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The Resource Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad

Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad

Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ
Title
Lion of the desert
Title remainder
Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ
Statement of responsibility
a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad
Title variation
Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Between two world wars, a struggle for freedom took place in the African desert. This movie is the historically accurate story about the Libyan resistance leader, Omar Mukhtar, who led the Libyan resistance against the Italian oppressors from 1911-1931
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Jack Hildyard ; music, Maurice Jarre
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English or Arabic dialogue; English version closed-captioned
PerformerNote
Oliver Reed, Anthony Quinn, Irene Papas, Raf Vallone, Gastone Moschin
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1938-1999
  • 1915-2001
  • 1929-2017
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Reed, Oliver
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Papas, Irene
  • Vallone, Raf
  • Moschin, Gastone
  • Craig, H. A. L
  • Akkad, Moustapha
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
93
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mukhtār, ʻUmar
  • Libya
  • Libya
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: The making of "Lion of the desert"; audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: English language -- Disc 2: Arabic language
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary 2 disc-set
Extent
2 videodiscs (93 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
  • (OCoLC)ocm62174658
  • (Sirsi) o62174658
  • (OCoLC)62174658
  • 604382
  • 604382
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.77:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1981
  • Special features: The making of "Lion of the desert"; audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Disc 1: English language -- Disc 2: Arabic language
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
25th anniversary 2 disc-set
Extent
2 videodiscs (93 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
  • (OCoLC)ocm62174658
  • (Sirsi) o62174658
  • (OCoLC)62174658
  • 604382
  • 604382
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.77:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo
Video recording format
DVD

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