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24 Ratings


Directed by David Hugh Jones
United Kingdom, 1983
Drama, Thriller


With scenes arranged in reverse chronological order, playwright Harold Pinter’s semi-autobiographical filmed play dissects the nature of an adulterous affair between Emma and Jerry, best friend to Emma’s husband Robert.

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Betrayal Directed by David Hugh Jones

Awards & Festivals

Academy Awards

1984 | Nominee: Best Writing, Screenplay Based on Material from Another Medium

National Board of Review

1983 | 2 wins including: Best Film

BAFTA Awards

1984 | Nominee: Best Screenplay - Adapted

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