Arabia

Arabia

Director: Greg MacGillivray

Cast: Greg MacGillivray, Helen Mirren, Robert Lacey

     
 

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As a filmmaking student at Chicago's DePaul University, 22-year-old Hamzah Jamjoom returned to the Arabian Peninsula to craft this sweeping, ambitious documentary about his homeland. Chiefly designed as a tool to bridge different cultures and rectify vast misunderstandings between the West and Middle East, the film explores the roots of Arabian traditions and studies… See more details below

Overview

As a filmmaking student at Chicago's DePaul University, 22-year-old Hamzah Jamjoom returned to the Arabian Peninsula to craft this sweeping, ambitious documentary about his homeland. Chiefly designed as a tool to bridge different cultures and rectify vast misunderstandings between the West and Middle East, the film explores the roots of Arabian traditions and studies how Arabian society evolved over the course of history. It also examines the faith of the Arabian people and the cultural nuances of Arabia. The program is presented in a 3D format.

Product Details

Release Date:
12/06/2011
UPC:
0014381759525
Original Release:
2010
Rating:
NR
Source:
Image Entertainment
Presentation:
[Wide Screen]
Sound:
[Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound]
Time:
0:46:00
Sales rank:
48,599

Special Features

Making of documentary; MacGillivray Freeman short retrospective; Trailers

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Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Arabia
1. Introduction [2:17]
2. Golden Ages [1:42]
3. Modern Arabia [3:09]
4. Bedouin Culture [1:55]
5. African Connection [:45]
6. Underwater Clues [2:57]
7. Nabatean Era [2:28]
8. Bedouin Traditions [1:24]
9. Archeological Discoveries [4:00]
10. The End of an Era [1:38]
11. The Prophet Arrives [1:49]
12. Age of Elightenment [1:35]
13. Ibn Al-Haytham [3:03]
14. King Abdul-Aziz [2:59]
15. The Modern Era [1:10]
16. Expanding Education [4:07]
17. Hajj [5:05]
18. Coming Home [3:56]

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