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Habibi [videorecording]

S.Y. Films presents, with the participation of Zain Mobile Telecommunications ; directed, written and produced by Susan Youssef
Video; DVD
Habibi, a story of forbidden love, is set in Gaza. Two students in the West Bank are forced to return home to Gaza, where their love defies tradition. To reach his lover, Qays grafittis poetry across town. Habibi is a modern retelling of the famous ancient Sufi parable Majnun Layla. The full Arabic title is Habibi Rasak Kharban, which translates as "Darling, something's wrong with your head."
Susan Youssef
Maisa Abd Elhadi, Kais Nashif, Wardeh, Yosef Abu, Amer Khalil.
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78 min.
In Arabic with English subtitles
DVD extra: Virtual poetry book.
Variant Title
Habibi Rasak Kharban
Darling, something's wrong with your head
Edited by Susan Youssef and Man Kit Lam; original music by Menno Cruijsen; cinematography by P.J. Raval.
New York : S Y Films LLC, 2011.
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Public performance rights secured. PPR including circulation and public performance rights within the domain of the University of Virginia Education Services. No copies may be made of the Habibi DVD.
1 videodisc (78 min.) : sd, col. ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD; NTSC; 16:9.
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