The Resource Santa Claus in Baghdad, (electronic resource)

Santa Claus in Baghdad, (electronic resource)

Label
Santa Claus in Baghdad
Title
Santa Claus in Baghdad
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
ara
Summary
It's a story about sacrifices, the social order of society, and the power of a simple gift. Santa Claus in Baghdad is a story about giving set in modern-day Iraq.Amal is a sixteen-year old girl who has fallen a year behind in school due to illness. When she learns that her favorite teacher is leaving, she recruits her classmates to decide on a going-away present for him. Meanwhile, her little brother, Bilal, thinks that their uncle, who will be visiting soon from the United States, is actually Santa Claus. He would like nothing more that to receive a toy car from this visitor from far away. When Bilal's anticipation turns to disappointment after a family dinner, his father decides to make a significant sacrifice to make his son happy. After much searching, and a sacrifice of her own, Amal finally finds the perfect book for her teacher. It is only after he opens the book that Amal learns of the power of generosity
Cataloging source
Midwest
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Directed by Raouf Zaki
Intended audience
NRT
PerformerNote
Tamara Dhia, John Rahal Sarrouf, Dody Eid, Nora Armani, Demosthenes Chrysan, Manny Piatos, David Zaki
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Zaki, Raouf
  • Marston, Elsa
  • hoopla digital
Runtime
39
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Short films
  • Middle East
  • Arab countries
Target audience
juvenile
Technique
live action
Label
Santa Claus in Baghdad, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11322447
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 39 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT11322447
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
11322447
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Santa Claus in Baghdad, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
  • tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
MWT11322447
Dimensions
  • other
  • unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file (approximately 39 min.))
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col.
Publisher number
MWT11322447
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Stock number
11322447
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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