Recently retired, former criminal court investigator Benjamin Esposito (Ricardo Darin) decides to write a novel based on a twenty-five year old case which still haunts himGÇöthe unresolved rape and murder of a young bride. Sharing his manuscript with Irene (Soledad Villamil), the beautiful woman who was his superior during the investigation, Benjamin cannot shake his memories from a quarter of a century earlierGÇöof the camaraderie with his partner Sandoval, his growing feelings for Irene, and the general unease of life under military dictatorship. But BenjaminGÇÖs search for the truth puts him at the center of a judicial nightmare, as the enormity of the crime continues to unfold in the present, testing the limits of a man seeking justice and personal fulfillment at last. With The Secret In Their Eyes, Argentinean writer-director-editor Juan Jose Campanella has created a multi-layered and poignant thriller interweaving the personal lives of a state prosecution investigator and a judge, with a manhunt spanning twenty five years.
The Secret in Their Eyes
A crime. A secret. A love. All your best-kept secrets are about to be discovered.