La AMIGA (1988)

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During the military dictatorship in Argentina in the early 1980's, Maria's son disappears. Unwilling to face the prospect that he has been murdered, Maria campaigns for years, even after the dictatorship is ousted. She remains close to an actress friend who has emigrated to West Germany.

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