We Loved Each Other So Much
WE LOVED EACH OTHER SO MUCH portrays the love of diverse Beirut inhabitants for this diva. Through the music, and the myths that grew around Fairuz, they tell their life stories, and narrate the tragic, stirring history of their city. Their reminiscences, combined with Fairuz' songs and her story, provide a moving commentary on Lebanon's tumultuous history, traces of which are still visible in Beirut's devastated cityscape and bullet-scared building.
Today Fairuz is a cultural phenomenon whose appeal has spread far beyond the Arab world. Offering viewers a revealing and captivating introduction to this singer, and her place in Lebanese history and culture, WE LOVED EACH OTHER SO MUCH also powerfully shows how music and the emotions it stirs can transcend political and religious differences.
In Arabic with English subtitles.
Poetic… finds humor and indomitable spirit in its subjects. --Dennis Harvey, Variety
Fairuz has become a living icon without equal! --Neil MacFarquhar, The New York Times
Top Customer Reviews
Those who don't know Fairuz should watch this too because her songs are a treasure - even if you don't understand the words.
This is a good documentary about beautiful,unique,maddening Lebanon and it's people too.
Here is a very nice look at the life of the Lebanese with an influence of pop culture through a beautiful pop diva from Lebanon.