There is No Evil
Language: Farsi with English subtitles
Director: Mohammad Rasoulof
Cast: Kaveh Ahangar, Mahtab Servati, Baran Rasoulof
Distributor: Kino Lorber
Working in defiance of a lifelong ban on filmmaking, dissident director Mohammad Rasoulof delivers a piercing drama about a subject he knows well the costs of living under a repressive, brutal government. Winner of the Golden Bear, the top prize at the Berlin Film Festival, There Is No Evil is a film in four chapters, each telling a different story related to the death penalty in contemporary Iran.
"Pulses with humor, romance and life. Rasoulof has turned filmmaking into an act of resistance every tale breathes." -Justin Chang, Los Angeles Times