Monday, May 29, 2017

Lunes Noires - questioning history (9)

A sexploitation movie made in Lebanon? Correct. That was 1971, the cast was Egyptian but the director Lebanese so were the locations. La Dame Aux Lunes Noires (sayyidat al akmar al sawda'a) went where few had gone before in the Arab world, to think that the movie would be done today - when a wave of moral codes is sweeping every country in the region including ours would be unthinkable.