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The Resource Iskandarīyah līh? : Alexandrie pourquoi?, Aflām Misr al-ʻĀlamīyah ; ikhrāj Yūsuf Shāhīn = Misr International Films ; réalisateur, Youssef Chahine

Iskandarīyah līh? : Alexandrie pourquoi?, Aflām Misr al-ʻĀlamīyah ; ikhrāj Yūsuf Shāhīn = Misr International Films ; réalisateur, Youssef Chahine

Label
Iskandarīyah līh? : Alexandrie pourquoi?
Title
Iskandarīyah līh?
Title remainder
Alexandrie pourquoi?
Statement of responsibility
Aflām Misr al-ʻĀlamīyah ; ikhrāj Yūsuf Shāhīn = Misr International Films ; réalisateur, Youssef Chahine
Title variation
  • Alexandrie pourquoi?
  • Alexandria-- why?
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ara
  • eng
  • ara
Summary
18-year-old Yehia retreats from the poverty, death and suffering all around him in World War II Egypt and dreams of one day becoming a Hollywood filmmaker. But after he falls in love and discovers the harsh truths behind the European occupation of his country, Yehia reassesses his identity and allegiances
Cataloging source
BKL
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music, Fu'ād al-Zāhirī ; cinematographer, Muhsin Nasr
Language note
In Arabic, with English subtitles
PerformerNote
Najlā' Fathí, Farīd Shawqī, ʻIzzat al-ʻAlāyilī, Gerry Sundquist, Mohsen Mohiedine, Mohsena Tawfik
Runtime
133
Series statement
World class cinema collection
Technique
live action
Label
Iskandarīyah līh? : Alexandrie pourquoi?, Aflām Misr al-ʻĀlamīyah ; ikhrāj Yūsuf Shāhīn = Misr International Films ; réalisateur, Youssef Chahine
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • The first chapter of Chahine's Alexandria trilogy
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene access ; filmographies and awards ; production credits ; and weblinks
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 133 min.)
Isbn
9781572528840
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 939
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
FLV5233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373687186
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Iskandarīyah līh? : Alexandrie pourquoi?, Aflām Misr al-ʻĀlamīyah ; ikhrāj Yūsuf Shāhīn = Misr International Films ; réalisateur, Youssef Chahine
Publication
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • The first chapter of Chahine's Alexandria trilogy
  • Special features include: interactive menus ; scene access ; filmographies and awards ; production credits ; and weblinks
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (ca. 133 min.)
Isbn
9781572528840
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 939
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Publisher number
FLV5233
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373687186
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

Library Locations

    • Harold B. Lee Library Brigham Young University, Provo, UT, 84602, US
      40.249156 -111.649242
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