For the second year running, a Chilean film set new attendance for a locally produced pic. Nearly 1 million Chileans went to see this year's draw, "Chacotero Sentimental."
Local directors, producers and talent are clamoring to participate in next season's series of made-for-TV films under production at Television Nacional (TVN). The series "Cuentos Chilenos" (Chilean…
A new wave of pics by film school students is pushing the limits of conservative Chile's censorship laws. "LSD," "Florofilia" and "Historias de Sexo" are just three pics skedded for release this…
The Industria del Cine Porno has made the first porn film to be produced and released legally in Chile.
Chile will launch in October its first Mapuche Film Festival, featuring documentaries and shorts made by or about indigenous tribes in the country.
The storm of controversy over Pedro Almodovar's 1980 pic "Pepi, Luci, Bom y Otras Chicas del Monton" is driving new legislation to eliminate film censorship after more than 30 years.
Chile's Consejo de Califacion (CCC), a government-appointed board that can censor films seeking distribution, recently launched an unprecedented public attack against TV regulators for failing to…
In a secret session, the Chilean Senate approved a new board for Television Nacional (TVN), signaling a new era for the state-run broadcaster. The outgoing board of directors was burdened with the…
When Playboy Channel television arrived in Chile this week, religious groups predicted the locals would multiply like bunnies.
Domestic Film DAILY
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Lucy1Daily:$3.7M Cumulative:$58.1M Universal Pictures -31.20%
Hercules2Daily:$2.6M Cumulative:$39.5M Paramount Pictures -30.84%
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes
Dawn of The Planet of The Apes3Daily:$1.8M Cumulative:$179.0M Fox -26.35%