Jacobo Timerman: Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number


2h 1983

Brief Synopsis

In this dramatization of the story of Argentine newspaper publisher Timerman's experiences and torture in a secret prison, the casting of both Roy Scheider and Liv Ullmann, as Timerman and his wife, raised a good many critical eyebrows and seemed to work against the movie, as did trying to make New

Film Details

Also Known As
Jacobo Timerman: Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number, Prisoner Without a Name
Release Date
1983

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

Synopsis

In this dramatization of the story of Argentine newspaper publisher Timerman's experiences and torture in a secret prison, the casting of both Roy Scheider and Liv Ullmann, as Timerman and his wife, raised a good many critical eyebrows and seemed to work against the movie, as did trying to make New York City and New Jersey, where it was filmed, pass for downtown Buenos Aires and surroundings.

Film Details

Also Known As
Jacobo Timerman: Prisoner Without a Name, Cell Without a Number, Prisoner Without a Name
Release Date
1983

Technical Specs

Duration
2h

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Aired in United States May 22, 1983