Nadim Mishlawi's upcoming documentary feature, Eye of the Architect has received a Production grand from Screen Institute Beirut and the Arab Documentary Film Program (ADFP) Production grant from AFAC (The Arab Fund for Arts and Culture)
Eye of the Architect is about controversial and provocative renowned architect Bernard Khoury, one of the few individuals who has attempted to tackle Lebanon's turbulent modern history. Khoury's unique architectural style and radical ideas will be used as a departure point into a journey exploring the challenges of nation building in Lebanon and the region.
La Pommeraie by Carlos Chahine received a development grant from the CNC (Centre National du Cinéma et de l'image Animée)
La Pommeraie is the tale of Fadi and his sister Irene, the last descendants of a powerful aristocratic family who return to Lebanon after 30 years in exile. In order to save their family estate, they will have to rely on Séher, the housekeeper’s son, a man of shady and arrogant charm whose quest to reveal hidden family secrets will change the course of everyone’s lives.