Sheffield DocFest returns for its 29th edition from 23-28 June in Sheffield and online, and features a number of Latin American documentaries under new Head of Programmes, Raul Niño Zambrano.
REVIEW ‘The Mole Agent’: An Unusual and Stylish Documentary about the Dilemma of Care and Dignity in Old Age
This article was originally published by Sounds and Colours’s partner, Latin America Bureau. You can read the original here. Award-winning Chilean documentary filmmaker Maite Alberdi’s new documentary The Mole Agent (2020), which premiered at Sundance Film Festival, has been met with... Read Article
Chronicle of a Student’s Death: Winning Film at Chile’s FIDOCS Documentary Festival Looks at 2011 Police Killing
First, the disclaimer. I have not seen the film I write about here, nor had I even heard of it until a few days ago. But I was living in Chile at the time of the event that... Read Article
REVIEW Where The Condors Fly
If you asked me to name the world’s great wildernesses, the first three to come to mind would be Patagonia, Siberia and round the back of Sainsbury’s in Harrow, where in a previous life I had to spend... Read Article
The great split that carves through Chilean society is laid bare and brought to the surface in the documentary La Muerte de Pinochet (The Death of Pinochet), a film that depicts the different reactions to the news of... Read Article