Night of the Pencils (La Noche de los Lápices) 36 years old

Night of the Pencils

The Night of the Pencils was a series of kidnappings and forced disappearances, followed by the torture, rape, and murder of a number of young students during the last Argentine dictatorship (known as the National Reorganization Process). The kidnappings took place over the course of several days beginning on September 16, 1976.


Night of the Pencils Cast

Name Character
Leonardo Sbaraglia He was 16, now 52 years old as Daniel
Juan Manuel Tenuta He was 62, 89 years old when he died as Rector 'La Legión'
Ana Celentano She was 17, now 53 years old as Delegado asamblea 5
Héctor Bidonde He was 50, now 85 years old as Doctor Falcone
Adriana Salonia She was 17, now 52 years old as María Clara
Lorenzo Quinteros He was 41, 73 years old when he died as Raúl
Francisco Cocuzza as Comisario jefatura (as Franco Cocuzza)
David Gerber He was 63, 86 years old when he died as Rusito
Guillermo Bravo Sosa as Católico
Felipe Méndez as Médico
Angela Ragno as Olga de Ungaro
Carlos Weber as Lobo
Pochi Ducasse as Hedda de Díaz
Andrea Bonelli as Moni
José María Monje He was 19, now 55 years old as Panchito (as José Ma. Monje Berbel)
Esteban Student as Jorge Falcone
Miguel Dedovich He was 50, 75 years old when he died as Teniente Coronel
José Andrada He was 85, now 121 years old as Guardia
Tina Serrano She was 45, now 81 years old as Nelva de Falcone

Night of the Pencils Crew

Name Department
Alejandro Sessa as Associate Producer. He was 58 (70) years old when He died Production
Leonardo Rodríguez Solís as Director of Photography. He was 86 (now 121) years old Camera
Héctor Olivera as Director. He was 55 (now 91) years old Directing
Héctor Olivera as Screenplay. He was 55 (now 91) years old Writing
Fernando Ayala as Producer. He was 66 (77) years old when He died Production
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Night of the Pencils (36 years)

  • Release day: Thursday, September 04, 1986
  • Runtime: 105 minutes