May 3, 2023
April left us with thousands of news you can’t miss. This month showed once again the talent and quality of the Chilean film industry, which continues to gain recognition and prestige in the international arena.
Before starting May and kicking off the great peak that the industry will experience in Cannes, we invite you to read this monthly summary so that you do not miss out on any details.
Heard about everything that happened this month? If you missed a few things, here’s the perfect recap to not miss any detail.
This month we prepare to take one of the most important journeys of the year. Cannes is just a few days away, an instance where we annually launch our international catalogue – which this year will surprise the world with its new venture – we will have a delegation of more than 50 Chileans at the Marché du film and great presence at the festival.
We keep adding new achievements! Chile’s remarkable passage through festivals, markets and international laboratories has been crucial to promote the new projects of the national audiovisual.
This month Chile excelled at the Platino Awards and other meetings around the world:
Month by month we reach out and talk to new and grand professionals of the sector.
Relive our top interviews of the month here:
Simón Bucher, Claudia Saldivia and Amanda Rivera, are the directors behind the film El Festín de las bestias, the one chilean short film that will be part of Graduation Films de Annecy, one of the most important animation film festivals of the world.
The story tells for 8 minutes, the dystopian world of a creature attending a meal by a magical refrigerator with a macabre result.
The short film directed by the three students of the audiovisual directing career has the support of great professionals of Chilean animation such as Pablo Cuturrufo (The Phantom Touch, 2022) from production, Niles Atallah (Rey , 2017) and Joaquin Cociña (Bones, 2021) as professors.