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  • Thursday May 31 2012 until Wednesday Jun 13 2012 from 05:00 pm until 10:00 pm
  • Metropolis-Empire Sofil
  • Arts & Culture

SYNOPSIS: 60 years of the History of Lebanon seen throughout the story of the Mercedes Ponton (the 180 model) and its German-Lebanese "family" locally called "Marcedes".
Marcedes: the story of a car, the story of a family, the story of a country.

هذه قصّة سيّارة: مرسيدس "المدعبلة" التي أصبحت رمزا للبنان ما قبل الحرب الأهليّة وشهدت على التحوّلات على الساحة اللبنانيّة على مرّ العقود.
هذه قصّة عائلة ألمانيّة "تلبننت" عبر السنين.
هذه قصّة وطن وتاريخه المعاصر.

مارسيدس: قصة سيّارة وعائلة ووطن.


Awards:

Best Arab Documentary
FIPRESCI (the International Federation of Film Critics) Prize
Dubai International Film Festival 2011

AlJazeera Documentary Channel Award for Best Long Film
AlJazeera International Documentary Festival, Doha 2012

2nd Best Documentary Prize
2nd International Meeting for Arab Cinema-Nabeul,Tunisia 2012

Discover Our World Award
Best Feature Documentaries Category
7th Monaco Charity Film Festival, Monaco 2012


Starting Thursday May 31st till Wednesday June 13th.

Screening Times : 3 pm,5 pm,7 h30 pm and 10 pm




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