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  • Film, Video

    [The centaurs--excerpts] /

    A half human-half horse boy and girl meet and fall in love. They have a baby and go home to their parents for a happy reunion.

    • Contributor: McCay, Winsor - McCay, John - Fitzsimmons, John A. - Rialto Productions - Afi/Cinémathèque Canadienne Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1921
  • Film, Video

    Joe Harkin's ward / Catalog Record Only

    Joe Harkin, a young gold miner whose partner is killed, adopts his four-year-old orphan daughter. She lives with him for several years, making his house a home. When he strikes it rich, he sends her away to school in the city, where he also goes to live. She grows up to be a beautiful woman and they fall in love and marry.

    • Date: 1915
  • Film, Video

    White Dove's sacrifice / Catalog Record Only

    Billy and his teacher, upon meeting Emma and her parents, inform them that the Indians are on the warpath again. One of the cowboys is injured while helping them. Emma's parents and the teacher are killed during the fight. Billy is taken by the Indians and Emma, who hid from the Indians, escapes with the cowboy after he recovers. Years later, Billy meets Emma ...

    • Date: 1914
  • Film, Video

    Kandahar / Catalog Record Only

    Nafas, an Afghan-born Canadian journalist, returns to her homeland in a desperate attempt to reach her sister, who is overcome with grief after being injured by a landmine and in despair over the Taliban's oppression of women, and has vowed that she will commit sucide at the time of the next solar eclipse, only three days away.

    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video

    London Paris New York / Catalog Record Only

    Capturing the angst of the young twenties, "London Paris New York" is the story of Nikhil and Lalitha two completely different individuals who are drawn to each other in spite of their differences or perhaps because of it; the film follows their journey of love as they meet in London, Paris and New York for a night in each city; the film is a ...

    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video

    Kanmadaṃ / Catalog Record Only

    A thug, Vishwanathan, leaves the city to the village where a deceased man named Damodaran lives. Damodaran's grandmother was waiting for her grandson's return, unaware of his death. Vishwanathan falls in love with a high-tempered young woman named Bhanu before his best friend Johny came for him.

    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video

    Enṭanī phiriṅgī / Catalog Record Only

    Anton Firingee was a Portuguese-Indian who became a famous Bengali poet-musician. He fell in love with Shakila, who agreed to marry him after revealing her tragic history. His fame was not enough to overcome their ostracisation and tragedy struck again.

    • Date: 2001
  • Film, Video

    Orfeu negro = Orfeo negro = Orfeu do carnaval = Black Orpheus / Catalog Record Only

    Eurydice, a Brazilian country girl, arrives in Rio de Janeiro the day before the Carnival to get away from a persistent suitor. She meets Orfeo, a black street-car driver, who is almost worshipped by the people of the black quarter as a guitar-player and dancer. They fall in love at first sight. At his suggestion, she takes part as a dancer in the next ...

    • Date: 1959
  • Film, Video

    Rāstā / Catalog Record Only

    The film revolves around the story of revenge between two rival groups of gangsters in Kolkata, India, and a love drama.

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    Aha! nā peḷḷaṇṭa!! / Catalog Record Only

    Krishna Murthy, son of rich industrialist Satyanarayana falls in love with Padma. But when Krishnas father comes to know that Padma is the daughter of a greedy miser Lakshmipathy, he challenges his son to convince Lakshmipathy to marry his daughter without revealing that he belongs to a rich family. Rest of the story is about Krishna's efforts to impress Lakshmipathy by acting like a ...

    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video

    The daytrippers / Catalog Record Only

    Eliza thinks she has the perfect marriage, living in suburban Long Island with her husband Louis. However, the morning after Thanksgiving, she discovers what appears to be a love letter written to her husband. Distraught by the possibilities and seeking advice, she drives to her parents' house, where she shows the letter to her high strung mother, mild mannered father, and her rebellious younger ...

    • Date: 1996
  • Film, Video

    Solitaire for 2 / Catalog Record Only

    Daniel, a smug, self-centered behavioral psychologist, who is accustomed to women falling for him, falls hard for Katie, a straight-laced paleontology lecturer who is in love with her work.

    • Date: 1995
  • Film, Video

    Aappan pher milange-- / Catalog Record Only

    Gulab and Rajdeep, two college students, are deeply in love. Rajdeep wants to pursue his dreams of becoming a successful singer. Gulab who wants to marry Rajdeep goes back to her home after her exams, thinking her parents will give their consent. Her dreams, however, shatters when her parents fix her marriage with an NRI boy against her will as her family thinks the ...

    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video

    Under the volcano / Catalog Record Only

    PA235-444 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: Ithaca Enterprises, Inc. APAU: Ithaca Productions, Inc., employer for hire. DCR 1983; PUB 23Apr84; REG 16Nov84; PA235-444. Albert Finney, Jacqueline Bisset, Anthony Andrews. Videodisc is from home video reissue. On videodisc container: MCA Home Video 40125. Based upon the novel by Malcolm Lowry. Sources used: copyright data sheet; videodisc packaging. Received: 11/88; viewing copy; purchase; LC Purchase Collection.

    • Date: 1985
  • Film, Video

    The birdcage / Catalog Record Only

    The story of a middle-aged gay couple's comic encounter with a self-righteously straight and conservative family: Armand and Albert reluctantly accept young Val's intention to marry the daughter of a conservative Senator, but when the fiancee's family comes to visit, the whole household is turned upside down.

    • Date: 1996
  • Film, Video

    The Ghost of the rancho / Catalog Record Only

    Jeffrey Wall, a spoiled young man from a wealthy family, promises his grandfather that he will reform after one more party. At the party, Jeff's friend is supposedly shot and Jeff follows the man he suspects, a dancer, to the Mexican-American border. Here he finds, not only the suspect, but also a young woman, Mary Drew, whom he had first seen as a dancer ...

    • Date: 1918
  • Film, Video

    Kakā deutāra ghara jom̐wāi / Catalog Record Only

    A romance film of love, coincidence and synchronicity.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Safar-i Qandahār / Catalog Record Only

    Nafas, an Afghan-born Canadian journalist, returns to her homeland in a desperate attempt to reach her sister, who is overcome with grief after being injured by a landmine and in despair over the Taliban's oppression of women, and has vowed that she will commit sucide at the time of the next solar eclipse, only three days away.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Queen of the ranch / Catalog Record Only

    Joe loves Ethel, Queen of the Ranch, but he has a great rival in Bob. She favors Joe, but Bob plots to clear the field of competition by hiring two shady characters to dispose of Joe. Ethel learns of the plan and rescues Joe from the assassins' hands. When they return to the ranch, the two divulge the identity of the mastermind behind their ...

    • Date: 1909
  • Film, Video

    Usne kaha tha / Catalog Record Only

    Nandu lives in a small town with his widowed mother. He is friendly with a young girl, Kamli. Kamli's father falls ill and hence her family relocates to a bigger town, Ambala. Years later, Kamli's father passes away and they return. Nandu and Kamli fall in love and want to marry. When Nandu's mother goes to meet Kamli's uncle, she is humiliated because of ...

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Bātomuniko phūla / Yash Kumar presents ; script & direction Suroj Subba "Naibo" ; producer, Achyut Shrestha, Birendra Yadav (Aftav). Catalog Record Only

    Love story build around the age-old problem of caste and untouchability that persists in the Hindu society of Nepal. Suresh and Gurans, have always loved each other, but the deep division of caste separates them. Kanchha loves Tulasi with all of his heart, but Tulasi can not imagine marrying Kanchha, who is even a lower case and untouchable.

    • Date: 2011
  • Film, Video

    Jogan / Catalog Record Only

    Orphaned at a young age, Vijay lives with his Puffi in a village and is an atheist; he is drawn towards Meeradevi, a Bhajan singing devotee, but she not only rejects him but also asks him not to come near her; when she falls ill, he makes inquiries about her, both start to converse and are drawn toward each other; he confides in him ...

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Jagadēka vīruḍu atilōka sundari / Catalog Record Only

    The movie is a socio-fantasy movie Raju, a guide to the local caves, who has four orphans in his care. Indraja, the daughter of Lord Indra, who pops down to earth for a visit and to go frolicking in the snow. The two cross paths when Raju is climbing the mountains in search of a rare plant that will cure the medical condition of ...

    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video

    Men of the night / Catalog Record Only

    J. Rupert Dodds, an art dealer and thief, and Dick Foster, his assistant, fleeing with stolen goods through a park, stash them with a newspaper vendor, Mrs. Abbott. They take her in as a cover for their illegal activities. She grows fond of Dick, who calls her "Mother," and she promotes his love for Trixie Moran, the bookkeeper. Dick begins to reconsider his life ...

    • Date: 1926
  • Film, Video

    Kakā deutā, nāti āru hātī / Catalog Record Only

    A grandfather has deep attachment with his grandson who stays in his house with his mother, a widow, and a young girl who is a prospective bride for the grandson and loves him. The rich grandfather lives in a countryside village in Assam, India and owns an elephant which is traditionally regarded as a symbol of wealth and social status. As the boy goes ...

    • Date: 2004