Dazed Digital

Santiago / Español


September 23, 2011

A new festival celebrating a decade-long Chilean film retrospective

  • Text by Camilo Salas

Chilean cinema has been successfully growing through the years. It started in the first decade of the 20th Century but wasn't until the 70s when the Chilean film industry was born. A dip in the 90s saw only a few movies being made, contrasting with the last decade, where a mass of films were released theatrically, local, Chilean movies across all genres - such as the upcoming highlights of this new film festival, "Machuca" from Andres Wood or "Sábado" directed by Matias Bize.

From September 21 to October 3, the La Moneda Palace Cultural Center (located under the national government palace, La Moneda) is hosting a retrospective of Chilean cinema made from 2000 to 2010.

The festival is called ChileNcine and will show 90 films, from fiction to documentary, with seven daily premieres.

Check out the full program and venues on the website

+ Share This Article Facebook Twitter
More From Santiago


Santiago / Film

Marialy Rivas

The prodigious young Chilean filmmaker and her critically acclaimed debut feature Young & Wild

fernando milagros

Santiago / Music

Lollapalooza: Fernando Milagros

We get the inside scoop on what our favourite Chilean acts think about the about the major music festival's Santiago outpost


Santiago / Culture

Gran Avenida

Journalist Ignacio Franzani hosts the latest show on Chile's public TV channel exploring real life Santiago streets


Santiago / Fashion

Raíz Diseño

The upcoming event that looks to raise creativity within Chilean fashion

All ParisTokyoMoscowRomeMunichDubaiShanghaiSantiago