Nadine Labaki Receives 2019 Issam Fares Award for Excellence!

Lebanese Oscar-nominated film director Nadine Labaki received the 2019 Issam Fares Award for Excellence during the Middle East Institute’s 73rd Annual Award Gala, which was held in Washington, DC earlier this week.

Upon receiving the award, Labaki gave a speech in which she mentioned the Lebanese people and their fight for a better future.


Check out her beautiful speech below:

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