The Judge and the General Poster

Release Date: June 30th, 2008

DVD Release Date: November 11th, 2008

Not Yet Rated|1 hr 24 min

Plot Summary
In this documentary about a nation's emergence from political repression, Chilean Judge Juan Guzmán looks into mysterious deaths apparently committed by supporters of ex-dictator Augusto Pinochet. After seizing power in 1973, Pinochet rules Chile for more than 15 years, his tenure marked by the disappearance of countless political opponents. Guzmán, a former backer of the Pinochet government, ultimately uncovers painful details about his country's recent history.

Director: Elizabeth Farnsworth, Patricio Leverton

Genres: Documentary

Keywords: 1990s, 2000s, Intense, Judge, Transformation, Gripping, Investigation, Quest, 1970s, Fascinating, 1980s