Mohammad Rasoulof / IR, DE, CZ, 2020 / 151 min.
In 2020 the Berlinale Golden Bear went to There Is No Evil by the Iranian filmmaker Mohammad Rasoulof. Four stories about four men who are forced to make moral choices in the face of a repressive regime. Rasoulof was banned from filming in Iran for turning his critical gaze on his country, but carries on filming nevertheless..
Heshmat, Pouya, Bharam and Javad are all pressured by the Iranian government to become executioners. In this omnibus by Mohammad Rasoulof, each of their stories is told.
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IR, DE, CZ
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Screened at prominent national and international festivals, yet never released in Dutch cinemas. Quite unjustly so, Eye Filmmuseum thinks, and so it has once again brought an exceptional selection of films from international festivals to the Netherlands.