Texas A&M University To Honor Lebanese Jean-Claude Kalache, DOP at Pixar Studios

Photo Credits: Jean-Claude Kalache traveled to the US in 1990 to continue his studies and earned a Bachelor of Environmental Design degree in 1993 and a Master of Science in Visualization degree in 1997. Kalache got offered a job at the Academy Award-winning film studio Pixar and has been working as the director of photography ever since. He was part of the team that produced Oscar winning movies such as Geri’s Game AK, "Toy Story…

A Dive From The Top Of Raouche Back in 1983

There are very few documented jumps from the Raouche rock but apparently it was quite common back in the old days and people would do it to show off not to commit suicide. The below video is taken from a 1983 Lebanese movie called "عودة البطل" where a stuntman called Mohammad Itani dove from the top instead of the actor Mohammad Mawla. According to NostalgiaLB, Itani was used to jumping off the Pigeon Rock. He…
Lebanon

After 60 Game of Thrones Episodes, An Arabic Nickname For Every Character

5 months ago
by Jean Nakhoul “Elli Chereb Sam el Herri” and “Rayyis el Deir Li Byelbouss Jonfess” cracked me up! Hilarious stuff by Jean Nakhoul! PS: I’m still stuck at Season 5 Episode 7 and I’ve been ...
Lebanon

British-Lebanese TV Host Liliane Daoud Arrested And Deported From Egypt

5 months ago
British-Lebanese political talk show host and Former BBC Journalist Liliane Daoud was arrested and deported from Egypt yesterday night. She was the host of ONTV’s political show “Headlines”. “Eight men who said they were from ...
BlogWaladi

#BlogWaladi: Brian’s #CheerioChallenge Picture on MTV’s Connected Segment

5 months ago
So I decided to do the #CheerioChallenge with Brian today in the afternoon and next thing you know the picture got featured on MTV’s Connected segment tonight. It even got to the top posts under ...
Critiques

Probably The Worst & Cruelest TV Prank Ever

5 months ago
Egyptian pranksters seem to have a talent for coming up with the most f*cked up pranks ever! As if Ramez Galal’s pranks were not evil enough, there’s a new prank show called Mini Daesh (Seriously?) ...
Architecture

Casa Brutale: Stunning Faqra House Built Inside A Cliff

5 months ago
Netherlands-based architects Open Platform for Architecture (OPA) are building a cliff residence in Faqra for Demco Properties’s CEO Alex Demirdjian. The 2,906 square feet residence should be completed by 2018. Looking at OPA’s website, the ...
Lebanon

Hayda “Mongolé” He Shouldn’t Work Here

6 months ago
MBC did a stunt at one of Lebanon’s supermarkets and recorded how people reacted to a customer disrespecting an employee with special needs (both were actors). I loved how EVERYONE stood up for the employee ...
Information

Love During The Siege: Fighting Hunger Through Hope and Love

6 months ago
The Samir Kassir Award for Freedom of the Press is held on June 2 every year, which is the anniversary of Samir Kassir’s assassination, and is funded by the European Union. The winners of the ...
Humor

Fadi Reaidy Imitating Nadim Mhanna’s Motor Show Is The Funniest Thing Ever!

6 months ago
Old but gold. Here are three parody videos by Fady Reaidy of Nadim Mhanna’s Motorshow. [YouTube] [YouTube] [YouTube] ...
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