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  • 5 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library DVD FIC THEEB (Text) 37500004211021 Movies Available -
LaGrange Co PL - LaGrange Main Library DVD FOREIGN FILM (Text) 30477100928864 Main Floor: DVD Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon DVD FF THE (Text) 34330513059759 AV - Foreign Film Movie Collection Available -
Plainfield-Guilford Twp PL - Plainfield DVD FOREIGN Theeb (Text) 31208911939876 audiovisual Available -
West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette DVD THE (Text) 31951004099153 Main Floor - DVDs Global Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (100 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: [New York, New York] : Film Movement, [2016]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally produced as a motion picture in 2014.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director, Naji Abu Nowar.
Participant or Performer Note:
Jacir Eid Al-hwietat, Hussein Salameh Al-sweilhiyeen, Hassan Mutlag Al-maraiyeh.
Summary, etc.:
1916. While war rages in the Ottoman Empire, Hussein raises his younger brother Theeb in a traditional Bedouin community that is isolated by the vast, unforgiving desert. The brothers' quiet existence is suddenly interrupted when a British Army officer and his guide ask Hussein to escort them to a water well located along the old pilgrimage route to Mecca. So as not to dishonor his recently deceased father, Hussein agrees to lead them on the long and treacherous journey.
System Details Note:
DVD; widescreen; surround sound.
Language Note:
Arabic dialogue; Spanish, English or French subtitles.
Subject: Bedouins > Saudi Arabia > Hejaz > Drama.
World War, 1914-1918 > Drama.
Teenage boys > Drama.
Genre: Feature films.
Action and adventure films.
Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Fiction films.

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