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Arabian Nightmares

Previous Next Arabian Nightmares A series Written by Anna Rizk, Pierre Abou Jaoude, Antoine Waked Horror, Anthology, 2045 In the same vein as the successful horror anthology series like Tales from The Crypt, The Twilight Zone and Black Mirror; Arabic Nightmares takes us on a journey to the darkest regions of the Arab world to […]

The Golden Age

Previous Next The Golden Age A series by Marcela Said & Danielle Arbid True Story, Thriller, Politics Lebanon 1969. Diane (18), a young college girl, follows her dad to Beirut where he has been transferred. She discovers the Lebanese dolce vita and befriends Georgina Rizk, soon to become Miss Lebanon, Miss Universe, and the controversial […]

The Secrets of Asmahan

Previous Next The Secrets of Asmahan A series by Cyril Aris Biopic, Music, Thriller, Politics 2045 As a secret agent for both the Allied Forces and the Axis during World War II, Egyptian-based singer, and movie star Asmahan navigates through her political power, her four marriages, and notorious stardom, only to end up assassinated at […]

The Promise

Previous Next The promise A series by Nadim Tabet Horror, Adventure 2045 During a European and Middle Eastern federation Girl Scouts camp, a 17-year-old Lebanese Girl Scout, in the midst of an identity crisis, discovers that every night, she transforms into a werewolf while, at the same time, incidents, endangering the lives of other participants, […]

Casino Beirut

Previous Next CASINO BEIRUT A series by Maysaloun Hamoud & Saleem Haddad Politics, Thriller 2045 Beirut. April 1975. The Paris of the Middle East. A melting pot of glamor and danger is about to explode. While common narratives of pre-civil war Beirut paint an image of a vibrant and cosmopolitan city, a hub for fashion, […]

 The King’s Wives

Previous Next The King’s Wives A series by Hany Abu Assad & Amira Diab Drama, 2045 In her quest to challenge the monarchy and improve women’s rights in a contemporary Kingdom in the modern-day Middle East, princess Zein is aligned with her husband, Prince Malik, and their three daughters. When Malik’s father is struck ill, […]

Souraya

Previous Next Souraya A film by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige Social, Thriller 2045 In crisis-stricken Beirut, Souraya is expecting a child. Alone. Her husband is forced to work abroad. Lying on her bed, motionless, idle, she watches the world through various screens from her laptop, phone, social media… She films her life and that […]

A Taste of Paradise

Previous Next A Taste of Paradise A film by Cynthia Sawma Dramatic Comedy, 2045 After finding a job as a background actress, a middle-aged housewife tastes real freedom for the first time in her life while Lebanon is in economic upheaval in the wake of a financial collapse. Producers Georges Schoucair (Abbout Productions), Matthew Gledhill (Wheelhouse […]

Dance with Me

Dance with Me A film by Leila Basma Documentary, 2045 My uncle, Adam Basma, fled our conventional muslim Lebanese family to Los Angeles at a young age to become a successful belly dancer. Making similar life choices, I find myself wondering what Adam has to share with me about family acceptance, belonging, and extravagant dreams.  […]