Arabia

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 ...
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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.
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Special Features

Making of documentary; MacGillivray Freeman short retrospective; Trailers
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 12/6/2011
  • UPC: 014381759525
  • Original Release: 2010
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  • Source: Image Entertainment
  • Presentation: Wide Screen / Subtitled
  • Sound: Dolby AC-3 Surround Sound
  • Time: 46:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 58,180

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Helen Mirren Voice Only
Robert Lacey Voice Only
Technical Credits
Greg MacGillivray Director, Producer
Khalid Zainal Alireza Executive Producer
Stephen Judson Editor
Mark Krenzien Producer
Ryan Mullins Producer
Hugh Renfro Executive Producer
Jack Stephens Screenwriter
Steve Wood Score Composer
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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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Menu

Disc #1 -- Arabia
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