Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri – Movie Review

A slow-moving character driven drama, that manages to captivate through its honest depictions of human nature

Gender and the Lebanese Theatre: “The Strange Adventures of Victoria”

The employment of satire in shedding light on adversity is both intense and effective in conveying this struggle in a creative manner.

Mashrou’ Leila: The Revolution of Arab Music

The band has evolved in an astonishing way, breaking the traditional register of Arab music and creating a new genre of local alternative rock that the Middle East had never heard before.

“The Shape of Water”: A Captivating Narrative

Del Toro is a great storyteller who is able to immerse the moviegoer into his colorful world, making it very difficult to take your eyes off of the screen.

Let’s Talk Language!

Beyond practicing and learning new languages, Let’s Talk Language also allows people from all over the world to meet and make cultural discoveries. 

Myth Buster: “An Incinerator for Beirut?”

All factors considered, the film makes it clear that although incinerators may work in Denmark, this waste management strategy is practically unfeasible in Lebanon.

An interview with Ziad Abi Chaker

Beirut Today sat down with Ziad Abi Chaker on Jan. 30th to discuss his projects.

Beirut Film Society: What is the Cinematic Culture in Lebanon

A low-down on Lebanon’s cinematic culture by expert, enthusiast, and founder of Beirut Film Society Sam Lahoud.

The Grey Areas of Sexual Consent

The difference between men’s and women’s definitions of sex and consent puts the standard understanding of consent up for question.

Women in Lebanon’s Film Industry and Beyond—Actress Natasha Choufani reports

“I am not naive to think that people will change because of campaigns or workshops.