Re: [Videolib] Europe and immigration

From: Blaine Waterman <bwaterman@sfpl.org>
Date: Thu May 07 2009 - 11:49:42 PDT

This is an excellent film which didn't get much attention, at least here in the US:

Blaine Waterman
Film & Television Specialist
Information Services/Audiovisual Center
San Francisco Public Library
100 Larkin Street
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415)557-4461
bwaterman@sfpl.org

245 00 Dirty pretty things|h[videorecording] /|cMiramax Films and
       BBC Films present ; a Celador Films Production ; directed
       by Stephen Frears ; produced by Tracey Seaward, Robert
       Jones ; written by Steven Knight.
250 Widescreen format.
260 Burbank, CA :|bBuena Vista Home Entertainment,|cc2003.
300 1 DVD (97 min.) :|bsd., col. ;|c4 3/4 in.
500 Originally produced as a motion picture in 2002.
500 Special features: director's commentary; behind-the-scenes
       special.
508 Director of photography, Chris Menges ; film editor, Mick
       Audsley ; music by Nathan Lawson.
511 1 Chiwetel Ejiofor, Audrey Tautou, Sergi Lopez, Sophie
       Okonedo, Benedict Wong, Zlatko Buric.
520 Two immigrants working in a London hotel learn that
       everything is for sale in the city's seamy side, even body
       parts.
521 8 MPAA rating: R.

From: videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu [mailto:videolib-bounces@lists.berkeley.edu] On Behalf Of Moshiri, Farhad
Sent: Thursday, May 07, 2009 5:57 AM
To: videolib@lists.berkeley.edu
Subject: [Videolib] Europe and immigration

Dear collective mind,

I'm looking for movies (feature films not documentaries) that shows the treatment of immigrants or refugees in the European Union. I know a couple like: "In this world" and "La Haine" (The Hate). Do you have any suggestions for similar movies? Thanks.

Farhad Moshiri
AV Librarian
University of the Incarnate Word
San Antonio, TX
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