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Gianfranco Rosi


Thursday, December 29 2011

'El Sicario, Room 164': A Narco Executioner's Memories

In El Sicario, Room 164, the self-admitted murderer's face hidden and his hands in motion, the violence is vivid in your mind. Of course, he may be lying.


Monday, June 17 2013

'El Sicario -- Room 164': An Incredible Story, Incredibly Told

According to the sicario, many unrecovered bodies are buried in safe houses, backyards and city buildings, places he can't recall or never knew. He may be lying. And he may not.

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