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Chilean Documentaries

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Solitary Land

in Chilean Documentaries

Taking a different path than most documentaries about Easter Island, Tiziana Panizza’s Solitary Land (Tierra Sola) focuses on its inhabitants, those made of flesh rather than its iconic stone figures. Using footage from more than 30 documentaries in various languages from different eras – some dating back to the 30’s – and sources – explorers, anthropologists, tourists, locals – the […]

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The Woman and the Passenger

The Woman and the Passenger

in Chilean Documentaries

A documentary from Chile, The Woman and the Passenger gives us a candid look at sex and love through the eyes of a group of maids working in a Santiago sex hotel. Directed by two women, Valentina Mac-Pherson and Patricia Correa, this is a lighthearted, allegoric work that avoids being voyeuristic despite its somewhat provocative setting. After having themselves worked a […]

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