We are pleased to present the eleventh edition of the Lebanese Film Festival! It has been another exciting year in the Lebanese cinema space, and for Lebanese film makers in Australia and across the world!
Despite the obstacles faced in Lebanon at the current time, we are grateful for the resilience and determination of Lebanese filmmakers. Thanks to their unwavering spirit, we are able to bring you an array of captivating new content.
This year’s edition offers a unique opportunity to experience the very best of Lebanese cinema. With a reach that extends throughout Australia, we invite all Australians to immerse themselves in the rich tapestry of stories that Lebanese filmmakers have shared over the past year.
From a wide selection of locally and Lebanon-produced short films, features, and documentaries, there is something for everyone to enjoy. Through the power of cinema, we can bridge the distance and connect with the stories that have the power to inspire, educate, and entertain us.
As you embark on your festival experience, we encourage you to savour each film and let it transport you to the vibrant world of Lebanese cinema. Take this time to appreciate the artistry, the passion, and the resilience that lies within each frame. And remember, we are united by our shared love for cinema and the power it holds to bring us together.
Thank you for joining us on another exciting edition. We hope that the Lebanese Film Festival of 2023 will leave a lasting impression and kindle a desire to explore more of the incredible talent and stories that Lebanon has to offer.
We look forward to meeting you at Festival events this year!
Director, Lebanese Film Festival
Co-Director, Lebanese Film Festival