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Shāhīn, Yūsuf

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

1 edition published in 2002 in Arabic and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

11 directors from different countries and cultures. 11 visions of the tragic events that occurred in New York City on September 11th 2001. 11 points of view committing their subjective conscience. Complete freedom of expression. Reflecting on the September 11, 2001 terrorist attacks in short films lasting 11 minutes, 9 seconds and 1 frame each. In subject matter, they range from the very personal, to an oscillation between didacticism and relativism, to moments of pure cinema
Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

57 editions published between 1988 and 2015 in 6 languages and held by 269 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
Bāb al-Ḥadīd = Cairo Station( Visual )

7 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Arabic and held by 267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A story of unrequited love amongst the working poor, set in a Cairo railroad station
Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company by Sarah Moon( Visual )

4 editions published between 1995 and 2002 in French and English and held by 257 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
Iskandarīyah līh? = Alexandrie pourquoi? = Alexandria why?( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Arabic and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

18-year-old Yehia retreats from the poverty, death and suffering all around him in World War II Egypt and dreams of one day becoming a Hollywood filmmaker. But after he falls in love and discovers the harsh truths behind the European occupation of his country, Yehia reassesses his identity and allegiances
11ʹ09ʺ01 : September 11 : a film( Visual )

11 editions published between 2002 and 2017 in English and Arabic and held by 179 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
L'autre = The other by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

24 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 176 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
11'09"01, September 11 : a film by Samīrā Makhmalbāf( Visual )

31 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 166 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)
al-Dhakira = La mémoire( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in Arabic and held by 161 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( Visual )

4 editions published in 2000 in Arabic and held by 154 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
September 11th( Visual )

5 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in English and held by 108 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
The emigrant( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in Arabic and held by 70 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
Al-massir Le destin by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

3 editions published in 1998 in Arabic and held by 64 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
The emigrant by Romke Toering( Visual )

6 editions published between 1994 and 2005 in Arabic and held by 50 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
al-Muhājir = L'emigré( Visual )

3 editions published between 2002 and 2004 in Arabic and held by 50 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Retelling of the epic biblical story of Joseph, son of Jacob, from the Egyptian perspective. Ram (the Joseph character) is sold into slavery by his envious brothers, but his wit and resourcefulness help him rise in the court of Thebes
Alexandria again and forever = Iskanderiya kaman wa kaman by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

11 editions published between 1989 and 2000 in Arabic and English and held by 49 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
al-Arḍ( Visual )

3 editions published in 2011 in Arabic and held by 48 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a small village in Egypt peasants encounter problems with 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
Alexandria-- why? = Iskanderiya-- leh? by Yūsuf Shāhīn( Visual )

13 editions published between 1978 and 2000 in Arabic and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

8-year-old Yehia retreats from the poverty, death and suffering all around him in World War II Egypt and dreams of one day becoming a Hollywood filmmaker. But after he falls in love and discovers the harsh truths behind the European occupation of his country, Yehia reassesses his identity and allegiances
Le Caire--( Visual )

6 editions published between 1991 and 1997 in Arabic and held by 43 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents Egyptian filmmaker Youssef Chahine's impressions of Cairo and its people in the early 1990's. Chahine employs a rapid pace as he follows an actor on his quest to play a part, transforming this declaration of love for the city into a self-portrait of a filmmaker
An Egyptian story = al-Dhakira( Visual )

11 editions published between 1982 and 2000 in Arabic and English and held by 42 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
 
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Lumière et compagnie = Lumière & company
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Iskandarīyah līh? = Alexandrie pourquoi? = Alexandria why?al-Dhakira = La mémoireIskanderiya kaman wa kaman = Alexandria again and foreverAlexandria again and forever = Iskanderiya kaman wa kamanAlexandria-- why? = Iskanderiya-- leh?An Egyptian story = al-DhakiraYoussef Chahine
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 cinéaste

Youssef Chahine director de cine egipcio

Youssef Chahine director de cinema egipci

Youssef Chahine director de cinema exipcio

Youssef Chahine egyiptomi filmrendező, 1926-2008

Youssef Chahine Egyptian film director

Youssef Chahine Egyptisch acteur

Youssef Chahine réalisateur égyptien

Yusuf Şahin

Yusuf Shahin regista egiziano

Юсеф Шахин

Юсеф Шахін

Юсеф Шахін режисер, представник єгипетського кіно

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 راحل

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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