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Film, Video Along the upper Nile Tout le long du Nil supérieur

About this Item

Title

  • Along the upper Nile

Other Title

  • Tout le long du Nil supérieur

Summary

  • Journey of a camel caravan encountering a tribe of Bicharyn Arabs who perform and offer a glimpse of their children.

Names

  • Pathé frères (France)
  • Pathé Frères (U.S.)
  • AFI/Anonymous Toledo Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • United States : Pathé Frères, [1908?].

Headings

  • -  Nile River
  • -  Bisharin (African people)
  • -  Camels--Africa, North
  • -  Caravans--Africa, North

Genre

  • Actualities (Motion pictures)
  • Travelogues (Motion pictures)
  • Silent films
  • Short films
  • Nonfiction films

Notes

  • -  Main title found on interior title.
  • -  French language translation title, Tout le long du Nil supérieur, is supplied for the France in America project.
  • -  Incomplete: main title and parts of picture lacking.
  • -  On one film reel/videocassette with one other title; preceded by The Touaregs in their country.
  • -  The following four interior titles appear: The edge of the desert at Bedja Hadendoa; The journey is continued by "the ship of the desert"; A spear dance by the Arabs of the Bicharyn tribe; The rising Bicharyn generation.
  • -  The digital file and Betacam SP were made from the viewing print (FEB 8434).
  • -  Available also through the Library of Congress Web site as digital files.
  • -  Digital files viewed.
  • -  Sources used: AFI STAR database record no. 7852; MAVIS record no. 24048.

Medium

  • viewing copy 1 videocassette of 1 (inc.) (Betacam SP) (ca. 3 min.) : si., b&w ; 1/2 in.
  • viewing print 1 film reel (inc.) (ca. 270 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.
  • dupe neg pic 1 film reel (inc.) (ca. 270 ft.) : si., b&w ; 35 mm.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • VRA 1878 (viewing copy)
  • FEB 8434 (viewing print)
  • FPE 2834 (dupe neg pic)

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2006641957

Online Format

  • video

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Rights & Access

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Chicago citation style:

Pathé Frères, U.S Pathé Frères, and Afi/Anonymous Toledo Collection. Along the upper Nile. [United States: Pathé Frères, ?, 1908] Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/2006641957/.

APA citation style:

Pathé Frères, Pathé Frères, U. S. & Afi/Anonymous Toledo Collection. (1908) Along the upper Nile. [United States: Pathé Frères, ?] [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/2006641957/.

MLA citation style:

Pathé Frères, U.S Pathé Frères, and Afi/Anonymous Toledo Collection. Along the upper Nile. [United States: Pathé Frères, ?, 1908] Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/2006641957/>.