Get the ready to dive into the magic of the Brazilian cinema, right here in Beirut.

The Embassy of Brazil in Beirut, Brazil-Lebanon Cultural Center (Centre Culturel Brésil-Liban) and the Metropolis Association (Metropolis Cinema) worked together to bring to you the very 1st Brazilian Film Festival from August 31 till September 3.

A great opportunity for Brazilian expats to see great classics of our cinema again, and for the Lebanese to prestige and get to know about our rich cinema.

Check bellow the program for the festival:

Wednesday, August 31
7 pm: Opening cocktail
8 pm: Nise: The Heart of Madness (Nise: O Coração da Loucura), movie by Roberto Berliner (109min)

Thursday, September 1
8 pm: Orphans of Eldorado (Órfãos do Eldorado), movie by Guilherme Coelho (96min)

Friday, September 2
8 pm: Casa Grande (The Ballad of Poor Jean), movie by Fellipe Barbosa (112min)

Saturday, September 3
8 pm: Lebanon Wins the World Cup, short by Tony ElKhoury & Anthony Lappé (23min)
Apelo, short by Bechara Mouzannar (19min)
(followed by a Q&A with the directors)
10 pm: Don’t Call Me Son (Mãe só há uma), movie by Anna Muylaert (82min)

All films are with English subtitles

Metropolis Empire – Sofil
Ticket: 8,000 LL
Info: 01 20 40 80