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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...


Directors announced for Lebanon Factory

21 September 2016

After Taiwan, Nordic, Chile and South Africa, Lebanon Factory will open 2017 Directors Fortnight in Cannes with 4 short films cowritten and co-directed by 8 directors: 4 Lebanese and 4 foreign ones from Portugal, Costa Rica, Bosnia Herzegovina and France.

The Four...

Trêve by Myriam Hage wins jury award at Arkipel 4th Jakarta Int. Doc & Exp Film Fest

04 October 2016

A Time To Rest by Myriam Hage wins the jury award at Arkipel 4th Jakarta Int. Doc & Exp Film Fest.

"The Juror greatly appreciates how this documentary presents, frames, and includes personal perspectives in a historical wound neatly hidden inside ourselves and...


Nadine Labaki, une femme qui ose

19 November 2011

Plus réputée pour ses comédies - on se souvient du succès de Caramel, et récemment de Et maintenant on va où?, la...

Stable Unstable - Production Video #1: Set Construction

13 January 2012

Shooting on Mahmoud Hojeij's Stable Unstable is underway.

Every week, we will be revealing more about the movie. This first Production Video...

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

20 January 2014

The Valley: Could this be Greek new wave from Lebanon?

17 February 2015

This fascinating European-Middle Eastern co-production represents an important part in a strong (some might say admirable) commitment that the Berlinale...

One Of These Days awarded at the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival

22 August 2016

One Of These Days by Nadim Tabet presented at the Work in Progress at the 22nd Sarajevo Film Festival won the Post Republic Award.

Beirut, on an...

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...

Quand le Liban rêvait de conquérir l’espace

05 April 2013

La ‘Lebanese Rocket Society', c'est un peu ‘Le Cercle des poètes disparus' : une aventure improbable et réjouissante, qui finit...

Three new Production Videos for Stable Unstable

17 April 2012

Whether it's adjusting the camera, shooting a tango scene or selling vegetables, these new Production Videos from Stable Unstable offer intimate moments from...

Tramontane by Vatche Boulghourjian receives a grant from the World Cinema Support (CNC)

13 February 2015

Tramontane by Vatche Boulghourjian has received a grant...

I Want To See and Stray Bullet at Cornerhouse, Manchester

03 April 2012

I Want To See and Stray Bullet will be screened at Cornerhouse, Manchester's international centre for contemporary visual arts and independent film as part...