World Cup (2016)

The Lebanese authorities have not approved the release of several films scheduled for the sixteenth edition of the Beirut International Film Festival (BIFF)
The general security requested the removal of a scene from the movie ‘World Cup’ which the festival organizers have refused to do.
The Iranian film ‘The Nights of Zayandeh-Rood’, directed by Mohsen Makhmalbaf, has not yet received a broadcast license.

Censorship Information

Date Released 2016
Date Censored 2016
Official Censoring Entity General Security
Censoring Reason Politics
Action Taken Censored