The Insult

Film Details

Director: Ziad Doueiri

Country: Lebanon

Runtime: 113 Minutes

Language: Arabic

English subtitles: Yes


Genre: Feature , Drama

Cast: Adel Karam, Kamel El Basha, Camille Salameh, Diamand Bou Abboud, Christine Choueiri, Rita Hayek, Julia Kassar,

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After an emotional exchange between a Lebanese Christian and a Palestinian refugee escalates, the men end up in a court case that gets national attention.

This film was Lebanon's first ever Oscar Nominated film in the best foreign language film category.


Thursday, 16 August, from 6.45pm, Bryan Brown Theatre, Bankstown – Special event: Opening Night

Sunday, 19 August, 7.00pm, The Theatre, Bankstown Sports

Thursday, 23 August, 7.00pm, Hoyts Bankstown

Wednesday, 29 August,  6.45pm, Hoyts Bankstown

Friday, 31 August, 9.00pm, Hoyts Bankstown


Saturday, 8 September, 7.00pm, Tower Cinemas


Saturday, 15 September, 6.45pm, Hoyts Norwood


Note: All films exempt from classification unless otherwise noted. We recommend this film has an equivalent rating to 'M' - a film for mature audiences ages 15 years and over.