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1.

Arabic Movie

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So many Israelis still wax nostalgic about that old Friday afternoon ritual, back in the times when television had just one channel. Everyone would watch the Arab movie of the week, but did anybody ever wonder how Israel's official TV station was able to transcend hostile boundaries to obtain these films, and why it insisted on showing movies made by "the enemy"? The Arabic-language movie from Egypt let some of us escape back to our original homeland, and let others peek out from our "villa in the jungle" and catch a glimpse of our neighbors across the border. But most of us didn't really want to see the people whose culture, anguish, and aspirations were reflected on our screens. "Arab Movie" brings us the stars and the songs, the convoluted plots, and that fleeting moment when we s [...]
DVD
2015
Clemons (Stacks)
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Egypt in Crisis: The Inside Story of a Revolution Gone Wrong

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It took 80 years to rise to power, but now, after only 12 months, the Muslim Brotherhood has been ousted by its longtime foe-the Egyptian military. In a special FRONTLINE report, Middle East Correspondents Martin Smith and Charles Sennott examine the rise and rapid fall of Egypt₂s Muslim Brotherhood. With unique access to the Brotherhood₂s leadership, FRONTLINE follows the Islamist movement as it plots its next move.
DVD
2013
Clemons (Stacks)
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Revolution in Cairo

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In response to the turmoil in Cairo, Frontline presents a special edition of its new newsmagazine-format program, Revolution in Cairo, about the demonstrations and political unrest on the streets of Cairo. This program contains graphic imagery and descriptions of police abuse. Viewer discretion is advised.
DVD
2011
Clemons (Stacks)
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Legacy: The Origins of Civilization

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This six part series explores the influence on ancient culture on our lives today. Host Michael Wood visits the ancient cities and great ports of India and China, the deserts of Egypt and Iraq, the Mexico of the Inca, Aztec and Mayan peoples, the Greek and Roman monuments of Europe and the jungles of Central America searching for the living legacies of these once great civilizations. The series traces how the institutions that arose with urban civilization 5,000 years ago, such as organized religion, bureaucratic government and international trade are still affecting the political and cultural mindset of many parts of the world today.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Egyptian Secrets of the Afterlife

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New excavations are revealing more than we've ever known about what the Egyptians knew they'd encounter on their afterlife journey. Today, Dr. Zahi Hawass is excavating a mysterious tunnel at the very bottom of Seti's tomb, a perilous tunnel dug far below the surface of the Earth. On a true Indiana Jones-style quest, Dr. Hawass will put his own life in jeopardy for the sake of discovery.
DVD
2009
Clemons (Stacks)
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Discovery Atlas: Complete Collection

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Explores the people and landscapes of various countries worldwide.
DVD
2009; 2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Richard Bangs' Adventures With Purpose Egypt: Quest for the Lord of the Nile

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Voyage up the Nile River for an Egyptian adventure unlike any other in high definition. Experience the searing heat of the desert and the thriving modern cities. See Alexandria and Cairo, go inside the pyramids at Giza, explore the chambers and tombs in the Valley of the Kings, and discover why Egypt's culture is bound to the river and its creatures, specifically the crocodile god, Sobek.
DVD
2009; 2008
Clemons (Stacks)
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Secrets of Egypt's Lost Queen

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Discover how top archaeologists use cutting-edge forensic techniques to unravel the mystery of Queen Hatshepsut's life and death, and unearth her fascinating story that has remained buried for 3,000 years.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Digging for the Truth

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Host, explorer and survival expert Josh Bernstein takes a fresh look at the world's greatest ancient mysteries and puts adventure back into history as he travels to some of the most intriguing, remote and physically challenging locations in the world.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Engineering Egypt: How Egypt's Two Greatest Pharoahs Built Their Way to Immortality

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Discover how Egypt's two greatest Pharaohs - Khufu and Ramesses II - built their way to immortality through architectural marvels including the temples of Abu Simbel and the Great Pyramid of Giza.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Nefertiti and the Lost Dynasty

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Explore new clues surrounding the 3,000 year-old mystery of the disapearance of Queen Nefertiti - history's most beloved and despised queen.
DVD
2007
Clemons (Stacks)
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Digging for the Truth: The Complete Season 1

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The complete season 1 journeys to the most intriguing and dangerous places on Earth - from the Andes Mountains on a quest for El Dorado to Ethiopia on the trail of the Ark of the Covenant to Queen Nefertiti's tomb.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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King Tut: The Face of Tutankhamun

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Discover the truth behind the curse and craze, the fame, and the fortune that surrounds the discovery of the tomb of Tutankhamun, Egypt's most notorious Pharoh. Retrace the footsteps of the archeologists in search of the facts behind the legend.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Egypt: Engineering an Empire

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This documentary explores Egypt's awe-inspiring engineering accomplishments through the prism of its pharaohs' indomitable personalities. As Egypt's pharaohs alternately conquered and ceded vast expanses of land, they pushed their royal architects to stretch the boundaries of imagination and human potential, in effect inventing the science of structural engineering. Follow the empire's development from the First Dynasty of 3000 BC through the last days of the reign of Ramses the Great in 1212 BC, from dazzling obelisks to the 700-foot Great Pyramid of Giza.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Secrets of the Rosetta Stone

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In 1799, French troops near the Egyptian town of Rosetta discovered an ancient basalt slab that would prove to be key to unlocking Egypt's many mysteries. Carved in 196 BC, the Rosetta stone bears a decree given by the Egyptian King Ptolemy V in three different scripts--hieroglyphics, Demotic Egyptian, and Greek. In this program, trace the work of many dedicated scholars who attempted to break the stone's code, and learn the story behind the brilliant Jean-François Champollion who finally made a breakthrough in 1824.
DVD
2006; 1997
Clemons (Stacks)
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King Tutankhamun: The Mystery Unsealed

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Journey into the final resting place of a boy who ruled an empire, an ancient tomb filled with jewels, statues and gold beyond imagining--and a deadly curse for all who dared to enter.
DVD
2006
Clemons (Stacks)
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Walking the Bible: With Bruce Feiler

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Follows author Bruce Feiler as he journeys by foot, jeep, rowboat, and camel through some of the greatest stories ever told, the five books of Moses. Begins in the holy city of Jerusalem and travels to a possible site of the garden of Eden on the banks of the Tigris and Euphrates in Turkey. Climbs Mt. Ararat in search of Noah's ark and explores the sulfurous land by the Dead Sea, with its salt pillars called "Lot's wife." Visits the ancient ruins of Egyptian cities where the Israelites were said to toil under an oppressive pharaoh and examines the harsh environment of the Sinai, where the Israelites wandered for forty years. Intersperses dramatic scripture readings to bring viewers closer to the biblical settings.
DVD
2006; 2005
Clemons (Stacks)
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Modern Marvels: Egyptian Pyramids

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In Hollywood, they are home to killer mummies and booby traps. Now, separate fact from fantasy with this tour of the Egyptian Pyramids, which traces the rise of one of the ultimate accomplishments of the Ancient World.
DVD
2005; 2003
Clemons (Stacks)
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Al-Ayyām

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A dramatic series based on the autobiography of the famous Egyptian writer, Taha Hussein.
DVD
2005; 1974
Clemons (Stacks)
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Egypt's Golden Empire

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Examines the rise and fall of Egypt's New Kingdom, 1560 B.C. to 1080 B.C.
DVD
2005; 2001
Clemons (Stacks)