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The Resource Taqwacore : the birth of punk Islam, Kinosmith Inc. ; Eyesteelfilm ; a film by Omar Majeed ; written and directed by Omar Majeed ; produced by Mila Aung-Thwin ; co-produced by Bob Moore

Taqwacore : the birth of punk Islam, Kinosmith Inc. ; Eyesteelfilm ; a film by Omar Majeed ; written and directed by Omar Majeed ; produced by Mila Aung-Thwin ; co-produced by Bob Moore

Label
Taqwacore : the birth of punk Islam
Title
Taqwacore
Title remainder
the birth of punk Islam
Statement of responsibility
Kinosmith Inc. ; Eyesteelfilm ; a film by Omar Majeed ; written and directed by Omar Majeed ; produced by Mila Aung-Thwin ; co-produced by Bob Moore
Contributor
Composer
Director
Distributor
Editor
Performer
Producer
Screenwriter
Subject
Genre
Language
  • urd
  • eng
  • pan
  • ara
  • urd
  • eng
  • eng
  • pan
  • ara
  • eng
Summary
"Taqwacore chronicles the nascent Muslim punk rock movement in America. It was inspired by the work of Michael Knight, a convert to Islam who wrote the novel The Taqwacores (a term combining the Muslim concept of God consciousness with hardcore punk). ... The film follows Knight and a variety of young subversives on tour as they shock and awe spectators in the U.S. before bringing their music to Lahore. They break every taboo along the way ... [.]"--Container
Cataloging source
INUQR
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Zacharie Fay, Mark Ellam; editor, Omar Majeed, Maxime Chalifoux; music, Omar Waqar
Dewey number
305.697/0973
Language note
In English, Punjabi, Arabic, and Urdu with English subtitles
LC call number
E184.M88
LC item number
T37 2010
PerformerNote
Michael Muhammad Knight, Basim Usmani, Shahjehan Khan
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Majeed, Omar
  • Aung-Thwin, Mila
  • Moore, Bob
  • Knight, Michael Muhammad
  • Usmani, Basim
  • Khan, Shahjehan
  • Waqar, Omar
  • EyeSteelFilm (Firm)
  • Kinosmith Inc
  • Lorber Films (Firm)
Runtime
82
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Punk culture
  • Muslims
  • Punk rock music
Technique
live action
Label
Taqwacore : the birth of punk Islam, Kinosmith Inc. ; Eyesteelfilm ; a film by Omar Majeed ; written and directed by Omar Majeed ; produced by Mila Aung-Thwin ; co-produced by Bob Moore
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2009
  • Aspect ratio 16:9
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
Control code
843769
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
705105267012
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
LF-DVD-61
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o612377341
  • (OCoLC)612377341
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 0
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Taqwacore : the birth of punk Islam, Kinosmith Inc. ; Eyesteelfilm ; a film by Omar Majeed ; written and directed by Omar Majeed ; produced by Mila Aung-Thwin ; co-produced by Bob Moore
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Videodisc release of the motion picture produced in 2009
  • Aspect ratio 16:9
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
Control code
843769
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Edition
Widescreen presentation.
Extent
1 videodisc (82 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
705105267012
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
LF-DVD-61
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o612377341
  • (OCoLC)612377341
System details
DVD, NTSC, Region 0
Video recording format
DVD

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