Cinemoz.com, one of the first Arabic video-on-demand platforms in the region, released a project named”Arabs Crash Hollywood”, a classic Arab make-over of Oscar nominated films.
What started off as a campaign to support Arab nominated films in the Oscars became a craving of the recipients. Their fans can’t be blamed, they are crumbs of classic Arabic cinema brought back to life. Those visuals flirt with your intelligence and make you think more about what impressions you could be leaving. Cinemoz.com were asked for more of this art, so here are the nine posters they released on their Facebook page –
Original artwork by Michel Achkar.
Birdman – El Gahl Ne3ma
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes – Ma3raket Al-Salam Al-Akhira
Foxcatcher – Okhrogi ya Shams, Okhrogi ya Asle7a
The Grand Budapest Hotel – Akbar Ma2wa Fi Budapest
Guardians of the galaxy – Ahlan!
How to train your dragon – 3asforayn B-7agar Wahed
Inherent vice – Ta7t Al-7egara Tamheed lel Shate2
Whiplash – Man Talab Al-3ola Sahar Al-Layali