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Omar [videorecording] / a Zbros production ; of a Dubai Entertainment and Media Organisation co-production ; a film by Hany Abu-Assad ; produced by Waleed F. Zuaiter & David Gerson ; written, directed, and produced by Hany Abu-Assaid.

Abu-Assad, Hany, (film director,, screenwriter,, film producer.). Gerson, David, (film producer.). Zuaiter, Waleed F., (film producer,, actor.). Bakri, Adam, (actor.). Lubany, Leem, (actor.). Bisharat, Samer, (actor.). Hourani, Eyad, (actor.). Media Organisation, (production company.). ZBROS (Firm), (production company.). Dubai Entertainment (Firm), (production company.). Adopt Films, (film distributor.). Adam Bakri, Leem Lubany, Waleed F. Zuaiter, Samer Bisharat, Eyad Hourani. (Cast).

Available copies

  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library.

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Summary:

Omar is accustomed to dodging surveillance bullets to cross the separation wall to visit his secret love Nadia. But occupied Palestine knows neither simple love nor clear-cut war. When Omar is captured after a deadly act of resistance, he falls into a cat-and-mouse game with the military police. Suspicion and betrayal jeopardize his longtime trust with his childhood friends, but it's soon evident that everything he does is for his love of Nadia.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library DRAMA OMA DVD (Text) 37814003331551 STORAGE - AUDIOVISUAL DVD System_Only_3months 06/07/2021 Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 videodisc (98 minutes) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Distributor: [Long Island City, NY] : distributed by Adopt Films, [2014]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Originally released as a motion picture in 2013.
Creation/Production Credits Note:
Director of photography, Ehab Assal.
Participant or Performer Note:
Adam Bakri, Leem Lubany, Waleed F. Zuaiter, Samer Bisharat, Eyad Hourani.
Summary, etc.:
Omar is accustomed to dodging surveillance bullets to cross the separation wall to visit his secret love Nadia. But occupied Palestine knows neither simple love nor clear-cut war. When Omar is captured after a deadly act of resistance, he falls into a cat-and-mouse game with the military police. Suspicion and betrayal jeopardize his longtime trust with his childhood friends, but it's soon evident that everything he does is for his love of Nadia.
Target Audience Note:
[Not rated].
System Details Note:
DVD, widescreen (16:9) presentation; Dolby Digital stereo.
Language Note:
In Arabic with English subtitles.
Awards Note:
Academy Awards, USA 2014: Nominated, Best Foreign Language Film of the Year.
Subject: Palestinian Arabs > Social conditions > Drama.
Informers > Drama.
Soldiers > Israel > Drama.
Betrayal > Drama.
Palestine > Drama.
Genre: Thrillers (Motion pictures)
Romance films.
Political films.
Feature films.
Fiction films.
Foreign films.
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