Chile, Obstinate Memory

Ticketing

Tickets are required for all IU Cinema screenings. You can purchase tickets online and pick them up at the IU Auditorium box office during regular hours or 60 minutes prior to any screening. Learn more about IU Cinema tickets »

Parking

Parking is available near the IU Cinema at the Jordan Avenue Garage (the top level is open to all visitors). If you have an IU parking pass, you can park at surface lots near the IU Auditorium during the week after 5 p.m. Parking is free on weekends. Learn more about IU Cinema parking »

patricio-guzman-01-01Patricio Guzmán: Everything is Memory

SAWYER SEMINARS icon-01Sawyer Seminars: Documentary Media and Historical Transformations

Chile, Obstinate Memory

  • 1997
  • Directed By: Patricio Guzmán
  • Rated Not Rated
  • Documentary
  • 59 Minutes
  1. Thursday, April 13, 2017 6:30 p.m.
Still image from the film Chile, Obstinate Memory
Patricio Guzmán returns to Chile after 25 years, bringing with him a print of The Battle of Chile. Although his landmark documentary had toured the world, it was never seen in Chile itself. The memory of those times was largely barred from the collective consciousness of the Chilean people, and a generation grew up with little historical knowledge of Allende’s “Popular Unity” government, or the military coup that ended it. While survivors reminisce, the younger generation react with a state of shock. Their confusion is palpable. In Spanish with English subtitles. Director Patricio Guzmán is scheduled to be present.  (DigiBeta Presentation)