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The Resource The cinema of North Africa and the Middle East, edited by Gönül Dönmez-Colin ; [preface by Abbas Kiarostami]

The cinema of North Africa and the Middle East, edited by Gönül Dönmez-Colin ; [preface by Abbas Kiarostami]

Label
The cinema of North Africa and the Middle East
Title
The cinema of North Africa and the Middle East
Statement of responsibility
edited by Gönül Dönmez-Colin ; [preface by Abbas Kiarostami]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Twenty-four essays on individual selected films, many by scholars and writers based in the region. It explores established film cultures such as those of Turkey and Iran, and also nascent cinemas such as those of Israel, Palestine and Syria. . . . Selected films include Cairo Station (Egypt, 1958), Umat (Turkey, 1970), The Runner (Iran, 1989), . . . Once upon a time, Beriut (Lebanon, 1994), Chronicle of a disappearance (Palestine, 1996), Circle of dreams (Israel, 2000), Ten (Iran, 2002) and Uzak (Turkey, 2003)."--P. 4 of cover
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.M638
LC item number
C56 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dönmez-Colin, Gönül
Series statement
24 frames
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Filmkunst
  • Noord-Afrika
  • Midden-Oosten
Label
The cinema of North Africa and the Middle East, edited by Gönül Dönmez-Colin ; [preface by Abbas Kiarostami]
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-286) and index
Contents
  • Cairo Station
  • Lina Khatib
  • Al-Momia =
  • The mummy
  • Iman Haman
  • Umut =
  • Hope
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Gelin =
  • The bride
  • Preface
  • Ayla Kanbur
  • Tabiat-e Bijan =
  • Still life
  • Mehrnaz Saeed-Vafa
  • Traversées =
  • Crossing over
  • Roy Armes
  • Davandeh =
  • The runner
  • Hamid Dabashi
  • Abbas Kiarostami
  • Lo Sam Zaylin =
  • I don't give a damn
  • Yehuda Judd Ne'eman
  • Nujum al-Nahar =
  • Stars in broad daylight
  • Rasha Salti
  • Docharkheh Savar =
  • The cyclist
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Bab al-sama Maftouh =
  • Introduction
  • A door to the sky
  • Florence Martin
  • Youcef ou la Légende du septième dormant =
  • Youssef or the Legend of the seventh sleeper
  • Roy Armes
  • Samt al-qusur =
  • Silences of the palace
  • Viola Shafik
  • Kan ya ma kan Beirut =
  • Once upon a time, Beirut
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Lina Khatib
  • Segell Ikhtifa =
  • Chronicle of a disappearance
  • Haim Bresheeth
  • Eşkiya =
  • The bandit
  • Nezih Erdogan
  • Beyrouth al Gharbiyya =
  • West Beirut
  • Mona Deeley
  • Ghazal al-banat =
  • Kikar Hahalomot =
  • Circle of dreams
  • Shoshana Madmoni-Gerber
  • Kippur
  • Nitzan Ben-Shaul
  • Muwatin, mukhbir wa harami =
  • Citizen, detective and thief
  • Viola Shafik
  • Ten
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Candy Floss
  • Uzak =
  • Distant
  • S. Ruken Öztürk
  • Forget Baghdad : Jews and Arabs - the Iraqi connection
  • Ruth Tsoffar
  • Kay Dickinson
  • Bab el-Hadid =
Control code
148788597
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 292 p.
Isbn
9781905674107
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)148788597
Label
The cinema of North Africa and the Middle East, edited by Gönül Dönmez-Colin ; [preface by Abbas Kiarostami]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 273-286) and index
Contents
  • Cairo Station
  • Lina Khatib
  • Al-Momia =
  • The mummy
  • Iman Haman
  • Umut =
  • Hope
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Gelin =
  • The bride
  • Preface
  • Ayla Kanbur
  • Tabiat-e Bijan =
  • Still life
  • Mehrnaz Saeed-Vafa
  • Traversées =
  • Crossing over
  • Roy Armes
  • Davandeh =
  • The runner
  • Hamid Dabashi
  • Abbas Kiarostami
  • Lo Sam Zaylin =
  • I don't give a damn
  • Yehuda Judd Ne'eman
  • Nujum al-Nahar =
  • Stars in broad daylight
  • Rasha Salti
  • Docharkheh Savar =
  • The cyclist
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Bab al-sama Maftouh =
  • Introduction
  • A door to the sky
  • Florence Martin
  • Youcef ou la Légende du septième dormant =
  • Youssef or the Legend of the seventh sleeper
  • Roy Armes
  • Samt al-qusur =
  • Silences of the palace
  • Viola Shafik
  • Kan ya ma kan Beirut =
  • Once upon a time, Beirut
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Lina Khatib
  • Segell Ikhtifa =
  • Chronicle of a disappearance
  • Haim Bresheeth
  • Eşkiya =
  • The bandit
  • Nezih Erdogan
  • Beyrouth al Gharbiyya =
  • West Beirut
  • Mona Deeley
  • Ghazal al-banat =
  • Kikar Hahalomot =
  • Circle of dreams
  • Shoshana Madmoni-Gerber
  • Kippur
  • Nitzan Ben-Shaul
  • Muwatin, mukhbir wa harami =
  • Citizen, detective and thief
  • Viola Shafik
  • Ten
  • Gönül Dönmez-Colin
  • Candy Floss
  • Uzak =
  • Distant
  • S. Ruken Öztürk
  • Forget Baghdad : Jews and Arabs - the Iraqi connection
  • Ruth Tsoffar
  • Kay Dickinson
  • Bab el-Hadid =
Control code
148788597
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 292 p.
Isbn
9781905674107
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)148788597

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