Chile, Obstinate Memory


58m 1998

Brief Synopsis

Documentary that follows Guzman as he returns to the topic he explored in "The Battle of Chile." Survivors who were close to the democratic regime of Savador Allende are interviewed for their recollection of friends and relatives who have "disappeared."

Film Details

Also Known As
Chile, La Memoria Obstinada, Obstinate Memory
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Documentary
Release Date
1998

Technical Specs

Duration
58m

Synopsis

Documentary that follows Guzman as he returns to the topic he explored in "The Battle of Chile." Survivors who were close to the democratic regime of Savador Allende are interviewed for their recollection of friends and relatives who have "disappeared."

Film Details

Also Known As
Chile, La Memoria Obstinada, Obstinate Memory
MPAA Rating
NR
Genre
Documentary
Release Date
1998

Technical Specs

Duration
58m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Winner of the Public Choice award at the 1997 Vue sur les Docs festival in Marseilles, France.

Winner of two 1998 Canadian Independent Documentary Awards, including Best Political Documentary and Best Candian Film from the Canadian National Film Board.

Released in United States Fall September 9, 1998

Released in United States September 9, 1998

Released in New York City (Film Forum) as part of feature-length presentation with the 91-minute second part of Patricio Guzman's earlier feature episodic documentary "The Battle of Chile: Part II" (Chile/Cuba/1976).

Shown at Los Angeles International Latino Film Festival October 2-11, 1998.

Shown at San Francisco International Film Festival April 23 - May 7, 1998.

Shown at Seattle International Film Festival May 21 - June 14, 1998.

Shown at St Louis International Film Festival October 29 - November 8, 1998.

Shown at Sundance Film Festival (World Cinema) in Park City, Utah January 15-25, 1998.

Shown at Toronto International Film Festival (Real to Reel) September 4-13, 1997.

Shown at Vue sur les Docs Festival in Marseilles, France, June 1997.

35mm

c Astraltech

Dolby

dialogue Spanish

rtg MPAA NONE

Released in United States Fall September 9, 1998

Released in United States September 9, 1998 (Film Forum; New York City)