Life Is Sacred

Andreas Dalsgaard, Denmark, 2015

104 min.DK/Documentary

The fearless Colombian philosopher-politician-teacher Antanas Mockus and his followers struggle for peace in a country with the longest running internal conflict in the world. This is a story about 4 years and a life time that changed a country. And how learning to lose patiently might make you win.
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Original title Life Is Sacred
Danish title Life Is Sacred
Keywords Mockus, Antanas, Columbia, Corruption, Drug cartels, Activists, Crime, Politics, Idealism
Director Andreas Dalsgaard
Co-director Nicolas Nørgaard Staffolani, Viviana Gómez Echeverry
Producer Signe Byrge Sørensen, Anne Köhncke
Director of Photography Ross McDonnell, Viviana Gómez Echeverry, Andreas Dalsgaard
Editor Janus Billeskov Jansen, Helge Billing, Søren B. Ebbe, Nicolas Nørgaard Staffolani, Estephan Wagner
Composer Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen
Appearance Antanas Mockus, Katherin Miranda
Production country Denmark
International sales Cinephil - Philippa Kowarsky Production Ltd.
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Production company Final Cut for Real ApS
Co-production Sant & Usant, Savage Productions, Elk Film, Lambic Dream Films, Tour de Force
With support from Det Danske Filminstitut, Fritt Ord, Undervisningsministeriet, Danske Filminstruktører
In collaboration with DR, SVT, NRK, The Irish Film Board


Direction Andreas Dalsgaard
Co-director Nicolas Nørgaard Staffolani
Co-director Viviana Gómez Echeverry


Producer Signe Byrge Sørensen
Producer Anne Köhncke
Executive producer Danny Glover
Executive producer Joslyn Barnes
Executive producer Waël Kabbani
Executive producer Rory Gilmartin
Co-producer Anita Rehoff Larsen
Co-producer Tone Grøttjord-Glenne
Co-producer John Keville
Co-producer Conor Barry
Co-producer Andreas Dalsgaard
Co-producer Sune Lolk
Associate producer Anders Vadgaard Christensen


Cinematographer Ross McDonnell
Cinematographer Viviana Gómez Echeverry
Cinematographer Andreas Dalsgaard


Editor Janus Billeskov Jansen
Editor Helge Billing
Editor Søren B. Ebbe
Editor Nicolas Nørgaard Staffolani
Editor Estephan Wagner


Composer Kristian Selin Eidnes Andersen


Appearance Antanas Mockus
Appearance Katherin Miranda

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