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.
Siegfried Terpoorten, Zeina Daccache, Hussein Mokadem, Tarek Yacoub
Lebanon / Switzerland
Taxi Films (Elie Khalife)
Abbout Productions & Ghada Yammine
Yanoosak is now available on DVD (19/12/2011)