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

September list by Nanette Alderman
10 That Changed America
10 That Changed America. Season 2pbs home video, 2018, not rated

Explore the stories behind ten original American monuments and the historical moments that inspired them. In Ten Streets That Changed America, see how streets have connected the nation and divided communities. In Ten Modern Marvels That Changed America, meet engineers who have scoffed at the laws of nature and defied naysayers with amazing feats of engineering.

The Amazing Human Body
The Amazing Human Bodypbs home video, 2018, not rated

This three-part series uses cutting-edge graphics to reveal the surprisingly beautiful biological processes that keep one alive. Discover the ingenious ways your body develops, adapts, and endures, and witness the fascinating and finely tuned systems that keep one's body motoring, and the scientists guessing.

Ancient Aliens
Ancient Aliens. Season 11, Volume 1history channel, 2016, rated tv-pg

Explore incredible new developments in the search for extraterrestrial contact in the distant past, and even today. Does the government have knowledge of extraterrestrials visiting Earth?

Basquiat
Basquiat: Rage to Richespbs home video, 2018, rated tv-pg

Jean-Michel Basquiat was a rock star of the early 80s art scene: he lived fast, died young and created thousands of drawings and paintings. It took less than a decade to go from anonymous graffiti writer to an epoch-defining art star. He has emerged as one of the most important artists of his generation and now exhibits in museums all over the world.

The Defiant Ones
The Defiant Onesmca/universal, 2017, not rated

Chronicles the unlikely partnership between Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine. This revealing, compelling and often gritty story takes place in recording studios, humble homes and massive mansions, in criminal courts and in the highest corridors of corporate power. Featuring interviews with those who worked closely with Jimmy and Dr. Dre, including Bono, David Geffen, and more. The docu-series showcases how the two men rose to prominence in the '80s and '90s.

Filmworker
 
Filmworkerkino lorber, 2018, not rated

Leon Vitali was a rising British television actor when Stanley Kubrick picked him for the role of Lord Bullington in Barry Lyndon. That first encounter with the famed auteur proved decisive, he swiftly resolved to devote the rest of his life working for the director, this time behind the scenes, and took on just about every job available: casting director, acting coach, location scout, sound engineer, color corrector, A.D., promoter, and eventually restorer of Kubrick's films.

The Great British Baking Show
The Great British Baking Show. Season 5pbs home video, 2018, rated tv-pg

Twelve amateur bakers head for the competition tent in the British countryside, hoping to be named the best by judges Mary Berry and Paul Hollywood, alongside hosts Mel Giedroyc and Sue Perkins. Each episode has a Signature Bake, to test creativity and baking ability; a Technical Challenge, to make basic recipes with minimal instruction; and the Showstopper Bake, to display depth of skill and talent.

The Mayo Clinic
The Mayo Clinic: Faith, Hope and Sciencepbs home video, 2018, not rated

Discover the story of the renowned institution that has been called a 'Medical Mecca', the 'Supreme Court of Medicine', and the 'place for hope when there is no hope'.

Mountain
Mountaingreenwich entertainment, 2017, rated pg

From Tibet to Australia, Alaska to Norway armed with drones, Go-Pros and helicopters, director Jennifer Peedom has fashioned an astonishing symphony of mountaineers, ice climbers, free soloists, heliskiers, snowboarders, and parachuting mountain bikers. Willem Dafoe provides a narration sampled from British mountaineer Robert Macfarlaine's acclaimed memoir Mountains of the Mind.

My Generation
My Generationgravitas ventures, 2017, not rated

The cultural revolution that occurred in 1960s England is explored in this documentary.

One October
One October: A Nightmare in Las Vegasdreamscape media, 2018, not rated

Survivor, journalist, and attorney interviews come together to paint a picture of a community who chose strength in the face of terror.

Tai Chi Fit
Tai Chi Fit: 24 FormYMaa publication center, 2018, not rated

Experience the flowing movements of tai chi with master teacher David-Dorian Ross. His unique teaching method allows viewers to simply follow the mirror-view movements from side to side and gradually become familiar with them without having to memorize anything.

That Summer
That Summerifc films, 2017, not rated

Long lost footage of Edith and Edie Beale composed into a one of a kind family portrait bursting with the loving squabbles, quotable bon mots, and impromptu musical numbers that would make Big and Little Edie beloved cultural icons.

UN Sex Abuse Scandal
UN Sex Abuse Scandalpbs home video, 2018, not rated

An investigation of sex abuse by United Nations peacekeepers in the world's conflict zones. The film traces allegations from Bosnia to Congo to the Central African Republic, with firsthand accounts from survivors, witnesses, and officials.

Wyeth
Wyethpbs home video, 2018, rated pg-13

The story of one of America's most popular, but least understood, artists. While his exhibitions routinely broke attendance records, art world critics continually assaulted his work. Through unprecedented access to family members, archival materials, and his work, this program presents the most complete portrait of the artist, bearing witness to a legacy just at the moment it is evolving.