Metropolis Empire Sofil Library

Open from 18:00 to 22:00

Metropolis Empire Sofil is proud to showcase a number of items on cinema in its library.



A selection of Arabic, French and English books by renowned film critics including Michel Chion, Gilles Deleuze, Jean-Michel Frodon and Lebanese writers such as Ibrahim Al Ariss.

Several works translated into Arabic such as Godard par Godard, and the script of La Dolce Vita commented by Fellini.



Film classics, modern films, but also a selection of Lebanese features and documentaries, including Simon El Habre’s One Man Village and films of established filmmakers Borhan Alawiye, Christian Ghazi, and Danielle Arbid.



An assorted collection of original soundtracks of cult movies.



A wide range of old and new film magazines for consultation, including Cahiers du Cinéma and Variety.



Posters of the events organized by Metropolis are on sale in the library.


The library opens from 18:00 to 22:00

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