Andres Wood: Chilean film director

Perhaps Chile's most noteable film director, Andrés Wood, is responsible for a wealth of films including Historias de Fútbol, Machuca, la Buena Vida and La Fiebre del Loco.

Patricio Zamorano: Why do I feel so much pain, Violeta Parra?

Photo: www.violetalapelicula.cl   Why do I feel so much pain, Violeta Parra? Or on how to assess the Chilean film “Violeta went to heaven” on opening night in Washington DC © Patricio Zamorano Translation by chileno and the author. Para la versíon…

Film club: Humanoide no Robot

A short animation by Ignacio Ruiz that was screened at the Short Film Corner at the Cannes film festival.

Film club: Nostalgia de la Luz

Film club: The award-winning Nostalgia de la luz by Chilean director Patricio Guzmán. The Atacama desert is a gateway to the past for astronomers and archaeologists but the desert also holds dark secrets that some Chileans are reluctant to face up to.

Film club review: My Last Round

Octavio is a champion boxer from the south of Chile. But when he meets Hugo, a young and attractive man, everything changes. As their relationship develops, Octavio realises that he cannot box forever. The couple move to Santiago to start afresh but all is not a bed of roses. My Last Round is released on DVD from the 9th of June. Follow @chilenocouk for a free DVD provided by Peccadillo Pictures.

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.

Film club: Esperar

Film club is all about celebrating Chilean film in all its forms. From shorts, to animation, documentary and full length features and classics. To kick off, we have a love triangle short from Nicolás Rojas called Esperar.

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.

Film club: Violeta se fue a los cielos

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 - Andres Wood's biopic of Chilean folk legend Violeta Parra.

Film club: El bienestar de Julio

Film Club Film club is all about celebrating Chilean film in all its forms. From shorts, to animation, documentary and full length features and classics. . Details Title: El bienestar de Julio Director: Pablo Arias Daud Year: 2012 Country: Chile…