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Melodrama Habibi

Director

Synopsis

In the 1970s, Bruno Caprice was briefly successful with his first and only hit single, "Quand tu t'en vas". Completely forgotten today, he earns a living as a receptionist in a luxury hotel in Paris. After breaking up with his girlfriend, Bruno has the blues. But an unexpected phone call changes his life. A rich Lebanese businessman wants him to come sing in Beirut. In Lebanon, his song is still on people's minds.

Cast

 Patrick Chesnais , Gabriel Yammine , Pierrette Katrib, Julia Kassar

Awards

Audience Award
Brussels Film Festival

Technical Sheet

GENRE:
Comedy

YEAR:
2007

COUNTRIES:
Lebanon / France

DURATION:
98 min

PRODUCER:
Bizibi (Emmanuel Agnerey)
Abbout Productions (Georges Schoucair)
Canal +
France 3

SCREENWRITER:
Hany Tamba & Michel Kammoun

MUSIC:
Khaled Mouzannar

CINEMATOGRAPHY:
Emmanuel Soyer

EDITING:
Marie-José Audiard

SOUND:
Emmanuel Zouki
Sébatien Savine
Gildas Mercier

PRODUTION DESIGN & WARDROBE:
Petra Abousleiman

DISTRIBUTORS:
Haut et Court

Festivals:

Brussels Film Festival
Montreal World Film Festival
Dubai International Film Festival
Seattle Film Festival
Palm Springs Film Festival

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