The Resource Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician's Life in Peshawar, Pakistan, by John Baily

Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician's Life in Peshawar, Pakistan, by John Baily

Label
Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician's Life in Peshawar, Pakistan
Title
Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician's Life in Peshawar, Pakistan
Statement of responsibility
by John Baily
Contributor
Author
Contributor
Producer
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This film portrays aspects of an Afghan refugee's life - his living conditions in Peshawar and his longing to return to Herat. It is also about Amir's life as a professional musician and his relationships with other musicians in Peshawar
Cataloging source
UtOrBLW
Characteristic
videorecording
Date time place
Originally produced by Documentary Educational Resources in 1985
Language note
In English, Subtitles in English
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1931-1997
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Baily, John
  • Khan, Shah Wali
  • Amir Muhammad
  • Sultani, Ahmad Wali
  • Kanopy
Runtime
53
Series statement
Ethnographic Video Online, Volume 1
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  • Mohammad, Amir
  • Pakistani
  • Afghan
  • Economic conditions
  • Cultural change and history
  • Islam
  • Ethnomusicology
  • Musicians
  • Cultural identity
  • Refugees
Technique
live action
Label
Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician's Life in Peshawar, Pakistan, by John Baily
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 53 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1048780
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897766299
  • (OCoLC)897766299
  • (CaSfKAN)kan1048780
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other
Label
Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician's Life in Peshawar, Pakistan, by John Baily
Publication
Note
Title from title frames
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (1 video file, approximately 53 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
digital, .flv file, sound
Publisher number
1048780
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)897766299
  • (OCoLC)897766299
  • (CaSfKAN)kan1048780
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Video recording format
other

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