List of Films for the Film Review

Umm Kulthum: A Voice Like Egypt (Music Course Reserve MUSDVD1672)

Afghan Star (available electronically through CLIO

Amir: An Afghan Refugee Musician’s Life in Peshawar, Pakistan (available electronically through CLIO

Back Vocal (Directed by Mojtaba Mirtahmasb)

Crossing the Bridge: The Sound of Istanbul (Music Course Reserve DVD24762)

Heavy Metal in Baghdad Butler (Media Research Collection, 208 Butler Non-Circulating DVD12687)

Niwemang / Half moon (Butler Media circulating DVD15930)

Nobody Knows about Persian Cats (Butler Media Research Collection, 208 Butler Non-Circulating DVD14580)

Rabindranath Tagore. 1961. Directed by Satyajit Ray. Films Division, Government of India. (available on YouTube -

Raga. 1991. Shankar, Ravi (This is on reserve for Asian Music Humanities course MUSDVD1396)

Singing Between Two Worlds: Learning Traditional Music in the Heart of Modern India. Directed by Ian Hardy. Filmakers Library, 2002. (available here:

The Apu Trilogy by Satyajit Ray (films in the trilogy include: Pather Panchali, Aparajito, Apur Sansar) (Butler Media Research Collection, 208 Butler (Non-Circ) DVD28900 - DVD28954)

This is Music: Reclaiming an Untouchable Drum. Directed by Zoe Sherinian. Sherinian Productions LLC, 2011. (Available for streaming:

We Loved Each Other So Much (available on CLIO