Indignation is a 2016 American drama film, directed and written by James Schamus, making his feature directorial debut, and based on the Philip Roth novel Indignation (2008). The film is set mostly in Ohio, in the early 1950s, and stars Logan Lerman, Sarah Gadon, Pico Alexander, Danny Burstein, Linda Emond, and Ben Rosenfield. The film had its world premiere at the Sundance Film Festival on January 24, 2016. The film is scheduled to be released on July 29, 2016, by Roadside Attractions and Summit Entertainment.


In 1951, Marcus, a working-class Jewish student from New Jersey, attends a small Ohio college, where he struggles with sexual repression and cultural disaffection, amid the ongoing Korean War.

Director: James Schamus
Writers: Philip Roth (based on the novel by), James Schamus (written for the screen by)
Stars: Sarah Gadon, Logan Lerman, Tracy Letts

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