Drama Movies:

The Official Story

Classification

Mature

Mature

Suitable for mature persons.

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

'The Official Story' is the true account of a woman faced with the hardest choice she could make - to live a lie or to risk tearing apart her own life and family.


An aristocratic Buenos Aires high school teacher and mother of an adopted 5 year old girl begins to suspect her daughter may have been born to one of Argentina's thousands of missing people (Los Desaparecidos) who disappeared while the nation was in the grip of a junta (1976-1983).

Whereas filming began in 1983 (the same year the military dictatorship ended), the production was cancelled due to the threats received by the crew and Analia Castro's family. However, the film's production resumed in secret until the project was eventually completed for release in 1985. Their efforts were rewarded when 'La Historia Oficial' became the first Argentinean film to collect the Academy Award for Best Foreign Language Film in 1986.


Release date Australia
May 18th, 2005
Movie Format
  • DVD
DVD Region
  • Region 4
Edition
  • Standard Edition
Aspect Ratio
  • 1.85 : 1
Director
Language
Spanish
Length (Minutes)
117
Subtitles
English
Genre
  • Drama
UPC
9322225032804
Product ID
1470731

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help