List of popular movies from Lebanon, listed by popularity with movie trailers when available. All prominent movies shot in Lebanon are included. This list of famous films made in Lebanon includes additional information about the movies, such as who directed them and what genre they are. Any top rated movies made in Lebanon should appear on this list, with the most well-known ones at the top. The most popular cinema of Lebanon is included below, so if you see a movie that's missing then it probably isn't very well-known.Mohammad, Messenger of God and Caramel are included on this list. This list answers the questions What movies were shot in Lebanon?"
Directed by: Moustapha AkkadThe Message is a 1976/1977 film and Quranic epic directed by Moustapha Akkad chronicling the life and times of Muhammad, the prophet of Islam. Released in Arabic and English, The Message serves as an... more
Directed by: Samuel MaozLebanon is an Israeli war film directed by Samuel Maoz. It won the Leone d'Oro at the 66th Venice International Film Festival, becoming the first Israeli-produced film to have won that honour. In... more
A Bedu Girl in LoveSamira Tewfik
Directed by: Niazi MostafaA Bedu Girl in Love is a 1963 film written by Bahgat Kamar and Badr Nofal and directed by Niazi Mostafa....
Directed by: Nadine LabakiCaramel is a 2007 Lebanese film — the first feature film by Lebanese director/actress Nadine Labaki. The film premiered on May 20 at the 2007 Cannes Film Festival, in the Directors' Fortnight... more
Directed by: Maroun BagdadiLittle Wars is a 1982 French-Lebanese war film directed by Maroun Bagdadi. It was screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 1982 Cannes Film Festival. The film screened at New York Film... more
A Bedu Girl in ParisSamira Tewfik
Directed by: Muhammad SelmanA Bedu Girl in Paris is a 1964 film directed by Muhammad Selman....
A Man of HonorMajdi Machmouchi, Mahmoud Said
Directed by: Jean Claude CodsiA Man of Honor is a 2012 drama film written by Jean-Claude Codsi, Ève Deboise, Lou Inglebert and Ghassan Salhab and directed by Jean-Claude Codsi....
- Le Festival De Baalbeck 1960 is a 1961 short film directed by David McDonald.... more
Around the Pink HouseZina Arida, Antoine Balabane
Directed by: Joana Hadjithomas, Khalil JoreigeAround the Pink House is a 1999 film co-directed by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige. It was an international co-production between France, Canada and Lebanon. It was Lebanon's official Best... more
A Tempo: The 3rd ActZeina Makki, Kim Baraka
Directed by: Maria Abdel KarimA Tempo: The 3rd Act is a 2012 musical/drama short film written and directed by Maria Abdel Karim....
A Civilized PeopleBruno Todeschini, Sotigui Kouyaté
Directed by: Randa Chahal SabagCivilisées is a 1999 French- and Arabic-language film directed and written by Randa Chahal Sabag, a renowned Lebanese film maker and screen writer.... more
A Very Dangerous ManKassem Hatoum, Faraj Aoun
Directed by: Mazen KhaledA Very Dangerous Man is a 2012 short drama film written and directed by Mazen Khaled....
- American Jihadist is a 2009 documentary film directed by Mark Claywell and written by Jody Jenkins.... more
Directed by: Nadine LabakiWhere Do We Go Now? is a 2011 film by Lebanese director Nadine Labaki. The film premiered during the 2011 Cannes Film Festival as part of Un Certain Regard . The film was selected to represent... more
A World Not OursA World Not Ours is a 2012 documentary, biographical and historical film written and directed by Mahdi Fleifel....
Directed by: Danielle ArbidIn the Battlefields is a 2004 Lebanese film by director Danielle Arbid. The film premiered on May 16 during the 2004 Cannes Film Festival, in the Directors' Fortnight section where the film ran for... more
Directed by: Nadine LabakiCapernaum is a 2018 Lebanese drama film directed by Nadine Labaki. While serving a five-year sentence for stabbing someone, a 12-year-old boy from the slums of Beirut named Zain El Hajj (Zain Al... more
Directed by: Joana Hadjithomas, Khalil JoreigeA Perfect Day is a 2005 Lebanese film directed by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige. The soundtrack was done by the band Scrambled Eggs, Soap Kills and others.... more
Al Istiyaf fi LubnanAl Istiyaf fi Lubnan is a Lebanese film directed by the Egypto-Lebanese Bishara Wakim in 1947.... more
Directed by: Sabine El GemayelNiloofar is a 2008 drama film written and directed by Sabine El Gemayel.... more
The Misfortunes of SomeThe Misfortunes of Some is a 1982 documentary film directed by Omar Amiralay....
I Want to SeeCatherine Deneuve, Joana Hadjithomas
Directed by: Joana Hadjithomas, Khalil JoreigeI Want To See (Je Veux Voir) is a 2008 film written and directed by Khalil Joreige and Joana Hadjithomas....
Bahiya & MahmoudCyril Aris, Mounia Akl
Directed by: Zaid Abu HamdanBahiya & Mahmoud is a 2010 short comedy drama film written and directed by Zaid Abu Hamdan. "Aging couple Bahiya and Mahmoud have fallen into a reliable routine of bickering and making one another...
Antar's DaughterSamira Tewfik
Directed by: Niazi MostafaAntar's Daughter is a 1964 film directed by Niazi Mostafa....