A dead end or a new start? To escape the death penalty for adultery in Iran, Leila and Sahand’s only option is to flee to Turkey. But what is intended as a just break in their journey turns into several years’ residence – and seriously puts their relationship to the test.
We present the German premiere of the film at DOK.fest München 2020 @home.
Production: Danish Documentary Production. Producer: Sigrid Dyekjær. Length: 110 min. International Sales: Autlook Filmsales
Eva Mulvad graduated from the National Film School of Denmark in 2001. Since 1997 she has been directing documentary formats for the internet streaming service DR TV. In 2006 she won the IDFA Silver Wolf Award and the World Cinema Jury Prize in Sundance for ENEMIES OF HAPPINESS as well as the WIFT (Women in Film and TV) Young Talent Award.
A MODERN MAN, DK, D 2017, 85 Min
THE GOOD LIFE, DK 2010, 83 Min
ENEMIES OF HAPPINESS, DK 2006, 58 Min