Documentaries: a mirror in motion

The prolific production of Chilean filmmakers points to a genre in full bloom. A sampling of works have been presented during the Santiago International Film Festival and a project is underway for cataloguing, protecting and disseminating such films, which already number a thousand titles.


Raul Ruiz

A cult filmmaker with over 200 movies to his name, he has filmed works ranging from low-budget underground movies to super-productions with stars like Marcello Mastroianni and Catherine Deneuve.

Raúl Ruiz

City of Cartagena

The Cartagena Heritage Route invites you to get to know this interesting resort city and walk around its streets that climb hills and skirt ravines that finally lead to the sea and the beautiful, wide beaches that are typical of the central Chilean coastline.