Film club: Los Debutantes

Part of chileno.co.uk's film club, this week we have Los Debutantes. The film was released in 2003 and tells the story of two brothers who hook up with a dancer in a nightclub.....but her boss is Mr Big of the Santiago club underworld. more »

Ana Tijoux: Vengo

Ana Tijoux's Vengo from her eponymous 2014 album. more »

Enjoy your meal...or else

Enjoy your meal...or else
Chilean Sociologist Ricardo Ayala explores the complex phenomenon that is food, by analysing the changes in eating habits of his compatriots in the context of an ever more rushed modern life and increasing work alienation. more »

Conjoined twins in Chile separated after successful operation

Doctors have separated conjoined twin girls in Chile after a lengthy 18-hour operation. more »

La Hell Gang: Thru Me Again

2014 LP Thru Me Again from Chilean lads La Hell Gang. Yes, they are awesome. more »

In Transit free tickets competition

Win TWO FREE TICKETS to Chilean show In Transit courtesy of Blue Elephant Theatre!  Billed as "One hour. One actor. 27 characters", In Transit is a voyage through the mind of Ella, who has lost all perception of… more »

RIP Ramon Rojas

World record BASE jumper Ramon Rojas passed away recently in a jump accident. Although still very young, maybe he would have wanted to go this way... more »

Film club: Incierto

Film club is all about celebrating Chilean film in all its forms. From shorts, to animation, documentary and full length features and classics. This week, Incierto. Miguel goes in search of a guitar maker called Juan and does some soul-searching on the way. more »

A story for tomorrow

Five weeks exploring Chile. Get out there, have some fun! more »

Valentina Echeverria Moran

I am a Neuroscientist, PhD in Biological Sciences with a strong background in Cellular and Molecular Biology, Biochemistry, Pharmacology and Microbiology. I have dedicated more than 14 years to biomedical research using animal and cellular models of neurological and psychiatric disorders. more »

A new treatment for Alzheimers?

A new treatment for Alzheimers?
Chilean neuroscientist Dr Valentina Echeverria Moran outlines her research on a non-addictive chemical in tobacco that has been shown to reduce memory loss in animal models of Alzheimer's Disease as well as improve symptoms of depression. Based in the U.S. Moran appeals for funding to begin clinical trials in Alzheimer's. more »

Film club: Machuca

Film club is all about celebrating Chilean film in all its forms. From shorts, to animation, documentary and full length features and classics. This week: A classic and possibly the best-known of all Chilean films to date, Machuca. more »

Women's maternal health

The latest study from the MELISA Institute on maternal mortality estimates. more »

My Virtual Journey Through Chile: Baquedano and Santiago

My Virtual Journey Through Chile: Baquedano and Santiago
Isabella the virtual traveller is back and visits Santiago de Chile and Baquedano, where Che Guevara allegedly experienced his ephiphany when talking to some of Latin America's poor. more »

There’s more to Punta Arenas than El Viento (penguins for one)

There’s more to Punta Arenas than El Viento (penguins for one)
We travelled to the windy city of Punta Arenas in Southern Chile. It is in fact the most southerly city in the world. But there is more than climate and geography to Punta Arenas... more »

Editor's pick

Award-Winning Chilean film comes to UK
Chris Moss travels to Patagonia
Camila Moreno: Don't mention the F word
Simeon Tegel on Pinera
Interview with Los Bunkers
Chilean Film Director Andrés Wood
Inti-Illimani: The interview
Just who is Nano Stern?
Interview with The Ganjas!
Ivan Morovic: No1 Chess Grand Master
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