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The Resource Umm Kulthūm : a voice like Egypt, a Filmmakers Collaborative production

Umm Kulthūm : a voice like Egypt, a Filmmakers Collaborative production

Label
Umm Kulthūm : a voice like Egypt
Title
Umm Kulthūm
Title remainder
a voice like Egypt
Statement of responsibility
a Filmmakers Collaborative production
Title variation
Voice like Egypt
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ara
  • eng
  • eng
  • ara
Summary
Born a peasant in 1898, Umm Kulthum earned a position of great wealth and influence in the Arab world as a popular and beloved singer. This film places her life in the context of 20th century Egypt. Includes concert footage, film clips, and interviews
Cataloging source
PGC
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Produced, written and directed by Michal Goldman ; director of photography, Kamal Abd al-Aziz
Language note
In Arabic with English subtitles and English narration
PerformerNote
English narration by Omar Sharif. English commentary by Michal Goldman
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1898-1975
  • 1932-2015
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Umm Kulthūm
  • Kamal Abd Al-Aziz
  • Goldman, Michal
  • Sharif, Omar
  • Danielson, Virginia
  • Arab Film Distribution
  • Filmmakers Collaborative (Waltham, Mass.)
Runtime
68
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Umm Kulthūm
  • Singers
  • Songs, Arabic
  • Music
  • Music
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Umm Kulthūm : a voice like Egypt, a Filmmakers Collaborative production
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features include: Umm Kulthum filmography ; new director commentary ; production photo gallery ; 'Fatma" trailer
  • Funded in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Ford Foundation
  • Based on Umm Kulthum by Virginia Danielson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
80145993
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, black and white, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; All Regions, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Umm Kulthūm : a voice like Egypt, a Filmmakers Collaborative production
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Special features include: Umm Kulthum filmography ; new director commentary ; production photo gallery ; 'Fatma" trailer
  • Funded in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Ford Foundation
  • Based on Umm Kulthum by Virginia Danielson
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
80145993
Dimensions
4 3/4 in
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (68 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Note
Bowdoin stacks copy: NO Public Performance Rights purchased; home or classroom use ONLY
Other physical details
sound, black and white, color
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD format; All Regions, NTSC; Dolby Digital 5.1
Video recording format
DVD

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