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The Resource Kandahar : journey into the heart of Afghanistan, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Mohsen Makhmalbaf ; directed & edited by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)

Kandahar : journey into the heart of Afghanistan, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Mohsen Makhmalbaf ; directed & edited by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)

Label
Kandahar : journey into the heart of Afghanistan
Title
Kandahar
Title remainder
journey into the heart of Afghanistan
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Mohsen Makhmalbaf ; directed & edited by Mohsen Makhmalbaf
Title variation
Safar e Ghandehar
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • engper
  • fre
  • eng
Summary
Nafas, an Afghan-born Canadian journalist, returns to her homeland in a desperate attempt to reach her sister, who, overcome with grief after being injured by a landmine and her despair over the Taliban's oppression of women, has vowed that she will commit suicide at the time of the next solar eclipse, only three days away
Additional physical form
Also issued on VHS.
Awards note
Cannes Film Festival, 2001: Prize of the Ecumenical Jury (Moshen Makhmalbaf)
Cataloging source
UPM
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Ebrahim Ghafouri ; music, Mohamad Reza Darvishi
Dewey number
791.43
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In English and Farsi with optional English or French subtitles
LC call number
PN1997.2.S24
LC item number
S24 2003b
PerformerNote
Niloufar Pazira, Hassan Tantai, Sadou Teymouri, Hoyatala Hakimi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1973-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Makhmalbāf, Muḥsin
  • Pazira, Niloufar
  • Tantai, Hassan
  • Teymouri, Sadou
  • Hakimi, Hoyatala
  • Ghafouri, Ebrahim
  • Darvishi, Mohamad Reza
  • Avatar Films
  • Makhmalbaf Film House (Firm)
  • B.A.C. Films
  • Studio Canal+
  • New Yorker Video (Firm)
Runtime
85
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Women
  • Sisters
Technique
live action
Label
Kandahar : journey into the heart of Afghanistan, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Mohsen Makhmalbaf ; directed & edited by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Letterboxed
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer, international trailer, "Lifting the Veil" a documentary about the film; cast and director bios and photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm55725080
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9781567303100
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119853341
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 85303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kandahar : journey into the heart of Afghanistan, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Mohsen Makhmalbaf ; directed & edited by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • DVD format, widescreen version
  • Letterboxed
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer, international trailer, "Lifting the Veil" a documentary about the film; cast and director bios and photo gallery
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Control code
ocm55725080
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (85 min.)
Isbn
9781567303100
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
717119853341
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
DVD 85303
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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