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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...


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 a lone mountain road, a middle-aged man loses his memory. Drenched in blood, he continues to walk along the deserted path...

Stable Unstable and Ladder To Damascus awarded at the Malmo Arab Film Festival - Sweden

02 October 2014

Stable Unstable by Mahmoud Hojeij and Ladder To Damascus by Mohamad Malas have been awarded at the Malmo Arab Film Festival in Sweden.

Stable Unstable has been awarded the "Special Jury Award for a feature film"

Joud Gourani won the "Best...


Et le cinéma local pétille à nouveau

30 October 2010

Elie Khalifé et Alexandre Monnier ont concocté un petit bijou de 7ème art qui porte le très attirant titre de Yanoosak. Un pur...

"سِلمٌ إلى دمشق" فيلم رمزي عن حرب سوريا

18 December 2013


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...

Francophone Fund supports The Valley and Beirut Hold'em

19 July 2013

The Francophone Fund for Audiovisual Production from the South awarded a total of €595,000 by its cinema commission this June.

Among the nine...

Ladder To Damascus at the BFI London Film Festival

04 September 2013

Ladder To Damascus by Mohamad Malas has been selected at the 57th BFI London Film...

«سلّم إلى دمشق».. ملص مع الحلم والحرية

18 December 2013

10 questions for Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige

18 March 2013

1. How did you first find out about the Lebanese Rocket Society?

Joana: Back in 2001, my sister Tania was doing...

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...

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)