Lamarca (1994)

Genres - Adventure  |   Sub-Genres - Biopic [feature], Docudrama  |   Run Time - 129 min.  |   Countries - Brazil  |  
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This Brazilian film, set over a nine month period between December 1970 and September 1971, chronicles the true story the hunt for Carlos Lamarca, the military renegade and leader of a revolutionary group that in 1970 kidnapped a Swiss ambassador to Brazil. Following the kidnapping, the revolutionaries were individually hunted down, killed or tortured as the authorities searched the jungles of the Bahia region in search of Lamarca.

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revolution, ambassador [political], kidnapping, torture