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How much do you know about Lebanese Cinema ?

For someone who is interested and writes about Lebanese cinema, it gets really frustrating sometimes when people look at me clueless when I mention the next subject I’m looking forward to write about. 142 more words


Chronolgie des oeuvres des Frères Rahbani

Les frères Rahbani, Assi et Mansour, sont des compositeurs, musiciens, auteurs et dramaturges libanais.
On ne peut séparer Assi et Mansour dans la production musicale, littéraire et lyrique alors qu’ils signaient leurs travaux sous le nom des frères Rahbani. 133 more words


Evidence of a short film creating compelling and dynamic drama..

I was recently trawling the internet for bold, young and new film directors, as one does with their Saturday night, and came across an incredible film by a guy named Shady El-Hamus. 101 more words

Film Reviews

Getting to the hotel + downtown Sharm El Sheikh

January 2014 – Egypt had always been a priority on my travel list. However, it was a country I didn’t feel comfortable visiting on my own, a sentiment emphasized after the rise of the Arab Spring. 994 more words


Birds of Egypt: The Collared Kingfisher, "Fairuz"

This bright little beauty is what a cheap firework dreams of being when it grows up. “Fairuz,” or, as this word is translated into English, “Turquoise,” is this gorgeous bird’s name in Egypt. 454 more words


Fairuz ( فيروز‎‎ )

Fairuz, born Nouhad Wadi Haddad, (1935-) was a shy and diminutive girl growing up in Beirut when she was discovered singing in her school choir by a local musician and teacher at the National Conservatory. 829 more words

Arab Music