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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 » : un musicien non-voyant comme métaphore du Liban

27 May 2016

Pour partir en tournée en Europe, Rabih, musicien non-voyant qui vit dans une petite ville de la montagne libanaise, a besoin d'un passeport. Cette démarche administrative lui fait vite perdre toutes ses certitudes sur son histoire, ses origines.
On le voit...

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

دعوة لتقديم الأفلام القصيرة للمشاركة في مهرجان مسكون ل ...


Ladder to Damascus filmed amidst Syrian violence

11 September 2013

The characters in Ladder to Damascus have dreams of being actors and filmmakers.

They fall in love. They disagree with their parents but love them...

L’incontournable Balle Perdue de Georges Hachem

02 November 2011

Balle perdue de Georges Hachem est le premier film entièrement réalisé et produit au Liban. Complexe, tragique, porté par la...

« 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...

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...

Stray Bullet closing film at FIFOG

23 April 2012

Stray Bullet will be the closing film at the FIFOG (Festival International du Film Oriental de Genève)


Ladder To Damascus - Between dream and disaster

15 April 2014

On 4 March, unsettling news began to spread throughout Internet social forums. It was said that the Syrian filmmaker Mohammad Malas had been arrested on...

فيلم - "طالع نازل" لمحمود حجيج: يبقى دور الجمهور

20 January 2014

سينما - غسّان سلهب من أبو ظبي: لم أعد أخاف من الخوف

10 November 2014

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...

Gate #5 - Rolling Stones Middle East review

10 January 2012

A fascinating look at the lives of those working at one of Beirut's busy ports, Gate #5 is, on occasion, disconso­lately bleak. Lingering shots of...