Yanoosak
by Elie Khalifeh
Comedy, 2010 , 1h 5min
Lebanon/Switzerland

Yanoosak tells the story of Ruedi, an ordinary Swiss German living in Zurich, who decides one day to reside in Beirut in order to meet his soulmate and establish a small business. Between one heartbreak and another, he manages however to open a small pizzeria. The movie follows this segment of his tragic-comic life while revealing how European culture tries to blend into oriental culture without fully understanding its codes.


Producers Taxi Films (Elie Khalife)
Co-Producers Abbout Productions & Ghada Yammine
Screenwriter Elie Khalife
Cinematography Rachel Aoun
Editor Gladys Joujou
Sound Eric Munch, Mouhab Chanehsaz, Rana Eid
Music Composer Zeid Hamdan