In this tense and immersive tour de force, audiences are taken directly into the line of fire between powerful, opposing Peruvian leaders who will stop at nothing to keep their respective goals intact.
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Structurally, the film was not the strongest but the importance of the subject matter overrode that weakness. I was sad to read that the US government encouraged the Peruvian government to confront the protesters and is therefore, in my opinion, partly responsible for the tragedy.