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Title An Egyptian story [(DVD) videorecording] = al-Dhakira = La mémoire / Misr International Films présente ; réalisateur, Youssef Chahine.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Fox Lorber Films, [2000]
Distributed by Winstar TV & Video.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult DVD Foreign Films  ARABIC ALE    AVAILABLE
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Description 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Alexandria trilogy ; 2.
World class cinema collection.
System Details DVD.
Language In Arabic, with English subtitles and French credits.
Cast Nour El-Sherif, Oussama Nadir, Mohsen Mohieddine, Hanan, Leila Hamada, Magda El-Khatib.
Credits Music, Gamal Salama ; cinematography, Mohsen Nasr ; editor, Rashida Abdel Salam.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1982.
The second chapter of Chahine's Alexandria trilogy.
Special features include: interactive menus ; scene access ; filmographies and awards ; weblinks.
For specific features see interactive menu.
Summary In the middle of his own heart surgery, an Egyptian filmmaker remembers his life. In fact his old self, as a child, is accused of attempted murder of his new self. Through the metaphoric trial, we are drawn into his life in relation with the Egyptian revolution, his constant need for success, and the effect the American Dream has on him.
Subject Motion picture producers and directors -- Egypt -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Heart -- Surgery -- Patients -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Egypt -- Drama -- Videodiscs.
Genre Feature films.
Feature films Egypt.
Motion pictures, Egyptian.
Added Author Shāhīn, Yūsuf.
Sharīf, Nūr.
Mohieddine, Mohson.
Nadir, Oussama.
El-Khatib, Magda.
Hamada, Leila.
Misr International Films.
Fox Lorber Films.
WinStar TV and Video (Firm)
Added Title al-Dhakira
Note Title on container: Egyptian story
Also titled in English: Memory
Also known as: Hadduta misrija
ISBN 1572528850
Music No. FLV5234 Fox Lorber Films
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