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  1. 9/11 Trilogy (2015)

    Director
    Laura Poitras
    Subject
    Arabic studies; History; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 250 minutes), £9.99

    Three feature documentaries from documentary filmmaker Laura Poitras: CITIZENFOUR (2014) about Edward Snowden and the National Security Agency, THE OATH (2010) reporting on Guantanamo Bay, and MY COUNTRY, MY...

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  2. Lebanese Rocket Society, The (2014)

    Subject
    Arabic studies; Space science
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 96 minutes), £17.99

    This film traces the little-known story of Lebanon’s space programme and tells how in the 1960s, scientists and students at the Armenian University in Beirut, led by Manoug Manougian, began developing and...

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  3. Manuscripts of Timbuktu, The (2012)

    Director
    Zola Maseko
    Producer
    David Max Brown
    Subject
    Anthropology; Arabic studies; Archaeology
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 1 NTSC, 52 minutes), $195.00

    A film on how the legendary Timbuktu became one of the world’s leading scholarly and trading centres during the 12 - 15th centuries. It dispels the myth that Africa had no science or written culture before...

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  4. 5 Broken Cameras (2012)

    Director
    Emad Burnat; Guy Davidi
    Subject
    Arabic studies; Film studies; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 94 minutes), £15.99

    This film tells the story of Emad Burnat, who was celebrating the birth of his fourth Gibreel when Israeli settlers began building a huge separation barrier in his village. Over the course of the next two...

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  5. Mixed Up in the Middle East (2011)

    Director
    Elizabeth Byrne
    Subject
    Arabic studies; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 60 minutes), £195.00

    As the daughter of an Arab Muslim father and Jewish mother, Reya El-Salahi travels to the heart of Israel to understand the reality of living with the conflict in the Middle East. She faces the dangers and...

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  6. Oath, The (2010)

    Director
    Laura Poitras
    Subject
    Arabic studies; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 96 minutes), £9.99

    Two men who were part of the Al-Qaeda terrorist network look back on their past in this documentary from director Laura Poitras. Before the September 11, 2001 attacks, Abu Jandal was one of bin Laden’s...

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  7. Inside the Global Jihad (2009)

    Subject
    Arabic studies; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 50 minutes), £82.80

    This programme features interviews with leading participants from both sides in what George W. Bush called the ‘War on Terror’, including contributions from the architects of the West’s response to...

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  8. Jerusalem: The East Side Story (2008)

    Director
    Mohammed Alatar
    Subject
    Arabic studies; History; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL, 57 minutes), £20.00

    This documentary, produced by the Palestine Agricultural Relief Committees, looks at the Israeli government’s policy regarding the city and its inhabitants and includes interviews with Palestinian and...

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  9. Collapse of the Two-State Solution (2008)

    Director
    Tim Coles
    Subject
    Arabic studies; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 2 PAL), £15.00

    Filmed at the University of Exeter between 10-12 November 2008, this film by Tim Coles centres around a talk by Salim Tamari on the collapse of the two-state solution. Ilan Pappe, Ghada Karmi, Mick Dumper...

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  10. Palestine Post 9/11 (2005)

    Director
    Osama Al-Zain
    Subject
    Arabic studies; History; Politics & government
    Distribution
    Sale, DVD (Region 0 PAL, 73 minutes), £95.00 [Institutional rate]

    In the wake of the terrorist attacks on the Twin Towers and the Pentagon, the world witnessed a number of Palestinians celebrating on the streets of Jerusalem. Palestine Post 9/11 is an examination of the...

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