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The official story = La Historia oficial.

Author: Aída Bortnik; Luis Puenzo
Publisher: Australia : Umbrella Entertainment, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : SpanishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
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An Argentine teacher lives in blissful ignorance of the evils perpetrated by her country's government. Over time, she begins to suspect that her adopted daughter may have been the child of a murdered political prisoner. When she attempts to unearth the truth, her investigation reveals levels of political corruption so abhorrent that the illusions of her past life are irrevocably shattered.
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Genre/Form: Drama
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Aída Bortnik; Luis Puenzo
OCLC Number: 156769431
Language Note: In Spanish (stereo. sound) with subtitles in English.
Notes: Catalogued from container.
Originally released as a motion picture in 1985.
Aspect ratio "full height anamorphic".
Credits: Screenplay, Luis Puenzo and Aida Bortnik ; produced and directed by Luis Puenzo.
Cast: Héctor Alterio, Norma Aleandro, Chunchuna Villafañe, Hugo Arana, Guillermo Battaglia, Chela Ruíz, Patricio Contreras, María Luisa Robledo.
Awards: Academy Awards, Best Foreign Language Film (Argentina), 1986.
Target Audience: M - Suitable for mature audiences 16 years and over. Note: contains violence.
Description: 1 videodisc (109 min.) : sd., col. ; 4 3/4 in.
Details: DVD ; produced for all regions.
Other Titles: Historia oficial

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An Argentine teacher lives in blissful ignorance of the evils perpetrated by her country's government. Over time, she begins to suspect that her adopted daughter may have been the child of a murdered political prisoner. When she attempts to unearth the truth, her investigation reveals levels of political corruption so abhorrent that the illusions of her past life are irrevocably shattered.

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