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In July 2004, Norma Khouri, best-selling author of 'Forbidden Love', was exposed as a fake. She'd won fame and fortune as a Jordanian virgin with a fatwah on her head for her campaign against honour killings. But she was really Norma Bagain, an alleged Chicago con artist on the run from the FBI for $1 million of fraud. Spinning murder, greed and literary scandal into a web that entangles us all, FORBIDDEN LIE$ is a real-life thriller for our time.

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Cast & Crew & Production Details

Director
Anna Broinowski
Writers
Anna Broinowski
Producer
Anna Broinowski  Sally Regan
Executive Producers
Antonio Zeccola
Dir. of Photography:
Kathryn Millis  Toby Oliver ACS
Editor:
Alison Croft  Vanessa Milton
Production Designer:
Robert Webb
Cast
Norma Khouri
Genre
History and national identity
Production Company
Liberty Productions Pty Ltd
Australian Sales
Palace Films
International Sales
Becker Entertainment

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