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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...


Directors announced for Lebanon Factory

21 September 2016

After Taiwan, Nordic, Chile and South Africa, Lebanon Factory will open 2017 Directors Fortnight in Cannes with 4 short films cowritten and co-directed by 8 directors: 4 Lebanese and 4 foreign ones from Portugal, Costa Rica, Bosnia Herzegovina and France.

The Four...

Trêve by Myriam Hage wins jury award at Arkipel 4th Jakarta Int. Doc & Exp Film Fest

04 October 2016

A Time To Rest by Myriam Hage wins the jury award at Arkipel 4th Jakarta Int. Doc & Exp Film Fest.

"The Juror greatly appreciates how this documentary presents, frames, and includes personal perspectives in a historical wound neatly hidden inside ourselves and...


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...

Stable Unstable - Production Video #1: Set Construction

13 January 2012

Shooting on Mahmoud Hojeij's Stable Unstable is underway.

Every week, we will be revealing more about the movie. This first Production Video...

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...

غسان سلهب الباحث عن الكيمياء

22 October 2014

Arab auteurs go global at Cannes after revolt chaos

13 May 2011

CANNES, France: Riding the wave of the Arab Spring, Egyptian film star Khaled Abol Naga and his international backers have launched a revolutionary bid to...

Balle Perdue - Critique Ecran Large

23 November 2011

Nul besoin d'être au Liban pour parler d'amour, de mariage ou de séparation. Ces questions traversent par essence toute société...

The Valley wins the best director award at Abu Dhabi

01 November 2014

Ghassan Salhab was awarded the "Best Director Of The Arab World" prize for his latest film The Valley at the Abu Dhabi International Film...

Sector Zero at Sheffield Doc/Fest

12 May 2012

Sector Zero by Nadim Mishlawi is selected at the Sheffield Documentary Festival which takes place between June 13 and...

Joana Hadjithomas & Khalil Joreige et Raed Yassin récompensés par Abraaj Capital

07 October 2011

La quatrième édition de Abraaj Capital Art Prize, Dubaï, prix destiné à distinguer des artistes du Moyen-Orient...

Maskoon Fantastic Film Festival - Call for Genre Arab Shorts

21 June 2016

Call for submissions- Maskoon Fantastic Film Festival