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El Sebou' [videorecording]: Egyptian Birth Ritual

a film by Fadwa El Guindi
Format
Video; DVD
Summary
The Egyptian ritual celebration of sebou, held on the seventh day after the birth of a child, is featured here. Observed by Muslim and Coptic families alike, this film brings us into the family home of new parents of twins (boy and girl), where the festivities, involving music and dance, are ongoing.
Director
Fadwa El Guindi; Ursula Koch
Performers
Narrator, Fadwa El Guindi.
Release Date
1986
Run Time
27 min.
Language
Dialogue in Arabic with narration and subtitles in English
Notes
Originally produced in 1986 by El Nil Research.
Variant Title
Egyptian birth ritual
Credits
Writer/director, Fadwa El Guindi ; associate director, Ursula Koch ; associate producer, Daphne Shuttleworth ; camera, Osman Mahmoud Osman ; sound, Tarik Osman ; editor, Luis Perez-Tolon.
Published
Watertown, MA : Documentary Educational Resources, [2007]
Related Resources
Watch online
Description
1 videodisc (27 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
DVD-R.
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