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Bakri, Mohammed 1953-

Overview
Works: 69 works in 164 publications in 9 languages and 1,849 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  War films  Dark comedy films  Road films  Film adaptations  Documentary films  Interviews  Personal narratives‡vPalestinian Arab  Nonfiction films 
Roles: Actor, Director, Producer, Performer, Author, Interviewee, Restager
Classifications: PN1997.2, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Mohammed Bakri
Eid milad Laila = Laila's birthday( Visual )

6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in Arabic and held by 331 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'At eight o'clock, it's Laila's birthday, okay?' Palestinian judge turned cab driver Abu's wife reminds her husband. On his young daughter's birthday, Abu faces a nerve-wracking shift in a Ramallah yellow cab, armed only with an ex-jurist's misplaced pride, a father's loyalty, and a sticker reminding passengers that smoking and carrying AK-47's are prohibited
Gemar gaviʻa = Cup final by Eran Riklis( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A captured Israeli soldier in Lebanon shares his passion for the World Cup soccer tournament with one of his captors
Private( Visual )

21 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Israelische Soldaten dringen in das Haus einer palästinensischen Familie ein, das an einer strategisch wichtigen Stelle liegt, und erklären es zum Sperrgebiet. Als sich die Bewohner weigern, das Anwesen zu verlassen, wird ihr Bleiben unter strengen Auflagen geduldet. Einer wahren Begebenheit verpflichtet, ist der Film eher eine cineastische Versuchsanordnung, die mögliche Strategien im Umgang mit der allgegenwärtigen Gewalt durchbuchstabiert." [film-dienst.de]
The body by Jonas McCord( Visual )

5 editions published between 2000 and 2003 in English and held by 247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An archaeologist uncovers a crucified body in Jerusalem which dates back to the 1st century A.D.A priest arrives to try and help determine if the body is the remains of Christ, making a tenuous alliance with the archaeologist as they investigate the find that threatens the foundations of Western religion
Jenin -- Jenin = Janīn -- Janīn( Visual )

9 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 127 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Palestinian Arabs from the West Bank town of Jenin talk about their experiences during the Battle of Jenin in April of 2002 (which was part of the Israeli army's Operation Defensive Shield, in response to the ongoing Al-Aqsa Intifada). Censored in Israel
Ester by Amos Gitai( Visual )

11 editions published between 1986 and 2009 in Hebrew and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this beautiful transposition of the biblical story, Amos Gitai updates the passionate tale about the ruler of a great and sprawling kingdom who chooses as his queen a beautiful peasant girl named Esther. But when Esther hides her Jewish identity from her husband, a vicious cycle of revenge begins
Me-ahore ha-soragim = Beyond the walls by Cincinnati Christian University( Visual )

12 editions published between 1984 and 2014 in Hebrew and English and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The struggle between Arabs and Jews within the confines of an overcrowded Israeli prison is the focus of this film. In a joint effort, the two factions unite in a mutiny to halt the prison's increasingly inhumane regulations and conditions
Jenin Jenin & Since you left : two documentaries by Mohammad Bakri( Visual )

2 editions published in 2010 in Arabic and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two documentaries by Palestinian actor Mohammad Bakri. In Jenin Jenin, Palestinian Arabs from the West Bank town of Jenin talk about their experiences during the Battle of Jenin in April of 2002 (which was part of the Israeli army's Operation Defensive Shield, in response to the ongoing Al-Aqsa Intifada). In Since You Left, Bakri visits the grave of his mentor, Emil Habibi, a Palestinian author and politician. He summarizes personal and political transformations that have occurred in Israel and Palestine since Habibi's death in 1996
Kikar ha-ḥalomot( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Hebrew and held by 47 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a dusty village outside Tel Aviv, the only cinema in town is inexplicably locked and boarded up; with it the single ray of light in the villagers' bleak world is extinquished. 25 years later, Nissim Mandabon has a dream in which his father, the late theater owner, orders him to reopen it. And so begins Nissim's feverish drive to see his father's words fulfilled. As the movie theater is resurrected, the community comes to life, unearthing suppressed passions, old feuds, and the mystery of why the cinema had ever closed
Tale of the three jewels : a tale of love and adventure by Michel Khleifi( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2013 in Arabic and Pahlavi and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Tells the story of twelve-year-old Yusef, who escapes from the chaos of the ongoing Palestinian-Israeli conflict by looking for birds in the tranquil countryside. One day his hunt is interrupted by Aida, a ravishing gypsy girl from a nearby neighborhood. Yusef is immediately smitten, but when he declares his intention of making Aida his bride, she says he must first find the three jewels missing from a necklace that was brought from South America by her grandfather. Yusef quickly formulates a plan to cross the sea in order to fulfill Aida's request and win her love"--Container
Cinema Palestine( Visual )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Director Tim Schwab (Being Osama) was so inspired by the quality and breadth of work being created by Palestinian filmmakers under the most difficult conditions, he decided to document this burgeoning cinema on film. His documentary, Cinema Palestine, features interviews with a wide range of film and media makers as well as excerpts from award-winning films to outline the emergence of the Palestinian narrative through film. Cinema Palestine also explores the implications of this important cinema on Palestinian national identity and the relationship between art, personal experience, and politics"--Container
The savior( Visual )

1 edition published in 2018 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Follows the life of Jesus from his early days to his crucifixion and death
La masseria delle allodole = The lark farm by Ta wei a ni( Visual )

8 editions published between 2007 and 2013 in Italian and English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An Armenian family living in Turkey in 1915 endures the lost of their property, a massacre of family members and being sent to the Syrian desert. Meanwhile, a romance develops between a Turkish officer and the daughter of the Armenian family
Kikar ha-ḥalomot = Desperado square( Visual )

6 editions published between 2003 and 2010 in Hebrew and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The story of a community of Greek Jews in a small town near Tel Aviv. Nisim has a dream in which his father Morris orders him to reopen the family-owned neighborhood cinema. When a mysterious man returns to town, family secrets and a romantic mystery are soon brought to light
Since you left( Visual )

1 edition published in 2005 in Arabic and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mohammad Bakri visits the grave of his mentor, Emil Habibi, attempting to summarize some of the events that have occurred in Israel and Palestine since Habibi's death. Two events dominate the narrative: an attack on a public bus in the city of Meiron involving Bakri's nephew, which left 9 Israelis dead, and the release of Bakri's 2002 documentary, Jenin -- Jenin, which was banned in Israel for two years upon it's release
Matrimoni e altri disastri( Visual )

1 edition published in 2010 in Italian and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"40-year-old Nanà runs a small bookstore in Florence. Oppressed by her wealthy family and disillusioned by an old, great love gone bad, Nanà lives alone with her cat Marcel. Single for years, she has no intention of changing her life. She doesn't want to get rich or famous through her work and has given up trying to find the man of her dreams, even though she's secretly in love with the narcissistic and adventurous novelist Bauer, who exploits her for small jobs. But at her young sister Beatrice's wedding, Nanà's life will be turned upside down and her certainties destroyed by nice rock climber Alessandro."--Amazon.com
Hanna K by Costa-Gavras( Visual )

3 editions published between 2005 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Nouvelle immigrante installée à Jérusalem, Hanna est la maîtresse du procureur Herzog dont elle attend un enfant. Avocate commise d'office elle défend Selim, un palestinien entré clandestinement en Israël et arrêté en possession des papiers de sa maison familiale, qu'il réclame. Expulsé, il revient toujours avec la même requête." [Source : jaquette]
Esther by Amos Gitai( Visual )

1 edition published in 2007 in Hebrew and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Le roi Assuérus épouse la jeune Esther qui sur les conseils de son oncle Mardochée, ne révèle pas qu'elle est Juive. Reine, elle sauve son peuple de l'extermination décidée par le ministre Haman. Mais Mardochée, au nom de la mémoire réclame la vengeance
Zindeeq by Michel Khleifi( Visual )

3 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in Arabic and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Doté d'un passeport européen, un cinéaste palestinien revient à Nazareth pour y enterrer un oncle. Grand séducteur, il est confronté à un drame qui le pousse à fuir dans sa propre ville et à combattre ses démons. Il s'interroge alors sur le choix qu'ont fait ses parents en 1948 : fallait-il rester en Palestine-Israël ?
L'anniversaire de Leila by Rashīd Mashharāwi( Visual )

2 editions published in 2012 in Arabic and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pour le septième anniversaire de sa fille, Abu Leïla ne désire qu'une chose : rentrer pour une fois de bonne heure à la maison afin de partager cette soirée en famille. Mais rien n'est moins simple pour cet ancien juge qui, alors qu'il rentrait en Palestine avec la ferme volonté d'aider son pays à sa reconstruction, a du se reconvertir en chauffeur de taxi. Confronté à l'irrationalité et le manque d'organisation de la société palestinienne, notre juge devra entreprendre un long et pénible chemin, véritable parcours du combattant, pour finalement retrouver sa maison
 
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Alternative Names
Bakri, Mohamed 1953-

Bakri, Mohammad 1953-

Bakri, Mohammed

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Bakri, Muhamad

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Bakri, Muhamed

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Bakrī, Muḥammad

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Bakriy, Mwḥamad

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Mohammad Bakri acteur uit Israël

Mohammad Bakri palestinesich-israelischer Filmregisseur und Schauspieler

Mohammad Bakri Palestinian actor, producer, director

Mohammad Bakri regista palestinese

Mohammed Bakri acteur, metteur en scène, réalisateur

Мохаммад Бакри

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בכרי, מוחמד

בכרי מוחמד 1953-....

בכרי, מחמד

בכרי, מחמד, 1953-

בקרי, מוחמד, 1953-

מוחמד בכרי

מוחמד בכרי שחקן ובמאי קולנוע ותיאטרון, ערבי-ישראלי

بكري, محمد

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모하마드 바크리

モハマド・バクリ

穆罕默德·巴克里

穆罕默德·拜克利

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