Heartbeating cinema

Chilean movie continues to pick up accolades in Europe

“Volantín Cortao” won its latest prize at the prestigious Toulouse Film Festival and will have a special screening in Santiago this week.

Monday, March 24, 2014 ‘Volantín Cortao’ is the latest Chilean film to garner praise and awards on the international festiv Category: Daily life - Film

Visual poetry

Renowned Chilean director reveals plans for Pablo Neruda biopic

Pablo Larraín’s next film will be a portrait of Chile’s Nobel Prize-winning literary son, focusing on his poetry and his political career.

Monday, March 10, 2014 Pablo Neruda continues to be a source of inspiration for Chileans decades after his death. Photo by Category: Daily life - Film

Lights, camera, action!

Filming underway in Chile for inspiring ‘33’ movie

Actors and crew arrive in Chile to shoot scenes capturing the heroic rescue of trapped Chilean miners.

Friday, February 07, 2014 Luis Urzúra, left, flanked by President Sebastián Piñera. Urzúra acted as leader of the miners in a Category: Daily life - Film

Film & arts

Valdivia screens Chile’s premiere film festival

The 20th edition of FICValdivia will include special guests, world premieres and the premiere of some unique documentaries that aim to capture the essence of Chile.

Monday, October 07, 2013 Valdivia, located on the confluence of the Calle-Calle, Valdivia and Cau-Cau rivers. Photo by Pablo Category: Daily life - Film

Star power

Gloria hopes to represent Chile at next year’s Oscars

Sebastián Lelio’s acclaimed film submitted by Chile as its entry for the 2014 Academy Awards in the US and the Goyas in Spain.

Friday, October 04, 2013 Paulina Garcia stars in Sebastián Lelio’s Gloria. Photo via Gloria der Film / Facebook Category: Daily life - Film
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