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El chacal de Nahueltoro

Miguel Littin Chile, 1969

francisca bacon's rating of the film Jackal of Nahueltoro

3,5 A man commits an abominable crime and in the months before the execution his transformation from nonentity to literate + useful citizen is publicized with the sensation due to a monkey that has learned computing. Amazed, society revels in the revelation it can both bestialize, driving someone to point-of-no-return despair, and tame the inner beast, all the time fondling alcohol as a pet means to keep the cauldron