beirut: moviemania

the beirut international film festival returns to town on oct 7-14 with a slew of interesting contemporary movies. this 9th edition includes a retrospective of italian film producer paolo benvenuti and a competition of arab feature films and arab short films. opening film is francis ford coppola's tetro [2009]. main screening location: metropolis cinema, centre empire sofil, rue accaoui [achrafieh]. [flv:www.youtube.com/watch?v=XJ_XTIsMKig 480 360] video: tetro trailer