About the film
assassination kidnapping dictatorship based on a true story torture
Night of the Pencils
Release Date: September 04, 1986
|Production Companies||:||Aries Cinematográfica Argentina|
|Producers||:||Alejandro Sessa, Fernando Ayala|
|Writers||:||Héctor Olivera, Daniel Kon|
The Night of the Pencils was a series of kidnappings and forced disappearances, followed by the torture, rape, and murder of a number of young students during the last Argentine dictatorship (known as the National Reorganization Process). The kidnappings took place over the course of several days beginning on September 16, 1976.