Ghassan Salhab

Ghassan Salhab

Lebanon

Biography

Ghassan Salhab (born 1958, Senegal) has directed five feature films: BEYROUTH FANTÔME, TERRA INCOGNITA (Un Certain Regard, Cannes 2002), THE LAST MAN, 1958 and THE MOUNTAIN, which have all been selected by prestigious international festivals. Salhab has also directed numerous short films and videos, including: POSTHUMUS; NARCISSE PERDU; MY LIVING BODY, MY DEAD BODY; LA ROSE DE PERSONNE; BAALBECK (co-directed with Akram Zaatari and Mohamad Soueid); AFRIQUE FANTÔME and APRÈS LA MORT. Additionally, he has collaborated on several screenplays and teaches cinema in Lebanon. He has also published works in various magazines. His films have been selected in various international film festivals.

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