24.9. - 3.10.2020

Machuca Spain, Chile, France, United Kingdom 2003 | 120 min | OV | | FF 2004

Andrés Wood

ANDRÉS WOOD (*1965) studied economics in Chile and film production in New York. His films are box-office hits in Chile and highly praised at international film festivals. His film Machuca was shown at FILMFEST HAMBURG 2004.

rated for 0 + years
Chilean director Andrés Wood tells the story of an exceptional friendship set against the backdrop of the 1973 military coup in Chile: Gonzalo and Pedro are eleven years old – one of them is from a wealthy district, the other from an illegal poor quarter. While Pedro and Gonzaloare gradually overcoming their differences, their country is faced with the greatest political upheaval in its history. An exceptionally moving film.
Orig. Title: Machuca
Filmtype: Fiction Feature
Original language: Spanish
Director: Andrés Wood
Screenplay: Roberto Brodsky, Mamoun Hassan
Cast: Matías Quer, Ariel Mateluna, Manuela Martelli, Aline Küppenheim
Producer: Gerardo Herrero,Andrés Wood
Sprachfassung: OV
Music: José Miguel Miranda, José Miguel Tobar
Director of Photography: Miguel J. Uttín
Production Design: Rodrigo Bazaes
Editor: Fernando Pardo
Commissioning Editor:
Format: 35 mm
German Distributor:
World Sales: Massimo Saidel, Calle Veneras 9- 6°, Madrid, Spain, Tel: +34 915448 8877, Fax: +34 91548 8878, e-mail:
Production: Tornasol Films, Calle Veneras 9, 7°, 28013 Madrid, Spain, Tel: +34 91542 9564, Fax: +34 91542 8710, e-mail:


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