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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...


Maskoon Fantastic Film Festival 2017 - Short Film Competition

23 February 2017

Call for submissions - Maskoon Fantastic Film Festival 2017

Shoot a genre short film and get a chance to win big at the first fantastic Film Festival in the...

Ila Ayn 60th anniversary screening at Cannes Classics

25 May 2017

The Cannes International Film Festival has just announced that a restored copy of Ila Ayn by Georges Nasser initiated by Abbout Productions and Fondation Liban Cinema will be screening during the Cannes Classics section during this year's 70th anniversary of the...


Sector Zero review: Shades of Lebanese history and a dash of '1/2 Revolution' in Dubai

12 December 2011

Mishlawi's debut feature-length documentary centers on Karantina, a neighborhood situated at the Eastern part of Beirut. For the most part of the 20th...

"سلّم إلى دمشق".. ملص والثورة المسلوبة

18 December 2013

The Lebanese Rocket Society - Le Passeur Critique

21 February 2013

A l'origine de The Lebanese Rocket Society, il y a un projet fou, malheureusement vite oublié, et auquel les artistes Joana Hadjithomas et Khalil...

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...

La Vallée critique Les Inrocks

23 March 2016

Huis clos stylé autour d'un homme amnésique recueilli par des trafiquants de la plaine de la Bekaa, au Liban.
La Vallée...

The Notebooks selected at CineMart 2016

11 December 2015

International Film Festival Rotterdam's (IFFR) co-production market CineMart has completed its line-up for the upcoming 2016 edition. The line-up consists of...

«طالع نازل» لمحمود حجيج.. متحرر من الكليشيهات

12 December 2013

Ladder To Damascus - Le Monde critique

15 September 2013

Plus modeste dans sa forme, mais terriblement émouvant à sa manière, Ladder to Damascus, de Mohamad Malas, a été...

Impossible Exchange by Mahmoud Hojeij at the Berlinale

19 January 2012

Impossible Exchange a short movie directed by Mahmoud Hojeij will be part of the 2012 Berlinale Shorts official competition.

The Leitmotif of this...

DÉGRADÉ / Critique - Teaser

17 May 2015

Une famille mafieuse a volé le lion du zoo de Gaza et le Hamas décide de lui régler son compte ! Prises au piège par...