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Title al-Maydān [videorecording] = The square / directed by Jehane Noujaim ; produced by Karim Amer ; a Netflix Documentary presentation ; City Drive Films & Netflix presents a Noujaim Films production in co-production with Maktube Productions, in association with Worldview, in association with Roast Beef Productions, in association with Participant Media.

Publication Info. [New York, N.Y.] : City Drive Films, LLC, [2015]
Pottstown, PA : distributed by MVD Visual


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library DVD, Non-Fiction    962.056 SQU    Claims Retd
Description 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical surround Dolby digital 5.1 rda
digital optical stereo Dolby digital 2.0 rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video all regions rda
Documentary films lcgft
System Details DVD; NTSC; 5.1 or 2.0 Dolby digital; aspect ratio 1.85:1.
Language In Arabic and some English; with English subtitles.
Performer Ahmed Hassan, Khalid Abdalla, Magdy Ashour, Aida El Kashef, Ramy Essam, Buthayna Kamel, Ragia Omran, Pierre Sioufi.
Credits Cinematography, Muhammed Hamdy, Ahmed Hassan, Jehane Nojaim, Cressida Trew ; editors, Pedro Kos, Christopher de la Torre, Pierre Haberer, Muhamed El Manasterly, Stefan Ronowiscz ; music, H. Scott Salinas.
Note Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
"The people demand the downfall of the regime."--Container.
Summary Depicts the ongoing Egyptian Revolution of 2011 from its roots in Tahrir Square. Shows how activists are reacting to the demands of the new regime.
Awards Winner: Berlin International Film Festival; Sundance Film Festival; Toronto International Film Festival; Dubai International Film Festival; Hamptons International Film Festival.
Note Includes trailer and unseen footage (90 min.).
Subject Egypt -- History -- Protests, 2011-
Egypt -- Politics and government -- 1981-
Maydān al-Taḥrīr (Cairo, Egypt)
Arab Spring, 2010-
Social media -- Political aspects -- Egypt.
Revolutionaries -- Egypt.
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Propaganda films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Noujaim, Jehane, film director.
Amer, Karim, film producer.
Hassan, Ahmed (Performer), interviewee (expression)
Abdalla, Khalid, 1980- interviewee (expression)
Ashour, Magdy, interviewee (expression)
El-Kashef, Aida, interviewee (expression)
ʻIṣām, Rāmī, 1987- interviewee (expression)
Omran, Ragia, interviewee (expression)
Kamel, Buthayna, interviewee (expression)
Salinas, H. Scott, composer (expression)
Hamdy, Muhammed, director of photography.
Noujaim Films (Firm), production company.
Participant Media, production company.
Netflix (Firm), production company.
Maktube Productions, production company.
Roast Beef Productions, production company.
City Drive Films, LLC, production company, film distributor.
MVD Visual (Firm), publisher.
Added Title Square
Standard No. 760137772491
Music No. MVD7724D MVD Visual

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