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  • Film, Video

    al-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. Limādhā al-taḍyīq ʻalá al-tayyārāt al-Islāmīyah? / Catalog Record Only

    A talk and call-in series featuring two persons holding opposing views on a certain issue. Discussed in this episode: Islamic political currents; democracy; political parties; Islamic countries.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Two films by Omar Amiralay

    Two documentary films by Syrian director Omar Amiralay about the dam built on the Euphrates River in the early 1970s. The first film, the director's first, was filled with youthful enthusiasm for the engineering project and hopeful for the benefits it would bring to his country. The second film, made thirty years later, is a more cynical look at the ruling Baath party now ...

    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video

    Nuqṭah Sākhinah. al-Maghrib / Catalog Record Only

    This is a documentary program discussing current political and social events of Morocco. Program touches on subjects such as the role of the king and the parliament, the tension between secular and more radical forces, and the relationship between modernity and traditionalism. Includes brief interviews of different politicians and other people from Moroccan society.

    • Date: 2003
  • Film, Video

    al-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. Hal taḥawwala Ḥizb al-ʻAmal al-Miṣrī ilá adāh lil-taḥrīḍ? / Catalog Record Only

    A talk and call-in series featuring two persons holding opposing views on a certain issue. Discussed in this episode: Egypt; political parties; politics and government.

    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video

    Bi-lā ḥudūd. al-Ḥukūmah al-Sūdānīyah wa-al-taḥaddiyāt al-dākhilīyah wa-al-khārijīyah / Catalog Record Only

    [Taqdīm]: Aḥmad Manṣūr. In Arabic. viewing copy; Received: 8/31/2002 from Cario OvOp Office; exchange; LC Exchange Collection.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Thawrah al-Filastīnīyah Catalog Record Only

    Presents scenes intended to support the view that the Palestinian struggle is a revolutionary movement to liberate a land that is rightfully theirs. Shows the suffering in refugee camps and attempts being made by the Palestinians to organize and to better their situation.

    • Date: 1980
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. al-Safīrah al-Amrīkīyah, Ilīzābith Makyūn, al-Ḥaram [i.e. Akram] al-Ḥakīm / Catalog Record Only

    An interactive, no-holds-barred discussion program that explores a variety of opinions and views on political, economic, social, scientific, and cultural issues. Guests include personalities and experts on specific Arab and international issues. In this episode, guests discuss the Iraqi elections and the political situation after 2003.

    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video

    Bakhīt wa-ʻAdīlah Catalog Record Only

    Bakhīt, a factory worker, is madly in love with ʻAdīlah who works as a teacher, but their poverty stands in the way of their marriage. Bakhīt and ʻAdīlah realize that the only way to overcome their financial problems is by winning seats in the parliament to benefit from its financial and power privileges. Bakhīt runs for the parliament with "al-Gardal" as his sign while ...

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Bi-lā ḥudūd. al-Intikhābāt al-riʼāsīyah al-Jazāʼirīyah / Catalog Record Only

    This series features interviews of prominent figures. The host takes a position critical of the guests. The topic of this episode is the Algerian presidential elections of 1999.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Imbarāṭūrīyat m M empire / Catalog Record Only

    One of the best loved Egyptian films: on the surface it is an enjoyable family drama below it is a political call for liberalism and democracy during Sadat's era. Written by the great Hussein Kamal and featuring a superb cast led by "the Lady of the Arab Screen" Faten Hamama.

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    al-Milaffāt al-sirrīyah lil-thawrah al-Miṣrīyah / Catalog Record Only

    A documentary on Egyptian Revolution of July 23, 1952 which began with a military coup d'état by the Free Officers Movement; includes live action war footage, news clips and interviews.

    • Date: 2007
  • 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

    Akthar min raʼy. Qimmat Tūnis bayna iʻlān al-nawāyā wa-jiddīyat al-iṣlāḥ / Catalog Record Only

    An interactive, no-holds-barred discussion program that explores a variety of opinions and views on political, economic, social, scientific, and cultural issues. Guests include personalities and experts on specific Arab and international issues. In this episode, guests discuss the Arab Summit which was held in Tunisia, in 2004. In this episode they discuss who attend that Summit, what are the coming reforms of the Arab ...

    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video

    Bi-lā ḥudūd. al-Siyāsah al-Amrīkīyah wa-al-ḥarakāt al-Islāmīyah / Catalog Record Only

    This series features interviews of prominent figures. The host takes a position critical of the guests. The topics for this episode are: U.S. foreign policy; Arab countries; Islam and state.

    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. Ikhtiṭāf ʻAbd Allāh Ūjalān / Catalog Record Only

    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. Discussed in this episode: Abdullah Ǒcalan; Kurds; Turkey; ethnic relations; politics and government.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. Munāqashat al-muṣālaḥah bayna al-ḥukūmah al-Sūdānīyah wa-aḥzāb al-muʻāraḍah / Catalog Record Only

    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. Discussed in this episode: Sudan; political parties; opposition; politics and government.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. Taʼjīl al-qimmah al-ʻArabīyah / Catalog Record Only

    An interactive, no-holds-barred discussion program that explores a variety of opinions and views on political, economic, social, scientific, and cultural issues. Guests include personalities and experts on specific Arab and international issues. In this episode, guests discuss the reasons for delaying the Arab summit in Tunisia. Also discussed was the clash between Tunisia and Egypt and the criticisism of Tunisia for canceling the Arab ...

    • 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

    Al-Karnak / Catalog Record Only

    This film is about political persecution under Nasser after the Egyptian defeat by the Israelis in 1967. The movie revolves around a group of university students during the late 1960's and early 1970's whose lives are turned upside down because of their discussions regarding the political instability the country was experiencing at the time. While some of the students managed to recover, others have ...

    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. Intikhābāt al-Majlis al-Baladī fī Qaṭar wa-mushārakat al-marʼah / Catalog Record Only

    A weekly program in which three guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. In this episode: interviews on the local council elections in Qatar in 1999 and the role of women. Also the implementation of democracy was discussed.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Shāhid ʻalá al-ʻaṣr. Muḥammad Mazālī. Catalog Record Only

    This show features interviews with prominent figures who occupy important roles in the past. The guest is: Muḥammad Mazālī, the former prime minister of Tunisia.

    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video

    Shāhid ʻalá al-ʻaṣr. Muḥammad Mazālī. Catalog Record Only

    This show features interviews with prominent figures who occupy important roles in the past. The guest is: Muḥammad Mazālī, the former prime minister of Tunisia.

    • Date: 2000
  • Film, Video

    Jamāl ʻAbd al-Nāṣir / Catalog Record Only

    A dramatized biography of Gamal Abd El-Nasser, popular Egyptian nationalist and one of the most important modern Arab leaders, from about 1935, during the British occupation of Egypt through his death in 1970. As a young man,Nasser had problems with the police because of his political activities in opposition to the occupation. However, in 1957, he was accepted into the Egyptian Military Academy. Depicted ...

    • Date: 1998
  • Film, Video

    Akthar min raʼy. al-Intikhābāt al-baladīyah fī Qaṭar wa-mushārakat al-marʼah / Catalog Record Only

    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. In this episode: the participation of women in the elections in Qatar.

    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video

    Bi-lā ḥudūd. Mustaqbal Sūriyā baʻda raḥīl al-Asad / Catalog Record Only

    This series features interviews of prominent figures. The host takes a position critical of the guests. The topics for this episode are: Syria; Bashshār al-Asad; president; politics and government.

    • Date: 2000