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Osama / United Artists ; leBrocquyFraser Productions ; NHK ; Barmak Film ; a film by Sedigh Barmak ; produced by Siddiq Barmak, Julia Fraser, Julie LeBrocquy ; screenplay, directing, editing, Sedigh Barmak.

DVD DVD (c2004.)
Description: 1 videodisc (83 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Publisher: [Kabul, Afghanistan] : Barmak Film ; Santa Monica, CA : Distributed by Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment, c2004.
8 of 8 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
1 of 1 copy available at Gloucester.
0 current holds with 8 total copies.
Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult DVDs DVD/FOREIGN/ Osama (Text to Phone) Available -

  • ISBN: 9780792860914
  • ISBN: 0792860918
General Note: Credits from subtitles and the film's entry on the IMDb.
Special features: Sharing hope and freedom: Siddiq Barmak interview [featurette] (22 min.); Theatrical trailer (2 min.); Previews (7 min.); Recommendations [text feature].
In Pashtu with English subtitles; closed captioned.
Winner, 2003 Cannes Film Fesival: AFCAE Award, Cannes Junior Award, Golden Camera-Special Mention-Siddiq Barmak ; 2004 Golden Globe: Best Foreign Language Film.
Contents: Title/A demonstration -- Dying hospital -- Girls to boys -- Out in the streets -- Job for the boy -- Prayer time -- Under the rainbow -- Taliban youth -- Manly ablutions -- Neighbor's wedding -- Too feminine for trees -- Punishment -- Death to the infidels -- Wedded away -- Mullah's sad wives -- End credits.
Creation/Production Credits: Director of photography, Ebrahim Ghafori ; composer, Mohamad Reza Darvishi.
Participant or Performer: Marina Golbahari, Mohamad Nader Khajeh, Mohamad Arif Harati, Zubaida Sahar.
Date/Time and Place of an Event:
Originally produced as an Afghani motion picture in 2003.
Summary: This powerful and remarkable drama chronicles the true story of a young girl in Taliban-ruled Afghanistan who must disguise herself as a boy to save her family from starvation. The first feature film made in Afghanistan in the post-Taliban era.
Target Audience:
MPAA rating: Rated PG-13 for mature thematic elements.
System Details:
DVD; Region 1, NTSC; Dolby digital mono; widescreen presentation, aspect ratio 1.85:1.
Language:
In Pashtu with English subtitles; closed captioned.
Awards:
Winner, 2003 Cannes Film Fesival: AFCAE Award, Cannes Junior Award, Golden Camera-Special Mention-Siddiq Barmak ; 2004 Golden Globe: Best Foreign Language Film.
Authors: Barmak, Siddiq. (Screenwriter, Director). Fraser, Julia. (Producer). LeBrocquy, Julie. (Producer). Golbahari, Marina. (Actor). Khajeh, Mohamad Nader. (Actor). Herati, Arif, 1990- (Actor). Sahar, Zubaida. (Actor). Darvīshī, Muḥammad Riz̤ā, 1955- (Composer). United Artists Corporation. (Added Author). LeBrocquy Fraser Productions. (Added Author). Nihon Hōsō Kyōkai. (Added Author). Barmak Film ; (Added Author). Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. (Added Author). MGM Home Entertainment Inc. (Added Author).
Citation: Barmak, Siddiq. "Osama." Kabul, Afghanistan : Barmak Film ; 2004.
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