The first ever 100% Lebanese animated movie is screening this week

Cultural Festivals produced the all-new 75-minute animation movie called “Alwan ” (Colors of ).


The movie cost around half a million dollars and is currently showing in Cinema City in Souks.

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“Alwan ” is an Arabic kids animation movie with an aim to increase children’s awareness and develop their imagination.


The movie is about Meem (a glass jar!), an adorable character who sets on a journey around for the purpose of bringing colors back to the saddened capital.

His adventure takes him through ’s major cities where he stumbles upon many surprising characters.

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“Alwan ” is said to be produced locally, including 400 songs – all of which were written and performed by local artists.

“We expect 25,000 attendees at the box office, and we do not expect a return on our investment.” said Ezzat Kraytem, Secretary General of Cultural Festivals.


The movie stars: Emile Adaimy, Karim Khneisser, Karl Georr, Laura Khabbaz, Maria Hassan, Maya Baraket Adaimy, Nader Khoury, Wassim El Tom.

Via Alwan Beirut

It will be in all theaters starting on November 29.


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You can check the film’s trailer:


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