El Vinedo (2000)

Run Time - 87 min.  |   Countries - Chile, Uruguay  |  
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A fictionalized retelling of a real-life 1998 scandal in Uruguay, The Vineyard examines the efforts of Joaquin (Danilo Rodriguez), a hard-boiled journalist, to investigate the disappearance of a lower-class boy from the grounds of a sketchy German-Chilean wine tycoon's estate. Difficulties arise for Joaquin in the form of pressure from his boss, resentment from his neglected girlfriend, and a police cover-up of the events that really took place on the estate.