The Resource A sinner in Mecca, director, Parvez Sharma, (videorecording)

A sinner in Mecca, director, Parvez Sharma, (videorecording)

Label
A sinner in Mecca
Title
A sinner in Mecca
Statement of responsibility
director, Parvez Sharma
Contributor
Film director
Publisher
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For a gay filmmaker, filming in Saudi Arabia presents two serious challenges: filming is forbidden in the country and homosexuality is punishable by death. For filmmaker Parvez Sharma, however, these were risks he had to assume as he embarked on his Hajj pilgrimage. He brings back the story of the religion like it has never been told before, having endured the biggest jihad there is: the struggle with the self
Cataloging source
lbi
Characteristic
videorecording
Dewey number
297.0811
Intended audience
E
Language note
  • English
  • Closed-captioned for the hearing impaired
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sharma, Parvez.
  • Alive Mind Cinema
Runtime
79
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gay men
  • Human rights
  • Islam
  • Muslim pilgrims and pilgrimages
Target audience
general
Technique
live action
Label
A sinner in Mecca, director, Parvez Sharma, (videorecording)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (79 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329203955
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
K20395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00298852
  • 841851
System details
DVD; 2.0 Stereo; all regions
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD
Label
A sinner in Mecca, director, Parvez Sharma, (videorecording)
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from container
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
  • vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
mixed
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 inches
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (79 minutes)
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other control number
738329203955
Other physical details
sound, colour
Publisher number
K20395
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • av00298852
  • 841851
System details
DVD; 2.0 Stereo; all regions
Terms governing use
For private home use only.
Video recording format
DVD

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