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The Resource Control room, Magnolia Pictures ; Noujaim Films ; 2929 Entertainment ; producers, Hani Salama, Rosadel Varela ; writers, Julia Bacha, Jehane Noujaim ; directed by Jehane Noujaim

Control room, Magnolia Pictures ; Noujaim Films ; 2929 Entertainment ; producers, Hani Salama, Rosadel Varela ; writers, Julia Bacha, Jehane Noujaim ; directed by Jehane Noujaim

Label
Control room
Title
Control room
Statement of responsibility
Magnolia Pictures ; Noujaim Films ; 2929 Entertainment ; producers, Hani Salama, Rosadel Varela ; writers, Julia Bacha, Jehane Noujaim ; directed by Jehane Noujaim
Contributor
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • ara
  • ara
  • eng
  • fre
  • spa
  • ara
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
A chronicle which provides a rare window into the international perception of the Iraq War, courtesy of Al Jazeera, the Arab world's most popular news outlet. Criticized by Cabinet members and Pentagon officials for reporting with a pro-Iraqi bias, and strongly condemned for frequently airing civilian casualties as well as footage of American POW's, the station has revealed (and continues to show the world) everything about the Iraq War that the Bush administration does not want the public to see
Awards note
Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, 2004: CDS Filmmaker Award (Jehane Noujaim); Jury Award (Jehane Noujaim).
Cataloging source
TEFMT
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Cinematography, Hani Salama ; editors, Julia Bacha, Lilah Bankier, Charles Marquardt, Alan Oxman ; music, Thomas DeRenzo, Hani Salama
Dewey number
070.4/333
Intended audience
MPAA rating: Not rated
Language note
English and Arabic dialogue, Arabic, English, French or Spanish subtitles
PerformerNote
Joshua Rushing, Samir Khader, Hassan Ibrahim, Deema Khatib, Tom Mintier, David Shuster, Donald Rumsfeld
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1977-
  • 1956-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Noujaim, Jehane
  • Rushing, Josh
  • Khader, Samir
  • Hassan Ibrahim
  • Khatib, Deema
  • Mintier, Tom
  • Salama, Hani
  • DeRenzo, Thomas
  • Artisan Home Entertainment (Firm)
  • Lions Gate Entertainment (Firm)
Runtime
86
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Al Jazeera (Television network)
  • War correspondents
  • Iraq War, 2003-
  • Corresponsales de guerra
  • Estados Unidos
  • Videodiscs
  • United States
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
Control room, Magnolia Pictures ; Noujaim Films ; 2929 Entertainment ; producers, Hani Salama, Rosadel Varela ; writers, Julia Bacha, Jehane Noujaim ; directed by Jehane Noujaim
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: commentary by director Jehane Noujaim and producer/cinematographer Hani Salama; commentary by Central Command Press Officer Josh Rushing; commentary by Senior producers Hassan Ibrahim and Samir Khader; more than 30 deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
929216
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398169321
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
16932
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 929216
  • (Sirsi) 929216
  • (OCoLC)56396962
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Control room, Magnolia Pictures ; Noujaim Films ; 2929 Entertainment ; producers, Hani Salama, Rosadel Varela ; writers, Julia Bacha, Jehane Noujaim ; directed by Jehane Noujaim
Publication
Note
  • Title from container
  • Special features: commentary by director Jehane Noujaim and producer/cinematographer Hani Salama; commentary by Central Command Press Officer Josh Rushing; commentary by Senior producers Hassan Ibrahim and Samir Khader; more than 30 deleted scenes; theatrical trailer
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
quadrophonic multichannel or surround
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
929216
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 86 min.)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
031398169321
Other physical details
sound, color
Publisher number
16932
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 929216
  • (Sirsi) 929216
  • (OCoLC)56396962
System details
DVD, region 1, widescreen (1.85:1) presentation; Dolby Digital surround
Video recording format
DVD

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