Halfaouine [videorecording] = The rooftop hopper / Amorces diffusion presente Ahmed Attia, Hassen Daldoul and Eliane Stutterheim present a Cine Tele Films, France Media and Scarabee Films production with RTT, La Sept and WDR ; story and scenario, Ferid Boughedir ; director, Ferid Boughedir
- Additional Titles:
- Rooftop hopper and Title from container : Halfaouine : boy of the terraces
- New York, NY : Kino on Video, 
- Copyright Date:
- Physical Description:
- 1 videodisc (96 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Additional Creators:
- Boughedir, Ferid, Driss, Mohamed, Adueni, Mustafa, Ben-Abdallah, Rabiaa, Saidane, Fatma Ben, Catazaras, Hélène, Hadawi, Fathi Al., Kayass, Abdel Hamid, Anmar, Zehira Ben, Harrath, Ayssa, Boughedir, Selim, Barsky, George, Tlatli, Moufida, 1947-, Braham, Anouar, Jazi, Naama, Amorces (Firm), Cinétéléfilms (Firm), France Media (Firm), Scarabée Films, RTT (Firm), La SEPT (Firm), WDR (Firm), and Kino International Corporation
- Language Note:
- Arabic dialogue, English or Spanish subtitles.
- Noura is an inquisitive 13-year-old whose eyes are opened to his own sexual desires when he visits the local Turkish bathhouse with his mother. Gazing upon the spectacular array of unclothed women and girls, Noura begins to experience his first pangs of longing. But just as Noura is awakening to the pleasures of the fair sex, he risks being wrestled from their tender, affactionate companionship and being thrust into the callow and rigid company of men.
- Audience Notes:
- MPAA rating: Not rated.
- Originally released as a motion picture in 1990.
Special features: "Camera arabe (1987), a feature-length documentary on the history of Arab cinema, directed by Ferid Boughedir (w/English subtitles); stills gallery.
- Creation/Production Credits Note:
- Director of photography, George Barsky ; editor, Moufida Tlatli ; original music, Anouar Brahm ; costume designer, Naama Jazi.
- Participant/Performer Note:
- Mohamed Driss, Mustafa Adveni, Rabia Ben Abdallah, Fatma Ben Saidane, Hélène Catazaras, Fathi Al Hadawi, Abdel Hamid Kayass, Zehira Ben Anmar, Ayssa Harrath, Salim Boughedir.
- Technical Details:
- DVD, region 1, widescreen presentation.
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