The Insult



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.

  1. Ziad Doueiri

    Director, Writer

  2. Joelle Touma


Top Billed Cast

  1. Adel Karam

    Adel Karam

    Tony Hanna

  2. Kamel El Basha

    Kamel El Basha

    Yasser Abdallah Salameh

  3. Rita Hayek

    Rita Hayek

    Shirine Hanna

  4. Christine Choueiri

    Christine Choueiri

    Manal Salameh

  5. Diamand Bou Abboud

    Diamand Bou Abboud

    Nadine Wehbe

Full Cast & Crew

The Insult
The Insult


Original Title L'Insulte

Status Released

Release Information

  • January 12, 2018
    Theatrical (limited)


Original Language French

Runtime 1h 52m

Budget $3,000,000.00

Revenue $1,001,305.00



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