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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...


Tramontane awarded the 22nd Rail D'Or Award

27 May 2016

After a great reception in Cannes during its Critics Week screening, Tramontane has been awarded the 22nd Rail D'Or Award, a prize that has been presented for several years by the French railway workers for their favorite film in the Critic's Week.


Tramontane's Journey From Lebanon To Cannes

27 May 2016

Vatche Boulghourjian's debut feature Tramontane made its world premiere in Critics' Week at Cannes on Tuesday. The film, about a blind man on the trail of his origins in post-war Lebanon, took four years to make. The following is a chronological account on the making of...


Nadim Mishlawi awarded at the Academy of Arts in Berlin

04 February 2013

The Akademie der Künste (Academy of Arts in Berlin) has announced this years winners of the Art Prize. Lebanese filmmaker

Melodrama Habibi - Variety Review

05 August 2008

After a '70s-inspired animated opening, Tamba quickly sets two apparently mutually exclusive worlds on a collision course. In Paris, former crooner Bruno...

« Lebanese Rocket Society » : un hommage aux rêveurs

13 March 2013

L'exposition de Joana Hadjithomas et Khalil Joreige attire une foule à la galerie CRG de New York.

Rien n'arrête l'ascension...

Stable Unstable - Screen Daily Review

12 December 2013

A delightfully made drama - with some rather nice subtle comedy elements - Stable Unstable (Talih Nezil) is a classy and impressively structured film that...

La Montagne de Ghassan Salhab au festival de Toronto

19 September 2011

300 films pour un seul festival, c'est beaucoup. C'est ce que proposait cette année le festival de Toronto, où l'on trouve vraiment de tout...

Gate #5 and Sector Zero screening at "Ecrans du réel" Metropolis Cinema

20 March 2012

Gate #5 by Simon El Habre and Sector Zero by Nadim Mishlawi will...

The Lebanese Rocket Society at the Doha Tribeca Film Festival

31 October 2012

The Lebanese Rocket Society by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige will have its MENA Premiere at the 2012 Doha Tribeca Film Festival.

In the 60s...

La journée particulière d’une femme au Liban

23 November 2011

Avec la sortie de Balle perdue, œuvre centrale d’un triptyque cinématographique, 
le cinéaste libanais Georges Hachem...

A Perfect Day - Critique Premiere

28 February 2006

Ce jour-la, Malek et sa mère se résignent à signer les papiers qui entérineront, dès le lendemain, la mort de leur...

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...