Feature Film | 2009 | Lebanon

Brief synopsis

Yanoosak tells the story of Rudi, a Swiss German living in Zurich, who decides one day to move to Beirut to establish a small business and hopefully meet his soulmate.
Between one heartbreak and another, he manages to open a small pizzeria.
The movie follows this segment of Rudi’s tragic-comic life while revealing how European culture tries to blend into the oriental culture without fully understanding its codes.


ActorRole nameVoice actor / Speaker
Zeina DaccacheMona [L]
 Siegfried TerpoortenRudi [L]


Camera Departmentdirector of photographyRachel Aoun
Director's DepartmentdirectorElie Khalifé
Director's DepartmentdirectorAlexandre Monnier
EditingeditorGladys Joujou

Production companies

Abbout Productions [lb]Koproduzent
Taxi Films [ch]