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The Resource Shi'ism : : waiting for the hidden Imam, A.M.I.P. with Arte present a film by Saïd Bakhtaoui [and Mohammad Ballout], (videorecording)

Shi'ism : : waiting for the hidden Imam, A.M.I.P. with Arte present a film by Saïd Bakhtaoui [and Mohammad Ballout], (videorecording)

Label
Shi'ism : : waiting for the hidden Imam
Title
Shi'ism :
Title remainder
waiting for the hidden Imam
Statement of responsibility
A.M.I.P. with Arte present a film by Saïd Bakhtaoui [and Mohammad Ballout]
Title variation
  • Awaiting the hidden Imam
  • Waiting for the hidden Imam
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • und
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
Discusses Shi'ism, its origins, mythology of martyrdom, the centuries of persecution and discrimination of Shi'ism as a minority faith, and its basic tenets including the belief in the twelfth, or 'hidden' Imam, who will appear on the Last Day as the Mahdi. Interweaves contemporary and historical footage, and introduces Muslim scholars, philosophers, writers, politicians and religious leaders discussing a wide range of issues
Cataloging source
DVP
Characteristic
videorecording
Language note
In English and an undetermined language with English subtitles
LC call number
BP192
LC item number
.B35 2005
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bakhtaoui, Said
  • Ballout, Mohammad
  • Audiovisuel Multimedia International Production
  • ARTE France
  • First Run/Icarus Films
Runtime
53
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shiah
  • Shiites
  • Shiites
  • Iraq
  • Iran
Technique
live action
Label
Shi'ism : : waiting for the hidden Imam, A.M.I.P. with Arte present a film by Saïd Bakhtaoui [and Mohammad Ballout], (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
000275271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (53 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000275271
  • (OCoLC)62396075
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Shi'ism : : waiting for the hidden Imam, A.M.I.P. with Arte present a film by Saïd Bakhtaoui [and Mohammad Ballout], (videorecording)
Publication
Color
mixed
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
000275271
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (53 min.)
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sd., col. with b&w sequences
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 000275271
  • (OCoLC)62396075
System details
DVD-R
Video recording format
DVD

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