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The Resource Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, produced & directed by Moustapha Akkad ; written by H.A.L. Craig, (videorecording)

Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, produced & directed by Moustapha Akkad ; written by H.A.L. Craig, (videorecording)

Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ
Title
Lion of the desert
Title remainder
Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ
Statement of responsibility
produced & directed by Moustapha Akkad ; written by H.A.L. Craig
Title variation
Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the war waged by Bedouin patriots to combat Benito Mussolini's Italian colonization in Libya, Omar Mukhtar, the Bedouin resistance guerrilla leader, has committed himself to a war that cannot be won in his lifetime
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Jack Hildyard ; editor, Craig Richards ; music, Maurice Jarre
Dewey number
791.43/72
Intended audience
MPAA rating: PG
LC call number
PN1997
LC item number
.L56 2005
PerformerNote
Oliver Reed, Anthony Quinn, Rod Steiger, John Gielgud, Irene Papas
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-1999
  • 1915-2001
  • 1925-2002
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Akkad, Moustapha
  • Reed, Oliver
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Steiger, Rod
Runtime
206
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mukhtār, ʻUmar
  • Guerrilla warfare
  • Bedouins
  • Italy
  • Libya
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, produced & directed by Moustapha Akkad ; written by H.A.L. Craig, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Features: documentary "The making of an epic, " Arabic and English commentary
  • For private home use only
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1, Lion Of The Desert, English language; Making of Lion of the Desert; Audio commentary with Moustapha Akkad -- Disc 2, Omar Mukhtar, Arabic language; Making of Omar Mukhtar; Arabic audio commentary with Moustapha Akkad
Control code
ocn178910887
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary 2-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (206 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131329193
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV13291
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1280561
  • (Sirsi) o178910887
  • (OCoLC)178910887
System details
DVDs
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, produced & directed by Moustapha Akkad ; written by H.A.L. Craig, (videorecording)
Distribution
Note
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 1979
  • Features: documentary "The making of an epic, " Arabic and English commentary
  • For private home use only
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1, Lion Of The Desert, English language; Making of Lion of the Desert; Audio commentary with Moustapha Akkad -- Disc 2, Omar Mukhtar, Arabic language; Making of Omar Mukhtar; Arabic audio commentary with Moustapha Akkad
Control code
ocn178910887
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary 2-disc set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (206 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
013131329193
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
DV13291
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • 1280561
  • (Sirsi) o178910887
  • (OCoLC)178910887
System details
DVDs
Video recording format
DVD

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