Search
  
Back
Umm Kulthum: A Voice Like Egypt
 : Umm Kulthum: A Voice Like Egypt



directed by: Michal Goldman


Availability: Usually ships in 24 hours

Price: $24.99
as of 12/14/2017 05:11 EST

This item ships for FREE with Super Saver Shipping.
Aspect Ratio: 1.33:1
Audience Rating: Unrated (Not Rated)
Binding: DVD
EAN: 0643519118899
Format: Full Screen, Color, Dolby, NTSC
Item Dimensions: 5377530575
Label: AFD
Languages: ArabicOriginal LanguageEnglishOriginal LanguageEnglishUnknown
Manufacturer: AFD
Number Of Discs: 1
Number Of Items: 1
Publisher: AFD
Region Code: 1
Release Date: January 09, 2007
Running Time: 67 minutes
Studio: AFD




Related Items: Browse for similar items by category: Click to Display



Editorial Review:

Product Description:


She had the musicality of Ella Fitzgerald, the public presence of Eleanor Roosevelt and the audience of Elvis Presley.



Born a peasant at the turn of the last century, legendary Egyptian singer Umm Kulthum earned a position of great wealth and influence. She was a powerful symbol, first of the aspirations of her country, and then of the entire Arab world. Four million people filled the streets of Cairo for her funeral in 1975, and to this day her songs outsell those of many contemporary Arab female vocalists.



Narrated by Omar Sharif, Umm Kulthum, A Voice Like Egypt takes viewers into her home village and to the streets and cafes of Cairo where she lived and worked. Featuring concert footage, film clips and interviews with the famed singer's friends and colleagues, Goldman's documentary places the life and career of Umm Kulthum in the context of the epic story of 20th century Egypt.



DVD Features:


  • Umm Kulthum Filmography
  • Insightful New Director Commentary
  • Production Photo Gallery
  • 'Fatma' movie trailer
  • Audio: English, Arabic
  • Subtitles: English








  • Reviews
    Average Rating: none





    Home | Reviews | Artists | Video | Shop | Links | Contact Us
    Ebizagenda.com | Cozmik Toys | Indigo Tunes | Taliesin Records | In Association With Amazon.com | Endless.com
    Copyright 2010-2014 CD Maximum
    CD Maximum Metal and Rock Video
        View Cart / Checkout  
       Shop  
        Airsoft  
        Apparel  
        Automotive  
        Baby  
        Beauty  
        Books  
        Computers  
        DVD  
        Electronics  
        Hobby Shop  
        Jewelry  
        Kitchen & House  
        Magazines  
        Music  
        Musical Instruments  
        Office Products  
        Outdoor Living  
        Software  
        Photo  
        Sporting Goods  
        Studio Equipment  
        Tools & Equipment  
        Toys  
        Video Games