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Chronicle of an Escape

Rating:R (for brutality and torture, nudity and language)
Genre:Suspense/Thriller
Release Date:November 30, 2007
Running time:104 minutes
Cast:Nazareno Casero, Rodrigo De la Serna, Pablo Echarri, Lautaro Delgado, Matías Marmorato
Director:Adrian Caetano
Producer:Óscar Kramer, Hugo Sigman
Writer:Esteban Student, Adrian Caetano
Distributor:IFC First Take

Web Site: http://www.cronicadeunafuga.com/

Description: Buenos Aires, 1977. A task force working for the fascist Argentine military government kidnaps Claudio Tamburrini, goalkeeper of a B-league soccer team, and takes him to a clandestine detention center known as Sere Mansion--a forbidding old building in the suburban neighborhood of Moron. Claudio enters a living hell of interrogations, beatings, humiliations and betrayals. A nightmare world of arbitrary lunatic rules and relentless violence, mental and physical. Alongside other young detainees, he battles to survive while awaiting his fate to be decided. After four months of imprisonment, with execution looking certain, Claudio and three other prisoners make their desperate move. Forcing open a window in the middle of a thunderstorm, completely naked, they jump into the void. Their flight into the future begins.

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