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Shāhīn, Yūsuf

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11'09"01 September 11 a film by Samīrā Makhmalbāf( visu )
40 editions published between 2002 and 2006 in 5 languages and held by 586 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
Bāb al-Ḥadīd Cairo Station by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
32 editions published between 1958 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 324 libraries worldwide
A story of unrequited love amongst the working poor, set in a Cairo railroad station
Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
50 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 7 languages and held by 278 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
Iskandarīyah līh? Alexandrie pourquoi? by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
31 editions published between 1978 and 2005 in Arabic and English and held by 275 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
Lumière et compagnie Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( visu )
2 editions published between 1997 and 2002 in French and English and held by 242 libraries worldwide
To commemorate the Centennial of the Lumiere Brothers' first motion picture, 40 of the world's leading international filmmakers created their own one minute Lumiere film. Using the restored original camera, each director offered his own signature style to the film
al-Dhakira La mémoire by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 203 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
The emigrant ( visu )
17 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Arabic and English and held by 189 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
Iskanderiya kaman wa kaman = Alexandria again and forever by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
14 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in 5 languages and held by 174 libraries worldwide
An autobiographical film this final chapter of the Alexandria trilogy explores the personal and life and fantasies of director and writer of this film, Youssef Chahine. Taking a stand for democracy, Yehia (Chahine) joins a hunger protest which has rallied together the entire Egyptian film industry. Includes a love story. DVD
L'autre The other by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
19 editions published between 1999 and 2009 in Arabic and French and held by 160 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-Nasir Salad al-Din Saladin ( visu )
24 editions published between 1963 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 104 libraries worldwide
Saladin unites the Arab nation, liberates Jerusalem from its European captors, and defeats the venal and treacherous Crusaders. The love interest subplot finally sees the union of a female Crusader and Saladin's Christian Arab lieutenant
Al-Ard by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
23 editions published between 1969 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 86 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
Le moineau by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in Arabic and Undetermined and held by 41 libraries worldwide
Set shortly before and during the Six Day War in June 1967, the film follows a young police officer stationed in a small village in Upper Egypt, whose inhabitants suffer from the harassment of a corrupt businessman. He crosses paths with a journalist who is investigating the theft of weapons and machinery by high officials and together they seek to uncover this circle of black marketeers. During the inquiries, however, war breaks out and Nasser announces his resignation
Adieu Bonaparte by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
17 editions published between 1985 and 2011 in 5 languages and held by 34 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
Hiyya fawḍá--? La chaos--? ( visu )
7 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 31 libraries worldwide
The film deals with an Egyptian theme of corruption in Egypt. Egyptian police excesses are embodied by a personal secretary in the police (Hatim) who revolve events around the film
Le Sixième Jour by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
18 editions published between 1986 and 2007 in 6 languages and held by 29 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
El saqqa mat Le porteur d'eau ... est mort ( visu )
5 editions published between 1977 and 2011 in Arabic and held by 27 libraries worldwide
Friendship develops between two men with contradictory world-views. One, a water-bearer whose wife died ten years earlier, spends his days remembering her and mourning her loss. The other, a mortician, spends his life in the pursuit of worldly pleasures because he believes that death will end all enjoyment
Alexandrie... New York by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
13 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 24 libraries worldwide
Feature film from Egypt. Drama. The revelation that he had begotten an American child forty years earlier, triggers an Egyptian film director to reconsider his ambiguous relationship with the USA
Awdat el-ibn el-dal Le retour de l'enfant prodigue by Yūsuf Shāhīn( visu )
7 editions published between 1993 and 2011 in 3 languages and held by 22 libraries worldwide
After being imprisoned for more than a decade, Ali is finally allowed to return home
11'09''01 onze minutes, neuf secondes, une image : September 11 : un film de 11 réalisateurs by Samīrā Makhmalbāf( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in French and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Le Caire-- ( visu )
in Arabic and held by 20 libraries worldwide
Youssef Chahine's impressions of Cairo and its people in the early 1990's
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Alternative Names
Chahine, Youcef
Chahine, Youssef
Chahine, Youssef 1926-2008
Chahine, Youssef Gabriel 1926-2008
Jusef Ŝahin
Shāhīn, Yūsuf.
Shahin, Yusuf 1926-2008
Youssef Chahine
Youssef Chahine ägyptischer Filmregisseur
Youssef Chahine cinéaste
Youssef Chahine Egyptian film director
Youssef Chahine Egyptisch acteur
Yusuf Şahin
Yusuf Shahin regista egiziano
Юсеф Шахин
Юсеф Шахін
Յուսեֆ Շահին
יוסף שאהין
شاهىن، ىوسف.
شاهين، يزسف
شاهين، يوسف
شاهين, يوسف, 1926-2008
يوسف شاهين، 1926-2008
یوسف شاهین تهیه‌کننده، فیلمنامه‌نویس، بازیگر، و کارگردان مصری
尤賽夫·夏因 電影導演
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