JINN : NETFLIX First Original Arab Series

This summer, NetFlix is set to release its first Arab Series: JINN. Filmed in Jordan and featuring Middle Eastern talent, the series is produced by Elan and Rajeev Dassani and directed by Lebanese filmmaker Mir Jean Bou Chaaya. The six-episode supernatural drama series tells the story of a girl accidentally releasing a jinn in the form of a teenage boy. They learn later on that they have also unleashed an ancient darkness that threatens the…

Banners in #Beirut In Support of Jon Snow

Lebanese GOT fans are anxiously preparing for Season 8's premiere and some are even placing banners in support of Jon Snow's quest against the White Walkers. Game of Thrones' eighth and final season is set to launch on April 14. Meanwhile, I'm still stuck back in Season 5 and have no idea how I'm gonna catch up and resume watching this series.
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Ben Stiller & Susan Sarandon in #Beirut

1 month ago
Hollywood stars Ben Stiller and Susan Sarandon were in Beirut yesterday for the screening of Soufra at Beirut Digital District with Al Fanar. The story behind this documentary film is quite an inspiring one. Here’s ...
Middle East

Capharnaum Film Coming to Arab Countries Starting March 14

1 month ago
Capharnaum is expected to roll out in Arab countries starting March 14. The Film’s FB page announced movie fans in the UAE, Qatar, Jordan, Syria, Iraq, Oman and Bahrain will be able to watch the ...
Lebanon

Capernaum Falls Short to Roma at the BAFTA, Nadine Labaki Meets Oprah

2 months ago
February 12, 2019 will be a special date in the life of Nadine Labaki. Weeks after Oprah showed her praise for her latest movie Capernaum, she invited the Lebanese director and her husband Khaled Mouzanar ...
Lebanon

Capernaum gets prestigious César nomination in France

2 months ago
On January the 23rd, while Capernaum was still freshly celebrating its nomination for the Academy Awards, the Académie des Arts et Techniques du Cinéma in France decided for its 44th edition to nominate it for a ...
Lebanon

George Nasser, The Tripolitan Pioneer of Lebanese cinema, Dies at Age 91

2 months ago
Lebanon lost yesterday a legendary filmmaker and one of the pioneers of Lebanese cinema, George Nasser. Nasser was the first director to put Lebanon on the map of global movie-making when his movie “Ila Ayn”, ...
Baladi

Capernaum Officially Nominated For a Best Foreign Language Film Academy Award #Oscars2019

2 months ago
For the second year in a row, we have a Lebanese film nominated for an Oscar. This time, Nadine Labaki’s Capernaum was officially nominated for an Oscar under the Best Foreign Language Film category. Labaki ...
Lebanon

AFC Condemns Pirating of #AsianCup2019 Matches by Tele Liban

3 months ago
This is an official statement from the The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) issued today: Abu Dhabi: The Asian Football Confederation (AFC) today condemns the pirating of matches of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 by ...
Lebanon

Capharnaum gets Oprah praise and BAFTA nomination

3 months ago
The successes continue for Nadine Labaki’s chef-d’oeuvre “Capharnaum”. After being nominated for the Golden Globe Awards and falling short against “Roma” in the “Best Foreign Language Film” category last week, many challenges lie ahead for ...
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