My Imaginary Country

Opened Friday, September 23, 2022

SHOWTIMES AT IFC CENTER

One day, without warning, a revolution exploded. It was the event that master documentarian Patricio Guzmán had been waiting for all his life: a million and a half people in the streets of Santiago, Chile, demanding justice, education, health care, and a new constitution to replace the strident rules imposed on the country during the Pinochet military dictatorship. Urgent and inspired, MY IMAGINARY COUNTRY features harrowing front-line protest footage and interviews with dynamic activist leaders and powerfully connects Chile’s complex, bloody history to contemporary revolutionary social movements and the election of a new president.

  • Country Chile
  • Language In Spanish with English subtitles
  • Running Time 83 minutes
  • Format DCP
  • Distributor Icarus Films
  • Director Patricio Guzmán
  • Accessibility Assistive Listening, T-Coil

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