NO SANCTUARY explores human nature and behavior through the personal lens of those who have been affected by America’s indifference to gun violence. Dylann Roof shot and killed nine African Americans in the historic Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, SC. We explore the lives of these families today and look into a phenomenon known as “the Empathy Gap.

About the Director(s):

Nathan Knox is a 2018 directing graduate of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts School of Filmmaking. Nathan’s passion is to cultivate stories, emotions and ideas of significant impact. NO SANCTUARY is his senior film. Nathan now runs the company he founded - New Horizon Digital Media Production, a media production company dedicated to creating all forms of cinema that inspires philanthropy and humanitarianism.