Amreeka [videorecording] / a film by Cherien Dabis ; National Geographic Entertainment presents.
- Description: 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: [United States] : Virgil Films, 2009.
- 4 of 5 copies available at NOBLE (All Libraries). (Show all copies)
- 1 of 1 copy available at Gordon College.
0 current holds with 5 total copies.
|Library||Location||Call Number||Status||Due Date|
|Gordon College||DVD* 3rd Floor Hallway||DVD PN 1997 .A52 2009 (Text to Phone)||Available||-|
|General Note:|| Special features: featurette; blooper reel; deleted scenes.
Title from container.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:|| Screenplay, Cherien Dabis ; producer, Paul Barkin ... [et al.] ; music, Kareem Roustom ; cinematography, Tobias Datum ; editor, Keith Reamer.
|Participant or Performer Note:|| Hiam Abbass.
Nisreen Faour, Melkar Muallem, Hiam Abbass, Alia Shawkat.
|Summary:|| Muna Farah, a Palestinian single mom, struggles to maintain her optimistic spirit in the daily grind of intimidating West Bank checkpoints, the constant nagging of a controlling mother, and the haunting shadows of a failed marriage. Everything changes one day when she receives a letter informing her that her family has been granted a U.S. green card.
|Target Audience Note:|| Rating: PG-13; for brief drug use involving teens and some language.
|System Details Note:|| DVD, widescreen, Dolby digital.
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Dabis, Cherien. "Amreeka." United States : Virgil Films, 2009.