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The Resource Kandahar : Safar-i Qandah?ar, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Muohsin Makhmalb?af ; directed & edited by Muohsin Makhmalb?af, (videorecording)

Kandahar : Safar-i Qandah?ar, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Muohsin Makhmalb?af ; directed & edited by Muohsin Makhmalb?af, (videorecording)

Label
Kandahar : Safar-i Qandah?ar
Title
Kandahar
Title remainder
Safar-i Qandah?ar
Statement of responsibility
[presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Muohsin Makhmalb?af ; directed & edited by Muohsin Makhmalb?af
Title variation
  • Journey into the heart of Afghanistan
  • Kandahar
  • Safar e Ghandehar
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • per
  • eng
  • eng
  • per
  • fre
  • per
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
TEF
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Photography, Ebrahim Ghafouri ; music, Mohamad-Reza Darvishi
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
In Farsi and English with optional English or French subtitles
PerformerNote
Niloufar Pazira, Hassan Tantai, Sadou Teymouri, Hoyatala Hakimi
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1973-
  • 1955 or 6-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Makhmalb?af, Muohsin
  • Pazira, Niloufar
  • Tantai, Hassan
  • Teymouri, Sadou
  • Hakimi, Hoyatala
  • Ghafouri, Ebrahim
  • Darv?ish?i, Muohammad Rioz?a
  • 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
  • Feature films
  • Feature films
  • Foreign language films
  • Kandahar (Afghanistan)
Technique
live action
Label
Kandahar : Safar-i Qandah?ar, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Muohsin Makhmalb?af ; directed & edited by Muohsin Makhmalb?af, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen "letterbox" (4:3), enhanced for 16:9
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer, international trailer, commentary track by Niloufar Pazira, documentary Lifting the veil, cast & director bios, photos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm52062509
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 control number
(Sirsi) ADK-0414
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Kandahar : Safar-i Qandah?ar, [presented by] Avatar Films ; produced by Makhmalbaf Film House, BAC Films and Studio Canal+ ; screenplay by Muohsin Makhmalb?af ; directed & edited by Muohsin Makhmalb?af, (videorecording)
Publication
Note
  • Widescreen "letterbox" (4:3), enhanced for 16:9
  • Originally released as a motion picture in 2001
  • Special features: original theatrical trailer, international trailer, commentary track by Niloufar Pazira, documentary Lifting the veil, cast & director bios, photos
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
ocm52062509
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 control number
(Sirsi) ADK-0414
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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