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Four Days in September
Original title: O Que é Isso, Companheiro?
Genre: Drama Year 1997 Rating: R
Duration: 117 min Country: Brazil, USA
Direction: Bruno Barreto
Production: Lucy Barreto, Luiz Carlos Barreto, Mary Ann Braubach
Script: fernando Gabeira, Leopoldo Serran
Cast: Alan Arkin, Pedro Cardoso, Fernanda Torres, Luiz Fernando Guimarães, Cláudia Abreu, Nelson Dantas, Matheus Nachtergaele, Marco Ricca, Maurício Gonçalves, Caio Junqueira, Selton Mello, Eduardo Moscovis, Fernanda Montenegro
The movie is: Disruptive, Genuine, Idealistic, Instructive, Intense, Tragic
Profile: Based on true events, Conflict, Festivals, Political
About: Crime, Death, Dictatorship, Encounters, Jail / Prison, Justice, Leaders, Politics, Protests, Relationship, Violence
Origin: Brazilian, Latin American
Synopsis Fernando, a journalist, and his friend César join terrorist group MR8 in order to fight Brazilian dictatorial regime during the late sixties. Cesare, however, is wounded and captured during a bank hold up. Fernando then decides to kidnap the American ambassador in Brazil and ask for the release of fifteen political prisoners in exchange for his life.