Beirut: Eye of the Storm


Four young women in Beirut document a turbulent period in recent Lebanese history, from the uprising against the ruling regime to the subsequent lockdown and then, just months later, the gigantic explosion at the port.

LEB / FRA, 2021, 75 min, Arabic with English subtitles

Regie Mai Masri

Q & A with Noel Keserwany


Filmstill: Beirut: Eye of the Storm


Part of 6. Berliner Herbstsalon GEZİ – TEN YEARS AFTER. Ein Prolog im Frühling.

The series GeZinema was created in collaboration with the H2020 MSCA-IF project, VIDEOACT, a project funded by the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant agreement No. 101025524.

Directed by
Mai Masri