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The Resource Captain Abu Raed, a film by Amin Matalqa; Neoclassics Films presents Paper & Pen Films, in association with Gigapix Studios, a David Pritchard production. written and directed by Amin Matalqa, (DVD videorecording)

Captain Abu Raed, a film by Amin Matalqa; Neoclassics Films presents Paper & Pen Films, in association with Gigapix Studios, a David Pritchard production. written and directed by Amin Matalqa, (DVD videorecording)

Label
Captain Abu Raed
Title
Captain Abu Raed
Statement of responsibility
a film by Amin Matalqa; Neoclassics Films presents Paper & Pen Films, in association with Gigapix Studios, a David Pritchard production. written and directed by Amin Matalqa
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ara
  • eng
  • ara
  • ara
Summary
An airport janitor makes a big difference in the lives of the children in his poor neighborhood when they mistake him for an airplane pilot. Using his imagination to weave stories of the wonderful places he has visited around the world, a friendship develops as he brings hope to their otherwise grim home life
Awards note
Heartland, Truly moving picture Award; Best foreign film, AARP; World Cinema Audience Award Dramatic, Sundance Film Festival, 2008; Best director, Seattle International Film Festival, 2008; Best actor & actress, Newport Beach Film Festival, 2008
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Music by Austin Wintory; edited by Laith Al-Majali; cinematography, Reinhart Peschke; producers, Kenneth Kokin, Nadine Toukan; produced by Laith Al-Majali Amin Matalqa, David Pritchard
Intended audience
Rating: Not rated
Language note
Arabic dialogue with English, Spanish, French subtitles
PerformerNote
Nadim Sawalha, Rana Sultan, Hussein Al-Sous, Udey Al-Qiddissi, Ghandi Saber, Dina Raad-Yahnam
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1976-
  • 1935-
  • 1984-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Matalqa, Amin
  • Sawalha, Nadim
  • Sultan, Rana
  • Al-Sous, Hussein
  • Al-Qiddissi, Udey
  • Saber, Ghandi
  • Wintory, Austin
  • Terra Entertainment (Firm)
  • Synergetic Distribution (Firm)
Runtime
102
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Janitors
  • Tall tales
  • Friendship
  • Poverty
  • Feature films
  • Foreign films
Technique
live action
Label
Captain Abu Raed, a film by Amin Matalqa; Neoclassics Films presents Paper & Pen Films, in association with Gigapix Studios, a David Pritchard production. written and directed by Amin Matalqa, (DVD videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features: The making of Captain Abu Raed, composing the music of Abu Raed, audio commentaries: director & producer / director & composer, U.S. theatrical trailer, previews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
684457881124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SY-8811D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn495569771
  • (OCoLC)495569771
System details
DVD; Dobly digital 5.1; widescreen (178:1) ; NTSC, region 1, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Captain Abu Raed, a film by Amin Matalqa; Neoclassics Films presents Paper & Pen Films, in association with Gigapix Studios, a David Pritchard production. written and directed by Amin Matalqa, (DVD videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2007
  • Special features: The making of Captain Abu Raed, composing the music of Abu Raed, audio commentaries: director & producer / director & composer, U.S. theatrical trailer, previews
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen.
Extent
1 videodisc (102 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
684457881124
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
SY-8811D
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn495569771
  • (OCoLC)495569771
System details
DVD; Dobly digital 5.1; widescreen (178:1) ; NTSC, region 1, dual layer
Video recording format
DVD

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