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The skyjacker's tale / director, Jamie Kastner.

Kastner, Jamie, (film director.). Ali, Ishmael Muslim. (Added Author). Strand Releasing (Firm), (publisher.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Hagerstown Jefferson Twp PL - Hagerstown DVD SKYJ (Text) 39213000806681 Adult DVDs Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (75 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: Culver City, CA : Strand Releasing, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note: Title from sell sheet.
Originally produced in 2016.
Wide screen.
Bonus features: filmmaker interview; original theatrical trailer; Other Strand trailers.
Summary, etc.: Ishmael Muslim Ali was convicted of murdering eight people at a golf course in the U.S. Virgin Islands. After years of trying to get his conviction overturned, he took matters into his own hands and hijacked an airplane full of messengers to Cuba on New Year's Eve in 1984 and got away with it. It captures Ali's first interview since the hijacking and includes never before seen footage. Is he a heartless criminal or a victim? The audience must decide.
System Details Note: DVD.
Language Note: Subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH).
Subject: Ali, Ishmael Muslim.
Hijacking of aircraft > United States Virgin Islands.
American Airlines Flight 626 Hijacking Incident, 1984.
Genre: Documentary films.
Biographical films.
Crime films.
Nonfiction films.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.

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