UW Cinematheque - Premiere Showcase
The Insult (L'Insulte) | Lebanon, France | 2017 | DCP | 113 min. | Arabic with English subtitles Director: Ziad Doueiri
Saturday, February 17, 2018
4070 Vilas Hall
Cast: Adel Karam, Kamel El Basha, Camille Salameh A Lebanese Christian car mechanic and a Palestinian Muslim construction worker in Beirut begin a heated personal argument about a broken drain pipe, leading to a highly publicized legal battle that threatens to disrupt both of their lives and their families. Presented with support from UW Madison’s Middle Eastern Studies program.