Sicario - Room 164

Sicario - Room 164

Nájemný vrah - pokoj 164

Script: Gianfranco Rosi, Ch. Bowden
Photography: Gianfranco Rosi
Editing: J. Quadri
Sound: D. Vieillard
Music: A. Spector
Color: Colour
Language: Spanish
Synopsis

1 job 2 kill someone 3 Charles Bowden's "Sicario" 4 Juárez, city of death 5 minimalist study of maximum violence 6 murderer's face remains hidden throughout film 7 corruption is everywhere (murderer is former policeman) 8 here, murders are often approved by local politicians 9 tales of murder, torture, kidnapping, in one long monologue 10 a man who rejects all ethical conventions, rules, and values

This film, shot in a motel room on the border between the United States and Mexico, presents a portrait of a hit man for the drug cartels, a specialist in torture and kidnapping who has killed hundreds of people.

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Festival edition: 2010
Sections: Opus bonum
Exhibition format: DigiBeta PAL

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