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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...


L’hommage aux rêveurs de Hadjithomas et Joreige

29 February 2012

'How Soon is Now : A Tribute to Dreamers' est la première exposition individuelle du duo Joana Hadjithomas et Khalil Joreige à Beyrouth. Les...

Sector Zero and Gate #5 at the 8th Dubai International Film Festival

07 December 2011

Two new documentaries produced by Abbout Productions will premiere in competition at the 8th Dubai International Film Festival: 

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...

‘Ladder to Damascus’ filmed in times of Syria turmoil

11 September 2013

TORONTO: Filmmaker Mohamad Malas unveiled at the Toronto film festival this week a movie shot in his Syrian homeland, as conflict raged all around...

The Lebanese Rocket Society - Le JDD critique

02 May 2013

Dans les années 1960, un groupe d'étudiants et de scientifiques libanais ont oeuvré très sérieusement à la...

e muet - Critique L'Expression

18 September 2014

E muet traite du rapport homme/femme de façon nettement plus décomplexée, la fracture psychologique est d'autant plus évidente...

الإنتاج السينمائي في لبنان مغامرات فردية بين فشل ونجاح

08 June 2012

The Valley at the MoMA

25 August 2015

The Valley by Ghassan Salhab will have its New York premiere at the MoMa part of the AFAC Cultural Week.

The screenings will take place...

الحوض الخامس - الجزيرة الوثائقية

09 February 2012

Tramontane's Journey From Lebanon To Cannes

27 May 2016

Vatche Boulghourjian's debut feature Tramontane made its world premiere in Critics' Week at Cannes on Tuesday. The film, about a blind man on the trail of...