Nadine Labaki
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'Caramel' Is a Splendidly Composed Soap Opera
26 May 2010 // 8:49 PM

Repeatedly framed by doorways and windows, each woman in Caramel appears on her own sort of threshold.

Caramel (Sukkar banat)
1 Jul 2008 // 5:00 PM

On the surface about the foibles and trials of salon workers and patrons, but underlined with the modernity of Lebanese women and their culture’s transition into westernism.


Toronto International Film Festival 2011: 'Where Do We Go Now?'
13 Sep 2011 // 7:00 AM

An enchanting, brilliant, and heartbreaking film about civil war and its indelible legacy, this Lebanese masterwork utterly slayed me.


Cannes 2011: A personal project for Nadine Labaki
18 May 2011 // 11:13 PM

CANNES, France — For many filmmakers, the moment of inspiration can be difficult to pin down. Lebanese writer-director Nadine Labaki, however, has exceptional reasons for remembering

//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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