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Shāhīn, Yūsuf

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11'09"01 September 11 : a film by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

13 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven filmmakers from eleven countries reflect on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in short films each lasting 11 minutes, 9 seconds and 1 frame. Samīrā Makhmalbāf presents a female teacher, at an Afghani refugee camp in Iran, organizing the children for a minute's silence; meanwhile the adults express fears of an American bombardment. Claude Lelouch presents the tale of a World Trade Center tour guide who is on the verge of a breakup with his deaf girlfriend when the terrorist attacks occur. Yūsuf Shāhīn presents a young American soldier who comes to haunt a famous film producer and they engage in a highly conflicted dialogue. Danis Tanovič presents the women of Srebrenica (a town where thousands of Bosnian Muslim men and boys were massacred Serbs on July 11, 1995) continuing their monthly protests, despite the September 11th terrorist attacks. Idrissa Ouedraogo presents a young boy in Burkina Faso on the trail of a man he believes to be Osama Bin Laden. Ken Loach's presents a Chilean refugee who offers his condolences to the American victims; he then, in an open letter, describes the CIA-sponsored coup d'ťat of September 11, 1973, which installed the dictatorship of General Pinochet. Alejandro Gonzl̀ez Iñàrritu presents flashes of images of bodies falling from the World Trade Center, accompanied by chanting. Amos Gitaï presents a preening television news journalist enraged that her report about a Palestinian bombing in Tel Aviv will not be broadcast because of late breaking news about the attacks. Mira Nair presents a New York Muslim suspected of being a terrorist, but who is actually a heroic rescue worker. Sean Penn presents a lonley widower who lives in an apartment that is shaded by the World Trade Center. Shōhei Imamura presents a Japanese soldier who returns home from fighting in World War II. He is convinced that he is a snake, and he refuses to eat anything other than live rats
Iskandarīyah līh? = Alexandrie pourquoi? by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

25 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in Arabic and English and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first film in Chahine's Alexandria trilogy. Eighteen year old Yehia, living in Egypt during World War II, is greatly interested in films
Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

54 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 266 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the 12th century Andalousie, the great Islamic philosopher known throughout Europe as Averroes, first council to the calife, is recognized for his wisdom, tolerance and fairness. But he must confront powerful adversaries who use Islam in their quest for absolute conquest
Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

3 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in French and English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour célébrer les cent ans du cinéma, on a demandé à 40 réalisateurs et réalisatrices reconnus mondialement de se servir de la caméra originale des frères Lumière et de réaliser un film d'une durée de 52 secondes
Bāb al-Ḥadīd = Cairo Station( Visual )

2 editions published in 2009 in Arabic and held by 238 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of unrequited love amongst the working poor, set in a Cairo railroad station
Memory : brain and body by Lois McMaster Bujold( Visual )

16 editions published between 1982 and 2005 in Arabic and English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the middle of his own heart surgery, an Egyptian filmmaker remembers his life. In fact his old self, as a child, is accused of attempted murder of his new self. Through the metaphoric trial, we are drawn into his life in relation with the Egyptian revolution, his constant need for success, and the effect the American Dream has on him
Iskanderiya kaman wa kaman = Alexandria again and forever by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

18 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in 3 languages and held by 204 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Yehia joins a hunger protest which has brought together the entire Eqyptian filmmaking industry. As the strikers increase their demands, Yehia becomes increasingly attracted to Amir, a young actor whose film career he launched. Soon, however, Yehia's obsession is replaced by his infatuation with Nadia, the lovely ingenue he has decided to cast in his next film
11'09"01, September 11 : a film by Samīrā Makhmalbāf( Visual )

40 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 7 languages and held by 184 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Eleven acclaimed directors each make an 11 minute short film in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks. The result is a daring and moving global cinematic reply that "forces us to look at the entire event afresh." (The New York Times)
The emigrant( Visual )

12 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Arabic and English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Emigrant tells the epic biblical tale of Joseph, son of Jacob, from the Egyptian perspective. Ram, the Joseph character, is a dreamer and intellectual, bullied by his elder brothers. He dreams of leaving his family's nomadic life to study agriculture in Egypt, the hub of civilization. Sold into slavery by his brothers, Ram overcomes tough odds and manages to win the admiration of those around but at a price
The other by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 172 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adam, the son of a powerful Egyptian businessman and his American wife, a corrupt, domineering female industrialist, meets Hanane, an impoverished journalist. Unfortunately, Adam's mother will stop at nothing to get rid of Hanane. In the meantime, corruption is everywhere in Egypt, and Adam's rich parents and their friends in the government are at the heart of this system
Al-Ard by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

18 editions published between 1969 and 2011 in Arabic and English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small village in Egypt peasants encounter problems in getting enough water to irrigate their fields and struggle against the local landowner, who decides to appropriate part of their land to build a road to his new estate
Bab al-Hadid by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

18 editions published between 1958 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A smoldering tale of life among the poor who live in Cairo's railroad station
Al-Nasir Salad al-Din = Saladin( Visual )

14 editions published between 1963 and 2009 in Arabic and English and held by 55 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Saladin unites the Arab nation, liberates Jerusalem from its European captors, and defeats the Crusaders. The love interest subplot finally sees the union of a female Crusader and Saladin's Christian Arab lieutenant
Al-massir Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

2 editions published in 1998 in Arabic and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Au XIIème siècle en Andalousie, le philosophe Averroès premier conseiller du calife, est reconnu pour sa sagesse, sa tolérance et son équité. Mais il doit faire face à des adversaires qui utilisent l'Islam dans leur quête de pouvoir absolu. Ces derniers, à la tête d'une secte fondamentaliste, parviennent à enrôler l'un des deux fils du calife. Leur emprise s'affermissant, ils obtiennent la destitution d'Averroès et la condamnation par "fatwa" à l'autodafé de son oeuvre
Le Sixième Jour by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

21 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 7 languages and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1947 Cairo, Saddika's grandson, Hassan, is striken with Cholera. With Okka, a Gene Kelly fan who has been courting her, they take the grandson to Alexandria where Hassan will will either recover or die
Le Caire--( Visual )

5 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in Arabic and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Youssef Chahine's impressions of Cairo and its people in the early 1990's
Adieu Bonaparte by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Avide de puissance et de gloire, Bonaparte entame la campagne d'Egypte. Loin de ces preoccupations guerrieres, Caffarelli, l'un de ses generaux, part a la decouverte de ce pays et de son ame. Il va s'opposer a l'action exclusivement destructrice de Bonaparte
Saladin = El Nasser Salah Eddine( Visual )

10 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in Arabic and German and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this pan-Arabic classic that commemorates the recalmation of the Suez Canal by Egypt, Youssef Chahine tells the tale of Saladin, Sultan of Egypt and Syria, who, in the 12th century, united Arabs across North Africa and Western Asia against the crusading Christians. After defeating Richard the Lionhearted, the legendary Saladin pledges that Arab Jerusalem will remain open to all pilgrims, whatever the religion
Le destin : scénario by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Book )

8 editions published in 1997 in French and English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A l'occasion de son 33e long métrage, Youssef Chahine aborde le thème de la tolérance à travers l'histoire de la vie du philosophe andalou Averroes. Avec ce film, il obtint le prix du cinquantième Festival de Cannes 1997 pour l'ensemble de son oeuvre. Le scénario est suivi d'un entretien avec le cinéaste réalisé par T. Jousse
Hiyya fawḍá--? : La chaos--?( Visual )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The film deals with corruption in Egypt. The film events revolve around an Egyptian policeman who is corrupt and abusive
 
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Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company
Alternative Names
Chahine, Youcef

Chahine, Youssef

Chahine, Youssef 1926-2008

Chahine, Youssef Gabriel 1926-2008

Jusef Ŝahin

Shāhīn, Yūsuf.

Shāhīn, Yūsuf 1926-2008

Youssef Chahine

Youssef Chahine ägyptischer Filmregisseur

Youssef Chahine director de cine egipcio

Youssef Chahine director de cinema egipci

Youssef Chahine director de cinema exipcio

Youssef Chahine Egyptian film director

Youssef Chahine Egyptisch acteur

Youssef Chahine réalisateur égyptien

Yusuf Şahin

Yusuf Shahin regista egiziano

Юсеф Шахин

Юсеф Шахін

Յուսեֆ Շահին

יוסף שאהין

יוסף שאהין במאי קולנוע מצרי

شاهىن، ىوسف.

شاهين، يزسف

شاهين، يوسف

شاهين, يوسف, 1926-2008

يوسف شاهين، 1926-2008

يوسف شاهين مخرج أفلام مصري

یوسف شاهین تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان مصری

유세프 샤힌

ユーセフ・シャヒーン

尤賽夫·夏因 電影導演

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Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & companyMemory : brain and bodyIskanderiya kaman wa kaman = Alexandria again and foreverThe Arab national project in Youssef Chahine's cinema