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The Black Pimpernel

Director: Ulf Hultberg
Denmark/Mexico/Sweden (2007)
Audio: English
Subtitles: Japanese
100 min.
Genre: Fiction

c 2007 Black Pimpernel Aps

The film is about Harald Edelstam, Sweden’s ambassador to Chile, who after the military coup of Augusto Pinochet in 1973, managed to save the lives of more than 1,300 people by taking them to his embassy and transporting them to Sweden. What drove him, and what price did he end up paying for his total commitment?

  • - Venue -
  • Wednesday, 25th June 17:30 Istituto Italiano di Cultura di Tokyo

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