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  • Film, Video
    Al-sharif bi-khayr All is well on the border front /
    All is well on the border front Catalog Record Only
    Issues of representation within the occupied zone of South Lebanon are explored in this film. Three staged interviews with Lebanese prisoners in Israel illustrate aspects of life under occupation. The interview format is a tribute to Jean-Luc Godard's Here and elsewhere, which dealt with the Palestinian/Israeli conflict 20 years earlier.
    • Date: 2008
  • 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
    Baghdad shorts collection. Catalog Record Only A collection of six short films by students of the Independent Film & Television College in Baghdad, Iraq. Staying: "Director Mounaf Shaker lives in the Dora District of Baghdad, which was once a lively area full of palm groves and people of all kinds. Now, U.S. tanks rumble through the streets, sectarian militias exchange gunfire and people find death threats posted on their doors ...
    • Contributor: Independent Film & Television College (Baghdad, Iraq) - Arab Film Distribution
    • Date: 2009
  • Film, Video
    al-Ruṣāṣah lā tazāl fī jaybī /
    Bullet | Balle encore avec moi Catalog Record Only
    In this allegorical film, Fatma, who symbolizes Egypt, is degraded and humiliated following the Six Day War in 1967. Her cousin, Muhammad, then takes revenge on her tormentors, helping her to regain her dignity.
    • 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. The guest is: Ḥusayn al-Shāfiʻī.
    • Date: 1999
  • Film, Video
    ʻAks-i mujāhid : Caicaniyā bārūdī surang ke ḥamle.
    Caicaniyā bārūdī surang ke ḥamle Catalog Record Only
    Video images of war in Chechnʻiʼa, Russia, includes messages of various Arab scholars on jihad.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    al-Milaffāt al-sirrīyah lil-thawrah al-Miṣrīyah /
    Secrecy files for Egyptian Revolution 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
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    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
    Memory of the cactus : a story of three Palestinian villages /
    Thakirat al sabbar: Catalog Record Only
    This film addresses the destruction of Yalo, Imwas, and Beit Nuba, three Palestinian villages in the Latroun enclave of the West Bank and the forcible transfer of 10,000 civilian population in 1967 during the Six-Day War. The villages were razed to the ground and the only thing left standing was the Latroun Monastery built by the Trappist monks in 1890. After Israel occupied the ...
    • Date: 2008
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    Ikhtirāq / Catalog Record Only A historical program using live news footage and interviews with international figures documenting the history of Egypt from 1930 to 1980.
    • Date: 2008
  • Film, Video
    Under the rubble : a film by Jean Chamoun & Mai Masri.
    Sous les decombres Catalog Record Only
    Documentary of the sufferings of the Lebanese and Palestinians of South Lebanon and West Beirut under Israeli army shelling, a protest against modern warfare as well as against the Israelis. "To forget why ... children, ...women, and .. men ... met their deaths in West Beirut is to kill them all over again.".
    • Contributor: Chamoun, Jean Khalil - Masri, Mai
    • Date: 1983
  • Film, Video
    Ṭawāʼif Lubnān. al-Arman al-Urthūdhuks /
    Arman al-Urthūdhuks | Denominations of Lebanon. Catalog Record Only
    Explores the history and beliefs of the Armenian Orthodox Church in Lebanon, which dates from the beginning of the fourth century, 301 AD, when Christianity was officially accepted by the Armenians as the state religion.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Ṭayf al-madīnah = L'omrbe de la ville /
    Omrbe de la ville | In the shadows of the city Catalog Record Only
    A story of young boy from south Lebanon who is forced to leave his home village, and gets caught up in Lebanon's civil war.
    • Date: 2004
  • Film, Video
    Wild flowers women of south Lebanon /
    Arab Film Distribution presents
    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
    Risālah ilá al-wālī
    رسالة الى الوالي Catalog Record Only
    A comedy about the 1807 British campaign under the command of General Alexander Mackenzie-Fraser to capture the city of Alexandria.
    • 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
    Ayyām al-Sādāt Days of Sadat /
    Days of Sadat | Ayam al-Sadat | Ayam el-Sadat Catalog Record Only
    Film based on the life of the late Egyptian president Anwar al-Sādāt that spans some 30 years of his life, from the pre-revolutionary era when the late president was part of the British resistance, to his assassination in 1981.
    • Date: 2005
  • Film, Video
    Baghdad shorts collection. Catalog Record Only A collection of six short films by students of the Independent Film & Television College in Baghdad, Iraq. Staying: "Director Mounaf Shaker lives in the Dora District of Baghdad, which was once a lively area full of palm groves and people of all kinds. Now, U.S. tanks rumble through the streets, sectarian militias exchange gunfire and people find death threats posted on their doors ...
    • Date: 2009