Our Patron

Bryan Brown

Bryan Brown is a legendary Australian actor and film maker, known for his many roles in Thornbirds, Breaker Morant, Cocktail, Dirty Deeds and Australia.

Since its inception, Bryan Brown has provided mentoring and support to the Lebanese Film Festival team, by way of providing regular advice on film matters, and providing the technical skill support of a film maker to ensure the festival continues to deliver as a showcasing of film culture.

In 2013, Bryan Brown was named patron of the Lebanese Film Festival at the Opening Night Gala of the second edition.

In 2014, The Bryan Brown Theatre in Bankstown, a newly built state of the art theatre named in honour of Bryan became home to the Opening Night of The Lebanese Film Festival.

Bryan Brown is committed to remaining as the Festival’s patron in the longer term.