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The Resource Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people /, a Media Education Foundation production ; directed by Sut Jhally ; produced by Jeremy Earp

Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people /, a Media Education Foundation production ; directed by Sut Jhally ; produced by Jeremy Earp

Label
Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people /
Title
Reel bad Arabs
Title remainder
how Hollywood vilifies a people /
Statement of responsibility
a Media Education Foundation production ; directed by Sut Jhally ; produced by Jeremy Earp
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Throughout its history Hollywood has portrayed Arabs as buffoons or bandits. The video seeks to rectify this stereotyping by comparing it to other forms of racist imagery and by suggesting alternative narratives that treat the Arabs as human, not demons
Related
Cataloging source
UPM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music composed & performed by Simon Shaheen; edited by Sut Jhally, Andrew Killoy, Mary Patierno
Dewey number
  • 791.43/08927
  • 791.430956
Intended audience
"Viewer discretion advised, contains violent imagery and graphic language."
Language note
In English with optional English or Arabic subtitles
LC call number
PN1995.9.A68
LC item number
R44 2006
PerformerNote
Presenter: Jack Shaheen
Runtime
50
Technique
live action
Label
Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people /, a Media Education Foundation production ; directed by Sut Jhally ; produced by Jeremy Earp
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Based on the book Reel bad Arabs / by Jack Shaheen
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
Contents
  • The only good Arab
  • (5:09)
  • Islamophobia
  • (6:19)
  • Getting real
  • (11:58)
  • Introduction
  • (3:20)
  • Myths of Arabland
  • (10:30)
  • The Arab threat: Mideast politics & Hollywood
  • (4:36)
  • Terror, Inc.: demonizing Palestinians & Muslims
  • (7:40)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (50 min.)
Isbn
9781932869002
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 4618
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm75201830
  • UtOrBLW
  • (IMDb)tt0948465
  • (OCoLC)ocn373806359
System details
DVD, NTSC
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Reel bad Arabs : how Hollywood vilifies a people /, a Media Education Foundation production ; directed by Sut Jhally ; produced by Jeremy Earp
Publication
Note
Based on the book Reel bad Arabs / by Jack Shaheen
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
Contents
  • The only good Arab
  • (5:09)
  • Islamophobia
  • (6:19)
  • Getting real
  • (11:58)
  • Introduction
  • (3:20)
  • Myths of Arabland
  • (10:30)
  • The Arab threat: Mideast politics & Hollywood
  • (4:36)
  • Terror, Inc.: demonizing Palestinians & Muslims
  • (7:40)
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (50 min.)
Isbn
9781932869002
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Previous call number: DVD 4618
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocm75201830
  • UtOrBLW
  • (IMDb)tt0948465
  • (OCoLC)ocn373806359
System details
DVD, NTSC
Terms governing use
Public performance rights.
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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