Arab Drama TV Shows Helping Normalize Domestic Abuse

DW shared a two-minute video showing excerpts from the latest Ramadan TV shows where women are being abused by their husbands or parents, and explaining how these shows are helping normalize domestic abuse against women. My question is though: Most of these female actresses are more than capable of influencing the producers/directors and standing for their rights. Why do they accept such roles? And why don't they condemn these scenes? On a different note, how…

Michael Schumacher Documentary Set To Be Released By End of 2019

Those who follow the blog probably know how big of an F1 fan I am. I haven't missed a Grand Prix for the past 10 years or more and was fortunate enough to watch Michael Schumacher race live at the Italian Monza GP . For all Schumi fans, a documentary chronicling Michael's F1 career is in the works and will be released Dec. 5 in Europe. Award-winning German filmmakers Michael Wech and Hanns-Bruno Kammertöns are…
Art

Hiba Tawaji is The Voice of Princess Jasmine in Aladdin’s French Version

3 weeks ago
Lebanese singer and actress Hiba Tawaji announced on Twitter that she is the voice of Jasmine in the French version of the new Aladdin film, which was released last Wednesday in Le Grand Rex theatre ...
Lebanon

Yalla 3a2belkoun : Now on NETFLIX

1 month ago
“YALLA AA’BELKOUN” has joined the list of Lebanese movies on Netflix. There’s Al Hayda, Chi Yom Rah Fell and Very Big Shot that I know of so far and Adel Karam’s stand up. “YALLA AA’BELKOUN” ...
Lebanon

No Lebanese Movie Featured in First Cannes 2019 selection

1 month ago
While additional films will be added to the official selection before it begins on May 14, it is highly unlikely that any Lebanese movie will make it to this year’s Cannes festival. Lebanon will be ...
Lebanon

Anghami Offering Game of Thrones Live Streaming Service

1 month ago
Last Sunday, Game of Thrones’ final season premiered at 4AM local time Beirut, and fans of the show were able to watch it live, with the help of Anghami. I subscribed myself and I have ...
Fun

JINN : NETFLIX First Original Arab Series

2 months ago
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 (SEAM) and directed by Lebanese filmmaker ...
Fun

Banners in #Beirut In Support of Jon Snow

2 months ago
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 ...
Fun

Ben Stiller & Susan Sarandon in #Beirut

3 months 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

3 months 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 ...
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