L'INSULTE

By Ziad DOUEIRI

SCOPE PICTURES - as PROD / FIN

Drama - Completed 2017


Festivals
& Awards

Venice - Biennale 2017
Best Actor
AFI 2017
Audience Award
    • Year of production
    • 2017
    • Genres
    • Drama
    • Countries
    • BELGIUM, FRANCE
    • Director(s)
    • Ziad DOUEIRI
    • Synopsis
    • Toni, a Lebanese Christian, is watering the plants on his balcony. The water drips accidentally on the head of Yasser, a Palestinian and foreman of the adjoining worksite. A heated dispute breaks out.
      Yasser, beside himself, insults Toni. His dignity wounded, Toni decides to take Yasser to court. A long trial ensues during which Lebanese Christians and Palestinians clash.
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