WORLD PREMIERE AT CPH:DOX
Only the Devil Lives Without Hope, by award winning director Magnus Gertten, is having its world premiere at cph:dox.
At cph:dox Only the Devil Lives Without Hope is selected to be in competition the F:Act Award program. The world premiere screening of the film is March 21.
Only the Devil Lives Without Hope is a real-life thriller about love, betrayal, spies, assassins and the unbreakable hope for a brother, locked in a desert prison called "The Place of No Return". The film portraits Dilya, who became a human rights activist the day her brother Iskandar was thrown in prison, accused of being a terrorist. For years she challenged the dictatorship ruling her country, which had brutal consequences for her. She had to escape but realised that the regime who took her brother was closer than she could ever imagine.