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Title Secret history of diamonds [videorecording] / produced by Market Road Films, LLC in association with National Geographic Television for National Geographic Channel ; producer/writer/director, Tony Gerber.

Imprint [Washington, DC] : NGHT, Inc., [2010]


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    553.82 SEC    Available
Description 1 videodisc (51 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Note Documentary.
"As seen on National Geographic Channel"--Container.
Credits Editor, Kristen Huntley ; directors of photography, Tony Gerber, Imre Juhasz ; associate producer, Rudina Vojvoda ; original music, Paul Brill.
Performer Narrator, Peter Coyote.
Event Originally broadcast as an episode of the television program Explorer.
Summary Covers: the world's largest diamond theft, in Antwerp, by Leonardo Notarbartolo and associates; the exploits of diamond-smuggler Samih Ossaily, who traveled to war-torn parts of Africa to buy diamonds from rebel warlords and barely escaped with his life; prospector Chuck Fipke in his multimillion-dollar search for further diamonds to mine; and the alleged connections among al Qaeda, the Belgian diamond industry, and the 9/11 attacks.
Audience Not rated.
System Details DVD, widescreen, NTSC, region 1; Dolby Digital.
Subject Ossaily, Samih.
Notarbartolo, Leonardo.
Fipke, C. E.
Diamonds -- Economic aspects.
Diamond industry and trade.
Conflict diamonds.
Diamond smuggling.
Genre/Form Television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Documentary films.
Added Author Gerber, Tony.
Coyote, Peter.
Market Road Films (Firm)
National Geographic Television.
National Geographic Channel (Television station : Washington, D.C.)
Added Title Explorer (Television program)
Standard No. 72799495257
Music No. NX95252 National Geographic

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