Item Details

Le Collier Perdu de la Colombe (the Dove's Lost Necklace)

Format
Online; Online Video; Video
Type
Drama; Feature Films; Fiction Films; Melodramas (Motion Pictures)
Date
2008; 1991
Duration
1:26:21
Summary
The story revolves around Hassan, who is studying Arabic calligraphy from a grand master. Coming across a fragment of manuscript, Hassan goes in search of the missing pieces, believing that once he finds them, he will learn the secrets of love. With the help of Zin, a lovers go-between, he meets the beautiful Aziz, Princess of Samarkand. After encountering wars, a battle between false prophets and an ancient curse, he learns that an entire lifetime would not suffice for him to learn the many dimensions of love.
Publisher
Typecast Releasing
Language
Arabic
English
Notes
Part 2 of Nacer Khemirs desert trilogy, along with Wanderers of the desert (1986) and BabAziz (2005).
Originally released as a motion picture in 1991.
Cinematography, Georges Barsky ; music composed by Jean-Claude Petit.
Navin Chowdhry, Walid Arakji, Ninar Esber, Noureddine Kasbaoui, Jamil Joudi.
In Arabic, with English subtitles.
Locarno International Film Festival, Jury Prize; Namur Film Festival, Best Screenplay.
Collection
Robertson Media Center Streaming Content
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