52nd edition

La Batalla De Chile : El Golpe De Estado

Fortnight 1976, Feature film, 1h30


What happened in Chile in 1973 was decisive not only for the Chilean’s people history, but but also for the history of a large part of the world.
On eptembre 11, 1973 the Popular government is overthrown. President Allende’s body riddled with bullets symbolizes the death of the democratic and liberal system, the definitive destruction of the State system that was in place in Chile since the XIXth century.
Patricio GUZMAN


Jorge Müller

Pedro Chaskel


Production : EQUIPO TERCER ANO avec la collaboration de CHRIS MARKER et de l’ICAIC (Instituto Cubano des Arte e Industria Cinematograficos)

Title in Original Version : La Bataille Du Chili : Coup D'état