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al-Dhakira [videorecording] = La mémoire / Misr International Films présente ; réalisateur, Youssef Chahine
Alternate Title Mémoire [videorecording]
Title on container: Egyptian story [videorecording]
Also titled in English: Memory [videorecording]
Also known as: Hadduta misrija [videorecording]
New York, NY : Fox Lorber Films : Distributed by Winstar TV & Video, c2000
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 Videos/2nd Flr  PN1997 .D49 2000    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Motion picture producers and directors -- Egypt -- Drama
Heart -- Surgery -- Patients -- Drama
Subject Egypt -- Drama
Subject(s) Foreign films
Feature films
Fiction films
Physical Description 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in
Note - 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 Cinematography, Mohsen Nasr ; editor, Rashida Abdel Salam ; music, Gamal Salama, Ahmed Mounib
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 1982
The second chapter of Chahine's Alexandria trilogy
Special features include: filmographies and awards; weblinks
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
Series Shāhīn, Yūsuf. Alexandria trilogy, 2
World class cinema collection
Alexandria trilogy
Alternate Author Shāhīn, Yūsuf
Sharīf, Nūr
Nadir, Oussama
Muḥyī al-Dīn, Muḥsin
Hamada, Leila
Misr International Films
Fox Lorber Films
WinStar TV and Video (Firm)

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