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Oscar 2018: Lebanese Film Earns Nomination for Best Foreign Film

2018 Film Lebanon Oscars The Insult

Oscar 2018: Lebanese Film Earns Nomination for Best Foreign Film

It's official! The nominations for this year's Oscars have been announced. For Arabic cinema fans, it's extra special because the film "The Insult" from Lebanon has been selected as one of the best foreign films. Lebanon: L'insulte / The Insult  "The Insult" tells a story of an insult blown out of proportions that finds Toni, a Lebanese Christian, and Yasser, a Palestinian refugee, in court. From secret wounds to traumatic revelations, the media circus surrounding the case puts Lebanon through a social explosion, forcing Toni and Yasser to reconsider their lives and prejudices. The film is directed by French-Lebanese film director Ziad...

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Oscars 2018: Eight Arabic Films Competing for a Best Foreign Language Win

2018 Algeria Egypt Film Iraq Lebanon Morocco Oscars Palestine Syria Tunisia

Oscars 2018: Eight Arabic Films Competing for a Best Foreign Language Win

It's been a record year for the Oscars Academy Awards with a total of 92 films submissions from around the world for the foreign-language category. Followers of Arabic cinema will be delighted to know that the film submission included Algeria, Egypt, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Syria and Tunisia. Here's a list of the 8 Arabic films in competition:Algeria: Road to Istanbul / La Route d'Istanbul When the police tell her that Elodie, her only daughter, aged 20, has left for Syria to wage jihad, Elisabeth's life is turned upside down. She is shocked and does not understand why Elodie has...

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