EL CRIMEN SUPREMO

By Maria BAGNAT

MARIA BAGNAT (INDEPENDENT) - as FIN

Documentary - Completed 2014

Two French nuns, Alice Domon and Duquet Leonnie were kidnapped, tortured and murdered by the military dictatorship that took place in Argentina during 1976 and 1983. The French lawyer Sophie Thonon tells the story of the sinister plan of exterminatio

    • Year of production
    • 2014
    • Genres
    • Documentary
    • Countries
    • ARGENTINA, FRANCE
    • Languages
    • FRENCH, SPANISH, ENGLISH
    • Duration
    • 10 mn
    • Director(s)
    • Maria BAGNAT
    • Writer(s)
    • Maria BAGNAT
    • Synopsis
    • THE SUPREME CRIME, is a short documentary that tells the shocking story of the kidnapping and murder of French nuns Alice Domon and Leonie Duquet during the military dictatorship that took place in Argentina.
      The two nuns, based in Argentina is committed to the struggle of the mothers and relatives of the disappeared who met in secret, in the Church of the Holy Cross of the City of Buenos Aires. Military, Lt. Col. Alfredo Astiz infiltrated the group of relatives who coordinates the brutal operation that kidnap Alice and Leonie, with a group of mothers. This story is narrated by Sophie Thonon, a lawyer for the families of the French nuns. A short documentary that speaks of the terrible actions of the military dictatorships that were part of the Condor Plan deployed in Latin America during the decade of the 1970s.
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