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HOW LONG CAN I CHECKOUT MOVIES?

Movies are checked out for one week - unlike music and books.

May list by Mindy Hiatt
12 Days
Blue My Mind german, 2019,  not rated

Fifteen-year-old Mia and her parents move to the suburbs of Zurich. While Mia plunges into a wild teenager existence, her body begins to change oddly, first hardly noticeably, but then with a force that threatens to drive her out of her mind. Mia's transformation progresses inexorably, and she turns into the being which has slumbered within her for years, and is now gaining the upper hand.

1945
Everybody KnowsSpanish, 2019, rated r

Laura and her children travel from Buenos Aires to the small Spanish village where she was born to attend her sister's wedding. Unexpected events soon lead to a crisis that exposes the family's hidden past. Suspicions mount, loved ones begin to turn on one another, and dark secrets long hidden threaten to come to light, revealing shocking truths.

La Boyita
La Vida Mismaspanish, 2019, not rated

As a young New York City couple goes from college romance to marriage and the birth of their first child, the unexpected twists of their journey create reverberations that echo over continents and through lifetimes.

The Captain
Let the Sunshine Infrench, 2017, not rated

wo luminaries of French cinema, Claire Denis and Juliette Binoche, unite for the first time in this piercing look at the elusive nature of true love, and the extent to which we are willing to betray ourselves in its pursuit. The film finds bleak humor in a cutting truth: everyone is, no matter the age, a fool for love.

Claire's Camera
Naples in Veilsitalian, 2019, not rated

Suspended between magic and superstition, madness and rationality, a mystery envelops the existence of Adriana, overwhelmed by a sudden love and a violent crime.

Custody
Return of the Herofrench, 2018, not rated

France, 1809: The charming Captain Neuville is set to marry the naive Pauline when the war breaks out, forcing Neuville to depart for the battlefield. After not hearing from the captain for months, Pauline grows sick with worry, and her sister Elizabeth decides to write letters on Neuville's behalf to cheer her up. Unexpectedly, Neuville returns home in glory and is welcomed as a hero, but unbeknownst to everyone, he is a coward and a war deserter.

Gauguin: Voyage to Tahiti
Simmbahindi, 2018, not rated 

Simmba, a corrupt officer, enjoys all the perks of being an immoral and unethical police officer until a life-changing event forces him to choose the righteous path.