The Daily TelegraphAugust 1, 1997
The Jewish Journal, Los AngelesSeptember 19, 1997
Title: “Lebanon… Imprisoned Splendour” Holds Official U.S. Premiere
Author: John Vandenberg
Precis: Academy Award documentary contender ‘Lebanon… Imprisoned Splendour’s official U.S premiere was held on Capital Hill to an overflow crowd of well-wishers, including Rep. Nick Rahall, the grandson of Lebanese immigrants. Narrated by Omar Sharif, “Film industry officials in Los Angeles saw the film and encouraged us to go for it” said Daizy Gedeon, writer, director and producer of the film.