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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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Beyond the Veil, 2, Holy Warriors
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directed by Ludo Poppe, fl. 2004-2014; produced by George Matta, fl. 1998 and Pascal Decroos, fl. 1998, Mundovision Ltd. and Kanakna Documentary, in Beyond the Veil, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 58 mins
The Holy Warriors examines the reasons for more radical interpretations of the Quran in Algeria, Egypt, Palestine, Jordan, Pakistan and Afghanistan. Analysis of the jihad helps Westerners perceive why some Muslims believe that they can escape Westernization only through violence, how one man's terrorism may be ano...
directed by Ludo Poppe, fl. 2004-2014; produced by George Matta, fl. 1998 and Pascal Decroos, fl. 1998, Mundovision Ltd. and Kanakna Documentary, in Beyond the Veil, 2 (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1998), 58 mins
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Crusades (2012), Episode 3, Victory and Defeat
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directed by James Gray, fl. 2011; presented by Thomas Asbridge, 1969-; produced by James Gray, fl. 2011, 360 Production, in Crusades (2012), Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 51 mins

Historical documentary series. Dr Thomas Asbridge reveals that the outcome of these holy wars was decided not on the hallowed ground of Jerusalem, but in Egypt.

ABOUT THE SERIES

Bloody and brutal, the Crusades were meant to be the religious wars to end all others. Except they didn’t, and in modern times, their h...

directed by James Gray, fl. 2011; presented by Thomas Asbridge, 1969-; produced by James Gray, fl. 2011, 360 Production, in Crusades (2012), Episode 3 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2012), 51 mins
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Egypt: The Fear and the Faith
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produced by Journeyman Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 41 mins
The Fear and the Faith exposes persecution of Christians in Egypt as Moslem fundamentalism continues to grow. Never before has this important story been filmed. The conflict between Christians and Moslems is the most sensitive issue in Egypt. Both the Church and the Egyptian government have created a wall of silen...
produced by Journeyman Pictures (New York, NY: Filmakers Library, 1996), 41 mins
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Horizon, Season 51, Episode 11, Animal Mummies: Egypt's Dark Secret
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directed by Jon Eastman, fl. 2010; produced by Jon Eastman, fl. 2010, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 51, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 52 mins

Investigating the use of modern medical technology to scan Egyptian animal mummies from museums across the world. By creating 3D images of their content, experts are discovering the truth about the role animals played in ancient Egyptian belief.

This episode of Horizon also meets the scientists working in Egypt wh...

directed by Jon Eastman, fl. 2010; produced by Jon Eastman, fl. 2010, British Broadcasting Corporation, in Horizon, Season 51, Episode 11 (London, England: BBC Worldwide, 2015), 52 mins
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Islam Is The Solution
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directed by Rob Hof (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 27 mins
Threats, murders and bloody attacks in the name of Islam - the phenomenon can be seen throughout the Islamic world. ISLAM IS THE SOLUTION is a film about the background to Islamic fundamentalism. It is set in Egypt, a country now confronted by a powerful fundamentalist movement. The film shows meetings, open discu...
directed by Rob Hof (Falls Church, VA: Landmark Media, 1995), 27 mins
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Wonderful World, Part 1, Ancient Sites, Part 1
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produced by KM Records, in Wonderful World, Part 1 (New York, NY: Big Media, 2009), 21 mins
Where do you travel to see the best thing that our planet has in store for you? Where do you get the most awesome collection of wildlife, its most supreme civilisations and cultures? Whether you prefer to get the thrill of it from the comfortable confines of your home, or take a journey to savour it yourself, Wond...
produced by KM Records, in Wonderful World, Part 1 (New York, NY: Big Media, 2009), 21 mins
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