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Abbout Productions produces feature films and documentaries and supports Arabic-language movies with a distinctly Arab voice, expressing the identity of the region. The company was established in 1998 by...


Lebanon Factory - Call For Lebanese Filmmakers

10 June 2016


THE FACTORY is a Residency, Workshop and Short Film Concept initiated in 2012 by Dominique Welinski (DW), in partnership with the Director's Fortnight (La Quinzaine des Réalisateurs - Cannes), targeting young directors from all...

Maskoon Fantastic Film Festival - Call for Genre Arab Shorts

21 June 2016

Call for submissions- Maskoon Fantastic Film Festival

Have the chance to screen your short film at the first fantastic Film Festival in the Middle- East


Stray Bullet DVD release

27 December 2012


Stray Bullet directed by Georges Hachem starring Nadine Labaki, Takla Chamoun, Hind Taher, Badih...

Gate #5 theatrical release in Berlin

05 October 2012

Gate #5 will be released in Berlin cinemas starting October 9th

Gate #5 is a documentary directed by Simon El Habre

They were young, loved...

Ladder to Damascus - The Hollywood Reporter Review

15 September 2013

Acclaimed Syrian director Mohamad Malas speaks from the heart in the language of poetry. Filmed in the midst of armed conflict with bombs exploding near...

The Valley in competition at the Abu Dhabi Film Festival

08 October 2014

The Valley by Ghassan Salhab has been selected in the Narrative Competition at the 2014 Abu Dhabi Film Festival.

Following a car accident on...

The Valley: Could this be Greek new wave from Lebanon?

17 February 2015

This fascinating European-Middle Eastern co-production represents an important part in a strong (some might say admirable) commitment that the Berlinale...

The Valley by Ghassan Salhab receives a grant from the World Cinema Support

06 March 2013

The Valley by Ghassan Salhab has received a grant from the World Cinema Support

The World Cinema Support...

Yanoosak review

21 October 2010

What happens when a cheerful Swiss guy falls for a smoky-eyed Lebanese girl and follows her to Beirut? In ‘Yanoosak' (roughly, ‘You're so cute...

L’inoubliable 'Balle Perdue' de Georges Hachem

20 January 2011

Après avoir remporté le Muhr du meilleur film arabe au Festival international du film de Dubaï, 'Balle perdue' passe sur nos grands...

Je Veux Voir - Critique Premiere

03 December 2008

On a tous vu à la télé des images du Liban sous les bombes israéliennes à l'été 2006. Je veux voir...

Une Chanson Dans La Tête - Avoir A Lire Critique

13 August 2008

Quarante-cinq tours et puis s'en va. Les sourires retrouvés de Patrick Chesnais et du Liban méritent bien le déplacement.