Adoration Poster

Release Date: May 8th, 2009

DVD Release Date: October 13th, 2009

R|1 hr 40 min

Plot Summary
A straightforward translation assignment in a high school French class leads to unexpected drama for Simon (Devon Bostick), an imaginative Canadian student, and his teacher, Sabine (Arsinée Khanjian). The son of a Palestinian father, Simon takes an article about a terrorist plot and weaves it into his own tragic family history. Encouraged by Sabine, Simon passes the tale off as a true story -- but the ramifications of this action, which end up online, deliver surprising results.

Cast: Scott Speedman, Devon Bostick, Arsinée Khanjian, Kenneth Welsh, Rachel Blanchard, Katie Boland, Noam Jenkins, Geraldine O'Rawe

Director: Atom Egoyan

Genres: Drama

Production Co: Serendipity Point Films

Distributors: Sony Pictures Classics

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