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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...


Panoptic at the Locarno Film Festival

27 July 2017

Panoptic directed by Rana Eid has been selected to take part of the Locarno Film Festival in the Signs of Life section.

The documentary delves into Beirut's underground and explores Lebanon's schizophrenia. Depicting a nation thriving for modernity while ignoring 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...


Stable Unstable - Production Video #2: Building a Bookshelf

20 January 2012

Check out this new Production Video from Mahmoud Hojeij's Stable Unstable.

Starring Camille Salemeh, Fadi Abi Samra, Nada Abou Farhat, Hassan Mrad...

Rockets of Lebanon's past

18 April 2013

As you drive down the main road that leads to Hamra, a district of West Beirut, you will notice, if you're observant enough, beyond the shrub covered walls...

«طالع نازل» لمحمود حجيج.. متحرر من الكليشيهات

12 December 2013

Interview de Georges Hachem, cinéaste de Balle perdue

22 November 2011

Quelle est l’importance pour vous d’avoir pu constituer une équipe et un plan de production entièrement...

Gate #5 Screening at European Film Market at Berlinale

06 February 2012

Simon El Habre's second feature length documentary GATE #5 can be previewed at a Market Screening of our colleagues...

Michel Kammoun wins the OIF award for Beirut Hold'em

12 December 2011

Director Michel Kammoun received the OIF award (5000€) during the Dubai Film Connection award ceremony for his upcoming movie Beirut...

The Valley and Even Donkeys Have Remorse at the Dubai Film Connection

19 November 2012

The Valley by Ghassan Salhab and Even Donkeys Have Remorse by Shirin Abou Shaqra will be part of the Dubai Film Connection at the 9th Dubai International...

Huitième édition des Ecrans du réel - Metropolis Cinema Sofil

20 March 2012

Pour la 8ème année consécutive, l'Institut français, en collaboration avec le Metropolis, organise « Les Ecrans du...

الإنتاج السينمائي في لبنان مغامرات فردية بين فشل ونجاح

08 June 2012

A Time To Rest by Myriam el Hajj awarded the Special Jury Prize at FIDADOC

11 May 2015

The Special jury prize of the FIDADOC (Agadir International Documentary Festival) is awarded to A Time to Rest by Myriam el...