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Wanted – Matloubin

Wanted is a very human comedy about 4 old people running away from a nursing home in the name of love and solidarity.Read More

Time Out

The DJ Yara (Maguy Bou Ghosn) and Rabih (Yorguo Chalhoub) are two neighbors who hate each other and constantly clashing due to their contradicting personalities and way of life, until a car crash gets them together where Cupid (Abou Talal) shows up and puts her in front of 1 life challenge: Either she makes Rabih fall in love with her in order to stay alive, or she dies. What will Yara do to win Rabih's heart and stay alive?Read More

Maharaja

The widow of “Bahjat Bek”, who died and left a great mystery behind, asks Karim aka “El Maharaja”, who studied positive and negative energy sciences in India, to help her solve this mystery. However, he falls in love with her daughter Zeina who is in relationship with Farid which leads to a struggle between both men because of Zeina who doesn’t know that “El Maharaja” is hiding a great secret that would change a lot.Read More

Alwan Beirut

As Beirut has sunk into desolation and darkness, we follow an adorable character, Meem, while he sets on a journey around Lebanon in the purpose of bringing colors back to the capital. His adventure takes him through Lebanon’s major cities where surprising characters await Read More

Khabsa

The romp revolves around a dinner party hosted by the young and vicacious Nayla to introduce Fares, the love of her life, to Silvio, her new fiancé. Read More

Good Morning

Two old gentlemen go every day to the same coffee shop, between 10 am and noon, to sip quietly their espresso, and mainly to make crossword puzzles found in the newspapers. They consider this activity as a work which is supposed to protect them from loss of memory. From time to time, they observe through the large window many scenes on the street and inside the coffee shop which they comment. Around them a micro society interacts. Read More

Meenak Inta?

Issam is a mysterious grotto-man living in the wilderness, over viewing a rural village with a lot of happenings... For more than twenty years, they call him "the thief of food" as he steals nothing but something to eat, no one dares to confront him, he looks scary with his thick beard but he's also friendly and loving, while he rescues inhabitants from all kind of troubles. From the city, Lynn, a beautiful stubborn girl, was raised by Yasmine, her dying very sick grandmother, who's only wish was to be buried in the same village next to her old house... Lynn not only buried Yasmine, but also wanted to understand all the mysteries of that very complicated village... Read More

Capharnaum

A politically-charged fable, featuring mostly non-professional actors, about a child who launches a lawsuit against his parents. Read More

Martyr

A young man's tragic death at Beirut's seaside causes his friends to grapple with loss and to partake in his community's rites and ceremonies, exposing the city's schisms and its society's fault lines.Read More

A Feeling Greater than Love

Dreams of popular revolution, erased by civil war. A young girl martyred at a factory strike in Beirut in 1972 - her identity shrouded in mystery. A meditation on revolution, cinema and their possibilities, past and present.Read More