Death and the Maiden

Death and the Maiden (1994)

Prepare yourself for the moment of truth.

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A political activist is convinced that her guest is a man who once tortured her for the government.

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  • Sigourney Weaver

    as Paulina Escobar
  • Ben Kingsley

    as Dr. Roberto Miranda
  • Stuart Wilson

    as Gerardo Escobar
  • Krystia Mova

    as Dr. Miranda's Wife
  • Jonathan Vega

    as Dr. Miranda's Son
  • Rodolphe Vega

    as Dr. Miranda's Son
  • Gilberto Cortés

    as String Quartet Player
  • Jorge Cruz

    as String Quartet Player
  • Carlos Moreno

    as String Quartet Player
  • Eduardo Valenzuela

    as String Quartet Player
  • Sergio Ortega Alvarado

    as String Quartet Manager
  • Karen Strassman

    as Elena Galvin (uncredited)
Production Mary Selway Casting
Production Bonnie Timmermann Co-Producer
Sound Wojciech Kilar Original Music Composer
Camera Tonino Delli Colli Director of Photography
Production Patsy Pollock Casting
Directing Roman Polanski Director
Editing Hervé de Luze Editor
Production Thom Mount Producer
Costume & Make-Up Milena Canonero Costume Design
Production Jean-François Lepetit Co-Producer
Writing Rafael Yglesias Screenplay
Art Pierre Guffroy Production Design
Camera Laurent Barès Assistant Camera
Camera Nicola Pecorini Steadicam Operator
Sound Jean-François Auger Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Production Sharon Harel Executive Producer
Production Jane Barclay Executive Producer
Writing Ariel Dorfman Screenplay
Writing Ariel Dorfman Theatre Play
Production Ariel Dorfman Co-Producer
Production Josh Kramer Producer
Production Sergio Gobbi Co-Producer
Directing Sylvette Baudrot Script Supervisor
Art Claude Moesching Art Direction
Crew Yves Blanchard Carpenter
Camera Jean Harnois Camera Operator
Camera Luc Roux Still Photographer
Sound Anne Le Campion Sound Re-Recording Mixer