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The Resource Amreeka, Maximum Film International in association with Levantine Entertainment presents a film by Cherien Dabis ; a First Generation Films production ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Cherien Dabis ; produced by Christina Piovesan ; producer, Paul Barkin, (videorecording)

Amreeka, Maximum Film International in association with Levantine Entertainment presents a film by Cherien Dabis ; a First Generation Films production ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Cherien Dabis ; produced by Christina Piovesan ; producer, Paul Barkin, (videorecording)

Label
Amreeka
Title
Amreeka
Statement of responsibility
Maximum Film International in association with Levantine Entertainment presents a film by Cherien Dabis ; a First Generation Films production ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Cherien Dabis ; produced by Christina Piovesan ; producer, Paul Barkin
Title variation
Amerrika
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • fre
  • eng
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Amreeka chronicles the adventures of Muna, a single mother who leaves the West Bank with Fadi, her teenage son, with dreams of an exciting future in the promised land of small town Illinois
Cataloging source
Q2U
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Director of photography, Tobias Datum ; editor, Keith Reamer ; music, Kareem Roustom
Intended audience
Canadian home video rating: 14A ; coarse language, substance abuse
Language note
In English, Arabic and French (2.0 Dolby) with optional subtitles in French; closed-captioned in English
LC call number
PN1997.2
LC item number
.A474 2010
PerformerNote
Nisreen Faour, Melkar Muallem, Hiam Abbass, Alia Shawkat, Jenna Kawar
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1972-
  • 1989-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dabis, Cherien
  • Piovesan, Christina
  • Barkin, Paul
  • Faour, Nisreen
  • Muallem, Melkar
  • Abbass, Hiam
  • Shawkat, Alia
  • Datum, Tobias
  • Reamer, Keith
  • Roustom, Kareem
  • Maximum Films
  • Levantine Entertainment (Firm)
  • First Generation Video Marketing (Firm)
  • E1 Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
96
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Immigrants
  • Arab American families
  • Arab American women
  • Women immigrants
  • Mothers and sons
  • Families
  • Single mothers
  • Illinois
  • Arab American families
  • Arab American women
  • Families
  • Immigrants
  • Mothers and sons
  • Palestinian Arabs
  • Single mothers
  • Women immigrants
  • Illinois
  • Middle East
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Amreeka, Maximum Film International in association with Levantine Entertainment presents a film by Cherien Dabis ; a First Generation Films production ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Cherien Dabis ; produced by Christina Piovesan ; producer, Paul Barkin, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 2009 motion picture, originally distributed by National Geographic Entertainment
  • Special features: Interviews; The fabulous picture show; Trailer; Trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
669916366
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212103063
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
210306DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)669916366
System details
DVD; 5.1 Dolby Digital, 2.0 Dolby
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Amreeka, Maximum Film International in association with Levantine Entertainment presents a film by Cherien Dabis ; a First Generation Films production ... [et al.] ; written and directed by Cherien Dabis ; produced by Christina Piovesan ; producer, Paul Barkin, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD release of the 2009 motion picture, originally distributed by National Geographic Entertainment
  • Special features: Interviews; The fabulous picture show; Trailer; Trailer gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Control code
669916366
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen
Extent
1 videodisc (96 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
774212103063
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
210306DV
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
(OCoLC)669916366
System details
DVD; 5.1 Dolby Digital, 2.0 Dolby
Video recording format
DVD

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