Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art in Toulouse, FRAC Midi-Pyrénées

The Lebanese Rocket Society

The strange story of the Lebanese space adventure.
Thursday, may 31, 2018 - 19:00
Auditorium des Abattoirs - Free admission
Dans le cadre des Jeudis des Abattoirs.

A 2013 film by artists Joana Hadjithomas and Khalil Joreige (exhibited in the exhibition Gravité Zéro), Marcel Duchamp Prize. In the early 1960s, during the Cold War, a group of Lebanese students and researchers embarked on the race for space and created the "Lebanese Rocket Society".

Film de Joana Hadjithomas et Khalil Joreige.
2013,  couleur, 92 mins, Producteurs Georges Schoucair (Abbout Productions – Liban), Edouard Mauriat (Mille et une Productions – France)
Dans le prolongement de l'exposition Gravité Zéro. Une exploration artistique de l'espace.