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Famous Movies From Lebanon

Updated June 14, 2019 19.3k views117 items

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?"
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    The Message

    Anthony Quinn, Michael Ansara
    The Message is a 1976/1977 film and Quranic epic directed by Moustapha Akkad chronicling the...  more
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    Ashraf Barhom, Michael Moshonov
    Lebanon is an Israeli war film directed by Samuel Maoz. It won the Leone d'Oro at the 66th...  more
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    A Bedu Girl in Love

    Samira Tewfik
    A Bedu Girl in Love is a 1963 film written by Bahgat Kamar and Badr Nofal and directed by...
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    Nadine Labaki, Yasmine Elmasri
    Caramel is a 2007 Lebanese film — the first feature film by Lebanese director/actress Nadine...  more
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    Little Wars

    Soraya Khoury, Youcef Hosni
    Little Wars is a 1982 French-Lebanese war film directed by Maroun Bagdadi. It was screened in...  more
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    A Bedu Girl in Paris

    Samira Tewfik
    A Bedu Girl in Paris is a 1964 film directed by Muhammad Selman....
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    A Man of Honor

    Majdi Machmouchi, Mahmoud Said
    A Man of Honor is a 2012 drama film written by Jean-Claude Codsi, Ève Deboise, Lou Inglebert...
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    Le Festival De Baalbeck 1960 is a 1961 short film directed by David McDonald....  more
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    Around the Pink House

    Zina Arida, Antoine Balabane
    Around the Pink House is a 1999 film co-directed by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige. It...  more
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    A Tempo: The 3rd Act

    Zeina Makki, Kim Baraka
    A Tempo: The 3rd Act is a 2012 musical/drama short film written and directed by Maria Abdel...
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    A Civilized People

    Bruno Todeschini, Sotigui Kouyaté
    Civilisées is a 1999 French- and Arabic-language film directed and written by Randa Chahal...  more
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    A Very Dangerous Man

    Kassem Hatoum, Faraj Aoun
    A Very Dangerous Man is a 2012 short drama film written and directed by Mazen Khaled....
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    American Jihadist is a 2009 documentary film directed by Mark Claywell and written by Jody...  more
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    Where Do We Go Now?

    Nadine Labaki, Karin Dor
    Where Do We Go Now? is a 2011 film by Lebanese director Nadine Labaki. The film premiered...  more
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    A World Not Ours

    A World Not Ours is a 2012 documentary, biographical and historical film written and directed...
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    In the Battlefields

    Carmen Lebbos, Roger Assaf
    In the Battlefields is a 2004 Lebanese film by director Danielle Arbid. The film premiered on...  more
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    Zain Al Rafeea, Yordanos Shiferaw
    Capernaum is a 2018 Lebanese drama film directed by Nadine Labaki. While serving a five-year...  more
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    A Perfect Day

    Christopher Lloyd, Rob Lowe
    A Perfect Day is a 2005 Lebanese film directed by Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige. The...  more
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    Al Istiyaf fi Lubnan

    Al Istiyaf fi Lubnan is a Lebanese film directed by the Egypto-Lebanese Bishara Wakim in 1947....  more
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    Shahab Hosseini, Fatemeh Motamed-Arya
    Niloofar is a 2008 drama film written and directed by Sabine El Gemayel....  more
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    The Misfortunes of Some

    The Misfortunes of Some is a 1982 documentary film directed by Omar Amiralay....
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    I Want to See

    Catherine Deneuve, Joana Hadjithomas
    I Want To See (Je Veux Voir) is a 2008 film written and directed by Khalil Joreige and Joana...
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    Bahiya & Mahmoud

    Cyril Aris, Mounia Akl
    Bahiya & Mahmoud is a 2010 short comedy drama film written and directed by Zaid Abu...
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    Antar's Daughter

    Samira Tewfik
    Antar's Daughter is a 1964 film directed by Niazi Mostafa....