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  • Film, Video

    Anā ḥurrah / Catalog Record Only

    A young woman struggles to live an untraditional kind of life in the rigid and conservative society of Egypt post-WWII.This film is about a girl who lives in Cairo prior to 1952. She rebels against traditional society in the name of freedom but finds freedom isn't necessarily what she thought it would be.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Gharām wa-intiqām / Catalog Record Only

    A woman plans to take revenge on the man she thinks killed her husband, but unexpectedly falls in love with him in the process.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Lady of the palace Sayedat al-kasr /

    "Lady of the Palace traces the history of Mount Lebanon's Jumblat family from the 19th century to the present, focusing on earlyy-twentieth century leader and politician Nazira Jumblat."--Container.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Damī-- wa-dumūʻī-- wa-ibtisāmatī / Catalog Record Only

    Dramatic work about a young woman called "Nāhid" who lives with her parents and her younger brother. She meets a young man called "ʻIṣām" and falls in love him but when a very rich businessman called "Salīm" proposes marriage to her, she accepts to help her family financially. After her divorce her life becomes a series of ups and downs.

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Waḥdahunn / Catalog Record Only

    A documentary campaigning against female circumcision in Egypt. Tells the story of Reham, a student at the AUC, in Egypt, who talks about her experiences.

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Wild flowers women of south Lebanon /

    This award winning documentary focuses on the women who played a crucial role in fighting the Israeli invasion of Southern Lebanon.

    • Date: 2012
  • Film, Video

    Lady of the palace Sayedat al-kasr /

    "Lady of the Palace traces the history of Mount Lebanon's Jumblat family from the 19th century to the present, focusing on earlyy-twentieth century leader and politician Nazira Jumblat."--Container.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    Dardashah nisāʼīyah Women's chitchat /

    "Women's chitchat is volume ten in the Women pioneers collection, a film series exploring the impact that a number of remarkable women have made on the Arab world in a variety of fields throughout the early part of the twentieth century ... This provocative film studies the evolution of Egyptian society from the early 20th century to today, focusing on the status of women ...

    • Date: 2004