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Title Bab'Aziz [videorecording] = Bb ‘Azz : The prince who contemplated his soul / directed by Nacer Khemir, screenwriting by Tonino Guerra and Nacer Khemir

Publ Info Seattle, Wash. : Typecast, [2009]
©2009
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT PN1997 .B23 2009 c.2  MISSING
 RWU Main Audio-Visual  AV DEPT PN1997 .B23 2009    AVAILABLE
Descript 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in
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Note Originally produced in Tunisia and Iran in 2005
Special features: "Nacer Khemir's Desert trilogy" featurette (c2008, 32 min.); trailer (2 min.); photo gallery (16 images)
Produced by Cyriac Auriol and Ali-Reza Shojanoori ; music by Armand Amar ; cinematography by Mahmoud Kalari
DVD
In Arabic and Farsi with English subtitles
Parviz Shahinkhou, Maryam Hamid, Golshifteh Farahani, Hossein Panahi
Bab'Aziz (Bb ‘Azz), a very old blind dervish is on his way to a place unknown where a Sufi gathering is to take place. Guiding him across a sea of sand is his granddaughter Ishtar, a little girl, who loves her grandpa but who is afraid they might never reach their destination, all the more as the meeting is organized only once every thirty years. But Bab'Aziz is undeterred. He knows that if he "listens to the infinite silence of the desert with his heart" he will find the place. While making their way, they meet strange persons and Bab'Aziz tells Ishtar strange tales
LC subject Dervishes -- Drama
Older blind people -- Drama
Grandfathers -- Drama
Granddaughters -- Drama
Motion pictures, Arabic
Motion pictures, Iranian
Feature films -- Tunisia. lcgft
Add Author Khemir, Nacer
Guerra, Tonino
Auriol, Cyriac
Shojanoori, Ali-Reza
Farhn, Gulshftah, 1983-
Shahinkhou, Parviz
Hamid, Maryam
Panh, usayn
Amar, Armand
Kalari, Mahmoud
Typecast Films (Firm)
Alt Title Le prince qui contemplait son ame
Bb ‘Azz
Prince who contemplated his soul
ISBN/ISSN 643519121394