The Long Night of Francisco Sanctis (La larga noche de Francisco Sanctis) Reviews

August 24, 2017
It's a long night all right, though it may have been longer for me than for him.
August 8, 2017
Young writer-directors Andrea Testa and Francisco Marquez shrewdly use their Average Joe protagonist to explore questions of (feigned) political disinterest and civil responsibility under a repressive dictatorship.
August 8, 2017
A dark journey of the soul constitutes The Long Night of Francisco Sanctis, the atmosphere-driven, haunting feature debut of co-directors Andrea Testa and Francisco Mrquez.
December 5, 2017
... the film by Andrea Testa and Francisco Mrquez allows another look, not only to the story from which they drew the inner voice of the protagonist... but to the drama that explodes in the life of this ordinary man. [Full review in Spanish]
August 24, 2017
Existential drama about a one-time radical now settled into a middle-class life-style being summoned to carry out a selfless task that might destroy everything he treasures, including his life.
August 8, 2017
The film interrogates what it means to stay on the sidelines during a military government and asks whether such a stance is possible.