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THE VALLEY

by Ghassan Salhab

synopsis

After surviving a car crash in the middle of Lebanon’s isolated Beqaa Valley, an amnesiac man finds himself held hostage on a local farm that doubles as an illegal drug-production facility.

international title: The Valley
original title: Al-wadi
country: Lebanon, France, Germany, Qatar, United Arab Emirates
sales agent: Doc & Film International
year: 2014
genre: fiction
directed by: Ghassan Salhab
film run: 135'
release date: FR 23/03/2016
screenplay: Ghassan Salhab
cast: Carlos Chahine, Carol Abboud, Fadi Abi Samra, Mounzer Baalbaki, Yumna Marwan, Aouni Kawas, Rodrigue Sleiman, Ahmad Ghossein
cinematography by: Bassem Fayad
film editing: Michèle Tyan
art director: Hussein Baydoun
music: Cynthia Zaven, Sharif Sehnaoui
producer: Georges Schoucair
production: unafilm, Les Films d'Ici, Abbout Productions/Lebanon
distributor: Survivance