"The American Library Association (ALA) Film and Media Round Table: Notable Videos for Adults Committee has compiled its 2020 list of Notable Videos for Adults, a list of 15 outstanding films released on video within the past two years... Its purpose is to call attention to recent video releases that make a significant contribution to the world of video." This guide links to those titles held by the Saratoga Springs Public Library. For the complete list of titles from 2020, please visit the webpage cited below.
MaidenThe true story of skipper Tracy Edwards and the first all-female crew to enter the Whitbread Round the World race.
Call Number: DVD 797.12 MAID
Publication Date: 2019 1 disc (97 min.)
Toni Morrison: The Pieces I AmFrom her childhood in the steel town of Lorain, Ohio to '70s-era book tours with Muhammad Ali, from the front lines with Angela Davis to her own riverfront writing room, Toni Morrison leads an assembly of her peers, critics, and colleagues on an exploration of race, America, history and the human condition as seen through the prism of her own literature.
River and the WallFive friends travel 1,200 miles from El Paso to the Gulf of Mexico on horses, mountain bikes and canoes to explore the potential impacts of a border wall on the natural environment.
Call Number: DVD 917.64 RIVE
Publication Date: 2019 1 disc (105 min.)
They Shall Not Grow OldMarking the centenary of the First World War, internationally renowned director Peter Jackson uses the voices of the veterans combined with original archival footage to bring to life the reality of war on the front line for a whole new generation.
Call Number: DVD 940.3 THEY
Publication Date: 2019 1 disc (99 min.)
Linda Ronstadt: The Sound of My VoiceLinda Ronstadt has been an icon for more than 50 years. Her extraordinary vocal range and ambition created unforgettable songs across rock, pop, country, folk ballads, American standards, classic Mexican music, and soul.