Lebanon, France, Cyprus I 2017 I Arabic dialogue with English subtitles l 20 min

“I am not a beggar”
Lost in the middle of the Bekaa valley after fleeing the Syrian war, little Abed and his sick grandfather find their way into the city of Beirut, only to face a ruthless fate.

Director: Karim Rahbani
Writer: Ghady Rahbani, Karim Rahbani
Cast: Abed El Hady Assaf, Saad ElDin Moukhalalati, Cynthia Khalife, Ghady Rahbani
DOP: Rachelle Noja
Producer: Nadia Turincev

Screening: October 7th 14:30 Panora 2



Director: Karim Rahbani

Karim Rahbani is an award winning Lebanese Director. He comes from a family of musicians renowned for their vibrant oriental music and musicals. His “Why Thy Spirit” was shown at DIFF, BIFF and Cannes Film Festival.