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Beirut on the Bayou

In 1902, Raif Shwayri’s grandfather emigrated from Lebanon to the U.S., where he worked as a peddler in Louisiana, defying the odds to build a lasting legacy. The writer retraces his grandfather’s footsteps to reveal a compelling hidden history along the Cajun bayou.

Country, Year United States, 2019
DirectorBrent Joseph
WriterRaif Shwayri
CastRaif Shwayrti, Fred Joseph, Al Joseph, Glen Pitre
ProducerBrent Joseph
LanguageArabic, English, English Subtitles, French
Runtime24 MINS, 00 SECS