New Bag! Lenahan Scottish
A Night In Spain The Music of Spain Spanish
Mediterranea Benise Spanish
Carnival Benise Spanish
Spanish Nights Benise Spanish
Lift Every Voice    
Books
Title Author Genre
A Concise History of Bulgaria Crampton, R.J. International
A History of Hungary Sugar, Peter International
A History of Scandinavia Derry, T.K. International
A Lost Lady Cather, Willa misc
A Mercy Morrison, Toni African-American
Across the Pacific: Asian Americans and Globalization Hudehart Asian-American
Africa: A Biography of the Continent Reader, John International
African Designs of the Guinea Coast Caraway African-American
African-American Facts Williamson African-American
Afro-American History: Primary Sources Frazier African-American
Afro-American Literature: Drama Adams African-American
Alburquerque Anaya, Rudolfo Latino
All the Saints of the City of the Angels Walker LA AM
Almost a Woman Santiago, Esmeralda Latino
Always Outnumbered, Always Outgunned Mosley African-American
Always Running Rodriguez, Luis J. Latino
American Indian Leaders Edmunds, R. David ed. Native American
American Skin Don de Grazia Latino
American Slavery, 1619- 1877 Kolchin African-American
American Ways: A Guide for Foreigners in the US   International
Americanos: Latin Life in the United States Olmos, Edward James Latino
An Actor and a Gentleman Gossett AF AM
And This Too Shall Pass: A Novel Harris African-American
Anger, and Beyond: The Negro Writer in the United Hill African-American
Another Country Baldwin African-American
Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an Am Zia, Helen Asian-American
Asian American Dreams: The Emergence of an Am Zia, Helen Asian-American
Asian Americans Lee, Joann Asian-American
Autobiography of Malcom X Haley AF AM
Aztec Jennings, Gary Latino
Bad Boy Brawly Brown Mosley African-American
Baltasar and Blimunda Saramago, Jose Latino
Becoming Dr. Q Hinojosa LA AM
Beginner's Vietnamese Quinn, Robert M. International
Begrimed and Black: Christian Traditions on Blacks Hood African-American
Beloved: A Novel Morrison, Toni African-American
Beloved: A Novel c. 2 Morrison, Toni African-American
Best Short Stories by Negro Writer: An Anthology Hughes African-American
Big Girls Don't Cry Briscoe African-American
Black American Literature: Poetry Turner African-American
Black Drama: An Anthology Brasmer African-American
Black Genius: African American Solutions to African Am Mosley African-American
Black Heroes of the American Revolution Davis African-American
Black Man and the Promise of America Austin African-American
Black Voices: An Anthology of Afro-American Literature Chapman African-American
Bless Me, Ultima Anaya, Rudolfo Latino
Bless Me, Ultima c. 2 Anaya, Rudolfo Latino
Blindness Saramago, Jose Latino
Blues Dancing: A Novel McKinney African-American
Blues for Mister Charlie: A Play Baldwin African-American
Bluest Eye Morrison, Toni African-American
Book of African Names Asante African-American
Book of Daniel Doctorow, E. L. African-American
Bound Feet & Western Dress Chang Asian-American
Brothers and Sisters Campbell African-American
Brother's Keeper: Words of Inspiration for African-Am Terry African-American
Brown: The Last Discovery of America Rodriguez, Richard Latino
Burn, Baby, Burn!: The Los Angeles Race Riot, Aug Cohen African-American
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee Brown, Dee Native American
By the Light of My Father's Smile: A Novel Walker African-American
Cantico: A Selection Guillen, Jorge Latino
Caramelo Cisneros, Sandra Latino
Cay Taylor African-American
Change is Gonna Come: Music, Race & The Soul of Ame Werner African-American
Cheaters Dickey African-American
China Boy Lee, Gus Asian-American
Civil Rights Marches George African-American
Climbing Jacob's Ladder: The enduring Legacy of Afric Billingsley African-American
Cloud Mountain Liu, Aimee E. Asian-American
Collected Essays Baldwin African-American
Color of Water: A Black Man's Tribute to His White McBride African-American
Color Purple Walker African-American
Concubine's Children Chong African-American
Crawfish Dreams Rawles African-American
Croatia: A Nation Forged in War Tanner, Marcus International
Crow Dog: Four Generations of Sioux Medicine Men CrowDog, Leonard Native American
Culture Shock! Germany Lord, Richard International
Culture Shock! Singapore Craig, JoAnn Asian-American
Custer's Fall: The Native American Side of the Story Miller, David Humphrey Native American
Dancing in the Wings Nelson AF AM
Dangling Man Bellow, Saul Jewish Studies
Darfur Diaries: Stories of Survival Marlowe, Jen International
Deep in Our Hearts: Nine White Women in the Freedo Curry African-American
Diary of a Lost Girl: The Autobiography of Kola Boof   African-American
Dirty Laundry: A Charlotte Justice Novel Woods African-American
Diversity in Higher Education: A Work in Progress Musil, Caryn McTighe misc
Divided By Faith Smith JW AM
Documentary History of the Negro People in the Unite Aptheker African-American
Documentary History of the Negro People in the Unite Aptheker African-American
Dona Flor and Her Two Husbands Amado, Jorge Latino
Dreamer Johnson AF AM
Eight Men Wright African-American
Eritrea: A Tourist Guide Papstein, Robert International
Everything You Need to Know About Asian American Cao Asian-American
Everything You Need to Know About Latino History Novas, Himilce Latino
Everything You Need to Know About Latino History Novas LA AM
Exodus Uris, Leon Jewish Studies
Face of an Angel Chavez, Denise Latino
Factory Girls Chang, Leslie T. Asian-American
Falling Leaves Mah, Adeline Yen Asian-American
Family: A Novel Cooper African-American
Famous All Over Town Santiago, Danny Latino
Fatal Rumour: A Nineteenth-Century Indian Novel Aiyar Asian-American
Fear Not the Fall Young African-American
Fearless Jones Mosley African-American
Federico Garcia Lorca: A Life Gibson, Ian Latino
Fifty Years Inside the People's Republic of China Yang, Essa Asian-American
First Indian on the Moon Alexie, Sherman Native American
Five Families Lewis, Oscar Latino
Flesh and the Devil: A Novel   African-American
Freedom's Daughters Olson, Lynne African-American
French Ways and Their Meaning Wharton, Edith International
Friends and Lovers Dickey African-American
From A Black Perspective: Contemporary Black Essays Hughes African-American
From Out of the Shadows: Mexican Women in Twent Ruiz, Vicki L. Latino
Gather Together in My Name Angelou, Maya African-American
Geographics of Home Perez, Loida Maritza Latino
Geronimo: An American Legend Conley, Robert Native American
Giovanni's Room Baldwin African-American
Glimmer Train Stories Brook, Kim et. Al African-American
God is Red Deloria, Vine misc
Going Global: Country Career Guide Thompson, Mary Anne misc
Going to Meet the Man Baldwin African-American
Gone Fishin': An Easy Rawlins Novel Mosley African-American
Goodbye to Uncle Tom Furnas African-American
Gringos Portis, Charles Latino
Growing Up Chicana/o Lopez, Tiffany Ana Latino
Growing Up Jewish in America Frommer, M.K. & Frommer, H. Jewish Studies
Hand I Fan With Ansa Asian-American
Harlem Renaissance Huggins African-American
Hearts and Soul Nelson AF AM
Henry's Freedom Box Nelson AF AM
Higher Superstition Gross MISC
Hitler's Willing Executioners: Ordinary Germans and th Goldhagen Jewish Studies
How Stella Got Her Groove Back McMillan African-American
How the Garcia Girls Lost Their Accents Alvarez, Julia Latino
How to Explain Judaism to Your Non-Jewish Neighbor Zirin, Edward Jewish Studies
Humboldt's Gift Bellow, Saul Jewish Studies
Hunger of Memory Rodriguez, Richard Latino
Hunger: A Novella and Stories Chang Asian-American
I am Malala Yousafazai INTL
I May Be Wrong, But I Doubt It Barkely African-American
I Never Promised You a Rose Garden Green, Hannah Jewish Studies
In Her Footsteps: 101 Remarkable Black Women from Madden African-American
In Love & Trouble: Stories of Black Women Walker African-American
In My Father's House Gaines African-American
In Nueva York Mohr, Nicholasa Latino
In Search of Our Mothers' Gardens: Womanist Prose Walker African-American
In the Garden of Our Dreams: Memoirs of a Marriage Haizlip African-American
In the Time of the Butterflies Alvarez, Julia Latino
Indian Killer Alexie, Sherman Native American
Indonesia 1996: an Official Guidebook   Asian-American
Inner City Blues Woods African-American
Intensive Course in Tongan Shumway, Eric International
Interpreter of Maladies Lahiri, Jhumpa Asian-American
Int'l Jobs Directory Krannich, Ron & Caryl International
Iran Awakening Ebadi, Shirin International
Itch: A Novel Little African-American
Jazz Morrison, Toni African-American
Jazz Morrison AF AM
Journey into China National Geographic Asian-American
Journey of the Sparrows Buss, Fran Leeper Latino
Known World Jones African-American
Lakota Woman CrowDog, Mary Native American
Latino in America O'Brien, Soledad Latino
Latinos: A Biography of the People Shorris, Earl Latino
Leaving Deep Water: The Live of Asian American Wom Chow Asian-American
Legends of the Samurai Sato, Hiroaki Asian-American
Leopard in the Sun Restrepo, Laura Latino
Life in a Day of Black L.A.: The Way We See It Charles African-American
Life of Pi Martel, Yann misc
Like Water for Chocolate Esquivel, Laura Latino
Lilies of the Field Barrett African-American
Little Yellow Dog: An Easy Rawlins Mystery Mosley African-American
Long Dream Wright African-American
Long Struggle of Eritrea for Independence and Constru   International
Long Train to the Redeeming sin: Stories about African Boof African-American
Long Way from Home Briscoe African-American
Love in the Time of Cholera Marquez, Gabriel Garcia Latino
Love in the Time of Cholera c. 2 Marquez, Gabriel Garcia Latino
Making It Happen Amato, Patricia A. Richard misc
Malcolm X Speaks: Selected Speeches and Statements Breitman African-American
Malcolm X Speaks: Selected Speeches and Statements Breitman African-American
Mama Flora's Family: A Novel Haley African-American
Man Who Cried I Am: A Novel Williamson African-American
Mandela: From the Life of the South African Statesma Cooper, Floyd African-American
Mandela: The Authorized Biography Sampson African-American
May You Be the Mother of a Hundred Sons: A Journey Bumiller Asian-American
Mexican Churches Porter, Eliot Latino
Mexico McDowell, Jack ed. Latino
Mexico in Its Novel: A Nation's Search for Identity Brushwood, John S. Latino
Michael Eric Dyson Reader Dyson African-American
Mighty Be Your Powers Gbowee AF AM
Mississippi Burning: A Novel Norst African-American
Monkey King Chao Asian-American
Monster: The Autobiography of an L.A. Gang Member Shabur, Sanyika misc
Moon Fire Robbins, Judith Redman Latino
Muhammad Ali: A Portrait in Words and Photographs Sheed African-American
Muy Macho: Latino Men Confront Their Manhood- Gonzalez, Ray, ed. Latino
My Indian Boyhood Standing Bear Native American
My Jim: A Novel Rawles African-American
My Life Meir, Golda Jewish Studies
Narrative of the Life of Frederick Douglas, An American Douglas African-American
National Directory of Scholarships, Internships, and Fe   misc
Negro American: A Documentary History Fishel African-American
Negro Church in America Frazier African-American
Negro in the South Since 1865: Selected Essays in Ame Wynes African-American
New Plays from the Black Theatre: An Anthology Bullins African-American
Night Wiesel Jewish Studies
Night Wiesel JW AM
Night of Many Dreams Tsukiyama, Gail Asian-American
Night of My Blood Awoonor African-American
Nobody Knows My Name: More Notes of a Native Son Baldwin African-American
North American Indian Women Sommer, Robin Langley Native American
Norton Anthology of African American Literature Gates African-American
Not Without Laughter Hughes African-American
Notes of a Native Son Baldwin African-American
Of Love and other Demons Marquez, Gabriel Garcia Latino
On Gold Mountain See, Lisa Asian-American
On Trial for my Country Samkange African-American
One Day My Soul Just Opened Up: 40 Days and 40 Night Vanzant African-American
One Hundred Years of Solitude Marquez, Gabriel Garcia Latino
One Stick Song Alexie, Sherman Native American
Origami in Action Lang, Robert J. Asian-American
Panther & the Lash: Poems of Our Times Hughes African-American
Papua New Guinea Fox, Mary International
Paradise of the Blind Huong Asian-American
Parrot in the Oven: Mi Vida Martinez, Victor Latino
Passage to India Forster Asian-American
Picasso Joffe, Hans International
Pick a Party: The Big Book of Party Themes and Occasio Sachs, Patty misc
Plays from Black Africa Litto African-American
Pocho Villareal, Jose Antonio Latino
Powhatan's Daughter Bowman, John Clarke Native American
Profiles of Great African Americans Branham African-American
Ragtime Doctorow, E. L. Jewish Studies
Raisin in the Sun: The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window Hansberry African-American
Raising Raul Hinojosa, Maria Latino
Reading Lolita in Tehran Nafisi, Azar International
Red Death Mosley African-American
Red Earth and Pouring Rain: A Novel Chandra Asian-American
Redemption Song: A Novel Berry African-American
Reference Library of Black America Vol I - V   African-American
Reggie Jackson African-American
Report of the National Advisory Commission on Civil Wicker African-American
Reservation Blues Alexie, Sherman Native American
Rhythm of Violence Nkosi African-American
Richard Wright's Native Son: A Critical Handbook Wright African-American
Rising Voices: Writings of Young Native Americans Hirschfelder, Arlene B. Native American
Roots Haley African-American
Rosa Parks Mara, Wil African-American
Russia: People and Empire Hosking, Geoffrey International
Sacred Willow: Four Generations in the Life of a Vietna Elliott African-American
Savage Holiday Wright African-American
Shattering the Myth: Plays by Hispanic Women Flyder, Linda, ed. Latino
Single Man Screaming: A Novel Bryant African-American
Sister, Sister Dickey African-American
Sisters & Lovers Briscoe African-American
Slaves in The Family Ball, Edward African-American
Slaves in the Family Ball AF AM
Slumdog Millionaire   Asian-American
Slumdog Millionaire Beaufoy INTL
Small-Town Browny Silva, Simon Latino
Snow Falling on Cedars Guterson Asian-American
Snow Falling on Cedars c. 2 Guterson Asian-American
So Far from God Chavez, Denise Latino
Some Soul to Keep Cooper African-American
Song of Solomon Morrison, Toni African-American
Soul on Ice Cleaver African-American
Souls of Black Folk DuBois African-American
Spanish-American Literature Franco, Jean Latino
Sri Lanka in Pictures Lerner Publications Asian-American
Still Life with Rice Lee, Helie Asian-American
Stone Into Schools Mortenson INTL
Stormy Weather Woods African-American
Students Helping Students Ender, Steven misc
Sula Morrison, Toni African-American
Summer of My German Soldier Greene, Bette Jewish Studies
Sweden Rietz, Magnus ed. International
Sweeter the Juice Haizlip African-American
Taboo: Why Black Athletes Dominate Sports and Why Entine African-American
Taliban Rashid, Ahmed International
Tar Baby Morrison, Toni African-American
Tell Me How Long the Train's Been Gone Baldwin African-American
The Adventures of Augie March Bellow, Saul Jewish Studies
The Angel of Galilea Restrepo, Laura Latino
The Art of Crossing Cultures Storti, Craig International
The Autobiography of Malcom X Haley, Alex African-American
The Blindfold's Eyes: My Journey from Torture to Truth Ortiz, Dianna International
The Book of Daniel Doctorow, E. L. Jewish Studies
The Circuit: Stories from the Life of a Migrant Child Jimenez, Francisco Latino
The Club Dumas Perez-Reverte, Arturo Latino
The Day Martin Luther King, Jr. Was Shot Haskins, Jim African-American
The Education of Little Tree Carter, Forrest Native American
The Flower Master Masseys, Sujata Asian-American
The General in His Labyrinth Marquez, Gabriel Garcia Latino
The General in His Labyrinth c. 2 Marquez, Gabriel Garcia Latino
The Haj Uris, Leon Jewish Studies
The History of the Siege of Lisbon Saramago, Jose Latino
The House of Mango Street Cisneros, Sandra Latino
The Hundred Secret Senses Tan, Amy Asian-American
The Interior Stowe, Harriet Beecher African-American
The Joy Luck Club Tan, Amy Asian-American
The Kitchen God's Wife Tan, Amy Asian-American
The Language of Threads Tsukiyama, Gail Asian-American
The Last of the Mohicans Cooper, James Fenimore Native American
The Life of a Geisha Underwood, Eleanor Asian-American
The Lone Ranger and Tonto First Fight in Heaven Alexie, Sherman Native American
The Maya: 5th Edition Coe, Michael D. Latino
The Mentor's Guide Zachary, Lois J. International
The Mixquiahuala Letters Castillo, Ana Latino
The Namesake Lahiri, Jhumpa Asian-American
The Pact Davis, S. et al. Latino
The Pact Davis AF AM
The Rise of Barack Obama Souza AF AM
The Rise of David Levinsky Cahan, Abraham Jewish Studies
The Samurai's Garden Tsukiyama, Gail Asian-American
The Selected Poems of Federico Garcia Lorca Lorca, Francisco Garcia, ed. Latino
The Shame of the Nation Kozol, Jonathan International
The Shipping News Proulx, E. Annie International
The Sign of the Beaver Spear, Elizabeth George Native American
The Storytelling Stone: Trad Native Am. Myths Feldman, Susan ed. Native American
The Swallow of Kabal Khadra, Yasmina International
The Swallows of Kabul Khadra INTL
The Tale of Genji Shikibu, Murasaki International
The Things They Carried O'Brien INTL
The Timetable of African-American History Harley, Sharon African-American
The Toughest Indian in the World Alexie, Sherman Native American
The Tree Where Man Was Born Matthiessen, Peter International
The Two Koreas Oberdorfer, Don Asian-American
The Underdogs Azuela, Mariano Latino
The Woman Warrior Kingston, Maxine Hong International
The Years with Laura Diaz Fuentes, Carlos Latino
Their Eyes Were Watching God Hurston African-American
They Had A Dream: True Stories about Blacks in Americ Broudy African-American
Three Negro Classics: Up From Slavery Franklin African-American
Three Short Plays Soynika African-American
To Be Young, Gifted, and Black: Lorraine Hansberry in Hansberry African-American
To Bury Our Fathers: A Novel of Nicaragua Ramirez, Sergio Latino
To Jerulsalem and Back Bellow, Saul Jewish Studies
Tropical American Jen, Gish Asian-American
Tumbling McKinney African-American
Ugly Ways Ansa African-American
Unaccustomed Earth Lahiri, Jhumpa Asian-American
Unaccustomed Earth Lahiri INTL
Uncle Tom's Cabin Stowe, Harriet Beecher African-American
Uncle Tom's Children Wright African-American
Viewpoints from Black America Curry African-American
Voices of the Dream: African-American Women Speak Johnson African-American
Waiting Jin, Ha Asian-American
Waiting in Vain Channer African-American
Waiting to Exhale McMillan African-American
Wake of the Wind Cooper African-American
Was not a Street Ellington AF AM
We Shall Overcome Boyd African-American
Wedding West African-American
What Every American Should Know About the Rest of Rossi, M.L. International
When The Legends Die Borland, Hal Native American
White Butterfly Mosley African-American
Who's Afraid of a Large Black Man? Barkley African-American
Wild Indonesia Whitten, Tony and Jane International
With The Ears of Strangers: The Mexican in Am Lit Robinson, Cecil Latino
Woman Hollering Creek, and Other Stories Cisneros, Sandra Latino
Women in India and Pakistan: The Struggle for Indep Visram, Rozina International
Women of the Silk Tsukiyama, Gail Asian-American
Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now Angelou, Maya African-American
Wouldn't Take Nothing for My Journey Now Angelou, Maya African-American
Wouldn't Take Nothing for my Journey Now Angelou AF AM
Yell-Oh Girls! Nam, Vickie ed. Asian-American
Yellow: Race in America Beyond Black and White Wu, Frank H. Asian-American
Yo! Alvarez, Julia Latino
Your Chinese Horoscope Somerville, Neil Asian-American
Games
  • Beat the Clock
  • Boxers or Briefs
  • Catch Phrase
  • Connect Four
  • Countries of the World
  • Cranium
  • Diversity Works
  • Dominos (Jumbo/Color Dot)
  • Dominos (Large)
  • Dominos (Small Pack)
  • Finish Lines
  • Loaded Questions (Classic)
  • Loaded Questions (Pop Culture)
  • Marry, Date or Dump?
  • Passport to Culture
  • Say Anything
  • Telestrations
  • Trivia on the Go (Movies)
  • Twister
  • What's Yours Like?
  • Wits and Wagers
  • Word Teasers (Geography and World Culture)
  • Word Teasers (Idioms)
  • World History
  • World Map Floor Puzzle
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