Naperville Public Library Catalog
     
Limit search to available items
Results Page:  Previous Next

Title Arranged [Hoopla electronic resource].

Imprint [United States] : Film Movement : Made available through hoopla, 2007.
QR Code
Description 1 online resource (1 video file (ca. 89 min.)) : sd., col.
Series Film Movement series ; v. 5, film 12
Film Movement series ; v. 5, film 12.
Access Digital content provided by hoopla.
Credits Directed by Diane Crespo.
Cast Zoe Lister-Jones, Francis Benhamou, Doris Belack, Mimi Lieber, Daniel London, Laith Nakli, Alysia Reiner, John Rothman, Alison Becker, David Castro, Sanjit De Silva, Peggy Gormley, Jason Liebman, Arian Moayed, Jake Robards, Gina Shmukler, Marcia Jean Kurtz.
Summary Rochel is an Orthodox Jew, and Nasira a Muslim of Syrian origin. They are both beautiful young teachers at a public school in Brooklyn. They also have something else in common - they are going through the process of getting "arranged marriages" through their respective religious and traditional customs. With both family pressure on the one hand, and the rejection of traditional values by the outside world on the other, Rochel and Nasira will have to rely on each other and their friendship to pull through this difficult time of their lives, striving to be strong women in charge of their own happiness, while keeping their deep religious and cultural convictions.
Audience Not rated.
System Details Mode of access: World Wide Web.
Subject Arranged marriage -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Friendship -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Jewish women -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Muslim women -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Teachers -- New York (State) -- New York -- Drama.
Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) -- Drama.
Added Author Schaefer, Stefan. Author of screenplay. Director. Producer.
Silverman, Yuta. Author of screenplay. Producer.
Crespo, Diane. Director. Producer.
Greenwell, Erin. Film editor.
Hersey, Dan. Cinematographer.
Habibion, Sohrab. Composer.
Hampton, Michael, 1956- Composer.
Lister-Jones, Zoe. Actor.
Benhamou, Francis. Actor.
Thüring, Jan. Director.
hoopla digital.
Added Title Das Floß.
The Raft.
Music No. MWT10084112
Patron reviews: add a review
Click for more information
EVIDEO
No one has rated this material

You can...
Also...
- Find similar reads
- Add a review
- Sign-up for Newsletter
- Suggest a purchase
- Can't find what you want?
More Information

 

Library Catalog | Library Website

Questions? Contact Us at 630.961.4100
"My Account": Ext. 2212 / 4921 / 6103 / 6322 (cirq@naperville-lib.org)
Reference: Ext. 2201 / 4941 / 6311 (question@naperville-lib.org)
Library hours
Mon - Fri: 9am - 9pm
Sat: 9am - 5pm
Sun: 1pm - 5pm