‘Capharnaum’ scores Lebanon’s first BAFTA nomination

Nadine Labaki’s Capharnaum makes history as the first Arab film nomination for a BAFTA Award.… Read More ‘Capharnaum’ scores Lebanon’s first BAFTA nomination

Oscars 2018: does Lebanon’s ‘The Insult’ have a chance?

On December 15, The Academy announced the nine films shortlisted for this year’s Best Foreign Language Film Oscar. To the delight of all of us here in Lebanon, Ziad Doueiri’s The Insult made it to the list. And as varied as the predictions have since been, things are getting clearer and clearer with each precursor… Read More Oscars 2018: does Lebanon’s ‘The Insult’ have a chance?