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Once Upon A Time Beirut, Story of a Star
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directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Abou El Abed, fl. 1995, Pierre Chamassian, 1949- and Emile Accar, fl. 1995 (Privately Published, 1995), 1 hour 42 mins
Distraught over their city's recent destruction during the Lebanese Civil War, Yasmine and Leila embark on a journey in search of Beirut's past glory. They carry with them two rare, unreleased film prints which help them land a meeting with the reclusive and eccentric film connoisseur, Monsieur Farouk. Through the...
directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Abou El Abed, fl. 1995, Pierre Chamassian, 1949- and Emile Accar, fl. 1995 (Privately Published, 1995), 1 hour 42 mins
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What's Going On?
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directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; produced by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Raia Haidar, fl. 2005-2015, Joumana Haddad, 1970- and Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez, fl. 2007-2009 (Privately Published, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins
A surrealist film, this story deals with the initiation to embrace love, and runs along the delicate case of the female soul. Based on the idea of a writer who steals a heart and stores it inside a book, and the consequences of such an action.
directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; produced by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Raia Haidar, fl. 2005-2015, Joumana Haddad, 1970- and Ishtar Yasin Gutierrez, fl. 2007-2009 (Privately Published, 2009), 1 hour 18 mins
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A Suspended Life = Ghazl Al-Banat
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directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Juliet Berto, 1947-1990, Jacques Weber, 1949- and Hala Bassam, fl. 1985 (Privately Published, 1985), 1 hour 30 mins
The first film made in Lebanon after the Civil War, A Suspended Life is a tale of poetic truth that examines the ways in which war brings people together as well as tearing them apart. Set in Beirut ten years into the conflict, the film introduces us to Hala, a child of the war who finds relief from the chaos arou...
directed by Jocelyne Saab, 1948-; performed by Juliet Berto, 1947-1990, Jacques Weber, 1949- and Hala Bassam, fl. 1985 (Privately Published, 1985), 1 hour 30 mins
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