Pray the Devil Back to Hell

Pray the Devil Back to Hell
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Pray the Devil Back to Hell
USA, 2008, 86 Minute Running Time
Topics: African Interest, Documentary
Programs: Best of the Fest, True Stories
Language: English

Awards: Winner Best Documentary, Tribeca Film Festival

Pray the Devil Back to Hell is the moving account of the women of Liberia who, after decades of watching their families slaughtered by bloodthirsty warlords, banded together for peace. With personal interviews and archival footage, Gini Reticker's stunning documentary serves as a testament to humanity's best in the face of humanity's worst.

DIRECTOR: Gini Reticker
Producer: Abigail E. Disney
Editor: Kate Taverna
Cinematographer: Kirsten Johnson
Music: Blake Levh
Principal Cast: With: Leymah Gbowee, Etweda "Sugars" Cooper, Vaiba Flomo, Asatu Kenneth, Janet Johnson-Bryant
Filmography: New School Order (1997), The Heart of the Matter (1994)

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