Madeleine McCann disappeared on May, 03 2007.
For the first time this documentary re-enacts the events of that night, a night that hit the news worldwide and grabbed the people's attention for so long.
Gonçalo Amaral, the chief investigator, presents his version of the events and all questions are answered by interviewing the main participants in the story.
Did the witnesses speak the truth?
What are the main inconsistencies?
What did the forensic tests reveal?
Why did Maddie's case reach a dead end?
Experts were consulted, and all scientific and forensic evidence found were thoroughly examined. Investigation material never yet shown is presented.
Two re-enactments at Vila da Luz, shed light on what has happened to Madeleine McCann, that Thursday night, May 3, 2007.
After 27 years on the force, Gonçalo Amaral retired in July 2008 to regain his full freedom of expression about the case, and do his best to help uncover the whole truth and to see justice done.
Based on Gonçalo Amaral book: A Verdade da Mentira - The Truth of the Lie.
Source: Valentim de Carvalho