“The Insult” Showing From February 2 till 8 in Montreal

For those who didn't get the chance to watch the first ever Oscar-Nominated Lebanese movie "The Insult" by Ziad Doueiri, it was re-released on January 25 in all Lebanese theaters. Moreover, Lebanese living in Canada and more specifically in Montreal will get the chance to watch the movie at Cinema du Parc in Montreal from February 2nd till February 8th. The Insult was already screened for one day in New York and Los Angeles and…

“The Insult” Officially Nominated For The 2018 Oscars!

The final list For the 2018 Oscar nominations is out and Ziad Doueiri's "The Insult" is OFFICIALLY nominated under the Foreign Language category. Doueiri's latest movie was shortlisted a month ago and was just selected among the five finalists. Here's the full list of nominees under Foreign Language Category: Foreign Language Film A Fantastic Woman The Insult Loveless Body and Soul The Square This is huge! Lebanon is going to the Oscars for the first…
Critiques

Spielberg’s Latest Movie “The Post” May be Banned in #Lebanon

1 month ago
I was asking around if there’s any avant-premiere events for Spielberg’s latest movie THE POST which features Tom Hanks & Meryl Streep but I was surprised to hear that the movie apparently didn’t pass censorship ...
Movies & Television

#Beirut The Movie is Coming Out on April 13, Trailer Doesn’t Look Promising

1 month ago
Beirut, formerly titled “High Wire Act” is an American political thriller film coming out on April 13. The movie was directed by Brad Anderson and starring Jon Hamm (From Mad Men) and Rosamund Pike. The ...
Baladi

Ziad Doueiri’s “The Insult” Shortlisted For The Oscars’ Best Foreign Language Film

2 months ago
The Insult became the first ever Lebanese movie to be shortlisted for the Oscars under the Foreign Language category. The Academy had to choose 9 films out of a record-breaking 92 entries this year and ...
Movies & Television

Hacking a Bank in #Lebanon

2 months ago
NatGeo Abu Dhabi shared a 12-minute episode on how two white hackers were able to infiltrate three branches of a Lebanese prominent bank and compromise their security. Not only were the hackers capable of convincing ...
Movies & Television

Justice League Officially Banned in #Lebanon

2 months ago
For those asking me about Justice League, I’ve been waiting for its release for a couple of weeks now but it was declared today that the movie will be banned here because of Gal Gadot.
Baladi

Lebanese Fouad Maksoud is Stars of Science Season 9’s Winner!!

2 months ago
Stars of Science’s Facebook page just updated their cover photo and announced Fouad Maksoud as the Arab world’s top innovator in the season finale of Stars of Science’s 9th edition. Fouad and his Nano-shielding Textile ...
Fun

And The Award For “Dumbest Disguise” on a Lebanese TV Shows Goes to …

3 months ago
Most of the drama shows on local TVs are an insult to our intelligence. They’re poorly produced and are just there to fill air time. Even when there are decent producers involved, the acting is ...
Baladi

Here’s why I’m Voting, and YOU Should Vote, for Lebanese Innovator Fouad Maksoud

3 months ago
Fouad Maksoud is the only remaining Lebanese candidate at this year’s Stars of Science show and is well positioned to win this year’s edition after scoring a whooping 96 for his invention: the highest score ...
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