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In 1957, Lebanon entered the competition at Cannes for the very first time with this film, an unforgettably harrowing family saga that became the touchstone of Georges Nasser’s too short career. After her husband leaves her, a young woman raises her children alone, living in poverty in a mountain village. After twenty years, an unrecognisable, shabbily dressed old man returns from Brazil...
  • Fiction
  • Lebanon
  • 1957 | 81 min. | Black and white
  • Language : Arabic
  • Subtitles : Français
Cast & Crew
Screenplay
Youssef Habchi Achkar
Halim Fares
Cinematography
Rodrigue Dahdah
Music
Toufic Succar
Sound
Henri Massebeuf
Cast
Raouf Rawi
Shakib Khouri
Laura Azar
Mounir Nader
Nazha Younes
Production Company
, Lebanon Pictures
Print Contact
Abbout Productions
Badih Massaad
badih@abboutproductions.com
Georges Nasser
Lebanon, 1927
Filmobiography
1950’s
Film student at UCLA, California
1962
The Small Stranger (selected at Festival de Cannes)
1975
A Man is Needed
1975
Lebanese Civil War: Nasser stops his career and later becomes teacher at the Lebanese Academy of Fine Arts (ALBA)
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Conception: Asphalte Design - Développement: Bluesystem

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