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El Sicario, room 164

El Sicario, room 164

A Feature film by Gianfranco Rosi

Produced by Les Films d'Ici

Release in France : 28/09/2016

    Synopsis

    In a hotel room on the Mexican-American border sits a sicario, his face shrouded in a black veil. A sicario is a professional killer.

    This individual grew up in poverty and has kidnapped, tortured and murdered for both drug traffickers and governments. Today he relates his twenty years of activity. This movie is a confession based on the article written by Charles Bowden for Harper's Magazine in 2009 entitled "The Sicario".

    Production and distribution (3)

    Executive Producer :

    Les Films d'Ici

    French distribution :

    Météore Films

    Film exports/foreign sales :

    Doc & Film International

    Full credits (2)

    Executive Producer :

    Serge Lalou

    Foreign Producer :

    Gianfranco Rosi

    Technical details

    Feature film

    Genres :

    Documentary

    Coproducer countries :

    France, Italy

    Original French-language productions :

    Unknown

    Production year :

    2010

    French release :

    28/09/2016

    Runtime :

    1 h 20 min

    Current status :

    Approval :

    Aspect ratio :

    1.85

    Audio format :

    Stereo

    Posters (1)

    Director

    Festival Selections (4)

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