DRESS IN LEBANON
Director(s): Sonia KRONLUND – Writer(s): Sonia KRONLUND Contact Print page
We discover that the abaya is not just the privilege of Muslims, the orthodox nuns also seem to wear it.
In this episode, we attend a particularly flashy wedding and discover that the ‘bling bling’ fashion is well established in the south of the country.
When visiting Palestinian camps, one measures the importance of dress in perpetuating tradition.
The famous keffiyeh has been diverted from its original purpose to become a fashion item that is worn like a scarf by the Beirut bourgeoisie.
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