Last Days of the Victim

Last Days of the Victim (Spanish: Últimos días de la víctima) is a 1982 Argentine crime thriller film directed by Adolfo Aristarain and starring Federico Luppi.[1] It was written by Aristarain and José Pablo Feinmann, and based on Feinmann's classic novel of the same name. The film was selected as the Argentine entry for the Best Foreign Language Film at the 55th Academy Awards, but was not accepted as a nominee.[2]

Last Days of the Victim
Directed byAdolfo Aristarain
Produced byHéctor Olivera
Luis Osvaldo Repetto
Written byAdolfo Aristarain
José Pablo Feinmann
Based onLast Days of the Victim
by José Pablo Feinmann
StarringFederico Luppi
Soledad Silveyra
Ulises Dumont
Julio De Grazia
Music byEmilio Kauderer
CinematographyHoracio Maira
Edited byEduardo López
Distributed byAries Cinematográfica Argentina
Release date
  • 8 April 1982 (1982-04-08)
Running time
90 minutes


Mendizábal, a professional hitman, is ordered by his anonymous client to spy and murder a wealthy man. But while in his precise and obsessive pursuit, Mendizábal slowly realizes he is being part of a mysterious game of cat and mouse, which itself is tied to a chain of many personal interests.


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  1. ^ "Los últimos días de la víctima". Bafici. Retrieved 13 October 2013. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ Margaret Herrick Library, Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

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