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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...

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The Valley at the MoMA

25 August 2015

The Valley by Ghassan Salhab will have its New York premiere at the MoMa part of the AFAC Cultural Week.

The screenings will take place on:

Thursday, September 24, 2015, 7:45 p.m - Theater 2 (The Roy and Niuta Titus Theater 2), T2

Sunday...

A Time To Rest by Myriam el Hajj awarded the Special Jury Prize at FIDADOC

11 May 2015

The Special jury prize of the FIDADOC (Agadir International Documentary Festival) is awarded to A Time to Rest by Myriam el Hajj.

Synopsis:

Beirut 2013. My uncle Riad and his friends, all veterans of the Christian militias in...

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Pictures of Syrians in Crisis

09 September 2013

TORONTO: In large part, Mohamad Malas' "Ladder to Damascus" is what a casual observer might expect: a film about a country in crisis. Given the political...

Nadim Mishlawi: Behind the Walls of “Sector Zero”

07 April 2012

Nadim Mishlawi's directorial debut Sector Zero premiered in December 2011 at the Dubai International Film...

Documentary maker Simon El Habre about how important funding from DIFF has been for his career

10 December 2011

While the red carpets and "We Love Tom" placards may make most of the headlines, behind the scenes at the Dubai International Film Festival over the past few...

Toronto: Hollywood Won't Touch Syria Crisis

09 September 2013

As two dramas about the conflict vie for attention at TIFF, normally outspoken actors and filmmakers on hand for the fest remain conspicuously mum on the...

Stable Unstable - Production Video #2: Building a Bookshelf

20 January 2012

Check out this new Production Video from Mahmoud Hojeij's Stable Unstable.

Starring Camille Salemeh, Fadi Abi Samra, Nada Abou Farhat, Hassan Mrad...

A Time To Rest by Myriam el Hajj awarded the Special Jury Prize at FIDADOC

11 May 2015

The Special jury prize of the FIDADOC (Agadir International Documentary Festival) is awarded to A Time to Rest by Myriam el...

Lebanese Rocket Society - Critique Critikat

02 May 2013

Dans les années 1960, un groupe de scientifiques aurait construit et lancé une fusée au Liban, avant que le gouvernement n'intime...

Lebanese Rocket Society at the Toronto International Film Festival

15 August 2012

Lebanese Rocket Society by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige will be having its world premiere at the 2012 Toronto...

Sector Zero and Gate #5 at the 8th Dubai International Film Festival

07 December 2011

Two new documentaries produced by Abbout Productions will premiere in competition at the 8th Dubai International Film Festival: 

"Je veux voir" : la star sur le champ de bataille

02 December 2008

C'est une figure souvent moquée : l'acteur vedette qui passe très vite en un pays marqué par le malheur - George Clooney au Soudan...