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.



revolution, ambassador [political], kidnapping, torture