Publication: Beirut.com

First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Eight Types of People Who Define What It Means to Be Lebanese

On your average day, between commuting to work or heading out for drinks and dinner with your pals, (yeah this is an average day in Lebanon), you'll undoubtedly come across one of these conspicuous characters.So who have you met today?The Taxi Drive ... [Published Beirut.com - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

"Happiness of a Little Family" by Mohamed Shafik

Using prevailing views from contemporary Egyptian society, Mohamed Shafik argues that the whole human being is a cliché. The director demonstrates that experiences from the past influence the present life, as well as the future. As the world is experiencing ... [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
Entities: Mohamed Shafik
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Cine 21 Film Screenings

At the end of each month, Shahrayad Cinema chooses the three best films that were screened throughout September.The selected films are:Ward directed by Farah ChayaErcevax directed by Oliver Bou EidLes chants des sirenes directed by Mohamed Moe SabbahIn ... [Published Beirut.com - Oct 01 2014]
Entities: Screening
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

SkillPill: Clay Figure Modeling Workshop

Have you ever wondered how your favorite clay cartoon characters are made? Learn how to transform your 2D character design into a 3D figurine using modeling clay.It’s not that hard, it only takes 3 hours (less than it takes you to torrent a movie) and ... [Published Beirut.com - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

101 Poetry Nights-Spoken Word Poetry at AltCity

While Beirut hustles and bustles away, our Lebanese poets of different ages and backgrounds will come to perform their own spoken word poems (in Arabic and English) in our second monthly spoken word event -- in hopes of adding some fine tunes to the city's ... [Published Beirut.com - Oct 01 2014]
Entities: Arabic, Beirut
First reported Oct 01 2014 - Updated Oct 01 2014 - 1 reports

Maryam Saleh and Zeid Hamdan at Metro

Described by NOW Media as an “interesting and magnetic collaboration,” Maryam Saleh and Zeid Hamdan is an experimental musical partnership between Egyptian singer and songwriter Maryam Saleh, a powerful voice for her generation, and pioneering electromusic ... [Published Beirut.com - Oct 01 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Al Mtein Hike with Vamos Todos

If you’ve ever wondered how a Lebanese village might have looked two or three hundred years ago, try a visit to Mtein where many old palaces and buildings survive to this day.Rock tombs from the Roman-Byzantine era indicate that Mtein’s origin probably ... [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
Entities: Winemaker, Olive Oil, Decree
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

The Red Light Not So Special: Mugged in Beirut

Recently a colleague from work, a 20-year-old well-built guy, was mugged at midnight near Gallerie Khabbaz in Jdeideh.Here's his version of the story: "It was late at night, and I was headed home after having driven my girlfriend to her place. I stopped ... [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
Entities: Beirut, Jeep, Robbery
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Charles Cohen at Yukunkun - CO2

Maqamat & BIPOD-Beirut International Platform of Dance, IRTIJAL-Beirut International Experimental Music Festival, and the Norwegian Embassy in Beirut, are pleased to invite you to the opening of the first edition of CO2-Choreographers & Composers Pla ... [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Things You Can Only Get Away With in Beirut

Lebanese people often take embarrassment-filled pride in how quirky the country is. Corrupt politicians, barely functioning departments and services coupled with a valiant approach towards problems and national debt. Here are some things you can only ... [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

A Disney (Candy) Night

To all of you who've long aspired for a happy ending, Bardo presents its Disney (Candy) Night. A night of Disney songs accompanied by screenings of Disney movies, and a lot of candy.Past Events Here ... [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
First reported Sep 30 2014 - Updated Sep 30 2014 - 1 reports

Ethiopian Party at Radio Beirut

Mekdas Widagi presents an Ethiopian party with: a finger lickin' Ethiopian hot open buffet, a traditional coffee ceremony, professional dancers and an Ethiopian DJ.Cost20,000 LLUpcoming Events Here Past Events Here ... [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
Entities: Beirut, Coffee

Quotes

Here's his version of the story: "It was late at night, and I was headed home after having driven my girlfriend to her place. I stopped at a red light, and a guy jumps out of nowhere, opens up my door and threatens me with a half-opened box cutter, screaming that he wanted $200. The car behind me was lightly pushing up against the bumper, which pushed my vehicle into a black Jeep in front of me. It was clear [to me] this was some sort of regular robbery setup. I panicked, but decided to grab the assailants hand, which was clutching the box cutter. That's when he reached in the car, grabbed my mobile phone and fled. Of course, I wanted to simply drive off after this happened, but the black Jeep was deliberately blocking the way."
Although we may get a little hot-tempered, Lebanese are generally very friendly and hospitable. Asking for directions turns into "come have some Arabic coffee at my house, please, I insist." Complete strangers are generally willing to help out with anything you might need
...His impact has been so great that Kristian Beyer of me claimed recently in an interview that: "Thanks to Mano Le Tough, I have no fears for the future of House" . And not just Beyer, the entire Innervisions gang including me and Dixon have become fervent supporters of Mano Le Tough's warm and melodic, yet driving...

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SkillPill: Clay Figure Modeling Workshop [Published Beirut.com - Oct 01 2014]
Cine 21 Film Screenings [Published Beirut.com - Oct 01 2014]
The Red Light Not So Special: Mugged in Beirut [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
Al Mtein Hike with Vamos Todos [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
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Ethiopian Party at Radio Beirut [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
A Disney (Candy) Night [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
Things You Can Only Get Away With in Beirut [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
"Happiness of a Little Family" by Mohamed Shafik [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
Charles Cohen at Yukunkun - CO2 [Published Beirut.com - Sep 30 2014]
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