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Ancient Mysteries, Sacred Rites And Rituals
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produced by Filmroos Inc., in Ancient Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 1 hour 12 mins
Examines the origins of ancient rites and rituals of different cultures. Shows how these sacred rites relate to each other and to the rituals of the modern world.
produced by Filmroos Inc., in Ancient Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1996), 1 hour 12 mins
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Ancient Mysteries, Sacred Places
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produced by Filmroos Inc., in Ancient Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
When the pyramids were being built and Stonehenge was new, the world was a magical and mysterious place. Throughout the world, man built incredible monuments and mysterious buildings to mark the passing of time and kings, to track the movements of the heavens, to glorify their gods and celebrate their victories. S...
produced by Filmroos Inc., in Ancient Mysteries (New York, NY: A&E Television Networks, 1997), 1 hour 2 mins
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Angkor Wat
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produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
A story about the temples at Angkor.
produced by National Geographic Film & Television (District of Columbia: National Geographic, 2015), 2 mins
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Angry Monk
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(Icarus Films, 2006), 1 hour 37 mins

Gendun Choephel (1903-1951) is a legendary figure in Tibet, not simply because he was believed to be the reincarnation of a famous Buddhist lama but also because this promising young monk eventually turned his back on monastic life and became a fierce critic of his country's religious conservatism, cultural isolat...

(Icarus Films, 2006), 1 hour 37 mins
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Another Pakistan
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directed by Nigel Jay; produced by Nigel Jay (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour
This is a Pakistan the rest of the world never sees: colourful, musical and vibrant. Another Pakistan takes a different look at a country widely perceived as backward, dangerous and a hotbed for terrorism, driven by Islamic fundamentalism at odds with the modern age. British Pakistani businesswoman Nighat Awan f...
directed by Nigel Jay; produced by Nigel Jay (Brighton, England: Electric Sky, 2012), 1 hour
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Arabs, a Living History, 1, The Making of the Arabs
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produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 54 mins
The first film in this series introduces the viewer to the rich variety of life, opinion and history that exists in the region known as the Arab World; the lands which stretch from the mountains of Morocco to the deserts of the Arabian Peninsula, from the Valley of the Nile to the Eastern shores of the Mediterrane...
produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 1 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 54 mins
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Arabs, a Living History, 2, Between Two Worlds
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directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
Abdelmalek Tazi is trying to run a modern business in the ancient city of Fez, Morocco. He describes the conflicts of raising children in the modern world while instilling the deep tradition of Arab family values.
directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 2 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 52 mins
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Arabs, a Living History, 3, The City Victorious?
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directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 1 hour 2 mins
One young man's exodus from an arduous farmers life in the village to the prospect of a better and more exciting life in the city of Cairo. He observes the struggle and hopes of workers living in villages and cities.
directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 3 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 1 hour 2 mins
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Arabs, a Living History, 4, Power of the Word
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directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 4 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 54 mins
War-torn Lebanon is the meeting place, refuge and publishing center of contemporary intellectual thought in the Arab word. We discover the origins of Arab theatre and poetry, but above all how Arab writers respond to the challenges of the modern world.
directed by Colin Luke, 1946-; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 4 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 54 mins
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Arabs, a Living History, 5, New Knowledge for Old
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directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 51 mins
The oil-generated wealth of the past twenty years has transformed Kuwait, once a small community of traders, fishermen and pearl divers into a thriving modern city-state. It's a place to which scholars and scientists now come to share in the new technological opportunities.
directed by Geoff Dunlop, fl. 1989; produced by David Collison, in Arabs, a Living History, 5 (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1986), 51 mins
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