BENT is the film adaptation of Martin Sherman's award-winning stage play. Framed by the decadence and terror of fascist Germany, it is a moving tribute to the power of love.Clive Owen stars as Max, a dilettante in Berlin's burlesque clubs who is openly gay. On the night of the Long Knives, Max suddenly finds himself on the run, an enemy of the state. He turns to friends and family for help, but he is destined for a concentration camp. Within the confines of the camp, Max meets and falls for Horst (Lothaire Bluteau, Jesus of Montreal). Amidst the horror or their existence, their secret affair will set them free.