United Kingdom: September 16 2016
Ranking: 2,234 out of 15,447 movies (up 495)
'The Clan', is a movie based on real events directed by Pablo Trapero and starring Guillermo Francella, Peter Lanzani, Antonia Bengoechea and Gaston Cocchiarale, tells the story of the Puccios, a respected family that made kidnapping and murder their way of life. The patriarch , Archimedes Puccio (Guillermo Francella), it's the one tan makes the plans while the eldest son Alejandro Puccio (Peter Lanzani) uses his popularity to identify potential candidates. The film, which is set in the early 80s, was the ambition of Trapero "from the time he started studying film" and is based on testimonies of friends and family who decided to speak. It was selected to be screened in the main competition section of the 72nd Venice International Film Festiva where Pablo Trapero won the Silver Lion.