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These new additions to our film collection are worth a look.

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Aya of Yop City

Director: Marguerite Abouet, Clement Oubrerie

Against the colorful and spirited backdrop of the Ivory Coast in the 1970s, this is a vibrant, beautifully animated film. From teen romance to parental tribulations, it offers a rare glimpse into the daily lives of Africans and is adapted from a best-selling series of graphic novels.

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Father Brown: Season 7

Starring: Mark Williams

Father Brown cycles back on screen to solve more mysteries in the sleepy Cotswold village of Kembleford in this charming series based on the short stories by G K Chesterton.

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Freaks

Starring: Emile Hirsch

Seven-year-old Chloe lives in both fear under her father's protective and paranoid control, and fascination of the outside world, where Abnormals create a constant threat, or so she believes. When a mysterious stranger offers her a glimpse of what's really happening outside, Chloe soon finds that while the truth isn't so simple, the danger is very real.

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Love on the Slopes

Starring: Katrina Bowden, Thomas Beaudoin

NYC-based copy editor, Alex, is sent to Ridgeline Resort, an extreme sports outpost, to write a story for a travel writing competition. At first, she fails at everything - much to the chagrin of Cole, an extreme sports enthusiast who thinks this city girl should head back to New York. But when Alex offers to assist Cole with his local arts festival, he reluctantly obliges to be her guide as she faces her fears doing one extreme sport after the next.

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Orville: Season 2

Starring: Seth MacFarlane

Seth MacFarlane's hit space adventure series returns for more journeys into new worlds. Set 400 years in the future, the series follows the U.S.S. Orville, a mid-level exploratory spaceship. Its crew, both human and alien, face the wonders and dangers of outer space, while also dealing with the problems of everyday life.

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The Warrior Tradition

Director: Lawrence Hott

It tells the astonishing, heartbreaking, inspiring, and largely-untold story of Native Americans in the United States military. Why would Indian men and women put their lives on the line for the very government that took their homelands? The film relates the stories of Native American warriors from their own points of view, stories of service and pain, of courage and fear.

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