beirut: moviemania

the annual arab film festival returns to beirut, kicking off on thu - sep 16. this 6th edition once again screens a slew of short + feature films and documentaries by both lebanese and arab filmmakers, many of which are shown for the first time in lebanon. additionally, it features retrospectives, a master class held by directors ghassan salhab and tariq taguia, and a pitching session for arab documentary filmmakers in the presence of local and international producers. location: metropolis cinema, centre empire sofil, rue accaoui [achrafieh].