LGBT Movie “WASP” by Lebanese-Swiss director Philippe Audi-Dor Banned In Lebanon

WASP is a movie by Lebanese-Swiss director Philippe Audi-Dor that tells the story of a gay man in a relationship, who finds himself unexpectedly attracted to a woman. The film won Best International Feature and Best Actress in a Feature at the Film Out San Diego Film Festival, and recently had a sold-out UK premiere at the renowned Raindance Film Festival in London. WASP was scheduled to play at the Beirut International Film Festival but…

“Waynon” (Void) By George Khabbaz To Represent Lebanon At The Oscars

The Lebanese Ministry of Culture has chosen George Khabbaz's new movie "Waynon" to represent Lebanon at the Oscars. Waynon is about six Lebanese women representing three generations, each one still waiting for the man in her life who was kidnapped during the Lebanese Civil War and is still missing. The movie tackles a very sensitive topic that hasn't been resolved yet. In fact, thousands of people who disappeared during the war in Lebanon and its…
Critiques

A Shameful And Inaccurate Report On Baby Ali

1 year ago
Update: I got a clarification from MTV saying “that the title used was indeed wrong and that it was changed at the midnight news. Moreover, they didn’t mention the online campaign because it wasn’t related ...
Lebanon

The Bad Guy In “BlackHat” Is A Lebanese

1 year ago
One of the key villains in Michael Mann’s latest action thriller Blackhat is a Lebanese known para-military who fought with the Christian Phalanges during the Civil War and is called Elias Kassar. The character is ...
Humor

#Demonstration_Etiquette: All You Need To Know

1 year ago
I have no idea what demonstration etiquette even means, but someone caught MTV talking about it this morning and started the #اتيكيت_التظاهرات hashtag. I just found the video on MTV and the woman is simply ...
Critiques

Correcting The DailyMail & NYTimes: LBC Reporter Attacked By Police Not Protesters

1 year ago
Photo by Karim Mostafa Update: The DailyMail removed the article. The DailyMail shared an article on the recent Beirut Protests stating that “a female reporter was attacked by protesters on live TV during the anti-government ...
Humor

And The Worst Lebanese Pick Up Line Of The Year Goes To …

1 year ago
Update: Someone did a hilarious edit out of this guy’s reply. Check it out [here]. It’s hot, there’s no electricity and there’s garbage everywhere, an ideal scenario for the Lebanese to keep on nagging. Whether ...
Humor

SLCHI Saw The Garbage Crisis Coming To Lebanon

1 year ago
Check the [video] if you don’t believe me and book your Sukleen garbage bin the soonest lol! ...
Lebanon

IMAX Finally Coming To Lebanon

1 year ago
via digitaltrends Three IMAX theatres will be added to VOX locations in the MENA region, including one in Beirut, marking IMAX’s entry into that country. VOX Cinemas are expected to get IMAX by end of ...
Humor

ISIS Relieved After Rambo Denied Plans To Fight Them

1 year ago
Rumors spread yesterday (from a fake news website) that Rambo is set to fight ISIS in the next and last Rambo movie “Last Stand”, and that his production team is already scouting for locations in ...
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