THE INSULT

R  |  1 hour 52 minutes • Archived

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About

This incredible Academy Award nominee for Best Foreign Language Film is set in today's Beirut, where an insult blown out of proportion finds Toni (Adel Karam), a Lebanese Christian, and Yasser (Kamel El Basha), a Palestinian refugee, in court. As the media circus surrounding the case threatens a social explosion in divided Lebanon, Tony and Yasser reconsider their values and beliefs as revelations of trauma complicate their understanding of one another.

Directed By

Ziad Doueiri

Written By

Joelle Touma, Ziad Doueiri

Cast

Adel Karam, Camille Salameh, Kamel El Basha

Language

Arabic with English subtitles

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