• Publication date: April 28, 2014

Samson & Delilah

A harrowing tale of survival follows two runaway teenagers on a journey from hell and back, under the scorching desert sun

  • Publication date: April 28, 2014

Samson & Delilah

Program data

Duration: 120

Production Year: 2009

MBC 2:

June 6, 2014 04:30 (KSA) ~ June 6, 2014 03:30 (CLT)

Samson and Delilah, are two 14 years old living in secluded small town in the arid Australian outbacks. Bored with very little to do, Samson is addicted to sniffing petrol, for a quick high and an escape from his miserable existence. He meets Delialah, who is living with her Grandmother. After unforeseen events, both run away from the town taking the only car in the community. However, their escaped is far from a picnic. Very Soon Delilah, is Sniffing petrol and both are residing under a bridge, however bad this might sound, what follows is brutal and closer to hell than Life. And journey becomes a fight for survival.

An internationally acknowledged hit, winning the prestigious Camera D’or at the 2009 Cannes Film Festival, and nominated for an Oscar. A story of hardship, Love and the realization that our world is empty and brutal without Love!


  • Rowan McNamara as Samson
  • Marissa Gibson as Delilah
  • Mitjili Napanangka Gibson as Nana
  • Scott Thornton as Gonzo
  • Matthew Gibson as Samson's Brother
  • Steven Brown as Drummer
  • Gregwyn Gibson as Bass Player
  • Noreen Robertson Nampijinpa as Fighting Woman
  • Kenrick Martin as Wheelchair Boy
  • Peter Bartlett as Storekeeper  

Directed by: Warwick Thornton

Rating: NR