Video — 1 videodisc (98 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; stereo. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video.
In Jordan, in 1967, tens of thousands of refugees pour across the border from Palestine. Separated from his father in the chaos of war, Tarek, eleven, and his mother Ghaydaa are placed in a temporary refugee camp, where they wait, like the generation before them in 1948. Seeking to escape the difficulties of camp life, Tarek's free spirit and curious nature lead him to a group of people on a journey that will change their lives.
ادهم الشرقاوي [videorecording] : القصة الشعبية الخالدة
al-Qāhirah : Lord Video Film, 2008.
Video — 1 videodisc (ca. 087 min.) : sd., b&w ; 4 3/4 in.
Adʹham al-Sharqāwī, the peasant of the small village "Zubaydah" turns rebel as the injustice of land owners tightens its grip on his poor fellow peasants. The landlady gets into a personal feud with the troublesome, albeit macho peasant. To protect his beloved Salmá, Adʹham ends in prison, from which he gets out for some payback. Based on the true story of a folk hero deeply ingrained in the Egyptian folklore.