Thursday Till Sunday: Award winning Chilean film comes to UK

Chilean filmmaker Dominga Sotomayor talks to Chileno about her directorial debut feature Thursday Till Sunday.

Film club: La Cola de Moebius

A short film by Chilean director Simon Bergman on the impossibility of the Chilean Bureaucracy.

Chilean selection at BAFICI

While there have been rumours that the official selection for Cannes 2012 has been prematurely released, strong denials from Cannes have proved the 'leak' to be false. We will all have to wait patiently for the official announcement that is set to take…

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: 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: Tan lejos como aquí

A young woman recalls the story transmitted to her by her great-grandmother and attempts to retrace the steps that unfold in the story for her younger sister.

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: 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.

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.

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…