Video — 1 videodisc (56 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in. Sound: digital; optical; stereo. Video: NTSC. Digital: video file; DVD video.
"On December 18, 2010 Tunisians of all ages took the streets of Tunis to demand better living conditions and the end of President Ben Ali's repressive dictatorship, starting what would become the 2011 Tunisian Revolution and the Arab Spring. Among the demonstrators were seven Tunisian women activists, each one of these women celebrating the culmination of a life devoted to the fight for freedom and democracy in their country."--From container.
صمت القصور [videorecording] = Les silences du palais = Das Schweigen des Palastes = The silences of the palace
Ennetbaden, Switzerland : Trigon-Film, c2007.
Video — 1 videodisc (127 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
As Alia, the daughter of a beautiful servant, Khedija, grows up in the king's palace at the end of the French colonial rule in Tunisia, she realizes the sexual favors required of her mother and other servants, as she, herself, is misused by those in power around her. Women had to live in silence, a silence so profound, they may come to doubt their own past -- even their own existence -- yet they survived these political realities with courage, fellowship, and the resources of their bodies.
Video — 1 online resource (99 minutes) Digital: video file.
From a remote mountain village in Tunisia, Kalt, a female hacker hijacks the airwaves in Northern Africa and France to broadcast political messages. When Julia, a French Intelligence officer, gets on the case, she flies in from france to infiltrate the hacker world and find out who is behind the interruptions. Things quickly turn into a cat-and-mouse game as Kalt and Julia play each other to get what they want.
Video — 1 videodisc (105 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Aida and Amina, two young Tunisian women now in their thirties, are reunited. It is an occasion for them to question their lives and relationships. The presence of Fatiha, an Algerian refugee in Tunisia, creates a quest for the three women to overcome their respective societal limitations.