A Documentary on The Lebanese Jewish Diaspora

The number of Jews still living in Lebanon is estimated to be less than 200 according to this 2012 article. The majority fled the country due to political instability and a feeling of insecurity as a member of the Jewish community. "From Brooklyn to Beirut" is a documentary by Rola Khayyat on the the Lebanese Jewish diaspora. The below is a trailer and the documentary will show at Secret Dungeon Project on Sunday, February 26,…

Financial Times Take on LBC’s “Take Me Out” (Na2ashet) Show

It's pretty surprising to find an article on FT.com on LBCI's controversial show "Take me out" but it's a good take on the show and a polite bashing of the conservatives and bigots who want to shutdown the show and are comparing the competitors to prostitutes. More importantly, they're highlighting the real problem at hand which is our male-dominated society and how girls are getting all the criticism while it's fine for a man stripping…
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TeleLiban Host Dalia Freyfer Breaks Guinness Record For Longest Live TV Show

3 weeks ago
Dalia Freifer officially broke today the Guinness World Record for the longest Live TV Broadcast when she interviewed 91 guests from Saturday morning (8:00 AM) till Sunday morning. She received the certificate for the 12-hour ...
Critiques

7 Reasons Why “Lahon W Bass” is The Best Comedy Talk Show Right Now

3 weeks ago
I’ve watched most of the episodes of Adel Karam’s “Hayda Haki” and Hisham Haddad’s “Lahonwbas” this season and I don’t think we need ratings to figure out who’s doing better. Funnily enough, I never liked ...
Fun

A Random “Amir el Leil” Question

3 weeks ago
I did try a couple of times to watch Amir el Leil but just like all Lebanese TV series, I didn’t last longer than 10 minutes (Blame it on Rami Ayyache’s lousy acting this time). ...
Critiques

Stop Hating on The Girls From LBC’s “Take Me Out” Show

1 month ago
Back when “Take me out” (“Na2ashit”) had just started on LBC, I posted on how I hated the show and that it’s stupid and demeaning but that we should keep in mind that these men ...
Fun

When Chef Antoine Mistakes “Tante Claire” for “Eclair”

1 month ago
This is hilarious! I have to give it to Hisham, he’s bringing out the best of chef Antoine 😀 ...
Lebanon

Nuts The Movie: Lebanese Cinema off to an Encouraging Start in 2017

1 month ago
I attended earlier today the press screening of the Lebanese Movie “Nuts” at Empire Premiere in Sodeco and it’s by far better than the lousy movies that been popping left and right, the likes of ...
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Ter2at el Zefet (Continued)

2 months ago
Remember MTV’s road safety campaign where a car rental employee re-assures a tourist that the car is blessed (insured) by Saints and that there’s nothing to worry about when it comes to lack of street ...
Fun

Vox Cinemas Now Showing 4DX Movies!

2 months ago
Four months after launching the first IMAX theater in Lebanon, VOX Cinemas just opened the first 4DX Movie Theater in Lebanon! 4DX is a motion picture technology that allows a motion picture presentation to be ...
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