NYC PREMIERE The film opens with a desperate man in Tehran telling the camera, “I’m not sure if, tomorrow, I’ll be dead or alive.” This is Sahand, who has been in a long-term adulterous relationship with Leila, despite Iran’s threat of the death penalty for infidelity. Now, the couple is fleeing the country with Mani, their four-year-old love child. Danish filmmaker Eva Mulvad follows their journey for seven years as their love holds them together throughout an epic drama.
Dec 31, 1969 19:00 PM
Director Eva Mulvad