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    Imbarāṭūrīyat m M empire /
    ‏امبراطورية م‏ ‏M empire /‏ | M empire | L'empire M 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
    Lady of the palace Sayedat al-kasr /
    Sayedat al-kasr | Sayidat el kasr | Dame du palais
    "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-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. al-ʻAskar wa-al-dīktātūrīyah /
    ʻAskar wa-al-dīktātūrīyah | Opposite direction. Catalog Record Only
    A talk and call-in series featuring two persons holding opposing views on a certain issue. Discussed in this episode: Soldiers; military; role; democracy; military systems; dictatorship; Third world.
    • Date: 1999
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    Akthar min raʼy. Ikhtiṭāf ʻAbd Allāh Ūjalān /
    Ikhtiṭāf ʻAbd Allāh Ūjalān | More than one opinion. 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
    al-Būsnah wa-al-Hirsik : al-ma'sāh-al-qaḍīyah /
    Al-ma'sāh-al-qaḍīyah 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; exchange; LC Exchange Collection.
    • Contributor: Lc Exchange Collection (Library of Congress)
    • Date: 1990
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    Akthar min raʼy. Munāqashat al-muṣālaḥah bayna al-ḥukūmah al-Sūdānīyah wa-aḥzāb al-muʻāraḍah /
    Munāqashat al-muṣālaḥah bayna al-ḥukūmah al-Sūdānīyah wa-aḥzāb al-muʻāraḍah | More than one opinion. 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
    Bi-lā ḥudūd. al-Siyāsah al-Amrīkīyah wa-al-ḥarakāt al-Islāmīyah /
    Siyāsah al-Amrīkīyah wa-al-ḥarakāt al-Islāmīyah | No frontiers. 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
    al-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. Hal taḥawwala Ḥizb al-ʻAmal al-Miṣrī ilá adāh lil-taḥrīḍ? /
    Hal taḥawwala Ḥizb al-ʻAmal al-Miṣrī ilá adāh lil-taḥrīḍ? | Opposite direction. 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
    Crossing borders
    La-ḥatsot et ha-gevul Catalog Record Only
    A biography of Omaima Abu-Rass and Aisha Sidawi, two Palestinian Arab women who are struggling for Arab rights in their society and sexual equality in their own homes.
    • Date: 2007
  • 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 /
    Intikhābāt al-Majlis al-Baladī fī Qatar wa-mushārakat al-marʼah | More than one opinion. 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
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    al-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. Limādhā al-taḍyīq ʻalá al-tayyārāt al-Islāmīyah? /
    Limādhā al-taḍyīq ʻalá al-tayyārāt al-Islāmīyah? | Opposite direction. 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
    Bakhīt wa-ʻAdīlah
    بخيت وعديلة | Bakhīt & 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
    al-Ittijāh al-muʻākis. Ziyārat al-Bābā lil-minṭaqah al-ʻArabīyah siyāsīyah am dīnīyah /
    Ziyārat al-Bābā lil-minṭaqah al-ʻArabīyah siyāsīyah am dīnīyah | Opposite direction. Catalog Record Only
    A talk and call-in series featuring two persons holding opposing views on a certain issue. Discussed in this episode: Pope John Paul II; journeys to Arab countries; politics and government; religious aspects.
    • Date: 2000
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    Shāhid ʻalá al-ʻaṣr. Muḥammad Mazālī.
    Muḥammad Mazālī. | Eyewitness to the era. 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
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    Akthar min raʼy. Qimmat Tūnis bayna iʻlān al-nawāyā wa-jiddīyat al-iṣlāḥ /
    Qimmat Tūnis bayna iʻlān al-nawāyā wa-jiddīyat al-iṣlāḥ | More than one opinion. 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
    Lady of the palace Sayedat al-kasr /
    Sayedat al-kasr | Sayidat el kasr | Dame du palais
    "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
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    Bi-lā ḥudūd. al-Intikhābāt al-riʼāsīyah al-Jazāʼirīyah /
    Intikhābāt al-riʼāsīyah al-Jazāʼirīyah | No frontiers. 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
    Two films by Omar Amiralay
    2 films by Omar Amiralay | Films by Omar Amiralay | Flood in Baath country, w/"Film essay on the Euphrates Dam" | Flood in Baath country, with Film essay on the Euphrates Dam | Two documentary films by Omar Amiralay | 2 documentary films by Omar Amiralay | Documentary 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
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    Akthar min raʼy. al-Safīrah al-Amrīkīyah, Ilīzābith Makyūn, al-Ḥaram [i.e. Akram] al-Ḥakīm /
    Safīrah al-Amrīkīyah, Ilīzābith Makyūn, al-Ḥaram [i.e. Akram] al-Ḥakīm | More than one opinion. 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
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    Bi-lā ḥudūd. al-Ḥukūmah al-Sūdānīyah wa-al-taḥaddiyāt al-dākhilīyah wa-al-khārijīyah /
    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
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    Iḥnā bitūʻ al-utūbīs /
    We are the bus people | Nous sommes les gens du bus Catalog Record Only
    The story takes place before the Arab-Israel War in 1967. Jābir and his neighbour Marzūq were on the bus, they got in a fight with the conductor and were arrested. Unfortunately they were wrongly accused of political motives and were sent to political prison instead of regular prison. In the prison, the leader of the prison tried to force them to confess that they ...
    • Date: 200?
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    Akthar min raʼy. Mustaqbal al-ʻalāqāt al-Kuwaytīyah al-ʻIrāqīyah /
    Mustaqbal al-ʻalāqāt al-Kuwaytīyah al-ʻIrāqīyah | More than one opinion. Catalog Record Only
    A weekly program in which guests debate the most newsworthy issue of the week. Discussed in this episode: Kuwait; Iraq; politics and government; future relations.
    • Date: 2000
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    Shāhid ʻalá al-ʻaṣr. Muḥammad Mazālī.
    Muḥammad Mazālī. | Eyewitness to the era. 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
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    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