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

Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, a Falcon International production ; a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay written 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 Falcon International production ; a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay written by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad
Title variation
  • Omar Mukhtar
  • Asad al-?a?r?ʼ
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Director of photography
Film director
Film producer
Production company
Publisher
Screenwriter
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Lion of the desert (1980)
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/composerexpression
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Credits note
Photography, Jack Hildyard ; film editor, John Shirley ; music, Maurice Jarre
Dewey number
791.43/72
Language note
English or dubbed Arabic dialogue; English version closed-captioned in English
LC call number
DT223.8.M85
LC item number
L56 2005
PerformerNote
Anthony Quinn, Oliver Reed, Irene Papas, Raf Vallone, Andrew Keir, Rod Steiger, Gastone Moschin, John Gielgud, Stefano Patrizi, Sky Dumont, Adolfo Lastretti, Takis Emmanuel, Rodolfo Bigotti, Robert Brown
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1915-2001
  • 1938-1999
  • 1929-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Akkad, Moustapha.
  • Craig, H. A. L.
  • Quinn, Anthony
  • Reed, Oliver
  • Papas, Irene.
  • Vallone, Raf.
  • Moschin, Gastone
  • Jarre, Maurice.
  • Hildyard, Jack.
  • Falcon Films
  • Anchor Bay Entertainment, Inc
Runtime
173
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Mukht?r, ʻUmar
  • Libya
  • Libya
Target audience
adult
Technique
live action
Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, a Falcon International production ; a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay written by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Disc 1. The making of "Lion of the desert" in English; audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad in English. Disc 2.The making of "Lion of the desert" in Arabic; audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad in Arabic
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
25th anniversary 2 disc-set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 173 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 with black and white sequences
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62174658
  • 405073
  • 10095555
  • (HPL)62174658
  • 405073
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.77:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereophonic
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Lion of the desert : Asad al-ṣaḥrāʼ, a Falcon International production ; a Moustapha Akkad film ; screenplay written by H.A.L. Craig ; produced and directed by Moustapha Akkad
Publication
Note
  • Originally produced as a motion picture in 1980
  • Special features: Disc 1. The making of "Lion of the desert" in English; audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad in English. Disc 2.The making of "Lion of the desert" in Arabic; audio commentary with producer/director Moustapha Akkad in Arabic
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
mixed
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
  • 4 3/4 in.
  • other
Edition
25th anniversary 2 disc-set.
Extent
2 videodiscs (approximately 173 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 with black and white sequences
Recording technique
stamping
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)62174658
  • 405073
  • 10095555
  • (HPL)62174658
  • 405073
System details
DVD, NTSC, region 1, widescreen (1.77:1) presentation; Dolby Digital stereophonic
Video recording format
DVD

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