• Film, Video
    Jamāl ʻAbd al-Nāṣir /
    Nasser | Gamal Abd El Naser 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
    Iskandarīyah kamān wa-kamān = Alexandrie encore et toujours / Catalog Record Only PA506-036 U.S. Copyright Office Copyright: unknown. Minor change version: [English language subtitled version] -- United States : [s.n.], 1991. Copyright for minor change version: Misr International Films, Youssef Chahine & Co. DCR 1990; PUB 11Jul90; REG 10Sep90; PA506-036. Alternate titles from copyright data base: Alexandria again and forever; Alexandrie encore. Editor, Rashida Abdel Salam ; music, Mohammad Nouh ; mirage, Domenique Hennequin ; choreography, ...
    • Date: 1990
  • Film, Video
    Abnāʼ wa-qatalah
    ‏ابناء وقتلة‏ | Sons and killers Catalog Record Only
    A bartender marries a belly dancer and steals her jewelry to buy the bar. She reports him to the police claiming that he is a drug dealer. She them marries the officer who arrested him. When he gets out of jail he wants revenge. His son becomes a university professor and falls in love with the daughter of the police officer who arrested his ...
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    al-Baḥth ʻan faḍīḥah /
    Looking for a scandal | Recherche d'un scandale Catalog Record Only
    In this romantic comedy two lovers want to get married, but the girl's mother is totally against it. They decide to force her into agreeing to their match by staging a scandal. However, they soon learn that creating a scandal isn't as easy as it seems.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Omnibus. Catalog Record Only An episode of the television cultural anthology series consisting of 3 segments of varying lengths. Segment one includes film footage.
    • Date: 1956
  • Film, Video
    Dardashah nisāʼīyah Women's chitchat /
    Women's chitchat | Dardasha nessae'yat
    "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
  • Film, Video
    Ḥāfiyah ʻalá jisr al-dhahab
    ‏حافية على جسر الذهب‏ | Barefoot on a golden bridge Catalog Record Only
    A young girl falls in love with a famous star, but a rival stands between them and happiness.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    al-Masājīn al-thalāthah
    المساجين الثلاثة | 3 prisoners | Three prisoners | Three jailbirds | Trois prisonniers Catalog Record Only
    After their escape from prison, three convicts pursue unfinished business before being captured and returned to serve out their terms.
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Baʻīdan ʻan al-arḍ /
    Away from Land | Loins de chez Sois Catalog Record Only
    "This award-winning romantic film is based on a daring story by the controversial writer Ihsan Abdel Quddous. Nawal leaves her life behind after a bitter divorce to spend some time recuperating with her brother in Tunisia. Little did she know that she would meet Mahmoud on her boat trip heading to Tunisia. The two instantly become emotionally involved but as it turns out Mahmoud ...
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    al-Ashrār /
    Bad guys | Méchants Catalog Record Only
    "The three bad guys, Arafat, Hatem and Diaa are members of the same money smuggling gang. When they meet one day and Arafat gives his partners a big amount of money to smuggle, they stab him to death. But he was destined to be saved by Khaled who takes Arafat to hospital. Then Arafat reveals to Khaled and his daughter Zahra that the money ...
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Ibn Ḥamīdū /
    Ebn Hamido Catalog Record Only
    A comic dramatic work. Ibn Ḥamīdū and his friend Ḥasan were two fishermen, far from home. They met two young ladies Ḥamīdah and ʻAzīzah. Ibn Ḥamīdū falls in love with Hamidu and Ḥasan falls in love with ʻAzīzah. The trouble starts because al-Bazz Afandī is also in love with ʻAzīzah who hates him and refuses to marry him. He planned to trick Ibn Ḥamīdū ...
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Juwwah al-buyūt.
    Aghapy TV, the church in your home : Catalog Record Only
    Filmed Coptic Orthodox Christian television program aired on Coptic satellite channel. Using a television talk show format, this television series presents marriage and family counseling through the Coptic Orthodox Christian point of view; includes interviews regarding specific issues.
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    Women who loved cinema Women who loved cinema (pt. 1-2) is vols. 2-3 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 ... chronicles the achievements of women filmmakers whose adventurous spirits changed the face of Egyptian film industry in the ...
    • Date: 2002
  • Film, Video
    Taʻāla sallim Say hello /
    تعال سلم Say hello / | Say hello Catalog Record Only
    Meshmesh (Fraid El Atrash) is a poor singer looking for a chance. He works as a waiter in a nightclub owned by the father of the famous dancer Sokara (Samia Gamal), with whom he is in love with but no hope to reach her heart, until he inherits a fortune from his uncle, will his sudden wealth solve his problems or complicate his life?
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Ḍidda al-ḥukūmah
    ‏ضدّ الحكومة‏ | Against the government | Claims mafia | Versus gouvernement : Catalog Record Only
    Muṣṭafá, a cynical lawyer, takes an accident victim's case for his own gain. The accident victim turns out to be his own son and he soon finds himself fighting corrupt Egyptian officials for justice.
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Shāhid ʻalá al-ʻaṣr. Ḥusayn al-Shāfiʻī.
    Ḥusayn al-Shāfiʻī. | Eyewitness to the era. Catalog Record Only
    This show features interviews with prominent figures who occupy important roles in the past.
    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video
    Veiled voices Catalog Record Only "Women across the Middle East are trying to reclaim their role as leaders in Islam. Veiled voices goes in-depth into the world of three Muslim women religious leaders, who say women were always meant to be powerful within the religion. Filmed over the course of two years in Lebanon, Syria and Egypt"--Container.
    • Date: 2010
  • Film, Video
    Taʻlīm al-lughah al-Qibṭīyah.
    Let us learn our Coptic language | Aghapy TV, the church in your home : Catalog Record Only
    Filmed Coptic Orthodox Christian television program aired on Coptic satellite channel. Educational program, prepared and presented by subdeacon Malak Rizkalla, on how to learn the Coptic language. At the end of the course, the student receives a certificate of completion signed by H.G. Anba Botros. Instructions on how to pronounce and write each Coptic letter are in English and part of each lesson is ...
    • Date: 2007
  • Film, Video
    al-Wisādah al-khālīyah The empty pillow /
    ‏الوسادة الخالية‏ ‏The empty pillow /‏ | Empty pillow Catalog Record Only
    Two young college students, Salah and Samihah, fall in love and when their families don't support them they find marry others with tragic results. Salah realizes after it is too late that he loves his dying wife. Takes place in the protected society of 1950s Egypt.
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    al-Muhimm al-ḥubb /
    Love is what counts | l'important l'amour Catalog Record Only
    "Shahinaz is a reckless and alcoholic girl who gets treated by Dr. Fekry who unexpectedly had to travel, so he leaves Shahinaz in the care of the nurse Fahmy and warns him to keep her calm at all times. When Fahmy gets caught between Shahinaz's attraction to him and his love for his fiancée Nea'na'a, he adheres to Shahinaz's will and marries her. After ...
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    al-Sādah al-murtashūn
    السادة المرتشون Catalog Record Only
    Dramatic work about "Maḥmūd" who was an employee in the Ministry of Health and in a loving relationship with "Āmāl" but when he returns from Kuwait, where he has traveled to find a better job, he finds that "Āmāl" has married another in order to get rid of her cousin the officer "Fatḥī" who is in love with her. When Āmāl's husband dies Maḥmūd's ...
    • Date: 200?
  • Film, Video
    Ancient mysteries. Temples of eternity.
    Temples of eternity | Ancient mysteries with Leonard Nimoy Catalog Record Only
    Egyptian temples are explored, such as Karnak and Luxor.
    • Date: 1996
  • Film, Video
    Nadwat al-Irhāb : asbābuhu-- natāʼijuhu-- wa-subul ʻilājuh /
    Asbābuhu-- natāʼijuhu-- wa-subul ʻilājuh Catalog Record Only
    In Arabic. Not viewed. Source used: cataloging record from OvOp field office. viewing copy; Received: 8/3/1994 from Cairo OvOp Office; purchase; LC Purchase Collection.
    • Date: 1992
  • Film, Video
    ʻArutsim ḥashaʼiyim meḥir ha-shalom = Back door channels, the price for peace = Qanawāt sirrīyah, thaman al-salām.
    ‏ערוצים חשאיים‏ ‏מחיר השלום = Back door channels, the price for peace = قنوات سرية، ثمن السلام. | Back door channels, the price for peace | Qanawāt sirrīyah, thaman al-salām Catalog Record Only
    In English with Hebrew and Arabic subtitles. Includes interview with Leon Charney in Camp David. Script, Uri Djemal and Shane Koss; direcor, Harry Hunkele. Received: 2/25/2014 from Asian & Middle Eastern Division, Israel/Judaica Section; purchase LC Collection.
    • Contributor: Charney, Leon H. - Koss, Shane - Djemal, Uri - Hunkele, Harry - Israel and Judaica Section Video Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 2013
  • Film, Video
    al-Unthá wa-al-dhiʼāb
    الأنثى والذئاب | Eve and the wolves Catalog Record Only
    A gangster who runs a brothel tries to recruit a young woman by promising to marry her. When she discovers the truth she escapes. The gangster sends his thugs to kill her by drowning in the Nile but she is rescued by Adʹham, a passer by who wanted to call the police. However, the thugs manage to kill her. Adʹham plans revenge with the ...
    • Date: 200?