After much deliberation, our distinguished panel of judges has selected this year’s winning films. Congratulations to all of the filmmakers and teams who participated. We are proud to announce our winners.
Kudos to Ta2ach fa2ach for winning Best Film of 2019. Their film Wish We Could - كان عبالي will go on to represent Beirut against all the other city winners around the world at Filmapalooza 2020.
An Author spies on her neighbor to fuel her writing, until she develops a personal connection with him.
a group of friends are trying to solve the disappearance of their friend on New Year's Eve
A mother who was burnt by mistake and planted by her husband, who tries to convince his son that he should be planted alive, wrote a book about planting the living, to keep on living.
three estranged siblings go on a road trip to find out the truth about their mother.
When a man died, a detective tried to find the murderer within his family.
we can write and act but we are stuck with the same ending
A girl lost her parents in the war. She is stuck in her own thoughts about war and politicians. She can't get through her own prison until she drops off her useless research about the past.
In this film is a mix of reality and fantasy, as author Hayat Mrad tries to create a better life for her family. In her novel is a fantasy of the life she could have with her husband and 2 children filled with laughter and joy, as well as lavish clothes and property; but can Hayat truly distinguish fact from fiction? Is there a distinction, at all...?
An aspiring author is forced by his father to work in the family business until his dark side arises.
Hayat finds herself roaming in a series of her mother’s unfulfilled wants.
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During a writer's block, the door goes knock knock knock.
An author writes a story end that turns out to be his end.
A failed writer tries to find ways to end his life without breaking his mother's heart.