Scene from the film One or Two Questions
Scene from the film One or Two Questions
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One or Two Questions

  • Germany
  • Uruguay
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In 1986, the Uruguayan Parliament passed a law granting amnesty for all crimes and human rights violations committed by the military and police during the dictatorship (1973-85). This law of impunity prevented the clarification demanded by the relatives of those who had disappeared and been murdered by the former regime. A public initiative arose calling for a referendum in which the law be subject to the vote of the people.

Unas preguntas uses U-matic footage, mostly of interviews recorded on the streets of Uruguay between 1987 and 1989, to present a time capsule of the period. The result is a multifaceted reflection of the country and its inhabitants in which the values of democracy – such as peace, justice, and equality – are continually questioned and re-explored.

French and German subtitles are available only in the Full HD format for download.


  • Original Title
    Unas preguntas
  • Direction
  • Screenplay
    Kristina Konrad
  • Cinematography
    Kristina Konrad
  • Editing
    René Frölke
  • Sound
    María Barhoum, Graciela Salsamendi
  • Runtime
    237 min (91+ min.)
  • Year
  • Country
    • Germany
    • Uruguay
  • Format
    • Colour
  • Production
  • Festivals
    • 68 Berlinale/Forum 2018
    • Cinéma du réel, Paris 2018
    • 20 Bafici, Buenos Aires 2018
    • 36 Festival Internacional de Cine, Montevideo/Uruguay 2018
    • Lincoln Center: The Art of the Real 2018
    • Olhar de Cinema, Festival Inter. de Curitiba, Brazil 2018
    • Sheffield DocFest 2018
    • ICA Art London 2018
    • BlackCanvas, Mexico 2018
    • Doclisboa 2018
    • Duisburger Filmwoche 2018
    • RIDM Montréal 2018
    • 35 Torino Film Festival 2018
    • TRANSCINEMA Festival Internacional de Cine, Lima 2018
  • Awards
    • Special Jury Prize for Internazionale.doc, 35 Torino Film Festival 2018
    • Best Film, TRANSCINEMA Festival Internacional de Cine, Lima 2018 is powered by Doc Alliance, a creative partnership of 7 key European documentary film festivals. Our aim is to advance the documentary genre, support its diversity and promote quality creative documentary films.

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