Cannes Film Fest 2017: Directors Fortnight—Lebanon Factory

Directors’ Fortnight is proud to introduce the Lebanon Factory! Discover what those creative exchanges have produced: 4 short films of 15 minutes each, co-directed by 4 matchmade couples of young filmmakers.

Factory initiative aims for new talents’ emergence on the international scene. It helps young international filmmakers to meet up and create together.

After 2013 Taipei Factory, 2014 Nordic Factory, 2015 Chile Factory, and 2016 South Africa Factory, Directors’ Fortnight is pleased to present Lebanon Factory as 2017 edition.

coproduction : Abbout Productions and DW in saociation with Fondation Liban Cinéma

Contacts :
Dominique Welinski – dwelinski@gmail.com

> Directors’ Fortnight is holding Lebanon Factory world premiere on its opening day May, 18 2017 at Théâtre Croisette movie theater.

 

 

THE LEBANON FACTORY FILMMAKERS COUPLES: 

Ahmad Ghossein (Lebanon) &
Lucie La Chimia (France)

Mounia Akl (Lebanon) &
Ernesto Vilalobos (Costa Rica)

Rami Kodeih (Lebanon)
Una Gunjak (Bosnia-Herzegovina)

Shirin Abu Shaqra (Lebanon) &
Manuel Maria Almereyda (Switzerland )
> After the screening, there will be a Q&A session between the audience and the 8 new directors. Then, Directors’ Fortnight is offering them to pitch their future projects to industry professionals.

Factory initiative aims for new talents’ emergence on the international scene. It helps young international filmmakers to meet up and create together.

After 2013 Taipei Factory, 2014 Nordic Factory, 2015 Chile Factory, and 2016 South Africa Factory, Directors’ Fortnight is pleased to present Lebanon Factory as 2017 edition.

coproduction : Abbout Productions and DW in saociation with Fondation Liban Cinéma

Directors’ Fortnight is holding Lebanon Factory world premiere on its opening day May, 18 2017 at Théâtre Croisette movie theater.

THE LEBANON FACTORY FILMMAKERS COUPLES: 

Ahmad Ghossein (Lebanon) &
Lucie La Chimia (France)

Mounia Akl (Lebanon) &
Ernesto Vilalobos (Costa Rica)

Rami Kodeih (Lebanon)
Una Gunjak (Bosnia-Herzegovina)

Shirin Abu Shaqra (Lebanon) &
Manuel Maria Almereyda (Switzerland )

After the screening, there was a Q&A session between the audience and the 8 new directors. Then, Directors’ Fortnight is offering them to pitch their future projects to industry professionals.

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