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State of Siege

State of Siege

cast: Yves Montand, Renato Salvatori, Jacques Weber

year: 1973

colour: yes


director: Costa-Gavras

runtime: 120

Drama/ Thriller In Uruguay in the early 1970s, an official of the US Agency for International Development (a group used as a front for training foreign police in counterinsurgency methods) is kidnapped by a group of urban guerillas. Using his interrogation as a backdrop, the film explores the often brutal consequences of the struggle between Uruguay's government and the leftist Tupamaro guerillas


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