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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...


Lebanon Factory - Call for volunteers

27 January 2017

After Taipei Factory 2013, Nordic Factory 2014, Chile Factory 2015 and South Africa Factory 2016, Fondation Liban Cinema, Abbout Productions,The...

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

20 January 2014

Ghassan Salhab, de Beyrouth à ’La Montagne’

07 November 2011

Le nouveau film du réalisateur libanais Ghassan Salhab sera projeté au Metropolis à partir du 3 novembre. Fadi, interprété...

Rocket launch

02 April 2013

Heading into the theatre packed with intrigued faces, I overheard someone: "Is this one of those spoof films? Or is there really a society like that?" I must...

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...

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...

The Valley at the Berlinale

15 January 2015

Ghassan Salhab's The Valley will be screening at the Berlin International Film Festival as part of the Berlinale Forum section.

The 45th...

"طالع نازل" لمحمود حجيج: اللبنانيون في العيادة النفسية

24 January 2014

Gate #5 at the 2012 Edinburgh International Film Festival

05 June 2012

Gate #5 by Simon El Habre is selected at the 2012 Edinburgh International Film Festival.

Established in 1947, the...

La Vallée critique Les Inrocks

23 March 2016

Huis clos stylé autour d'un homme amnésique recueilli par des trafiquants de la plaine de la Bekaa, au Liban.
La Vallée...