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The Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts

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Title
The Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts
Names
Drake, Alfred, 1914-1992 (Speaker)
Kittani, Ismat, 1929- (Speaker)
Jassim, Nour El-Diin (Director)
Khouri, Joseph (Choreographer)
Oliver, Federico (Director)
Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts (Performer)
United Nations (Producer)
Collection

General Dance Video Archive

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1981
Place: United Nations
Publisher: United Nations Television
Table of Contents
The Preamble to the Universal Declaration of Human Rights / spoken by Alfred Drake (ca. 5 min.) -- Statement (ca. 6 min.) by Ismat Kittani of Iraq, president of the thirty-sixth session of the General Assembly -- A selection of music and dances from Iraq (ca. 46 min.) / direction, Nour El-Diin Jassim ; choreography, Joseph Khouri ; performed by the Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts.
Library locations
Jerome Robbins Dance Division
Shelf locator: *MGZIDF 8091
Genres
Television programs
Special events television coverage
Filmed dance
Filmed performances
Excerpts
Music
Speeches
Notes
Statement of responsibility: produced by United Nations Television ; directed for television by Federico Oliver.
Content: Title from accompanying program.
Creation/production credits: Executive producer, Peter Hollander ; supervising producer, Martin Bunnel ; concert coordinator, Marilyn Posnick.
Venue: Recorded in performance in New York at the United Nations on Human Rights Day, 1981.
Physical Description
Videocassette
Extent: 1 videocassette (Betacam SP) (63 min.) : sound, color ; 1/2 in.
Description
Excerpts from a telecast of a concert of international music and dance commemorating Human Rights Day. Following the telecast, candid footage (ca. 5 min.) at the end of the tape depicts the troupe and dignitaries in greetings and a photo session.
Type of Resource
Moving image
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: NYPY95-F219
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12176503
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 22fa8af0-88c7-0138-3e33-7983d52c277e
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1914: Creator Born
  • 1981: Created
  • 1992: Creator Died
  • 2020: Digitized
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1981. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b592e4d8-062f-473b-bace-686e90a27555

Chicago/Turabian Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. "The Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 8, 2020. http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b592e4d8-062f-473b-bace-686e90a27555

APA Format

Jerome Robbins Dance Division, The New York Public Library. (1981). The Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts Retrieved from http://digital.gallery.nypl.org/items/b592e4d8-062f-473b-bace-686e90a27555

Wikipedia Citation

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The Iraqi National Troupe for Folkloric Arts