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Bosta (2005)

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Fifteen years after a traumatic explosion in his native Beirut, Kamal Maf'ouss returns from France, where he was nationalized and become a composer-choreographer. He reassembles youth ... See full summary »

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Cast

Credited cast:
Rodney El Haddad ...
Kamal Maf'ouss
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Alia
Nada Abou Farhat ...
Vola
Liliane Nemri ...
Arzeh
Omar Rajeh ...
Omar
Mounir Malaeb ...
Toufic
Bshara Atallah ...
Khalil
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Isabelle
Joelle Rizk ...
Katia
Mahfouz Barakat ...
William Maswani
Mahmoud Mabsout ...
Mr. Naim
Bader Haddad ...
Alia's Mother
Youssef Emalhoub ...
Alia's Father
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Khaled Abdallah
Rouwelda Attieh
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Fifteen years after a traumatic explosion in his native Beirut, Kamal Maf'ouss returns from France, where he was nationalized and become a composer-choreographer. He reassembles youth friends from his late pa's multicultural school. They pimp a decommissioned school bus to tour the country in preparation of Lebanon's annual festival of the choral dance-song genre Debka. Opinions clash on their modern, cosmopolitan version of a traditional genre, even among their friends and family, while other personal problems complicate matters further. Written by KGF Vissers

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15 March 2006 (United Arab Emirates)  »

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Bosta l'autobus  »

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$800,000 (estimated)
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Writer/director Philippe Aractingi appears in the movie as one of the judges in the dance contest. See more »

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Referenced in Smagsdommerne: Episode #8.3 (2008) See more »

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wonderful work
23 April 2006 | by (Lebanon) – See all my reviews

As a fan of Lebanese work,I think "bosta" is one of the best among Lebanese movies and serieses.It's so real and easy to believe.you won't feel uncomfortable or bored while watching it.It takes you back in time and reminds you of how stupid we Lebanese were to dis-troy both our country and ourselves for the sake of nothing.you would start thinking:"if the war didn't happen,every thing would have been much more better to everyone".it teaches you a lesson,and it makes you accept change.way to go... the actors did a fine job,they were able to prove there abilities as better actors then most of the famous actors in the Arab world.And that is great.


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