Consider the chicken as you never have before. Two excellent Urbana Free documentaries explore the impact of chickens on owners’ lives and as pets, plus highlight the wonderful world of show chickens.
Start out 2017 by enhancing your DVD passion. If you’re a fan of our DVD collection, you’ve already browsed the feature motion pictures, TV shows, anime, and music films on the first floor. Come on up to the second floor and discover the vast array of nonfiction films available for you to check out.
Today we celebrate Veterans Day, a public holiday in which we officially honor and remember all the military veterans who have served in our Armed Forces throughout the years.
Are you a birdwatcher? Do you enjoy identifying those delightful feathered creatures that haunt your bird feeder? But do you know how birds communicate? Do you know that songbirds around the world are endangered? Here are two recent documentary DVDs that go beyond avian identification.
Stories of immigrants come to life through the lenses of documentary and feature filmmakers.
What’s a political aficionado to do for fun in the aftermath of this week’s primaries? Watch a movie! Take a break from real life and enjoy one of the many politically-themed motion pictures and TV series available at The Urbana Free Library. And not only dramas. Delve into the past and relive governmental history with one of our feature documentaries.
Like to listen to tunes? Enjoy delving into facts about your favorite musicians? Do exciting behind-the-scenes musical performances thrill you? Watch a music documentary! Besides music on CD, the library offers an entertaining collection of music on DVD. Some films are concert or music videos, but quite a few are documentaries—real tales of the musical world. Introduce yourself to the lives and motivations of those who’ve lived to perform. Discover firsthand how an album or tour was created.