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For Sama

Language and/or Subtitles: Arabic
Format: DVD 2019
Availability: Available at 5 Libraries 5 of 6 copies
Available (5)
Location Collection Call #
CLP - Main Library Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video ARABIC (DVD) DS99.A56 F68 2019x
Location  CLP - Main Library
 
Collection  Second Floor Film & Audio - Nonfiction Video
 
Call Number  ARABIC (DVD) DS99.A56 F68 2019x
 
 
F.O.R. Sto-Rox Library DVD DVD FOR SAMA
Location  F.O.R. Sto-Rox Library
 
Collection  DVD
 
Call Number  DVD FOR SAMA
 
 
Northland Public Library Documentaries DOCUMENTARY 956.91 F74 (DVD)
Location  Northland Public Library
 
Collection  Documentaries
 
Call Number  DOCUMENTARY 956.91 F74 (DVD)
 
 
Pleasant Hills Public Library Videos NF DVD For Sama
Location  Pleasant Hills Public Library
 
Collection  Videos
 
Call Number  NF DVD For Sama
 
 
Sewickley Public Library AV - New DVDs DVD 956.9104 FOR 2019
Location  Sewickley Public Library
 
Collection  AV - New DVDs
 
Call Number  DVD 956.9104 FOR 2019
 
 
 
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Mt. Lebanon Public Library Movies CHECKED OUT
Location  Mt. Lebanon Public Library
 
Collection  Movies
 
Status  CHECKED OUT
 
 
Summary
The Frontline film is both an intimate and epic journey into the female experience of war. A love letter from a young mother to her daughter, the film tells the story of Waad al-Kateab's life through five years of the uprising in Aleppo, Syria as she falls in love, gets married and gives birth to Sama, all while cataclysmic conflict rises around her. Forced English subtitles during spoken Arabic. Viewer discretion is advised.
Additional Information
Subjects Al-Kateab, Waad.
Women -- Syria -- Aleppo.
Mother and child -- Syria -- Aleppo.
Syria -- History -- Civil War, 2011- -- Biography.
Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Publisher [Alexandria, Virginia] :2019
[Alexandria, Virginia] :
Edition Widescreen.
Other Titles Frontline (Television program)
'iilaa Samana
Contributors Al-Kateab, Waad, film director, film producer, on-screen participant, screenwriter.
Watts, Edward, film director.
Al-Khateab, Hamza, on-screen participant.
Al-Khateab, Sama, on-screen participant.
Desai, Nainita, composer.
ITN Productions (Firm), production company.
Channel Four (Great Britain), production company.
WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.), production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Participants/Performers Featuring, Hamza al-Khateab, Sama al-Khateab, Waad al-Khateab.
Other Contributors Editors, Chloe Lambourne, Simon McMahon ; music, Nainita Desai.
Audience TV Parental Guidelines rating: TV-MA (mature audience only; this program is specifically designed to be viewed by adults and therefore may be unsuitable for children under 17).
Language Arabic
Arabic dialogue; closed-captioned in English.
Container incorrectly states SDH captioning; program has closed-captioning only.
Notes Program content: ©2019.
Running time indicated on container: approximately 95 min.; actual program running time: 100 min.
"The following program contains graphic violence which may not be suitable for all audiences. Viewer discretion is advised"--Opening sequence.
System Details DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; stereo.
Awards Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival 2019, Special Jury Prize, International Feature Documentary, winner; SXSW Film Festival 2019, Grand Jury Award, Documentary Feature, winner; SXSW Film Festival 2019, Audience Award, Documentary Feature Competition, winner
Description 1 videodisc (90 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN 9781531711214
1531711219
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