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Title Legacy of peace [videorecording] / the Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies presents ; produced, directed, and written by Faysal Burhan.

Publication Info. Palmdale, Calif. : Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies, 2014.


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Putnam County PL - Headquarters Stacks - PCGG-8  DVD 297.28 LEGACY    AVAILABLE
Description 1 videodisc (119 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
Playing Time 015900
Description two-dimensional moving image tdi rdacontent
video v rdamedia
videodisc vd rdacarrier
Physical Medium 4 3/4 in. rda
Description digital optical rda
NTSC rda
video file DVD video Region 0 rda
Motion picture
System Details DVD ; NTSC Region 0.
Performer Guest speakers: Robert Schuller, Sheik Salah Koftaru, John Esposito, Paul Tunkle, Muzamil Siddiqi, Rabbi Reuven Firestone, Hassan Hathout, Rabbi Ira Book, Imam W. Deen Mohammed, Ingrid Mattson, Imam Mohamad Bashar Arafat, Kasem Khaleel, Amir Husain, Afaf Marsot, Moustafa al-Qazwini, Nancy Lydick, and Sharon Kugler ; voiceover narrator, Peter Zipfel.
Credits Senior editor, Ron Greenwood ; editors, Donovan Taylor, Andrew Sock ; camera, Donovan Taylor ; music, Ara Antranik, George Hamad.
Summary Video documentary exploring the nature of Islam and its many dimensions. With the aid of experts from the world's three major religions, the documentary endeavors to dispel myths and misunderstandings about Islam. Topics covered include Islam's peaceful concepts and principles, the rise of Islam from early 600 AD, and Islam's contributions to science and math. Includes chronological time-lines, CGI animated maps and graphics, original works of art created for the documentary, and footage featuring scenes from around the world.
Contents Part 1. Introduction to Islam: Common ground/collaboration ; The beginning of the revelation/rise of ISlam ; Continuity of the messages of God ; The Qur'an and the teachings of Prophet Muhammed ; Muslims under torture and execution ; Peaceful approaches to violence ; Collaboration between Muslims and Christians ; Christians and Jews in the Qur'an ; The siege of Muslims and the genuine Christian act. -- Part 2. Outstanding achievements through peace: Muhammad's endeavor and journeys ; The constitution of Medina ; The social and urban development of the city ; Stae vs. religion ; The Meccans attack the Muslims in Medina ; No compulsion in religion ; Interpretation of the verses of the Holy Qur'an ; The meaning of the word "Jihad" ; War is dreadful : reconciliation and diplomacy ; Muhammad's marriages. -- Part 3. Building on rationality: Denouncing terrorism ; The rationale behind the Islamic law and the penal system ; Diplomacy and communication ; Fraternity of all people ; Fraternity of all perople ; The Muslim leader, Saladin and the Crusaders ; The status of women in Islam ; Limitation of polygamy. -- Part 4. Muslim contributions/faith at work: Early Muslim's contributions to the world ; Invention of the clock ; Establishing world wide trade ; Ship building, navigation and geography ; Invention of the check and municipal administration ; The birth of the sciences and the Renaissance ; Islam and the West ; Rationale for coexistence ; The legacy of peace.
Note No date on screen or on the container or disc label.
Based on information from the Center for Islamic studies website, production was completed in 2006 or 2007.
Language English with Arabic subtitles.
Subject Qur'an.
Qur'an. (OCoLC)fst01842877
Islam -- Apologetic works.
Islam -- Relations -- Judaism.
Islam -- Relations -- Christianity.
Judaism -- Relations -- Islam.
Christianity and other religions -- Islam.
Islam -- History.
Islam -- Doctrines.
Islam -- Social aspects.
Islam -- Influence.
Christianity. (OCoLC)fst00859599
Interfaith relations. (OCoLC)fst01353343
Islam. (OCoLC)fst00979776
Islam -- Doctrines. (OCoLC)fst00979787
Islam -- Influence. (OCoLC)fst00979810
Islam -- Social aspects. (OCoLC)fst00979847
Judaism. (OCoLC)fst00984280
Genre/Form Documentary films.
Apologetic writings. (OCoLC)fst01423698
Documentary films. (OCoLC)fst01710390
Educational films. (OCoLC)fst01726235
Feature films. (OCoLC)fst01710384
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Nonfiction films. (OCoLC)fst01710269
Feature films.
Educational films.
Nonfiction films.
Feature films.
Added Author Burhan, Faysal S., producer, director, screenwriter.
Greenwood, Ron, editor of moving image work.
Taylor, Donovon, editor of moving image work.
Sock, Andrew, editor of moving image work.
Antranik, Ara, composer.
Hamad, George, composer.
Schuller, Robert H. (Robert Harold), 1926-2015, commentator.
Koftaru, Salah, commentator.
Esposito, John L., commentator.
Tunkle, Paul, commentator.
Siddiqi, Muzammil, commentator.
Firestone, Reuven, 1952- commentator.
Book, Ira, commentator.
Hathout, Hassan, commentator.
Muhammad, Warith Deen, 1933-2008, commentator.
Mattson, Ingrid, commentator.
Arafat, Mohamad Bashar, commentator.
Khaleel, Kasem, commentator.
usain, ‘mir Liyqat, commentator.
Sayyid-Marsot, Afaf Lutfi, commentator.
Al-Qazwini, Moustafa, commentator.
Lydick, Nancy, commentator.
Kugler, Sharon, commentator.
Zipfel, Peter, narrator.
Institute of Arabic and Islamic Studies (Palmdale, Calif.), presenter, production company, distributor.
Note Container subtitle: Journey of learning and discovery
Additional container subtitle: Islam and its relationship with Christianity and Judaism
Standard No. 811204010203

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