Gaming life

Festigame brings a playable look at top video games to Chile

From costume contests to sneak peeks at the new Playstation 4 and FIFA 14, the gaming festival had something for each one of its more than 40,000 attendees.

Thursday, August 22, 2013 Attendees fill Estación Mapocho on the final day of Festigame 2013. Photo by Jay Balagna / This is C Category: Entertainment - Daily life


Young movie stars on filming Chilean thriller Magic Magic

Juno Temple and Michael Cera, the stars of Chilean filmmaker's new Magic, Magic, open up about culture shock and Chilenismos.

Tuesday, June 18, 2013 Magic, Magic, set at Chile’s Lago Ranco, debuted at Cannes 2013. Photo by Magic, Magic / Facebook. Category: Entertainment

Movies and cinema

Chilean film company greenlights ‘Young and Wild’ follow up

Fabula, the producers behind Oscar nominated ‘No’, teams up with Sundance Lab winner Marialy Rivas, of ‘Joven y Alocada’ fame, on new project ‘La Princesita’.

Wednesday, January 30, 2013 The erotic ‘Joven y Alocada’, set in Chile, was a hit at Sundance 2012. Photo courtesy of Joven y Al Category: Daily life - Entertainment

Best of the year

Two Chilean bands on ‘Top 10 Latin Alternative Albums Of 2012’

Albums from Ana Tijoux and Astro impress the hosts of Alt.Latino, one of the United States’ most popular Latin American music radio shows. 

Thursday, January 17, 2013 A performance by Ana Tijoux. Photo by Shorizo izo. Category: Daily life - Entertainment - Music

Concerts and entertainment

New amphitheater heading to Chile’s capital

The state-of-the-art venue will hold 8,000 people and will be located in Plaza de Maipú in southwestern Santiago. 

Tuesday, January 08, 2013 Movistar Arena is Santiago’s biggest amphitheater. Photo courtesy of Moviestar Arena/Facebook. Category: Daily life - Entertainment
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