(Portugal, 2007, 108 minutes)

A college professor recognises the policeman who tortured him and killed a friend 40 years earlier and kidnaps him to uncover the truth. Dismal would-be thriller whose solid premise is completely wasted through flashy handling of a poorly constructed script.

A Castello Lopes Multimedia release of a Stopline Films production, in co-production with TVI and Cinemate, with the support of ICAM. Starring Júlio César, Alexandra Lencastre, Fernanda Serrano, José Eduardo, Carlos Santos, Henrique Viana; with the special participation of Simone de Oliveira. Directed and produced by Leonel Vieira; screenplay by João Nunes, based on a story by Izaías Almeida; music by Nuno Maló; director of photography (colour, widescreen), José António Loureiro; art director, João Martins; costume designer, Isabel Quadros; film editor, Pedro Ribeiro.


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