2021 • Starring Roxana Blanco • Directed by Emilio Silva Torres
Documentarian Emilio Silva Torres searches for the people behind the making of ACT OF VIOLENCE IN A YOUNG JOURNALIST, Uruguay's first direct-to-video thriller, a 1980s curio with a cult following. Torres tries to find the mysterious director Manuel Lamas, but can only locate his collaborators, and they don't want to speak on camera. What happened on that film? Are some secrets best left buried?