Kamel El Basha

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Kamel El Basha is a Palestinian actor of screen and stage, theater director, play-writer and producer. He began his career as a stage actor during the 1980s. He gained critical acclaim in 2017 when he won the Volpi Cup for Best Actor (male) during the 74th Venice International Film Festival for his role as Yasser Abdallah Salameh in The Insult by ... See full bio »

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The Insult Yasser Abdallah Salameh


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 2023 Culprits (TV Series) (post-production)
- Episode #1.1 (2023) ... Youssef
 2023 Our Males and Females (Short)
The Father
 2022 Room 207 (TV Mini Series)
- Episode #1.10 (2022)
- Episode #1.9 (2022)
- Episode #1.8 (2022)
- The Encounter (2022)
 2021 Huda's Salon
The Doctor (as Kamel Al Basha)
 2020 Curfew
 2020 Soft Grass (Short)
 2020/I The Translator
Professor Raed
 2018 The Reports on Sarah and Saleem
Abu Ibrahim
 2017 The Insult
Yasser Abdallah Salameh
 2015 Solomon's Stone (Short)
Police investigator
 2009 Lesh Sabreen? (Short)
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 2016 Defying My Disability (Documentary) (executive producer)
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 2017 74th Venice Film Festival Awards Ceremony (TV Special)
Self - Winner

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