Tagged Chile


American Babylon

eptember 11, 1973, “El Once” (the 11th), is a branding I was born with. For most Chileans, especially those exiled by the regime of Augusto Pinochet, that date is a painful divider, the end of many dreams and the beginning of something terrible. Yet, it is also, in many ways, the reason I exist. So…


Canto a lo Poeta

A documentary about La paya, a deeply rooted style of improvisational singing that has been popular for hundreds of years in rural Chile, and the singer-poets keeping the tradition alive today. Canto a lo Poeta es un documental que explora las raíces e história de una de las tradiciones orales más originales y ricas del…

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