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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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Yes
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directed by Sally Potter, 1949-; produced by Andrew Fierberg, fl. 1994-2016 and Christopher Sheppard, fl. 1985-2017, Adventure Pictures, GreeneStreet Films, Studio Fierberg and UK Film Council; performed by Joan Allen, 1956-, Simon Abkarian, 1962- and Sam Neill, 1947- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 40 mins
YES is the story of a passionate love affair between an American woman (Joan Allen) and a Middle-Eastern man (Simon Abkarian) in which they confront some of the greatest conflicts of our generation - religious, political, and sexual. Sam Neill plays the betrayed and betraying politician husband, Sheila Hancock the...
directed by Sally Potter, 1949-; produced by Andrew Fierberg, fl. 1994-2016 and Christopher Sheppard, fl. 1985-2017, Adventure Pictures, GreeneStreet Films, Studio Fierberg and UK Film Council; performed by Joan Allen, 1956-, Simon Abkarian, 1962- and Sam Neill, 1947- (New York, NY: Sony Pictures Classics, 2004), 1 hour 40 mins
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In The Shadows Of The City
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directed by Jean Chamoun, fl. 1991-2007; performed by Ammar Chalak, fl. 2000, Christine Choueiri, fl. 2000-2010 and Majdi Machmouchi, fl. 1991-2012 (Lebanon: Privately Published), 1 hour 43 mins
Twelve-year-old Rami moves from South Lebanon to Beirut with his family, to escape the Israeli bombings. In the city, he becomes fast friends with a few local children, including his neighbor, Yasmine, whom he falls in love with. However, the horrors of war catches up with him, when the civil war erupts. His fr...
directed by Jean Chamoun, fl. 1991-2007; performed by Ammar Chalak, fl. 2000, Christine Choueiri, fl. 2000-2010 and Majdi Machmouchi, fl. 1991-2012 (Lebanon: Privately Published), 1 hour 43 mins
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Suspended Dreams = أحلام معلقة
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directed by Mai Masri, fl. 1984-2009 and Jean Chamoun, fl. 1991-2007 (Lebanon: Privately Published), 49 mins
After 16 years of civil war, the citizens of Beirut, Lebanon struggle to rebuild their lives -- a woman, whose husband had been kidnapped forms a committee, together with the families of other kidnap victims, to lobby for the return of the victims; two ex-militia fighters from different sides of the war find thems...
directed by Mai Masri, fl. 1984-2009 and Jean Chamoun, fl. 1991-2007 (Lebanon: Privately Published), 49 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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