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…

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.

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.

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: Te creís la más linda (pero erís la más puta)

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. This week we have Te creís la más linda (you think you're so hot) from Ché Sandoval. Enjoy!

Pablo Larraín’s “No” picks up top prize at Cannes

In the Director's fortnight section of the Cannes film festival 2012, Pablo Larrain's "No" picks up the Art Cinema prize, the top award in the Director's section.  

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.

Looking at the stars from Chile

This film follows the ancient cycle of sunset, to night, to sunrise. A continuous loop of perpetual movement that has been unbroken since the dawn of time, and the only true constant in our lives.

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: Humanoide no Robot

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